Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for SDLC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SDLC over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 50 71
Rank change year-on-year -13 +21 -19
Contract jobs citing SDLC 10 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.20% 1.21% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.47% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 6
Coventry median daily rate £600 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.47% -15.00% -
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £378 £388
% change year-on-year +19.21% -2.58% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.71 - -

SDLC is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 700 546 841
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 83.93% 82.48% 87.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 368 549
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £279 £213 £300
90th Percentile £575 £531 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 31 19
Coventry median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.95% +40.00% -21.05%
10th Percentile £12.40 £11.25 £11.15
90th Percentile £40.75 £41.50 £39.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £22.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -31.82% +22.22% -18.18%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Coventry

SDLC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SDLC in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for SDLC in Coventry

SDLC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Coventry over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SDLC in Coventry

SDLC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC in Coventry.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SDLC in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SDLC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (40.00%) GitLab
3 4 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (40.00%) SIEM
3 4 (40.00%) Office 365
3 4 (40.00%) GitHub
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (40.00%) OAuth2
3 4 (40.00%) SABSA
3 4 (40.00%) PaaS
3 4 (40.00%) OAuth
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (40.00%) PKI
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) GCP
3 4 (40.00%) CISSP
3 4 (40.00%) SAML
3 4 (40.00%) CISM
3 4 (40.00%) Identity Management
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (40.00%) Cryptography

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) GitHub
2 4 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 4 (40.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) GitLab
2 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) GoCD
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Information Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Security Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Security Solutions Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) OAuth
1 4 (40.00%) OAuth2
1 4 (40.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (40.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (40.00%) Cryptography
3 4 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (40.00%) Identity Management
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Internal Audit
3 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Privileged Identity Management
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) SABSA
3 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) SIEM
3 4 (40.00%) Threat Management
3 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Case Management
5 2 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CEH
1 4 (40.00%) CISM
1 4 (40.00%) CISSP
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) GCP
1 4 (40.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle