Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Coaching skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Coaching over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 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.

Coaching
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 143 177
Rank change year-on-year +14 +34 +38
Contract jobs citing Coaching 1,826 1,719 1,389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.03% 1.88% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 2.18% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,128 1,171 829
England median daily rate £513 £500 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +9.89% +5.20%
10th Percentile £373 £360 £313
90th Percentile £675 £645 £638
UK median daily rate £513 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 34 23
England median hourly rate £19.18 £46.25 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.54% +28.47% +111.76%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.91 £18.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £77.50 £77.50
UK median hourly rate £26.50 £48.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -45.64% +30.00% +120.59%

Coaching 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 78,193 78,716 76,808
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 87.04% 85.97% 85.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,209 53,121 51,114
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £300 £286 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £615
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,914 1,838 2,170
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.27% -2.34% +4.35%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £49.83 £47.85
UK median hourly rate £23.49 £23.04 £23.28
% change year-on-year +1.96% -1.02% +1.20%

Coaching
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Coaching as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Coaching in England

Coaching
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Coaching in England

Coaching
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Coaching in England over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Coaching in England

Coaching
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Coaching in England

Coaching
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Coaching in England over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Coaching in England

Coaching
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Coaching within the England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 811 £550 +4.76% 254
North of England -2 308 £476 +0.11% 130
South East +16 278 £507 +6.73% 110
Midlands +14 170 £475 +5.56% 84
Yorkshire -4 150 £483 -3.50% 46
South West -2 148 £475 +2.70% 38
West Midlands +5 143 £475 +5.56% 61
East of England -13 101 £500 +2.30% 66
North West -21 98 £450 -10.00% 61
North East +7 62 £500 -6.54% 23
East Midlands -2 26 £494 +36.96% 23
Coaching
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Coaching 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 England region with a requirement for Coaching.

1 1,125 (61.61%) Agile Software Development
2 746 (40.85%) Mentoring
3 557 (30.50%) Scrum
4 401 (21.96%) Finance
5 314 (17.20%) Java
6 296 (16.21%) JIRA
7 267 (14.62%) Kanban
8 254 (13.91%) Continuous Improvement
9 238 (13.03%) Project Management
10 237 (12.98%) BDD
11 234 (12.81%) TDD
12 233 (12.76%) Microsoft
12 233 (12.76%) DevOps
13 220 (12.05%) Security Cleared
14 217 (11.88%) Test Automation
15 216 (11.83%) Microservices
16 215 (11.77%) Confluence
17 211 (11.56%) Stakeholder Management
18 209 (11.45%) Agile Coaching
19 205 (11.23%) Amazon AWS
20 199 (10.90%) Problem-Solving
21 191 (10.46%) Continuous Integration
22 181 (9.91%) JavaScript
23 179 (9.80%) Git (software)
24 177 (9.69%) User Stories
25 173 (9.47%) SQL
26 169 (9.26%) SDLC
27 167 (9.15%) Software Engineering
28 165 (9.04%) Jenkins
29 162 (8.87%) REST

Coaching
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 215 (11.77%) Confluence
2 51 (2.79%) CMS
3 43 (2.35%) Apache
4 42 (2.30%) SharePoint
5 29 (1.59%) Apache Spark
5 29 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
6 24 (1.31%) WebLogic
7 19 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 17 (0.93%) Gunicorn
9 16 (0.88%) Documentum
10 12 (0.66%) Apache Solr
10 12 (0.66%) CoreMedia CMS
11 10 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (0.55%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
12 8 (0.44%) IIS
12 8 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
13 7 (0.38%) nginx
14 6 (0.33%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 68 (3.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (2.46%) Microsoft Project
3 44 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
3 44 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 23 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.38%) Adobe Captivate
8 4 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.22%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.16%) Camtasia
10 2 (0.11%) InVision
10 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.055%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 55 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 54 (2.96%) Dynamics AX
3 44 (2.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (0.60%) Primavera
5 9 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
6 7 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
7 6 (0.33%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.27%) SAP HR
9 4 (0.22%) SAP Payroll
10 3 (0.16%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.16%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.16%) SAP WM
10 3 (0.16%) Social Studio
11 2 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
11 2 (0.11%) SAP SD
11 2 (0.11%) Sprinklr
11 2 (0.11%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 205 (11.23%) Amazon AWS
2 152 (8.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (3.18%) Slack
4 47 (2.57%) IaaS
5 45 (2.46%) Serverless
6 42 (2.30%) PaaS
7 39 (2.14%) AWS Lambda
8 36 (1.97%) Amazon S3
8 36 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
8 36 (1.97%) SaaS
9 32 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
10 30 (1.64%) Office 365
11 28 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
12 26 (1.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 26 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
13 22 (1.20%) GitHub
14 14 (0.77%) Route 53
14 14 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 13 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
15 13 (0.71%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 53 (2.90%) Firewall
2 45 (2.46%) VPN
3 43 (2.35%) Internet
4 39 (2.14%) DNS
4 39 (2.14%) TCP/IP
5 22 (1.20%) ICMP
5 22 (1.20%) Wireless
6 19 (1.04%) WAN
7 16 (0.88%) BGP
7 16 (0.88%) OSPF
8 15 (0.82%) DHCP
8 15 (0.82%) VLAN
9 14 (0.77%) Network Security
10 12 (0.66%) MPLS
11 11 (0.60%) HTTP
11 11 (0.60%) SAN
12 10 (0.55%) Kerberos
13 9 (0.49%) LAN
13 9 (0.49%) Skype
14 8 (0.44%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (4.33%) SQL Server
2 76 (4.16%) PostgreSQL
3 65 (3.56%) NoSQL
4 55 (3.01%) MySQL
5 51 (2.79%) Big Data
6 40 (2.19%) MongoDB
7 29 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 29 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (1.31%) Relational Database
9 21 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
9 21 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (1.04%) Hadoop
11 18 (0.99%) Oracle Database
12 16 (0.88%) Pentaho
13 15 (0.82%) Power BI
14 13 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (0.66%) Redis
15 12 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
16 11 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 296 (16.21%) JIRA
2 179 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 165 (9.04%) Jenkins
4 100 (5.48%) Selenium
5 95 (5.20%) Cucumber
6 63 (3.45%) Maven
7 41 (2.25%) GitLab
8 40 (2.19%) JMeter
9 36 (1.97%) Sonatype Nexus
10 33 (1.81%) Visual Studio
11 32 (1.75%) LoadRunner
12 31 (1.70%) Visual Studio Team System
13 29 (1.59%) HP UFT
14 27 (1.48%) IntelliJ
15 26 (1.42%) WebDriver
16 25 (1.37%) JUnit
17 23 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
18 21 (1.15%) Bitbucket
18 21 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
19 20 (1.10%) SoapUI
General
1 401 (21.96%) Finance
2 87 (4.76%) Banking
3 83 (4.55%) Retail
4 54 (2.96%) Marketing
5 45 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 35 (1.92%) Games
7 29 (1.59%) Legal
8 21 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 17 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
10 15 (0.82%) Electronics
11 13 (0.71%) Back Office
12 12 (0.66%) Online Betting
13 11 (0.60%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.60%) Law
13 11 (0.60%) Retail Banking
14 9 (0.49%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.44%) Digital Economy
15 8 (0.44%) Front Office
16 7 (0.38%) Automotive
17 6 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 252 (13.80%) Developer
2 230 (12.60%) Scrum Master
3 149 (8.16%) Agile Coach
4 135 (7.39%) Analyst
5 129 (7.06%) Architect
6 92 (5.04%) Delivery Manager
7 77 (4.22%) Agile Scrum Master
8 74 (4.05%) Java Developer
9 71 (3.89%) Project Manager
10 64 (3.50%) DevOps Engineer
11 62 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
12 61 (3.34%) Business Analyst
13 53 (2.90%) Software Engineer
14 52 (2.85%) Consultant
15 51 (2.79%) Agile Delivery Manager
15 51 (2.79%) Tester
16 42 (2.30%) Senior Developer
17 35 (1.92%) Programme Manager
18 34 (1.86%) Automation Tester
19 33 (1.81%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (8.87%) REST
2 107 (5.86%) .NET
3 106 (5.81%) Node.js
4 101 (5.53%) HTML
5 86 (4.71%) Web Services
6 80 (4.38%) CSS
7 77 (4.22%) RESTful
8 70 (3.83%) SOAP
9 67 (3.67%) Spring
10 65 (3.56%) React
11 57 (3.12%) XML
12 54 (2.96%) Spring Boot
13 52 (2.85%) AngularJS
14 47 (2.57%) JSON
15 40 (2.19%) HTML5
16 38 (2.08%) Kafka
17 30 (1.64%) ASP.NET
18 29 (1.59%) Velocity
19 27 (1.48%) jQuery
20 24 (1.31%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 143 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
3 58 (3.18%) Management Information System
4 57 (3.12%) User Experience
5 55 (3.01%) Data Centre
6 53 (2.90%) Virtual Team
7 52 (2.85%) Public Cloud
8 33 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
8 33 (1.81%) Mobile App
9 27 (1.48%) Data Structures
10 26 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
11 25 (1.37%) Blog
12 17 (0.93%) Algorithms
13 14 (0.77%) NHS
13 14 (0.77%) Social Media
14 13 (0.71%) Fintech
15 12 (0.66%) e-Learning
15 12 (0.66%) FMCG
15 12 (0.66%) Online Games
16 11 (0.60%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 149 (8.16%) Linux
2 112 (6.13%) Windows
3 45 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (2.08%) Unix
5 36 (1.97%) Windows Server
6 25 (1.37%) CentOS
7 23 (1.26%) Apple iOS
8 20 (1.10%) Android
9 18 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (0.88%) Windows 7
11 13 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (0.55%) Windows XP
13 9 (0.49%) Windows 10
14 6 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.055%) AIX
15 1 (0.055%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.055%) VMS
15 1 (0.055%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.055%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,125 (61.61%) Agile Software Development
2 746 (40.85%) Mentoring
3 557 (30.50%) Scrum
4 267 (14.62%) Kanban
5 254 (13.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 238 (13.03%) Project Management
7 237 (12.98%) BDD
8 234 (12.81%) TDD
9 233 (12.76%) DevOps
10 217 (11.88%) Test Automation
11 216 (11.83%) Microservices
12 211 (11.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 209 (11.45%) Agile Coaching
14 199 (10.90%) Problem-Solving
15 191 (10.46%) Continuous Integration
16 177 (9.69%) User Stories
17 169 (9.26%) SDLC
18 167 (9.15%) Software Engineering
19 153 (8.38%) Waterfall
20 145 (7.94%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 314 (17.20%) Java
2 181 (9.91%) JavaScript
3 173 (9.47%) SQL
4 98 (5.37%) Python
5 76 (4.16%) Java 8
6 72 (3.94%) C#
7 42 (2.30%) Bash Shell
8 33 (1.81%) C
9 26 (1.42%) PowerShell
9 26 (1.42%) Scala
10 22 (1.20%) ES6
10 22 (1.20%) PHP
11 16 (0.88%) Go
11 16 (0.88%) Perl
12 15 (0.82%) Ruby
13 14 (0.77%) PL/SQL
14 13 (0.71%) C++
15 11 (0.60%) T-SQL
16 10 (0.55%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.38%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 220 (12.05%) Security Cleared
2 161 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 101 (5.53%) Degree
4 56 (3.07%) DV Cleared
5 31 (1.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 31 (1.70%) ISTQB
6 23 (1.26%) ISEB
7 20 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (0.82%) CISSP
8 15 (0.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 13 (0.71%) CCNP
9 13 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (0.71%) PMP
10 12 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
11 10 (0.55%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.49%) AWS Certification
12 9 (0.49%) MCSE
13 8 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (6.68%) QA
2 62 (3.40%) PMO
3 33 (1.81%) WCAG
4 26 (1.42%) Data Quality
5 24 (1.31%) SLA
6 12 (0.66%) GDPR
7 5 (0.27%) GxP
8 3 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.11%) COSHH
9 2 (0.11%) DO-160
9 2 (0.11%) ISO 9002
9 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.11%) PSD2
9 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.11%) TickIT
10 1 (0.055%) HL7
10 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.055%) P3O
System Software
1 95 (5.20%) Docker
2 36 (1.97%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.33%) XenApp
8 5 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.27%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.22%) HDFS
9 4 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.16%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.16%) vSphere
11 2 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.055%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.055%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.055%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.055%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 71 (3.89%) Ansible
2 61 (3.34%) Terraform
3 58 (3.18%) Puppet
4 43 (2.35%) Kubernetes
5 25 (1.37%) SCCM
6 20 (1.10%) Nessus
7 12 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (0.38%) Netcool
9 6 (0.33%) Grafana
9 6 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.27%) WSUS
11 4 (0.22%) Graylog
11 4 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
12 3 (0.16%) Kibana
12 3 (0.16%) Nagios
12 3 (0.16%) Opsview
12 3 (0.16%) Rundeck
12 3 (0.16%) SafeCom
13 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 233 (12.76%) Microsoft
2 89 (4.87%) Oracle
3 72 (3.94%) SAP
4 52 (2.85%) Google
5 37 (2.03%) Adobe
6 34 (1.86%) Atlassian
7 33 (1.81%) Red Hat
8 32 (1.75%) VMware
9 26 (1.42%) Citrix
9 26 (1.42%) ServiceNow
10 24 (1.31%) Pega
11 23 (1.26%) CheckPoint
12 21 (1.15%) IBM
13 17 (0.93%) Black Duck
13 17 (0.93%) Cisco
13 17 (0.93%) McAfee
13 17 (0.93%) Splunk
14 16 (0.88%) Cloudera
14 16 (0.88%) Remedy
15 14 (0.77%) Hortonworks