Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 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
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 170 225
Rank change year-on-year +25 +55 +5
Contract jobs citing Coaching 1764 1473 1190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.86% 1.56% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.85% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1205 889 749
England median daily rate £500 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +8.82% +1.80%
10th Percentile £359 £313 £263
90th Percentile £645 £625 £604
UK median daily rate £500 £453 £425
% change year-on-year +10.44% +6.53% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 21
England median hourly rate £55.00 £36.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.66% +116.18% -16.56%
10th Percentile £13.61 £18.70 £13.50
90th Percentile £77.50 £77.50 £37.50
UK median hourly rate £48.75 £41.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year +18.18% +142.65% -16.05%

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 80478 79727 84892
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.65% 84.20% 82.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 54323 53091 55998
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £268 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1823 2113 2540
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +11.36% +15.79%
10th Percentile £11.42 £11.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +15.38%

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 18 December 2017.

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 18 December 2017.

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 18 December 2017. 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 +10 812 £525 +5.00% 155
South East +15 278 £506 +13.32% 37
North of England +85 268 £500 +17.65% 71
Midlands -19 144 £425 -5.56% 18
East of England +22 136 £490 +10.73% 39
Yorkshire +57 129 £525 +27.27% 32
North West +74 128 £500 +18.34% 33
South West +53 117 £463 +3.64% 20
West Midlands -1 90 £450 -2.60% 10
East Midlands -22 41 £425 +3.03% 8
North East +62 37 £535 +25.88% 6
Coaching
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Coaching also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Coaching.

1 984 (55.78%) Agile Software Development
2 760 (43.08%) Mentoring
3 540 (30.61%) Scrum
4 426 (24.15%) Finance
5 372 (21.09%) Java
6 292 (16.55%) JIRA
7 278 (15.76%) Kanban
8 275 (15.59%) TDD
9 266 (15.08%) Project Management
10 255 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
11 238 (13.49%) SQL
12 237 (13.44%) Stakeholder Management
13 230 (13.04%) Git (software)
14 227 (12.87%) DevOps
15 224 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
16 215 (12.19%) Linux
17 211 (11.96%) Confluence
18 209 (11.85%) Test Automation
19 199 (11.28%) Microsoft
20 198 (11.22%) Jenkins
21 191 (10.83%) User Stories
21 191 (10.83%) Security Cleared
22 186 (10.54%) Microservices
23 177 (10.03%) BDD
24 175 (9.92%) Software Engineering
25 162 (9.18%) Oracle
26 161 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
27 160 (9.07%) JavaScript
28 153 (8.67%) Continuous Delivery
29 144 (8.16%) Degree

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
1 211 (11.96%) Confluence
2 70 (3.97%) Apache
3 45 (2.55%) SharePoint
4 42 (2.38%) Apache Spark
5 33 (1.87%) nginx
6 27 (1.53%) Tomcat
7 26 (1.47%) WebSphere
8 25 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
9 23 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 22 (1.25%) WebLogic
11 19 (1.08%) CMS
12 18 (1.02%) Apache Solr
12 18 (1.02%) SAS
13 17 (0.96%) JBoss
14 16 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 13 (0.74%) Skype for Business
16 11 (0.62%) IBM Notes
17 10 (0.57%) MS Exchange
18 8 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
19 7 (0.40%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 60 (3.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 54 (3.06%) Microsoft Project
3 50 (2.83%) Microsoft Office
4 36 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 25 (1.42%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.11%) InDesign
7 2 (0.11%) InVision
7 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.11%) Pixate
7 2 (0.11%) SPSS
7 2 (0.11%) UXPin
7 2 (0.11%) Windchill
8 1 (0.057%) EPLAN
8 1 (0.057%) HipChat
8 1 (0.057%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.70%) Dynamics AX
3 24 (1.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.40%) Primavera
5 5 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
7 3 (0.17%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.17%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.17%) SAP IS-U
7 3 (0.17%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.17%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.11%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 2 (0.11%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.11%) SAP PP
8 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 140 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (4.99%) Slack
3 85 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (2.27%) Office 365
5 31 (1.76%) PaaS
6 29 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
7 25 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 22 (1.25%) Amazon S3
9 19 (1.08%) SaaS
10 17 (0.96%) GitHub
11 16 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 15 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 15 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
13 13 (0.74%) Trello
14 12 (0.68%) IaaS
15 11 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
15 11 (0.62%) Serverless
16 10 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
16 10 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
17 9 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 83 (4.71%) HTTP
2 38 (2.15%) VPN
3 33 (1.87%) DNS
4 29 (1.64%) Firewall
5 28 (1.59%) Kerberos
6 26 (1.47%) SSL
6 26 (1.47%) TCP/IP
6 26 (1.47%) WAN
7 20 (1.13%) Internet
7 20 (1.13%) LAN
8 19 (1.08%) Network Security
9 16 (0.91%) SMS
9 16 (0.91%) SSH
10 15 (0.85%) GSM
10 15 (0.85%) LTE
10 15 (0.85%) OpenLDAP
10 15 (0.85%) OpenVPN
11 14 (0.79%) Skype
11 14 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (0.74%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (6.35%) Big Data
2 103 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
2 103 (5.84%) Relational Database
3 101 (5.73%) MySQL
4 100 (5.67%) NoSQL
5 98 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 71 (4.02%) Hadoop
7 67 (3.80%) SQL Server
8 59 (3.34%) Apache Cassandra
9 56 (3.17%) Oracle Database
10 46 (2.61%) HBase
11 36 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
12 26 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (1.47%) Redis
13 20 (1.13%) RDBMS
14 17 (0.96%) Apache Hive
15 12 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
15 12 (0.68%) DB2
16 11 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 8 (0.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 292 (16.55%) JIRA
2 230 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 198 (11.22%) Jenkins
4 101 (5.73%) Cucumber
5 64 (3.63%) JUnit
6 61 (3.46%) Maven
7 60 (3.40%) SonarQube
8 40 (2.27%) Subversion
9 39 (2.21%) Sonatype Nexus
10 38 (2.15%) Jasmine
11 33 (1.87%) Selenium
12 27 (1.53%) Ant
13 25 (1.42%) JMeter
14 21 (1.19%) Bitbucket
15 20 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 20 (1.13%) SoapUI
15 20 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
16 19 (1.08%) Mockito
17 17 (0.96%) JIRA Agile
18 15 (0.85%) Liquibase
General
1 426 (24.15%) Finance
2 128 (7.26%) Banking
3 56 (3.17%) Marketing
4 54 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 48 (2.72%) Retail
6 41 (2.32%) Games
7 30 (1.70%) Publishing
8 27 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 24 (1.36%) Investment Banking
10 21 (1.19%) Electronics
11 20 (1.13%) Back Office
12 16 (0.91%) Automotive
13 14 (0.79%) Law
13 14 (0.79%) Legal
14 10 (0.57%) Advertising
14 10 (0.57%) Front Office
15 9 (0.51%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.40%) Billing
17 6 (0.34%) Military
17 6 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 239 (13.55%) Developer
2 226 (12.81%) Scrum Master
3 173 (9.81%) Architect
4 161 (9.13%) Analyst
5 106 (6.01%) Agile Coach
6 98 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 78 (4.42%) Delivery Manager
8 74 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
9 73 (4.14%) DevOps Engineer
10 70 (3.97%) Agile Scrum Master
11 68 (3.85%) Business Analyst
12 66 (3.74%) Java Developer
13 62 (3.51%) Consultant
14 59 (3.34%) Software Engineer
15 51 (2.89%) Senior Developer
16 43 (2.44%) Technical Leader
17 41 (2.32%) Designer
18 40 (2.27%) Linux Engineer
19 39 (2.21%) Digital Architect
20 38 (2.15%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (7.71%) REST
2 101 (5.73%) Spring
3 88 (4.99%) JSON
4 87 (4.93%) Node.js
5 83 (4.71%) Web Services
6 77 (4.37%) .NET
7 76 (4.31%) XML
8 75 (4.25%) HTML
9 72 (4.08%) CSS
10 63 (3.57%) Kafka
11 62 (3.51%) RESTful
12 55 (3.12%) Velocity
13 50 (2.83%) HTML5
13 50 (2.83%) Middleware
13 50 (2.83%) SOAP
14 49 (2.78%) Spring Boot
15 41 (2.32%) AngularJS
16 33 (1.87%) J2EE
17 31 (1.76%) CSS3
17 31 (1.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 161 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (4.14%) User Experience
3 47 (2.66%) Mobile App
4 41 (2.32%) Clustering
4 41 (2.32%) Management Information System
5 36 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
6 34 (1.93%) Virtual Team
7 33 (1.87%) Data Centre
8 29 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 29 (1.64%) Public Cloud
9 28 (1.59%) Data Structures
10 20 (1.13%) Blackberry
11 18 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (1.02%) Online Games
12 16 (0.91%) Algorithms
13 15 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
13 15 (0.85%) Social Media
14 13 (0.74%) BYOD
15 12 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 12 (0.68%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 215 (12.19%) Linux
2 92 (5.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 82 (4.65%) Windows
4 74 (4.20%) Unix
5 60 (3.40%) Android
6 42 (2.38%) Apple iOS
7 31 (1.76%) Windows 7
8 24 (1.36%) Mac OS X
9 22 (1.25%) CentOS
10 20 (1.13%) Windows Server
11 8 (0.45%) Mac OS
11 8 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (0.40%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.34%) Windows XP
14 5 (0.28%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (0.23%) HPUX
15 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.17%) Solaris
16 3 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 984 (55.78%) Agile Software Development
2 760 (43.08%) Mentoring
3 540 (30.61%) Scrum
4 278 (15.76%) Kanban
5 275 (15.59%) TDD
6 266 (15.08%) Project Management
7 255 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
8 237 (13.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 227 (12.87%) DevOps
10 224 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 209 (11.85%) Test Automation
12 191 (10.83%) User Stories
13 186 (10.54%) Microservices
14 177 (10.03%) BDD
15 175 (9.92%) Software Engineering
16 153 (8.67%) Continuous Delivery
17 138 (7.82%) SOA
18 127 (7.20%) SDLC
19 124 (7.03%) Configuration Management
20 122 (6.92%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 372 (21.09%) Java
2 238 (13.49%) SQL
3 160 (9.07%) JavaScript
4 96 (5.44%) Python
5 68 (3.85%) Scala
6 64 (3.63%) Bash Shell
7 59 (3.34%) C#
8 38 (2.15%) Ruby
9 36 (2.04%) C
10 35 (1.98%) PL/SQL
11 33 (1.87%) Perl
12 25 (1.42%) C++
13 23 (1.30%) PowerShell
14 22 (1.25%) Apple Swift
15 21 (1.19%) R
15 21 (1.19%) Shell Script
16 19 (1.08%) Objective-C
17 18 (1.02%) PHP
18 15 (0.85%) Groovy
19 13 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 191 (10.83%) Security Cleared
2 144 (8.16%) Degree
3 122 (6.92%) SC Cleared
4 35 (1.98%) DV Cleared
5 31 (1.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 19 (1.08%) PMI Certification
7 17 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (0.91%) CISSP
8 16 (0.91%) ISTQB
8 16 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 15 (0.85%) ISEB
10 12 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
11 11 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (0.57%) CISM
13 9 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
13 9 (0.51%) PMP
14 8 (0.45%) CCNP
14 8 (0.45%) SANS
14 8 (0.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (7.14%) QA
2 57 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 39 (2.21%) PMO
4 30 (1.70%) GDPR
5 29 (1.64%) SLA
6 22 (1.25%) PCI DSS
7 19 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (0.57%) COBIT
8 10 (0.57%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.57%) MiFID
8 10 (0.57%) WCAG
9 6 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
10 4 (0.23%) EMIR
10 4 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 4 (0.23%) MISRA
10 4 (0.23%) MISRA C
11 2 (0.11%) IEC 62304
11 2 (0.11%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.057%) IFRS
12 1 (0.057%) PSD2
System Software
1 138 (7.82%) Docker
2 46 (2.61%) Active Directory
3 22 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (1.13%) HDFS
5 18 (1.02%) Postfix
5 18 (1.02%) Squid
6 17 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (0.85%) Oracle Clusterware
7 15 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
7 15 (0.85%) vCloud
8 12 (0.68%) Xen
9 7 (0.40%) Hyper-V
10 6 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.28%) vSphere
12 4 (0.23%) LXC
12 4 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.17%) iptables
13 3 (0.17%) Samba
13 3 (0.17%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 108 (6.12%) Puppet
2 82 (4.65%) Ansible
3 55 (3.12%) Terraform
4 46 (2.61%) Kubernetes
5 45 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (1.19%) Rancher
7 20 (1.13%) Data Guard
8 17 (0.96%) ZABBIX
9 16 (0.91%) Grafana
9 16 (0.91%) Kibana
10 15 (0.85%) Docker Swarm
10 15 (0.85%) logstash
10 15 (0.85%) Oracle Flashback
10 15 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
10 15 (0.85%) Rsyslog
10 15 (0.85%) SCCM
10 15 (0.85%) Sysdig
11 13 (0.74%) Nessus
12 12 (0.68%) StatsD
13 10 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 199 (11.28%) Microsoft
2 162 (9.18%) Oracle
3 62 (3.51%) SAP
4 51 (2.89%) Cisco
5 40 (2.27%) VMware
6 36 (2.04%) IBM
7 31 (1.76%) Red Hat
8 27 (1.53%) Splunk
9 20 (1.13%) Adobe
9 20 (1.13%) Google
10 19 (1.08%) Citrix
11 18 (1.02%) Apple
12 16 (0.91%) Atlassian
13 15 (0.85%) Hortonworks
13 15 (0.85%) HP
13 15 (0.85%) McAfee
13 15 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
13 15 (0.85%) Sonatype
14 14 (0.79%) Tableau
14 14 (0.79%) WSO2