Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 143 151
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 +25
Contract jobs citing Coaching 1,370 1,837 1,754
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.90% 1.93% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 2.21% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 841 1,132 1,201
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £350 £375 £358
90th Percentile £675 £675 £645
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 35 32
England median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.08% -49.52% +42.86%
10th Percentile £12.60 £14.00 £13.71
90th Percentile £78.88 £71.40 £77.50
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +32.08% -44.21% +15.15%

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 61,999 83,078 82,036
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.91% 87.16% 86.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 41,003 55,739 55,270
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.26%
10th Percentile £294 £300 £282
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,947 2,079 1,889
England median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.82% -12.00% +8.25%
10th Percentile £11.98 £11.25 £11.35
90th Percentile £53.11 £50.55 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £22.31 £24.00
% change year-on-year +5.32% -7.03% +6.67%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +21 590 £550 +1.38% 176
North of England +12 245 £463 -2.63% 155
South East +21 219 £500 - 79
Midlands +13 126 £475 - 82
North West +23 114 £500 +11.11% 81
South West -13 110 £475 - 45
West Midlands 0 102 £475 - 45
East of England -1 74 £450 -10.00% 41
North East +30 67 £463 -2.63% 18
Yorkshire -19 64 £446 -6.05% 57
East Midlands +31 24 £500 -11.11% 35
Coaching
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 817 (59.64%) Agile Software Development
2 540 (39.42%) Mentoring
3 450 (32.85%) Scrum
4 242 (17.66%) Finance
5 201 (14.67%) Java
6 196 (14.31%) DevOps
7 184 (13.43%) Kanban
7 184 (13.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 183 (13.36%) JIRA
9 180 (13.14%) Agile Coaching
10 176 (12.85%) AWS
11 173 (12.63%) Security Cleared
12 154 (11.24%) Project Management
13 146 (10.66%) TDD
14 134 (9.78%) SQL
15 133 (9.71%) SC Cleared
15 133 (9.71%) Public Sector
16 127 (9.27%) Azure
17 126 (9.20%) ITIL
17 126 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
18 125 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
19 122 (8.91%) Confluence
20 118 (8.61%) Microsoft
21 117 (8.54%) Degree
22 113 (8.25%) JavaScript
23 111 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
24 108 (7.88%) Project Delivery
25 105 (7.66%) BDD
26 100 (7.30%) Scaled Agile Framework
27 97 (7.08%) Test Automation

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
1 122 (8.91%) Confluence
2 30 (2.19%) Apache Spark
3 26 (1.90%) Apache
3 26 (1.90%) SharePoint
4 17 (1.24%) SAS
5 14 (1.02%) WebLogic
6 13 (0.95%) Apache Airflow
7 11 (0.80%) Jupyter
7 11 (0.80%) nginx
7 11 (0.80%) Skype for Business
8 10 (0.73%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (0.51%) CMS
11 6 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (0.36%) JBoss
13 4 (0.29%) ArcGIS
13 4 (0.29%) Captiva
13 4 (0.29%) Documentum
13 4 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (3.21%) Microsoft Project
2 41 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
4 22 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 21 (1.53%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.22%) SPSS
6 3 (0.22%) Windchill
7 2 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.15%) Simulink
8 1 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.073%) InVision
8 1 (0.073%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.073%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 13 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.58%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.44%) Misys Opics
3 6 (0.44%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (0.29%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.29%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.22%) Magento
5 3 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.15%) assyst
6 2 (0.15%) Maximo
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.15%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (0.15%) Primavera
6 2 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.15%) SAP MDM
6 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.073%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.073%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 176 (12.85%) AWS
2 127 (9.27%) Azure
3 47 (3.43%) GCP
4 36 (2.63%) Office 365
5 30 (2.19%) GitHub
6 29 (2.12%) Amazon S3
7 26 (1.90%) SaaS
8 25 (1.82%) Serverless
9 21 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
10 19 (1.39%) Power Platform
11 18 (1.31%) PaaS
12 16 (1.17%) Apigee
13 14 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
14 11 (0.80%) OpenShift
15 10 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
15 10 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
16 9 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
16 9 (0.66%) CloudFront
16 9 (0.66%) IaaS
17 8 (0.58%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.39%) Firewall
2 16 (1.17%) TCP/IP
3 14 (1.02%) SAN
4 12 (0.88%) Internet
4 12 (0.88%) WAN
5 10 (0.73%) Skype
6 9 (0.66%) Broadband
6 9 (0.66%) Network Security
6 9 (0.66%) SSL
6 9 (0.66%) VPN
7 8 (0.58%) DNS
7 8 (0.58%) HTTP
7 8 (0.58%) LAN
8 7 (0.51%) DHCP
9 5 (0.36%) VoIP
10 4 (0.29%) BGP
10 4 (0.29%) Intranet
10 4 (0.29%) IPsec
10 4 (0.29%) Sourcefire
11 3 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (4.45%) SQL Server
2 57 (4.16%) Big Data
3 44 (3.21%) Hadoop
4 43 (3.14%) Relational Database
5 37 (2.70%) MySQL
6 35 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (1.75%) NoSQL
8 22 (1.61%) Apache Hive
9 21 (1.53%) Data Lake
10 18 (1.31%) Amazon Redshift
10 18 (1.31%) MongoDB
11 17 (1.24%) Power BI
12 16 (1.17%) BigQuery
12 16 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (1.02%) Impala
14 13 (0.95%) Oracle Database
15 10 (0.73%) DB2
15 10 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (0.73%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 183 (13.36%) JIRA
2 77 (5.62%) Git (software)
3 66 (4.82%) Jenkins
4 29 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (1.46%) Selenium
6 19 (1.39%) Cucumber
7 16 (1.17%) JIRA Agile
8 12 (0.88%) GitLab
9 11 (0.80%) Maven
10 10 (0.73%) Protractor
11 9 (0.66%) Bitbucket
12 8 (0.58%) JMeter
12 8 (0.58%) Karma Test Runner
12 8 (0.58%) SoapUI
13 7 (0.51%) JUnit
13 7 (0.51%) Subversion
13 7 (0.51%) Visual Studio
14 5 (0.36%) HP UFT
14 5 (0.36%) IntelliJ
14 5 (0.36%) LoadRunner
General
1 242 (17.66%) Finance
2 133 (9.71%) Public Sector
3 58 (4.23%) Marketing
4 50 (3.65%) Banking
5 49 (3.58%) Retail
6 44 (3.21%) Telecoms
7 29 (2.12%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.68%) Legal
9 15 (1.09%) Back Office
9 15 (1.09%) Law
10 14 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (0.95%) Electronics
12 10 (0.73%) Billing
12 10 (0.73%) Local Government
13 9 (0.66%) Games
13 9 (0.66%) Military
14 8 (0.58%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.51%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.51%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 203 (14.82%) Scrum Master
2 181 (13.21%) Developer
3 129 (9.42%) Agile Coach
4 113 (8.25%) Architect
5 112 (8.18%) Analyst
6 89 (6.50%) Agile Scrum Master
7 51 (3.72%) Java Developer
8 50 (3.65%) Delivery Manager
9 42 (3.07%) Business Analyst
10 39 (2.85%) Project Manager
11 34 (2.48%) Solutions Architect
12 32 (2.34%) Consultant
13 29 (2.12%) User Researcher
14 28 (2.04%) Senior Developer
15 25 (1.82%) Data Engineer
16 24 (1.75%) Senior Analyst
16 24 (1.75%) Technical Architect
17 23 (1.68%) Lead Developer
17 23 (1.68%) Programme Manager
17 23 (1.68%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (5.18%) Spring
2 70 (5.11%) REST
3 68 (4.96%) Node.js
4 66 (4.82%) React
5 65 (4.74%) HTML
6 55 (4.01%) .NET
7 50 (3.65%) CSS
8 49 (3.58%) RESTful
9 45 (3.28%) Spring Boot
10 44 (3.21%) Kafka
11 43 (3.14%) AngularJS
12 33 (2.41%) XML
13 28 (2.04%) Web Services
14 27 (1.97%) GraphQL
14 27 (1.97%) Velocity
15 24 (1.75%) SOAP
16 18 (1.31%) HTML5
17 14 (1.02%) .NET Core
17 14 (1.02%) Redux
18 13 (0.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 111 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (4.74%) Data Centre
3 47 (3.43%) Management Information System
4 44 (3.21%) User Experience
5 37 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 36 (2.63%) Algorithms
7 31 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
8 29 (2.12%) Public Cloud
9 21 (1.53%) Virtual Team
10 17 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (1.24%) Greenfield Project
11 14 (1.02%) NHS
12 10 (0.73%) PMI
13 8 (0.58%) e-Learning
13 8 (0.58%) Private Cloud
13 8 (0.58%) Video\Live Streaming
14 7 (0.51%) Cloud Native
15 6 (0.44%) CMDB
15 6 (0.44%) Cyberthreat
16 4 (0.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 89 (6.50%) Windows
2 68 (4.96%) Linux
3 35 (2.55%) Windows Server
4 32 (2.34%) Unix
5 25 (1.82%) Windows 10
6 19 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.31%) Windows 7
8 17 (1.24%) Android
8 17 (1.24%) Apple iOS
9 15 (1.09%) Mac OS X
10 14 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (0.80%) CentOS
13 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.29%) AIX
14 4 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.22%) Solaris
16 2 (0.15%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.15%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 817 (59.64%) Agile Software Development
2 540 (39.42%) Mentoring
3 450 (32.85%) Scrum
4 196 (14.31%) DevOps
5 184 (13.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 184 (13.43%) Kanban
6 180 (13.14%) Agile Coaching
7 154 (11.24%) Project Management
8 146 (10.66%) TDD
9 126 (9.20%) ITIL
9 126 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
10 125 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 108 (7.88%) Project Delivery
12 105 (7.66%) BDD
13 100 (7.30%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 97 (7.08%) Test Automation
15 96 (7.01%) Analytics
16 95 (6.93%) Change Management
17 92 (6.72%) Microservices
18 91 (6.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 201 (14.67%) Java
2 134 (9.78%) SQL
3 113 (8.25%) JavaScript
4 94 (6.86%) Python
5 55 (4.01%) C#
6 43 (3.14%) C
7 41 (2.99%) Java 8
8 29 (2.12%) ES6
9 25 (1.82%) PowerShell
9 25 (1.82%) Scala
10 23 (1.68%) Ruby
11 17 (1.24%) PHP
11 17 (1.24%) VBA
12 15 (1.09%) Bash Shell
13 13 (0.95%) C++
13 13 (0.95%) Kotlin
13 13 (0.95%) TypeScript
14 11 (0.80%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.66%) Perl
16 8 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 173 (12.63%) Security Cleared
2 133 (9.71%) SC Cleared
3 117 (8.54%) Degree
4 18 (1.31%) BPSS Clearance
4 18 (1.31%) DV Cleared
4 18 (1.31%) PMI Certification
5 16 (1.17%) ISEB
6 15 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (1.02%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (0.80%) PMP
9 9 (0.66%) DBS Check
9 9 (0.66%) Master's Degree
10 8 (0.58%) CIPD
10 8 (0.58%) ISEB Practitioner
10 8 (0.58%) PhD
11 7 (0.51%) CISM
12 6 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
13 5 (0.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (5.99%) QA
2 31 (2.26%) PMO
3 30 (2.19%) SLA
4 14 (1.02%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.95%) COBIT
6 7 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
6 7 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.22%) GDPR
7 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.15%) GAMP
8 2 (0.15%) GxP
8 2 (0.15%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.073%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.073%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.073%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.073%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.073%) P3O
9 1 (0.073%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 80 (5.84%) Docker
2 24 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (0.51%) HDFS
4 7 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (0.36%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.22%) Snort
7 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.15%) LXC
7 2 (0.15%) PowerHA
7 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.15%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.073%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.073%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 63 (4.60%) Kubernetes
2 36 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 36 (2.63%) Puppet
3 34 (2.48%) Terraform
4 29 (2.12%) Ansible
5 14 (1.02%) SCCM
6 11 (0.80%) Prometheus
7 7 (0.51%) Oozie
8 6 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.36%) Nagios
10 4 (0.29%) Grafana
10 4 (0.29%) Packer
11 3 (0.22%) SCOM
11 3 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.15%) AirWatch
12 2 (0.15%) Consul
12 2 (0.15%) DatAdvantage
12 2 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 118 (8.61%) Microsoft
2 93 (6.79%) Oracle
3 71 (5.18%) SAP
4 27 (1.97%) Google
5 25 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (1.31%) Splunk
7 17 (1.24%) IBM
8 16 (1.17%) CheckPoint
9 15 (1.09%) Cisco
9 15 (1.09%) ServiceNow
10 14 (1.02%) CA
10 14 (1.02%) webMethods
11 13 (0.95%) Apple
12 12 (0.88%) Cloudera
12 12 (0.88%) VMware
13 10 (0.73%) HP
13 10 (0.73%) Tableau
14 9 (0.66%) CA Agile Central
15 8 (0.58%) Hortonworks
15 8 (0.58%) Informatica