Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 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.

Coaching
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 152 181
Rank change year-on-year +5 +29 +52
Contract jobs citing Coaching 1,775 1,699 1,484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.87% 1.79% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.09% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,077 1,160 917
England median daily rate £500 £500 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.70% +5.14%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £309
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 33 15
England median hourly rate £25.75 £55.00 £33.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.18% +65.17% +90.29%
10th Percentile £14.00 £14.72 £18.10
90th Percentile £54.40 £77.50 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £26.50 £46.25 £34.65
% change year-on-year -42.70% +33.48% +98.00%

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 82,226 81,485 83,137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.42% 85.89% 85.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 55,098 54,737 55,286
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £610
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,099 1,937 2,236
England median hourly rate £22.20 £23.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +2.17% +4.55%
10th Percentile £11.41 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £22.10 £23.08 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.24% +2.56% +2.27%

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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 2018. 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 +4 786 £535 +1.90% 207
North of England -5 277 £475 -5.00% 121
South East +1 266 £500 - 79
Midlands +22 183 £475 +13.10% 93
West Midlands +29 155 £475 +11.76% 60
South West +1 150 £475 +2.70% 52
Yorkshire -18 121 £478 -9.05% 49
East of England -15 107 £513 +6.22% 56
North West -35 103 £450 -10.00% 59
North East +22 56 £475 -11.21% 15
East Midlands -8 28 £524 +23.24% 32
Coaching
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 1,077 (60.68%) Agile Software Development
2 720 (40.56%) Mentoring
3 557 (31.38%) Scrum
4 395 (22.25%) Finance
5 320 (18.03%) Java
6 271 (15.27%) Kanban
7 257 (14.48%) TDD
8 254 (14.31%) JIRA
9 240 (13.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 235 (13.24%) Project Management
11 228 (12.85%) BDD
12 226 (12.73%) DevOps
13 218 (12.28%) Test Automation
14 210 (11.83%) Microsoft
15 202 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
16 200 (11.27%) Microservices
17 199 (11.21%) Agile Coaching
18 197 (11.10%) Continuous Integration
18 197 (11.10%) Security Cleared
19 192 (10.82%) Problem-Solving
20 189 (10.65%) Confluence
21 181 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
22 177 (9.97%) Software Engineering
23 174 (9.80%) SQL
24 168 (9.46%) SDLC
25 167 (9.41%) JavaScript
26 166 (9.35%) Jenkins
27 164 (9.24%) User Stories
28 150 (8.45%) Linux
29 148 (8.34%) Git (software)

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
1 189 (10.65%) Confluence
2 48 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 32 (1.80%) CMS
4 27 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (1.35%) Apache Spark
6 23 (1.30%) Apache
6 23 (1.30%) WebLogic
7 15 (0.85%) Apache Solr
7 15 (0.85%) Gunicorn
8 14 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 11 (0.62%) Documentum
10 8 (0.45%) SAS
10 8 (0.45%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.39%) CoreMedia CMS
11 7 (0.39%) JBoss
11 7 (0.39%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.23%) nginx
12 4 (0.23%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 66 (3.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 51 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
3 49 (2.76%) Microsoft Project
4 42 (2.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 26 (1.46%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.51%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.39%) Adobe Captivate
9 4 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.23%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.17%) Camtasia
10 3 (0.17%) InVision
11 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.056%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.056%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 38 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
2 36 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 28 (1.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 13 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
5 11 (0.62%) Primavera
6 9 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
7 6 (0.34%) SAP HR
8 5 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.28%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.28%) SAP SD
9 4 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
9 4 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
10 3 (0.17%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.17%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.17%) SAP WM
10 3 (0.17%) Social Studio
11 2 (0.11%) SAP MDG
11 2 (0.11%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 181 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (3.32%) Slack
4 43 (2.42%) Serverless
5 34 (1.92%) Office 365
6 33 (1.86%) AWS Lambda
6 33 (1.86%) SaaS
7 32 (1.80%) IaaS
8 31 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
9 28 (1.58%) PaaS
10 27 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
11 25 (1.41%) Amazon S3
12 23 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
13 21 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 21 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
13 21 (1.18%) GitHub
14 15 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
15 14 (0.79%) Apigee
16 12 (0.68%) Route 53
16 12 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 53 (2.99%) Firewall
2 40 (2.25%) VPN
3 34 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 32 (1.80%) DNS
5 31 (1.75%) Internet
6 20 (1.13%) ICMP
7 16 (0.90%) BGP
7 16 (0.90%) WAN
7 16 (0.90%) Wireless
8 15 (0.85%) Kerberos
8 15 (0.85%) Network Security
8 15 (0.85%) Skype
9 14 (0.79%) OSPF
9 14 (0.79%) VLAN
10 13 (0.73%) MPLS
11 12 (0.68%) SAN
12 11 (0.62%) DHCP
13 9 (0.51%) HTTP
14 7 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (0.34%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
1 80 (4.51%) SQL Server
2 64 (3.61%) NoSQL
3 63 (3.55%) MySQL
4 48 (2.70%) Big Data
5 46 (2.59%) MongoDB
6 37 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (1.46%) Relational Database
8 25 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 23 (1.30%) Power BI
10 20 (1.13%) Hadoop
11 18 (1.01%) Oracle Database
11 18 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (0.79%) HBase
13 13 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
14 12 (0.68%) Apache Hive
14 12 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (0.56%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 254 (14.31%) JIRA
2 166 (9.35%) Jenkins
3 148 (8.34%) Git (software)
4 96 (5.41%) Cucumber
5 94 (5.30%) Selenium
6 67 (3.77%) Maven
7 48 (2.70%) GitLab
8 43 (2.42%) Sonatype Nexus
9 35 (1.97%) JMeter
10 31 (1.75%) IntelliJ
11 30 (1.69%) JUnit
12 28 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
13 25 (1.41%) HP UFT
14 24 (1.35%) LoadRunner
15 23 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
16 21 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
17 20 (1.13%) Gatling
17 20 (1.13%) Visual Studio
18 19 (1.07%) SoapUI
19 17 (0.96%) TeamCity
General
1 395 (22.25%) Finance
2 82 (4.62%) Banking
3 80 (4.51%) Retail
4 69 (3.89%) Marketing
5 66 (3.72%) Telecoms
6 43 (2.42%) Manufacturing
7 35 (1.97%) Games
8 30 (1.69%) Electronics
9 26 (1.46%) Legal
10 21 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (0.96%) Back Office
12 13 (0.73%) Law
13 12 (0.68%) Retail Banking
14 11 (0.62%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.56%) Investment Banking
16 9 (0.51%) Publishing
17 7 (0.39%) Automotive
17 7 (0.39%) Online Betting
18 6 (0.34%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.34%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 268 (15.10%) Developer
2 250 (14.08%) Scrum Master
3 131 (7.38%) Agile Coach
4 116 (6.54%) Architect
5 114 (6.42%) Analyst
6 90 (5.07%) Java Developer
7 83 (4.68%) Delivery Manager
8 77 (4.34%) Project Manager
9 75 (4.23%) Agile Scrum Master
10 58 (3.27%) Consultant
11 56 (3.15%) Software Engineer
12 53 (2.99%) DevOps Engineer
13 50 (2.82%) Business Analyst
14 48 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
15 45 (2.54%) Agile Delivery Manager
16 37 (2.08%) Lead Developer
17 35 (1.97%) Senior Developer
18 31 (1.75%) Tester
19 29 (1.63%) Programme Manager
19 29 (1.63%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (7.44%) REST
2 113 (6.37%) Node.js
3 94 (5.30%) .NET
4 84 (4.73%) HTML
4 84 (4.73%) Web Services
5 82 (4.62%) Spring
6 70 (3.94%) CSS
7 64 (3.61%) Spring Boot
8 54 (3.04%) React
8 54 (3.04%) RESTful
9 53 (2.99%) SOAP
10 50 (2.82%) AngularJS
11 48 (2.70%) XML
12 45 (2.54%) Kafka
13 34 (1.92%) HTML5
13 34 (1.92%) JSON
14 31 (1.75%) Velocity
15 30 (1.69%) ASP.NET
16 24 (1.35%) Django
17 21 (1.18%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 132 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (3.49%) User Experience
3 53 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 49 (2.76%) Data Centre
5 47 (2.65%) Virtual Team
6 45 (2.54%) Public Cloud
7 40 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
7 40 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
8 33 (1.86%) Mobile App
9 20 (1.13%) Algorithms
10 19 (1.07%) Blog
11 18 (1.01%) NHS
12 17 (0.96%) Computer Science
13 16 (0.90%) Data Structures
13 16 (0.90%) FMCG
14 15 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (0.85%) Social Media
15 14 (0.79%) e-Learning
16 13 (0.73%) Blackberry
16 13 (0.73%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 150 (8.45%) Linux
2 111 (6.25%) Windows
3 41 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 41 (2.31%) Windows Server
4 37 (2.08%) Unix
5 33 (1.86%) CentOS
6 23 (1.30%) Windows 7
7 22 (1.24%) Apple iOS
8 21 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (1.07%) Android
10 15 (0.85%) Windows 10
11 13 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.51%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 1 (0.056%) AIX
15 1 (0.056%) HPUX
15 1 (0.056%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.056%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,077 (60.68%) Agile Software Development
2 720 (40.56%) Mentoring
3 557 (31.38%) Scrum
4 271 (15.27%) Kanban
5 257 (14.48%) TDD
6 240 (13.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 235 (13.24%) Project Management
8 228 (12.85%) BDD
9 226 (12.73%) DevOps
10 218 (12.28%) Test Automation
11 202 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 200 (11.27%) Microservices
13 199 (11.21%) Agile Coaching
14 197 (11.10%) Continuous Integration
15 192 (10.82%) Problem-Solving
16 177 (9.97%) Software Engineering
17 168 (9.46%) SDLC
18 164 (9.24%) User Stories
19 144 (8.11%) Waterfall
20 136 (7.66%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 320 (18.03%) Java
2 174 (9.80%) SQL
3 167 (9.41%) JavaScript
4 79 (4.45%) Python
5 75 (4.23%) Java 8
6 64 (3.61%) C#
7 33 (1.86%) Bash Shell
8 29 (1.63%) C
9 28 (1.58%) Scala
10 25 (1.41%) ES6
11 23 (1.30%) PHP
12 19 (1.07%) PowerShell
13 16 (0.90%) Ruby
14 14 (0.79%) C++
14 14 (0.79%) Go
14 14 (0.79%) PL/SQL
14 14 (0.79%) T-SQL
15 13 (0.73%) Perl
16 11 (0.62%) Shell Script
17 9 (0.51%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 197 (11.10%) Security Cleared
2 142 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 101 (5.69%) Degree
4 32 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
5 31 (1.75%) DV Cleared
6 24 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 22 (1.24%) ISEB
8 20 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (0.90%) CISSP
10 15 (0.85%) MCSE
10 15 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 14 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (0.73%) CCNP
12 13 (0.73%) PMP
13 12 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (0.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 10 (0.56%) AWS Certification
15 10 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
15 10 (0.56%) PMI Certification
15 10 (0.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (6.76%) QA
2 61 (3.44%) PMO
3 29 (1.63%) SLA
4 24 (1.35%) Data Quality
5 21 (1.18%) WCAG
6 13 (0.73%) GDPR
7 5 (0.28%) GxP
8 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.11%) DO-160
9 2 (0.11%) ISO 9002
9 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.11%) TickIT
10 1 (0.056%) COBIT
10 1 (0.056%) HL7
10 1 (0.056%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.056%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.056%) P3O
10 1 (0.056%) PSD2
System Software
1 103 (5.80%) Docker
2 35 (1.97%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (0.62%) XenApp
5 10 (0.56%) HDFS
5 10 (0.56%) XenDesktop
6 8 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
7 7 (0.39%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.34%) Terminal Services
8 6 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.23%) vSphere
10 3 (0.17%) LXC
10 3 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.056%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.056%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.056%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.056%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 83 (4.68%) Ansible
2 70 (3.94%) Puppet
3 68 (3.83%) Terraform
4 45 (2.54%) Kubernetes
5 22 (1.24%) SCCM
6 20 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (0.90%) Nessus
8 9 (0.51%) Grafana
9 8 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (0.39%) WSUS
11 6 (0.34%) SafeCom
12 5 (0.28%) Graylog
13 3 (0.17%) HP ALM
13 3 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.17%) Kibana
13 3 (0.17%) Nagios
13 3 (0.17%) Opsview
13 3 (0.17%) vCenter Server
14 2 (0.11%) Packer
14 2 (0.11%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 210 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 95 (5.35%) Oracle
3 88 (4.96%) SAP
4 44 (2.48%) Google
5 40 (2.25%) Red Hat
6 32 (1.80%) VMware
7 30 (1.69%) Adobe
8 27 (1.52%) CheckPoint
9 26 (1.46%) Atlassian
9 26 (1.46%) Black Duck
9 26 (1.46%) Citrix
10 25 (1.41%) Cisco
11 22 (1.24%) IBM
12 20 (1.13%) McAfee
13 17 (0.96%) Pega
13 17 (0.96%) Splunk
14 15 (0.85%) Apple
14 15 (0.85%) ServiceNow
15 14 (0.79%) Avaya
15 14 (0.79%) webMethods