Period
to 21 September 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 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.

Coaching
UK > England
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 153 184
Rank change year-on-year -2 +31 +50
Contract jobs citing Coaching 1,677 1,558 1,504
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.79% 1.72% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.00% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,016 1,037 911
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +6.74%
10th Percentile £363 £330 £305
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 40 18
England median hourly rate £22.25 £55.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.55% +100.00% -5.17%
10th Percentile £14.90 £17.58 £17.17
90th Percentile £44.08 £77.50 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £47.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -47.37% +72.73% -5.17%

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 80,968 77,917 84,941
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.25% 85.78% 85.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,000 51,766 56,751
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,215 1,893 2,149
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.70% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.55 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £23.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year -11.59% +3.26% +4.55%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 +15 769 £525 +5.00% 231
South East -7 281 £500 +2.56% 97
North of England -12 229 £463 -2.63% 136
Midlands +12 178 £475 +14.46% 93
West Midlands +34 148 £471 +13.55% 54
South West +12 137 £458 -1.04% 63
Yorkshire -14 110 £475 -5.00% 51
East of England -50 84 £489 -2.25% 63
North West -41 82 £425 -19.05% 69
North East +13 41 £475 -0.52% 16
East Midlands -13 29 £499 +17.35% 38
Coaching
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 1,004 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
2 654 (39.00%) Mentoring
3 552 (32.92%) Scrum
4 372 (22.18%) Finance
5 294 (17.53%) Java
6 259 (15.44%) Kanban
6 259 (15.44%) TDD
7 242 (14.43%) Project Management
8 222 (13.24%) DevOps
9 206 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 204 (12.16%) JIRA
11 201 (11.99%) Problem-Solving
12 196 (11.69%) BDD
12 196 (11.69%) Test Automation
13 193 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
14 188 (11.21%) Microsoft
15 187 (11.15%) Stakeholder Management
16 170 (10.14%) Security Cleared
17 163 (9.72%) Software Engineering
17 163 (9.72%) User Stories
18 159 (9.48%) SDLC
19 155 (9.24%) JavaScript
19 155 (9.24%) SQL
20 152 (9.06%) Microservices
21 144 (8.59%) Decision-Making
21 144 (8.59%) Confluence
22 141 (8.41%) Jenkins
23 137 (8.17%) Amazon AWS
24 130 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
25 127 (7.57%) SC Cleared

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
1 144 (8.59%) Confluence
2 50 (2.98%) SharePoint
3 32 (1.91%) Apache Spark
4 28 (1.67%) Apache
5 20 (1.19%) WebLogic
6 17 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 13 (0.78%) SAS
9 12 (0.72%) Apache Solr
10 10 (0.60%) CMS
10 10 (0.60%) JBoss
11 9 (0.54%) Documentum
12 8 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
12 8 (0.48%) MS Exchange
12 8 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.42%) Gunicorn
13 7 (0.42%) nginx
13 7 (0.42%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
15 4 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 64 (3.82%) Microsoft Office
2 61 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 39 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
4 29 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 28 (1.67%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
6 4 (0.24%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) InVision
7 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.060%) EPLAN
8 1 (0.060%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 22 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
2 19 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
5 9 (0.54%) SAP S/4HANA
6 7 (0.42%) Primavera
7 6 (0.36%) SAP HR
7 6 (0.36%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
8 4 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
8 4 (0.24%) SAP Payroll
9 3 (0.18%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.18%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.18%) Social Studio
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.12%) SAP MM
10 2 (0.12%) SAP PP
10 2 (0.12%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 137 (8.17%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (2.74%) Slack
4 44 (2.62%) Office 365
5 27 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 26 (1.55%) GitHub
7 18 (1.07%) SaaS
8 15 (0.89%) Serverless
9 12 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
11 10 (0.60%) PaaS
12 8 (0.48%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.48%) Heroku
12 8 (0.48%) IaaS
12 8 (0.48%) Yammer
13 7 (0.42%) Google App Engine
13 7 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
14 6 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (0.36%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.79%) Firewall
2 22 (1.31%) DNS
3 18 (1.07%) HTTP
3 18 (1.07%) Internet
3 18 (1.07%) VPN
4 17 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.01%) WAN
5 16 (0.95%) Kerberos
6 15 (0.89%) Skype
7 13 (0.78%) BGP
8 12 (0.72%) SMS
9 11 (0.66%) LAN
9 11 (0.66%) MPLS
9 11 (0.66%) OSPF
9 11 (0.66%) SAN
10 9 (0.54%) Network Security
10 9 (0.54%) SSL
10 9 (0.54%) Wireless
11 8 (0.48%) DHCP
11 8 (0.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 67 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 60 (3.58%) Big Data
4 59 (3.52%) NoSQL
5 57 (3.40%) MySQL
6 56 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
7 49 (2.92%) MongoDB
8 40 (2.39%) Power BI
9 31 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 27 (1.61%) Hadoop
11 24 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
11 24 (1.43%) Oracle Database
11 24 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (1.31%) Relational Database
13 21 (1.25%) Apache Hive
14 16 (0.95%) HBase
15 14 (0.83%) Data Lake
16 11 (0.66%) Pentaho
16 11 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 204 (12.16%) JIRA
2 141 (8.41%) Jenkins
3 117 (6.98%) Git (software)
4 76 (4.53%) Selenium
5 75 (4.47%) Cucumber
6 68 (4.05%) Maven
7 36 (2.15%) JUnit
8 32 (1.91%) Sonatype Nexus
9 29 (1.73%) Visual Studio Team System
10 25 (1.49%) SonarQube
11 24 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (1.31%) GitLab
12 22 (1.31%) IntelliJ
13 21 (1.25%) SoapUI
14 20 (1.19%) JMeter
15 19 (1.13%) Mockito
16 15 (0.89%) Gatling
16 15 (0.89%) HP UFT
16 15 (0.89%) TeamCity
17 13 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 372 (22.18%) Finance
2 105 (6.26%) Banking
3 74 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 69 (4.11%) Retail
5 63 (3.76%) Marketing
6 44 (2.62%) Manufacturing
7 29 (1.73%) Games
8 28 (1.67%) Electronics
9 27 (1.61%) Legal
10 21 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 15 (0.89%) Back Office
11 15 (0.89%) Law
12 12 (0.72%) Investment Banking
13 11 (0.66%) Publishing
14 10 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.48%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.36%) French Language
16 6 (0.36%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.30%) Digital Economy
17 5 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 265 (15.80%) Developer
2 263 (15.68%) Scrum Master
3 124 (7.39%) Agile Coach
4 112 (6.68%) Analyst
5 97 (5.78%) Architect
6 83 (4.95%) Project Manager
7 78 (4.65%) Java Developer
8 74 (4.41%) Agile Scrum Master
9 70 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
10 56 (3.34%) Consultant
11 52 (3.10%) DevOps Engineer
12 44 (2.62%) Business Analyst
13 39 (2.33%) Software Engineer
14 34 (2.03%) Senior Developer
14 34 (2.03%) Senior Manager
15 32 (1.91%) Lead Developer
15 32 (1.91%) Solutions Architect
16 30 (1.79%) Agile Delivery Manager
17 28 (1.67%) Test Manager
18 26 (1.55%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (6.20%) Node.js
2 86 (5.13%) .NET
2 86 (5.13%) REST
2 86 (5.13%) Spring
3 82 (4.89%) Web Services
4 77 (4.59%) HTML
5 67 (4.00%) RESTful
6 62 (3.70%) CSS
7 53 (3.16%) React
7 53 (3.16%) Spring Boot
8 47 (2.80%) AngularJS
9 43 (2.56%) Kafka
10 42 (2.50%) XML
11 39 (2.33%) HTML5
12 38 (2.27%) SOAP
13 34 (2.03%) Velocity
14 28 (1.67%) ASP.NET
15 22 (1.31%) Redux
16 20 (1.19%) jQuery
17 19 (1.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 130 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (4.65%) User Experience
3 58 (3.46%) Management Information System
4 44 (2.62%) Data Centre
5 42 (2.50%) Virtual Team
6 37 (2.21%) Mobile App
7 33 (1.97%) Self-Motivation
8 32 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
9 31 (1.85%) Public Cloud
10 24 (1.43%) Private Cloud
11 21 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.01%) Computer Science
13 16 (0.95%) Blackberry
13 16 (0.95%) Fintech
14 13 (0.78%) FMCG
14 13 (0.78%) NHS
15 12 (0.72%) Taxonomies
16 11 (0.66%) Blog
16 11 (0.66%) Robotics
17 10 (0.60%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 95 (5.66%) Linux
1 95 (5.66%) Windows
2 38 (2.27%) Windows Server
3 30 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 30 (1.79%) Unix
4 26 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (1.49%) Android
6 22 (1.31%) Windows 7
6 22 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (1.13%) Windows 10
8 12 (0.72%) CentOS
9 7 (0.42%) Mac OS
9 7 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.24%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.060%) HPUX
12 1 (0.060%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.060%) VMS
12 1 (0.060%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,004 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
2 654 (39.00%) Mentoring
3 552 (32.92%) Scrum
4 259 (15.44%) Kanban
4 259 (15.44%) TDD
5 242 (14.43%) Project Management
6 222 (13.24%) DevOps
7 206 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 201 (11.99%) Problem-Solving
9 196 (11.69%) BDD
9 196 (11.69%) Test Automation
10 193 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
11 187 (11.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 163 (9.72%) Software Engineering
12 163 (9.72%) User Stories
13 159 (9.48%) SDLC
14 152 (9.06%) Microservices
15 144 (8.59%) Decision-Making
16 111 (6.62%) Waterfall
17 98 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 294 (17.53%) Java
2 155 (9.24%) JavaScript
2 155 (9.24%) SQL
3 95 (5.66%) Python
4 56 (3.34%) C#
5 49 (2.92%) Java 8
6 45 (2.68%) Scala
7 27 (1.61%) C
8 26 (1.55%) T-SQL
9 23 (1.37%) Ruby
10 22 (1.31%) ES6
10 22 (1.31%) PHP
11 20 (1.19%) PowerShell
12 17 (1.01%) Bash Shell
12 17 (1.01%) Perl
13 16 (0.95%) Apple Swift
14 15 (0.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 13 (0.78%) Go
16 12 (0.72%) C++
16 12 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 170 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 127 (7.57%) SC Cleared
3 102 (6.08%) Degree
4 29 (1.73%) BPSS Clearance
5 22 (1.31%) DV Cleared
6 20 (1.19%) ISTQB
7 19 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 17 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (1.01%) PMP
9 16 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (0.89%) MCSE
11 13 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (0.78%) CISSP
11 13 (0.78%) ISEB
11 13 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 12 (0.72%) APMG
12 12 (0.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 11 (0.66%) AWS Certification
14 10 (0.60%) CCNP
14 10 (0.60%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (7.10%) QA
2 45 (2.68%) PMO
3 32 (1.91%) Data Quality
4 30 (1.79%) SLA
5 15 (0.89%) GDPR
6 11 (0.66%) WCAG
7 8 (0.48%) GCP
8 3 (0.18%) COBIT
8 3 (0.18%) GxP
8 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.12%) DO-160
9 2 (0.12%) GAMP
9 2 (0.12%) IEC 62304
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 20022
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 9002
9 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.12%) TickIT
System Software
1 121 (7.22%) Docker
2 29 (1.73%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.72%) XenApp
5 10 (0.60%) HDFS
5 10 (0.60%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (0.30%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.30%) LXC
7 5 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.24%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.24%) vSphere
9 2 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.060%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.060%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.060%) vCloud
10 1 (0.060%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.060%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 80 (4.77%) Ansible
2 66 (3.94%) Puppet
3 56 (3.34%) Kubernetes
4 53 (3.16%) Terraform
5 35 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (0.72%) Grafana
6 12 (0.72%) SCCM
7 8 (0.48%) Graylog
8 7 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
8 7 (0.42%) Nessus
9 5 (0.30%) HP ALM
9 5 (0.30%) QRadar
9 5 (0.30%) WSUS
10 4 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.24%) Nagios
10 4 (0.24%) Rancher
10 4 (0.24%) SafeCom
11 3 (0.18%) DatAdvantage
11 3 (0.18%) Kibana
11 3 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 188 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 92 (5.49%) Oracle
3 87 (5.19%) SAP
4 32 (1.91%) Google
5 30 (1.79%) Cisco
5 30 (1.79%) Citrix
6 25 (1.49%) VMware
7 21 (1.25%) Adobe
7 21 (1.25%) CheckPoint
8 20 (1.19%) IBM
8 20 (1.19%) Red Hat
9 19 (1.13%) Splunk
10 17 (1.01%) McAfee
11 16 (0.95%) Atlassian
11 16 (0.95%) ServiceNow
12 15 (0.89%) CA
12 15 (0.89%) Pega
13 14 (0.83%) Avaya
14 12 (0.72%) Apple
14 12 (0.72%) Informatica