Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 October 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
England > North West
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 95 158
Rank change year-on-year -22 +63 -19
Contract jobs citing Coaching 102 115 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.72% 2.05% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.49% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 116 44
North West median daily rate £425 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -1.73%
10th Percentile £313 £363 £234
90th Percentile £713 £638 £568
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
North West median hourly rate £34.75 £55.00 £59.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.82% -7.27% -
England median hourly rate £22.25 £55.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -59.55% +83.33% +25.00%

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,941 4,614 6,093
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 83.27% 82.23% 84.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,104 2,922 3,877
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £260
90th Percentile £575 £575 £572
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 195 189
North West median hourly rate £22.37 £30.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.45% +42.86% -29.32%
10th Percentile £11.41 £11.75 £11.45
90th Percentile £51.25 £51.03 £51.60
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.82 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.39% +10.31% +3.97%

Coaching
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Coaching as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Coaching in the North West

Coaching
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Coaching in the North West

Coaching
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Coaching in the North West over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Coaching in the North West

Coaching
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Coaching in the North West

Coaching
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Coaching in the North West over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Coaching in the North West

Coaching
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Coaching within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Manchester -13 46 £450 +5.88% 58
Lancashire -8 35 £386 -27.80% 10
Cheshire -13 10 £394 -26.29% 5
Merseyside +2 6 £500 +5.26% 6
Cumbria -5 1 - -
Coaching
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 North West region with a requirement for Coaching.

1 53 (51.96%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (35.29%) Mentoring
3 29 (28.43%) Software Engineering
4 22 (21.57%) Waterfall
5 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
6 18 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (15.69%) Finance
7 16 (15.69%) Project Management
7 16 (15.69%) JIRA
7 16 (15.69%) Confluence
7 16 (15.69%) Open Source
7 16 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (14.71%) Scrum
8 15 (14.71%) SQL
8 15 (14.71%) Linux
9 14 (13.73%) TDD
9 14 (13.73%) Microservices
9 14 (13.73%) BDD
9 14 (13.73%) Puppet
10 13 (12.75%) SDLC
10 13 (12.75%) SFIA
10 13 (12.75%) Terraform
10 13 (12.75%) Management Information System
10 13 (12.75%) Java
10 13 (12.75%) Red Hat
11 12 (11.76%) .NET
11 12 (11.76%) Degree
11 12 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (11.76%) Kanban

Coaching
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 16 (15.69%) Confluence
2 2 (1.96%) Apache
2 2 (1.96%) SAS
3 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.98%) IIS
3 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.98%) Exstream
2 1 (0.98%) Primavera
2 1 (0.98%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.82%) Slack
2 6 (5.88%) IaaS
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.94%) PaaS
5 2 (1.96%) Office 365
5 2 (1.96%) SaaS
6 1 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.98%) Route 53
6 1 (0.98%) Serverless
6 1 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.96%) BGP
2 2 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (1.96%) DNS
2 2 (1.96%) Firewall
2 2 (1.96%) MPLS
2 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.96%) VLAN
2 2 (1.96%) VPN
3 1 (0.98%) DHCP
3 1 (0.98%) ICMP
3 1 (0.98%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.92%) Apache Hive
3 4 (3.92%) Big Data
3 4 (3.92%) MySQL
3 4 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.94%) Blockchain
4 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.96%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.96%) HBase
5 2 (1.96%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (15.69%) JIRA
2 12 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.76%) GitLab
2 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.78%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (5.88%) HP UFT
4 6 (5.88%) JMeter
5 5 (4.90%) Burp Suite
5 5 (4.90%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.90%) LoadRunner
6 3 (2.94%) JUnit
7 2 (1.96%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.96%) ERwin
7 2 (1.96%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.96%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.98%) MSI
8 1 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.98%) Selenium
8 1 (0.98%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (15.69%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Banking
3 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.96%) Legal
5 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.98%) Billing
5 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (14.71%) Developer
2 14 (13.73%) Analyst
3 11 (10.78%) Software Engineer
4 9 (8.82%) Business Analyst
5 7 (6.86%) Architect
6 6 (5.88%) Scrum Master
7 5 (4.90%) Programme Manager
8 4 (3.92%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Backend Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Team Leader
9 3 (2.94%) Automation Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Desktop Support
9 3 (2.94%) Java Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Project Manager
9 3 (2.94%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.94%) Test Engineer
10 2 (1.96%) Data Architect
10 2 (1.96%) Tester
10 2 (1.96%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.76%) .NET
2 10 (9.80%) REST
3 6 (5.88%) Node.js
4 5 (4.90%) Spring
5 4 (3.92%) RESTful
5 4 (3.92%) Spring Boot
5 4 (3.92%) Spring Security
5 4 (3.92%) WinForms
6 3 (2.94%) HTML
6 3 (2.94%) jQuery
6 3 (2.94%) WPF
7 2 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.96%) CSS
7 2 (1.96%) Kafka
7 2 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.96%) SOAP
7 2 (1.96%) Spring Batch
8 1 (0.98%) hapi
8 1 (0.98%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.75%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (3.92%) iPad
4 3 (2.94%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.94%) Robotics
4 3 (2.94%) User Experience
5 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.96%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.98%) Blog
6 1 (0.98%) Clustering
6 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.98%) IVR
6 1 (0.98%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.98%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.71%) Linux
2 12 (11.76%) CentOS
3 7 (6.86%) Windows
4 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.94%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.96%) Android
5 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.96%) Unix
5 2 (1.96%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (51.96%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (35.29%) Mentoring
3 29 (28.43%) Software Engineering
4 22 (21.57%) Waterfall
5 18 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (15.69%) Open Source
6 16 (15.69%) Project Management
7 15 (14.71%) Scrum
7 15 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (13.73%) BDD
8 14 (13.73%) Microservices
8 14 (13.73%) TDD
9 13 (12.75%) SDLC
9 13 (12.75%) SFIA
10 12 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (11.76%) Kanban
10 12 (11.76%) Test Automation
11 10 (9.80%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 10 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (8.82%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.71%) SQL
2 13 (12.75%) Java
3 7 (6.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.88%) C#
5 5 (4.90%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.94%) Java 8
6 3 (2.94%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.96%) PHP
8 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.98%) C
8 1 (0.98%) Scala
8 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.98%) VB
8 1 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Degree
2 10 (9.80%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.86%) MBA
4 3 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.96%) MCSA
5 2 (1.96%) MCSE
5 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.98%) APMG
6 1 (0.98%) APMP
6 1 (0.98%) PMP
6 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.98%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.98%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.76%) QA
2 5 (4.90%) WCAG
3 4 (3.92%) PMO
4 3 (2.94%) SLA
5 2 (1.96%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.98%) GLP
6 1 (0.98%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.98%) XenApp
3 1 (0.98%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (13.73%) Puppet
2 13 (12.75%) Terraform
3 12 (11.76%) Ansible
4 5 (4.90%) Nessus
5 2 (1.96%) Grafana
5 2 (1.96%) Graylog
6 1 (0.98%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.75%) Red Hat
3 11 (10.78%) Black Duck
4 6 (5.88%) Automation Anywhere
5 4 (3.92%) Citrix
5 4 (3.92%) SAP
6 3 (2.94%) Blue Prism
6 3 (2.94%) UiPath
7 2 (1.96%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.96%) CA
7 2 (1.96%) Cisco
7 2 (1.96%) Informatica
7 2 (1.96%) Oracle
7 2 (1.96%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.96%) Tableau
8 1 (0.98%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.98%) OpenText
8 1 (0.98%) Pega
8 1 (0.98%) Remedy
8 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com