Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 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
England > North West
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 158 139
Rank change year-on-year +68 -19 0
Contract jobs citing Coaching 126 60 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.23% 0.93% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 1.10% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 31 52
North West median daily rate £500 £420 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% -5.62% +25.35%
10th Percentile £363 £254 £333
90th Percentile £638 £538 £538
England median daily rate £500 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +8.11% +8.82% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
North West median hourly rate £55.00 £59.31 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.27% - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £36.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +49.66% +116.18% -17.07%

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 4602 5446 7069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.38% 84.33% 81.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2970 3526 4341
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £256 £253
90th Percentile £596 £571 £575
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 159 282
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £29.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.85% +65.06%
10th Percentile £11.54 £12.45 £12.50
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.95 £52.47
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.47 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.17% +11.23% +15.79%

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 16 December 2017.

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
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 16 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
Manchester +44 57 £425 +0.29% 22
Lancashire +33 30 £535 +27.38% 2
Cheshire +7 27 £535 +25.88% 5
Merseyside +9 7 £400 +11.50% 3
Cumbria - 1 - -
Coaching
England

For the 6 months to 16 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 North West region with a requirement for Coaching.

1 75 (59.52%) Mentoring
2 53 (42.06%) Software Engineering
3 49 (38.89%) Microservices
4 47 (37.30%) Git (software)
5 46 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (34.92%) Linux
7 40 (31.75%) JIRA
7 40 (31.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 40 (31.75%) Confluence
8 39 (30.95%) Test Automation
8 39 (30.95%) Java
8 39 (30.95%) Slack
9 35 (27.78%) MongoDB
9 35 (27.78%) MySQL
10 34 (26.98%) Open Source
11 32 (25.40%) TDD
11 32 (25.40%) SQL
11 32 (25.40%) Jenkins
12 30 (23.81%) BDD
12 30 (23.81%) SFIA
12 30 (23.81%) JavaScript
13 28 (22.22%) REST
14 27 (21.43%) NoSQL
14 27 (21.43%) Node.js
14 27 (21.43%) User Stories
14 27 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
14 27 (21.43%) Scrum
15 24 (19.05%) Cucumber
16 23 (18.25%) SDLC
17 21 (16.67%) 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 40 (31.75%) Confluence
2 14 (11.11%) nginx
3 4 (3.17%) Apache
3 4 (3.17%) Tuxedo
3 4 (3.17%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.59%) CICS
5 2 (1.59%) SAS
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.79%) CMS
6 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 39 (30.95%) Slack
2 4 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.59%) PaaS
3 2 (1.59%) SaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.70%) HTTP
2 3 (2.38%) Broadband
2 3 (2.38%) Ethernet
2 3 (2.38%) LLU
2 3 (2.38%) VoIP
2 3 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (0.79%) BGP
3 1 (0.79%) DNS
3 1 (0.79%) Internet
3 1 (0.79%) IPv4
3 1 (0.79%) IPv6
3 1 (0.79%) LAN
3 1 (0.79%) MPLS
3 1 (0.79%) OSPF
3 1 (0.79%) PPP
3 1 (0.79%) SMS
3 1 (0.79%) SNMP
3 1 (0.79%) SSL
3 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (27.78%) MongoDB
1 35 (27.78%) MySQL
2 27 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 27 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (12.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (8.73%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.59%) Big Data
7 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.79%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 47 (37.30%) Git (software)
2 40 (31.75%) JIRA
3 32 (25.40%) Jenkins
4 24 (19.05%) Cucumber
5 14 (11.11%) JUnit
5 14 (11.11%) SonarQube
6 11 (8.73%) Jasmine
7 4 (3.17%) PeopleTools
8 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.79%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.79%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.79%) JMeter
8 1 (0.79%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.79%) Selenium
8 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 20 (15.87%) Finance
2 7 (5.56%) Back Office
2 7 (5.56%) Banking
3 5 (3.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Law
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (18.25%) Developer
2 19 (15.08%) Analyst
2 19 (15.08%) Java Developer
3 17 (13.49%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (11.90%) Software Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) Senior DevOps
5 13 (10.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 12 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (8.73%) Java Engineer
7 11 (8.73%) Java Software Developer
7 11 (8.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 11 (8.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 11 (8.73%) Software Developer
8 10 (7.94%) Delivery Manager
8 10 (7.94%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (7.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 9 (7.14%) Technical Leader
10 8 (6.35%) IT Analyst
11 6 (4.76%) Agile Delivery Manager
11 6 (4.76%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.22%) REST
2 27 (21.43%) Node.js
3 11 (8.73%) .NET
4 9 (7.14%) WinForms
4 9 (7.14%) WPF
5 8 (6.35%) Middleware
5 8 (6.35%) Web Services
6 5 (3.97%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (3.17%) Apache Camel
7 4 (3.17%) Apache CXF
8 3 (2.38%) CSS
8 3 (2.38%) Ember.js
8 3 (2.38%) HTML
8 3 (2.38%) React
8 3 (2.38%) RESTful
8 3 (2.38%) Spring
9 2 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.59%) Spring Boot
9 2 (1.59%) Velocity
10 1 (0.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.11%) Clustering
2 8 (6.35%) Public Cloud
3 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.17%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.59%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.59%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.79%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.79%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (34.92%) Linux
2 40 (31.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.59%) Unix
3 2 (1.59%) Windows
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (59.52%) Mentoring
2 53 (42.06%) Software Engineering
3 49 (38.89%) Microservices
4 46 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (30.95%) Test Automation
6 34 (26.98%) Open Source
7 32 (25.40%) TDD
8 30 (23.81%) BDD
8 30 (23.81%) SFIA
9 27 (21.43%) Scrum
9 27 (21.43%) User Stories
10 23 (18.25%) SDLC
11 21 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 21 (16.67%) DevOps
11 21 (16.67%) Kanban
12 19 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (14.29%) Configuration Management
14 14 (11.11%) Load Balancing
14 14 (11.11%) Static Code Analysis
15 13 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.95%) Java
2 32 (25.40%) SQL
3 30 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 18 (14.29%) Python
5 16 (12.70%) Bash Shell
6 11 (8.73%) Shell Script
7 9 (7.14%) C#
8 7 (5.56%) Perl
9 5 (3.97%) VB
10 4 (3.17%) VBA
11 2 (1.59%) COBOL
12 1 (0.79%) PHP
12 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.97%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.38%) Degree
2 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) APMG
3 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) CCIE
4 1 (0.79%) CCNP
4 1 (0.79%) JNCIP
4 1 (0.79%) MCSA
4 1 (0.79%) MCSE
4 1 (0.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) PMO
2 3 (2.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) COBIT
3 1 (0.79%) GDPR
3 1 (0.79%) GxP
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.79%) PSD2
3 1 (0.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (11.90%) Docker
2 8 (6.35%) Xen
3 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (13.49%) Puppet
2 10 (7.94%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.76%) Ansible
4 5 (3.97%) Kubernetes
4 5 (3.97%) Rancher
5 4 (3.17%) Terraform
6 2 (1.59%) SCCM
7 1 (0.79%) Cacti
7 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.79%) Nagios
7 1 (0.79%) Nessus
7 1 (0.79%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.79%) RANCID
7 1 (0.79%) SCOM
7 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (13.49%) Oracle
2 12 (9.52%) PeopleSoft
3 11 (8.73%) Red Hat
4 9 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.17%) BEA
6 3 (2.38%) Cisco
6 3 (2.38%) Ericsson
6 3 (2.38%) Huawei
6 3 (2.38%) Juniper
7 2 (1.59%) Pega
8 1 (0.79%) Capita
8 1 (0.79%) IBM
8 1 (0.79%) Planview
8 1 (0.79%) SAP
8 1 (0.79%) VMware