Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Agile Coach was £700 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Agile Coach
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 181 195
Rank change year-on-year +29 +14 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Coach 35 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.69% 0.12% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.12% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 1
Scotland median daily rate £700 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -18.18% -
10th Percentile £425 £345 £525
90th Percentile £870 £560 £575
UK median daily rate £583 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +10.95% -4.55% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4811 4105 5837
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.40% 94.72% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2742 2412 3018
Scotland median daily rate £388 £356 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.85% -2.47% -2.67%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £229
90th Percentile £531 £494 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 118 123
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.08% -30.80% +33.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £49.40
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Agile Coach
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Agile Coach in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Coach in Scotland

Agile Coach
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Coach in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Coach in Scotland

Agile Coach
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Coach in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Coach in Scotland

Agile Coach
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Coach within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Edinburgh +9 23 £750 +66.67%
North Lanarkshire - 6 £650 -
Glasgow - 3 £450 - 2
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Agile Coach
UK

Agile Coach Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Agile Coach contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Agile Coach in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (71.43%) Scrum
2 25 (71.43%) Coaching
3 15 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 13 (37.14%) Kanban
5 7 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 6 (17.14%) TDD
6 6 (17.14%) Banking
7 5 (14.29%) JIRA
7 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 5 (14.29%) Finance
8 4 (11.43%) DSDM
8 4 (11.43%) PMI
8 4 (11.43%) PMI Certification
8 4 (11.43%) Confluence
8 4 (11.43%) Atlassian
8 4 (11.43%) Zephyr
9 3 (8.57%) DevOps
10 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.71%) User Stories
10 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.86%) People Management
11 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (2.86%) Continuous Deployment
11 1 (2.86%) Acceptance Criteria
11 1 (2.86%) Collaborative Working
11 1 (2.86%) Pair Programming
11 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing

Agile Coach Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (11.43%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) JIRA
2 4 (11.43%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (17.14%) Banking
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (71.43%) Coaching
2 25 (71.43%) Scrum
3 15 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 13 (37.14%) Kanban
5 7 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 6 (17.14%) TDD
7 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.43%) DSDM
9 3 (8.57%) DevOps
10 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.71%) User Stories
11 1 (2.86%) BDD
11 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.86%) Extreme Programming
11 1 (2.86%) Lean Six Sigma
11 1 (2.86%) Pair Programming
11 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Atlassian