Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 August 2019 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 76 100
Rank change year-on-year -5 +24 +12
Contract jobs citing Coaching 99 146 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.32% 2.85% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 3.38% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 73 46
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £450 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.76% -5.64%
10th Percentile £278 £306 £300
90th Percentile £608 £598 £594
England median daily rate £525 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 8
West Midlands median hourly rate - £26.50 £38.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -31.77% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -54.55% +120.00%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,624 4,315 3,689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 85.01% 84.28% 84.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,359 2,577 2,323
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £262 £265 £250
90th Percentile £594 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 206 134
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% -24.69% +19.12%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £46.76 £35.00 £51.05
England median hourly rate £24.96 £21.33 £23.14
% change year-on-year +17.03% -7.84% +0.61%

Coaching
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Coaching in the West Midlands

Coaching
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Coaching in the West Midlands

Coaching
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Coaching in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Coaching in the West Midlands

Coaching
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Coaching in the West Midlands

Coaching
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Coaching within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 August 2019. 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
Shropshire +4 35 £400 -7.51% 4
Coventry +12 28 £525 +10.53% 13
Birmingham -14 16 £375 -21.05% 15
Warwickshire +10 12 £525 +18.31% 3
Staffordshire +9 4 £500 +26.58% 9
Dudley - 1 £250 -
Coaching
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Coaching.

1 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (44.44%) Scrum
3 35 (35.35%) Mentoring
4 26 (26.26%) Kanban
5 20 (20.20%) JIRA
6 18 (18.18%) Confluence
6 18 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (16.16%) Finance
8 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
9 13 (13.13%) Test Strategy
9 13 (13.13%) Sprint Planning
10 12 (12.12%) Windows
11 11 (11.11%) SLA
11 11 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (10.10%) Unix
12 10 (10.10%) ITIL
13 9 (9.09%) XML
13 9 (9.09%) User Stories
13 9 (9.09%) Public Sector
14 8 (8.08%) Agile Coaching
14 8 (8.08%) Analytics
14 8 (8.08%) Process Improvement
14 8 (8.08%) User Experience
14 8 (8.08%) Azure
14 8 (8.08%) Java
14 8 (8.08%) SQL
14 8 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (7.07%) Oracle OWB
15 7 (7.07%) ISEB Practitioner
15 7 (7.07%) Service Management

Coaching
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 18 (18.18%) Confluence
2 7 (7.07%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.01%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.08%) Azure
2 5 (5.05%) Power Platform
3 4 (4.04%) Office 365
4 3 (3.03%) GitHub
4 3 (3.03%) PowerApps
5 2 (2.02%) AWS
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.01%) PaaS
6 1 (1.01%) Serverless
6 1 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) Wireless
2 3 (3.03%) SMS
3 2 (2.02%) SAN
4 1 (1.01%) Firewall
4 1 (1.01%) Internet
4 1 (1.01%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.07%) Oracle OWB
2 5 (5.05%) Power BI
3 2 (2.02%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.02%) Big Data
3 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 20 (20.20%) JIRA
2 4 (4.04%) JIRA Agile
3 3 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.01%) Hudson
4 1 (1.01%) JMeter
4 1 (1.01%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.01%) Selenium
4 1 (1.01%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (16.16%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Public Sector
3 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.04%) Legal
5 3 (3.03%) Digital Economy
6 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.01%) Automotive
6 1 (1.01%) Local Government
6 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.01%) Police
Job Titles
1 24 (24.24%) Scrum Master
2 10 (10.10%) Programme Manager
3 8 (8.08%) Agile Scrum Master
4 6 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (6.06%) Test Leader
5 5 (5.05%) Analyst
5 5 (5.05%) Developer
6 4 (4.04%) Architect
6 4 (4.04%) Consultant
7 3 (3.03%) Administrator
7 3 (3.03%) Agile Development Manager
7 3 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (3.03%) Development Manager
7 3 (3.03%) Engineering Manager
7 3 (3.03%) Office 365 Consultant
7 3 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.03%) Release Engineer
7 3 (3.03%) Service Management Manager
7 3 (3.03%) Service Manager
7 3 (3.03%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.09%) XML
2 7 (7.07%) Velocity
3 3 (3.03%) .NET
3 3 (3.03%) CSS
3 3 (3.03%) HTML
3 3 (3.03%) jQuery
3 3 (3.03%) REST
3 3 (3.03%) Web Services
4 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (2.02%) JSON
5 1 (1.01%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (1.01%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.01%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (1.01%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.01%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) User Experience
2 5 (5.05%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.04%) CCTV
4 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.03%) Blog
4 3 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.02%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.12%) Windows
2 10 (10.10%) Unix
3 5 (5.05%) Linux
4 2 (2.02%) AIX
4 2 (2.02%) HPUX
4 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.01%) Android
5 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (44.44%) Scrum
3 35 (35.35%) Mentoring
4 26 (26.26%) Kanban
5 18 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (13.13%) Sprint Planning
6 13 (13.13%) Test Strategy
7 11 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (10.10%) ITIL
9 9 (9.09%) User Stories
10 8 (8.08%) Agile Coaching
10 8 (8.08%) Analytics
10 8 (8.08%) Process Improvement
10 8 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (7.07%) Planning and Forecasting
11 7 (7.07%) Project Delivery
11 7 (7.07%) SDLC
11 7 (7.07%) Service Management
12 6 (6.06%) DevOps
12 6 (6.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.08%) Java
1 8 (8.08%) SQL
2 6 (6.06%) C#
3 4 (4.04%) C
3 4 (4.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.01%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) ISEB
1 7 (7.07%) ISEB Practitioner
1 7 (7.07%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.01%) CCNA
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.01%) MCSA
4 1 (1.01%) MCSE
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.11%) SLA
2 6 (6.06%) PMO
3 2 (2.02%) QA
4 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.01%) vSphere
2 1 (1.01%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.01%) Ansible
2 1 (1.01%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.01%) Opsview
2 1 (1.01%) SCOM
2 1 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.07%) CheckPoint
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle
2 7 (7.07%) webMethods
3 6 (6.06%) IBM
4 5 (5.05%) VMware
5 3 (3.03%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.03%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.02%) HP
6 2 (2.02%) Informatica
6 2 (2.02%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.02%) Splunk
6 2 (2.02%) Talend
7 1 (1.01%) BMC
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco
7 1 (1.01%) Citrix
7 1 (1.01%) Cognos
7 1 (1.01%) Mercator
7 1 (1.01%) NetApp
7 1 (1.01%) SAP