The table below looks at the statistics for Code Coverage skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Code Coverage over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Code Coverage
Rank 204 202 216
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.069% 0.034% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.044% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
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£388 £438 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.30% +8.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4534 4544 5400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.65% 77.53% 77.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3587 3408 4061
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 38 102
Average hourly rate £24.50 £21.50 £36.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.95% -40.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £53.50 £59.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

Code Coverage
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Code Coverage across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Code Coverage Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Code Coverage
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Code Coverage across the City of London region.

Code Coverage Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Code Coverage
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Code Coverage across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Code Coverage Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Code Coverage also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Code Coverage.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) XSLT
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) XPath
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) XML Schema
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) SonarQube
4 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Node.js
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) LINQ
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery

Code Coverage
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Code Coverage also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Code Coverage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQLite
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (28.57%) SonarQube
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 1 (14.29%) Hudson
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) Gradle
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Release Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Build Manager
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Build and Release Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) XSLT
2 3 (42.86%) XML Schema
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) LINQ
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) EAI
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Fund Management
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) XPath
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Ektron
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase