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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Code Coverage over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Code Coverage
London / City of London
Rank - 149 185
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.033% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.039% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £513 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £51 £385 £348
% change year-on-year
-86.75% +10.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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
2503 2536 4117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.07% 84.53% 81.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1976 2000 3237
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 33
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.80 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.96% +63.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £18.79 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Code Coverage
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Code Coverage as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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