The first table below looks at the demand for Cobertura skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cobertura over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Edinburgh region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cobertura
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cobertura 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.32% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
125 64 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.90% 8.14% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 40 26
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 10
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.60 - £24.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 - £33.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
Cobertura
Scotland

Cobertura
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cobertura across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Cobertura Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cobertura
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cobertura across the Edinburgh region.

Cobertura Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Cobertura
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cobertura 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 Cobertura.

1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Hudson
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins

Cobertura
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cobertura 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 Cobertura. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Hudson
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Build Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss