The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cobertura
Rank 90 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cobertura 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% - 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.67% - 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate £350 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cobertura
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
187 148 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.20% 10.07% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 98 78
Average daily rate £360 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) JDBC
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) JPA
1 5 (100.00%) JBehave
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery

Cobertura
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JBehave
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) JDBC
1 5 (100.00%) JPA
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle