The table below looks at the statistics for Code Coverage skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Code Coverage over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Code Coverage
Rank 535 554 548
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 43 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.031% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.042% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 16
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£338 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £523 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.68% -33.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
Code Coverage
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38925 35924 38359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.49% 74.48% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 24714 22629 22625
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1022 1412
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% -11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Code Coverage
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Code Coverage Jobs Demand Trend in England

Code Coverage
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Code Coverage Daily Rate Trend in England

Code Coverage
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Code Coverage across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Code Coverage Daily Rate Histogram in England

Code Coverage
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Code Coverage across the England region.

Code Coverage Hourly Rate Trend in England

Code Coverage
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Code Coverage within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +12 10 £338 - 3
London +13 9 £340 -16.30% 2
East of England - 5 - - 1
North West -4 2 - -
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Code Coverage
UK

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 58 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (68.42%) .NET
3 51 (67.11%) C#
4 48 (63.16%) Unit Testing
5 37 (48.68%) Scrum
6 35 (46.05%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (40.79%) ASP.NET
8 28 (36.84%) SQL
9 25 (32.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 25 (32.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (31.58%) JavaScript
11 21 (27.63%) Java
11 21 (27.63%) T-SQL
11 21 (27.63%) .NET Framework
11 21 (27.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 20 (26.32%) Security Cleared
13 19 (25.00%) TDD
14 17 (22.37%) SC Cleared
14 17 (22.37%) Selenium
15 14 (18.42%) BDD
16 13 (17.11%) Automated Testing
16 13 (17.11%) Refactoring
16 13 (17.11%) OO
16 13 (17.11%) CSS
17 12 (15.79%) Web Services
17 12 (15.79%) MVC
17 12 (15.79%) QA
17 12 (15.79%) Test Automation
18 11 (14.47%) Wiki
19 10 (13.16%) Finance

Code Coverage
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 6 (7.89%) IIS
2 4 (5.26%) Drupal
3 2 (2.63%) Apache
3 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.32%) Magnolia
4 1 (1.32%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.63%) DB2
4 2 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (32.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (22.37%) Selenium
3 9 (11.84%) JUnit
4 8 (10.53%) NUnit
5 7 (9.21%) JIRA
6 6 (7.89%) FxCop
6 6 (7.89%) StyleCop
7 4 (5.26%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.95%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.63%) TestNG
9 2 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (1.32%) ReSharper
10 1 (1.32%) Subversion
10 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.32%) dotTrace
10 1 (1.32%) Moq
10 1 (1.32%) Hudson
10 1 (1.32%) FishEye
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Back Office
2 7 (9.21%) Publishing
3 2 (2.63%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Electronics
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (77.63%) Developer
2 36 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 14 (18.42%) SQL Developer
4 12 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Software Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Drupal Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Tester
8 3 (3.95%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.95%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.95%) QA Tester
9 2 (2.63%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (68.42%) .NET
2 31 (40.79%) ASP.NET
3 25 (32.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (27.63%) .NET Framework
4 21 (27.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 13 (17.11%) CSS
6 12 (15.79%) Web Services
7 9 (11.84%) HTML
8 8 (10.53%) HTML5
8 8 (10.53%) jQuery
9 7 (9.21%) CSS3
10 6 (7.89%) WCF
10 6 (7.89%) LINQ
10 6 (7.89%) XML
10 6 (7.89%) XSL
10 6 (7.89%) XSLT
10 6 (7.89%) POCO
11 5 (6.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (5.26%) Spring
12 4 (5.26%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Wiki
2 8 (10.53%) User Experience
3 7 (9.21%) Kindle
4 2 (2.63%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.63%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) UNIX
2 1 (1.32%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (63.16%) Unit Testing
3 37 (48.68%) Scrum
4 35 (46.05%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (25.00%) TDD
6 14 (18.42%) BDD
7 13 (17.11%) Automated Testing
7 13 (17.11%) Refactoring
7 13 (17.11%) OO
8 12 (15.79%) MVC
8 12 (15.79%) Test Automation
9 10 (13.16%) OOP
10 9 (11.84%) Software Engineering
10 9 (11.84%) Load Testing
10 9 (11.84%) Security Testing
11 8 (10.53%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 7 (9.21%) Regression Testing
13 5 (6.58%) Investment Management
14 2 (2.63%) Test Strategy
14 2 (2.63%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 51 (67.11%) C#
2 28 (36.84%) SQL
3 24 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 21 (27.63%) Java
4 21 (27.63%) T-SQL
5 7 (9.21%) PHP
6 6 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 6 (7.89%) C
6 6 (7.89%) VBScript
6 6 (7.89%) Python
7 2 (2.63%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.63%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) VB
8 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 17 (22.37%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.79%) QA
2 7 (9.21%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
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