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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Code Coverage over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Code Coverage
Rank 578 594 563
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -31
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 44 26 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.050% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.063% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 39
Median daily rate £520 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £366 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +17.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - -
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
41371 41437 38972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.06% 80.09% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27588 27456 24607
Median daily rate £450 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 949 1091 1124
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Code Coverage
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 29 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Code Coverage within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 21 £525 +31.25% 4
North West +6 11 £425 +16.04%
South East +9 6 - - 1
South West -3 3 £425 +63.46%
North East - 2 £410 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Code Coverage
UK

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Code Coverage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Code Coverage.

1 57 (68.67%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (63.86%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (57.83%) TDD
4 47 (56.63%) Software Engineering
5 45 (54.22%) .NET
6 39 (46.99%) Test Automation
7 35 (42.17%) Microsoft
8 34 (40.96%) MS Excel
9 33 (39.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 31 (37.35%) DevOps
11 28 (33.73%) Java
12 27 (32.53%) Windows
12 27 (32.53%) Degree
12 27 (32.53%) Git (software)
13 26 (31.33%) SpecFlow
14 25 (30.12%) Gradle
15 24 (28.92%) Jenkins
15 24 (28.92%) TestComplete
16 21 (25.30%) SQL
17 20 (24.10%) Web Development
17 20 (24.10%) REST
18 17 (20.48%) JUnit
19 16 (19.28%) Finance
19 16 (19.28%) Android Development
19 16 (19.28%) Android
20 15 (18.07%) Automated Testing
20 15 (18.07%) JSON
21 14 (16.87%) Google
21 14 (16.87%) jMock
21 14 (16.87%) C#

Code Coverage
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.23%) CMS
2 4 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) Apache
4 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.20%) Confluence
4 1 (1.20%) Drupal
4 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (40.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.87%) Google Play
2 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.20%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) MySQL
2 4 (4.82%) Redis
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (39.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (32.53%) Git (software)
3 26 (31.33%) SpecFlow
4 25 (30.12%) Gradle
5 24 (28.92%) Jenkins
5 24 (28.92%) TestComplete
6 17 (20.48%) JUnit
7 14 (16.87%) Appium
7 14 (16.87%) git-flow
7 14 (16.87%) Hamcrest
7 14 (16.87%) jMock
7 14 (16.87%) Mockito
7 14 (16.87%) Robolectric
7 14 (16.87%) Robotium
7 14 (16.87%) TeamCity
8 10 (12.05%) JIRA
8 10 (12.05%) Selenium
9 8 (9.64%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (7.23%) Grunt
10 6 (7.23%) Subversion
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Retail
3 4 (4.82%) Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Publishing
4 2 (2.41%) Games
4 2 (2.41%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (51.81%) Developer
2 20 (24.10%) Consultant
3 18 (21.69%) DevOps Consultant
4 16 (19.28%) Integration Consultant
5 15 (18.07%) Android Developer
6 14 (16.87%) .NET Developer
7 9 (10.84%) Developer in Test
7 9 (10.84%) Test Automation Developer
7 9 (10.84%) Test Automation Engineer
7 9 (10.84%) Test Engineer
8 8 (9.64%) Senior Developer
9 7 (8.43%) Architect
9 7 (8.43%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) Java Developer
10 6 (7.23%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (7.23%) Software Developer
11 5 (6.02%) Agile Developer
12 4 (4.82%) Full Stack Developer
12 4 (4.82%) JavaScript Engineer
12 4 (4.82%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (54.22%) .NET
2 20 (24.10%) REST
3 15 (18.07%) JSON
4 14 (16.87%) RESTful
5 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET
5 10 (12.05%) HTML
5 10 (12.05%) iOS SDK
6 9 (10.84%) HTML5
7 8 (9.64%) CSS
8 7 (8.43%) Node.js
9 6 (7.23%) Express
10 4 (4.82%) Browserify
10 4 (4.82%) CSS3
10 4 (4.82%) DOM
10 4 (4.82%) koa
10 4 (4.82%) Regular Expression
11 3 (3.61%) XML
12 2 (2.41%) MFC
12 2 (2.41%) Web Services
12 2 (2.41%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
1 2 (2.41%) Replication
2 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.20%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.53%) Windows
2 16 (19.28%) Android
3 11 (13.25%) Linux
4 10 (12.05%) Apple iOS
5 5 (6.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (68.67%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (63.86%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (57.83%) TDD
4 47 (56.63%) Software Engineering
5 39 (46.99%) Test Automation
6 31 (37.35%) DevOps
7 20 (24.10%) Web Development
8 16 (19.28%) Android Development
9 15 (18.07%) Automated Testing
10 14 (16.87%) Analytics
10 14 (16.87%) Automation Testing
10 14 (16.87%) SOLID
11 13 (15.66%) Unit Testing
12 11 (13.25%) Pair Programming
13 10 (12.05%) Migration
13 10 (12.05%) User Stories
14 9 (10.84%) E-Commerce
14 9 (10.84%) Scrum
15 8 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (9.64%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 28 (33.73%) Java
2 21 (25.30%) SQL
3 14 (16.87%) C#
4 13 (15.66%) Ruby
5 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.23%) ES6
7 4 (4.82%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.82%) C++
8 2 (2.41%) ECMAScript
8 2 (2.41%) Perl
8 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (32.53%) Degree
2 8 (9.64%) CCEA
2 8 (9.64%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Puppet
2 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (42.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.87%) Facebook
2 14 (16.87%) Google
3 11 (13.25%) Optimizely
4 8 (9.64%) Citrix
5 5 (6.02%) Oracle
6 4 (4.82%) IBM
7 3 (3.61%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.20%) CA
8 1 (1.20%) Rally
8 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.20%) Telerik