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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Code Coverage
UK / England
Rank 554 580 530
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -50
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 16 14 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.030% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.037% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 44
Median daily rate £550 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £51 £385 £348
% change year-on-year
-86.75% +10.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34227 38172 35882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.40% 82.02% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22819 25025 23588
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 855 1112 969
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.30 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% +49.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.76 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +8 6 £550 +22.90% 2
East of England - 6 - - 1
South East +23 4 £51 -86.75% 3
Code Coverage
UK

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 19 (61.29%) Java
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) Scrum
3 15 (48.39%) C++
3 15 (48.39%) .NET
4 14 (45.16%) C#
4 14 (45.16%) TDD
5 13 (41.94%) Git (software)
5 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
5 13 (41.94%) MVC
6 12 (38.71%) Windows
6 12 (38.71%) SQL
6 12 (38.71%) Web Services
6 12 (38.71%) XML
7 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
7 11 (35.48%) Maven
8 10 (32.26%) JIRA
8 10 (32.26%) WCF
8 10 (32.26%) HTML
8 10 (32.26%) CSS
9 9 (29.03%) XSL
9 9 (29.03%) Eclipse
9 9 (29.03%) Subversion
10 8 (25.81%) Spring
10 8 (25.81%) Selenium
10 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (25.81%) RESTful
10 8 (25.81%) Validation
11 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management

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 7 (22.58%) Apache Solr
1 7 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (16.13%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) Apache
3 3 (9.68%) Jetty
3 3 (9.68%) nginx
3 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) JBoss
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.23%) CloudBees
3 1 (3.23%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) LAN
2 4 (12.90%) FTP
2 4 (12.90%) Network Security
2 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
2 7 (22.58%) MySQL
2 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
3 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (9.68%) Big Data
6 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Git (software)
2 11 (35.48%) Maven
3 10 (32.26%) JIRA
4 9 (29.03%) Eclipse
4 9 (29.03%) Subversion
5 8 (25.81%) Selenium
6 7 (22.58%) Gradle
7 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
7 5 (16.13%) JUnit
7 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
8 4 (12.90%) Ant
8 4 (12.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (12.90%) Checkstyle
8 4 (12.90%) FxCop
8 4 (12.90%) IntelliJ
8 4 (12.90%) LabVIEW
8 4 (12.90%) Moq
8 4 (12.90%) ReSharper
8 4 (12.90%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) Java Developer
3 6 (19.35%) C++ Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Java Software Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C++/Java Developer
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Lead Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# WCF Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.45%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) Web Services
2 12 (38.71%) XML
3 10 (32.26%) CSS
3 10 (32.26%) HTML
3 10 (32.26%) WCF
4 9 (29.03%) XSL
5 8 (25.81%) RESTful
5 8 (25.81%) Spring
6 7 (22.58%) Lucene
6 7 (22.58%) REST
7 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
7 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
7 6 (19.35%) MFC
7 6 (19.35%) XML Messaging
8 5 (16.13%) ADO.NET
8 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
8 5 (16.13%) JMS
8 5 (16.13%) SOAP
8 5 (16.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Client/Server
1 6 (19.35%) Replication
2 4 (12.90%) Contactless
2 4 (12.90%) EMV
3 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) Semantic Web
4 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 12 (38.71%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) Scrum
3 14 (45.16%) TDD
4 13 (41.94%) MVC
5 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (25.81%) Validation
6 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
6 7 (22.58%) OOP
6 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Automation Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Build Automation
7 6 (19.35%) Continuous Deployment
7 6 (19.35%) OO
7 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (19.35%) SDLC
7 6 (19.35%) SOLID
8 5 (16.13%) BDD
8 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
8 5 (16.13%) Data Transformation
8 5 (16.13%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) C++
3 14 (45.16%) C#
4 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
5 12 (38.71%) SQL
6 5 (16.13%) C
6 5 (16.13%) VBScript
7 4 (12.90%) Scala
7 4 (12.90%) XPath
8 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
8 3 (9.68%) Python
8 3 (9.68%) Ruby
9 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
9 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Fortify
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Telerik
3 4 (12.90%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.45%) Coverity
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Solace
4 2 (6.45%) Sybase
5 1 (3.23%) Twitter
5 1 (3.23%) Veracode