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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Code Coverage
Rank 562 605 566
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -39
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 55 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.041% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.052% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 11 26
Median daily rate £433 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £340 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £575 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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
40127 40445 38431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.41% 79.69% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 26982 26553 24574
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 916 1082 1132
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £50.00 £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +28 21 £525 +20.00% 3
North West +2 19 £425 +16.04%
South East +12 9 - - 5
South West +1 3 £425 +63.46%
North East - 2 £410 -
East of England - 1 - -
Code Coverage
UK

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 55 (66.27%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (62.65%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (56.63%) Software Engineering
4 44 (53.01%) TDD
4 44 (53.01%) .NET
5 42 (50.60%) Test Automation
6 34 (40.96%) Microsoft
7 32 (38.55%) MS Excel
7 32 (38.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 31 (37.35%) Degree
9 30 (36.14%) Java
9 30 (36.14%) DevOps
10 26 (31.33%) Git (software)
10 26 (31.33%) SpecFlow
11 25 (30.12%) Windows
12 24 (28.92%) TestComplete
13 20 (24.10%) Gradle
13 20 (24.10%) Jenkins
14 17 (20.48%) Web Development
14 17 (20.48%) Finance
15 16 (19.28%) C#
15 16 (19.28%) JUnit
16 15 (18.07%) SQL
16 15 (18.07%) REST
17 14 (16.87%) TeamCity
17 14 (16.87%) JSON
18 13 (15.66%) JIRA
18 13 (15.66%) CSS
18 13 (15.66%) RESTful
18 13 (15.66%) Analytics

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 32 (38.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.84%) Google Play
2 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.20%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) MySQL
2 4 (4.82%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.82%) Redis
2 4 (4.82%) SQLite
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
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 32 (38.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (31.33%) Git (software)
2 26 (31.33%) SpecFlow
3 24 (28.92%) TestComplete
4 20 (24.10%) Gradle
4 20 (24.10%) Jenkins
5 16 (19.28%) JUnit
6 14 (16.87%) TeamCity
7 13 (15.66%) JIRA
8 10 (12.05%) Selenium
9 9 (10.84%) Appium
9 9 (10.84%) git-flow
9 9 (10.84%) Hamcrest
9 9 (10.84%) jMock
9 9 (10.84%) Maven
9 9 (10.84%) Mockito
9 9 (10.84%) Robolectric
9 9 (10.84%) Robotium
10 8 (9.64%) Cucumber
10 8 (9.64%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 17 (20.48%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Retail
3 5 (6.02%) Banking
4 4 (4.82%) Publishing
5 2 (2.41%) Games
5 2 (2.41%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Online Betting
6 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (48.19%) Developer
2 20 (24.10%) Consultant
3 18 (21.69%) DevOps Consultant
4 16 (19.28%) Integration Consultant
5 14 (16.87%) .NET Developer
6 12 (14.46%) Test Automation Developer
7 10 (12.05%) Android Developer
7 10 (12.05%) Developer in Test
8 9 (10.84%) Test Automation Engineer
8 9 (10.84%) Test Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) Architect
9 7 (8.43%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) Senior Developer
10 5 (6.02%) Agile Developer
10 5 (6.02%) Java Developer
11 4 (4.82%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (4.82%) Agile Java Developer
11 4 (4.82%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (4.82%) Integration Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (53.01%) .NET
2 15 (18.07%) REST
3 14 (16.87%) JSON
4 13 (15.66%) CSS
4 13 (15.66%) RESTful
5 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET
5 11 (13.25%) HTML
6 9 (10.84%) HTML5
7 8 (9.64%) CSS3
8 7 (8.43%) Node.js
9 6 (7.23%) AngularJS
9 6 (7.23%) Express
9 6 (7.23%) iOS SDK
9 6 (7.23%) React
9 6 (7.23%) Web Services
10 4 (4.82%) Browserify
10 4 (4.82%) DOM
10 4 (4.82%) jQuery
10 4 (4.82%) koa
10 4 (4.82%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.20%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.12%) Windows
2 11 (13.25%) Android
3 9 (10.84%) Linux
4 6 (7.23%) Apple iOS
5 5 (6.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (66.27%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (62.65%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (56.63%) Software Engineering
4 44 (53.01%) TDD
5 42 (50.60%) Test Automation
6 30 (36.14%) DevOps
7 17 (20.48%) Web Development
8 13 (15.66%) Analytics
9 11 (13.25%) Android Development
9 11 (13.25%) Automated Testing
9 11 (13.25%) Scrum
10 10 (12.05%) E-Commerce
10 10 (12.05%) Migration
10 10 (12.05%) User Stories
11 9 (10.84%) Automation Testing
11 9 (10.84%) Open Source
11 9 (10.84%) SOLID
11 9 (10.84%) Unit Testing
12 7 (8.43%) Pair Programming
13 5 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.14%) Java
2 16 (19.28%) C#
3 15 (18.07%) SQL
4 11 (13.25%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.84%) Ruby
6 6 (7.23%) ES6
7 4 (4.82%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.41%) C++
8 2 (2.41%) ECMAScript
8 2 (2.41%) Perl
8 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.20%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.20%) Groovy
9 1 (1.20%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 31 (37.35%) Degree
2 8 (9.64%) CCEA
2 8 (9.64%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) 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 34 (40.96%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.84%) Facebook
2 9 (10.84%) Google
3 8 (9.64%) Citrix
4 7 (8.43%) Optimizely
5 5 (6.02%) Oracle
6 4 (4.82%) HP
6 4 (4.82%) IBM
6 4 (4.82%) Vertica
7 3 (3.61%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.20%) CA
8 1 (1.20%) Rally
8 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.20%) Sitecore