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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Code Coverage
Rank 555 539 555
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 33 44 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.086% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.11% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £336 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.95% -15.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £300 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £373 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £299
% change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
42068 39089 36771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.23% 76.40% 75.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 27933 24730 23055
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1141 1099 1032
Average hourly rate £31.44 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
London -2 15 £400 +20.30% 3
South East -16 13 £400 +18.51%
North West -25 4 £366 - 1
Code Coverage
UK

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (51.02%) Web Services
3 24 (48.98%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (44.90%) Jenkins
4 22 (44.90%) Linux
5 21 (42.86%) Java
6 20 (40.82%) .NET
7 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
7 18 (36.73%) SQL
8 17 (34.69%) C#
9 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
9 16 (32.65%) Python
10 15 (30.61%) MVC
11 14 (28.57%) SOA
11 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 14 (28.57%) RESTful
11 14 (28.57%) REST
12 13 (26.53%) XML
12 13 (26.53%) HTML
13 12 (24.49%) CSS
13 12 (24.49%) HTML5
13 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
14 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
14 11 (22.45%) Windows
14 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
14 11 (22.45%) Maven
14 11 (22.45%) .NET Framework
14 11 (22.45%) JSON
14 11 (22.45%) QA
15 10 (20.41%) Oracle

Code Coverage
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.24%) Node.js
3 4 (8.16%) CMS
4 2 (4.08%) JBoss
4 2 (4.08%) Apache
4 2 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.04%) DNN
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) SaaS
2 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.08%) PaaS
3 2 (4.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.16%) VPN
1 4 (8.16%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.24%) MySQL
4 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.04%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (44.90%) Jenkins
2 11 (22.45%) Maven
3 10 (20.41%) JUnit
4 8 (16.33%) Eclipse
4 8 (16.33%) VisualVM
4 8 (16.33%) YourKit
4 8 (16.33%) ANTLR
5 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 7 (14.29%) Gradle
5 7 (14.29%) Ant
5 7 (14.29%) Selenium
6 6 (12.24%) Subversion
6 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (8.16%) SpecFlow
7 4 (8.16%) Jasmine
7 4 (8.16%) JIRA
7 4 (8.16%) TestComplete
7 4 (8.16%) TeamCity
8 2 (4.08%) HP UFT
8 2 (4.08%) MSI
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Legal
4 4 (8.16%) Front Office
4 4 (8.16%) Marketing
5 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.08%) Law
7 1 (2.04%) Back Office
7 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.04%) Dutch Language
7 1 (2.04%) French Language
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Senior Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Release Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Web Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Architect
5 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Build Manager
6 4 (8.16%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Build and Release Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Integration Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Build Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) .NET Architect
8 2 (4.08%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) Web Services
2 20 (40.82%) .NET
3 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
4 14 (28.57%) RESTful
4 14 (28.57%) REST
5 13 (26.53%) XML
5 13 (26.53%) HTML
6 12 (24.49%) CSS
6 12 (24.49%) HTML5
7 11 (22.45%) .NET Framework
7 11 (22.45%) JSON
8 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
8 10 (20.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (20.41%) jQuery
9 8 (16.33%) Drools
9 8 (16.33%) XACML
9 8 (16.33%) Spring
9 8 (16.33%) JMS
9 8 (16.33%) MyBatis
9 8 (16.33%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.12%) Fixed Income
3 3 (6.12%) Derivative
4 1 (2.04%) iPhone
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Linux
2 11 (22.45%) Windows
3 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.16%) Ubuntu
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.98%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (30.61%) MVC
4 14 (28.57%) SOA
5 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
6 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
7 8 (16.33%) Multithreading
7 8 (16.33%) BPMN
7 8 (16.33%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (16.33%) Information Security
7 8 (16.33%) Low Latency
8 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 7 (14.29%) TDD
9 6 (12.24%) ITIL
9 6 (12.24%) Web Development
9 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
9 6 (12.24%) DevOps
9 6 (12.24%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (12.24%) SDLC
10 5 (10.20%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) Java
2 18 (36.73%) SQL
3 17 (34.69%) C#
4 16 (32.65%) Python
5 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
6 7 (14.29%) Perl
6 7 (14.29%) Scala
7 5 (10.20%) XPath
8 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.08%) PHP
8 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.04%) C++
9 1 (2.04%) VB
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.04%) Apex Code
9 1 (2.04%) SOQL
9 1 (2.04%) SOSL
9 1 (2.04%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) QA
2 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Puppet
2 4 (8.16%) Nagios
2 4 (8.16%) ZABBIX
2 4 (8.16%) Cacti
2 4 (8.16%) SmokePing
3 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle
3 8 (16.33%) TIBCO
4 6 (12.24%) Twitter
5 2 (4.08%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.08%) Ektron
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.04%) Google
6 1 (2.04%) Sybase
6 1 (2.04%) HP