The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Coverity products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Coverity over the 3 months to 5 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Coverity.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Coverity
Rank 583 564 512
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -52
Contract jobs citing Coverity 8 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.006% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.035% 0.013% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 9
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£400 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 - £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 - £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23025 22480 19877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.41% 45.22% 46.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13385 13004 10856
Average daily rate £400 £393 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £223 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1015 1016 1123
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

Coverity
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Coverity across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Coverity Jobs Demand Trend in England

Coverity
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Coverity Daily Rate Trend in England

Coverity
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Coverity across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Coverity Daily Rate Histogram in England

Coverity
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Coverity Hourly Rate Trend in England

Coverity
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 Coverity within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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 +19 5 £375 -
South East - 3 £410 - 1
Coverity
UK

Coverity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Coverity 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 Coverity.

1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Maven
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (37.50%) Xamarin
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) OOD

Coverity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Coverity 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 Coverity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 1 (12.50%) Drupal
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) Subversion
3 4 (50.00%) Maven
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
4 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
4 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Xamarin Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) CGI
3 2 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (12.50%) Django
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) SUSE
3 1 (12.50%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) OOD
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (12.50%) DevOps
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Content Management
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (12.50%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Varnish
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
1 1 (12.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Xamarin
2 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
2 1 (12.50%) Pega
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) CA
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat