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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Coverity
Rank - 568 573
Contract jobs citing Coverity 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.004% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
Coverity
UK

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
23881 22408 24568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.70% 46.46% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13824 12877 12857
Average daily rate £399 £388 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1099 1030 1248
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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
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 19 September 2014. 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 - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
South East - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
Coverity
UK

Coverity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) QNX
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (75.00%) Assembly Language
2 3 (75.00%) Firmware
2 3 (75.00%) VxWorks
2 3 (75.00%) Valgrind
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Intel
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) FreeBSD
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading

Coverity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (75.00%) Valgrind
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) VxWorks
3 1 (25.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) QNX
2 1 (25.00%) Intel