The first table below looks at the demand for Code Coverage skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Code Coverage over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Code Coverage
Rank 65 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.52% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 492 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.49% 77.85% 69.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 258 320
Average daily rate £413 £419 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 59
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £40.50 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Code Coverage
East of England

Code Coverage
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Code Coverage across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Code Coverage Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Code Coverage
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Code Coverage Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Code Coverage
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Code Coverage Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) IIS
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) XSL
3 4 (57.14%) XSLT
3 4 (57.14%) VBScript
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) FxCop
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) LINQ
3 4 (57.14%) StyleCop
3 4 (57.14%) POCO
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) NCover
4 3 (42.86%) NUnit
4 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript

Code Coverage
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) FxCop
1 4 (57.14%) StyleCop
2 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) NCover
2 3 (42.86%) NUnit
3 1 (14.29%) dotTrace
3 1 (14.29%) ReSharper
3 1 (14.29%) Moq
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) XSL
3 4 (57.14%) XSLT
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) LINQ
3 4 (57.14%) POCO
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
4 1 (14.29%) StructureMap
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) VBScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA