The table below looks at the statistics for Code Coverage skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Code Coverage over the 3 months to 29 August 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Code Coverage
Rank 407 421 391
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -30
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 7 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.040% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.052% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 14
Average daily rate
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£325 £406 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £375 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £538 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £299 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -33.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18761 19158 19398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.11% 76.59% 74.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13057 13421 13065
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 230 359
Average hourly rate £21.25 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Code Coverage
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Code Coverage Jobs Demand Trend in London

Code Coverage
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Code Coverage Daily Rate Trend in London

Code Coverage
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Code Coverage across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Code Coverage Daily Rate Histogram in London

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
3 11 (78.57%) OO
3 11 (78.57%) Selenium
3 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
4 10 (71.43%) JUnit
4 10 (71.43%) Web Services
4 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (64.29%) OOP
5 9 (64.29%) Load Testing
5 9 (64.29%) Security Testing
5 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
6 8 (57.14%) Finance
6 8 (57.14%) NUnit
7 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
8 5 (35.71%) Degree
8 5 (35.71%) Investment Management
9 3 (21.43%) QA
9 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (21.43%) Scrum
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
10 2 (14.29%) SQL
10 2 (14.29%) UNIX
10 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
10 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 2 (14.29%) Web Testing
10 2 (14.29%) Cucumber

Code Coverage
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Selenium
2 10 (71.43%) JUnit
3 8 (57.14%) NUnit
4 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
5 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) QA Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Tester
5 1 (7.14%) UI Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) OO
1 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) OOP
3 9 (64.29%) Load Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Security Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Investment Management
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Web Testing
6 2 (14.29%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
7 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Kanban
7 1 (7.14%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Groovy
5 1 (7.14%) Scala
5 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 per day - initial 6 month contract
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