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 1 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Code Coverage
Rank 413 419 424
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 15 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.029% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.036% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 6
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£400 £325 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £320 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £415 £538
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
England

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
19203 19218 19612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.72% 78.99% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13731 13370 13713
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 220 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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 1 September 2015.

Code Coverage Daily Rate Histogram in London

Code Coverage
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 1 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
City of London +10 7 £531 +41.66%
Code Coverage
England

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 13 (56.52%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
3 11 (47.83%) Web Services
4 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) QA
5 8 (34.78%) MVC
5 8 (34.78%) Python
6 7 (30.43%) Ant
6 7 (30.43%) Perl
6 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
6 7 (30.43%) Scala
6 7 (30.43%) Gradle
7 6 (26.09%) DevOps
7 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
7 6 (26.09%) Node.js
7 6 (26.09%) REST
7 6 (26.09%) Banking
7 6 (26.09%) C#
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
7 6 (26.09%) .NET
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) XML
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) XML Schema
8 5 (21.74%) XSLT
8 5 (21.74%) Tomcat

Code Coverage
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) Node.js
2 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
3 4 (17.39%) CMS
4 2 (8.70%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (17.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
1 4 (17.39%) VPN
1 4 (17.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 4 (17.39%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
2 7 (30.43%) Gradle
2 7 (30.43%) Ant
2 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (17.39%) Subversion
4 3 (13.04%) Selenium
5 2 (8.70%) JIRA
5 2 (8.70%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
6 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.35%) Hudson
6 1 (4.35%) Maven
6 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
6 1 (4.35%) JMeter
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
1 6 (26.09%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Legal
2 4 (17.39%) Front Office
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Law
5 1 (4.35%) Back Office
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Release Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Build Manager
4 4 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Build and Release Manager
5 2 (8.70%) C# Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Sitecore Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Architect
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) XML
2 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
2 6 (26.09%) REST
3 5 (21.74%) HTML5
3 5 (21.74%) XSLT
3 5 (21.74%) XML Schema
3 5 (21.74%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) JSON
3 5 (21.74%) WCF
4 4 (17.39%) LINQ
4 4 (17.39%) jQuery
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
4 4 (17.39%) CSS
4 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET
4 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
4 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Fixed Income
1 3 (13.04%) Derivative
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) iPhone
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) MVC
4 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
4 6 (26.09%) DevOps
5 5 (21.74%) Open Source
6 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (17.39%) Data Security
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Web Development
6 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
7 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
7 3 (13.04%) BDD
8 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.70%) TDD
8 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) Python
4 7 (30.43%) Scala
4 7 (30.43%) Perl
5 6 (26.09%) C#
6 5 (21.74%) XPath
7 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.35%) C++
8 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.35%) VB
8 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
8 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
8 1 (4.35%) SOQL
8 1 (4.35%) SOSL
8 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) QA
2 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Nagios
1 4 (17.39%) ZABBIX
1 4 (17.39%) Cacti
1 4 (17.39%) Puppet
1 4 (17.39%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Sitecore
2 2 (8.70%) Ektron
3 1 (4.35%) Sybase
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com