The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 London 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Code Coverage
Rank 391 371 413
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +42
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 2 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.046% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.061% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Average daily rate - £488 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.99% -11.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17874 16444 20506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.49% 75.99% 73.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12665 11408 13409
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 221 325
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Code Coverage
England

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
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 24 April 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.

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Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) Banking
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
5 5 (50.00%) Subversion
5 5 (50.00%) JRules
5 5 (50.00%) Spring
5 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) Drools
5 5 (50.00%) TeamCity
5 5 (50.00%) Cash Management
5 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (50.00%) UML
5 5 (50.00%) JMS
5 5 (50.00%) Migration
5 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
5 5 (50.00%) J2EE
5 5 (50.00%) Hudson
5 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
7 3 (30.00%) Groovy
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) Web Services
7 3 (30.00%) BDD

Code Coverage
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) OLAP
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (50.00%) Subversion
1 5 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 5 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) JBehave
2 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) CruiseControl
2 2 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (70.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Market Risk Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) J2EE
1 5 (50.00%) JMS
1 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (50.00%) JRules
1 5 (50.00%) Spring
1 5 (50.00%) Drools
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) MDX
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (10.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (50.00%) UML
3 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 5 (50.00%) Cash Management
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Groovy
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle