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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Code Coverage
Rank 374 379 349
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -30
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 25 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.023% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.029% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 17
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£600 £638 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +27.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.84% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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
16714 17075 15210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.73% 78.57% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11868 11661 10681
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 236 247
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £67.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Code Coverage
England

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 35 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (76.92%) Multithreading
3 25 (64.10%) Relational Database
4 24 (61.54%) Java
5 21 (53.85%) Finance
6 19 (48.72%) Spring
7 18 (46.15%) Low Latency
8 17 (43.59%) TeamCity
8 17 (43.59%) QA
8 17 (43.59%) TIBCO
9 16 (41.03%) IBM
9 16 (41.03%) MSI
9 16 (41.03%) Linux
9 16 (41.03%) .NET
9 16 (41.03%) Web Services
9 16 (41.03%) NUnit
9 16 (41.03%) WinForms
9 16 (41.03%) TIBCO EMS
9 16 (41.03%) .NET Remoting
9 16 (41.03%) .NET Framework
9 16 (41.03%) WCF
9 16 (41.03%) WPF
10 15 (38.46%) DevExpress
10 15 (38.46%) JIRA
10 15 (38.46%) Maven
10 15 (38.46%) Infragistics
10 15 (38.46%) JUnit
11 14 (35.90%) Investment Banking
11 14 (35.90%) Banking
11 14 (35.90%) Refactoring

Code Coverage
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (41.03%) TIBCO EMS
2 14 (35.90%) Confluence
3 3 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (2.56%) Magnolia
4 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.82%) InfluxDB
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.26%) DB2
4 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) TeamCity
2 16 (41.03%) NUnit
2 16 (41.03%) MSI
3 15 (38.46%) JUnit
3 15 (38.46%) Maven
3 15 (38.46%) JIRA
4 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
4 9 (23.08%) VisualVM
4 9 (23.08%) YourKit
5 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
5 8 (20.51%) Selenium
6 5 (12.82%) Subversion
6 5 (12.82%) Mockito
6 5 (12.82%) Cucumber
7 4 (10.26%) TestNG
8 3 (7.69%) Hudson
9 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
9 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (2.56%) JMeter
General
1 21 (53.85%) Finance
2 14 (35.90%) Banking
2 14 (35.90%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Front Office
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 20 (51.28%) Java Developer
3 15 (38.46%) .NET Developer
4 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.56%) QA Tester
5 1 (2.56%) QA Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (2.56%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (2.56%) Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) Spring
2 16 (41.03%) .NET Remoting
2 16 (41.03%) .NET Framework
2 16 (41.03%) WCF
2 16 (41.03%) WPF
2 16 (41.03%) Web Services
2 16 (41.03%) .NET
2 16 (41.03%) WinForms
3 14 (35.90%) REST
4 11 (28.21%) RESTful
5 9 (23.08%) Drools
5 9 (23.08%) JMS
6 6 (15.38%) SOAP
7 5 (12.82%) Apache Camel
7 5 (12.82%) Middleware
7 5 (12.82%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (10.26%) Spring Integration
9 3 (7.69%) Protocol Buffers
10 2 (5.13%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (2.56%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (76.92%) Multithreading
3 18 (46.15%) Low Latency
4 14 (35.90%) Refactoring
5 13 (33.33%) SOA
6 9 (23.08%) BPMN
7 8 (20.51%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (17.95%) TDD
8 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
9 6 (15.38%) DevOps
10 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Kanban
11 4 (10.26%) Wealth Management
11 4 (10.26%) Microservices
11 4 (10.26%) Cash Management
11 4 (10.26%) Memory Management
11 4 (10.26%) BDD
12 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (5.13%) Test Automation
13 2 (5.13%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) Java
2 10 (25.64%) SQL
3 9 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (43.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Puppet
1 5 (12.82%) StatsD
1 5 (12.82%) Kibana
2 4 (10.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) TIBCO
2 16 (41.03%) IBM
3 15 (38.46%) Infragistics
3 15 (38.46%) DevExpress
4 5 (12.82%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle
5 3 (7.69%) Sybase
6 1 (2.56%) FatWire
6 1 (2.56%) Serena