The table below looks at the statistics for Code Coverage skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Code Coverage over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Code Coverage
Rank 253 261 229
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -32
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 4 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.053% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.069% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Average daily rate £385 £287 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.14% -3.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £413 £315
% change year-on-year
+15.01% +31.11%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6728 7288 6385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.68% 77.43% 74.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4146 4014 3407
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 236 265
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Code Coverage
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Code Coverage Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Code Coverage
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Code Coverage Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Code Coverage
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Code Coverage Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Code Coverage
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
West Sussex - 3 £385 -
East Sussex - 1 £488 - 1
Code Coverage
England

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (75.00%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) RESTful
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
2 8 (66.67%) SOA
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
4 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (50.00%) JSON
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (50.00%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (50.00%) MVC
4 6 (50.00%) CSS3
4 6 (50.00%) Twitter
4 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) DOM
5 4 (33.33%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
5 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 4 (33.33%) Jasmine
6 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (25.00%) Maven

Code Coverage
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Maven
3 2 (16.67%) ANTLR
3 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (16.67%) JUnit
3 2 (16.67%) VisualVM
3 2 (16.67%) YourKit
4 1 (8.33%) Ant
4 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (8.33%) Fiddler
4 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
4 1 (8.33%) Hudson
4 1 (8.33%) JMeter
4 1 (8.33%) LoadUI
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium
4 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (16.67%) HTML Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Consultant
7 1 (8.33%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) RESTful
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) CSS3
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) HTML5
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
2 6 (50.00%) JSON
2 6 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) DOM
4 2 (16.67%) Drools
4 2 (16.67%) JMS
4 2 (16.67%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) SOA
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
4 6 (50.00%) MVC
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
5 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (16.67%) BPMN
7 2 (16.67%) Information Security
7 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
7 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (8.33%) DevOps
8 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Twitter
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (8.33%) Google