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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Code Coverage over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Code Coverage
Rank 256 264 240
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 7 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.12% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 7
Median daily rate £495 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.75% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £375 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £413 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 - -
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7082 7720 7015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.73% 79.44% 76.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4323 4724 3946
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 255 265
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Code Coverage
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Code Coverage as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Code Coverage within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 3 - -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £495 -
Code Coverage
England

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Code Coverage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Code Coverage.

1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 9 (64.29%) Web Development
3 9 (64.29%) User Stories
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) MFC
6 3 (21.43%) MySQL
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Replication
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Validation
6 3 (21.43%) XML Messaging
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
6 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) HTML5
7 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
7 2 (14.29%) NoSQL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Solr
1 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Jetty
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Gradle
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Maven
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Developer in Test
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Test Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) MFC
3 3 (21.43%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) XML Messaging
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) Lucene
4 2 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 2 (14.29%) WCF
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
1 9 (64.29%) User Stories
1 9 (64.29%) Web Development
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Build Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Telerik