The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 South East 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Code Coverage
Rank 241 231 242
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 3 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.095% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.13% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.34% -14.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6570 5929 6796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.65% 70.32% 69.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3611 3149 3239
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 266 319
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.93 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Code Coverage
England

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 23 July 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.

Location
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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
Berkshire +1 1 - -
Surrey - - - - 2
Sussex - - - -
Code Coverage
England

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 2 (33.33%) Wiki
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Process Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Game Development

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Verification Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Leader
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) UI Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Wiki
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) VHDL
2 1 (16.67%) Verilog
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Process Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Game Development
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft