The table below looks at the statistics for Code Coverage skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Code Coverage over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Code Coverage
Rank 616 635 577
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -58
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 22 14 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.026% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.032% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 47
Median daily rate £550 £470 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% +34.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 - £315
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42021 44388 43486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.55% 81.15% 76.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 28019 28757 28290
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1336 1206
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Code Coverage
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Code Coverage
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Code Coverage within the UK.

Code Coverage Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Code Coverage
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Code Coverage within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Code Coverage Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Code Coverage
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Code Coverage within the UK.

Code Coverage Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Code Coverage
Top 16 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 6 December 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
England +14 21 £550 +17.02% 9
London -4 8 £550 +17.02% 2
South East - 7 £475 - 3
East of England - 6 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 4 - - 1
Portsmouth - 3 - -
Oxford - 3 £475 -
Hampshire - 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 £475 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - -
Hertford - 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 - -

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 with a requirement for Code Coverage.

1 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (52.17%) Git (software)
3 23 (50.00%) TDD
4 20 (43.48%) Java
4 20 (43.48%) SQL
5 19 (41.30%) Linux
5 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (41.30%) Gradle
6 17 (36.96%) Unit Testing
6 17 (36.96%) RESTful
6 17 (36.96%) .NET
6 17 (36.96%) Scrum
7 16 (34.78%) JUnit
7 16 (34.78%) REST
7 16 (34.78%) Automation Testing
8 15 (32.61%) Jenkins
8 15 (32.61%) C++
8 15 (32.61%) SOLID
9 14 (30.43%) C#
9 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
10 13 (28.26%) Web Services
11 12 (26.09%) XML
11 12 (26.09%) Windows
11 12 (26.09%) MVC
11 12 (26.09%) Maven
11 12 (26.09%) Ruby
11 12 (26.09%) JSON
11 12 (26.09%) Analytics
12 11 (23.91%) Subversion
13 10 (21.74%) Google

Code Coverage
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (15.22%) Apache Solr
1 7 (15.22%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (10.87%) Apache
2 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.70%) IIS
4 3 (6.52%) Jetty
4 3 (6.52%) nginx
5 2 (4.35%) JBoss
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.17%) CMS
6 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Google Play
2 7 (15.22%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.35%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.17%) Bluemix
4 1 (2.17%) CloudBees
4 1 (2.17%) CloudFront
4 1 (2.17%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) LAN
2 4 (8.70%) FTP
2 4 (8.70%) Network Security
3 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) MongoDB
2 7 (15.22%) MySQL
2 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.52%) Big Data
6 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (52.17%) Git (software)
2 19 (41.30%) Gradle
3 16 (34.78%) JUnit
4 15 (32.61%) Jenkins
5 12 (26.09%) Maven
6 11 (23.91%) Subversion
7 10 (21.74%) Appium
7 10 (21.74%) Eclipse
7 10 (21.74%) git-flow
7 10 (21.74%) Hamcrest
7 10 (21.74%) jMock
7 10 (21.74%) Mockito
7 10 (21.74%) Robolectric
7 10 (21.74%) Robotium
7 10 (21.74%) Selenium
8 9 (19.57%) JIRA
9 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
11 5 (10.87%) Ant
11 5 (10.87%) Checkstyle
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (76.09%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Android Developer
4 6 (13.04%) C++ Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Java Software Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.87%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.87%) C++ Software Developer
5 5 (10.87%) C++/Java Developer
6 4 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Lead Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Agile Developer
7 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) .NET
1 17 (36.96%) RESTful
2 16 (34.78%) REST
3 13 (28.26%) Web Services
4 12 (26.09%) JSON
4 12 (26.09%) XML
5 10 (21.74%) CSS
5 10 (21.74%) HTML
6 9 (19.57%) WCF
7 8 (17.39%) Spring
7 8 (17.39%) XSL
8 7 (15.22%) iOS SDK
8 7 (15.22%) Lucene
9 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
9 6 (13.04%) MFC
9 6 (13.04%) XML Messaging
10 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
10 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
10 5 (10.87%) JMS
10 5 (10.87%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Client/Server
1 6 (13.04%) Replication
2 3 (6.52%) Contactless
2 3 (6.52%) EMV
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.17%) Social Media
4 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Linux
2 12 (26.09%) Windows
3 10 (21.74%) Android
4 7 (15.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (50.00%) TDD
3 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (36.96%) Scrum
4 17 (36.96%) Unit Testing
5 16 (34.78%) Automation Testing
6 15 (32.61%) SOLID
7 12 (26.09%) Analytics
7 12 (26.09%) MVC
8 10 (21.74%) Android Development
9 9 (19.57%) E-Commerce
9 9 (19.57%) Open Source
10 8 (17.39%) Automated Testing
10 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
10 8 (17.39%) Pair Programming
10 8 (17.39%) Validation
10 8 (17.39%) Webhook
11 7 (15.22%) SDLC
11 7 (15.22%) Web Development
12 6 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) Java
1 20 (43.48%) SQL
2 15 (32.61%) C++
3 14 (30.43%) C#
3 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 12 (26.09%) Ruby
5 5 (10.87%) C
6 4 (8.70%) Scala
6 4 (8.70%) VBScript
6 4 (8.70%) XPath
7 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.52%) Python
8 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.17%) Perl
9 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) CCEA
3 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) HP Fortify
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Facebook
1 10 (21.74%) Google
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Optimizely
3 5 (10.87%) Telerik
4 4 (8.70%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.35%) Coverity
5 2 (4.35%) IBM
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) Solace
5 2 (4.35%) Sybase
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) Twitter
6 1 (2.17%) Veracode
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago