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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Code Coverage
Rank 631 629 587
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -42
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 17 31 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.053% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.066% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 34
Median daily rate £500 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
+22.50% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £39.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 - £50.00

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
44398 47091 44154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.09% 81.05% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 29424 30767 27622
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1153 1296 1206
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.82 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 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 13 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 28 September 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 +9 17 £500 +25.00% 12
South East +13 8 £495 +23.75% 2
London -18 6 £538 +16.21% 7
Oxford - 5 £495 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £495 -
Hampshire - 3 - -
Portsmouth - 3 - -
East of England - 2 £350 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 2 £350 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £350 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 47 (63.51%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (58.11%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (56.76%) TDD
4 38 (51.35%) .NET
5 33 (44.59%) Git (software)
6 32 (43.24%) Software Engineering
7 29 (39.19%) Gradle
8 28 (37.84%) Java
9 26 (35.14%) Test Automation
10 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
11 23 (31.08%) Jenkins
11 23 (31.08%) DevOps
12 22 (29.73%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (29.73%) MS Excel
13 21 (28.38%) SQL
13 21 (28.38%) Windows
13 21 (28.38%) Continuous Deployment
14 20 (27.03%) Linux
14 20 (27.03%) Web Development
14 20 (27.03%) RESTful
14 20 (27.03%) Automation Testing
15 19 (25.68%) Degree
16 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
17 17 (22.97%) C#
17 17 (22.97%) Selenium
17 17 (22.97%) REST
17 17 (22.97%) SpecFlow
18 16 (21.62%) TestComplete
18 16 (21.62%) Ruby
18 16 (21.62%) JUnit

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 11 (14.86%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (9.46%) Apache Solr
3 6 (8.11%) CMS
4 5 (6.76%) Apache
4 5 (6.76%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.05%) Jetty
5 3 (4.05%) nginx
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.35%) Confluence
7 1 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (29.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.92%) Google Play
2 6 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.35%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) LAN
1 2 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) MongoDB
1 7 (9.46%) MySQL
1 7 (9.46%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.41%) Redis
4 3 (4.05%) Big Data
5 2 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (44.59%) Git (software)
2 29 (39.19%) Gradle
3 23 (31.08%) Jenkins
4 22 (29.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (22.97%) Selenium
5 17 (22.97%) SpecFlow
6 16 (21.62%) JUnit
6 16 (21.62%) TestComplete
7 14 (18.92%) Appium
7 14 (18.92%) git-flow
7 14 (18.92%) Hamcrest
7 14 (18.92%) jMock
7 14 (18.92%) Mockito
7 14 (18.92%) Robolectric
7 14 (18.92%) Robotium
8 12 (16.22%) Subversion
9 10 (13.51%) JIRA
9 10 (13.51%) Maven
9 10 (13.51%) TeamCity
10 7 (9.46%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Publishing
3 4 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Games
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (63.51%) Developer
2 14 (18.92%) Android Developer
2 14 (18.92%) Consultant
3 13 (17.57%) .NET Developer
3 13 (17.57%) DevOps Consultant
3 13 (17.57%) Java Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Integration Consultant
5 10 (13.51%) Test Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) Developer in Test
6 9 (12.16%) Test Automation Developer
6 9 (12.16%) Test Automation Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Java Software Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (51.35%) .NET
2 20 (27.03%) RESTful
3 17 (22.97%) REST
4 15 (20.27%) JSON
5 14 (18.92%) HTML
6 13 (17.57%) CSS
6 13 (17.57%) HTML5
7 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET
7 10 (13.51%) iOS SDK
8 9 (12.16%) Web Services
9 7 (9.46%) Lucene
9 7 (9.46%) Node.js
9 7 (9.46%) Spring
10 6 (8.11%) AngularJS
10 6 (8.11%) Express
11 5 (6.76%) XML
12 4 (5.41%) Browserify
12 4 (5.41%) CSS3
12 4 (5.41%) DOM
12 4 (5.41%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
1 3 (4.05%) Replication
2 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.35%) Online Games
2 1 (1.35%) Semantic Web
2 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.38%) Windows
2 20 (27.03%) Linux
3 14 (18.92%) Android
4 10 (13.51%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (63.51%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (58.11%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (56.76%) TDD
4 32 (43.24%) Software Engineering
5 26 (35.14%) Test Automation
6 23 (31.08%) DevOps
7 21 (28.38%) Continuous Deployment
8 20 (27.03%) Automation Testing
8 20 (27.03%) Web Development
9 15 (20.27%) Analytics
9 15 (20.27%) Scrum
10 14 (18.92%) Android Development
10 14 (18.92%) Automated Testing
10 14 (18.92%) SOLID
11 12 (16.22%) Unit Testing
12 11 (14.86%) Open Source
12 11 (14.86%) Pair Programming
12 11 (14.86%) Webhook
13 9 (12.16%) E-Commerce
13 9 (12.16%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) Java
2 21 (28.38%) SQL
3 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 17 (22.97%) C#
5 16 (21.62%) Ruby
6 9 (12.16%) C++
7 7 (9.46%) Bash Shell
8 6 (8.11%) ES6
9 4 (5.41%) Scala
10 3 (4.05%) Python
11 2 (2.70%) C
11 2 (2.70%) ECMAScript
12 1 (1.35%) Groovy
12 1 (1.35%) Perl
12 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (25.68%) Degree
2 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) CCEA
3 3 (4.05%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Puppet
2 1 (1.35%) Ansible
2 1 (1.35%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.35%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.92%) Facebook
2 14 (18.92%) Google
3 11 (14.86%) Optimizely
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle
5 4 (5.41%) IBM
6 3 (4.05%) Atlassian
6 3 (4.05%) Citrix
7 2 (2.70%) Telerik
8 1 (1.35%) CA
8 1 (1.35%) HP
8 1 (1.35%) Rally
8 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
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