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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Code Coverage
UK
Rank 575 594 578
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 21 24 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.047% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.056% 0.057% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 25
Median daily rate £338 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £385 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £690 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £51 £390 £413
% change year-on-year
-86.92% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
37444 42299 41509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.58% 82.71% 79.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24822 27641 26311
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 965 1161 1101
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +49.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

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 14 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +42 20 £338 -34.14% 9
London +10 14 £344 -47.11% 3
South East +13 3 £51 -86.75% 3
City of London +2 3 £425 -17.07%
East of England - 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Hertford - 2 - -
Scotland +18 1 - -
Glasgow -1 1 - -
West Sussex -13 1 £51 -86.75% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 £51 -

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 19 (50.00%) C#
2 17 (44.74%) Java
2 17 (44.74%) .NET
2 17 (44.74%) TDD
3 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (39.47%) HTML
3 15 (39.47%) CSS
4 14 (36.84%) Linux
4 14 (36.84%) Scrum
5 13 (34.21%) Visual Studio
6 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 12 (31.58%) MVC
7 11 (28.95%) OO
7 11 (28.95%) SQL
7 11 (28.95%) C++
7 11 (28.95%) XML
8 10 (26.32%) Windows
8 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 10 (26.32%) JIRA
8 10 (26.32%) WCF
8 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
9 9 (23.68%) REST
9 9 (23.68%) QA
9 9 (23.68%) Web Services
9 9 (23.68%) XSL
9 9 (23.68%) Eclipse
10 8 (21.05%) MySQL
10 8 (21.05%) Maven
10 8 (21.05%) Selenium
10 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing

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 6 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.53%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.26%) Apache
4 2 (5.26%) JBoss
4 2 (5.26%) Jetty
4 2 (5.26%) nginx
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (5.26%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.63%) CloudBees
3 1 (2.63%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) LAN
2 4 (10.53%) FTP
2 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) MySQL
3 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
5 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.26%) Big Data
7 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Visual Studio
2 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 10 (26.32%) JIRA
3 9 (23.68%) Eclipse
4 8 (21.05%) Maven
4 8 (21.05%) Selenium
5 6 (15.79%) Subversion
6 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
6 5 (13.16%) JUnit
6 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (10.53%) Ant
7 4 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (10.53%) FxCop
7 4 (10.53%) Gradle
7 4 (10.53%) IntelliJ
7 4 (10.53%) Moq
7 4 (10.53%) ReSharper
7 4 (10.53%) SoapUI
7 4 (10.53%) StyleCop
7 4 (10.53%) XMLUnit
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Java Developer
3 10 (26.32%) .NET Developer
4 9 (23.68%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (23.68%) C# Developer
5 6 (15.79%) C++ Developer
6 5 (13.16%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (13.16%) C++/Java Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Test Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Junior
8 3 (7.89%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Junior Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Junior C# Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) .NET
2 15 (39.47%) CSS
2 15 (39.47%) HTML
3 11 (28.95%) XML
4 10 (26.32%) WCF
5 9 (23.68%) REST
5 9 (23.68%) Web Services
5 9 (23.68%) XSL
6 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
6 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
7 5 (13.16%) ADO.NET
7 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
7 5 (13.16%) Hibernate
7 5 (13.16%) LINQ
7 5 (13.16%) MFC
7 5 (13.16%) NHibernate
7 5 (13.16%) SOAP
7 5 (13.16%) Spring
7 5 (13.16%) XML Messaging
7 5 (13.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Client/Server
1 5 (13.16%) Replication
2 4 (10.53%) Contactless
2 4 (10.53%) EMV
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Robotics
4 2 (5.26%) HoloLens
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.63%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) TDD
2 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (36.84%) Scrum
4 12 (31.58%) MVC
5 11 (28.95%) OO
6 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Web Development
7 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
7 7 (18.42%) OOP
7 7 (18.42%) Validation
8 6 (15.79%) SDLC
8 6 (15.79%) SOLID
9 5 (13.16%) Analytics
9 5 (13.16%) BDD
9 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
9 5 (13.16%) Data Transformation
9 5 (13.16%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (13.16%) Microservices
9 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (13.16%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) C#
2 17 (44.74%) Java
3 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 11 (28.95%) C++
4 11 (28.95%) SQL
5 5 (13.16%) VBScript
6 4 (10.53%) C
6 4 (10.53%) Ruby
6 4 (10.53%) XPath
7 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.26%) Python
7 2 (5.26%) Scala
7 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Firmware
2 3 (7.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Telerik
3 4 (10.53%) Atlassian
4 3 (7.89%) Blue Prism
5 2 (5.26%) Coverity
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) Solace
5 2 (5.26%) Sybase
6 1 (2.63%) Twitter
6 1 (2.63%) Veracode
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