The table below looks at the statistics for Code Coverage skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Code Coverage over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Code Coverage
Rank 599 555 550
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -5
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 24 38 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.074% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.058% 0.096% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 19
Average daily rate £506 £450 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £330 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £600 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £413 £315
% change year-on-year
+15.01% +31.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
41233 39767 38206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.35% 77.75% 76.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 26971 25392 23073
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1169 1059 1170
Average hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.81% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £51.89
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Code Coverage
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Code Coverage within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Code Coverage within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -7 24 £506 +6.57% 3
London -12 11 £650 +8.33%
Yorkshire -7 5 - -
South East +8 4 £385 +34.14% 2
North West - 4 £488 -
Sheffield - 4 - -
Knutsford - 4 £488 -
South Yorkshire - 4 - -
Cheshire - 4 £488 -
West Sussex - 3 £385 -
City of London +45 1 £513 -2.38%
East Sussex - 1 £488 - 1
Brighton - 1 £488 - 1
Worthing - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (38.64%) Test Automation
4 16 (36.36%) CSS
4 16 (36.36%) QA
5 15 (34.09%) Web Services
6 13 (29.55%) jQuery
6 13 (29.55%) Maven
7 12 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 12 (27.27%) Linux
7 12 (27.27%) HTML
7 12 (27.27%) Java
7 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 12 (27.27%) .NET
7 12 (27.27%) RESTful
7 12 (27.27%) CSS3
7 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 12 (27.27%) Jenkins
8 11 (25.00%) SDLC
8 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (25.00%) JUnit
8 11 (25.00%) C#
8 11 (25.00%) TDD
9 10 (22.73%) JSON
9 10 (22.73%) Windows
9 10 (22.73%) HTML5
10 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
10 9 (20.45%) MySQL
10 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
10 9 (20.45%) JIRA

Code Coverage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.36%) Apache
2 5 (11.36%) JBoss
2 5 (11.36%) Node.js
3 2 (4.55%) CMS
4 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) IaaS
1 5 (11.36%) PaaS
1 5 (11.36%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 4 (9.09%) SQLite
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Maven
2 12 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 11 (25.00%) JUnit
3 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
4 9 (20.45%) JIRA
5 8 (18.18%) Selenium
6 6 (13.64%) Jasmine
6 6 (13.64%) Subversion
7 5 (11.36%) Ant
7 5 (11.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
7 5 (11.36%) Gradle
7 5 (11.36%) MSI
7 5 (11.36%) SpecFlow
7 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
8 4 (9.09%) Bitbucket
9 3 (6.82%) TestComplete
10 2 (4.55%) FitNesse
10 2 (4.55%) JMeter
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Legal
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) C# Developer
2 7 (15.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) HTML Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Architect
4 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (11.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (11.36%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
5 4 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) CSS
2 15 (34.09%) Web Services
3 13 (29.55%) jQuery
4 12 (27.27%) .NET
4 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 12 (27.27%) CSS3
4 12 (27.27%) HTML
4 12 (27.27%) RESTful
5 10 (22.73%) HTML5
5 10 (22.73%) JSON
6 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 8 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (15.91%) XML
8 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
8 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (13.64%) React
8 6 (13.64%) REST
9 5 (11.36%) LAMP
10 4 (9.09%) DOM
10 4 (9.09%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (38.64%) Test Automation
4 12 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 11 (25.00%) SDLC
5 11 (25.00%) TDD
6 8 (18.18%) DevOps
6 8 (18.18%) Front End Development
6 8 (18.18%) Scrum
6 8 (18.18%) SOA
7 6 (13.64%) BDD
7 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.64%) MVC
8 5 (11.36%) Coaching
8 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (11.36%) ITIL
8 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.36%) Open Source
9 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) Java
1 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 11 (25.00%) C#
3 7 (15.91%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) Python
5 5 (11.36%) PHP
5 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
6 4 (9.09%) Perl
6 4 (9.09%) Scala
7 2 (4.55%) C++
7 2 (4.55%) ES6
8 1 (2.27%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.27%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) CCEA
2 3 (6.82%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (13.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Twitter
3 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.09%) HP
4 4 (9.09%) Vertica
5 3 (6.82%) Citrix
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle
6 2 (4.55%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.27%) Google
7 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
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