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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Code Coverage
Rank 601 610 612
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 40 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.044% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.056% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 6
Median daily rate £425 £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £375 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -

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
45487 44731 42956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.61% 78.86% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30072 27893 26816
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1054 1299 1233
Median hourly rate £34.50 £29.41 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.78 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 2 May 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 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 2 May 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 38 £438 -27.08% 7
North West - 20 £425 -
Cheshire - 19 £425 -
Knutsford - 16 £438 -
London -33 11 £438 -27.08% 4
Brighton +8 6 £488 - 1
East Sussex 0 6 £488 - 1
South East -9 6 £488 - 3
Scotland - 2 £383 -
Essex - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £390 -
Glasgow - 1 £375 -
East of England - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -

Code Coverage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 42 (71.19%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (64.41%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (61.02%) Test Automation
4 30 (50.85%) Software Engineering
5 28 (47.46%) .NET
6 26 (44.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (42.37%) TDD
8 24 (40.68%) Windows
9 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
9 22 (37.29%) Java
9 22 (37.29%) Degree
10 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
10 21 (35.59%) DevOps
11 18 (30.51%) SpecFlow
12 16 (27.12%) TestComplete
12 16 (27.12%) Finance
13 14 (23.73%) JIRA
13 14 (23.73%) QA
14 13 (22.03%) CSS
14 13 (22.03%) C#
15 12 (20.34%) Scrum
16 11 (18.64%) JUnit
16 11 (18.64%) Maven
16 11 (18.64%) Jenkins
17 10 (16.95%) Selenium
17 10 (16.95%) Web Development
17 10 (16.95%) MySQL
17 10 (16.95%) HTML
18 9 (15.25%) Linux
19 8 (13.56%) Git (software)

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 (11.86%) Node.js
2 5 (8.47%) Apache
2 5 (8.47%) JBoss
2 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.39%) CMS
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.69%) Drupal
4 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) IaaS
1 5 (8.47%) PaaS
1 5 (8.47%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) MySQL
2 4 (6.78%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.78%) SQLite
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.69%) Redis
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (44.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (30.51%) SpecFlow
3 16 (27.12%) TestComplete
4 14 (23.73%) JIRA
5 11 (18.64%) Jenkins
5 11 (18.64%) JUnit
5 11 (18.64%) Maven
6 10 (16.95%) Selenium
7 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
8 7 (11.86%) Cucumber
9 6 (10.17%) Subversion
9 6 (10.17%) TeamCity
10 5 (8.47%) Gradle
10 5 (8.47%) MSI
10 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
11 4 (6.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (6.78%) Bitbucket
12 3 (5.08%) Jasmine
12 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (3.39%) Hudson
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
2 4 (6.78%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Games
3 2 (3.39%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.69%) Publishing
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Developer
2 11 (18.64%) Consultant
3 10 (16.95%) DevOps Consultant
4 9 (15.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) Integration Consultant
5 8 (13.56%) .NET Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Test Automation Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Developer in Test
7 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (8.47%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Agile Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.78%) HTML Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (47.46%) .NET
2 13 (22.03%) CSS
3 10 (16.95%) HTML
4 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
4 8 (13.56%) CSS3
5 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
5 7 (11.86%) HTML5
5 7 (11.86%) jQuery
5 7 (11.86%) Web Services
6 6 (10.17%) JSON
6 6 (10.17%) React
6 6 (10.17%) REST
7 5 (8.47%) LAMP
8 4 (6.78%) Highcharts JS
8 4 (6.78%) RESTful
9 3 (5.08%) Sass
9 3 (5.08%) XML
10 2 (3.39%) Ajax
10 2 (3.39%) SOAP
10 2 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.69%) Online Games
2 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Windows
2 9 (15.25%) Linux
3 5 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.08%) Android
5 3 (5.08%) Unix
6 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (71.19%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (64.41%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (61.02%) Test Automation
4 30 (50.85%) Software Engineering
5 25 (42.37%) TDD
6 21 (35.59%) DevOps
7 12 (20.34%) Scrum
8 10 (16.95%) Web Development
9 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
9 7 (11.86%) Migration
10 6 (10.17%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (10.17%) User Stories
11 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
11 5 (8.47%) Front End Development
11 5 (8.47%) ITIL
11 5 (8.47%) Test Strategy
12 4 (6.78%) Functional Testing
12 4 (6.78%) OO
12 4 (6.78%) QA Automation
12 4 (6.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) Java
2 13 (22.03%) C#
3 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.86%) SQL
5 5 (8.47%) PHP
5 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.08%) ES6
7 2 (3.39%) C++
7 2 (3.39%) Perl
7 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.69%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.69%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.69%) Groovy
8 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.69%) Python
8 1 (1.69%) Ruby
8 1 (1.69%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) CCEA
2 6 (10.17%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.73%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) SDET
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Puppet
2 6 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) Citrix
3 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.78%) HP
4 4 (6.78%) Vertica
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle
6 1 (1.69%) CA
6 1 (1.69%) Rally
6 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.69%) VMware
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