Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Code Coverage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Code Coverage over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Code Coverage
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 197 189
Rank change year-on-year -7 -8 -
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 6 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.12% 0.22% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.26% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 1
East of England median daily rate £425 £348 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.30% -0.71% -
10th Percentile £411 £310 £325
90th Percentile £568 £400 £375
England median daily rate £475 £431 £500
% change year-on-year +10.14% -13.75% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.43% -
10th Percentile £41.25 £41.25 £27.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.75 £41.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £49.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -14.14% +32.00% -

Code Coverage is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,331 4,303 4,063
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.97% 85.16% 83.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,535 2,475 2,316
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £243 £250 £220
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 268 326
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.02 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.58% +14.87% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.50 £12.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.75 £46.88
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.87 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.54% +10.51% +3.97%

Code Coverage
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Code Coverage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Code Coverage in the East of England

Code Coverage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Code Coverage in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Code Coverage in the East of England

Code Coverage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Code Coverage in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Code Coverage in the East of England

Code Coverage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Code Coverage in the East of England

Code Coverage
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 5 £510 -
Essex -13 1 £425 +32.81%
Code Coverage
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Code Coverage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Code Coverage.

1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
3 1 (16.67%) GitHub
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) WorldPay
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development

Code Coverage
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Coach
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer in Test
2 1 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Servlets
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) WorldPay