Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Cobertura skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cobertura over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 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.

Cobertura
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 867 858
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9 -13
Contract jobs citing Cobertura 7 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.006% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.039% 0.037% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 8
England median daily rate £481 £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.31% -9.09% +25.71%
10th Percentile £422 £313 £321
90th Percentile £524 £488 £536
UK median daily rate £481 £400 £440
% change year-on-year +20.31% -9.09% +23.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Cobertura is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17805 16194 14943
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.77% 16.56% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12484 10960 10035
England median daily rate £457 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £304 £280
90th Percentile £606 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 232 284
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28.95 £26.16 £23.83
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Cobertura
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cobertura as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cobertura in England

Cobertura
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cobertura in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cobertura in England

Cobertura
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cobertura within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
South West - 5 £448 -
South East +5 2 £513 +7.89%
Cobertura
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cobertura also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Cobertura.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Web Development
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 7 (100.00%) Gradle
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
3 5 (71.43%) QA
3 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Ant
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 5 (71.43%) B2C
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) Back Office
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (71.43%) User Stories
3 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 5 (71.43%) API Development
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Deployment
3 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) Mule
3 5 (71.43%) TeamCity
3 5 (71.43%) hybris
3 5 (71.43%) Cucumber

Cobertura
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (71.43%) Mule
2 2 (28.57%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SMS
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Gradle
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Ant
2 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) TeamCity
3 2 (28.57%) Checkstyle
3 2 (28.57%) FindBugs
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
3 2 (28.57%) Mockito
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) TestNG
General
1 5 (71.43%) Back Office
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Hybris Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Hybris Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) REST
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) Spring Integration
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
4 2 (28.57%) Spring Cloud
4 2 (28.57%) Spring Security
4 2 (28.57%) Zuul
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) API Development
2 5 (71.43%) B2C
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Deployment
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) API Design
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (28.57%) Consul
2 2 (28.57%) Prometheus
2 2 (28.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) hybris