The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 26 June 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.

Code Coverage
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 568 568 615
Rank change year-on-year 0 +47  
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 21 55 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.11% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.14% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 36 11
Median daily rate £375 £433 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.29% +15.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £405 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £531 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £425 £365
% change year-on-year -12.76% +16.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36558 40684 41140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.69% 83.47% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24009 27323 26926
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 945 955 1136
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.46 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Code Coverage
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Code Coverage as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Code Coverage in England

Code Coverage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Code Coverage in England

Code Coverage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Code Coverage in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Code Coverage in England

Code Coverage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Code Coverage in England

Code Coverage
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 Code Coverage within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
London -13 14 £425 -19.04% 3
South East +26 5 £252 - 2
East of England -4 2 £375 - 2
Code Coverage
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 across the England region with a requirement for Code Coverage.

1 20 (51.28%) TDD
2 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) C#
2 19 (48.72%) Java
3 18 (46.15%) .NET
4 13 (33.33%) SQL
4 13 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 12 (30.77%) Visual Studio
6 11 (28.21%) MVC
7 10 (25.64%) Scrum
7 10 (25.64%) Degree
7 10 (25.64%) CSS
7 10 (25.64%) Web Services
7 10 (25.64%) HTML
7 10 (25.64%) OO
8 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 9 (23.08%) Web Development
8 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
9 8 (20.51%) Selenium
9 8 (20.51%) BDD
9 8 (20.51%) Windows
10 7 (17.95%) XML
10 7 (17.95%) JUnit
10 7 (17.95%) MySQL
10 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
10 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
10 7 (17.95%) QA

Code Coverage
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 6 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.26%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.69%) Apache
3 3 (7.69%) IIS
4 2 (5.13%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.13%) Apache Spark
4 2 (5.13%) nginx
4 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.56%) JBoss
5 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) Bluemix
2 4 (10.26%) IaaS
2 4 (10.26%) IBM Cloud
2 4 (10.26%) PaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (5.13%) Internet
3 1 (2.56%) FTP
3 1 (2.56%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) MySQL
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.13%) Big Data
3 2 (5.13%) MarkLogic
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.56%) Mixpanel
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 12 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 8 (20.51%) Selenium
4 7 (17.95%) JUnit
4 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (15.38%) JIRA
6 5 (12.82%) Subversion
7 4 (10.26%) Eclipse
7 4 (10.26%) Gerrit
7 4 (10.26%) IBM UrbanCode
7 4 (10.26%) JBehave
7 4 (10.26%) SonarQube
7 4 (10.26%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
9 2 (5.13%) FxCop
9 2 (5.13%) Mockito
9 2 (5.13%) Moq
9 2 (5.13%) RSpec
9 2 (5.13%) StyleCop
General
1 4 (10.26%) Banking
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Front Office
2 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Junior
4 5 (12.82%) Ruby Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (7.69%) C++ Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Junior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Programmer
6 3 (7.69%) QA Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) CSS
2 10 (25.64%) HTML
2 10 (25.64%) Web Services
3 7 (17.95%) REST
3 7 (17.95%) XML
4 5 (12.82%) WCF
5 4 (10.26%) SOAP
5 4 (10.26%) XSLT
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 3 (7.69%) JMS
6 3 (7.69%) jQuery
6 3 (7.69%) MFC
6 3 (7.69%) RESTful
6 3 (7.69%) Spring
6 3 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (7.69%) WPF
6 3 (7.69%) XML Messaging
6 3 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Robotics
3 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.69%) Derivative
3 3 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (7.69%) Exotic Derivative
3 3 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (7.69%) Replication
4 2 (5.13%) HoloLens
4 2 (5.13%) Linked Data
4 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.56%) Equities
5 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.56%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (2.56%) Android
4 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) CentOS
4 1 (2.56%) Debian
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) TDD
2 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (28.21%) MVC
5 10 (25.64%) OO
5 10 (25.64%) Scrum
6 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 9 (23.08%) Web Development
7 8 (20.51%) BDD
8 7 (17.95%) DevOps
8 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
9 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (15.38%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (15.38%) Multithreading
9 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (15.38%) SDLC
9 6 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (12.82%) Analytics
10 5 (12.82%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (12.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) C#
1 19 (48.72%) Java
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (15.38%) C++
3 6 (15.38%) Python
3 6 (15.38%) Ruby
4 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.69%) VBA
6 2 (5.13%) Scala
6 2 (5.13%) VBScript
7 1 (2.56%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.56%) Clojure
7 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) VB
7 1 (2.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) CFA
4 3 (7.69%) MBA
4 3 (7.69%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Docker
2 4 (10.26%) Firmware
3 2 (5.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.56%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Ansible
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) HockeyApp
3 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) AppDynamics
3 4 (10.26%) Blue Prism
3 4 (10.26%) New Relic
3 4 (10.26%) Splunk
4 3 (7.69%) Telerik
5 2 (5.13%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.56%) Apple
6 1 (2.56%) Coremetrics
6 1 (2.56%) Optimizely
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.56%) Solace
6 1 (2.56%) Sybase
Brentwood, Essex
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Rate: £300 - £340 per day
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