The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 24 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.32% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £425 £365
% change year-on-year -12.76% +16.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 505 520 706
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 80.93% 78.79% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 272 361
Median daily rate £425 £425 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 59
Median hourly rate £17.77 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.92% -23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £47.50
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 Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Code Coverage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Code Coverage in Hertfordshire

Code Coverage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Code Coverage in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Code Coverage.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection

Code Coverage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) FxCop
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Moq
1 2 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (100.00%) StyleCop
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) AutoMapper
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Dapper ORM
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft