The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 28 April 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.88% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -11.76% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 130 81 104
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 81.25% 79.41% 87.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 46 62
Median daily rate £430 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.85% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 26
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £34.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +28.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.25 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £47.83 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

Code Coverage
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Code Coverage.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) MFC
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Telerik
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Code Coverage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C++/Java Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Software Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) MFC
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Telerik