The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 29 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
England > South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 255 261
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6  
Contract jobs citing Code Coverage 5 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.065% 0.10% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.12% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
South East median daily rate £252 - -
England median daily rate £375 £445 £388
% change year-on-year -15.73% +14.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6409 7312 7631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 83.00% 82.07% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14382 16214 15490
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
10th Percentile £294 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £530
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 743 806 614
South East median hourly rate £29.75 £32.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.03% +28.00%  
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.25 £11.75
90th Percentile £58.00 £55.00 £47.82
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.36% +10.00%  

Code Coverage
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Code Coverage in the South East

Code Coverage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Code Coverage in the South East

Code Coverage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Code Coverage in the South East over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Code Coverage in the South East

Code Coverage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Code Coverage in the South East

Code Coverage
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Hampshire - 2 £138 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £600 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £367 - 1
Code Coverage
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for Code Coverage.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Validation
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) SDLC
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (33.33%) Data Transformation
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) XML Messaging
5 3 (33.33%) Replication
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Telerik
5 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio

Code Coverage
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Solr
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Spark
1 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (22.22%) nginx
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) Big Data
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (22.22%) Gradle
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Subversion
4 1 (11.11%) Ant
4 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Maven
4 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) C++ Developer
1 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
1 3 (33.33%) C++/Java Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Development Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Development Manager
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Junior
2 2 (22.22%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Software Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) MFC
2 3 (33.33%) WCF
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) XML Messaging
3 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (22.22%) Kafka
4 1 (11.11%) OAuth
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Linked Data
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Validation
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Build Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Information Retrieval
4 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Scala
5 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Telerik