Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Coverity products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Coverity over the 6 months to 21 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Coverity.

Coverity
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 854 857 879
Rank change year-on-year +3 +22 -2
Contract jobs citing Coverity 23 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.023% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.052% 0.051% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 8
UK median daily rate £463 £415 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.45% +2.47% -
10th Percentile £354 £385 £332
90th Percentile £521 £438 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +11.45% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Coverity is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43951 47473 49241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.62% 45.33% 43.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 27307 29002 29036
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £235 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1470 1695 2097
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.30% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.23 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.27 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

Coverity
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Coverity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Coverity in the UK

Coverity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Coverity in the UK

Coverity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Coverity over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Coverity in the UK

Coverity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Coverity in the UK

Coverity
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Coverity within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
England +34 23 £463 +8.82% 1
UK excluding London +11 13 £463 +11.45%
London -12 10 £360 -15.29% 1
South West - 8 £463 -
East of England - 5 - -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Coverity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Coverity.

1 19 (82.61%) Java
1 19 (82.61%) Adobe
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (82.61%) TDD
1 19 (82.61%) Scrum
1 19 (82.61%) Maven
1 19 (82.61%) Software Engineering
1 19 (82.61%) Unit Testing
1 19 (82.61%) Continuous Integration
1 19 (82.61%) JSR 170
1 19 (82.61%) Mockito
1 19 (82.61%) BDD
1 19 (82.61%) OSGi
1 19 (82.61%) PowerMock
1 19 (82.61%) Jenkins
1 19 (82.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 19 (82.61%) SonarQube
2 13 (56.52%) Sonatype Nexus
3 10 (43.48%) Finance
4 9 (39.13%) Law
5 8 (34.78%) Kanban
5 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
5 8 (34.78%) Coaching
6 6 (26.09%) Software Architecture
6 6 (26.09%) Content Management
7 5 (21.74%) Information Management
7 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
7 5 (21.74%) Banking
7 5 (21.74%) Asset Management
8 4 (17.39%) HTML

Coverity
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 19 (82.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (17.39%) CMS
2 4 (17.39%) Drupal
2 4 (17.39%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Jackrabbit
1 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (82.61%) Jenkins
1 19 (82.61%) Maven
1 19 (82.61%) Mockito
1 19 (82.61%) SonarQube
2 13 (56.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Law
3 5 (21.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Applications Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Product Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Security Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Security Product Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) JSR 170
1 19 (82.61%) OSGi
1 19 (82.61%) PowerMock
2 4 (17.39%) Apache Sling
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (82.61%) BDD
1 19 (82.61%) Continuous Integration
1 19 (82.61%) Scrum
1 19 (82.61%) Software Engineering
1 19 (82.61%) TDD
1 19 (82.61%) Unit Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Coaching
2 8 (34.78%) Kanban
2 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
3 6 (26.09%) Content Management
3 6 (26.09%) Software Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) Asset Management
4 5 (21.74%) Information Management
4 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 4 (17.39%) OO
5 4 (17.39%) OOP
5 4 (17.39%) Product Management
5 4 (17.39%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CEH
1 4 (17.39%) CISSP
1 4 (17.39%) CSSLP
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Adobe
2 4 (17.39%) Sitecore
2 4 (17.39%) Synopsys