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 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.

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

Coverity
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 630 632
Contract jobs citing Coverity 0 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.026% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.058% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 12
Median daily rate - £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20263 24158 24977
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.81% 44.93% 44.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12302 14876 14615
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £572 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 703 822 1125
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +5.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Coverity
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Coverity as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 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