The table below looks at the statistics for DbUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DbUnit over the 3 months to 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DbUnit
Rank 204 231 230
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Contract jobs citing DbUnit 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
802 862 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.57% 11.94% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 636 533
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £36.25 £45.00 £44.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +1.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £21.46 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.64 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.72% +2.77%

DbUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DbUnit across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

DbUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DbUnit
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DbUnit across the City of London region.

DbUnit Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DbUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing DbUnit also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DbUnit.

1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache CXF
3 1 (25.00%) TestNG
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (25.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Mockito
3 1 (25.00%) Capistrano
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB

DbUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing DbUnit also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DbUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) TestNG
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Mockito
3 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Behat
3 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) jMock
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Yii
2 1 (25.00%) Laravel
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) LESS
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Java SE
2 1 (25.00%) Velocity
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (25.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (25.00%) GWT
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Debian
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (25.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Zend