The first table below looks at the demand for DbUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DbUnit over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DbUnit
Rank 553 540 541
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing DbUnit 16 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.032% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.27% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 13
Average daily rate
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£450 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £220 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £370 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+58.33% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6261 5475 5604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.88% 11.78% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4091 3511 3374
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 134 200
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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DbUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DbUnit Jobs Demand Trend in England

DbUnit
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DbUnit Daily Rate Trend in England

DbUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DbUnit across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

DbUnit Daily Rate Histogram in England

DbUnit
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DbUnit within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 8 £450 +53.19% 1
South East -11 7 £500 +66.66% 2
East of England - - - -
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DbUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 44 (95.65%) Java
1 44 (95.65%) Spring
2 39 (84.78%) Hibernate
3 38 (82.61%) TestNG
3 38 (82.61%) Jenkins
4 37 (80.43%) Maven
5 36 (78.26%) MVC
6 34 (73.91%) Mockito
7 30 (65.22%) GWT
8 25 (54.35%) Groovy
8 25 (54.35%) Guice
8 25 (54.35%) Apache Camel
8 25 (54.35%) Atomikos
8 25 (54.35%) Apache ServiceMix
9 17 (36.96%) Google
10 15 (32.61%) Scrum
11 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
12 11 (23.91%) JUnit
13 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (15.22%) J2EE
14 7 (15.22%) Finance
15 6 (13.04%) SaaS
15 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
15 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
16 5 (10.87%) Degree
16 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
16 5 (10.87%) Banking
16 5 (10.87%) SQL
17 4 (8.70%) OO
17 4 (8.70%) Subversion

DbUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 25 (54.35%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) HTTP
1 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.17%) Redis
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (82.61%) TestNG
1 38 (82.61%) Jenkins
2 37 (80.43%) Maven
3 34 (73.91%) Mockito
4 11 (23.91%) JUnit
5 4 (8.70%) Subversion
6 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.35%) Selenium
7 1 (2.17%) jMock
7 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.17%) Behat
7 1 (2.17%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (97.83%) Developer
2 38 (82.61%) Java Developer
3 18 (39.13%) Senior Developer
4 16 (34.78%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Web Applications Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.52%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Database Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Java Web Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Java Applications Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (95.65%) Spring
2 39 (84.78%) Hibernate
3 30 (65.22%) GWT
4 25 (54.35%) Apache Camel
4 25 (54.35%) Guice
5 7 (15.22%) J2EE
6 3 (6.52%) Spring Batch
7 2 (4.35%) jQuery
7 2 (4.35%) CSS
7 2 (4.35%) HTML
7 2 (4.35%) XML
7 2 (4.35%) Spring Security
7 2 (4.35%) JSON
8 1 (2.17%) Velocity
8 1 (2.17%) Symfony
8 1 (2.17%) Zend Framework
8 1 (2.17%) Ajax
8 1 (2.17%) Java SE
8 1 (2.17%) CGI
8 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Replication
1 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Debian
2 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.17%) CentOS
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) MVC
2 15 (32.61%) Scrum
3 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.70%) OO
7 3 (6.52%) OOD
7 3 (6.52%) Web Development
8 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Project Management
9 1 (2.17%) Service Management
9 1 (2.17%) Migration
9 1 (2.17%) ETL
9 1 (2.17%) B2B
9 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.17%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.17%) Refactoring
9 1 (2.17%) TDD
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.17%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 44 (95.65%) Java
2 25 (54.35%) Groovy
3 5 (10.87%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) HQL
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.17%) Capistrano
1 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Atomikos
2 17 (36.96%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) Zend
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) JBoss
3 1 (2.17%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) Mercator