The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DbUnit
Rank 584 538 531
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -7
Contract jobs citing DbUnit 14 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.017% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.21% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 4
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£365 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6760 5495 5517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.82% 11.60% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4715 3615 3319
Average daily rate £400 £389 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% +0.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 123 225
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.07 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% +0.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.05 £18.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +11 8 £402 +7.13% 2
South East -28 3 £456 +7.35% 1
East of England - - - -
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UK

DbUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 20 (71.43%) JUnit
2 16 (57.14%) Scrum
3 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (46.43%) Java
4 13 (46.43%) Oracle
5 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
7 10 (35.71%) Functional Testing
7 10 (35.71%) Mockito
7 10 (35.71%) Rational DOORS
7 10 (35.71%) SoapUI
7 10 (35.71%) jQuery
7 10 (35.71%) Data Migration
7 10 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (35.71%) SQL
7 10 (35.71%) ClearCase
7 10 (35.71%) ETL
7 10 (35.71%) HP
7 10 (35.71%) LoadRunner
7 10 (35.71%) Spring
7 10 (35.71%) Maven
7 10 (35.71%) Wireshark
7 10 (35.71%) Migration
8 9 (32.14%) .NET
9 8 (28.57%) Test Strategy
9 8 (28.57%) Apache Camel
10 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
10 7 (25.00%) OO
10 7 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing

DbUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 4 (14.29%) JBoss
1 4 (14.29%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) Wireshark
2 4 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.57%) Redis
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (71.43%) JUnit
2 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
3 10 (35.71%) Mockito
3 10 (35.71%) Rational DOORS
3 10 (35.71%) SoapUI
3 10 (35.71%) ClearCase
3 10 (35.71%) LoadRunner
3 10 (35.71%) Maven
4 6 (21.43%) Subversion
4 6 (21.43%) TestNG
5 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
6 4 (14.29%) jMock
7 1 (3.57%) PHPUnit
7 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.57%) Behat
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Test Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Systems Test Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) jQuery
1 10 (35.71%) Spring
2 9 (32.14%) .NET
3 8 (28.57%) Apache Camel
4 6 (21.43%) J2EE
4 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
4 6 (21.43%) GWT
5 4 (14.29%) SOAP
5 4 (14.29%) Web Services
5 4 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (14.29%) Guice
5 4 (14.29%) Apache CXF
5 4 (14.29%) RESTful
5 4 (14.29%) PowerMock
6 1 (3.57%) Symfony
6 1 (3.57%) Zend Framework
6 1 (3.57%) Laravel
6 1 (3.57%) Yii
6 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) CentOS
1 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
1 1 (3.57%) Debian
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Scrum
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Functional Testing
3 10 (35.71%) Data Migration
3 10 (35.71%) ETL
3 10 (35.71%) Migration
4 8 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.00%) OO
6 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 6 (21.43%) MVC
6 6 (21.43%) OOD
6 6 (21.43%) TDD
6 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (21.43%) System Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Kanban
7 4 (14.29%) BDD
8 3 (10.71%) CAD
9 2 (7.14%) ITIL
9 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) Groovy
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.57%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (10.71%) Hyperic
2 3 (10.71%) logstash
2 3 (10.71%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 10 (35.71%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) Atomikos
4 3 (10.71%) Google
4 3 (10.71%) VMware
5 2 (7.14%) Mercator
6 1 (3.57%) Zend
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