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 29 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DbUnit
Rank 569 552 563
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Contract jobs citing DbUnit 14 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.027% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.21% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 - -
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
6674 5761 5953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.04% 11.97% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4342 3772 3435
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 123 208
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 £23.75 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +22 8 £450 +38.46%
South East -23 3 £500 -
East of England - - - -
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UK

DbUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 34 (87.18%) Java
2 31 (79.49%) Spring
3 26 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 26 (66.67%) TestNG
4 25 (64.10%) Jenkins
5 24 (61.54%) Maven
6 23 (58.97%) MVC
7 22 (56.41%) Mockito
8 21 (53.85%) GWT
9 16 (41.03%) Groovy
9 16 (41.03%) Guice
9 16 (41.03%) Apache Camel
9 16 (41.03%) Atomikos
9 16 (41.03%) Apache ServiceMix
9 16 (41.03%) JUnit
10 14 (35.90%) Scrum
11 10 (25.64%) Google
11 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
12 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
12 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
12 8 (20.51%) SQL
12 8 (20.51%) J2EE
13 7 (17.95%) OO
13 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (15.38%) SaaS
14 6 (15.38%) OOD
14 6 (15.38%) Subversion
15 5 (12.82%) Oracle
15 5 (12.82%) jQuery
16 4 (10.26%) Degree

DbUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (41.03%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) Redis
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.56%) CouchDB
2 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (66.67%) TestNG
2 25 (64.10%) Jenkins
3 24 (61.54%) Maven
4 22 (56.41%) Mockito
5 16 (41.03%) JUnit
6 6 (15.38%) Subversion
7 4 (10.26%) ClearCase
7 4 (10.26%) LoadRunner
7 4 (10.26%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (10.26%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.56%) Behat
8 1 (2.56%) Selenium
8 1 (2.56%) jMock
8 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.56%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Developer
2 30 (76.92%) Java Developer
3 12 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 12 (30.77%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Web Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Database Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Test Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (79.49%) Spring
2 26 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 21 (53.85%) GWT
4 16 (41.03%) Guice
4 16 (41.03%) Apache Camel
5 8 (20.51%) J2EE
6 5 (12.82%) jQuery
7 4 (10.26%) .NET
8 3 (7.69%) Spring Batch
9 2 (5.13%) XML
10 1 (2.56%) CGI
10 1 (2.56%) Apache CXF
10 1 (2.56%) RESTful
10 1 (2.56%) Yii
10 1 (2.56%) Laravel
10 1 (2.56%) HTML
10 1 (2.56%) CSS
10 1 (2.56%) SOAP
10 1 (2.56%) Java SE
10 1 (2.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Replication
1 1 (2.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Debian
2 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.56%) CentOS
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) MVC
2 14 (35.90%) Scrum
3 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
4 7 (17.95%) OO
4 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.38%) OOD
6 4 (10.26%) ETL
6 4 (10.26%) Migration
6 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
6 4 (10.26%) Test Strategy
6 4 (10.26%) Functional Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.13%) Web Development
8 2 (5.13%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.56%) System Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) Java
2 16 (41.03%) Groovy
3 8 (20.51%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) HQL
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) Capistrano
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Atomikos
2 10 (25.64%) Google
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) HP
5 2 (5.13%) Mercator
6 1 (2.56%) Zend