The table below looks at the statistics for DbUnit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DbUnit over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DbUnit
Rank - 570 524
Contract jobs citing DbUnit 0 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.053% 0.038%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.43% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 25 2
Average daily rate
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- £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7207 6759 5362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.95% 12.41% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4616 4304 3413
Average daily rate £400 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 132 134
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £31.00 £17.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

DbUnit
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DbUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DbUnit
Daily Rate Trend

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

DbUnit Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DbUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 14 (93.33%) JUnit
2 9 (60.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) Spring
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
5 6 (40.00%) TDD
5 6 (40.00%) Subversion
6 5 (33.33%) Maven
6 5 (33.33%) SOAP
6 5 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (33.33%) J2EE
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle
6 5 (33.33%) OO
6 5 (33.33%) JBoss
6 5 (33.33%) OOD
6 5 (33.33%) Mockito
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 5 (33.33%) Apache Camel
7 4 (26.67%) PowerMock
7 4 (26.67%) SonarQube
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) jMock
7 4 (26.67%) Apache CXF
7 4 (26.67%) Kanban
7 4 (26.67%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (26.67%) BDD
7 4 (26.67%) Git (software)

DbUnit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 5 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) JUnit
2 6 (40.00%) Subversion
3 5 (33.33%) Maven
3 5 (33.33%) Mockito
3 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (26.67%) SonarQube
4 4 (26.67%) jMock
4 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
5 3 (20.00%) ClearCase
5 3 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
6 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 1 (6.67%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Spring
2 5 (33.33%) J2EE
2 5 (33.33%) SOAP
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 4 (26.67%) Apache CXF
3 4 (26.67%) RESTful
3 4 (26.67%) PowerMock
3 4 (26.67%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) Spring Batch
4 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) EJB
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) XSLT
5 1 (6.67%) J2SE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Scrum
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) OOD
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) BDD
5 4 (26.67%) Kanban
6 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (20.00%) ETL
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (13.33%) SOA
8 1 (6.67%) RUP
8 1 (6.67%) DSDM
8 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
8 1 (6.67%) MVC
8 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Groovy
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) ZABBIX
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (20.00%) Hyperic
1 3 (20.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Atomikos
3 1 (6.67%) ILOG
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft