The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DbUnit
Rank 573 532 573
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +41
Contract jobs citing DbUnit 30 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.041% 0.031%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.43% 0.36% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 17
Average daily rate £450 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7045 5495 5884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.26% 11.31% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4494 3484 3429
Average daily rate £375 £385 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £526 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 143 206
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.65 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DbUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

DbUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DbUnit
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DbUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -28 29 £450 +20.00%
South East -2 22 £450 -
Hampshire - 19 £456 -
Aldershot - 15 £450 -
London -37 7 £375 -
Surrey -13 6 £413 -
Guildford - 2 £413 -
City of London - 1 £490 -

DbUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 38 (92.68%) Java
2 35 (85.37%) Spring
3 33 (80.49%) Maven
3 33 (80.49%) Mockito
4 32 (78.05%) Hibernate
5 31 (75.61%) Jenkins
6 28 (68.29%) TestNG
6 28 (68.29%) MVC
7 22 (53.66%) GWT
8 21 (51.22%) Groovy
8 21 (51.22%) Guice
8 21 (51.22%) Apache Camel
8 21 (51.22%) Atomikos
8 21 (51.22%) Apache ServiceMix
9 15 (36.59%) Google
10 13 (31.71%) JUnit
11 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (19.51%) FitNesse
13 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
13 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (17.07%) Scrum
13 7 (17.07%) Linux
14 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
14 6 (14.63%) Banking
14 6 (14.63%) Finance
15 5 (12.20%) Sybase
15 5 (12.20%) Perl
15 5 (12.20%) JIRA
15 5 (12.20%) EasyMock
15 5 (12.20%) Git (software)

DbUnit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 21 (51.22%) Apache ServiceMix
2 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.32%) Confluence
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.44%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.32%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) DB2
3 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) Big Data
4 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 33 (80.49%) Maven
1 33 (80.49%) Mockito
2 31 (75.61%) Jenkins
3 28 (68.29%) TestNG
4 13 (31.71%) JUnit
5 8 (19.51%) FitNesse
6 5 (12.20%) JIRA
6 5 (12.20%) EasyMock
6 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
7 3 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (4.88%) Subversion
8 2 (4.88%) Selenium
8 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
8 2 (4.88%) Ant
9 1 (2.44%) NetBeans
9 1 (2.44%) Bugzilla
9 1 (2.44%) JMeter
9 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
9 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 6 (14.63%) Banking
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Front Office
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.44%) French Language
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Developer
2 35 (85.37%) Java Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Senior Developer
4 12 (29.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.88%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Tester
8 1 (2.44%) Database Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Front Office Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Lead Tester
8 1 (2.44%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (85.37%) Spring
2 32 (78.05%) Hibernate
3 22 (53.66%) GWT
4 21 (51.22%) Guice
4 21 (51.22%) Apache Camel
5 4 (9.76%) J2EE
5 4 (9.76%) HTML
5 4 (9.76%) CSS
5 4 (9.76%) Web Services
5 4 (9.76%) XML
6 3 (7.32%) JMS
6 3 (7.32%) JSP
6 3 (7.32%) Ajax
7 2 (4.88%) Spring Security
7 2 (4.88%) JSON
7 2 (4.88%) JPA
7 2 (4.88%) EJB
7 2 (4.88%) JSF
8 1 (2.44%) JDO
8 1 (2.44%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) SWIFT
1 3 (7.32%) Derivative
2 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) MVC
2 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
3 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) Scrum
4 3 (7.32%) TDD
4 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.32%) Automation Testing
4 3 (7.32%) BDD
4 3 (7.32%) Automated Testing
4 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Web Development
5 2 (4.88%) OO
6 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.44%) Campaign Management
6 1 (2.44%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) Java
2 21 (51.22%) Groovy
3 5 (12.20%) Perl
4 4 (9.76%) SQL
5 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.32%) HQL
5 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.32%) Korn
6 2 (4.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Atomikos
2 15 (36.59%) Google
3 5 (12.20%) Sybase
4 3 (7.32%) IBM
4 3 (7.32%) Informatica
5 2 (4.88%) JBoss
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle