The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Unity DI Container skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unity DI Container over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Unity Application Block
London / City of London
Rank 152 151 189
Rank change year-on-year -1 +38  
Contract jobs citing Unity DI Container 2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.067% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.64% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Median daily rate £513 £538 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.65% +32.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £623 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £281 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -25.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.00 -

Unity DI Container is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1049 1091 1530
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 35.04% 32.79% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 918 1224
Median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +100.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Unity DI Container
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Unity DI Container as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Unity DI Container in the City of London

Unity DI Container
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unity DI Container in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unity DI Container in the City of London

Unity DI Container
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unity DI Container also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Unity DI Container.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Moq
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (60.00%) MSTest
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Polymer
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) CQRS
4 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development

Unity DI Container
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Moq
3 3 (60.00%) MSTest
3 3 (60.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior WPF Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (20.00%) WCF Developer
4 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) RESTful
1 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Polymer
2 2 (40.00%) StructureMap
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (20.00%) LINQ
3 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Ninject
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) CQRS
3 2 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft