The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for DbUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DbUnit over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DbUnit
UK
Rank 588 617 618
Rank change year-on-year +29 +1  
Contract jobs citing DbUnit 11 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.021% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.14% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Median daily rate £310 £411 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.62% +37.08%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £411 £300
% change year-on-year -24.62% +37.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DbUnit is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7755 7671 6891
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.34% 14.52% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5219 5093 4404
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 185 133
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

DbUnit
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing DbUnit as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for DbUnit in the UK

DbUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DbUnit in the UK

DbUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DbUnit over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DbUnit in the UK

DbUnit
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DbUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Scotland - 6 £303 -
England - 4 £463 - 1
Edinburgh - 4 £303 -
Leeds - 2 £463 -
Livingston - 2 - -
London - 2 £425 - 1
Sheffield - 2 £463 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £463 -
West Lothian - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 £463 -
Yorkshire - 2 £463 -
City of London - 1 - - 1

DbUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DbUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for DbUnit.

1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) QA
2 18 (66.67%) Selenium
3 17 (62.96%) JUnit
4 16 (59.26%) Java
5 14 (51.85%) Mockito
6 13 (48.15%) Big Data
6 13 (48.15%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (48.15%) Scrum
7 12 (44.44%) Robot Framework
8 10 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (37.04%) SDLC
8 10 (37.04%) QA Automation
8 10 (37.04%) Release Management
8 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
9 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 9 (33.33%) Process Improvement
10 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (29.63%) TDD
11 7 (25.93%) Spring
11 7 (25.93%) Maven
11 7 (25.93%) jMock
11 7 (25.93%) J2EE
11 7 (25.93%) SOAP
11 7 (25.93%) Web Services
11 7 (25.93%) Test Strategy
11 7 (25.93%) PowerMock
11 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
12 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
12 6 (22.22%) SonarQube

DbUnit
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Big Data
2 10 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.41%) Sqoop
6 1 (3.70%) MySQL
6 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (66.67%) Selenium
2 17 (62.96%) JUnit
3 14 (51.85%) Mockito
4 12 (44.44%) Robot Framework
5 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
6 7 (25.93%) jMock
6 7 (25.93%) Maven
7 6 (22.22%) Cucumber
7 6 (22.22%) SonarQube
7 6 (22.22%) WebDriver
8 4 (14.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (14.81%) JIRA
9 3 (11.11%) FishEye
9 3 (11.11%) JMeter
10 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) QA Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Big Data Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Developer in Test
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) J2EE
1 7 (25.93%) PowerMock
1 7 (25.93%) SOAP
1 7 (25.93%) Spring
1 7 (25.93%) Web Services
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) REST
2 6 (22.22%) RESTful
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Camel
4 3 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.41%) Struts
6 1 (3.70%) Ajax
6 1 (3.70%) Java EE
6 1 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (3.70%) JSP
6 1 (3.70%) Servlets
6 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Continuous Delivery
2 13 (48.15%) Scrum
3 10 (37.04%) QA Automation
3 10 (37.04%) Release Management
3 10 (37.04%) SDLC
3 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
4 9 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (29.63%) TDD
6 7 (25.93%) Test Strategy
7 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
7 6 (22.22%) BDD
7 6 (22.22%) Kanban
8 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
9 4 (14.81%) Microservices
9 4 (14.81%) Re-Platforming
10 3 (11.11%) Front End Development
10 3 (11.11%) OO
10 3 (11.11%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) Python
3 5 (18.52%) Scala
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) Go
5 3 (11.11%) Ruby
6 2 (7.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.70%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Apache Flume
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.41%) Ambari
2 2 (7.41%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.41%) VMware