Period
to 19 November 2019

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 6 months to 19 November 2019 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.

DbUnit
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 735 796 862
Rank change year-on-year +61 +66 +36
Contract jobs citing DbUnit 74 102 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.099% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.51% 0.47% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 63 13
UK median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £450 £413 £381
90th Percentile £538 £538 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +11.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 14,428 21,834 18,920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.21% 21.14% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,463 14,967 13,176
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 231 283
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.35% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £20.50 £26.50 £29.00
90th Percentile £67.50 £53.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -0.59% - +3.66%

DbUnit
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing DbUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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
Top 7 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 6 months to 19 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +86 74 £475 -6.17% 7
UK excluding London +57 47 £475 +5.56% 3
Midlands +62 40 £475 +4.11% 2
West Midlands +52 39 £475 +5.56% 2
London +44 27 £513 -2.38% 4
South East +45 7 £456 +4.29%
East Midlands +20 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing DbUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for DbUnit.

1 74 (100.00%) Java
1 74 (100.00%) Maven
2 73 (98.65%) JUnit
2 73 (98.65%) Web Services
3 72 (97.30%) Mockito
3 72 (97.30%) Jenkins
4 71 (95.95%) PowerMock
4 71 (95.95%) Git (software)
4 71 (95.95%) RESTful
4 71 (95.95%) SonarQube
4 71 (95.95%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (95.95%) jMock
4 71 (95.95%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (95.95%) SOAP
5 70 (94.59%) TDD
5 70 (94.59%) Scrum
6 68 (91.89%) BDD
7 64 (86.49%) Kanban
8 62 (83.78%) AWS
9 61 (82.43%) Amazon EC2
10 59 (79.73%) Spring
11 53 (71.62%) Open Source
12 47 (63.51%) Security Cleared
13 42 (56.76%) PostgreSQL
14 41 (55.41%) SC Cleared
15 40 (54.05%) ActiveMQ
16 38 (51.35%) J2EE
16 38 (51.35%) Amazon SQS
17 37 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
18 36 (48.65%) Postfix

DbUnit
Co-occurring 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 7 (9.46%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.35%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 62 (83.78%) AWS
2 61 (82.43%) Amazon EC2
3 38 (51.35%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.35%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.35%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (56.76%) PostgreSQL
2 37 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.35%) MySQL
4 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 74 (100.00%) Maven
2 73 (98.65%) JUnit
3 72 (97.30%) Jenkins
3 72 (97.30%) Mockito
4 71 (95.95%) Git (software)
4 71 (95.95%) jMock
4 71 (95.95%) SonarQube
5 2 (2.70%) Gradle
5 2 (2.70%) JIRA
6 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.35%) Checkstyle
6 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.35%) JMeter
6 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.35%) TestNG
General
1 19 (25.68%) Public Sector
2 11 (14.86%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 74 (100.00%) Developer
2 72 (97.30%) Java Developer
3 28 (37.84%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 9 (12.16%) J2EE Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Lead Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.35%) Backend Developer
8 1 (1.35%) E-Commerce Developer
8 1 (1.35%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.35%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (98.65%) Web Services
2 71 (95.95%) PowerMock
2 71 (95.95%) RESTful
2 71 (95.95%) SOAP
3 59 (79.73%) Spring
4 40 (54.05%) ActiveMQ
5 38 (51.35%) J2EE
6 35 (47.30%) Hibernate
7 31 (41.89%) Apache Camel
8 27 (36.49%) AngularJS
8 27 (36.49%) JPA
8 27 (36.49%) Spring Cloud
9 25 (33.78%) REST
10 15 (20.27%) Spring Boot
11 7 (9.46%) XML
12 2 (2.70%) CSS
12 2 (2.70%) HTML
12 2 (2.70%) JSF
13 1 (1.35%) GWT
13 1 (1.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) NHS
2 9 (12.16%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Android
1 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (95.95%) Agile Software Development
1 71 (95.95%) Continuous Integration
2 70 (94.59%) Scrum
2 70 (94.59%) TDD
3 68 (91.89%) BDD
4 64 (86.49%) Kanban
5 53 (71.62%) Open Source
6 35 (47.30%) Microservices
7 31 (41.89%) E-Commerce
8 26 (35.14%) BPMN
9 22 (29.73%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 17 (22.97%) Migration
11 9 (12.16%) Biometrics
12 5 (6.76%) OO
13 3 (4.05%) DevOps
14 2 (2.70%) Unit Testing
14 2 (2.70%) Web Development
15 1 (1.35%) Content Management
15 1 (1.35%) Pair Programming
15 1 (1.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (25.68%) SQL
3 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.35%) Java 8
4 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (63.51%) Security Cleared
2 41 (55.41%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 36 (48.65%) Postfix
2 23 (31.08%) vSphere
3 22 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.35%) Ansible
2 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) VMware
2 6 (8.11%) Google
3 1 (1.35%) Adobe
3 1 (1.35%) Atlassian