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 25 June 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.

DbUnit
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 577 646 631
Rank change year-on-year +69 -15  
Contract jobs citing DbUnit 10 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.011% 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.073% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £319 £450
% change year-on-year - -29.16%  
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 8117 8240 7471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.54% 15.53% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5548 5678 4924
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 125 126
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.75 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

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
Top 8 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 25 June 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
England +51 10 - - 1
London +8 5 - - 1
West Midlands - 5 - -
Birmingham - 5 - -
Croydon +2 4 - - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 20 (95.24%) Java
1 20 (95.24%) JUnit
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) Scrum
2 18 (85.71%) Mockito
3 13 (61.90%) SOAP
3 13 (61.90%) Maven
3 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
3 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
4 12 (57.14%) SonarQube
4 12 (57.14%) RESTful
4 12 (57.14%) BDD
4 12 (57.14%) PowerMock
4 12 (57.14%) TDD
4 12 (57.14%) jMock
4 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (57.14%) Kanban
4 12 (57.14%) Spring
5 11 (52.38%) Web Services
6 10 (47.62%) J2EE
7 8 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (38.10%) REST
7 8 (38.10%) Selenium
7 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
8 7 (33.33%) Apache Camel
8 7 (33.33%) QA
8 7 (33.33%) SQL
8 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 6 (28.57%) Python

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 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (9.52%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (95.24%) JUnit
2 18 (85.71%) Mockito
3 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
3 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
3 13 (61.90%) Maven
4 12 (57.14%) jMock
4 12 (57.14%) SonarQube
5 8 (38.10%) Selenium
6 6 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 6 (28.57%) WebDriver
7 2 (9.52%) Robot Framework
8 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (4.76%) FishEye
8 1 (4.76%) JIRA
8 1 (4.76%) JMeter
8 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Developer in Test
6 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.76%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) SOAP
2 12 (57.14%) PowerMock
2 12 (57.14%) RESTful
2 12 (57.14%) Spring
3 11 (52.38%) Web Services
4 10 (47.62%) J2EE
5 8 (38.10%) REST
6 7 (33.33%) Apache Camel
7 6 (28.57%) CSS
7 6 (28.57%) HTML
7 6 (28.57%) XML
8 3 (14.29%) Spring Boot
9 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
9 2 (9.52%) Apache CXF
10 1 (4.76%) EJB
10 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
10 1 (4.76%) Java EE
10 1 (4.76%) JPA
10 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) Scrum
3 12 (57.14%) BDD
3 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (57.14%) Kanban
3 12 (57.14%) TDD
4 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
5 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 6 (28.57%) Test Strategy
7 5 (23.81%) Front End Development
7 5 (23.81%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) Re-Platforming
9 3 (14.29%) Open Source
9 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 3 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
10 2 (9.52%) Microservices
11 1 (4.76%) QA Automation
11 1 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) Python
3 6 (28.57%) Scala
4 5 (23.81%) Go
4 5 (23.81%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ambari
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
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