Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Dependency Injection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dependency Injection over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 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.

Dependency Injection (DI)
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 604 577 749
Rank change year-on-year -27 +172 -29
Contract jobs citing Dependency Injection 296 273 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.34% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 184 125
UK median daily rate £500 £446 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.04% +2.00% +2.94%
10th Percentile £338 £320 £303
90th Percentile £625 £700 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £338
% change year-on-year +11.27% +5.19% -6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 5
UK median hourly rate - £44.25 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +302.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.25 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +302.27% -

Dependency Injection is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 88,767 80,693 92,830
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 85.77% 84.92% 84.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,551 52,816 61,130
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,431 2,128 2,300
UK median hourly rate £21.75 £25.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.00% +2.04% +13.95%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -18.00% - +16.01%

Dependency Injection
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Dependency Injection in the UK

Dependency Injection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dependency Injection in the UK

Dependency Injection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dependency Injection over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dependency Injection in the UK

Dependency Injection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dependency Injection.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dependency Injection in the UK

Dependency Injection
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 Dependency Injection within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. 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 -32 274 £525 +16.67% 147
London +19 205 £550 +15.79% 51
UK excluding London -53 91 £395 +11.27% 101
South East -30 25 £448 +5.29% 25
Scotland -25 22 £375 +25.00% 3
Midlands -26 20 £375 +5.26% 14
South West +10 12 £390 +18.18% 11
East Midlands -2 11 £500 +42.86% 7
West Midlands -28 9 £325 -18.75% 7
North West -30 7 £300 -13.04% 25
North of England -36 7 £300 -14.29% 37
East of England +3 5 £463 +23.33% 9

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Dependency Injection 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 Dependency Injection.

1 216 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (55.07%) .NET
3 155 (52.36%) C#
4 129 (43.58%) TDD
5 124 (41.89%) Java
6 122 (41.22%) SQL Server
7 120 (40.54%) Microservices
8 116 (39.19%) Git (software)
9 103 (34.80%) Test Automation
10 102 (34.46%) SQL
11 101 (34.12%) REST
12 95 (32.09%) JavaScript
13 94 (31.76%) OO
14 92 (31.08%) Maven
14 92 (31.08%) JUnit
15 89 (30.07%) RESTful
16 87 (29.39%) .NET Framework
17 86 (29.05%) Unit Testing
17 86 (29.05%) Scrum
18 84 (28.38%) Java 8
19 82 (27.70%) MVC
20 81 (27.36%) Unix
21 80 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
22 76 (25.68%) Hibernate
22 76 (25.68%) Mockito
23 75 (25.34%) Spring
24 74 (25.00%) ASP.NET
25 68 (22.97%) JMS
26 66 (22.30%) HTML
26 66 (22.30%) Entity Framework

Dependency Injection
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 56 (18.92%) Confluence
2 34 (11.49%) WildFly
3 15 (5.07%) Apache
4 9 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (3.04%) NServiceBus
5 8 (2.70%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.01%) IIS
7 2 (0.68%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.68%) Liferay
7 2 (0.68%) Mule
7 2 (0.68%) Mule ESB
7 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.34%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.34%) FileNet
8 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.35%) Global One
2 4 (1.35%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 61 (20.61%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (18.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (3.72%) npm
5 8 (2.70%) NuGet
6 5 (1.69%) BrowserStack
6 5 (1.69%) SaaS
6 5 (1.69%) Sauce Labs
7 4 (1.35%) IaaS
8 3 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.01%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.01%) PaaS
8 3 (1.01%) Serverless
9 2 (0.68%) Office 365
10 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.34%) Google Play
10 1 (0.34%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.81%) HTTP
2 18 (6.08%) TCP/IP
3 17 (5.74%) Internet
4 11 (3.72%) DMARC
5 8 (2.70%) DKIM
5 8 (2.70%) FTP
6 3 (1.01%) WEP
7 2 (0.68%) SMTP
7 2 (0.68%) SSL
8 1 (0.34%) Firewall
8 1 (0.34%) Skype
8 1 (0.34%) VLAN
8 1 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (41.22%) SQL Server
2 62 (20.95%) Relational Database
3 55 (18.58%) RDBMS
4 31 (10.47%) NoSQL
5 17 (5.74%) Apache Cassandra
5 17 (5.74%) MySQL
6 15 (5.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (3.72%) Redis
9 7 (2.36%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.69%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.68%) Aerospike
13 1 (0.34%) Big Data
13 1 (0.34%) Cosmos DB
13 1 (0.34%) HDInsight
13 1 (0.34%) Power BI
13 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 116 (39.19%) Git (software)
2 92 (31.08%) JUnit
2 92 (31.08%) Maven
3 76 (25.68%) Mockito
4 59 (19.93%) JIRA
5 55 (18.58%) SonarQube
6 53 (17.91%) Checkstyle
7 52 (17.57%) Liquibase
8 51 (17.23%) Jenkins
9 36 (12.16%) Gradle
10 35 (11.82%) Vagrant
11 31 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server
12 27 (9.12%) Selenium
13 25 (8.45%) Visual Studio
14 20 (6.76%) SpecFlow
15 18 (6.08%) Cucumber
16 16 (5.41%) Moq
16 16 (5.41%) NUnit
17 13 (4.39%) TeamCity
17 13 (4.39%) TestNG
General
1 49 (16.55%) Banking
2 43 (14.53%) Finance
3 34 (11.49%) Investment Banking
4 29 (9.80%) Front Office
5 12 (4.05%) Legal
6 11 (3.72%) Law
7 10 (3.38%) Financial Institution
8 9 (3.04%) Retail
9 2 (0.68%) Back Office
9 2 (0.68%) Games
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Marketing
10 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 257 (86.82%) Developer
2 93 (31.42%) C# Developer
3 92 (31.08%) Java Developer
4 77 (26.01%) .NET Developer
5 36 (12.16%) Senior Developer
6 35 (11.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 29 (9.80%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 29 (9.80%) SQL Developer
8 28 (9.46%) Full Stack Developer
9 17 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 17 (5.74%) C# WCF Developer
9 17 (5.74%) WCF Developer
10 16 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (5.41%) C# WPF Developer
10 16 (5.41%) WPF Developer
11 15 (5.07%) Angular Developer
12 14 (4.73%) Senior Java Developer
13 13 (4.39%) Senior .NET Developer
14 10 (3.38%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (55.07%) .NET
2 101 (34.12%) REST
3 89 (30.07%) RESTful
4 87 (29.39%) .NET Framework
5 76 (25.68%) Hibernate
6 75 (25.34%) Spring
7 74 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 68 (22.97%) JMS
9 66 (22.30%) Entity Framework
9 66 (22.30%) HTML
10 63 (21.28%) CSS
11 60 (20.27%) AngularJS
12 57 (19.26%) Lambda Expressions
13 54 (18.24%) Web Services
14 53 (17.91%) JAX-RS
15 52 (17.57%) Drools
15 52 (17.57%) WireMock
16 50 (16.89%) ASP.NET Web API
17 49 (16.55%) jQuery
18 46 (15.54%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 53 (17.91%) Linux Command Line
2 28 (9.46%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (6.76%) Fixed Income
4 18 (6.08%) Hedge funds
5 16 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.73%) Derivative
7 12 (4.05%) User Experience
8 9 (3.04%) Equities
9 8 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (2.36%) N-Tier
11 6 (2.03%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.69%) OTC Derivatives
13 4 (1.35%) Computer Science
13 4 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
13 4 (1.35%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.68%) Cloud Native
14 2 (0.68%) Credit Derivative
14 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
15 1 (0.34%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 81 (27.36%) Unix
2 36 (12.16%) VMS
3 8 (2.70%) Android
4 7 (2.36%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.69%) Windows
6 3 (1.01%) Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (43.58%) TDD
3 120 (40.54%) Microservices
4 103 (34.80%) Test Automation
5 94 (31.76%) OO
6 86 (29.05%) Scrum
6 86 (29.05%) Unit Testing
7 82 (27.70%) MVC
8 80 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (19.26%) CQRS
10 56 (18.92%) BDD
11 54 (18.24%) Domain-Driven Design
11 54 (18.24%) Multithreading
12 53 (17.91%) OOA/OOD
12 53 (17.91%) Software Engineering
13 45 (15.20%) Web Development
14 40 (13.51%) SOLID
15 34 (11.49%) Inversion of Control
16 29 (9.80%) SOA
17 24 (8.11%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 155 (52.36%) C#
2 124 (41.89%) Java
3 102 (34.46%) SQL
4 95 (32.09%) JavaScript
5 84 (28.38%) Java 8
6 53 (17.91%) JPQL
7 24 (8.11%) T-SQL
7 24 (8.11%) TypeScript
8 15 (5.07%) Groovy
9 8 (2.70%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.69%) Ruby
11 2 (0.68%) Python
11 2 (0.68%) Scala
12 1 (0.34%) C
12 1 (0.34%) C++
12 1 (0.34%) PHP
12 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (14.86%) Security Cleared
2 41 (13.85%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.70%) Degree
4 7 (2.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.35%) MCTS
5 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.34%) MCAD
7 1 (0.34%) MCSD
7 1 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.38%) QA
2 6 (2.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (1.35%) WCAG
5 1 (0.34%) GCP
System Software
1 29 (9.80%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (7.09%) Kubernetes
2 13 (4.39%) Prometheus
3 5 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.01%) Ansible
4 3 (1.01%) Kibana
5 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.34%) Puppet
5 1 (0.34%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 34 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.45%) Oracle
3 11 (3.72%) Charles River
4 9 (3.04%) MuleSoft
4 9 (3.04%) TIBCO
5 6 (2.03%) SAP
5 6 (2.03%) Telerik
6 5 (1.69%) Google
7 4 (1.35%) Capita
8 2 (0.68%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.68%) Cadence
8 2 (0.68%) iManage
8 2 (0.68%) Intapp
8 2 (0.68%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.34%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.34%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.34%) IBM
9 1 (0.34%) Murex
9 1 (0.34%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.34%) Reuters