Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 572 615 682
Rank change year-on-year +43 +67 -9
Contract jobs citing Dependency Injection 316 217 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.28% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 131 151
UK median daily rate £525 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £354 £319 £310
90th Percentile £639 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £368 £360
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.08% +7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
UK median hourly rate - £43.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +290.91% -75.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +290.91% -75.56%

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 86,568 78,196 89,330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 85.62% 84.38% 83.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 57,177 51,470 58,297
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £299 £270 £263
90th Percentile £638 £620 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,215 2,127 2,465
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £24.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +0.60% +23.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.39 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.25 £51.25 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.70% - +15.93%

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 19 April 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 13 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 19 April 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 +30 303 £535 +33.75% 137
London +96 247 £550 +15.79% 46
UK excluding London -59 69 £420 +14.29% 98
Midlands -11 20 £370 +5.71% 19
South East -41 18 £444 +4.41% 23
Scotland -21 13 £375 - 4
North of England -8 12 £398 +6.00% 29
West Midlands -9 10 £323 -7.86% 7
East Midlands -23 10 £425 +15.65% 12
Yorkshire -9 6 £429 +33.98% 6
North West -23 6 £313 -16.67% 22
South West +5 3 £370 +12.12% 9
East of England -16 3 £360 +11.20% 11

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 223 (70.57%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (50.63%) Java
3 148 (46.84%) C#
4 139 (43.99%) .NET
5 135 (42.72%) TDD
6 128 (40.51%) Git (software)
7 115 (36.39%) REST
7 115 (36.39%) JUnit
8 114 (36.08%) Maven
8 114 (36.08%) Microservices
9 112 (35.44%) Unix
10 108 (34.18%) OO
11 107 (33.86%) Test Automation
12 102 (32.28%) SQL Server
13 99 (31.33%) MVC
14 98 (31.01%) RESTful
15 95 (30.06%) Continuous Integration
15 95 (30.06%) JavaScript
16 87 (27.53%) Amazon AWS
17 86 (27.22%) Mockito
18 85 (26.90%) Unit Testing
19 79 (25.00%) Spring
20 78 (24.68%) Web Services
20 78 (24.68%) Jenkins
21 76 (24.05%) Scrum
22 75 (23.73%) Java 8
23 74 (23.42%) JMS
24 73 (23.10%) SQL
25 72 (22.78%) ASP.NET
25 72 (22.78%) Hibernate

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 62 (19.62%) Confluence
2 40 (12.66%) WildFly
3 35 (11.08%) Tomcat
4 21 (6.65%) Apache
5 9 (2.85%) Cloud Foundry
6 8 (2.53%) Mule
6 8 (2.53%) Mule ESB
7 3 (0.95%) IIS
7 3 (0.95%) Jetty
7 3 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.95%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.63%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.63%) FileNet
8 2 (0.63%) Liferay
8 2 (0.63%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.32%) CMS
9 1 (0.32%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.32%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.27%) Global One
3 3 (0.95%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 87 (27.53%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (12.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (6.65%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (2.85%) IaaS
4 9 (2.85%) npm
5 6 (1.90%) Office 365
5 6 (1.90%) SaaS
6 5 (1.58%) Serverless
7 4 (1.27%) BrowserStack
7 4 (1.27%) PaaS
7 4 (1.27%) Sauce Labs
8 3 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.95%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.95%) Firebase
8 3 (0.95%) GitHub
9 2 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.32%) Google Play
10 1 (0.32%) NuGet
10 1 (0.32%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.18%) HTTP
2 24 (7.59%) TCP/IP
3 21 (6.65%) Internet
4 17 (5.38%) VPN
5 14 (4.43%) FTP
6 11 (3.48%) DMARC
7 8 (2.53%) DKIM
7 8 (2.53%) SMTP
7 8 (2.53%) SSL
8 3 (0.95%) Skype
9 2 (0.63%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (32.28%) SQL Server
2 69 (21.84%) Relational Database
3 55 (17.41%) RDBMS
4 34 (10.76%) NoSQL
5 20 (6.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 18 (5.70%) MySQL
7 10 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.16%) Redis
8 7 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.90%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.95%) Adabas
11 3 (0.95%) SQLite
12 2 (0.63%) DB2
13 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.32%) OLTP
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 128 (40.51%) Git (software)
2 115 (36.39%) JUnit
3 114 (36.08%) Maven
4 86 (27.22%) Mockito
5 78 (24.68%) Jenkins
6 70 (22.15%) JIRA
7 63 (19.94%) SonarQube
8 55 (17.41%) Checkstyle
9 54 (17.09%) Liquibase
10 45 (14.24%) Gradle
10 45 (14.24%) Vagrant
11 28 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (6.96%) Cucumber
12 22 (6.96%) Visual Studio
13 19 (6.01%) TestNG
14 18 (5.70%) JMeter
14 18 (5.70%) Selenium
15 16 (5.06%) TeamCity
16 14 (4.43%) NUnit
16 14 (4.43%) Subversion
General
1 53 (16.77%) Finance
2 47 (14.87%) Banking
3 34 (10.76%) Investment Banking
4 33 (10.44%) Front Office
5 8 (2.53%) Legal
6 6 (1.90%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.90%) Law
7 5 (1.58%) Marketing
7 5 (1.58%) Retail
8 4 (1.27%) Electronics
8 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.63%) Games
10 1 (0.32%) Back Office
10 1 (0.32%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 250 (79.11%) Developer
2 98 (31.01%) C# Developer
3 91 (28.80%) Java Developer
4 58 (18.35%) .NET Developer
5 39 (12.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 32 (10.13%) Senior Developer
7 27 (8.54%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 22 (6.96%) Full Stack Developer
9 20 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 20 (6.33%) AWS DevOps
10 19 (6.01%) SQL Developer
11 18 (5.70%) ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (5.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (5.06%) Agile Developer
13 15 (4.75%) JavaScript Developer
14 14 (4.43%) AWS Consultant
14 14 (4.43%) Consultant
14 14 (4.43%) DevOps Consultant
14 14 (4.43%) Senior C# Developer
14 14 (4.43%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (43.99%) .NET
2 115 (36.39%) REST
3 98 (31.01%) RESTful
4 79 (25.00%) Spring
5 78 (24.68%) Web Services
6 74 (23.42%) JMS
7 72 (22.78%) ASP.NET
7 72 (22.78%) Hibernate
8 71 (22.47%) AngularJS
9 69 (21.84%) .NET Framework
10 66 (20.89%) HTML
11 58 (18.35%) JAX-RS
12 57 (18.04%) Drools
12 57 (18.04%) WireMock
13 56 (17.72%) CSS
14 55 (17.41%) Lambda Expressions
15 52 (16.46%) Entity Framework
16 48 (15.19%) ASP.NET Web API
17 47 (14.87%) ASP.NET MVC
17 47 (14.87%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 55 (17.41%) Linux Command Line
2 21 (6.65%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (5.70%) Algorithms
4 17 (5.38%) Fixed Income
4 17 (5.38%) Public Cloud
5 15 (4.75%) Hedge funds
5 15 (4.75%) User Experience
6 13 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.53%) Equities
8 8 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (2.53%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.22%) Data Structures
9 7 (2.22%) Derivative
10 5 (1.58%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.58%) OTC Derivatives
11 4 (1.27%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (0.95%) W3C
13 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 112 (35.44%) Unix
2 45 (14.24%) VMS
3 40 (12.66%) Linux
4 18 (5.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (5.38%) CentOS
6 11 (3.48%) Android
7 9 (2.85%) Windows
8 5 (1.58%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.63%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (70.57%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (42.72%) TDD
3 114 (36.08%) Microservices
4 108 (34.18%) OO
5 107 (33.86%) Test Automation
6 99 (31.33%) MVC
7 95 (30.06%) Continuous Integration
8 85 (26.90%) Unit Testing
9 76 (24.05%) Scrum
10 61 (19.30%) Domain-Driven Design
11 59 (18.67%) CQRS
11 59 (18.67%) Software Engineering
12 55 (17.41%) OOA/OOD
13 52 (16.46%) BDD
14 48 (15.19%) Multithreading
15 45 (14.24%) DevOps
16 44 (13.92%) Web Development
17 30 (9.49%) SOLID
18 29 (9.18%) Pair Programming
19 27 (8.54%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 160 (50.63%) Java
2 148 (46.84%) C#
3 95 (30.06%) JavaScript
4 75 (23.73%) Java 8
5 73 (23.10%) SQL
6 55 (17.41%) JPQL
7 28 (8.86%) TypeScript
8 25 (7.91%) Groovy
9 17 (5.38%) Python
10 16 (5.06%) Ruby
10 16 (5.06%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.58%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.27%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.27%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.95%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.63%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.63%) C++
14 2 (0.63%) Natural
14 2 (0.63%) PHP
14 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (19.94%) Security Cleared
2 41 (12.97%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.75%) Degree
4 9 (2.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.27%) MCTS
5 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.63%) MCAD
6 2 (0.63%) MCSD
7 1 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.06%) QA
2 5 (1.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (1.27%) WCAG
4 2 (0.63%) GDPR
4 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 63 (19.94%) Docker
2 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 37 (11.71%) Kubernetes
2 29 (9.18%) Ansible
3 22 (6.96%) Puppet
4 20 (6.33%) logstash
5 10 (3.16%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (1.90%) Prometheus
7 4 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.32%) Kibana
8 1 (0.32%) Rancher
Vendors
1 24 (7.59%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.70%) Oracle
3 13 (4.11%) TIBCO
4 12 (3.80%) MuleSoft
5 9 (2.85%) SAP
6 6 (1.90%) Capita
6 6 (1.90%) Telerik
7 5 (1.58%) Charles River
8 4 (1.27%) IBM
9 3 (0.95%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.63%) Facebook
10 2 (0.63%) Google
10 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.32%) Sencha