Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Microsoft Unity Application Block
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 843 796 805
Rank change year-on-year -47 +9 0
Contract jobs citing Unity DI Container 46 90 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.085% 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 65 62
UK median daily rate £470 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.68% -5.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £360 £302 £306
90th Percentile £638 £500 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +14.29% +6.06% -22.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Unity DI Container is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32706 32101 32482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.04% 30.38% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23099 22264 22271
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 368 548
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.10 £14.09 £15.03
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.81% -1.33% +10.29%

Unity DI Container
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Unity DI Container as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Unity DI Container in the UK

Unity DI Container
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unity DI Container in the UK

Unity DI Container
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unity DI Container over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unity DI Container in the UK

Unity DI Container
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unity DI Container.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unity DI Container in the UK

Unity DI Container
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 Unity DI Container within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 0 44 £470 +23.68% 23
London -6 36 £470 +17.50% 6
UK excluding London -11 9 £400 +14.29% 18
South East +10 4 £525 +90.91% 6
East of England - 3 £350 - 2
North of England +30 1 - - 6
North West +24 1 - - 4
Northern Ireland - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unity DI Container 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 Unity DI Container.

1 43 (93.48%) .NET
2 42 (91.30%) C#
3 33 (71.74%) .NET Framework
4 24 (52.17%) Dependency Injection
5 23 (50.00%) WPF
5 23 (50.00%) TDD
6 22 (47.83%) SQL
7 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
7 21 (45.65%) WCF
7 21 (45.65%) Entity Framework
8 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
9 18 (39.13%) Unit Testing
10 17 (36.96%) NUnit
10 17 (36.96%) Banking
10 17 (36.96%) HTML
10 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
11 16 (34.78%) Inversion of Control
12 15 (32.61%) SOAP
13 14 (30.43%) Workflow
13 14 (30.43%) MSTest
13 14 (30.43%) REST
13 14 (30.43%) SOLID
14 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
14 13 (28.26%) Finance
14 13 (28.26%) MVC
14 13 (28.26%) Web Services
15 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
15 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (23.91%) Dynamics CRM

Unity DI Container
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 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (4.35%) Office 365
3 2 (4.35%) PaaS
3 2 (4.35%) Serverless
4 1 (2.17%) GitHub
4 1 (2.17%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Skype
2 1 (2.17%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.52%) DB2
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (4.35%) Power BI
4 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.17%) Big Data
5 1 (2.17%) HBase
5 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.17%) Redis
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) NUnit
2 14 (30.43%) MSTest
3 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.22%) ProC
3 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
4 5 (10.87%) TeamCity
5 4 (8.70%) Moq
6 3 (6.52%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (6.52%) Subversion
7 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.35%) JIRA
7 2 (4.35%) MSBuild
7 2 (4.35%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.17%) Log4Net
8 1 (2.17%) NuGet
8 1 (2.17%) ReSharper
General
1 17 (36.96%) Banking
2 13 (28.26%) Finance
3 6 (13.04%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.70%) Front Office
5 2 (4.35%) Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) Publishing
6 1 (2.17%) Advertising
6 1 (2.17%) Digital Economy
6 1 (2.17%) Electronics
6 1 (2.17%) Games
6 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Developer
2 19 (41.30%) C# Developer
3 12 (26.09%) .NET Developer
3 12 (26.09%) WPF Developer
4 10 (21.74%) C# WPF Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Developer
6 7 (15.22%) CRM Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (6.52%) CRM Consultant
9 3 (6.52%) CRM Technical Consultant
9 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Consultant
9 3 (6.52%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
9 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.52%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (93.48%) .NET
2 33 (71.74%) .NET Framework
3 23 (50.00%) WPF
4 21 (45.65%) Entity Framework
4 21 (45.65%) WCF
5 17 (36.96%) HTML
6 15 (32.61%) SOAP
7 14 (30.43%) REST
8 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
8 13 (28.26%) Web Services
9 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
9 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (21.74%) Task Parallel Library
11 7 (15.22%) .NET Core
11 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (15.22%) HTML5
11 7 (15.22%) LINQ
12 6 (13.04%) jQuery
13 5 (10.87%) JSON
13 5 (10.87%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Derivative
2 6 (13.04%) N-Tier
3 5 (10.87%) User Experience
4 3 (6.52%) Equities
4 3 (6.52%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (6.52%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (6.52%) Spread Betting
5 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Clustering
5 2 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.35%) W3C
6 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.17%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Android
1 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Dependency Injection
2 23 (50.00%) TDD
3 18 (39.13%) Unit Testing
4 16 (34.78%) Inversion of Control
5 14 (30.43%) SOLID
5 14 (30.43%) Workflow
6 13 (28.26%) MVC
7 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (23.91%) CRM
9 10 (21.74%) Multithreading
9 10 (21.74%) SOA
10 9 (19.57%) Business Analysis
10 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (17.39%) MVVM
11 8 (17.39%) Scrum
11 8 (17.39%) TOGAF
11 8 (17.39%) Zachman Framework
12 7 (15.22%) Memory Management
12 7 (15.22%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (91.30%) C#
2 22 (47.83%) SQL
3 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.52%) Java
5 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.35%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.35%) XAML
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Infragistics
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle
4 4 (8.70%) Google
5 3 (6.52%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.17%) Apple
6 1 (2.17%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) Telerik