The table below looks at the statistics for JDBC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDBC over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 120 125 121
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing JDBC 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.039% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.71% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate £340 £500 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +48.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £376 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
JDBC
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
511 562 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.11% 20.72% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 312 310
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.00 £38.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £125.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

JDBC
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JDBC across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JDBC Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

JDBC
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JDBC across the Berkshire region.

JDBC Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

JDBC
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JDBC across the Berkshire region.

JDBC Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

JDBC
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 1 £340 -
JDBC
South East

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing JDBC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JDBC.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Toad
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) ODBC
1 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Introscope
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) JProfiler
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) HP SiteScope

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing JDBC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JDBC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) Introscope
1 3 (100.00%) JProfiler
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Toad
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Smart Meter
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Usability Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
1 3 (100.00%) nmon