The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 128 121 135
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing JDBC 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.068% 0.040% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.18% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Average daily rate £293 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
544 559 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.59% 22.53% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 216 259
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 71 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JDBC
South East

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JDBC across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

JDBC Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 1 £210 -
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - - 1
JDBC
South East

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Retail
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Business Objects
4 3 (37.50%) Struts
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) GlassFish
4 3 (37.50%) Java EE
5 2 (25.00%) nmon
5 2 (25.00%) Spring
5 2 (25.00%) DB2
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (12.50%) Commerce Server
6 1 (12.50%) DataStage
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (37.50%) GlassFish
2 1 (12.50%) Commerce Server
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) SSH
2 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) Introscope
2 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (12.50%) JProfiler
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) Struts
1 3 (37.50%) Java EE
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) X-Windows
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) ODBC
3 1 (12.50%) GWT
3 1 (12.50%) JPA
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) RAD
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) Jython
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) nmon
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (12.50%) webMethods
4 1 (12.50%) HP