The table below looks at the statistics for JDBC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDBC over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 72 59 68
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing JDBC 3 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.32% 1.45% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 5.47% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Average daily rate £423 £376 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.51% +27.82%
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
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
248 201 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.35% 26.41% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 141 122
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £438 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.45 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.44% -52.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

JDBC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

JDBC Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

JDBC
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

JDBC Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

JDBC
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

JDBC Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

JDBC
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 9 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
Chester 0 3 £423 +20.71%
JDBC
North West

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (91.67%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) Java
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
4 8 (66.67%) HTTP
5 7 (58.33%) OO
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle
5 7 (58.33%) JSP
5 7 (58.33%) Integration Testing
5 7 (58.33%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (50.00%) Degree
6 6 (50.00%) Servlets
6 6 (50.00%) SOA
6 6 (50.00%) Windows
6 6 (50.00%) Solaris
6 6 (50.00%) Linux
6 6 (50.00%) OOP
7 5 (41.67%) ITIL
7 5 (41.67%) Unix
7 5 (41.67%) SMTP
7 5 (41.67%) FTP
7 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
7 5 (41.67%) SAP
7 5 (41.67%) SLA
7 5 (41.67%) IBM
7 5 (41.67%) webMethods
7 5 (41.67%) SAP XI
7 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
8 4 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (33.33%) MVC

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) HTTP
2 5 (41.67%) FTP
2 5 (41.67%) SMTP
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Checkstyle
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (8.33%) FindBugs
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Mockito
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Programmer
2 4 (33.33%) webMethods Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior webMethods Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Integration Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Server Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Server Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) JSP
3 6 (50.00%) Servlets
4 5 (41.67%) SAP XI
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) J2EE
5 4 (33.33%) Spring
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) WSDL
5 4 (33.33%) XSLT
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) Spring MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Java EE
7 2 (16.67%) Spring Security
8 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
8 1 (8.33%) JAXB
8 1 (8.33%) JAX-WS
8 1 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Solaris
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Integration Testing
1 7 (58.33%) OO
1 7 (58.33%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (50.00%) OOP
2 6 (50.00%) SOA
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
3 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) UML
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) BPEL
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (16.67%) Validation
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
2 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) IBM
2 5 (41.67%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) webMethods
3 1 (8.33%) Perforce