The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Cheshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 63 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JDBC 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.99% - 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.12% - 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £420 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
194 169 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.10% 22.35% 28.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 89 113
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 6
Average hourly rate £40.57 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.46% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.77 £9.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £34.40 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JDBC
North West

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 24 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
Knutsford - 1 £440 -
JDBC
North West

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 13 (92.86%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) Spring
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) J2EE
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle
5 6 (42.86%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
6 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (35.71%) RESTful
6 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
6 5 (35.71%) Scrum
6 5 (35.71%) Banking
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) JSP
6 5 (35.71%) HTTP
6 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
7 4 (28.57%) WSDL
7 4 (28.57%) Apache
7 4 (28.57%) SOAP
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) XML
7 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 4 (28.57%) DB2
7 4 (28.57%) Subversion
7 4 (28.57%) JAX-RPC

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) CICS
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (7.14%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
2 3 (21.43%) SMTP
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
3 4 (28.57%) DB2
4 2 (14.29%) Informix
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (7.14%) JUnit
4 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Spring
2 7 (50.00%) J2EE
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) JSP
3 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
3 5 (35.71%) RESTful
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) CSS3
4 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) WSDL
4 4 (28.57%) JAX-RPC
5 3 (21.43%) JMS
5 3 (21.43%) XSL
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) JNDI
5 3 (21.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Online Banking
2 2 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.14%) Web 2.0
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) Kanban
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
5 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) JBoss
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Sybase
3 2 (14.29%) Vertica
4 1 (7.14%) Perforce