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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 58 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing JDBC 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.77% 0.41% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.24% 1.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£449 £369 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £386
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 -
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
185 272 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.72% 27.64% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 146 157
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 6
Average hourly rate £36.25 £36.07 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.51% -5.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.34 £9.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.95 £40.57 £42.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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
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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 +11 1 £376 +1.83% 1
Ellesmere Port - - - -
JDBC
North West

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (93.75%) J2EE
2 14 (87.50%) Java
3 12 (75.00%) Finance
4 10 (62.50%) Oracle
4 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) Degree
5 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (50.00%) XML
7 6 (37.50%) JBoss
7 6 (37.50%) JMS
7 6 (37.50%) .NET
7 6 (37.50%) JSP
7 6 (37.50%) Advertising
7 6 (37.50%) Subversion
7 6 (37.50%) JSF
7 6 (37.50%) JNDI
7 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (37.50%) JasperReports
7 6 (37.50%) Java EE
7 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
7 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
8 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (31.25%) Spring
8 5 (31.25%) Banking
8 5 (31.25%) IBM
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) CICS
9 4 (25.00%) Migration

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (37.50%) JBoss
2 4 (25.00%) CICS
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) ATM
2 1 (6.25%) SMS
2 1 (6.25%) SMTP
2 1 (6.25%) FTP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (37.50%) JasperReports
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) Informix
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) Mockito
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Introscope
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Advertising
3 5 (31.25%) Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
1 9 (56.25%) Java Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ATM Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) webMethods Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) J2EE
2 8 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (37.50%) JMS
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) JSP
3 6 (37.50%) JSF
3 6 (37.50%) JNDI
3 6 (37.50%) Java EE
4 5 (31.25%) Spring
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 2 (12.50%) Swing
6 2 (12.50%) EJB
6 2 (12.50%) SOAP
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 1 (6.25%) PowerMock
7 1 (6.25%) RESTful
7 1 (6.25%) JAX-RS
7 1 (6.25%) JSON
7 1 (6.25%) XSL
7 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Online Banking
4 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
4 1 (6.25%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) EAI
6 1 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (6.25%) B2B
6 1 (6.25%) B2C
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) IBM
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Sybase
5 1 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) Perforce
5 1 (6.25%) Compuware
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) webMethods