The first table below looks at the demand for JDBC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDBC over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Edinburgh 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 83 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -8
Contract jobs citing JDBC 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.32% 0.098% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 0.54% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
360 184 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.50% 17.95% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 76 53
Average daily rate £400 £308 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.08% -1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
JDBC
Scotland

JDBC
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

JDBC Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JDBC
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JDBC Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) JMS
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (60.00%) iBATIS
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Java SE
3 2 (40.00%) XPath
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
4 1 (20.00%) Mockito

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (60.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
1 3 (60.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (20.00%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (60.00%) JMS
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) iBATIS
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Java SE
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) XPath
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle