The first table below looks at the demand for JDBC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire 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 64 59 66
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing JDBC 6 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.76% 0.62% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.65% 1.83% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £413 - £375
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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
226 218 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.75% 33.59% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 133 130
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.90 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.10 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JDBC
East of England

JDBC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JDBC Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

JDBC
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JDBC Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

JDBC
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the Hertfordshire 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
Watford -14 3 - - 1
Hertford - - - - 3
St Albans - - - -
JDBC
East of England

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) Ant
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) JSP
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 8 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (62.50%) XMLBeans
2 5 (62.50%) Blue Martini
2 5 (62.50%) Web 2.0
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (62.50%) XPath
2 5 (62.50%) JSTL
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) Elastic Path
2 5 (62.50%) Content Management
2 5 (62.50%) DB2
2 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 5 (62.50%) Log4j
2 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (62.50%) ATG

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (62.50%) MQSeries
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) CMS
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (62.50%) DB2
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Ant
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Log4j
3 3 (37.50%) IntelliJ
3 3 (37.50%) Maven
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) Mockito
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (62.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JSP
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
2 5 (62.50%) JSTL
2 5 (62.50%) XSLT
2 5 (62.50%) XHTML
2 5 (62.50%) JMS
2 5 (62.50%) Servlets
2 5 (62.50%) Struts
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) EJB
2 5 (62.50%) XMLBeans
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) HPUX
2 5 (62.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) UML
1 5 (62.50%) OO
1 5 (62.50%) RAD
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 5 (62.50%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) XPath
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
1 5 (62.50%) Interwoven
1 5 (62.50%) ATG
1 5 (62.50%) Blue Martini
1 5 (62.50%) Elastic Path