The first table below looks at the demand for JDBC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDBC over the 3 months to 17 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 Milton Keynes 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 67 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +19
Contract jobs citing JDBC 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.57% 0.94% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.58% 4.59% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £356 £463 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.97% +19.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
194 109 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.15% 20.45% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 70 88
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Average hourly rate £15.97 £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.02% -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JDBC
Buckinghamshire

JDBC
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

JDBC Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

JDBC
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

JDBC Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Cognos
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) JAXP
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Spring
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) EJB
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) JSP
5 2 (28.57%) Servlets
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) XSD
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) Introscope
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Java Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Data Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XSD
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) XML Schema
3 2 (28.57%) JAXP
3 2 (28.57%) EJB
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) Servlets
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) JNDI
4 1 (14.29%) JSTL
4 1 (14.29%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) SOA
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Jython
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (14.29%) CA Wily
1 1 (14.29%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Teradata
3 2 (28.57%) Cognos