The table below looks at the statistics for JDBC skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDBC over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 151 149 129
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Contract jobs citing JDBC 6 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.17% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 0.71% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 10
Median daily rate £478 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £355 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £475 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+28.47% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
JDBC
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
959 989 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.52% 23.84% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 595 518
Median daily rate £375 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 37 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £29.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.06% -15.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

JDBC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing JDBC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JDBC Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

JDBC
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

JDBC Daily Rate Trend in the North West

JDBC
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JDBC across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

JDBC Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

JDBC
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JDBC across the North West region.

JDBC Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

JDBC
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 5 £505 +39.32% 3
Merseyside - 1 £350 -
JDBC
England

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JDBC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for JDBC.

1 12 (75.00%) J2EE
2 11 (68.75%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) SOAP
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) Spring
5 7 (43.75%) WSDL
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) Web Services
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle
6 6 (37.50%) Finance
6 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
7 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (31.25%) HTML
7 5 (31.25%) JSP
7 5 (31.25%) Servlets
8 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (25.00%) SOA
8 4 (25.00%) JAXB
8 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
8 4 (25.00%) JAX-WS
8 4 (25.00%) Kanban
8 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 4 (25.00%) AOP
8 4 (25.00%) JSON
8 4 (25.00%) High Availability
8 4 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (18.75%) SDLC

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (18.75%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) Informix
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
1 3 (18.75%) JUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) Mockito
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
3 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
3 1 (6.25%) Introscope
3 1 (6.25%) JMeter
3 1 (6.25%) jMock
3 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
1 9 (56.25%) Java Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Java Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Server Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) J2EE
2 11 (68.75%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) SOAP
4 8 (50.00%) Spring
5 7 (43.75%) Web Services
5 7 (43.75%) WSDL
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) JSP
6 5 (31.25%) Servlets
7 4 (25.00%) JAXB
7 4 (25.00%) JAX-WS
7 4 (25.00%) JSON
8 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) JMS
8 3 (18.75%) RESTful
8 3 (18.75%) Struts
9 2 (12.50%) Apache Camel
9 2 (12.50%) jQuery
9 2 (12.50%) REST
10 1 (6.25%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (25.00%) AOP
4 4 (25.00%) High Availability
4 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Kanban
4 4 (25.00%) SOA
4 4 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (18.75%) BDD
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) BPEL
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) Open Source
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Compuware
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Perforce