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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDBC over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 149 129 116
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -13
Contract jobs citing JDBC 7 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 1.39% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
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£388 £420 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% -13.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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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
893 789 644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.11% 24.92% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 449 336
Average daily rate £363 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 30
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.29 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.49% +38.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £28.39 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £136.50 £160.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

JDBC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JDBC across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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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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
Cheshire -8 6 £388 -7.73%
Manchester - - - - 2
JDBC
England

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 21 (91.30%) Java
1 21 (91.30%) J2EE
2 17 (73.91%) IBM
3 16 (69.57%) Finance
3 16 (69.57%) Oracle
4 15 (65.22%) HTML
4 15 (65.22%) SQL
4 15 (65.22%) XML
4 15 (65.22%) Spring
5 14 (60.87%) Web Services
6 13 (56.52%) JSP
7 11 (47.83%) SOAP
7 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
7 11 (47.83%) HTTP
7 11 (47.83%) WSDL
7 11 (47.83%) Banking
8 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
8 10 (43.48%) JUnit
9 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (34.78%) TDD
10 8 (34.78%) Servlets
10 8 (34.78%) RDBMS
10 8 (34.78%) JMS
10 8 (34.78%) CSS
10 8 (34.78%) XSL
10 8 (34.78%) WebSphere
10 8 (34.78%) Degree
10 8 (34.78%) Selenium
10 8 (34.78%) Mockito
10 8 (34.78%) PowerMock

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 8 (34.78%) WebSphere
2 7 (30.43%) IBM HTTP Server
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (26.09%) CICS
4 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
6 1 (4.35%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) HTTP
2 7 (30.43%) Internet
3 2 (8.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) RDBMS
1 8 (34.78%) Relational Database
2 7 (30.43%) Informix
3 6 (26.09%) DB2
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) JUnit
2 8 (34.78%) Selenium
2 8 (34.78%) Mockito
3 7 (30.43%) Cucumber
4 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
5 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
5 3 (13.04%) Ant
5 3 (13.04%) JIRA
6 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
6 2 (8.70%) Introscope
7 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) Java Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Designer
4 3 (13.04%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.70%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) ATM Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) J2EE
2 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 15 (65.22%) XML
2 15 (65.22%) Spring
3 14 (60.87%) Web Services
4 13 (56.52%) JSP
5 11 (47.83%) SOAP
5 11 (47.83%) WSDL
6 8 (34.78%) JMS
6 8 (34.78%) XSL
6 8 (34.78%) Servlets
6 8 (34.78%) CSS
6 8 (34.78%) PowerMock
7 7 (30.43%) JAX-RS
7 7 (30.43%) JSON
7 7 (30.43%) RESTful
7 7 (30.43%) JAX-RPC
8 6 (26.09%) .NET
8 6 (26.09%) JNDI
9 4 (17.39%) JiBX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Online Banking
2 6 (26.09%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (26.09%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.70%) Open Source
3 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) TDD
3 8 (34.78%) Web Application Development
4 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
4 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (26.09%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.70%) BPEL
8 2 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.70%) SOA
9 1 (4.35%) Extreme Programming
9 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) XPath
5 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) IBM
2 16 (69.57%) Oracle
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Compuware
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Perforce
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