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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 151 124 125
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +1
Contract jobs citing JDBC 14 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 1.36% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Average daily rate
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£423 £439 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +17.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £439 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £439 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
-17.19% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
JDBC
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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
1064 808 840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.24% 26.18% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 472 454
Average daily rate £390 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 13 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £30.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 31 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 12 £423 -3.75% 4
Manchester - 1 - - 2
JDBC
England

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 17 (85.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) J2EE
3 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) Servlets
3 12 (60.00%) Web Services
3 12 (60.00%) XML
3 12 (60.00%) WSDL
4 11 (55.00%) Oracle
5 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (50.00%) CSS
5 10 (50.00%) Windows
5 10 (50.00%) Solaris
5 10 (50.00%) Linux
5 10 (50.00%) HTTP
5 10 (50.00%) Spring
5 10 (50.00%) Degree
5 10 (50.00%) JSON
5 10 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 10 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
5 10 (50.00%) SDLC
6 8 (40.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) IBM
7 7 (35.00%) SOA
7 7 (35.00%) UML
7 7 (35.00%) OO
7 7 (35.00%) JSP
7 7 (35.00%) SOAP
7 7 (35.00%) Banking
8 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) HTTP
2 5 (25.00%) Internet
2 5 (25.00%) SMTP
2 5 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (25.00%) Informix
2 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Selenium
2 5 (25.00%) Mockito
2 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) Introscope
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Designer
4 4 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Programmer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) Virtualisation Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) webMethods Developer
7 1 (5.00%) webMethods Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) J2EE
2 12 (60.00%) Web Services
2 12 (60.00%) XML
2 12 (60.00%) Servlets
2 12 (60.00%) WSDL
2 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 10 (50.00%) Spring
3 10 (50.00%) JSON
3 10 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (35.00%) JSP
4 7 (35.00%) SOAP
5 5 (25.00%) Struts
5 5 (25.00%) JAX-RPC
5 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 5 (25.00%) SAP XI
5 5 (25.00%) EJB
5 5 (25.00%) XSL
5 5 (25.00%) RESTful
5 5 (25.00%) HTML5
5 5 (25.00%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
1 10 (50.00%) Solaris
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 10 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 10 (50.00%) SDLC
2 7 (35.00%) UML
2 7 (35.00%) OO
2 7 (35.00%) SOA
3 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) OOP
5 4 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 3 (15.00%) BPEL
7 2 (10.00%) Validation
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Scala
4 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) IBM
3 5 (25.00%) SAP
3 5 (25.00%) webMethods
4 1 (5.00%) Perforce
4 1 (5.00%) Compuware
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat