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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 127 125 120
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing JDBC 14 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.77% 0.87% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 8
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£376 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.13% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £386
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 -
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
793 801 920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.43% 28.21% 30.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 450 538
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 29 18
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.28 £16.00 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.96 £42.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
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 17 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
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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 +6 6 £449 +21.69% 2
Merseyside - 2 £350 -
Manchester - 1 £600 - 4
JDBC
England

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 22 (88.00%) Java
1 22 (88.00%) J2EE
2 18 (72.00%) Finance
3 17 (68.00%) SQL
4 15 (60.00%) Oracle
5 13 (52.00%) JSP
5 13 (52.00%) XML
6 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (44.00%) Degree
8 10 (40.00%) Spring
8 10 (40.00%) IBM
8 10 (40.00%) Oracle Database
9 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
9 9 (36.00%) HTML
9 9 (36.00%) Banking
9 9 (36.00%) Web Services
10 7 (28.00%) Subversion
10 7 (28.00%) JNDI
10 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
10 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
10 7 (28.00%) .NET
10 7 (28.00%) JBoss
10 7 (28.00%) JMS
10 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
11 6 (24.00%) HTTP
11 6 (24.00%) SOAP
11 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (24.00%) Java EE
11 6 (24.00%) JasperReports
11 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 7 (28.00%) JBoss
2 5 (20.00%) CICS
3 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) ATM
3 1 (4.00%) SMS
3 1 (4.00%) SMTP
3 1 (4.00%) FTP
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (24.00%) JasperReports
4 5 (20.00%) DB2
5 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.00%) Informix
6 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.00%) Mockito
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Introscope
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) Advertising
4 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Designer
5 3 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) ATM Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) webMethods Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) J2EE
2 13 (52.00%) JSP
2 13 (52.00%) XML
3 10 (40.00%) Spring
4 9 (36.00%) HTML
4 9 (36.00%) Web Services
5 7 (28.00%) JNDI
5 7 (28.00%) .NET
5 7 (28.00%) JMS
6 6 (24.00%) SOAP
6 6 (24.00%) Java EE
6 6 (24.00%) JSF
7 5 (20.00%) WSDL
8 4 (16.00%) JiBX
8 4 (16.00%) POJO
8 4 (16.00%) JAXB
8 4 (16.00%) XSLT
8 4 (16.00%) JAX-WS
9 3 (12.00%) EJB
9 3 (12.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (16.00%) Online Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
4 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.00%) iSeries
4 1 (4.00%) IVR
4 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (20.00%) Migration
4 5 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 2 (8.00%) RAD
7 2 (8.00%) UML
7 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) ETL
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
8 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 17 (68.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) XPath
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle
2 10 (40.00%) IBM
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) SAP
5 2 (8.00%) Sybase
5 2 (8.00%) webMethods
6 1 (4.00%) Perforce
6 1 (4.00%) Cognos
6 1 (4.00%) Compuware
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Hyperion