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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
England / North West
Rank 128 153 127
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -26
Contract jobs citing JDBC 3 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.10% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.40% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 10
Median daily rate £450 £386 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% +10.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
790 1010 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.85% 26.14% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 636 530
Median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 40 23
Median hourly rate £55.00 £37.00 £30.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.64% +21.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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
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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +17 3 £450 +28.57% 1
JDBC
England

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 4 (50.00%) J2EE
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (37.50%) JSP
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) JMS
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) WSDL
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Servlets
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (25.00%) BPEL
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) REST

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 3 (37.50%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Server Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) JMS
2 3 (37.50%) JSP
2 3 (37.50%) WSDL
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Servlets
4 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Camel
4 1 (12.50%) Grails
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) ODBC
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) SAX
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) BPEL
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle