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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 104 146 126
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -20
Contract jobs citing JDBC 60 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.60% 0.081% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.32% 0.37% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 2 4
Median daily rate £475 £419 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £404 £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £434 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £370 £373
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £38.00 -
% change year-on-year
+44.73% -
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
950 816 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.33% 22.10% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 536 417
Median daily rate £390 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 7
Median hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.94% +47.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £16.16 £16.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £56.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Cheshire +31 41 £475 +18.75%
Manchester - 14 £413 - 2
Lancashire - 1 £475 -
JDBC
England

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 88 (96.70%) Java
2 86 (94.51%) XML
3 77 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (73.63%) J2EE
5 65 (71.43%) SOAP
6 64 (70.33%) Spring
7 59 (64.84%) Oracle
8 51 (56.04%) JavaScript
9 48 (52.75%) HTTP
9 48 (52.75%) IBM
9 48 (52.75%) JSON
10 43 (47.25%) Apache Camel
10 43 (47.25%) Banking
10 43 (47.25%) Finance
11 41 (45.05%) REST
12 38 (41.76%) Middleware
13 37 (40.66%) CSS
13 37 (40.66%) Web Services
13 37 (40.66%) High Availability
14 35 (38.46%) Linux
14 35 (38.46%) JBoss
14 35 (38.46%) Tomcat
14 35 (38.46%) SOA
15 34 (37.36%) Apache
16 33 (36.26%) XSLT
16 33 (36.26%) MySQL
17 32 (35.16%) HTML
17 32 (35.16%) PostgreSQL
17 32 (35.16%) ActiveMQ
18 31 (34.07%) Software Engineering

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 35 (38.46%) JBoss
1 35 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 34 (37.36%) Apache
3 16 (17.58%) WebSphere
4 10 (10.99%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (5.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.20%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.10%) CICS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 48 (52.75%) HTTP
2 5 (5.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.10%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (36.26%) MySQL
2 32 (35.16%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (19.78%) Oracle Database
4 14 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.20%) Redis
7 1 (1.10%) Big Data
7 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.10%) DB2
7 1 (1.10%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Jenkins
2 14 (15.38%) JIRA
3 13 (14.29%) Selenium
4 11 (12.09%) Subversion
5 9 (9.89%) JUnit
6 8 (8.79%) Maven
7 5 (5.49%) Checkstyle
7 5 (5.49%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.49%) FindBugs
7 5 (5.49%) Mockito
7 5 (5.49%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.10%) Ant
8 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.10%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 43 (47.25%) Banking
1 43 (47.25%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Retail
2 9 (9.89%) Retail Banking
3 5 (5.49%) International Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Electronics
4 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (81.32%) Developer
2 66 (72.53%) Java Developer
3 20 (21.98%) Senior Developer
4 18 (19.78%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (13.19%) Architect
6 10 (10.99%) Applications Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Java Applications Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Senior Applications Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Senior Java Applications Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Technical Architect
8 8 (8.79%) Digital Architect
9 7 (7.69%) Digital Technical Architect
9 7 (7.69%) Web Developer
10 6 (6.59%) Digital Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Java Web Developer
12 4 (4.40%) J2EE Developer
12 4 (4.40%) Java Architect
12 4 (4.40%) XML Developer
13 3 (3.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 3 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (94.51%) XML
2 67 (73.63%) J2EE
3 65 (71.43%) SOAP
4 64 (70.33%) Spring
5 48 (52.75%) JSON
6 43 (47.25%) Apache Camel
7 41 (45.05%) REST
8 38 (41.76%) Middleware
9 37 (40.66%) CSS
9 37 (40.66%) Web Services
10 33 (36.26%) XSLT
11 32 (35.16%) ActiveMQ
11 32 (35.16%) HTML
12 30 (32.97%) WSDL
13 29 (31.87%) JAX-WS
14 25 (27.47%) AngularJS
15 24 (26.37%) JAXB
16 22 (24.18%) CSS3
16 22 (24.18%) HTML5
17 19 (20.88%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Online Banking
2 5 (5.49%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.30%) User Experience
4 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.10%) Clustering
4 1 (1.10%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 35 (38.46%) Linux
2 2 (2.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (40.66%) High Availability
3 35 (38.46%) SOA
4 31 (34.07%) Software Engineering
5 26 (28.57%) Integration Testing
6 25 (27.47%) AOP
6 25 (27.47%) Open Source
7 24 (26.37%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (26.37%) System Integration Testing
7 24 (26.37%) TDD
8 22 (24.18%) Kanban
9 21 (23.08%) Waterfall
10 20 (21.98%) E-business
10 20 (21.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (19.78%) Microservices
12 14 (15.38%) BDD
13 12 (13.19%) Front End Development
13 12 (13.19%) SDLC
14 11 (12.09%) E-Commerce
14 11 (12.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 88 (96.70%) Java
2 51 (56.04%) JavaScript
3 24 (26.37%) SQL
4 22 (24.18%) C
4 22 (24.18%) C++
5 17 (18.68%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.20%) Go
6 2 (2.20%) PHP
6 2 (2.20%) Python
6 2 (2.20%) Ruby
7 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.69%) Degree
3 5 (5.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.30%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.20%) PhD
6 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.20%) QA
Vendors
1 59 (64.84%) Oracle
2 48 (52.75%) IBM
3 5 (5.49%) Perforce
4 1 (1.10%) SAP