The table below looks at the statistics for JDBC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDBC over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 118 114 106
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing JDBC 11 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.37% 0.70% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.80% 2.31% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £334 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £399 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.75% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 - £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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
611 823 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.70% 30.27% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 490 324
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £32.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

JDBC
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JDBC across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JDBC Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JDBC
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JDBC across the Scotland region.

JDBC Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

JDBC
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JDBC across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

JDBC Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

JDBC
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JDBC across the Scotland region.

JDBC Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

JDBC
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Edinburgh +5 5 £413 +10.00%
Glasgow -8 4 £275 -25.67% 1
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JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 25 (92.59%) Java
2 22 (81.48%) Spring
3 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (77.78%) Relational Database
4 20 (74.07%) XML
5 19 (70.37%) iBATIS
6 16 (59.26%) TDD
6 16 (59.26%) Hibernate
7 14 (51.85%) JUnit
8 13 (48.15%) XML Schema
8 13 (48.15%) Pair Programming
8 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (48.15%) SDLC
9 12 (44.44%) Tomcat
9 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
10 11 (40.74%) CSS
10 11 (40.74%) JMS
10 11 (40.74%) OO
10 11 (40.74%) FitNesse
11 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
11 9 (33.33%) Ajax
11 9 (33.33%) SQL
11 9 (33.33%) Oracle
12 8 (29.63%) HTML
12 8 (29.63%) Banking
13 7 (25.93%) Mockito
13 7 (25.93%) jMock
13 7 (25.93%) J2EE
14 6 (22.22%) Perl
14 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.41%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (7.41%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (7.41%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) OpenShift
1 2 (7.41%) iPaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) JUnit
2 11 (40.74%) FitNesse
3 7 (25.93%) jMock
3 7 (25.93%) Mockito
4 6 (22.22%) CruiseControl
4 6 (22.22%) Selenium
5 5 (18.52%) Subversion
6 4 (14.81%) Maven
7 2 (7.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
8 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (29.63%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (88.89%) Java Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Junior Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Junior Java Developer
3 2 (7.41%) UI Developer
3 2 (7.41%) UI Programmer
3 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) Spring
2 20 (74.07%) XML
3 19 (70.37%) iBATIS
4 16 (59.26%) Hibernate
5 13 (48.15%) XML Schema
6 11 (40.74%) JMS
6 11 (40.74%) CSS
7 9 (33.33%) Ajax
8 8 (29.63%) HTML
9 7 (25.93%) J2EE
10 6 (22.22%) JSP
10 6 (22.22%) Struts
10 6 (22.22%) Spring MVC
10 6 (22.22%) Spring Web Flow
10 6 (22.22%) GWT
11 4 (14.81%) XSLT
12 3 (11.11%) Java EE
12 3 (11.11%) JSON
12 3 (11.11%) Servlets
12 3 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) TDD
3 13 (48.15%) Pair Programming
3 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (48.15%) SDLC
4 11 (40.74%) OO
5 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Web Application Development
6 6 (22.22%) MVC
7 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
8 2 (7.41%) Parallel Processing
8 2 (7.41%) Scrum
8 2 (7.41%) Use Case
8 2 (7.41%) Release Management
8 2 (7.41%) DevOps
8 2 (7.41%) Microservices
9 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
9 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 6 (22.22%) Perl
4 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) NFS
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle