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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 105 110 107
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing JDBC 15 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.97% 0.93% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
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£375 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £392 £369 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.27% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 -
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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
763 751 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.75% 30.22% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 384 246
Average daily rate £360 £338 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 18
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £20.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% +67.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 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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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
Glasgow 0 8 - - 1
Stirling - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
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JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (93.55%) XML
2 29 (93.55%) Relational Database
3 28 (90.32%) Spring
3 28 (90.32%) iBATIS
3 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (83.87%) JMS
5 22 (70.97%) SQL
6 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
6 21 (67.74%) Oracle
6 21 (67.74%) PL/SQL
7 20 (64.52%) OO
7 20 (64.52%) WebSphere
7 20 (64.52%) Unit Testing
8 19 (61.29%) Selenium
8 19 (61.29%) Spring Web Flow
8 19 (61.29%) GWT
8 19 (61.29%) Spring MVC
8 19 (61.29%) Ajax
8 19 (61.29%) Web Application Development
8 19 (61.29%) Shell Script
8 19 (61.29%) Banking
8 19 (61.29%) CruiseControl
8 19 (61.29%) MVC
8 19 (61.29%) Perl
8 19 (61.29%) J2EE
8 19 (61.29%) XSLT
8 19 (61.29%) UNIX
8 19 (61.29%) CSS
8 19 (61.29%) JSP

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 20 (64.52%) WebSphere
2 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (93.55%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (61.29%) Selenium
1 19 (61.29%) CruiseControl
2 9 (29.03%) JUnit
3 8 (25.81%) FitNesse
4 5 (16.13%) Mockito
5 4 (12.90%) jMock
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (61.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (90.32%) Java Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Designer
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (93.55%) XML
2 28 (90.32%) Spring
2 28 (90.32%) iBATIS
3 26 (83.87%) JMS
4 19 (61.29%) Spring Web Flow
4 19 (61.29%) GWT
4 19 (61.29%) Spring MVC
4 19 (61.29%) Ajax
4 19 (61.29%) J2EE
4 19 (61.29%) XSLT
4 19 (61.29%) CSS
4 19 (61.29%) JSP
4 19 (61.29%) Struts
5 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
6 9 (29.03%) XML Schema
7 3 (9.68%) Java SE
8 2 (6.45%) jQuery
9 1 (3.23%) Web Services
9 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) OO
2 20 (64.52%) Unit Testing
3 19 (61.29%) Web Application Development
3 19 (61.29%) MVC
4 9 (29.03%) TDD
4 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (25.81%) Pair Programming
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.23%) OOD
7 1 (3.23%) OOP
7 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (70.97%) SQL
3 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
3 21 (67.74%) PL/SQL
4 19 (61.29%) Shell Script
4 19 (61.29%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) XPath
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) IBM