The table below looks at the statistics for JDBC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDBC over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
UK / Scotland
Rank 101 125 108
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Contract jobs citing JDBC 9 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.16% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.69% 0.63% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 11
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £292 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £355 £376
% change year-on-year
+2.11% -5.45%
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
531 635 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.62% 24.90% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 349 364
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 8
Median hourly rate £52.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.11% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

JDBC
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Moray - 8 £388 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
JDBC
UK

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JDBC.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) JIRA
2 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
3 11 (84.62%) JMS
4 10 (76.92%) SOAP
4 10 (76.92%) REST
5 9 (69.23%) Pair Programming
5 9 (69.23%) SQL
6 8 (61.54%) HTML
6 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
6 8 (61.54%) CSS
6 8 (61.54%) Linux
6 8 (61.54%) SOA
6 8 (61.54%) SAML
6 8 (61.54%) Web Design
6 8 (61.54%) MVC
6 8 (61.54%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
6 8 (61.54%) Ehcache
6 8 (61.54%) Scala
6 8 (61.54%) Play Framework
6 8 (61.54%) Microservices
6 8 (61.54%) Front End Development
7 7 (53.85%) Maven
8 6 (46.15%) Scrum
8 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
8 6 (46.15%) Apache CXF
8 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
8 6 (46.15%) Gherkin
8 6 (46.15%) JBoss

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (46.15%) JBoss
2 4 (30.77%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
1 12 (92.31%) JIRA
2 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
3 7 (53.85%) Maven
4 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
5 5 (38.46%) JUnit
6 3 (23.08%) Ant
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (23.08%) Gradle
7 1 (7.69%) FitNesse
7 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Scala Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) JMS
2 10 (76.92%) REST
2 10 (76.92%) SOAP
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) Ehcache
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) Play Framework
3 8 (61.54%) SAML
4 6 (46.15%) Apache Camel
4 6 (46.15%) Apache CXF
4 6 (46.15%) Gherkin
5 5 (38.46%) J2EE
5 5 (38.46%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) Java EE
6 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) OSGi
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) Spring
8 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (7.69%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Pair Programming
3 8 (61.54%) Front End Development
3 8 (61.54%) Microservices
3 8 (61.54%) MVC
3 8 (61.54%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (61.54%) SOA
3 8 (61.54%) Web Design
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
7 1 (7.69%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) SDLC
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) Scala
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Reuters