The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 110 100 114
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing JDBC 16 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.85% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% 2.84% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 0
Average daily rate £350 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
800 705 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.19% 30.09% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 357 225
Average daily rate £350 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 14
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +37.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.64 £30.00 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.00 £44.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JDBC
UK

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +2 5 £385 +14.07% 1
Edinburgh -27 2 £350 - 1
JDBC
UK

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 36 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (91.67%) Spring
3 31 (86.11%) iBATIS
3 31 (86.11%) JMS
4 30 (83.33%) XML
4 30 (83.33%) JUnit
4 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (80.56%) Hibernate
6 28 (77.78%) TDD
7 27 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (72.22%) XML Schema
9 20 (55.56%) FitNesse
10 18 (50.00%) Tomcat
11 15 (41.67%) Relational Database
12 11 (30.56%) Pair Programming
13 8 (22.22%) Oracle
14 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
14 7 (19.44%) SQL
14 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
14 7 (19.44%) jMock
14 7 (19.44%) EasyMock
14 7 (19.44%) Mockito
15 6 (16.67%) J2EE
16 5 (13.89%) JSP
16 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
17 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
17 4 (11.11%) Struts
17 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
17 4 (11.11%) UNIX
17 4 (11.11%) OO

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.56%) GemFire
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) OLAP
2 2 (5.56%) OLTP
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.78%) MS Access
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 30 (83.33%) JUnit
2 20 (55.56%) FitNesse
3 7 (19.44%) jMock
3 7 (19.44%) EasyMock
3 7 (19.44%) Mockito
4 3 (8.33%) Maven
4 3 (8.33%) CruiseControl
4 3 (8.33%) Subversion
4 3 (8.33%) Selenium
5 2 (5.56%) Ant
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.78%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (97.22%) Developer
1 35 (97.22%) Java Developer
2 3 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (2.78%) Development Specialist
3 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (91.67%) Spring
2 31 (86.11%) iBATIS
2 31 (86.11%) JMS
3 30 (83.33%) XML
4 29 (80.56%) Hibernate
5 26 (72.22%) XML Schema
6 6 (16.67%) J2EE
7 5 (13.89%) JSP
8 4 (11.11%) Struts
9 3 (8.33%) Ajax
9 3 (8.33%) Spring MVC
9 3 (8.33%) CSS
9 3 (8.33%) XSLT
9 3 (8.33%) Web Services
9 3 (8.33%) Spring Web Flow
9 3 (8.33%) GWT
10 1 (2.78%) Java EE
10 1 (2.78%) JSF
10 1 (2.78%) Servlets
10 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) UNIX
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (77.78%) TDD
3 27 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (30.56%) Pair Programming
5 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 4 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) MVC
6 3 (8.33%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.56%) UML
7 2 (5.56%) Migration
8 1 (2.78%) Validation
8 1 (2.78%) ETL
8 1 (2.78%) RAD
8 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) OCPJP
1 1 (2.78%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Sun
2 1 (2.78%) IBM
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
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