The table below looks at the statistics for JDBC skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDBC over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 243 246 218
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -28
Contract jobs citing JDBC 15 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.084% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 0.35% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 8
Average daily rate £355 £500 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.00% +48.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £376 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2183 2314 2024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.61% 24.41% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1457 1330 1098
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 51 64
Average hourly rate £46.25 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.18% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.50 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £44.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

JDBC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

JDBC Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JDBC
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

JDBC Daily Rate Trend in the South East

JDBC
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JDBC across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

JDBC Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

JDBC
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

JDBC Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

JDBC
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Buckinghamshire +23 12 £355 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £525 -
Berkshire +3 1 £340 -32.00%
JDBC
England

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 29 (78.38%) J2EE
1 29 (78.38%) HTTP
2 22 (59.46%) Java
3 18 (48.65%) XML
4 17 (45.95%) Web Services
4 17 (45.95%) Spring
5 16 (43.24%) Hibernate
5 16 (43.24%) JSP
5 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
5 16 (43.24%) JMS
6 15 (40.54%) Servlets
6 15 (40.54%) SOAP
6 15 (40.54%) WebSphere Application Server
6 15 (40.54%) HTML
6 15 (40.54%) WebSphere MQ
6 15 (40.54%) WebSphere
7 14 (37.84%) JNDI
7 14 (37.84%) Struts
8 13 (35.14%) CSS
8 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
8 13 (35.14%) Python
8 13 (35.14%) SSL
8 13 (35.14%) Jython
8 13 (35.14%) Korn
8 13 (35.14%) Clustering
8 13 (35.14%) Bash Shell
9 12 (32.43%) Software Architecture
9 12 (32.43%) Open Source
9 12 (32.43%) High Availability
9 12 (32.43%) Introscope

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (40.54%) WebSphere
1 15 (40.54%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) JBoss
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (78.38%) HTTP
2 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
3 13 (35.14%) SSL
4 7 (18.92%) HTTPS
5 4 (10.81%) Firewall
6 3 (8.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Big Data
1 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.41%) DB2
1 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
1 2 (5.41%) HBase
1 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Introscope
2 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) HP UFT
2 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.11%) JProfiler
2 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
2 3 (8.11%) Rational Performance Tester
2 3 (8.11%) Toad
3 2 (5.41%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.70%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) Maven
4 1 (2.70%) WiX
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
1 19 (51.35%) Java Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Senior Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Senior Java Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Administrator
3 12 (32.43%) J2EE Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 12 (32.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 12 (32.43%) WebSphere Administrator
4 10 (27.03%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (78.38%) J2EE
2 18 (48.65%) XML
3 17 (45.95%) Spring
3 17 (45.95%) Web Services
4 16 (43.24%) Hibernate
4 16 (43.24%) JMS
4 16 (43.24%) JSP
5 15 (40.54%) HTML
5 15 (40.54%) Servlets
5 15 (40.54%) SOAP
5 15 (40.54%) WebSphere MQ
6 14 (37.84%) JNDI
6 14 (37.84%) Struts
7 13 (35.14%) CSS
8 12 (32.43%) DHTML
9 5 (13.51%) Middleware
10 4 (10.81%) J2SE
11 3 (8.11%) Java EE
11 3 (8.11%) JSON
11 3 (8.11%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.41%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
1 9 (24.32%) Unix
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
3 3 (8.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) High Availability
1 12 (32.43%) OO
1 12 (32.43%) OOA/OOD
1 12 (32.43%) Open Source
1 12 (32.43%) Software Architecture
1 12 (32.43%) Use Case
2 11 (29.73%) Garbage Collection
3 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
4 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Scrum
5 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
5 3 (8.11%) TDD
5 3 (8.11%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) Java
2 13 (35.14%) Bash Shell
2 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 13 (35.14%) Jython
2 13 (35.14%) Korn
2 13 (35.14%) Python
3 8 (21.62%) SQL
4 4 (10.81%) C++
5 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.11%) VB
6 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.41%) XPath
7 1 (2.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) ISEB
2 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) CA Wily
2 3 (8.11%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (8.11%) nmon
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) IBM
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Cognos
3 2 (5.41%) Hortonworks
3 2 (5.41%) Sybase
3 2 (5.41%) Trillium
4 1 (2.70%) Progress