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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 238 217 185
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -32
Contract jobs citing JDBC 8 27 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.31% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 1.19% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 27
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£413 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.50% -
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2237 2265 2475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.45% 25.84% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1298 1286 1235
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 60 77
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £17.04 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
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 17 September 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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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
Berkshire +1 1 £340 -15.00% 6
Surrey -5 1 £350 +26.69% 7
M4 Corridor - 1 £300 -
West Sussex - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 3
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
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JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 26 (81.25%) Java
2 24 (75.00%) SQL
3 19 (59.38%) Web Services
4 18 (56.25%) Spring
5 14 (43.75%) HTML
6 13 (40.63%) SOAP
7 12 (37.50%) CSS
7 12 (37.50%) XML
7 12 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (37.50%) IBM
7 12 (37.50%) WebSphere
8 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
8 11 (34.38%) J2EE
8 11 (34.38%) UNIX
9 10 (31.25%) Linux
9 10 (31.25%) HTTP
10 9 (28.13%) Maven
10 9 (28.13%) Introscope
10 9 (28.13%) Scrum
10 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
11 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
11 8 (25.00%) RDBMS
11 8 (25.00%) Ant
12 7 (21.88%) JSP
12 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
12 7 (21.88%) MVC
12 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (21.88%) Ajax
12 7 (21.88%) REST
12 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 12 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 12 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
3 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
3 5 (15.63%) Apache
4 2 (6.25%) Confluence
5 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) HTTP
2 6 (18.75%) SSL
3 4 (12.50%) Internet
4 3 (9.38%) FTP
4 3 (9.38%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.13%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
2 8 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 5 (15.63%) DB2
3 5 (15.63%) MySQL
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.25%) Big Data
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Maven
1 9 (28.13%) Introscope
2 8 (25.00%) Ant
3 6 (18.75%) JUnit
4 5 (15.63%) Toad
4 5 (15.63%) Eclipse
4 5 (15.63%) IntelliJ
4 5 (15.63%) Subversion
4 5 (15.63%) Mockito
4 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
5 3 (9.38%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (9.38%) LoadRunner
5 3 (9.38%) Rational Performance Tester
5 3 (9.38%) JProfiler
6 2 (6.25%) JIRA
7 1 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 5 (15.63%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) WebSphere Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Java Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.13%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Web Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) webMethods Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) Web Services
2 18 (56.25%) Spring
3 14 (43.75%) HTML
4 13 (40.63%) SOAP
5 12 (37.50%) CSS
5 12 (37.50%) XML
6 11 (34.38%) J2EE
7 7 (21.88%) JSP
7 7 (21.88%) Ajax
7 7 (21.88%) REST
8 6 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (15.63%) JSON
9 5 (15.63%) JNDI
10 3 (9.38%) Struts
10 3 (9.38%) ODBC
10 3 (9.38%) Middleware
10 3 (9.38%) JMS
10 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
10 3 (9.38%) Java EE
10 3 (9.38%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Statistics
4 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) UNIX
2 10 (31.25%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Solaris
4 2 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Scrum
2 7 (21.88%) MVC
2 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) High Availability
3 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 5 (15.63%) TDD
4 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.63%) BDD
4 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Functional Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Analytics
6 2 (6.25%) Cyber Security
6 2 (6.25%) Usability Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Use Case
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) Java
2 24 (75.00%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
5 6 (18.75%) Korn
5 6 (18.75%) Jython
5 6 (18.75%) Python
6 3 (9.38%) C++
6 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
6 3 (9.38%) VB
6 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) ISEB
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) CA Wily
2 3 (9.38%) nmon
3 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) IBM
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Software AG
3 2 (6.25%) webMethods
3 2 (6.25%) JBoss
4 1 (3.13%) Talend