The table below looks at the statistics for JDBC skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDBC over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 463 428 399
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -29
Contract jobs citing JDBC 162 168 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.30% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 1.09% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 79 78
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£393 £450 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.77% +9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £589 £591
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £379 £375
% change year-on-year
-29.04% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15794 15438 14710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.31% 27.79% 28.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10654 9905 9341
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 224 286
Average hourly rate £39.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.51 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -

JDBC
Jobs Demand Trend

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

JDBC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JDBC
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JDBC within the UK.

JDBC Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JDBC
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JDBC within the UK over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

JDBC Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JDBC
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JDBC within the UK.

JDBC Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JDBC
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the UK over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
England -21 126 £425 -5.55% 55
London -17 61 £525 - 22
South East +2 27 £400 -1.53% 10
Wales +18 26 £250 - 1
South Wales - 26 £250 - 1
Cardiff - 26 £250 - 1
City of London -25 17 £525 -4.54% 8
Oxfordshire -8 14 £389 -2.81%
East of England +11 11 £220 -41.91% 5
South West -1 10 £300 -23.56% 7
Croydon - 9 £425 -
Berkshire +5 8 £575 +69.11% 1
Scotland -7 8 £338 -10.00% 1
Oxford -11 8 £413 +3.12%
North West -20 6 £438 -0.34% 7
Swindon +4 5 £375 -
Wiltshire +1 5 £375 -
Hertfordshire -3 4 - - 1
Cheshire -12 4 - - 4
Tyne and Wear - 4 £263 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £263 -
Watford - 4 - -
Essex - 4 £293 -
North East - 4 £263 -
Bracknell -1 3 - -
Edinburgh -6 3 £400 +6.66%
Glasgow -6 3 £275 -
West Yorkshire -32 3 - - 1
Yorkshire -35 3 - - 1
Dorset - 3 £275 -

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 249 (87.37%) Java
2 159 (55.79%) Spring
3 156 (54.74%) Oracle
4 152 (53.33%) SQL
5 146 (51.23%) XML
6 138 (48.42%) JavaScript
7 126 (44.21%) Web Services
8 118 (41.40%) HTML
9 112 (39.30%) J2EE
10 108 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
11 104 (36.49%) JSP
12 97 (34.04%) SOAP
13 91 (31.93%) Relational Database
14 87 (30.53%) JMS
15 85 (29.82%) Struts
16 77 (27.02%) Servlets
17 75 (26.32%) JUnit
17 75 (26.32%) CSS
18 68 (23.86%) HTTP
18 68 (23.86%) Hibernate
19 64 (22.46%) OO
20 62 (21.75%) Oracle Database
21 61 (21.40%) Linux
22 58 (20.35%) TDD
23 56 (19.65%) Maven
24 55 (19.30%) MySQL
25 54 (18.95%) Ajax
25 54 (18.95%) JSON
26 53 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
26 53 (18.60%) REST

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 52 (18.25%) Tomcat
2 48 (16.84%) JBoss
2 48 (16.84%) WebSphere
3 40 (14.04%) WebLogic
4 29 (10.18%) Apache
5 21 (7.37%) Confluence
6 20 (7.02%) WebSphere Application Server
7 15 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
7 15 (5.26%) Jetty
8 13 (4.56%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (3.86%) WildFly
9 11 (3.86%) Mule
9 11 (3.86%) MQSeries
9 11 (3.86%) AquaLogic
10 10 (3.51%) Mule ESB
11 9 (3.16%) Apache TomEE
11 9 (3.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 9 (3.16%) iPlanet
11 9 (3.16%) GlassFish
11 9 (3.16%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (1.05%) MS Office
2 1 (0.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (4.91%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (2.81%) Tridion
3 7 (2.46%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.35%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.86%) OpenShift
3 5 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.40%) Taleo
5 2 (0.70%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 68 (23.86%) HTTP
2 24 (8.42%) LDAP
3 19 (6.67%) Internet
4 17 (5.96%) TCP/IP
5 12 (4.21%) SSL
6 9 (3.16%) HTTPS
6 9 (3.16%) OpenLDAP
7 6 (2.11%) Intranet
7 6 (2.11%) Firewall
8 3 (1.05%) DNS
8 3 (1.05%) SMTP
9 2 (0.70%) SSH
10 1 (0.35%) Telnet
10 1 (0.35%) X.509
10 1 (0.35%) SAN
10 1 (0.35%) FTP
10 1 (0.35%) 3GPP
10 1 (0.35%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.35%) SNMP
10 1 (0.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (31.93%) Relational Database
2 62 (21.75%) Oracle Database
3 55 (19.30%) MySQL
4 31 (10.88%) RDBMS
5 27 (9.47%) DB2
6 23 (8.07%) SQL Server
7 17 (5.96%) MongoDB
8 15 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (4.56%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (4.21%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (3.16%) InterSystems Cache
11 9 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (3.16%) Redis
11 9 (3.16%) Riak
11 9 (3.16%) Infinispan
12 7 (2.46%) Triplestore
12 7 (2.46%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 7 (2.46%) Oracle9i Database
13 5 (1.75%) Informix
13 5 (1.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 75 (26.32%) JUnit
2 56 (19.65%) Maven
3 47 (16.49%) Git (software)
4 41 (14.39%) Subversion
5 39 (13.68%) Ant
6 33 (11.58%) Jenkins
7 32 (11.23%) JIRA
8 28 (9.82%) Eclipse
9 24 (8.42%) Selenium
10 22 (7.72%) Mockito
11 19 (6.67%) jMock
12 18 (6.32%) Gradle
13 16 (5.61%) CruiseControl
14 13 (4.56%) Cucumber
15 11 (3.86%) FitNesse
16 10 (3.51%) Hudson
16 10 (3.51%) SonarQube
17 9 (3.16%) Artifactory
17 9 (3.16%) Gerrit
17 9 (3.16%) Mocha
General
1 44 (15.44%) Finance
2 28 (9.82%) Banking
3 11 (3.86%) Retail
3 11 (3.86%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.16%) Front Office
5 8 (2.81%) Games
6 6 (2.11%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.40%) Publishing
7 4 (1.40%) Legal
8 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) French Language
9 1 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 205 (71.93%) Developer
2 161 (56.49%) Java Developer
3 21 (7.37%) Senior Developer
4 20 (7.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 19 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (5.96%) Architect
7 12 (4.21%) Consultant
8 9 (3.16%) Software Developer
8 9 (3.16%) J2EE Developer
9 8 (2.81%) Java Swing Developer
10 7 (2.46%) Java Architect
10 7 (2.46%) Lead Developer
10 7 (2.46%) Analyst
11 6 (2.11%) Designer
11 6 (2.11%) AWS Developer
12 5 (1.75%) Scala Developer
12 5 (1.75%) Software Engineer
12 5 (1.75%) Lead Java Developer
12 5 (1.75%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (1.75%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (55.79%) Spring
2 146 (51.23%) XML
3 126 (44.21%) Web Services
4 118 (41.40%) HTML
5 112 (39.30%) J2EE
6 104 (36.49%) JSP
7 97 (34.04%) SOAP
8 87 (30.53%) JMS
9 85 (29.82%) Struts
10 77 (27.02%) Servlets
11 75 (26.32%) CSS
12 68 (23.86%) Hibernate
13 54 (18.95%) Ajax
13 54 (18.95%) JSON
14 53 (18.60%) REST
15 46 (16.14%) AngularJS
16 37 (12.98%) JPA
17 32 (11.23%) Spring MVC
18 29 (10.18%) jQuery
18 29 (10.18%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.02%) Clustering
2 18 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.86%) Market Risk
4 9 (3.16%) Client/Server
4 9 (3.16%) N-Tier
4 9 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (3.16%) W3C
5 8 (2.81%) Web 2.0
5 8 (2.81%) Credit Risk
6 6 (2.11%) Linked Data
6 6 (2.11%) Semantic Web
7 5 (1.75%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.05%) APACS
9 3 (1.05%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.70%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.70%) PKI
10 2 (0.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 61 (21.40%) Linux
2 35 (12.28%) UNIX
3 20 (7.02%) Solaris
4 15 (5.26%) Windows
5 14 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.16%) Ubuntu
6 9 (3.16%) CentOS
7 8 (2.81%) HPUX
8 4 (1.40%) AIX
9 3 (1.05%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (22.46%) OO
3 58 (20.35%) TDD
4 53 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (14.04%) Unit Testing
5 40 (14.04%) SOA
6 39 (13.68%) MVC
6 39 (13.68%) Multithreading
7 34 (11.93%) Web Development
8 33 (11.58%) UML
8 33 (11.58%) SDLC
9 32 (11.23%) Scrum
10 28 (9.82%) E-Commerce
11 22 (7.72%) Open Source
11 22 (7.72%) BDD
12 19 (6.67%) ITIL
12 19 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
12 19 (6.67%) Service Management
13 18 (6.32%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (5.61%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 249 (87.37%) Java
2 152 (53.33%) SQL
3 138 (48.42%) JavaScript
4 40 (14.04%) PL/SQL
5 27 (9.47%) Shell Script
6 25 (8.77%) Bash Shell
7 24 (8.42%) Perl
8 20 (7.02%) XPath
9 13 (4.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 11 (3.86%) Python
11 8 (2.81%) Scala
12 7 (2.46%) SPARQL
12 7 (2.46%) BeanShell
13 6 (2.11%) Jython
13 6 (2.11%) C
14 5 (1.75%) Korn
15 4 (1.40%) Groovy
15 4 (1.40%) XQuery
16 2 (0.70%) C++
16 2 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 21 (7.37%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.51%) Degree
4 4 (1.40%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.21%) SLA
1 12 (4.21%) QA
2 4 (1.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (3.16%) Active Directory
1 9 (3.16%) Squid
1 9 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (3.16%) vCloud
1 9 (3.16%) Varnish
2 4 (1.40%) Shibboleth
3 3 (1.05%) NFS
4 2 (0.70%) Docker
5 1 (0.35%) HDFS
5 1 (0.35%) GPFS
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (3.86%) logstash
2 10 (3.51%) ZABBIX
2 10 (3.51%) Kibana
2 10 (3.51%) Ansible
3 9 (3.16%) Rundeck
3 9 (3.16%) Salt
3 9 (3.16%) HAProxy
3 9 (3.16%) Puppet
4 6 (2.11%) OpenView
5 5 (1.75%) CA Wily
6 4 (1.40%) CA LISA
7 2 (0.70%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.35%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.35%) Netcool
8 1 (0.35%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 1 (0.35%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.35%) Chukwa
Vendors
1 156 (54.74%) Oracle
2 35 (12.28%) IBM
3 26 (9.12%) Red Hat
4 17 (5.96%) HP
5 15 (5.26%) CA
6 12 (4.21%) Informatica
7 11 (3.86%) Sybase
7 11 (3.86%) ServiceNow
8 10 (3.51%) Progress
8 10 (3.51%) Splunk
9 9 (3.16%) hybris
9 9 (3.16%) Pega
9 9 (3.16%) VMware
9 9 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (3.16%) Twitter
10 8 (2.81%) Interwoven
10 8 (2.81%) Blue Martini
10 8 (2.81%) ATG
10 8 (2.81%) Elastic Path
11 4 (1.40%) Microsoft
West London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Felixstowe, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Dependent on level
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Depends on level
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £650 to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £200 - £240 Per Day please send cv
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
TRG
Rate: 200-240 Per Day please send cv
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 21 days ago