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 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 432 396 381
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -15
Contract jobs citing JDBC 196 192 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.36% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 1.26% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 107 124
Average daily rate
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£431 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £580 £500
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 - - -

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
15702 15230 15940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.39% 28.80% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10114 9796 9639
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 269 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 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
England -3 173 £435 +8.75% 59
London -3 110 £481 -0.92% 23
City of London +30 43 £550 - 6
South West -25 16 £384 -2.84% 5
East of England - 15 £391 - 4
Scotland -7 11 £375 +7.14% 1
North West -3 9 £439 +17.06% 8
Glasgow -12 9 - - 1
Cheshire +7 8 £439 +35.07% 4
West Midlands -8 8 - -
Gloucestershire - 8 £393 -
Warwickshire - 8 - -
South East -38 7 £413 +6.45% 13
Hertfordshire - 5 £391 - 2
Cirencester - 5 £475 -
Yorkshire -1 4 £385 +18.46% 4
West Yorkshire - 4 £385 - 3
Greenford - 3 - -
East Midlands +4 2 £450 - 2
Swindon -6 2 - -
Edinburgh -10 2 £375 -
Wiltshire -15 2 - -
Bristol -19 2 £400 - 5
Knutsford - 2 £439 - 2
Nottingham +18 1 - -
Nottinghamshire +14 1 - - 2
Surrey +3 1 £350 -3.44% 3
Berkshire -4 1 £340 -15.00% 6
M4 Corridor - 1 £300 -
Merseyside - - - -

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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.

1 284 (86.32%) Java
2 191 (58.05%) Oracle
3 171 (51.98%) Spring
4 168 (51.06%) SQL
5 150 (45.59%) J2EE
6 136 (41.34%) JSP
7 135 (41.03%) XML
8 125 (37.99%) JavaScript
9 121 (36.78%) Web Services
10 118 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
11 110 (33.43%) JMS
12 107 (32.52%) Relational Database
13 96 (29.18%) UNIX
13 96 (29.18%) HTML
13 96 (29.18%) MVC
14 91 (27.66%) Oracle Database
15 87 (26.44%) WebSphere
16 83 (25.23%) Unit Testing
16 83 (25.23%) Finance
17 81 (24.62%) Hibernate
17 81 (24.62%) Ajax
18 76 (23.10%) Maven
18 76 (23.10%) CSS
19 73 (22.19%) Linux
20 72 (21.88%) JUnit
21 70 (21.28%) Servlets
21 70 (21.28%) Struts
22 67 (20.36%) Banking
23 64 (19.45%) Continuous Integration
24 61 (18.54%) Bash Shell

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 87 (26.44%) WebSphere
2 55 (16.72%) Tomcat
3 52 (15.81%) WebSphere Application Server
4 50 (15.20%) WebLogic
5 39 (11.85%) Apache
6 32 (9.73%) Oracle Service Bus
7 26 (7.90%) CMS
8 22 (6.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 20 (6.08%) WebLogic Portal
9 20 (6.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 13 (3.95%) MQSeries
11 12 (3.65%) Oracle Workflow
12 10 (3.04%) Oracle Coherence
13 9 (2.74%) Jetty
14 7 (2.13%) IBM HTTP Server
15 6 (1.82%) IIS
16 4 (1.22%) CICS
16 4 (1.22%) Apache Pig
17 3 (0.91%) Drupal
17 3 (0.91%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.13%) MS Office
2 2 (0.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (6.69%) Oracle BPM
2 20 (6.08%) Documaker
3 13 (3.95%) Oracle FAH
4 11 (3.34%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (1.82%) Tridion
6 5 (1.52%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.30%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.30%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.30%) Brady Trinity
7 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (16.11%) HTTP
2 31 (9.42%) HTTPS
2 31 (9.42%) SSL
3 21 (6.38%) Internet
4 10 (3.04%) FTP
5 4 (1.22%) LDAP
5 4 (1.22%) SSH
5 4 (1.22%) DNS
6 3 (0.91%) AMQP
6 3 (0.91%) PuTTY
6 3 (0.91%) SMS
6 3 (0.91%) SAN
7 2 (0.61%) GSM
7 2 (0.61%) RTCP
7 2 (0.61%) RTP
7 2 (0.61%) RFID
8 1 (0.30%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.30%) VPN
8 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (32.52%) Relational Database
2 91 (27.66%) Oracle Database
3 58 (17.63%) RDBMS
4 47 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 43 (13.07%) MySQL
6 24 (7.29%) DB2
7 22 (6.69%) Oracle BI EE
7 22 (6.69%) Oracle ODI
8 20 (6.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 20 (6.08%) NoSQL
9 15 (4.56%) MongoDB
9 15 (4.56%) Oracle Database 10g
10 13 (3.95%) SQL Server
11 8 (2.43%) JasperReports
11 8 (2.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (2.13%) Big Data
12 7 (2.13%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 76 (23.10%) Maven
2 72 (21.88%) JUnit
3 48 (14.59%) CruiseControl
4 42 (12.77%) JIRA
5 41 (12.46%) Ant
6 40 (12.16%) Subversion
7 39 (11.85%) Mockito
8 38 (11.55%) Eclipse
9 29 (8.81%) Selenium
10 26 (7.90%) TeamCity
11 24 (7.29%) Git (software)
12 18 (5.47%) Hudson
13 15 (4.56%) Cucumber
14 14 (4.26%) Jenkins
15 11 (3.34%) PHPUnit
15 11 (3.34%) IntelliJ
16 9 (2.74%) Introscope
16 9 (2.74%) Hamcrest
17 7 (2.13%) jMock
17 7 (2.13%) Log4j
General
1 83 (25.23%) Finance
2 67 (20.36%) Banking
3 40 (12.16%) Investment Banking
4 27 (8.21%) Retail
5 22 (6.69%) Billing
6 16 (4.86%) Front Office
7 13 (3.95%) Manufacturing
7 13 (3.95%) Marketing
8 11 (3.34%) Financial Institution
9 10 (3.04%) Telecoms
10 9 (2.74%) Back Office
11 6 (1.82%) Advertising
11 6 (1.82%) Games
12 3 (0.91%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.61%) International Banking
13 2 (0.61%) Legal
14 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.30%) French Language
14 1 (0.30%) Publishing
14 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 202 (61.40%) Developer
2 158 (48.02%) Java Developer
3 29 (8.81%) Architect
4 24 (7.29%) Senior Developer
5 21 (6.38%) Consultant
6 18 (5.47%) Software Engineer
6 18 (5.47%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (4.56%) Analyst
8 14 (4.26%) Programmer
8 14 (4.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 13 (3.95%) Applications Developer
9 13 (3.95%) Oracle Consultant
10 11 (3.34%) WebSphere Developer
10 11 (3.34%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (3.34%) Senior Consultant
11 10 (3.04%) Java Programmer
12 9 (2.74%) Administrator
12 9 (2.74%) Oracle Developer
13 8 (2.43%) J2EE Developer
13 8 (2.43%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (51.98%) Spring
2 150 (45.59%) J2EE
3 136 (41.34%) JSP
4 135 (41.03%) XML
5 121 (36.78%) Web Services
6 110 (33.43%) JMS
7 96 (29.18%) HTML
8 81 (24.62%) Hibernate
8 81 (24.62%) Ajax
9 76 (23.10%) CSS
10 70 (21.28%) Servlets
10 70 (21.28%) Struts
11 58 (17.63%) XSLT
12 56 (17.02%) REST
13 53 (16.11%) Spring MVC
14 49 (14.89%) SOAP
15 43 (13.07%) Middleware
16 33 (10.03%) JSON
17 32 (9.73%) WebCenter
18 31 (9.42%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.47%) Market Risk
3 17 (5.17%) Clustering
4 16 (4.86%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.56%) Derivative
5 15 (4.56%) User Experience
6 11 (3.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (2.74%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.74%) Data Integration
7 9 (2.74%) iPad
7 9 (2.74%) Hedge funds
8 8 (2.43%) Open Source
8 8 (2.43%) Biology
8 8 (2.43%) Credit Risk
9 7 (2.13%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.82%) Life Science
10 6 (1.82%) Web 2.0
11 4 (1.22%) VLE
11 4 (1.22%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 96 (29.18%) UNIX
2 73 (22.19%) Linux
3 24 (7.29%) Windows
4 15 (4.56%) Solaris
5 9 (2.74%) AIX
6 8 (2.43%) VMS
7 7 (2.13%) HPUX
8 5 (1.52%) OpenVMS
9 4 (1.22%) Windows 2000
9 4 (1.22%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.22%) Android
9 4 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.22%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.61%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (29.18%) MVC
3 83 (25.23%) Unit Testing
4 64 (19.45%) Continuous Integration
5 55 (16.72%) OO
6 53 (16.11%) Scrum
7 52 (15.81%) TDD
8 47 (14.29%) Content Management
9 46 (13.98%) SOA
10 44 (13.37%) E-Commerce
11 39 (11.85%) Multithreading
12 36 (10.94%) Software Engineering
13 35 (10.64%) UML
14 30 (9.12%) Web Application Development
15 24 (7.29%) BDD
16 23 (6.99%) Low Latency
16 23 (6.99%) Configuration Management
17 22 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (6.69%) Business Analysis
17 22 (6.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 284 (86.32%) Java
2 168 (51.06%) SQL
3 125 (37.99%) JavaScript
4 61 (18.54%) Bash Shell
5 52 (15.81%) PL/SQL
6 49 (14.89%) Perl
7 45 (13.68%) Python
7 45 (13.68%) Shell Script
8 30 (9.12%) Jython
9 25 (7.60%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 15 (4.56%) XPath
11 14 (4.26%) PHP
12 13 (3.95%) Korn
13 11 (3.34%) C++
14 8 (2.43%) PHP5
14 8 (2.43%) Groovy
15 6 (1.82%) C
15 6 (1.82%) XQuery
16 5 (1.52%) C#
17 4 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (6.69%) Degree
2 10 (3.04%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.91%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.91%) ISEB
5 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.38%) QA
2 20 (6.08%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.91%) SLA
4 2 (0.61%) JTAG
System Software
1 19 (5.78%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (2.13%) Shibboleth
3 5 (1.52%) HDFS
4 4 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (1.22%) NFS
4 4 (1.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.61%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 22 (6.69%) Oracle Identity Management
2 19 (5.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (1.82%) CA Wily
4 3 (0.91%) Puppet
4 3 (0.91%) nmon
5 2 (0.61%) Oozie
5 2 (0.61%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.61%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.30%) Control-M
6 1 (0.30%) logstash
Vendors
1 191 (58.05%) Oracle
2 53 (16.11%) IBM
3 29 (8.81%) JBoss
4 22 (6.69%) Remedy
5 18 (5.47%) Siebel
6 16 (4.86%) Microsoft
7 14 (4.26%) ATG
8 10 (3.04%) FatWire
9 8 (2.43%) Endeca
9 8 (2.43%) Zend
9 8 (2.43%) Sybase
10 6 (1.82%) Interwoven
10 6 (1.82%) Blue Martini
10 6 (1.82%) Elastic Path
11 5 (1.52%) Akamai
12 4 (1.22%) hybris
12 4 (1.22%) VMware
13 3 (0.91%) SAP
13 3 (0.91%) webMethods
13 3 (0.91%) DoubleClick
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