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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 437 413 343
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -70
Contract jobs citing JDBC 165 172 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.33% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.07% 1.18% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 102 146
Average daily rate
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£424 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.87% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £212 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £369 £394
% change year-on-year
+8.47% -6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 -

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
15375 14633 14419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.65% 28.27% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10489 9488 8807
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 283 393
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.84 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% +4.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.04 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.60 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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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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 -61 142 £425 - 54
London -16 74 £450 -5.26% 21
City of London +18 24 £500 -4.76% 7
Scotland 0 22 £375 - 1
East of England +6 19 £403 - 6
North West +13 14 £375 - 10
South East -44 13 £413 +17.85% 10
South West -22 9 £375 - 3
Hertfordshire - 8 £405 - 3
Cheshire +12 6 £400 +6.66% 4
Glasgow - 6 - -
Dorset +6 4 £375 -
Poole - 4 £375 -
Surrey -15 2 £550 +197.29% 1
Bristol -20 2 £400 - 1
Gloucester - 2 £230 -
Knutsford - 2 £435 -
Liverpool - 2 £350 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £230 -
Thames Valley - 2 £230 -
Merseyside - 2 £350 -
Berkshire +2 1 £230 -42.50% 2
Yorkshire -10 1 £375 +15.38% 2
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £550 - 1
Manchester - 1 £600 - 6
Guildford - 1 - -
Hertford - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Greenford - - - -

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 309 (88.03%) Java
2 202 (57.55%) Oracle
3 182 (51.85%) Spring
4 179 (51.00%) SQL
5 165 (47.01%) Agile Software Development
6 154 (43.87%) JSP
7 150 (42.74%) XML
8 146 (41.60%) JavaScript
9 131 (37.32%) J2EE
10 128 (36.47%) Relational Database
11 122 (34.76%) Web Services
12 119 (33.90%) HTML
13 111 (31.62%) MVC
14 101 (28.77%) UNIX
15 99 (28.21%) Finance
16 98 (27.92%) JMS
16 98 (27.92%) Maven
16 98 (27.92%) Oracle Database
17 95 (27.07%) CSS
18 90 (25.64%) Ajax
19 89 (25.36%) Hibernate
20 88 (25.07%) JUnit
20 88 (25.07%) Linux
20 88 (25.07%) WebSphere
20 88 (25.07%) Unit Testing
21 80 (22.79%) Banking
22 77 (21.94%) Servlets
23 75 (21.37%) Struts
23 75 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
24 73 (20.80%) Tomcat

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 88 (25.07%) WebSphere
2 73 (20.80%) Tomcat
3 52 (14.81%) WebLogic
4 51 (14.53%) Apache
5 42 (11.97%) WebSphere Application Server
6 31 (8.83%) Oracle Service Bus
6 31 (8.83%) JBoss
7 29 (8.26%) CMS
8 23 (6.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 21 (5.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 21 (5.98%) WebLogic Portal
10 16 (4.56%) Oracle Workflow
11 11 (3.13%) MQSeries
12 8 (2.28%) Oracle Coherence
13 7 (1.99%) IBM HTTP Server
14 6 (1.71%) Apache Pig
14 6 (1.71%) IIS
15 5 (1.42%) CICS
15 5 (1.42%) TIBCO EMS
15 5 (1.42%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (2.28%) MS Office
2 1 (0.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (6.55%) Oracle BPM
2 22 (6.27%) Documaker
3 15 (4.27%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (3.70%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (0.57%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.28%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 46 (13.11%) HTTP
2 34 (9.69%) HTTPS
3 23 (6.55%) SSL
4 9 (2.56%) Internet
5 7 (1.99%) FTP
6 6 (1.71%) SSH
6 6 (1.71%) DNS
6 6 (1.71%) LDAP
7 5 (1.42%) PuTTY
7 5 (1.42%) SAN
8 2 (0.57%) AMQP
8 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.28%) Intranet
9 1 (0.28%) SMTP
9 1 (0.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (36.47%) Relational Database
2 98 (27.92%) Oracle Database
3 72 (20.51%) RDBMS
4 55 (15.67%) MySQL
5 48 (13.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 24 (6.84%) Oracle BI EE
6 24 (6.84%) Oracle ODI
7 21 (5.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 19 (5.41%) NoSQL
8 19 (5.41%) DB2
9 18 (5.13%) SQL Server
10 12 (3.42%) MongoDB
11 11 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
11 11 (3.13%) JasperReports
12 8 (2.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.99%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.99%) Big Data
14 6 (1.71%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 98 (27.92%) Maven
2 88 (25.07%) JUnit
3 67 (19.09%) Ant
4 61 (17.38%) Eclipse
5 54 (15.38%) Subversion
6 47 (13.39%) CruiseControl
7 44 (12.54%) Mockito
8 40 (11.40%) JIRA
9 33 (9.40%) Selenium
9 33 (9.40%) Git (software)
9 33 (9.40%) Jenkins
10 28 (7.98%) IntelliJ
11 23 (6.55%) TeamCity
12 21 (5.98%) Hudson
13 13 (3.70%) jMock
13 13 (3.70%) PHPUnit
14 11 (3.13%) Cucumber
15 9 (2.56%) FitNesse
16 8 (2.28%) Bugzilla
17 7 (1.99%) JBehave
General
1 99 (28.21%) Finance
2 80 (22.79%) Banking
3 42 (11.97%) Investment Banking
4 24 (6.84%) Billing
5 19 (5.41%) Retail
6 18 (5.13%) Front Office
7 17 (4.84%) Marketing
8 11 (3.13%) Telecoms
9 9 (2.56%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.99%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.99%) Advertising
11 6 (1.71%) Back Office
11 6 (1.71%) Games
12 3 (0.85%) Legal
12 3 (0.85%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.57%) International Banking
14 1 (0.28%) Law
14 1 (0.28%) Publishing
14 1 (0.28%) Electronics
14 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 240 (68.38%) Developer
2 191 (54.42%) Java Developer
3 29 (8.26%) Architect
4 21 (5.98%) Consultant
4 21 (5.98%) Senior Developer
5 17 (4.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (4.56%) Software Engineer
7 15 (4.27%) WebSphere Developer
8 14 (3.99%) Oracle Consultant
9 12 (3.42%) Applications Developer
9 12 (3.42%) Analyst
10 11 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 9 (2.56%) Senior Consultant
11 9 (2.56%) Programmer
12 8 (2.28%) Web Developer
12 8 (2.28%) Oracle Developer
13 7 (1.99%) Oracle DBA
13 7 (1.99%) Web Applications Developer
13 7 (1.99%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (51.85%) Spring
2 154 (43.87%) JSP
3 150 (42.74%) XML
4 131 (37.32%) J2EE
5 122 (34.76%) Web Services
6 119 (33.90%) HTML
7 98 (27.92%) JMS
8 95 (27.07%) CSS
9 90 (25.64%) Ajax
10 89 (25.36%) Hibernate
11 77 (21.94%) Servlets
12 75 (21.37%) Struts
13 60 (17.09%) XSLT
13 60 (17.09%) REST
14 59 (16.81%) SOAP
15 51 (14.53%) Spring MVC
16 44 (12.54%) Middleware
17 41 (11.68%) JSON
18 39 (11.11%) EJB
19 36 (10.26%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.13%) Derivative
2 18 (5.13%) User Experience
3 17 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.27%) Market Risk
5 13 (3.70%) Clustering
6 10 (2.85%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.85%) N-Tier
6 10 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (2.56%) Data Integration
7 9 (2.56%) Hedge funds
8 8 (2.28%) iPad
8 8 (2.28%) Biology
9 6 (1.71%) Life Science
10 5 (1.42%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.42%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (1.42%) Credit Risk
10 5 (1.42%) Open Source
11 4 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 101 (28.77%) UNIX
2 88 (25.07%) Linux
3 20 (5.70%) Windows
4 12 (3.42%) VMS
5 10 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.56%) Solaris
7 8 (2.28%) AIX
8 5 (1.42%) OpenVMS
9 4 (1.14%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.14%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.57%) zOS
11 1 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (47.01%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (31.62%) MVC
3 88 (25.07%) Unit Testing
4 75 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
5 73 (20.80%) TDD
6 70 (19.94%) Scrum
7 50 (14.25%) OO
8 48 (13.68%) SOA
9 43 (12.25%) Content Management
10 38 (10.83%) Multithreading
11 37 (10.54%) Software Engineering
12 35 (9.97%) BDD
12 35 (9.97%) E-Commerce
13 34 (9.69%) Waterfall
14 31 (8.83%) Web Application Development
15 30 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
15 30 (8.55%) Configuration Management
16 25 (7.12%) UML
17 23 (6.55%) Revenue Management
18 20 (5.70%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 309 (88.03%) Java
2 179 (51.00%) SQL
3 146 (41.60%) JavaScript
4 57 (16.24%) PL/SQL
5 52 (14.81%) Bash Shell
6 50 (14.25%) Shell Script
7 47 (13.39%) Perl
8 41 (11.68%) Python
9 30 (8.55%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 26 (7.41%) Jython
11 15 (4.27%) PHP
12 12 (3.42%) XPath
13 8 (2.28%) PHP5
13 8 (2.28%) C++
14 7 (1.99%) Korn
15 6 (1.71%) C
16 5 (1.42%) XQuery
16 5 (1.42%) Groovy
16 5 (1.42%) JPQL
17 4 (1.14%) DCL
Qualifications
1 26 (7.41%) Degree
2 9 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.99%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.27%) Data Quality
1 22 (6.27%) QA
2 6 (1.71%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (5.98%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (3.13%) Shibboleth
3 6 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 6 (1.71%) NFS
3 6 (1.71%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.71%) HDFS
4 4 (1.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.57%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (6.55%) Oracle Identity Management
2 22 (6.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (1.42%) Puppet
4 4 (1.14%) OpenView
5 2 (0.57%) Oozie
5 2 (0.57%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.28%) logstash
6 1 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.28%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 202 (57.55%) Oracle
2 56 (15.95%) IBM
3 24 (6.84%) Remedy
4 18 (5.13%) Siebel
5 17 (4.84%) Microsoft
6 14 (3.99%) Sybase
7 13 (3.70%) FatWire
7 13 (3.70%) SAP
8 8 (2.28%) Endeca
8 8 (2.28%) Zend
8 8 (2.28%) ATG
9 7 (1.99%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.71%) VMware
11 5 (1.42%) TIBCO
11 5 (1.42%) Informatica
12 4 (1.14%) hybris
12 4 (1.14%) Cognos
12 4 (1.14%) Hyperion
12 4 (1.14%) HP
12 4 (1.14%) Murex
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