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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 482 532 486
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -46
Contract jobs citing JDBC 182 115 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 0.76% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 72 74
Average daily rate £438 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £523 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
15410 15204 14820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.57% 26.80% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10764 9851 9713
Average daily rate £413 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 204 205
Average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 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
England +67 169 £450 +16.88% 36
London +7 73 £525 +16.66% 21
North West +36 53 £400 +3.22% 3
Cheshire +16 27 £475 +22.58%
Manchester - 21 £400 - 3
City of London +55 19 £525 +23.52% 2
South East -5 18 £363 -1.69% 4
Warrington - 13 £570 -
East Midlands +15 12 £325 -
Chester +10 12 £406 +12.06%
Buckinghamshire +9 8 £358 -2.72%
Milton Keynes +5 8 £358 -2.72%
Edinburgh -8 8 £350 -12.50%
Scotland -22 8 £350 -12.50% 7
Berkshire +5 6 £463 +8.82% 1
North East -31 5 £304 +1.25%
Tyne and Wear -34 5 £304 +1.25%
Northamptonshire - 5 £325 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -40 4 £300 -
North Wales - 4 - -
Wrexham - 4 - -
Northampton - 4 £325 -
Yorkshire - 4 £344 - 1
Wales - 4 - - 1
Nottinghamshire +2 3 - -
Nottingham -4 3 - -
Hertfordshire +11 2 £413 - 2
Watford +10 2 £413 -
East of England +5 2 £413 +101.21% 5
Tunbridge Wells - 2 - - 1

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 235 (91.80%) Java
2 162 (63.28%) XML
3 152 (59.38%) Spring
3 152 (59.38%) Oracle
4 134 (52.34%) JavaScript
5 131 (51.17%) SOAP
6 124 (48.44%) J2EE
7 120 (46.88%) Web Services
8 103 (40.23%) SQL
9 98 (38.28%) CSS
9 98 (38.28%) REST
10 97 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
11 93 (36.33%) JSON
12 91 (35.55%) HTML
13 85 (33.20%) Hibernate
14 83 (32.42%) Tomcat
14 83 (32.42%) Continuous Integration
15 81 (31.64%) Finance
16 80 (31.25%) JUnit
17 78 (30.47%) HTTP
18 76 (29.69%) JSP
19 75 (29.30%) Maven
19 75 (29.30%) Banking
20 74 (28.91%) JMS
21 73 (28.52%) JBoss
22 70 (27.34%) Struts
22 70 (27.34%) Linux
22 70 (27.34%) Servlets
23 57 (22.27%) IBM
24 56 (21.88%) MySQL

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 83 (32.42%) Tomcat
2 73 (28.52%) JBoss
3 48 (18.75%) Apache
4 43 (16.80%) WebSphere
5 40 (15.63%) WebLogic
6 30 (11.72%) Node.js
7 26 (10.16%) Jetty
7 26 (10.16%) nginx
7 26 (10.16%) WebSphere Application Server
8 14 (5.47%) CMS
9 11 (4.30%) IBM HTTP Server
10 7 (2.73%) MQSeries
11 5 (1.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (1.95%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
12 4 (1.56%) Apache Pig
12 4 (1.56%) Apache Spark
12 4 (1.56%) Confluence
13 2 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.78%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 10 (3.91%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.17%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.78%) Global One
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.17%) Boomi
4 2 (0.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.78%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.39%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.39%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 78 (30.47%) HTTP
2 27 (10.55%) Internet
3 22 (8.59%) TCP/IP
4 20 (7.81%) SSL
5 14 (5.47%) HTTPS
6 10 (3.91%) LDAP
7 8 (3.13%) DNS
7 8 (3.13%) Firewall
8 5 (1.95%) SMTP
9 4 (1.56%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.78%) FTP
11 1 (0.39%) Skype
11 1 (0.39%) SNMP
11 1 (0.39%) SSH
11 1 (0.39%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (21.88%) MySQL
2 42 (16.41%) Relational Database
3 37 (14.45%) Oracle Database
4 35 (13.67%) NoSQL
5 30 (11.72%) Apache Hive
6 27 (10.55%) RDBMS
7 26 (10.16%) Impala
7 26 (10.16%) Neo4j
8 25 (9.77%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (9.38%) SQL Server
10 9 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (3.52%) Hadoop
11 8 (3.13%) DB2
12 7 (2.73%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.95%) HBase
13 5 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (1.56%) HCatalog
14 4 (1.56%) Mahout
14 4 (1.56%) SAP HANA
14 4 (1.56%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 80 (31.25%) JUnit
2 75 (29.30%) Maven
3 56 (21.88%) Subversion
4 53 (20.70%) Jenkins
5 40 (15.63%) Git (software)
6 36 (14.06%) Ant
7 33 (12.89%) Mockito
8 32 (12.50%) JIRA
9 25 (9.77%) TeamCity
10 20 (7.81%) Eclipse
11 19 (7.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (6.25%) Selenium
13 13 (5.08%) Gradle
13 13 (5.08%) JBehave
14 12 (4.69%) jMock
15 11 (4.30%) ClearCase
15 11 (4.30%) Cobertura
16 9 (3.52%) Cucumber
17 8 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
17 8 (3.13%) TestNG
General
1 81 (31.64%) Finance
2 75 (29.30%) Banking
3 13 (5.08%) Retail
4 11 (4.30%) Retail Banking
5 7 (2.73%) Marketing
6 5 (1.95%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.95%) Front Office
7 4 (1.56%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.56%) Legal
8 3 (1.17%) Back Office
9 2 (0.78%) Law
9 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.39%) Advertising
10 1 (0.39%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.39%) French Language
10 1 (0.39%) Games
10 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 176 (68.75%) Developer
2 154 (60.16%) Java Developer
3 49 (19.14%) Senior Developer
4 46 (17.97%) Senior Java Developer
5 30 (11.72%) Architect
6 20 (7.81%) Consultant
6 20 (7.81%) J2EE Developer
7 18 (7.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 18 (7.03%) JavaScript Developer
8 15 (5.86%) Full Stack Developer
8 15 (5.86%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 13 (5.08%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 13 (5.08%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 12 (4.69%) Web Developer
11 10 (3.91%) Analyst
11 10 (3.91%) Java Engineer
11 10 (3.91%) Java Web Developer
11 10 (3.91%) Technical Architect
12 9 (3.52%) Digital Architect
13 8 (3.13%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (63.28%) XML
2 152 (59.38%) Spring
3 131 (51.17%) SOAP
4 124 (48.44%) J2EE
5 120 (46.88%) Web Services
6 98 (38.28%) CSS
6 98 (38.28%) REST
7 93 (36.33%) JSON
8 91 (35.55%) HTML
9 85 (33.20%) Hibernate
10 76 (29.69%) JSP
11 74 (28.91%) JMS
12 70 (27.34%) Servlets
12 70 (27.34%) Struts
13 56 (21.88%) HTML5
14 51 (19.92%) CSS3
15 46 (17.97%) XSLT
16 43 (16.80%) jQuery
17 41 (16.02%) AngularJS
17 41 (16.02%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.64%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (5.08%) Online Banking
3 12 (4.69%) iPad
4 10 (3.91%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.52%) Data Structures
5 9 (3.52%) User Experience
6 8 (3.13%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.34%) Clustering
7 6 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.95%) Equities
8 5 (1.95%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.95%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.95%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.56%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.17%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.78%) Life Science
11 2 (0.78%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 70 (27.34%) Linux
2 37 (14.45%) Unix
3 8 (3.13%) Windows
4 6 (2.34%) Solaris
5 2 (0.78%) AIX
5 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.39%) Android
6 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (32.42%) Continuous Integration
3 53 (20.70%) OO
4 41 (16.02%) High Availability
4 41 (16.02%) MVC
5 40 (15.63%) TDD
6 36 (14.06%) SOA
7 32 (12.50%) Open Source
8 31 (12.11%) AOP
8 31 (12.11%) Scrum
8 31 (12.11%) SDLC
9 29 (11.33%) E-Commerce
9 29 (11.33%) Software Engineering
10 28 (10.94%) BDD
10 28 (10.94%) Test Automation
11 27 (10.55%) Software Architecture
12 25 (9.77%) OOP
13 22 (8.59%) E-business
13 22 (8.59%) Unit Testing
14 19 (7.42%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 235 (91.80%) Java
2 134 (52.34%) JavaScript
3 103 (40.23%) SQL
4 30 (11.72%) PL/SQL
5 29 (11.33%) C++
6 24 (9.38%) C
7 21 (8.20%) Python
8 19 (7.42%) Bash Shell
9 12 (4.69%) Perl
10 10 (3.91%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.13%) Korn
12 6 (2.34%) Jython
13 5 (1.95%) Groovy
13 5 (1.95%) PHP
13 5 (1.95%) Ruby
14 4 (1.56%) COBOL
14 4 (1.56%) R
15 3 (1.17%) AspectJ
15 3 (1.17%) BeanShell
15 3 (1.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (6.64%) Degree
2 14 (5.47%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.17%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.78%) PhD
6 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) ISEB
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.77%) QA
2 4 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.39%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.39%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (3.13%) Apache Flume
2 5 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.56%) Docker
3 4 (1.56%) HDFS
4 3 (1.17%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.78%) Cygwin
5 2 (0.78%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (4.30%) BladeLogic
3 10 (3.91%) CA Wily
4 8 (3.13%) Control-M
5 5 (1.95%) Ansible
5 5 (1.95%) Puppet
6 4 (1.56%) yum
7 3 (1.17%) logstash
7 3 (1.17%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (1.17%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.78%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.39%) CloudHub
9 1 (0.39%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.39%) Nagios
9 1 (0.39%) nmon
9 1 (0.39%) Salt
9 1 (0.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 152 (59.38%) Oracle
2 57 (22.27%) IBM
3 16 (6.25%) SAP
4 15 (5.86%) Sybase
5 13 (5.08%) TIBCO
6 12 (4.69%) Microsoft
7 11 (4.30%) ATG
7 11 (4.30%) Endeca
8 7 (2.73%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.73%) webMethods
9 5 (1.95%) Perforce
9 5 (1.95%) VMware
10 4 (1.56%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.56%) CA
10 4 (1.56%) Google
11 3 (1.17%) Dell
11 3 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.17%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.17%) Splunk
12 2 (0.78%) Caplin
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