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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 480 454 415
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -39
Contract jobs citing JDBC 127 129 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 0.88% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 74 46
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £599 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00

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
14620 14600 12823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 27.74% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9624 9677 8046
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £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 193 183 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.85 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -37 102 £375 -9.09% 43
London -23 41 £425 -10.52% 24
Scotland -2 17 £413 +11.48% 3
South West +22 13 £375 - 2
East of England +12 11 £210 -49.09% 1
South East -32 11 £368 +13.95% 11
Edinburgh +6 9 £406 +12.06% 2
Milton Keynes +4 8 £325 -8.77% 1
Buckinghamshire +3 8 £325 -8.77% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £300 -
Tyne and Wear - 8 £300 -
North East - 8 £300 -
North West -21 7 £388 -7.73% 3
City of London +3 6 £425 -22.72% 6
Glasgow -7 6 £450 +21.62% 1
Cheshire -11 6 £388 -7.73% 1
Croydon - 6 £425 -
Watford 0 4 - -
Gloucestershire -3 4 £385 -
Hertfordshire -3 4 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £205 -
Cheltenham -8 3 £363 -
Swindon - 3 £375 -
Wiltshire - 3 £375 -
Chester +3 2 £375 - 1
Bracknell 0 2 £425 -5.55%
East Midlands -10 2 - -
Berkshire -12 2 £425 +21.42% 2
Dorset - 2 £300 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 242 (89.30%) Java
2 144 (53.14%) XML
3 141 (52.03%) Spring
4 140 (51.66%) Agile Software Development
5 129 (47.60%) SQL
6 123 (45.39%) Oracle
7 101 (37.27%) J2EE
7 101 (37.27%) JavaScript
8 95 (35.06%) JMS
9 92 (33.95%) JUnit
10 91 (33.58%) HTML
11 87 (32.10%) Web Services
12 83 (30.63%) TDD
13 81 (29.89%) JSP
14 76 (28.04%) Relational Database
15 72 (26.57%) CSS
16 71 (26.20%) Servlets
17 70 (25.83%) Linux
18 68 (25.09%) SOAP
19 67 (24.72%) Maven
20 63 (23.25%) UNIX
21 61 (22.51%) Ant
21 61 (22.51%) Hibernate
22 58 (21.40%) Continuous Integration
23 53 (19.56%) Tomcat
23 53 (19.56%) Oracle Database
24 52 (19.19%) Scrum
24 52 (19.19%) Finance
25 50 (18.45%) Ajax
26 49 (18.08%) OO

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 53 (19.56%) Tomcat
2 46 (16.97%) WebSphere
3 38 (14.02%) WebLogic
4 28 (10.33%) JBoss
5 16 (5.90%) Jetty
6 15 (5.54%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (5.17%) Apache
8 12 (4.43%) Oracle Service Bus
9 10 (3.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (3.69%) MQSeries
9 10 (3.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 8 (2.95%) AquaLogic
10 8 (2.95%) IBM HTTP Server
11 7 (2.58%) GlassFish
11 7 (2.58%) Oracle Coherence
11 7 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (2.21%) CICS
12 6 (2.21%) WildFly
13 5 (1.85%) Mule
13 5 (1.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (1.11%) MS Office
2 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.37%) MS Project
2 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (4.06%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (2.58%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (2.21%) Documaker
4 5 (1.85%) Tridion
5 2 (0.74%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.21%) OpenShift
2 3 (1.11%) GitHub
2 3 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.74%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (13.65%) HTTP
2 15 (5.54%) Internet
2 15 (5.54%) SSL
3 13 (4.80%) HTTPS
4 12 (4.43%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.32%) LDAP
6 4 (1.48%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (1.11%) Firewall
7 3 (1.11%) FTP
8 2 (0.74%) ATM
9 1 (0.37%) X.509
9 1 (0.37%) Intranet
9 1 (0.37%) SAN
9 1 (0.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (28.04%) Relational Database
2 53 (19.56%) Oracle Database
3 37 (13.65%) RDBMS
4 34 (12.55%) DB2
5 26 (9.59%) MySQL
6 17 (6.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (5.90%) SQL Server
7 16 (5.90%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (5.54%) MongoDB
9 12 (4.43%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (4.06%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (3.69%) Oracle ODI
11 10 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (3.32%) Big Data
12 9 (3.32%) Hadoop
13 8 (2.95%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (2.95%) Informix
14 7 (2.58%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 7 (2.58%) Oracle9i Database
15 6 (2.21%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 92 (33.95%) JUnit
2 67 (24.72%) Maven
3 61 (22.51%) Ant
4 46 (16.97%) Subversion
5 42 (15.50%) Eclipse
6 32 (11.81%) CruiseControl
6 32 (11.81%) Git (software)
7 31 (11.44%) Selenium
8 29 (10.70%) Mockito
9 21 (7.75%) Jenkins
9 21 (7.75%) TeamCity
9 21 (7.75%) JIRA
10 16 (5.90%) Cucumber
10 16 (5.90%) Gradle
11 13 (4.80%) jMock
12 11 (4.06%) FitNesse
13 10 (3.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 7 (2.58%) SonarQube
14 7 (2.58%) Introscope
14 7 (2.58%) Hudson
General
1 52 (19.19%) Finance
2 45 (16.61%) Banking
3 20 (7.38%) Front Office
4 18 (6.64%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.95%) Retail
5 8 (2.95%) Games
6 6 (2.21%) Billing
7 2 (0.74%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.74%) French Language
7 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.74%) Back Office
7 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Local Government
8 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 207 (76.38%) Developer
2 155 (57.20%) Java Developer
3 20 (7.38%) Senior Developer
4 19 (7.01%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 18 (6.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (6.27%) Architect
7 10 (3.69%) Consultant
8 9 (3.32%) J2EE Developer
9 8 (2.95%) Scala Developer
10 7 (2.58%) AWS Developer
10 7 (2.58%) Software Developer
11 6 (2.21%) Java Architect
11 6 (2.21%) Java Software Developer
12 5 (1.85%) webMethods Developer
12 5 (1.85%) C# Developer
12 5 (1.85%) Team Leader
12 5 (1.85%) Informatica Developer
12 5 (1.85%) Analyst
12 5 (1.85%) Administrator
12 5 (1.85%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (53.14%) XML
2 141 (52.03%) Spring
3 101 (37.27%) J2EE
4 95 (35.06%) JMS
5 91 (33.58%) HTML
6 87 (32.10%) Web Services
7 81 (29.89%) JSP
8 72 (26.57%) CSS
9 71 (26.20%) Servlets
10 68 (25.09%) SOAP
11 61 (22.51%) Hibernate
12 50 (18.45%) Ajax
13 48 (17.71%) JSON
14 43 (15.87%) Struts
15 38 (14.02%) Spring MVC
15 38 (14.02%) REST
16 37 (13.65%) XSLT
17 36 (13.28%) EJB
18 29 (10.70%) XML Schema
19 26 (9.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.64%) Derivative
2 17 (6.27%) Clustering
2 17 (6.27%) Open Source
3 16 (5.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.06%) N-Tier
6 9 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.95%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.95%) Mainframe
8 6 (2.21%) Online Banking
8 6 (2.21%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (1.85%) Market Risk
9 5 (1.85%) Web 2.0
10 4 (1.48%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.48%) W3C
10 4 (1.48%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.11%) Neural Network
11 3 (1.11%) Equities
11 3 (1.11%) Fixed Income
11 3 (1.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 70 (25.83%) Linux
2 63 (23.25%) UNIX
3 14 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (4.06%) Windows
5 8 (2.95%) Solaris
6 5 (1.85%) HPUX
7 4 (1.48%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.48%) CentOS
8 1 (0.37%) SUSE
8 1 (0.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (51.66%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (30.63%) TDD
3 58 (21.40%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (19.19%) Scrum
5 49 (18.08%) OO
6 47 (17.34%) MVC
7 45 (16.61%) Unit Testing
8 44 (16.24%) SOA
9 36 (13.28%) Multithreading
10 30 (11.07%) UML
11 24 (8.86%) Software Engineering
12 22 (8.12%) OOA/OOD
12 22 (8.12%) Web Application Development
13 20 (7.38%) Pair Programming
14 18 (6.64%) Waterfall
15 16 (5.90%) E-Commerce
16 15 (5.54%) BDD
17 14 (5.17%) ITIL
18 13 (4.80%) OOP
18 13 (4.80%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 242 (89.30%) Java
2 129 (47.60%) SQL
3 101 (37.27%) JavaScript
4 49 (18.08%) PL/SQL
5 27 (9.96%) Shell Script
6 25 (9.23%) Bash Shell
7 20 (7.38%) XPath
8 19 (7.01%) Perl
9 11 (4.06%) Python
9 11 (4.06%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 10 (3.69%) Scala
11 8 (2.95%) Groovy
12 6 (2.21%) C#
12 6 (2.21%) Jython
13 5 (1.85%) XQuery
13 5 (1.85%) Korn
13 5 (1.85%) Ruby
14 3 (1.11%) C++
14 3 (1.11%) JPQL
15 2 (0.74%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 18 (6.64%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.17%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.80%) Degree
4 4 (1.48%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.69%) QA
2 9 (3.32%) SLA
2 9 (3.32%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.74%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 6 (2.21%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.85%) Docker
3 4 (1.48%) Varnish
3 4 (1.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (1.48%) vCloud
3 4 (1.48%) Squid
3 4 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.48%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.74%) NFS
5 1 (0.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (1.85%) Ansible
2 5 (1.85%) CA Wily
3 4 (1.48%) Puppet
3 4 (1.48%) ZABBIX
3 4 (1.48%) OpenView
3 4 (1.48%) Rundeck
3 4 (1.48%) Salt
3 4 (1.48%) Kibana
3 4 (1.48%) logstash
3 4 (1.48%) CA LISA
3 4 (1.48%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.74%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (0.74%) Control-M
Vendors
1 123 (45.39%) Oracle
2 41 (15.13%) IBM
3 22 (8.12%) Red Hat
4 19 (7.01%) Sybase
5 17 (6.27%) HP
6 9 (3.32%) Informatica
7 8 (2.95%) SAP
7 8 (2.95%) Microsoft
7 8 (2.95%) Remedy
7 8 (2.95%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.85%) WorldPay
8 5 (1.85%) webMethods
8 5 (1.85%) ATG
8 5 (1.85%) CA
8 5 (1.85%) Interwoven
8 5 (1.85%) Software AG
8 5 (1.85%) Blue Martini
8 5 (1.85%) Elastic Path
8 5 (1.85%) Akamai
9 4 (1.48%) Splunk
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Rate: £200 - 300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £30 - £36 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £600 - £900 a day
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