The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 430 387 376
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -11
Contract jobs citing JDBC 162 192 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 1.35% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 77 118
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£450 £415 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £593 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15054 14274 15028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.55% 27.91% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9655 9067 9193
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 282 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -40 139 £450 +1.69% 58
London -21 82 £513 - 31
City of London +35 36 £550 -5.17% 10
Yorkshire +9 15 £313 -10.71% 1
West Yorkshire - 15 £313 - 1
Scotland -18 14 £375 +7.14% 4
South East -17 13 £406 +6.90% 10
Glasgow -1 10 - - 3
North West -7 10 £439 +17.06% 6
Cheshire +8 9 £439 +17.06% 2
Warwickshire - 7 - -
West Midlands - 7 - -
South West -37 6 £393 -5.42% 5
Bradford - 6 £320 -
Berkshire -5 5 £340 -15.00% 1
Edinburgh -16 4 £375 - 1
Leeds - 4 - - 1
East of England - 4 £379 - 4
Milton Keynes 0 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -3 3 - -
East Midlands -10 2 £450 - 1
Bristol -25 2 £400 - 1
Bracknell - 2 £475 - 1
Swindon - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £379 - 3
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £296 -
Nottinghamshire +12 1 - - 1
Nottingham +12 1 - -
Leatherhead +1 1 £450 +20.00% 1

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 259 (87.50%) Java
2 161 (54.39%) Oracle
3 158 (53.38%) SQL
4 155 (52.36%) Spring
5 133 (44.93%) J2EE
6 124 (41.89%) XML
7 112 (37.84%) JSP
8 106 (35.81%) JMS
9 101 (34.12%) JavaScript
10 95 (32.09%) Web Services
11 93 (31.42%) Relational Database
12 91 (30.74%) HTML
13 83 (28.04%) Hibernate
14 77 (26.01%) UNIX
15 75 (25.34%) Agile Software Development
16 73 (24.66%) Oracle Database
17 72 (24.32%) Finance
18 71 (23.99%) WebSphere
19 70 (23.65%) JUnit
20 68 (22.97%) Maven
21 62 (20.95%) Unit Testing
22 61 (20.61%) Ajax
22 61 (20.61%) Linux
22 61 (20.61%) MVC
23 60 (20.27%) Servlets
23 60 (20.27%) TDD
24 59 (19.93%) RDBMS
25 55 (18.58%) CSS
25 55 (18.58%) Banking
26 52 (17.57%) Continuous Integration

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 71 (23.99%) WebSphere
2 47 (15.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 42 (14.19%) Tomcat
3 42 (14.19%) WebLogic
4 29 (9.80%) Apache
5 23 (7.77%) Oracle Service Bus
6 22 (7.43%) CMS
7 14 (4.73%) MQSeries
8 13 (4.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (4.39%) Jetty
9 10 (3.38%) WebLogic Portal
9 10 (3.38%) Oracle Workflow
10 9 (3.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 7 (2.36%) Oracle Coherence
12 6 (2.03%) Apache Pig
13 5 (1.69%) CICS
14 3 (1.01%) Confluence
15 2 (0.68%) IIS
15 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
15 2 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (1.35%) MS Office
1 4 (1.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.05%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (3.72%) Tridion
3 10 (3.38%) Documaker
4 7 (2.36%) Oracle FAH
5 5 (1.69%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.34%) Brady Trinity
8 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.34%) Global One
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.34%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (12.50%) HTTP
2 25 (8.45%) Internet
3 21 (7.09%) SSL
4 15 (5.07%) HTTPS
5 6 (2.03%) FTP
6 4 (1.35%) LDAP
7 3 (1.01%) SMS
8 2 (0.68%) GSM
8 2 (0.68%) SMTP
8 2 (0.68%) RFID
8 2 (0.68%) RTCP
8 2 (0.68%) RTP
8 2 (0.68%) AMQP
9 1 (0.34%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.34%) SSH
9 1 (0.34%) Intranet
9 1 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (31.42%) Relational Database
2 73 (24.66%) Oracle Database
3 59 (19.93%) RDBMS
4 39 (13.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 38 (12.84%) MySQL
6 31 (10.47%) DB2
7 23 (7.77%) MongoDB
8 18 (6.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 15 (5.07%) NoSQL
10 14 (4.73%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (4.39%) Oracle ODI
12 12 (4.05%) Oracle BI EE
13 11 (3.72%) SQL Server
14 10 (3.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 9 (3.04%) Hadoop
15 9 (3.04%) Big Data
16 7 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (2.03%) Impala
17 6 (2.03%) Apache Hive
17 6 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 70 (23.65%) JUnit
2 68 (22.97%) Maven
3 51 (17.23%) Ant
4 42 (14.19%) Eclipse
5 41 (13.85%) Mockito
6 40 (13.51%) Subversion
7 36 (12.16%) CruiseControl
8 25 (8.45%) JIRA
9 24 (8.11%) Git (software)
10 22 (7.43%) Cucumber
10 22 (7.43%) Selenium
11 19 (6.42%) TeamCity
12 16 (5.41%) Hamcrest
13 15 (5.07%) Hudson
13 15 (5.07%) Log4j
14 13 (4.39%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 10 (3.38%) jMock
16 9 (3.04%) Introscope
16 9 (3.04%) Jenkins
17 8 (2.70%) Toad
General
1 72 (24.32%) Finance
2 55 (18.58%) Banking
3 30 (10.14%) Investment Banking
4 26 (8.78%) Retail
5 15 (5.07%) Front Office
6 14 (4.73%) Manufacturing
7 12 (4.05%) Telecoms
7 12 (4.05%) Billing
8 9 (3.04%) Marketing
8 9 (3.04%) Back Office
9 5 (1.69%) Games
9 5 (1.69%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.01%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.68%) Advertising
11 2 (0.68%) International Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Electronics
12 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 201 (67.91%) Developer
2 163 (55.07%) Java Developer
3 28 (9.46%) Architect
4 26 (8.78%) Senior Developer
5 17 (5.74%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (4.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 12 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (4.05%) Programmer
7 12 (4.05%) Consultant
7 12 (4.05%) Oracle Developer
8 9 (3.04%) Java Programmer
8 9 (3.04%) Software Engineer
8 9 (3.04%) Applications Developer
8 9 (3.04%) Administrator
9 8 (2.70%) DBA
9 8 (2.70%) Analyst
9 8 (2.70%) J2EE Developer
9 8 (2.70%) Oracle DBA
9 8 (2.70%) Designer
10 7 (2.36%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (52.36%) Spring
2 133 (44.93%) J2EE
3 124 (41.89%) XML
4 112 (37.84%) JSP
5 106 (35.81%) JMS
6 95 (32.09%) Web Services
7 91 (30.74%) HTML
8 83 (28.04%) Hibernate
9 61 (20.61%) Ajax
10 60 (20.27%) Servlets
11 55 (18.58%) CSS
12 52 (17.57%) XSLT
13 50 (16.89%) Struts
14 42 (14.19%) Spring MVC
15 39 (13.18%) SOAP
16 38 (12.84%) REST
17 35 (11.82%) JSON
18 31 (10.47%) GWT
19 28 (9.46%) Middleware
20 26 (8.78%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.05%) Clustering
2 11 (3.72%) Web 2.0
2 11 (3.72%) Derivative
3 10 (3.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (3.38%) iPad
4 8 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.70%) Market Risk
4 8 (2.70%) Open Source
5 7 (2.36%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.03%) Credit Risk
7 5 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (1.69%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.35%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.35%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.35%) VLE
9 3 (1.01%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.01%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.01%) iPhone
10 2 (0.68%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 77 (26.01%) UNIX
2 61 (20.61%) Linux
3 19 (6.42%) Windows
4 17 (5.74%) Solaris
5 12 (4.05%) HPUX
6 6 (2.03%) AIX
7 5 (1.69%) OpenVMS
8 4 (1.35%) Windows Phone
8 4 (1.35%) VMS
8 4 (1.35%) Android
8 4 (1.35%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.01%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.68%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.68%) CentOS
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (25.34%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (20.95%) Unit Testing
3 61 (20.61%) MVC
4 60 (20.27%) TDD
5 52 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
6 51 (17.23%) Scrum
7 46 (15.54%) UML
8 44 (14.86%) OO
9 42 (14.19%) Content Management
10 36 (12.16%) SOA
11 34 (11.49%) Multithreading
12 32 (10.81%) E-Commerce
13 22 (7.43%) Performance Tuning
13 22 (7.43%) Web Application Development
14 21 (7.09%) Software Engineering
15 18 (6.08%) Waterfall
15 18 (6.08%) Low Latency
16 17 (5.74%) Pair Programming
16 17 (5.74%) BDD
16 17 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 259 (87.50%) Java
2 158 (53.38%) SQL
3 101 (34.12%) JavaScript
4 48 (16.22%) PL/SQL
5 42 (14.19%) Bash Shell
6 38 (12.84%) Perl
7 35 (11.82%) Shell Script
8 32 (10.81%) Python
9 20 (6.76%) XPath
10 19 (6.42%) Jython
11 18 (6.08%) Groovy
12 12 (4.05%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 10 (3.38%) C++
13 10 (3.38%) Korn
14 7 (2.36%) PHP
15 6 (2.03%) C#
16 5 (1.69%) PHP5
16 5 (1.69%) XQuery
16 5 (1.69%) C
16 5 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.73%) Degree
3 9 (3.04%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.01%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.01%) ISEB
5 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.34%) Brainbench
6 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.42%) QA
2 10 (3.38%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.68%) SLA
3 2 (0.68%) JTAG
System Software
1 12 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (2.36%) HDFS
3 2 (0.68%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.34%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (4.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 11 (3.72%) Oracle Identity Management
3 6 (2.03%) CA Wily
4 3 (1.01%) nmon
5 2 (0.68%) Oozie
5 2 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.68%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.34%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.34%) Control-M
6 1 (0.34%) logstash
Vendors
1 161 (54.39%) Oracle
2 40 (13.51%) IBM
3 26 (8.78%) JBoss
4 18 (6.08%) ATG
5 14 (4.73%) Akamai
6 11 (3.72%) Elastic Path
6 11 (3.72%) Blue Martini
6 11 (3.72%) Interwoven
6 11 (3.72%) Sybase
6 11 (3.72%) Microsoft
7 10 (3.38%) Remedy
8 9 (3.04%) FatWire
9 8 (2.70%) Siebel
10 7 (2.36%) Endeca
11 5 (1.69%) Zend
11 5 (1.69%) DoubleClick
11 5 (1.69%) Google
11 5 (1.69%) Vertica
12 4 (1.35%) Talend
12 4 (1.35%) Red Hat
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £375 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Anantha
Rate: £0 - £275 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £585 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £401 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Anantha
Rate: 400
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £675 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
West London
Sega Europe
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 25 days ago