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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 433 386 377
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -9
Contract jobs citing JDBC 193 197 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.24% 1.31% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 118 118
Average daily rate
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£420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £258 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £554 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.33%
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
15569 15040 15478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.82% 28.93% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10167 9779 9277
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 250 385
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 2 October 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 2 October 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
(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 -42 170 £425 +6.25% 55
London -3 96 £458 -2.40% 17
City of London +10 32 £550 - 4
East of England -8 18 £391 - 5
South West -20 18 £375 -5.06% 8
North West -3 14 £418 +19.28% 5
Cheshire +9 11 £418 +28.46% 3
Scotland 0 11 £375 +7.14% 2
Glasgow -9 8 - - 1
South East -36 8 £413 +10.00% 17
Gloucestershire - 8 £393 - 1
Hertfordshire - 8 £391 - 3
West Midlands -15 5 - -
Warwickshire - 5 - -
Cirencester - 5 £475 -
Yorkshire -9 3 £375 +15.38% 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £375 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £375 - 1
Greenford - 3 - -
Knutsford - 3 £435 - 1
East Midlands +4 2 £450 - 2
Swindon -7 2 - -
Wiltshire -8 2 - -
Bristol -21 2 £400 - 7
Nottinghamshire +7 1 - - 2
Berkshire +2 1 £340 -15.00% 5
Surrey -16 1 £350 +89.18% 5
M4 Corridor - 1 £300 -
Nottingham - 1 - - 1
Oxford - - - -

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 292 (87.43%) Java
2 194 (58.08%) Oracle
3 176 (52.69%) SQL
4 169 (50.60%) Spring
5 154 (46.11%) J2EE
6 143 (42.81%) JSP
7 134 (40.12%) XML
8 130 (38.92%) Web Services
9 129 (38.62%) JavaScript
10 121 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
11 116 (34.73%) Relational Database
12 108 (32.34%) JMS
13 102 (30.54%) UNIX
13 102 (30.54%) MVC
14 100 (29.94%) HTML
15 97 (29.04%) Oracle Database
16 90 (26.95%) Finance
17 88 (26.35%) Unit Testing
18 85 (25.45%) Linux
19 83 (24.85%) CSS
19 83 (24.85%) Ajax
19 83 (24.85%) WebSphere
20 78 (23.35%) Hibernate
21 77 (23.05%) Maven
22 73 (21.86%) Banking
22 73 (21.86%) JUnit
23 72 (21.56%) Servlets
24 69 (20.66%) Struts
25 68 (20.36%) Continuous Integration
26 66 (19.76%) RDBMS

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 83 (24.85%) WebSphere
2 56 (16.77%) Tomcat
3 50 (14.97%) WebLogic
4 49 (14.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 44 (13.17%) Apache
6 34 (10.18%) Oracle Service Bus
7 30 (8.98%) CMS
8 21 (6.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 20 (5.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 20 (5.99%) WebLogic Portal
10 14 (4.19%) Oracle Workflow
11 11 (3.29%) MQSeries
12 9 (2.69%) Oracle Coherence
13 7 (2.10%) Jetty
13 7 (2.10%) IBM HTTP Server
14 6 (1.80%) IIS
15 5 (1.50%) CICS
16 4 (1.20%) AquaLogic
17 3 (0.90%) Drupal
17 3 (0.90%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (2.40%) MS Office
2 2 (0.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (6.59%) Oracle BPM
2 20 (5.99%) Documaker
3 13 (3.89%) Oracle FAH
4 11 (3.29%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (1.50%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (1.20%) Tridion
7 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.30%) Brady Trinity
7 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.30%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.30%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (16.17%) HTTP
2 33 (9.88%) HTTPS
3 30 (8.98%) SSL
4 19 (5.69%) Internet
5 11 (3.29%) FTP
6 7 (2.10%) LDAP
7 6 (1.80%) DNS
7 6 (1.80%) SSH
8 5 (1.50%) SAN
8 5 (1.50%) PuTTY
9 3 (0.90%) AMQP
10 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.30%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.30%) SMS
11 1 (0.30%) SMTP
11 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (34.73%) Relational Database
2 97 (29.04%) Oracle Database
3 66 (19.76%) RDBMS
4 50 (14.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 42 (12.57%) MySQL
6 23 (6.89%) DB2
7 22 (6.59%) Oracle ODI
7 22 (6.59%) Oracle BI EE
8 20 (5.99%) NoSQL
8 20 (5.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 15 (4.49%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (3.59%) SQL Server
11 11 (3.29%) JasperReports
11 11 (3.29%) MongoDB
12 8 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (1.80%) Big Data
14 6 (1.80%) Hadoop
15 5 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (1.50%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 77 (23.05%) Maven
2 73 (21.86%) JUnit
3 51 (15.27%) Ant
4 49 (14.67%) CruiseControl
5 45 (13.47%) Subversion
6 43 (12.87%) Eclipse
7 41 (12.28%) JIRA
8 39 (11.68%) Mockito
9 31 (9.28%) Selenium
10 26 (7.78%) TeamCity
10 26 (7.78%) Git (software)
11 19 (5.69%) Hudson
12 16 (4.79%) Jenkins
13 15 (4.49%) IntelliJ
14 13 (3.89%) PHPUnit
15 11 (3.29%) Cucumber
16 9 (2.69%) Introscope
17 7 (2.10%) jMock
17 7 (2.10%) Mercurial
17 7 (2.10%) Bugzilla
General
1 90 (26.95%) Finance
2 73 (21.86%) Banking
3 43 (12.87%) Investment Banking
4 26 (7.78%) Retail
5 22 (6.59%) Billing
6 17 (5.09%) Front Office
7 15 (4.49%) Marketing
8 12 (3.59%) Telecoms
9 11 (3.29%) Manufacturing
9 11 (3.29%) Financial Institution
10 8 (2.40%) Back Office
11 7 (2.10%) Advertising
12 6 (1.80%) Games
13 3 (0.90%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.60%) International Banking
15 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.30%) French Language
15 1 (0.30%) Electronics
15 1 (0.30%) Law
15 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 209 (62.57%) Developer
2 161 (48.20%) Java Developer
3 28 (8.38%) Architect
4 26 (7.78%) Senior Developer
5 21 (6.29%) Consultant
6 19 (5.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (5.39%) Software Engineer
8 17 (5.09%) Analyst
9 16 (4.79%) Programmer
10 14 (4.19%) Applications Developer
11 13 (3.89%) Oracle Consultant
12 12 (3.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 11 (3.29%) WebSphere Developer
13 11 (3.29%) Java Programmer
14 10 (2.99%) Senior Consultant
14 10 (2.99%) Oracle Developer
15 9 (2.69%) Solutions Architect
16 8 (2.40%) Web Developer
16 8 (2.40%) Administrator
17 7 (2.10%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (50.60%) Spring
2 154 (46.11%) J2EE
3 143 (42.81%) JSP
4 134 (40.12%) XML
5 130 (38.92%) Web Services
6 108 (32.34%) JMS
7 100 (29.94%) HTML
8 83 (24.85%) CSS
8 83 (24.85%) Ajax
9 78 (23.35%) Hibernate
10 72 (21.56%) Servlets
11 69 (20.66%) Struts
12 62 (18.56%) REST
13 57 (17.07%) XSLT
14 56 (16.77%) SOAP
15 54 (16.17%) Spring MVC
16 47 (14.07%) Middleware
17 34 (10.18%) JSON
17 34 (10.18%) WebCenter
18 31 (9.28%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.99%) Clustering
3 17 (5.09%) Market Risk
3 17 (5.09%) User Experience
4 16 (4.79%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.49%) Derivative
6 11 (3.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (2.69%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.69%) Data Integration
7 9 (2.69%) Hedge funds
8 8 (2.40%) iPad
8 8 (2.40%) Open Source
8 8 (2.40%) Biology
9 7 (2.10%) Credit Risk
9 7 (2.10%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.80%) Life Science
11 5 (1.50%) IBM Mainframe
11 5 (1.50%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.20%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.20%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 102 (30.54%) UNIX
2 85 (25.45%) Linux
3 24 (7.19%) Windows
4 16 (4.79%) Solaris
5 12 (3.59%) VMS
6 10 (2.99%) AIX
6 10 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.50%) OpenVMS
8 4 (1.20%) Windows Phone
8 4 (1.20%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.20%) HPUX
8 4 (1.20%) Windows 2000
8 4 (1.20%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.20%) Android
9 2 (0.60%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (30.54%) MVC
3 88 (26.35%) Unit Testing
4 68 (20.36%) Continuous Integration
5 55 (16.47%) OO
6 52 (15.57%) TDD
7 51 (15.27%) Scrum
8 49 (14.67%) SOA
9 47 (14.07%) Content Management
10 42 (12.57%) E-Commerce
11 38 (11.38%) Multithreading
12 36 (10.78%) Software Engineering
13 32 (9.58%) UML
14 31 (9.28%) Web Application Development
15 28 (8.38%) Configuration Management
16 26 (7.78%) BDD
17 24 (7.19%) Waterfall
18 23 (6.89%) Low Latency
19 21 (6.29%) Revenue Management
19 21 (6.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 292 (87.43%) Java
2 176 (52.69%) SQL
3 129 (38.62%) JavaScript
4 61 (18.26%) Bash Shell
5 58 (17.37%) PL/SQL
6 55 (16.47%) Shell Script
7 50 (14.97%) Perl
8 45 (13.47%) Python
9 30 (8.98%) Jython
10 29 (8.68%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 16 (4.79%) PHP
12 15 (4.49%) Korn
13 13 (3.89%) XPath
14 10 (2.99%) C++
15 8 (2.40%) PHP5
16 7 (2.10%) C
17 6 (1.80%) XQuery
17 6 (1.80%) Groovy
18 4 (1.20%) C#
18 4 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (6.89%) Degree
2 13 (3.89%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.69%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.90%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.90%) ISEB
5 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.99%) QA
1 20 (5.99%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.80%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (5.69%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (2.10%) Shibboleth
3 6 (1.80%) NFS
3 6 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 6 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.20%) HDFS
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.60%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (6.59%) Oracle Identity Management
2 20 (5.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (1.80%) CA Wily
4 5 (1.50%) Puppet
5 4 (1.20%) OpenView
6 3 (0.90%) nmon
7 2 (0.60%) Oozie
7 2 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.60%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.30%) Control-M
8 1 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.30%) logstash
Vendors
1 194 (58.08%) Oracle
2 51 (15.27%) IBM
3 29 (8.68%) JBoss
4 22 (6.59%) Remedy
5 18 (5.39%) Siebel
6 17 (5.09%) Microsoft
7 13 (3.89%) FatWire
8 12 (3.59%) ATG
9 11 (3.29%) Sybase
10 8 (2.40%) Endeca
10 8 (2.40%) Zend
11 6 (1.80%) VMware
12 5 (1.50%) SAP
12 5 (1.50%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.50%) Informatica
13 4 (1.20%) webMethods
13 4 (1.20%) Interwoven
13 4 (1.20%) HP
13 4 (1.20%) Elastic Path
13 4 (1.20%) hybris
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