The table below looks at the statistics for JDBC skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDBC over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 504 485 462
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -23
Contract jobs citing JDBC 148 161 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 1.03% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 97 73
Median daily rate £450 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £218 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £577
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £275 £370
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -25.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £42.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £42.00 -
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -

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
15650 15671 14873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.98% 27.51% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10948 10537 9618
Median daily rate £415 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 220 211
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.55 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.66 £16.51 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £52.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

JDBC
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing JDBC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +1 135 £475 +11.76% 29
London -3 49 £500 -4.76% 17
North West +35 40 £475 +8.57% 2
Cheshire +21 22 £475 - 1
Chester - 20 £475 -
South East +4 18 £501 +25.12% 2
Manchester +10 16 £406 - 1
East of England +19 10 £475 +87.19% 4
City of London +43 9 £500 -4.76% 1
Scotland -3 9 £350 +1.81%
Stockport - 8 £431 - 1
Milton Keynes +18 7 £400 +23.07% 1
Buckinghamshire +17 7 £400 +23.07% 1
Suffolk +8 7 £475 -
Edinburgh +4 7 £350 -15.15%
Kent - 7 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 7 - -
South West -10 6 £328 +9.16% 2
East Midlands +5 5 £363 -
West Midlands -28 5 £375 -24.05% 1
Coventry - 5 £375 -
Bury St Edmunds - 5 £475 -
Hertfordshire +14 3 £450 - 2
Nottingham -1 3 - -
Nottinghamshire -3 3 - -
Belfast - 3 £413 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £370 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £413 -
County Antrim - 3 £413 -
Hampshire +3 2 - -

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JDBC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for JDBC.

1 295 (90.49%) Java
2 211 (64.72%) XML
3 185 (56.75%) Spring
4 173 (53.07%) Oracle
5 172 (52.76%) SOAP
6 161 (49.39%) Web Services
7 157 (48.16%) JavaScript
8 151 (46.32%) J2EE
9 147 (45.09%) Agile Software Development
10 137 (42.02%) JSON
11 128 (39.26%) SQL
12 126 (38.65%) REST
13 109 (33.44%) HTML
13 109 (33.44%) Tomcat
14 107 (32.82%) CSS
15 102 (31.29%) Finance
16 96 (29.45%) Linux
17 91 (27.91%) HTTP
17 91 (27.91%) Maven
18 90 (27.61%) IBM
19 88 (26.99%) JSP
19 88 (26.99%) JUnit
20 87 (26.69%) Banking
21 85 (26.07%) Continuous Integration
22 82 (25.15%) JBoss
23 81 (24.85%) MySQL
24 72 (22.09%) JMS
25 71 (21.78%) Subversion
26 67 (20.55%) Hibernate
26 67 (20.55%) Servlets

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 109 (33.44%) Tomcat
2 82 (25.15%) JBoss
3 49 (15.03%) WebSphere
4 47 (14.42%) Apache
5 29 (8.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 28 (8.59%) Jetty
6 28 (8.59%) nginx
7 26 (7.98%) WebLogic
8 12 (3.68%) IBM HTTP Server
9 9 (2.76%) Mule
10 8 (2.45%) Cloud Foundry
10 8 (2.45%) Mule ESB
11 6 (1.84%) Confluence
12 5 (1.53%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.23%) Apache ServiceMix
13 4 (1.23%) Apache Spark
13 4 (1.23%) CMS
13 4 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
13 4 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 3 (0.92%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (0.92%) MS Excel
1 3 (0.92%) MS Office
1 3 (0.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.15%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (2.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.84%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.61%) Global One
6 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.31%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.15%) Bluemix
3 6 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.53%) SaaS
5 3 (0.92%) Boomi
6 2 (0.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 91 (27.91%) HTTP
2 30 (9.20%) SSL
3 17 (5.21%) Internet
4 12 (3.68%) LDAP
5 11 (3.37%) TCP/IP
6 9 (2.76%) Firewall
7 8 (2.45%) DNS
7 8 (2.45%) HTTPS
8 7 (2.15%) AMQP
8 7 (2.15%) SSH
9 5 (1.53%) SMTP
10 2 (0.61%) Intranet
10 2 (0.61%) Skype
11 1 (0.31%) FTP
11 1 (0.31%) SNMP
11 1 (0.31%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (24.85%) MySQL
2 47 (14.42%) Oracle Database
3 43 (13.19%) PostgreSQL
4 39 (11.96%) NoSQL
5 38 (11.66%) Relational Database
6 33 (10.12%) Apache Hive
7 30 (9.20%) SQL Server
8 28 (8.59%) Impala
8 28 (8.59%) Neo4j
9 26 (7.98%) Hadoop
9 26 (7.98%) RDBMS
10 11 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (2.76%) MongoDB
12 7 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (2.15%) DB2
12 7 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.53%) Data Lake
13 5 (1.53%) HBase
14 4 (1.23%) HCatalog
14 4 (1.23%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 91 (27.91%) Maven
2 88 (26.99%) JUnit
3 71 (21.78%) Subversion
4 66 (20.25%) Jenkins
5 59 (18.10%) Git (software)
6 54 (16.56%) JIRA
7 53 (16.26%) Ant
8 44 (13.50%) Eclipse
9 31 (9.51%) Mockito
9 31 (9.51%) TeamCity
10 24 (7.36%) Selenium
11 16 (4.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (4.60%) JBehave
13 14 (4.29%) Cucumber
14 13 (3.99%) Gradle
15 11 (3.37%) Cobertura
15 11 (3.37%) IntelliJ
16 9 (2.76%) jMock
17 8 (2.45%) NetBeans
17 8 (2.45%) TestNG
General
1 102 (31.29%) Finance
2 87 (26.69%) Banking
3 16 (4.91%) Retail
4 11 (3.37%) Retail Banking
5 8 (2.45%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.84%) Marketing
7 5 (1.53%) Back Office
7 5 (1.53%) International Banking
7 5 (1.53%) Legal
8 3 (0.92%) Front Office
8 3 (0.92%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.61%) Law
9 2 (0.61%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Advertising
10 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.31%) French Language
10 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 236 (72.39%) Developer
2 206 (63.19%) Java Developer
3 66 (20.25%) Senior Developer
4 58 (17.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 25 (7.67%) Architect
6 22 (6.75%) J2EE Developer
7 20 (6.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 16 (4.91%) Full Stack Developer
9 15 (4.60%) Consultant
10 14 (4.29%) Administrator
11 13 (3.99%) Applications Developer
11 13 (3.99%) Web Developer
12 12 (3.68%) JavaScript Developer
13 11 (3.37%) Java Applications Developer
13 11 (3.37%) Java Engineer
13 11 (3.37%) Java Web Developer
13 11 (3.37%) Technical Architect
14 10 (3.07%) Senior Applications Developer
14 10 (3.07%) Senior Java Applications Developer
14 10 (3.07%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (64.72%) XML
2 185 (56.75%) Spring
3 172 (52.76%) SOAP
4 161 (49.39%) Web Services
5 151 (46.32%) J2EE
6 137 (42.02%) JSON
7 126 (38.65%) REST
8 109 (33.44%) HTML
9 107 (32.82%) CSS
10 88 (26.99%) JSP
11 72 (22.09%) JMS
12 67 (20.55%) Hibernate
12 67 (20.55%) Servlets
13 65 (19.94%) HTML5
14 64 (19.63%) AngularJS
15 61 (18.71%) Struts
16 57 (17.48%) XSLT
17 56 (17.18%) CSS3
18 54 (16.56%) jQuery
19 51 (15.64%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.21%) Clustering
1 17 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (3.99%) User Experience
3 12 (3.68%) Online Banking
4 8 (2.45%) Algorithms
4 8 (2.45%) Data Structures
4 8 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (2.45%) Visualisation
5 7 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.15%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (1.53%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.23%) Equities
8 3 (0.92%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.61%) CMDB
9 2 (0.61%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.61%) Life Science
9 2 (0.61%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.61%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.61%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 96 (29.45%) Linux
2 46 (14.11%) Unix
3 15 (4.60%) Windows
4 5 (1.53%) Solaris
5 3 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.61%) AIX
6 2 (0.61%) Android
6 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.61%) CentOS
6 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (45.09%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (26.07%) Continuous Integration
3 56 (17.18%) SOA
4 52 (15.95%) High Availability
5 49 (15.03%) MVC
5 49 (15.03%) OO
6 47 (14.42%) BDD
6 47 (14.42%) TDD
7 45 (13.80%) AOP
7 45 (13.80%) Software Engineering
8 42 (12.88%) SDLC
9 41 (12.58%) Scrum
10 38 (11.66%) Open Source
11 33 (10.12%) OOP
12 32 (9.82%) Test Automation
13 31 (9.51%) Kanban
14 29 (8.90%) Microservices
15 28 (8.59%) Integration Testing
15 28 (8.59%) Waterfall
16 26 (7.98%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 295 (90.49%) Java
2 157 (48.16%) JavaScript
3 128 (39.26%) SQL
4 42 (12.88%) PL/SQL
5 30 (9.20%) C++
6 24 (7.36%) C
7 23 (7.06%) Python
8 22 (6.75%) Bash Shell
9 17 (5.21%) Shell Script
10 16 (4.91%) Korn
11 14 (4.29%) Perl
12 11 (3.37%) Jython
13 10 (3.07%) AspectJ
14 6 (1.84%) PHP
15 5 (1.53%) Groovy
15 5 (1.53%) Ruby
15 5 (1.53%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.23%) R
16 4 (1.23%) XPath
17 3 (0.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (8.59%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.60%) Degree
3 10 (3.07%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (2.76%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.23%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.61%) MCAD
6 2 (0.61%) MCSD
6 2 (0.61%) MCTS
6 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.61%) PhD
7 1 (0.31%) CISSP
7 1 (0.31%) CITP
7 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.06%) QA
2 4 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.31%) FATCA
3 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (2.76%) Docker
2 8 (2.45%) Apache Flume
3 5 (1.53%) HDFS
3 5 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.61%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (3.99%) CA Wily
1 13 (3.99%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (3.37%) BladeLogic
3 6 (1.84%) Puppet
4 5 (1.53%) Ansible
4 5 (1.53%) yum
5 4 (1.23%) Control-M
6 3 (0.92%) CA Service Virtualization
6 3 (0.92%) CloudHub
6 3 (0.92%) logstash
6 3 (0.92%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (0.92%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.61%) rkt
7 2 (0.61%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.31%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.31%) Nagios
8 1 (0.31%) Oozie
8 1 (0.31%) Salt
8 1 (0.31%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 173 (53.07%) Oracle
2 90 (27.61%) IBM
3 19 (5.83%) SAP
4 18 (5.52%) Microsoft
4 18 (5.52%) TIBCO
5 11 (3.37%) Sybase
6 10 (3.07%) MuleSoft
7 9 (2.76%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.15%) Atlassian
8 7 (2.15%) webMethods
9 6 (1.84%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.53%) Google
10 5 (1.53%) Perforce
10 5 (1.53%) VMware
11 4 (1.23%) CA
11 4 (1.23%) Caplin
11 4 (1.23%) ForgeRock
11 4 (1.23%) HP
11 4 (1.23%) Splunk
12 3 (0.92%) Solace
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