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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 451 426 410
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -16
Contract jobs citing JDBC 185 188 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.34% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 1.21% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 82 98
Average daily rate
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£415 £435 £404
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.59% +7.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £341 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
-17.19% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -

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
16449 15532 15196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.15% 27.80% 29.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11194 9877 9773
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 213 261
Average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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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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 -21 151 £445 +2.29% 39
London -22 78 £525 +10.52% 21
South East 0 31 £401 +0.31% 2
Wales 0 24 £250 - 1
South Wales - 24 £250 - 1
Cardiff - 24 £250 -
City of London -16 19 £525 -4.54% 5
Oxfordshire -4 13 £400 -
North West -28 13 £423 -3.75% 7
East of England +6 12 £248 -36.02% 1
Cheshire -8 12 £423 -3.75% 1
Berkshire +6 9 £575 +69.11% 1
Oxford -10 8 £425 +6.25%
South West -13 7 £400 +0.94% 1
Scotland -16 6 £358 +15.32% 2
Essex +2 5 £293 -
Croydon - 5 - -
Warrington - 5 £400 -
Wiltshire +6 4 - -
Glasgow +3 4 £308 - 1
Swindon -1 4 - -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £263 -
Hampshire - 4 £600 -
Basildon - 4 £293 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £263 -
North East - 4 £263 -
Hertfordshire +2 3 - -
Knutsford -6 3 £423 -3.75%
Milton Keynes - 3 £388 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £388 -

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 267 (85.03%) Java
2 172 (54.78%) SQL
3 166 (52.87%) Oracle
4 162 (51.59%) Spring
5 159 (50.64%) XML
6 157 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 142 (45.22%) Web Services
8 121 (38.54%) HTML
9 118 (37.58%) J2EE
10 113 (35.99%) JSP
11 110 (35.03%) Agile Software Development
12 104 (33.12%) SOAP
13 88 (28.03%) Struts
13 88 (28.03%) JMS
13 88 (28.03%) Relational Database
14 79 (25.16%) Servlets
15 77 (24.52%) JUnit
16 75 (23.89%) CSS
16 75 (23.89%) Hibernate
17 74 (23.57%) Linux
18 73 (23.25%) HTTP
19 71 (22.61%) OO
20 66 (21.02%) TDD
21 64 (20.38%) REST
21 64 (20.38%) Oracle Database
22 61 (19.43%) Maven
22 61 (19.43%) JSON
23 58 (18.47%) Ajax
23 58 (18.47%) Tomcat
24 57 (18.15%) MySQL

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 58 (18.47%) Tomcat
2 51 (16.24%) JBoss
3 47 (14.97%) WebSphere
4 42 (13.38%) WebLogic
5 31 (9.87%) Apache
6 22 (7.01%) Confluence
7 20 (6.37%) WebSphere Application Server
8 18 (5.73%) CMS
9 17 (5.41%) Jetty
10 12 (3.82%) Mule
10 12 (3.82%) Oracle Coherence
11 11 (3.50%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (3.50%) WildFly
11 11 (3.50%) Mule ESB
12 10 (3.18%) MQSeries
13 9 (2.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 9 (2.87%) GlassFish
13 9 (2.87%) iPlanet
13 9 (2.87%) Tornado
13 9 (2.87%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (2.23%) MS Office
2 1 (0.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (5.73%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (2.87%) Oracle 11i
3 8 (2.55%) Tridion
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.32%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.82%) Taleo
3 11 (3.50%) OpenShift
4 5 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.64%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 73 (23.25%) HTTP
2 23 (7.32%) LDAP
3 18 (5.73%) Internet
4 13 (4.14%) TCP/IP
5 11 (3.50%) SSL
6 9 (2.87%) OpenLDAP
6 9 (2.87%) FTP
7 8 (2.55%) SMTP
8 7 (2.23%) HTTPS
9 6 (1.91%) Intranet
10 3 (0.96%) Firewall
10 3 (0.96%) DNS
11 2 (0.64%) SSH
12 1 (0.32%) Telnet
12 1 (0.32%) X.509
12 1 (0.32%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.32%) SNMP
12 1 (0.32%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (28.03%) Relational Database
2 64 (20.38%) Oracle Database
3 57 (18.15%) MySQL
4 29 (9.24%) RDBMS
5 26 (8.28%) DB2
6 22 (7.01%) SQL Server
7 17 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (5.10%) MongoDB
9 15 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (2.87%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 9 (2.87%) Oracle9i Database
11 9 (2.87%) InterSystems Cache
11 9 (2.87%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (2.87%) Infinispan
11 9 (2.87%) Redis
11 9 (2.87%) Riak
12 6 (1.91%) Triplestore
13 5 (1.59%) Oracle ODI
14 4 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 77 (24.52%) JUnit
2 61 (19.43%) Maven
3 50 (15.92%) Git (software)
4 45 (14.33%) Subversion
5 41 (13.06%) Ant
6 36 (11.46%) Jenkins
7 33 (10.51%) JIRA
8 29 (9.24%) Eclipse
9 23 (7.32%) Selenium
9 23 (7.32%) Mockito
10 17 (5.41%) Gradle
10 17 (5.41%) Cucumber
11 16 (5.10%) jMock
12 13 (4.14%) CruiseControl
13 12 (3.82%) FitNesse
14 10 (3.18%) SonarQube
15 9 (2.87%) Artifactory
15 9 (2.87%) Gerrit
15 9 (2.87%) Mocha
15 9 (2.87%) JMeter
General
1 48 (15.29%) Finance
2 34 (10.83%) Banking
3 11 (3.50%) Retail
3 11 (3.50%) Investment Banking
4 8 (2.55%) Front Office
5 7 (2.23%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.59%) Legal
7 4 (1.27%) Publishing
7 4 (1.27%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Billing
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
8 1 (0.32%) French Language
8 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 224 (71.34%) Developer
2 169 (53.82%) Java Developer
3 28 (8.92%) Senior Developer
4 26 (8.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (6.37%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 19 (6.05%) Architect
7 13 (4.14%) Consultant
7 13 (4.14%) ServiceNow Developer
8 10 (3.18%) Java Swing Developer
8 10 (3.18%) Analyst
9 8 (2.55%) Software Developer
9 8 (2.55%) Lead Developer
9 8 (2.55%) Java Architect
10 7 (2.23%) J2EE Developer
10 7 (2.23%) Designer
11 6 (1.91%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (1.91%) Programmer
11 6 (1.91%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (1.91%) Lead Java Developer
12 5 (1.59%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (51.59%) Spring
2 159 (50.64%) XML
3 142 (45.22%) Web Services
4 121 (38.54%) HTML
5 118 (37.58%) J2EE
6 113 (35.99%) JSP
7 104 (33.12%) SOAP
8 88 (28.03%) Struts
8 88 (28.03%) JMS
9 79 (25.16%) Servlets
10 75 (23.89%) CSS
10 75 (23.89%) Hibernate
11 64 (20.38%) REST
12 61 (19.43%) JSON
13 58 (18.47%) Ajax
14 44 (14.01%) AngularJS
15 40 (12.74%) JPA
16 38 (12.10%) jQuery
17 32 (10.19%) EJB
18 30 (9.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.41%) Clustering
3 12 (3.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (3.18%) N-Tier
5 9 (2.87%) W3C
5 9 (2.87%) Market Risk
6 8 (2.55%) Web 2.0
7 6 (1.91%) Credit Risk
7 6 (1.91%) Semantic Web
7 6 (1.91%) Linked Data
8 5 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (1.59%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.27%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.96%) APACS
10 3 (0.96%) Wiki
10 3 (0.96%) Derivative
11 2 (0.64%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 74 (23.57%) Linux
2 50 (15.92%) UNIX
3 27 (8.60%) Solaris
4 23 (7.32%) Windows
5 12 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.87%) CentOS
6 9 (2.87%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.55%) HPUX
8 5 (1.59%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.27%) AIX
10 3 (0.96%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (35.03%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (22.61%) OO
3 66 (21.02%) TDD
4 56 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (15.29%) Unit Testing
6 41 (13.06%) Multithreading
7 40 (12.74%) UML
7 40 (12.74%) SOA
8 37 (11.78%) MVC
9 36 (11.46%) SDLC
10 34 (10.83%) Web Development
11 32 (10.19%) Scrum
12 29 (9.24%) E-Commerce
13 25 (7.96%) BDD
14 23 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (6.69%) ITIL
16 20 (6.37%) Open Source
17 19 (6.05%) Service Management
18 18 (5.73%) Software Engineering
19 17 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 267 (85.03%) Java
2 172 (54.78%) SQL
3 157 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 41 (13.06%) PL/SQL
5 31 (9.87%) Shell Script
6 26 (8.28%) Perl
6 26 (8.28%) Bash Shell
7 23 (7.32%) XPath
8 11 (3.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 10 (3.18%) Python
10 9 (2.87%) C
11 8 (2.55%) Scala
12 7 (2.23%) BeanShell
13 6 (1.91%) Groovy
13 6 (1.91%) SPARQL
14 5 (1.59%) XQuery
14 5 (1.59%) Jython
14 5 (1.59%) C++
15 4 (1.27%) Korn
16 2 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (8.28%) Security Cleared
2 20 (6.37%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.78%) Degree
4 4 (1.27%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.64%) ISEB
5 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.10%) QA
2 15 (4.78%) SLA
3 3 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (2.87%) Active Directory
1 9 (2.87%) Squid
1 9 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (2.87%) vCloud
1 9 (2.87%) Varnish
2 4 (1.27%) Shibboleth
3 3 (0.96%) NFS
4 2 (0.64%) Docker
5 1 (0.32%) HDFS
5 1 (0.32%) GPFS
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (3.50%) logstash
2 10 (3.18%) Kibana
2 10 (3.18%) ZABBIX
2 10 (3.18%) Ansible
3 9 (2.87%) HAProxy
3 9 (2.87%) Puppet
3 9 (2.87%) Salt
3 9 (2.87%) Rundeck
4 6 (1.91%) CA LISA
5 5 (1.59%) OpenView
6 2 (0.64%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.64%) nmon
6 2 (0.64%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.32%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.32%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.32%) Netcool
Vendors
1 166 (52.87%) Oracle
2 34 (10.83%) IBM
3 25 (7.96%) Red Hat
4 22 (7.01%) ServiceNow
5 15 (4.78%) HP
6 14 (4.46%) CA
7 12 (3.82%) SAP
8 11 (3.50%) Progress
8 11 (3.50%) Sybase
9 10 (3.18%) Informatica
9 10 (3.18%) Splunk
10 9 (2.87%) Twitter
10 9 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (2.87%) ATG
10 9 (2.87%) VMware
10 9 (2.87%) Pega
11 8 (2.55%) Elastic Path
11 8 (2.55%) hybris
11 8 (2.55%) Blue Martini
11 8 (2.55%) Interwoven
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge
EMBL
Posted: 4 days ago