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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 447 388 382
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -6
Contract jobs citing JDBC 146 188 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 1.32% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 71 118
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£450 £408 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -
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
15077 14208 14854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.58% 27.84% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9714 9035 9071
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 296 366
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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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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 -64 124 £463 +5.11% 57
London -28 75 £500 - 28
City of London +24 35 £550 -5.98% 10
West Yorkshire +21 15 £313 - 3
Yorkshire +20 15 £313 -11.97% 3
South East -16 15 £400 +5.96% 8
Scotland -21 15 £373 +2.75% 2
Glasgow +4 11 £370 +23.33% 1
Berkshire +3 8 £350 -11.11%
Cheshire +8 7 £439 +17.06% 3
North West -1 7 £439 +17.06% 10
West Midlands - 6 - -
Warwickshire - 6 - -
Bradford - 6 £320 -
Leeds - 5 - - 2
Edinburgh -14 4 £375 - 1
South West -36 4 £393 -5.42% 5
Milton Keynes -2 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -7 3 - -
Bracknell - 3 £450 -
Reading +8 2 £500 +25.00%
Bristol -24 2 £400 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £296 - 1
Leatherhead +1 1 £450 +20.00%
Surrey -7 1 £450 +50.00% 6
East of England -25 1 £375 +7.14% 3
Oxford - 1 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £400 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £375 - 2
Kent - - - - 2

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 260 (88.44%) Java
2 164 (55.78%) SQL
3 163 (55.44%) Oracle
4 158 (53.74%) Spring
5 126 (42.86%) J2EE
6 123 (41.84%) XML
7 111 (37.76%) JSP
8 104 (35.37%) JavaScript
9 101 (34.35%) HTML
10 98 (33.33%) JMS
11 96 (32.65%) Relational Database
12 85 (28.91%) Web Services
12 85 (28.91%) Hibernate
13 76 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
14 74 (25.17%) Oracle Database
15 71 (24.15%) Servlets
16 70 (23.81%) UNIX
17 69 (23.47%) Maven
18 65 (22.11%) WebSphere
18 65 (22.11%) CSS
18 65 (22.11%) RDBMS
19 64 (21.77%) JUnit
19 64 (21.77%) Finance
20 63 (21.43%) Ajax
21 61 (20.75%) Unit Testing
22 60 (20.41%) TDD
23 57 (19.39%) Linux
24 55 (18.71%) MVC
25 54 (18.37%) Ant
25 54 (18.37%) PL/SQL

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 65 (22.11%) WebSphere
2 46 (15.65%) WebLogic
3 44 (14.97%) WebSphere Application Server
4 40 (13.61%) Tomcat
5 27 (9.18%) Apache
6 21 (7.14%) CMS
6 21 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
7 13 (4.42%) Jetty
7 13 (4.42%) MQSeries
8 11 (3.74%) Oracle Workflow
8 11 (3.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (2.72%) WebLogic Portal
10 7 (2.38%) Oracle Coherence
11 6 (2.04%) Apache Pig
11 6 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (1.36%) CICS
12 4 (1.36%) SharePoint
13 3 (1.02%) Oracle Application Server
13 3 (1.02%) Confluence
14 2 (0.68%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (1.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.08%) Tridion
2 11 (3.74%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (2.72%) Documaker
4 5 (1.70%) Oracle Retail
4 5 (1.70%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.34%) Global One
6 1 (0.34%) Brady Trinity
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.34%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.54%) HTTP
2 25 (8.50%) Internet
3 18 (6.12%) SSL
4 12 (4.08%) HTTPS
5 4 (1.36%) FTP
5 4 (1.36%) LDAP
6 3 (1.02%) SMS
6 3 (1.02%) SMTP
7 2 (0.68%) GSM
7 2 (0.68%) AMQP
7 2 (0.68%) RTCP
7 2 (0.68%) RTP
7 2 (0.68%) RFID
8 1 (0.34%) SSH
8 1 (0.34%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.34%) Intranet
8 1 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (32.65%) Relational Database
2 74 (25.17%) Oracle Database
3 65 (22.11%) RDBMS
4 40 (13.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 32 (10.88%) MySQL
6 30 (10.20%) DB2
7 22 (7.48%) MongoDB
8 17 (5.78%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (4.42%) NoSQL
11 11 (3.74%) Oracle ODI
12 10 (3.40%) Oracle BI EE
13 9 (3.06%) Hadoop
13 9 (3.06%) Big Data
13 9 (3.06%) SQL Server
14 8 (2.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 7 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (2.04%) Apache Hive
16 6 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
16 6 (2.04%) Impala
Development Applications
1 69 (23.47%) Maven
2 64 (21.77%) JUnit
3 54 (18.37%) Ant
4 39 (13.27%) Eclipse
4 39 (13.27%) Mockito
5 37 (12.59%) Subversion
6 33 (11.22%) CruiseControl
7 22 (7.48%) Git (software)
7 22 (7.48%) Cucumber
8 21 (7.14%) Selenium
9 19 (6.46%) JIRA
10 17 (5.78%) TeamCity
11 16 (5.44%) Hamcrest
11 16 (5.44%) Log4j
12 15 (5.10%) Hudson
13 13 (4.42%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 12 (4.08%) Toad
15 10 (3.40%) jMock
16 9 (3.06%) Introscope
17 8 (2.72%) Jenkins
General
1 64 (21.77%) Finance
2 53 (18.03%) Banking
3 29 (9.86%) Investment Banking
4 24 (8.16%) Retail
5 15 (5.10%) Front Office
6 13 (4.42%) Manufacturing
7 10 (3.40%) Billing
7 10 (3.40%) Telecoms
8 9 (3.06%) Back Office
9 6 (2.04%) Marketing
10 4 (1.36%) Games
11 3 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.68%) Advertising
12 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.68%) International Banking
13 1 (0.34%) Local Government
13 1 (0.34%) Legal
13 1 (0.34%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 210 (71.43%) Developer
2 172 (58.50%) Java Developer
3 26 (8.84%) Senior Developer
4 25 (8.50%) Architect
5 18 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (5.10%) Programmer
7 14 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 11 (3.74%) Java Programmer
8 11 (3.74%) Oracle Developer
9 10 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (3.40%) Consultant
10 9 (3.06%) Administrator
10 9 (3.06%) J2EE Developer
11 8 (2.72%) Oracle DBA
11 8 (2.72%) DBA
11 8 (2.72%) Applications Developer
11 8 (2.72%) Analyst
11 8 (2.72%) Senior Programmer
12 7 (2.38%) Software Engineer
12 7 (2.38%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (53.74%) Spring
2 126 (42.86%) J2EE
3 123 (41.84%) XML
4 111 (37.76%) JSP
5 101 (34.35%) HTML
6 98 (33.33%) JMS
7 85 (28.91%) Web Services
7 85 (28.91%) Hibernate
8 71 (24.15%) Servlets
9 65 (22.11%) CSS
10 63 (21.43%) Ajax
11 49 (16.67%) Struts
12 47 (15.99%) XSLT
13 43 (14.63%) Spring MVC
14 39 (13.27%) REST
15 38 (12.93%) JSON
16 34 (11.56%) SOAP
17 30 (10.20%) GWT
18 28 (9.52%) JSF
19 25 (8.50%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.08%) Clustering
1 12 (4.08%) Web 2.0
2 11 (3.74%) Derivative
3 10 (3.40%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (3.06%) iPad
5 8 (2.72%) Market Risk
5 8 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.38%) Open Source
7 6 (2.04%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.70%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.36%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (1.36%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.36%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.36%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.36%) VLE
10 3 (1.02%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.02%) iPhone
10 3 (1.02%) Pharmacovigilance
11 2 (0.68%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 70 (23.81%) UNIX
2 57 (19.39%) Linux
3 16 (5.44%) Solaris
4 14 (4.76%) Windows
5 13 (4.42%) HPUX
6 5 (1.70%) OpenVMS
7 4 (1.36%) AIX
7 4 (1.36%) Android
7 4 (1.36%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.36%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.36%) VMS
8 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.68%) CentOS
9 2 (0.68%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (20.75%) Unit Testing
3 60 (20.41%) TDD
4 55 (18.71%) MVC
5 51 (17.35%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (17.01%) Scrum
7 49 (16.67%) UML
8 44 (14.97%) OO
9 42 (14.29%) Content Management
10 35 (11.90%) Multithreading
11 33 (11.22%) SOA
12 26 (8.84%) E-Commerce
13 21 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
14 20 (6.80%) Web Application Development
14 20 (6.80%) OOD
15 19 (6.46%) Use Case
16 18 (6.12%) Pair Programming
16 18 (6.12%) Configuration Management
16 18 (6.12%) Low Latency
17 17 (5.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 260 (88.44%) Java
2 164 (55.78%) SQL
3 104 (35.37%) JavaScript
4 54 (18.37%) PL/SQL
5 37 (12.59%) Perl
5 37 (12.59%) Bash Shell
6 31 (10.54%) Shell Script
7 28 (9.52%) Python
8 21 (7.14%) XPath
9 18 (6.12%) Groovy
10 16 (5.44%) Jython
11 10 (3.40%) Korn
12 9 (3.06%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 8 (2.72%) C++
14 6 (2.04%) C#
14 6 (2.04%) PHP
15 5 (1.70%) XQuery
15 5 (1.70%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.36%) VB
16 4 (1.36%) DCL
Qualifications
1 16 (5.44%) Degree
2 15 (5.10%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.02%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.02%) ISEB
5 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.34%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.80%) QA
2 8 (2.72%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.68%) SLA
3 2 (0.68%) JTAG
System Software
1 10 (3.40%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (2.38%) HDFS
3 2 (0.68%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.34%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 12 (4.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (3.06%) Oracle Identity Management
3 6 (2.04%) CA Wily
4 3 (1.02%) 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%) Control-M
6 1 (0.34%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.34%) logstash
Vendors
1 163 (55.44%) Oracle
2 36 (12.24%) IBM
3 24 (8.16%) JBoss
4 18 (6.12%) ATG
5 14 (4.76%) Akamai
6 12 (4.08%) Blue Martini
6 12 (4.08%) Elastic Path
6 12 (4.08%) Sybase
6 12 (4.08%) Interwoven
7 10 (3.40%) FatWire
8 7 (2.38%) Remedy
9 6 (2.04%) Endeca
9 6 (2.04%) Siebel
9 6 (2.04%) Microsoft
9 6 (2.04%) Vertica
9 6 (2.04%) Talend
10 5 (1.70%) DoubleClick
10 5 (1.70%) Google
11 4 (1.36%) Netezza
11 4 (1.36%) Zend
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