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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 414 400 322
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -78
Contract jobs citing JDBC 163 164 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.34% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 1.25% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 88 118
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£439 £419 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
13731 13141 12896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 27.00% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9225 8312 8170
Average daily rate £390 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 276 337
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.46 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -26 137 £450 +5.88% 55
London -7 83 £475 +8.57% 23
City of London +12 26 £700 +47.36% 7
Scotland -3 23 £375 - 2
North West +1 16 £350 -21.12% 7
Edinburgh +4 14 £425 +47.82% 1
South East -25 12 £500 +53.84% 14
Cheshire +7 10 £407 +38.63% 4
East of England +2 6 £401 - 5
South West -20 5 £369 -18.05% 2
Surrey -2 4 £550 +139.13% 3
Berkshire -2 4 £500 +48.14% 2
Yorkshire -3 4 £320 - 2
Chester +14 3 £350 -3.37% 2
South Yorkshire 0 2 £323 - 1
West Yorkshire -3 2 £300 -
Leeds - 2 £300 -
Hertfordshire +4 1 £488 - 4
Milton Keynes -3 1 - -
Glasgow -5 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -16 1 - -
Woking - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £230 -
Doncaster - 1 £325 -
East Midlands - 1 £330 - 2
Gloucester - 1 £230 -
Guildford - 1 - - 1
Bracknell - 1 £475 -
Bradford - - - -
Brighton - - - - 1

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 321 (89.92%) Java
2 185 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
3 176 (49.30%) Oracle
4 170 (47.62%) Spring
5 169 (47.34%) SQL
6 162 (45.38%) XML
7 144 (40.34%) JavaScript
8 138 (38.66%) JSP
9 124 (34.73%) HTML
10 117 (32.77%) Relational Database
11 116 (32.49%) J2EE
12 115 (32.21%) Web Services
13 114 (31.93%) UNIX
14 112 (31.37%) Linux
15 106 (29.69%) JUnit
16 104 (29.13%) MVC
17 100 (28.01%) CSS
17 100 (28.01%) JMS
17 100 (28.01%) Maven
18 93 (26.05%) Finance
19 92 (25.77%) TDD
20 88 (24.65%) Ajax
21 87 (24.37%) Tomcat
22 86 (24.09%) Ant
23 82 (22.97%) WebSphere
24 81 (22.69%) Unit Testing
25 79 (22.13%) Continuous Integration
26 78 (21.85%) Banking
26 78 (21.85%) Servlets
26 78 (21.85%) Hibernate

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 87 (24.37%) Tomcat
2 82 (22.97%) WebSphere
3 44 (12.32%) WebLogic
4 40 (11.20%) Apache
5 31 (8.68%) WebSphere Application Server
6 28 (7.84%) JBoss
7 25 (7.00%) Oracle Service Bus
8 22 (6.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 18 (5.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 16 (4.48%) CMS
11 14 (3.92%) WebLogic Portal
12 13 (3.64%) MQSeries
13 9 (2.52%) CICS
13 9 (2.52%) Oracle Workflow
13 9 (2.52%) IBM HTTP Server
13 9 (2.52%) TIBCO EMS
14 8 (2.24%) Apache Pig
15 7 (1.96%) Jetty
16 6 (1.68%) GlassFish
16 6 (1.68%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (2.24%) MS Office
2 1 (0.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (5.32%) Documaker
2 16 (4.48%) Oracle BPM
3 13 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (2.24%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (0.56%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.68%) GitHub
2 4 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (11.48%) HTTP
2 31 (8.68%) HTTPS
3 23 (6.44%) SSL
4 10 (2.80%) FTP
5 7 (1.96%) LDAP
6 6 (1.68%) DNS
6 6 (1.68%) SSH
7 5 (1.40%) Internet
7 5 (1.40%) PuTTY
7 5 (1.40%) SAN
8 3 (0.84%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.56%) ATM
10 1 (0.28%) SMTP
10 1 (0.28%) Intranet
10 1 (0.28%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (32.77%) Relational Database
2 69 (19.33%) Oracle Database
3 63 (17.65%) RDBMS
4 52 (14.57%) MySQL
5 36 (10.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 29 (8.12%) DB2
7 20 (5.60%) SQL Server
7 20 (5.60%) Oracle BI EE
7 20 (5.60%) Oracle ODI
8 14 (3.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 14 (3.92%) NoSQL
9 11 (3.08%) Big Data
9 11 (3.08%) Hadoop
9 11 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (2.52%) JasperReports
10 9 (2.52%) MongoDB
11 8 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.96%) Apache Hive
12 7 (1.96%) IBM InfoSphere
13 6 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 106 (29.69%) JUnit
2 100 (28.01%) Maven
3 86 (24.09%) Ant
4 72 (20.17%) Eclipse
5 62 (17.37%) Subversion
6 52 (14.57%) CruiseControl
7 43 (12.04%) Mockito
8 37 (10.36%) JIRA
9 36 (10.08%) Selenium
10 35 (9.80%) Git (software)
10 35 (9.80%) Jenkins
11 34 (9.52%) TeamCity
12 27 (7.56%) IntelliJ
13 19 (5.32%) Hudson
14 14 (3.92%) jMock
15 13 (3.64%) FitNesse
16 10 (2.80%) Cucumber
17 9 (2.52%) PHPUnit
17 9 (2.52%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
18 8 (2.24%) Bugzilla
General
1 93 (26.05%) Finance
2 78 (21.85%) Banking
3 35 (9.80%) Investment Banking
4 30 (8.40%) Front Office
5 20 (5.60%) Retail
6 19 (5.32%) Billing
7 14 (3.92%) Marketing
8 9 (2.52%) Financial Institution
9 8 (2.24%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.96%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.40%) Advertising
11 5 (1.40%) Games
12 3 (0.84%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.84%) Legal
12 3 (0.84%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.56%) French Language
13 2 (0.56%) Back Office
14 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.28%) Law
14 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 255 (71.43%) Developer
2 199 (55.74%) Java Developer
3 21 (5.88%) Architect
4 20 (5.60%) Senior Developer
5 18 (5.04%) Consultant
6 17 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 16 (4.48%) WebSphere Developer
8 13 (3.64%) Software Engineer
9 12 (3.36%) Analyst
10 10 (2.80%) Oracle Consultant
11 9 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (2.24%) Senior Consultant
13 7 (1.96%) Support Analyst
13 7 (1.96%) Oracle Developer
13 7 (1.96%) Project Leader
13 7 (1.96%) C# Developer
13 7 (1.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 7 (1.96%) Designer
14 6 (1.68%) Operations Support Analyst
14 6 (1.68%) Software Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (47.62%) Spring
2 162 (45.38%) XML
3 138 (38.66%) JSP
4 124 (34.73%) HTML
5 116 (32.49%) J2EE
6 115 (32.21%) Web Services
7 100 (28.01%) CSS
7 100 (28.01%) JMS
8 88 (24.65%) Ajax
9 78 (21.85%) Hibernate
9 78 (21.85%) Servlets
10 66 (18.49%) Struts
11 61 (17.09%) SOAP
12 57 (15.97%) XSLT
13 55 (15.41%) REST
14 47 (13.17%) Spring MVC
15 44 (12.32%) JSON
15 44 (12.32%) EJB
16 42 (11.76%) Middleware
17 37 (10.36%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.84%) Derivative
2 25 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (3.92%) Clustering
4 14 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.08%) Market Risk
5 11 (3.08%) N-Tier
5 11 (3.08%) Mainframe
6 10 (2.80%) User Experience
7 9 (2.52%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.52%) IBM Mainframe
8 8 (2.24%) Hedge funds
8 8 (2.24%) Biology
9 7 (1.96%) Open Source
10 6 (1.68%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.68%) Life Science
11 5 (1.40%) Online Banking
12 4 (1.12%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.84%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 114 (31.93%) UNIX
2 112 (31.37%) Linux
3 21 (5.88%) Windows
4 13 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.52%) Solaris
6 8 (2.24%) VMS
6 8 (2.24%) AIX
7 4 (1.12%) Windows 2000
7 4 (1.12%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.56%) zOS
9 1 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (29.13%) MVC
3 92 (25.77%) TDD
4 81 (22.69%) Unit Testing
5 79 (22.13%) Continuous Integration
6 74 (20.73%) Scrum
7 56 (15.69%) OO
8 51 (14.29%) SOA
9 41 (11.48%) Multithreading
10 36 (10.08%) Software Engineering
11 34 (9.52%) Waterfall
11 34 (9.52%) BDD
12 32 (8.96%) E-Commerce
13 28 (7.84%) UML
14 25 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (6.72%) Content Management
15 24 (6.72%) Web Application Development
16 20 (5.60%) RAD
16 20 (5.60%) Migration
17 19 (5.32%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 321 (89.92%) Java
2 169 (47.34%) SQL
3 144 (40.34%) JavaScript
4 58 (16.25%) PL/SQL
5 46 (12.89%) Bash Shell
6 44 (12.32%) Shell Script
7 42 (11.76%) Perl
8 32 (8.96%) Python
9 23 (6.44%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 17 (4.76%) Jython
11 11 (3.08%) PHP
12 10 (2.80%) XPath
13 8 (2.24%) C#
14 7 (1.96%) Groovy
15 6 (1.68%) C
15 6 (1.68%) Korn
15 6 (1.68%) JPQL
15 6 (1.68%) C++
16 5 (1.40%) Scala
17 4 (1.12%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 20 (5.60%) Degree
2 6 (1.68%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.32%) Data Quality
2 16 (4.48%) QA
3 6 (1.68%) SLA
4 2 (0.56%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 16 (4.48%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (2.80%) Shibboleth
3 8 (2.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (1.68%) NFS
4 6 (1.68%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.12%) Docker
5 4 (1.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (5.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 15 (4.20%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (1.40%) Puppet
3 5 (1.40%) OpenView
4 3 (0.84%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.28%) Control-M
Vendors
1 176 (49.30%) Oracle
2 66 (18.49%) IBM
3 23 (6.44%) Remedy
4 20 (5.60%) Microsoft
5 17 (4.76%) SAP
6 15 (4.20%) Sybase
7 12 (3.36%) Siebel
8 11 (3.08%) Red Hat
9 10 (2.80%) TIBCO
10 7 (1.96%) HP
11 6 (1.68%) Murex
11 6 (1.68%) webMethods
11 6 (1.68%) FatWire
11 6 (1.68%) VMware
11 6 (1.68%) Informatica
12 4 (1.12%) Zend
12 4 (1.12%) hybris
12 4 (1.12%) Akamai
12 4 (1.12%) 29West
12 4 (1.12%) Tableau
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