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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 410 378 383
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +5
Contract jobs citing JDBC 192 205 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.38% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 1.35% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 96 127
Average daily rate
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£439 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.52% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £581 £539
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.33% -
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
15617 15211 15394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.71% 28.53% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9909 9790 9471
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 260 364
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -40 168 £450 +2.27% 58
London -2 105 £500 - 20
City of London +32 40 £550 - 7
Scotland -9 13 £343 -2.14% 2
South West -34 13 £393 -3.68% 4
Yorkshire +4 10 £375 +7.14% 2
North West +1 10 £439 +17.06% 14
Glasgow -10 10 - - 2
West Yorkshire - 10 £375 - 2
East of England - 10 £383 - 5
Cheshire 0 9 £439 +35.07% 5
South East -14 9 £400 +5.26% 13
West Midlands -14 8 - -
Warwickshire - 8 - -
Gloucestershire - 7 £393 - 1
Cirencester - 4 £475 - 1
Bradford - 4 £320 -
Edinburgh -14 3 £343 -
Knutsford - 3 £439 - 2
Leeds - 3 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 3 £383 - 3
Milton Keynes +4 2 - -
East Midlands -2 2 £450 -
Swindon -4 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -7 2 - -
Wiltshire -9 2 - -
Bristol -20 2 £400 -
Nottingham +10 1 - -
Nottinghamshire +6 1 - -
Berkshire +1 1 £340 -13.65% 6

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 277 (85.49%) Java
2 187 (57.72%) Oracle
3 171 (52.78%) Spring
4 169 (52.16%) SQL
5 142 (43.83%) J2EE
6 131 (40.43%) XML
7 125 (38.58%) JSP
8 112 (34.57%) JavaScript
9 111 (34.26%) Web Services
9 111 (34.26%) JMS
10 104 (32.10%) Relational Database
11 98 (30.25%) HTML
12 92 (28.40%) UNIX
13 89 (27.47%) Oracle Database
14 84 (25.93%) Hibernate
15 82 (25.31%) Finance
16 80 (24.69%) WebSphere
17 76 (23.46%) Maven
17 76 (23.46%) MVC
18 74 (22.84%) Ajax
19 73 (22.53%) Agile Software Development
19 73 (22.53%) JUnit
20 70 (21.60%) Linux
21 67 (20.68%) Unit Testing
22 66 (20.37%) Servlets
23 65 (20.06%) CSS
24 62 (19.14%) Continuous Integration
24 62 (19.14%) Banking
25 61 (18.83%) RDBMS
26 59 (18.21%) Struts

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 80 (24.69%) WebSphere
2 55 (16.98%) WebSphere Application Server
3 54 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 49 (15.12%) WebLogic
5 34 (10.49%) Apache
6 29 (8.95%) Oracle Service Bus
7 23 (7.10%) CMS
8 20 (6.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 17 (5.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 17 (5.25%) WebLogic Portal
10 16 (4.94%) MQSeries
11 11 (3.40%) Oracle Workflow
12 9 (2.78%) Jetty
13 8 (2.47%) Oracle Coherence
14 7 (2.16%) IBM HTTP Server
15 6 (1.85%) Apache Pig
15 6 (1.85%) IIS
16 5 (1.54%) CICS
17 3 (0.93%) Confluence
17 3 (0.93%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (2.47%) MS Office
2 3 (0.93%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (5.86%) Oracle BPM
2 17 (5.25%) Documaker
3 11 (3.40%) Oracle FAH
4 9 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (2.47%) Tridion
6 5 (1.54%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.31%) Brady Trinity
8 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.31%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.31%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.31%) Global One
8 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (15.74%) HTTP
2 29 (8.95%) SSL
3 26 (8.02%) HTTPS
4 23 (7.10%) Internet
5 10 (3.09%) FTP
6 3 (0.93%) SSH
6 3 (0.93%) SMS
6 3 (0.93%) LDAP
7 2 (0.62%) RFID
7 2 (0.62%) RTCP
7 2 (0.62%) RTP
7 2 (0.62%) DNS
7 2 (0.62%) GSM
7 2 (0.62%) AMQP
8 1 (0.31%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.31%) VPN
8 1 (0.31%) SMTP
8 1 (0.31%) SAN
8 1 (0.31%) Intranet
8 1 (0.31%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (32.10%) Relational Database
2 89 (27.47%) Oracle Database
3 61 (18.83%) RDBMS
4 48 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 43 (13.27%) MySQL
6 30 (9.26%) DB2
7 20 (6.17%) Oracle ODI
8 19 (5.86%) MongoDB
8 19 (5.86%) Oracle BI EE
9 17 (5.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 17 (5.25%) NoSQL
10 16 (4.94%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (4.01%) SQL Server
12 9 (2.78%) Hadoop
12 9 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (2.78%) Big Data
13 8 (2.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 7 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (1.85%) Impala
15 6 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 76 (23.46%) Maven
2 73 (22.53%) JUnit
3 46 (14.20%) Ant
4 43 (13.27%) CruiseControl
5 41 (12.65%) JIRA
6 40 (12.35%) Eclipse
7 39 (12.04%) Mockito
8 38 (11.73%) Subversion
9 26 (8.02%) TeamCity
10 24 (7.41%) Git (software)
10 24 (7.41%) Selenium
11 18 (5.56%) Cucumber
11 18 (5.56%) Hudson
12 15 (4.63%) Jenkins
13 11 (3.40%) Hamcrest
14 10 (3.09%) Log4j
14 10 (3.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 9 (2.78%) PHPUnit
15 9 (2.78%) Introscope
16 8 (2.47%) IntelliJ
General
1 82 (25.31%) Finance
2 62 (19.14%) Banking
3 36 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 28 (8.64%) Retail
5 19 (5.86%) Billing
6 15 (4.63%) Manufacturing
6 15 (4.63%) Front Office
7 12 (3.70%) Telecoms
8 10 (3.09%) Marketing
9 9 (2.78%) Financial Institution
9 9 (2.78%) Back Office
10 7 (2.16%) Games
11 3 (0.93%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.93%) Advertising
12 2 (0.62%) Legal
12 2 (0.62%) International Banking
13 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.31%) French Language
13 1 (0.31%) Publishing
13 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 198 (61.11%) Developer
2 158 (48.77%) Java Developer
3 31 (9.57%) Architect
4 23 (7.10%) Senior Developer
5 19 (5.86%) Consultant
6 16 (4.94%) Software Engineer
6 16 (4.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 14 (4.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 13 (4.01%) Analyst
9 12 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (3.70%) Applications Developer
9 12 (3.70%) Programmer
10 11 (3.40%) Oracle Consultant
11 10 (3.09%) Oracle Developer
11 10 (3.09%) Administrator
12 9 (2.78%) Java Programmer
12 9 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
13 8 (2.47%) Oracle DBA
13 8 (2.47%) J2EE Developer
13 8 (2.47%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (52.78%) Spring
2 142 (43.83%) J2EE
3 131 (40.43%) XML
4 125 (38.58%) JSP
5 111 (34.26%) Web Services
5 111 (34.26%) JMS
6 98 (30.25%) HTML
7 84 (25.93%) Hibernate
8 74 (22.84%) Ajax
9 66 (20.37%) Servlets
10 65 (20.06%) CSS
11 59 (18.21%) Struts
11 59 (18.21%) XSLT
12 48 (14.81%) SOAP
12 48 (14.81%) Spring MVC
13 46 (14.20%) REST
14 38 (11.73%) Middleware
15 33 (10.19%) JSON
16 31 (9.57%) GWT
17 28 (8.64%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.63%) Market Risk
2 14 (4.32%) Clustering
3 13 (4.01%) Derivative
4 11 (3.40%) iPad
4 11 (3.40%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (2.47%) Web 2.0
7 7 (2.16%) Hedge funds
7 7 (2.16%) Open Source
7 7 (2.16%) Credit Risk
7 7 (2.16%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.85%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.54%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (1.54%) Biology
9 5 (1.54%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.54%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.54%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.23%) VLE
10 4 (1.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 92 (28.40%) UNIX
2 70 (21.60%) Linux
3 24 (7.41%) Windows
4 17 (5.25%) Solaris
5 10 (3.09%) AIX
6 9 (2.78%) HPUX
7 6 (1.85%) VMS
8 5 (1.54%) OpenVMS
9 4 (1.23%) Windows Phone
9 4 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.23%) Windows 2000
9 4 (1.23%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.23%) Android
9 4 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.62%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.62%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (23.46%) MVC
2 73 (22.53%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (20.68%) Unit Testing
4 62 (19.14%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (16.67%) TDD
6 53 (16.36%) OO
7 52 (16.05%) Scrum
8 45 (13.89%) Content Management
9 44 (13.58%) SOA
10 41 (12.65%) UML
11 37 (11.42%) E-Commerce
12 36 (11.11%) Multithreading
13 32 (9.88%) Software Engineering
14 27 (8.33%) Web Application Development
15 24 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
16 22 (6.79%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (6.79%) Low Latency
17 21 (6.48%) Configuration Management
17 21 (6.48%) BDD
17 21 (6.48%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 277 (85.49%) Java
2 169 (52.16%) SQL
3 112 (34.57%) JavaScript
4 57 (17.59%) Bash Shell
5 52 (16.05%) PL/SQL
6 46 (14.20%) Perl
7 42 (12.96%) Shell Script
8 41 (12.65%) Python
9 28 (8.64%) Jython
10 21 (6.48%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 17 (5.25%) XPath
12 12 (3.70%) PHP
12 12 (3.70%) Groovy
13 11 (3.40%) Korn
13 11 (3.40%) C++
14 8 (2.47%) PHP5
15 7 (2.16%) C
16 6 (1.85%) XQuery
17 5 (1.54%) C#
17 5 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (5.56%) Degree
2 15 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.93%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.93%) ISEB
5 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.41%) QA
2 17 (5.25%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.62%) SLA
3 2 (0.62%) JTAG
System Software
1 17 (5.25%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (2.16%) HDFS
3 6 (1.85%) Shibboleth
4 2 (0.62%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.62%) NFS
4 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (5.86%) Oracle Identity Management
1 19 (5.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (1.85%) CA Wily
3 3 (0.93%) nmon
4 2 (0.62%) Oozie
4 2 (0.62%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.62%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.31%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (0.31%) Puppet
5 1 (0.31%) Control-M
5 1 (0.31%) logstash
Vendors
1 187 (57.72%) Oracle
2 47 (14.51%) IBM
3 28 (8.64%) JBoss
4 19 (5.86%) Remedy
5 17 (5.25%) Microsoft
6 16 (4.94%) ATG
6 16 (4.94%) Siebel
7 9 (2.78%) Sybase
7 9 (2.78%) FatWire
8 8 (2.47%) Interwoven
8 8 (2.47%) Endeca
8 8 (2.47%) Blue Martini
8 8 (2.47%) Zend
8 8 (2.47%) Elastic Path
8 8 (2.47%) Akamai
9 5 (1.54%) DoubleClick
9 5 (1.54%) Google
10 4 (1.23%) Talend
10 4 (1.23%) Vertica
10 4 (1.23%) Red Hat
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