The first table below looks at the demand for JDBC skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDBC over the 3 months to 16 April 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 for the West Lothian region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Rank 9 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing JDBC 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 10.17% 4.17% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.00% 11.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate £330 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
25 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 42.37% 35.42% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 3
Average daily rate £330 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JDBC
Scotland

JDBC
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JDBC across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JDBC Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

JDBC
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JDBC across the West Lothian region.

JDBC Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

JDBC
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) JUnit
1 15 (100.00%) XML
1 15 (100.00%) JMS
1 15 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
1 15 (100.00%) iBATIS
1 15 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (46.67%) Mockito
2 7 (46.67%) EasyMock
2 7 (46.67%) FitNesse
2 7 (46.67%) jMock
2 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
3 6 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) OCPJP
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) Sun
5 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region 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 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) JUnit
2 7 (46.67%) Mockito
2 7 (46.67%) EasyMock
2 7 (46.67%) FitNesse
2 7 (46.67%) jMock
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
1 15 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) XML
1 15 (100.00%) JMS
1 15 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
1 15 (100.00%) iBATIS
1 15 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (40.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) OCPJP
1 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Sun