The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for JDBC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JDBC over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 112 111
Rank change year-on-year +17 -1  
Contract jobs citing JDBC 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.30% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 1.41% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £550 £482 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.22% -16.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £370
% change year-on-year - +28.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year - +44.73%  

JDBC is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 384 496 473
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 20.90% 21.32% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 299 301
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.06 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.57% -46.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.00 £33.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

JDBC
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing JDBC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for JDBC in Berkshire

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JDBC in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for JDBC in Berkshire

JDBC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JDBC in Berkshire

JDBC
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +8 2 £550 -
JDBC
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JDBC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for JDBC.

1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) Microservices
3 4 (57.14%) Pair Programming
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (42.86%) Java EE
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) JSP
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) J2EE
4 3 (42.86%) DB2
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
5 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design

JDBC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) Confluence
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 1 (14.29%) Gradle
4 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) J2EE
3 3 (42.86%) Java EE
3 3 (42.86%) JSP
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
4 2 (28.57%) Apache CXF
4 2 (28.57%) Ehcache
4 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
4 2 (28.57%) JMS
4 2 (28.57%) JPA
4 2 (28.57%) OSGi
4 2 (28.57%) Play Framework
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) SAML
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Microservices
3 4 (57.14%) Pair Programming
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 2 (28.57%) Web Design
6 1 (14.29%) Kanban
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Scala
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat