The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 28 March 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)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JDBC 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.32% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £763 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £375
% change year-on-year -5.40% -1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 180 142 169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 28.99% 21.16% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 100 122
Median daily rate £390 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -4.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -47.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JDBC in Birmingham

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for JDBC.

1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) ODBC
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
1 3 (75.00%) SAML
1 3 (75.00%) ITSM
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (75.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (50.00%) Wiki
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (25.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Deployment Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Service Architect
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) ODBC
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) SAML
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat