The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 68 85 76
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9  
Contract jobs citing JDBC 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.26% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 1.24% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £400 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -15.15%  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 256 322 240
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 28.80% 21.25% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 184 158
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £290 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Median hourly rate £52.17 £15.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +247.80% -64.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

JDBC
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JDBC in Edinburgh

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for JDBC.

1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) jMock
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet