Period
to 18 August 2018

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 6 months to 18 August 2018 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 106 128
Rank change year-on-year -25 +22 -9
Contract jobs citing JDBC 8 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.30% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 1.18% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Edinburgh median daily rate £363 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.68% +35.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £330 £319 £325
90th Percentile £408 £488 £384
Scotland median daily rate £450 £475 £350
% change year-on-year -5.26% +35.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

JDBC is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 810 594 588
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.58% 25.12% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 375 339
Edinburgh median daily rate £401 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £270
90th Percentile £550 £550 £501
Scotland median daily rate £401 £375 £353
% change year-on-year +6.80% +6.23% -5.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.59 £43.39 £44.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.64% -3.31% +12.19%
10th Percentile £14.45 £40.32 £22.53
90th Percentile £32.72 £49.70 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £43.39 £36.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +20.53% -10.00%

JDBC
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing JDBC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JDBC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for JDBC.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Maven
3 6 (75.00%) Spring
3 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) Java EE
5 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) JUnit
5 4 (50.00%) MVC
5 4 (50.00%) JBoss
5 4 (50.00%) Java 8
6 3 (37.50%) J2EE
6 3 (37.50%) JPA
6 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (25.00%) EclipseLink
7 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (25.00%) RESTful
7 2 (25.00%) Apache MINA
7 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
7 2 (25.00%) Drools
7 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
7 2 (25.00%) Use Case
7 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
7 2 (25.00%) JSON
7 2 (25.00%) AspectJ

JDBC
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Maven
2 4 (50.00%) JUnit
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (25.00%) JMeter
4 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) Mockito
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) Java EE
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) JPA
5 2 (25.00%) Apache MINA
5 2 (25.00%) Drools
5 2 (25.00%) EJB
5 2 (25.00%) Java SE
5 2 (25.00%) jBPM
5 2 (25.00%) JMS
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) WSDL
5 2 (25.00%) XML Schema
5 2 (25.00%) XSD
5 2 (25.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (25.00%) RUP
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Unified Process
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Java 8
3 2 (25.00%) AspectJ
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle