Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 119 132
Rank change year-on-year -12 +13 -24
Contract jobs citing JDBC 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.19% 0.093%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.71% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 - £350
10th Percentile £463 - £296
90th Percentile £540 - £414
Scotland median daily rate £494 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +41.07% -6.67% -
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 733 566 616
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.88% 26.81% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 336 361
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £265 £264 £269
90th Percentile £538 £488 £513
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £36.70 £52.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.43% +108.00% -37.50%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £43.75 £40.38
% change year-on-year -45.14% +8.35% +1.58%

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 24 November 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) XML Schema
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) React
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) iBATIS
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (50.00%) Aurelia
4 1 (25.00%) npm
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter
4 1 (25.00%) JPA
4 1 (25.00%) TeamCity

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 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) Log4j
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Aurelia
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) iBATIS
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (50.00%) React
3 2 (50.00%) XML Schema
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) JPA
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) JSP
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter