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 28 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)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 90 81
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9  
Contract jobs citing JDBC 3 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.59% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 2.52% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £363 £350 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -13.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £350 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £350 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £373
% change year-on-year - +27.51%  
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 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 309 318 243
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.29% 23.56% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 173 134
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% +6.25%  
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 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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JDBC in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JDBC in Edinburgh

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

1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) JSP
3 3 (60.00%) Servlets
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Ant
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) HND
4 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) GlassFish

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 (40.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Hudson
2 1 (20.00%) IBM UrbanCode
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) jMock
2 1 (20.00%) Mockito
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) JSP
3 3 (60.00%) Servlets
3 3 (60.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) Aurelia
5 1 (20.00%) iBATIS
5 1 (20.00%) JMS
5 1 (20.00%) JSF
5 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (20.00%) React
5 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Artefact Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (20.00%) Release Automation
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle