Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 21 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)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 666 619 613
Rank change year-on-year -47 -6 -66
Contract jobs citing JDBC 189 258 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.86% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 151 154
England median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £289
90th Percentile £650 £600 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +8.11% +8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
England median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +30.95% -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -18.18% +30.95% -

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 30719 29842 29966
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.39% 30.67% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21863 20839 20773
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 343 504
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £18.70 £14.56 £14.84
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

JDBC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for JDBC in England

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JDBC in England

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JDBC in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JDBC in England

JDBC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JDBC in England

JDBC
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -33 119 £550 +7.32% 17
South East +3 29 £475 -5.00% 3
Midlands +9 11 £344 -14.06% 1
North of England +20 10 £400 -15.79% 3
East of England -7 10 £580 +22.11% 4
South West -15 10 £400 +14.29%
West Midlands +16 9 £338 -12.90% 1
Yorkshire +20 4 - - 1
North West -7 4 £400 -15.79% 2
North East +65 2 - -
East Midlands -3 2 £350 -24.32%
JDBC
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 England region with a requirement for JDBC.

1 172 (91.01%) Java
2 101 (53.44%) Web Services
3 92 (48.68%) SQL
4 81 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (42.33%) Oracle
6 74 (39.15%) J2EE
7 67 (35.45%) SOAP
8 66 (34.92%) Spring
9 62 (32.80%) JMS
10 58 (30.69%) XML
11 54 (28.57%) Hibernate
11 54 (28.57%) REST
12 53 (28.04%) WebSphere
13 48 (25.40%) JBoss
14 45 (23.81%) JavaScript
15 44 (23.28%) E-Commerce
16 43 (22.75%) High Availability
16 43 (22.75%) Analytical Skills
17 40 (21.16%) Linux
17 40 (21.16%) Maven
18 38 (20.11%) QA
18 38 (20.11%) Eclipse
19 35 (18.52%) JUnit
20 34 (17.99%) WebSphere Application Server
20 34 (17.99%) RESTful
21 33 (17.46%) Multithreading
21 33 (17.46%) AngularJS
21 33 (17.46%) Internet
21 33 (17.46%) JSON
21 33 (17.46%) MVC

JDBC
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 53 (28.04%) WebSphere
2 48 (25.40%) JBoss
3 34 (17.99%) WebSphere Application Server
4 27 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 23 (12.17%) Apache
6 12 (6.35%) MQSeries
7 11 (5.82%) Cloud Foundry
7 11 (5.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (5.82%) WebLogic
8 8 (4.23%) CMS
8 8 (4.23%) WildFly
9 5 (2.65%) Liferay
10 4 (2.12%) IBM Domino
10 4 (2.12%) IIS
11 3 (1.59%) Confluence
11 3 (1.59%) GemFire
11 3 (1.59%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (1.06%) Mule
12 2 (1.06%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 6 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (10.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (8.99%) PaaS
4 13 (6.88%) OpenShift
5 7 (3.70%) Bluemix
5 7 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
6 6 (3.17%) IaaS
6 6 (3.17%) SaaS
7 5 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.59%) iPaaS
9 2 (1.06%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.06%) BrowserStack
9 2 (1.06%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 33 (17.46%) Internet
2 19 (10.05%) HTTP
3 14 (7.41%) FTP
4 5 (2.65%) HTTPS
5 4 (2.12%) SSH
5 4 (2.12%) SSL
6 2 (1.06%) Firewall
6 2 (1.06%) LDAP
6 2 (1.06%) MQTT
7 1 (0.53%) SMS
7 1 (0.53%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.40%) SQL Server
2 29 (15.34%) Relational Database
3 15 (7.94%) RDBMS
4 14 (7.41%) MySQL
5 13 (6.88%) NoSQL
6 10 (5.29%) Big Data
6 10 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 9 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (4.23%) DB2
8 8 (4.23%) Oracle Exadata
8 8 (4.23%) Snowflake Schema
9 6 (3.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.17%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.65%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.12%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.12%) Geospatial Data
11 4 (2.12%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 40 (21.16%) Maven
2 38 (20.11%) Eclipse
3 35 (18.52%) JUnit
4 33 (17.46%) Subversion
5 26 (13.76%) Ant
6 24 (12.70%) Git (software)
7 23 (12.17%) SoapUI
8 20 (10.58%) Jenkins
9 18 (9.52%) IntelliJ
10 17 (8.99%) Mockito
11 13 (6.88%) Checkstyle
11 13 (6.88%) XMLUnit
12 11 (5.82%) JIRA
13 9 (4.76%) Log4j
14 8 (4.23%) Talend Open Studio
14 8 (4.23%) TeamCity
15 6 (3.17%) Selenium
16 5 (2.65%) JMeter
16 5 (2.65%) Toad
17 4 (2.12%) Gradle
General
1 32 (16.93%) Banking
2 28 (14.81%) Finance
3 9 (4.76%) Retail
4 6 (3.17%) Games
5 5 (2.65%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.59%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Front Office
7 1 (0.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 114 (60.32%) Developer
2 90 (47.62%) Java Developer
3 42 (22.22%) Architect
4 26 (13.76%) Senior Developer
5 19 (10.05%) Python Developer
5 19 (10.05%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (6.88%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (5.29%) J2EE Developer
7 10 (5.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 8 (4.23%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (4.23%) Data Architect
8 8 (4.23%) Senior Python Developer
9 7 (3.70%) Analyst
9 7 (3.70%) Consultant
9 7 (3.70%) Integration Developer
9 7 (3.70%) Technical Leader
10 6 (3.17%) Lead Developer
10 6 (3.17%) SQL Developer
10 6 (3.17%) Team Leader
10 6 (3.17%) webMethods Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (53.44%) Web Services
2 74 (39.15%) J2EE
3 67 (35.45%) SOAP
4 66 (34.92%) Spring
5 62 (32.80%) JMS
6 58 (30.69%) XML
7 54 (28.57%) Hibernate
7 54 (28.57%) REST
8 34 (17.99%) RESTful
9 33 (17.46%) AngularJS
9 33 (17.46%) JSON
10 31 (16.40%) HTML
11 30 (15.87%) XSD
12 29 (15.34%) CSS
13 27 (14.29%) HTML5
14 26 (13.76%) JSP
15 25 (13.23%) Apache Camel
15 25 (13.23%) Servlets
16 24 (12.70%) Java EE
17 23 (12.17%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 43 (22.75%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (13.23%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (11.64%) iPad
3 22 (11.64%) Virtual Team
4 10 (5.29%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (3.70%) Cloud Native
5 7 (3.70%) DataPower
6 6 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.17%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.12%) Clustering
7 4 (2.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.12%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.59%) Equities
8 3 (1.59%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.59%) Web 2.0
9 2 (1.06%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.06%) iSeries
9 2 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.06%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.16%) Linux
2 32 (16.93%) Unix
3 12 (6.35%) Windows
4 11 (5.82%) HPUX
4 11 (5.82%) Solaris
5 6 (3.17%) Android
6 5 (2.65%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.53%) CentOS
7 1 (0.53%) Fedora
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (23.28%) E-Commerce
3 43 (22.75%) High Availability
4 33 (17.46%) Multithreading
4 33 (17.46%) MVC
5 28 (14.81%) SOA
6 26 (13.76%) OO
6 26 (13.76%) Performance Tuning
7 25 (13.23%) ETL
8 22 (11.64%) B2C
8 22 (11.64%) Capacity Planning
8 22 (11.64%) Load Testing
8 22 (11.64%) Software Architecture
8 22 (11.64%) Strategic Thinking
9 20 (10.58%) Concurrent Programming
9 20 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (10.58%) Microservices
9 20 (10.58%) TDD
9 20 (10.58%) UML
9 20 (10.58%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 172 (91.01%) Java
2 92 (48.68%) SQL
3 45 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 30 (15.87%) PL/SQL
5 25 (13.23%) Python
6 21 (11.11%) XPath
7 16 (8.47%) T-SQL
8 11 (5.82%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.70%) Go
9 7 (3.70%) Ruby
10 6 (3.17%) C#
11 5 (2.65%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.12%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.12%) C
12 4 (2.12%) Scala
13 3 (1.59%) Perl
13 3 (1.59%) VB
14 2 (1.06%) C++
14 2 (1.06%) Jython
15 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 8 (4.23%) Degree
1 8 (4.23%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.06%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (20.11%) QA
2 5 (2.65%) GCP
3 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (3.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.53%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) MOM
1 2 (1.06%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.53%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.53%) Puppet
2 1 (0.53%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.53%) yum
Vendors
1 80 (42.33%) Oracle
2 32 (16.93%) IBM
3 23 (12.17%) ATG
4 13 (6.88%) Sybase
5 12 (6.35%) Microsoft
6 11 (5.82%) Solace
7 8 (4.23%) Talend
8 6 (3.17%) webMethods
9 4 (2.12%) Jaspersoft
9 4 (2.12%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.59%) Murex
11 2 (1.06%) Calypso
11 2 (1.06%) FatWire
11 2 (1.06%) Informatica
11 2 (1.06%) SAP
11 2 (1.06%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.53%) BEA
12 1 (0.53%) Blue Martini
12 1 (0.53%) CA
12 1 (0.53%) Reuters