Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 February 2019 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)
England > London
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 557 527 479
Rank change year-on-year -30 -48 +23
Contract jobs citing JDBC 58 98 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.58% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 65 74
London median daily rate £525 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £406 £392 £371
90th Percentile £750 £650 £625
England median daily rate £538 £490 £500
% change year-on-year +9.69% -2.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 16,815 16,834 14,570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.16% 35.87% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,616 13,062 10,937
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £375 £356 £325
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £500 £475 £435
% change year-on-year +5.26% +9.20% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 111 75
London median hourly rate £36.00 £33.54 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.33% -25.47% +28.57%
10th Percentile £25.13 £20.00 £20.60
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.75 £80.45
England median hourly rate £41.85 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.61% - +3.90%

JDBC
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for JDBC in London

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JDBC in London

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JDBC in London over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JDBC in London

JDBC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JDBC in London

JDBC
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the London region over the 6 months to 20 February 2019. 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
Central London +1 8 £550 +11.11% 4
East London -31 6 £700 - 1
West London +25 2 £488 +22.64% 1
South London +1 2 - -
JDBC
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for JDBC.

1 43 (74.14%) Java
2 30 (51.72%) Spring
3 26 (44.83%) Maven
4 25 (43.10%) SQL
5 24 (41.38%) WebLogic
5 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (37.93%) Banking
6 22 (37.93%) JUnit
6 22 (37.93%) JMS
7 21 (36.21%) XML
8 20 (34.48%) Oracle
8 20 (34.48%) Hibernate
8 20 (34.48%) Java EE
9 19 (32.76%) Jenkins
10 18 (31.03%) SDLC
10 18 (31.03%) Web Services
11 16 (27.59%) Shell Script
12 15 (25.86%) FTP
12 15 (25.86%) SOAP
12 15 (25.86%) Relational Database
13 14 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
13 14 (24.14%) XPath
13 14 (24.14%) Unit Testing
13 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (22.41%) Investment Banking
14 13 (22.41%) HTTP
14 13 (22.41%) REST
14 13 (22.41%) Analytical Skills

JDBC
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 24 (41.38%) WebLogic
2 10 (17.24%) WebSphere
3 8 (13.79%) GlassFish
3 8 (13.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (12.07%) Confluence
4 7 (12.07%) JBoss
4 7 (12.07%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (10.34%) Anypoint
6 5 (8.62%) JCAPS
7 4 (6.90%) Mule
7 4 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
8 3 (5.17%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (5.17%) Mule ESB
9 2 (3.45%) Apache
10 1 (1.72%) Lightstreamer
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Loan IQ
1 4 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) OpenShift
2 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (5.17%) IaaS
3 3 (5.17%) npm
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.72%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) FTP
2 13 (22.41%) HTTP
3 8 (13.79%) SSL
4 3 (5.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) Relational Database
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle Database
3 7 (12.07%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.90%) DB2
4 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.45%) BigQuery
5 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.45%) InfluxDB
5 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.72%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.72%) Looker
6 1 (1.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (44.83%) Maven
2 22 (37.93%) JUnit
3 19 (32.76%) Jenkins
4 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
5 12 (20.69%) Ant
5 12 (20.69%) Subversion
6 11 (18.97%) Mockito
7 10 (17.24%) JIRA
8 4 (6.90%) Checkstyle
9 3 (5.17%) Bower
9 3 (5.17%) Gradle
9 3 (5.17%) Grunt
9 3 (5.17%) gulp
9 3 (5.17%) SonarQube
9 3 (5.17%) TeamCity
9 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (3.45%) Spock
11 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 22 (37.93%) Banking
2 13 (22.41%) Investment Banking
3 12 (20.69%) Finance
4 5 (8.62%) Back Office
4 5 (8.62%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (74.14%) Developer
2 27 (46.55%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 8 (13.79%) MuleSoft Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Core Java Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Integration Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Integration Specialist
8 3 (5.17%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Integration Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (3.45%) PeopleSoft DBA
9 2 (3.45%) Scala Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (51.72%) Spring
2 22 (37.93%) JMS
3 21 (36.21%) XML
4 20 (34.48%) Hibernate
4 20 (34.48%) Java EE
5 18 (31.03%) Web Services
6 15 (25.86%) SOAP
7 13 (22.41%) REST
8 12 (20.69%) SAML
9 11 (18.97%) Apache Camel
9 11 (18.97%) ODBC
10 10 (17.24%) JSON
10 10 (17.24%) Kafka
10 10 (17.24%) RESTful
11 9 (15.52%) EJB
12 8 (13.79%) DOM
12 8 (13.79%) Middleware
12 8 (13.79%) SAX
12 8 (13.79%) Spring Boot
12 8 (13.79%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.07%) Algorithms
3 7 (12.07%) Analytical Mindset
3 7 (12.07%) Data Structures
3 7 (12.07%) Fintech
4 5 (8.62%) Virtual Team
4 5 (8.62%) Wiki
5 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.03%) SDLC
3 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (24.14%) Unit Testing
4 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
4 11 (18.97%) Technical Analysis
4 11 (18.97%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (17.24%) OO
6 9 (15.52%) ITIL
6 9 (15.52%) Refactoring
6 9 (15.52%) TDD
7 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 8 (13.79%) Microservices
8 7 (12.07%) Creative Thinking
8 7 (12.07%) Investment Management
8 7 (12.07%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (12.07%) Migration
8 7 (12.07%) Reverse Engineering
8 7 (12.07%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 43 (74.14%) Java
2 25 (43.10%) SQL
3 16 (27.59%) Shell Script
4 14 (24.14%) XPath
5 9 (15.52%) Java 8
6 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.34%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.90%) Perl
8 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.45%) Korn
9 2 (3.45%) Python
9 2 (3.45%) Scala
9 2 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.52%) Degree
3 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.62%) OCPJP
4 5 (8.62%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Docker
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (8.62%) Control-M
3 4 (6.90%) SCCM
3 4 (6.90%) SCOM
4 3 (5.17%) Ansible
4 3 (5.17%) CloudHub
4 3 (5.17%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.72%) Packer
5 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) Oracle
2 11 (18.97%) Sybase
3 9 (15.52%) MuleSoft
3 9 (15.52%) ServiceNow
4 7 (12.07%) Atlassian
4 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
5 6 (10.34%) Solace
6 5 (8.62%) Sun
7 4 (6.90%) BMC
7 4 (6.90%) Bomgar
7 4 (6.90%) Remedy
8 3 (5.17%) Google
9 2 (3.45%) Misys
9 2 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (3.45%) Snow
9 2 (3.45%) VMware
9 2 (3.45%) webMethods
10 1 (1.72%) Talend