The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
England / North West
Rank 125 127 144
Rank change year-on-year +2 +17  
Contract jobs citing JDBC 7 31 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.27% 0.81% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 3.04% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 6
Median daily rate £350 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +4.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 811 1020 841
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 31.41% 26.58% 23.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 680 513
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 42 23
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.26 £19.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

JDBC
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JDBC in the North West

JDBC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JDBC in the North West

JDBC
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -5 4 £350 -12.50% 3
Cheshire +23 3 £450 +9.09% 1
JDBC
England

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 North West region with a requirement for JDBC.

1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) JMS
2 7 (63.64%) J2EE
3 6 (54.55%) SSL
4 5 (45.45%) IBM
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) ActionScript
5 4 (36.36%) MySQL
5 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (36.36%) ODBC
5 4 (36.36%) Unix
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) FTP
5 4 (36.36%) HTTP
5 4 (36.36%) HTTPS
5 4 (36.36%) EDIFACT
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Retail
5 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
5 4 (36.36%) Axway
5 4 (36.36%) ActionScript 3.0
5 4 (36.36%) ActionScript 2.0
6 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) POJO
6 3 (27.27%) High Availability
6 3 (27.27%) Spring
6 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (36.36%) WebSphere
1 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (27.27%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) SSL
2 4 (36.36%) FTP
2 4 (36.36%) HTTP
2 4 (36.36%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Integration Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Product Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Server Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) J2EE
2 7 (63.64%) JMS
3 4 (36.36%) EDIFACT
3 4 (36.36%) ODBC
4 3 (27.27%) JAXB
4 3 (27.27%) JAX-WS
4 3 (27.27%) POJO
4 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 3 (27.27%) Spring
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) WSDL
4 3 (27.27%) XSLT
5 2 (18.18%) JiBX
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
6 1 (9.09%) JSP
6 1 (9.09%) Middleware
6 1 (9.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) AOP
1 3 (27.27%) High Availability
1 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
1 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (9.09%) Kanban
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) ActionScript
2 4 (36.36%) ActionScript 2.0
2 4 (36.36%) ActionScript 3.0
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) IBM
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Axway
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
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