Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 17 November 2018 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 > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 180 174
Rank change year-on-year -8 -6 +13
Contract jobs citing JDBC 9 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.17% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 1.03% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
Scotland median daily rate £406 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +39.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £356 £459 £263
90th Percentile £464 £660 £410
UK median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% -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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,488 1,356 1,231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.31% 27.14% 27.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 826 842 747
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 15
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -36.47% +5.25%
10th Percentile £12.14 £18.75 £22.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.39 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

JDBC
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for JDBC in Scotland

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JDBC in Scotland

JDBC
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Edinburgh +3 5 £363 -23.68% 4
Moray +1 1 £470 -3.59%
Glasgow -20 1 £450 -5.26% 1
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
JDBC
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JDBC.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) Maven
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
4 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) Java EE
4 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) Java 8
5 3 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) Microservices
5 3 (33.33%) JPA
5 3 (33.33%) JBoss
5 3 (33.33%) JMS
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) EJB
6 2 (22.22%) JUnit
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) J2EE
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) RUP
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) XSD
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) WSDL
6 2 (22.22%) XML Schema
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum

JDBC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Maven
2 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
2 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (22.22%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
3 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
4 1 (11.11%) Ant
4 1 (11.11%) Checkstyle
4 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) JMeter
4 1 (11.11%) Mockito
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 4 (44.44%) Java EE
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) EJB
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) JMS
4 3 (33.33%) JPA
4 3 (33.33%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) Apache MINA
5 2 (22.22%) EclipseLink
5 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) React
5 2 (22.22%) Redux
5 2 (22.22%) WSDL
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) XML Schema
5 2 (22.22%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Microservices
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) RUP
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Unified Process
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) API Development
4 1 (11.11%) Code Coverage
4 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Java 8
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) AspectJ
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Scala
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Atlassian
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Teradata
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft