Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 155 189
Rank change year-on-year -41 +34 -3
Contract jobs citing JDBC 15 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.27% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 1.35% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 6
Scotland median daily rate £450 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +35.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £349 £346 £325
90th Percentile £500 £582 £400
UK median daily rate £473 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -3.08% +8.33% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £55.00

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 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 1,590 1,256 1,265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.88% 29.07% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 793 752
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £312 £288 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 16
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £43.39 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +20.53% -10.00%
10th Percentile £11.52 £14.49 £13.75
90th Percentile £43.00 £48.71 £46.06
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11% -2.70%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JDBC in Scotland over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 15 August 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 -14 8 £363 -23.68% 1
Glasgow -21 6 £500 +5.26%
Moray +1 1 £470 -3.59%
JDBC
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 12 (80.00%) Spring
1 12 (80.00%) Maven
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Java
3 9 (60.00%) Web Services
4 8 (53.33%) J2EE
5 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
5 7 (46.67%) JMS
5 7 (46.67%) REST
6 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (40.00%) SOAP
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) XML
7 5 (33.33%) JUnit
7 5 (33.33%) JBoss
7 5 (33.33%) Java EE
8 4 (26.67%) JNDI
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
8 4 (26.67%) MVC
8 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
8 4 (26.67%) ETL
8 4 (26.67%) FTP
8 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
8 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
8 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
8 4 (26.67%) HBase
8 4 (26.67%) Spring Batch
8 4 (26.67%) Apache Hive

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 5 (33.33%) JBoss
2 4 (26.67%) Apache Pig
2 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) FTP
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Apache Hive
1 4 (26.67%) Big Data
1 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (26.67%) HBase
1 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Parquet
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Maven
2 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (33.33%) JUnit
4 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
5 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (13.33%) JMeter
6 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
6 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
7 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
7 1 (6.67%) JIRA
7 1 (6.67%) Mockito
7 1 (6.67%) Selenium
7 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Spring
2 9 (60.00%) Web Services
3 8 (53.33%) J2EE
4 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
4 7 (46.67%) JMS
4 7 (46.67%) REST
5 6 (40.00%) SOAP
5 6 (40.00%) XML
6 5 (33.33%) Java EE
7 4 (26.67%) JNDI
7 4 (26.67%) Spring Batch
8 3 (20.00%) JPA
8 3 (20.00%) JSON
8 3 (20.00%) XSD
9 2 (13.33%) CSS
9 2 (13.33%) EJB
9 2 (13.33%) HTML
9 2 (13.33%) WSDL
9 2 (13.33%) XML Schema
9 2 (13.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) CentOS
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) ETL
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (13.33%) RUP
3 2 (13.33%) SOA
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Unified Process
3 2 (13.33%) Use Case
4 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
4 1 (6.67%) BDD
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Microservices
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Java 8
3 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) AspectJ
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) Scala
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Atlassian