The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 28 June 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)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 249 236
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13  
Contract jobs citing JDBC 11 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.84% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 22
Median daily rate £600 £501 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.88% +26.30%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £373
% change year-on-year - +27.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year - +44.73%  

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 South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2109 2395 2371
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.29% 26.68% 25.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1535 1502
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 56 29
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £12.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

JDBC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JDBC in the South East

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JDBC in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JDBC in the South East

JDBC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JDBC in the South East

JDBC
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Buckinghamshire -13 6 £600 - 1
Berkshire +18 4 £550 +14.22% 1
Surrey - 1 £425 -
JDBC
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region with a requirement for JDBC.

1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 18 (78.26%) J2EE
3 16 (69.57%) JMS
4 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (56.52%) XML
4 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
5 12 (52.17%) WebSphere
6 11 (47.83%) Oracle
6 11 (47.83%) JSP
6 11 (47.83%) Spring
6 11 (47.83%) Web Services
7 10 (43.48%) JBoss
7 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database
7 10 (43.48%) Microservices
8 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (39.13%) Apache
8 9 (39.13%) Linux
8 9 (39.13%) SOA
8 9 (39.13%) WebLogic
8 9 (39.13%) Hibernate
9 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
9 8 (34.78%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (30.43%) Personalization
10 7 (30.43%) BDD
10 7 (30.43%) Quality Management
10 7 (30.43%) ATG
10 7 (30.43%) ATG Dynamo
10 7 (30.43%) Log4j
10 7 (30.43%) Subversion
10 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering

JDBC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (52.17%) WebSphere
2 10 (43.48%) JBoss
3 9 (39.13%) Apache
3 9 (39.13%) WebLogic
4 7 (30.43%) ATG Dynamo
5 6 (26.09%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (26.09%) Bluemix
1 6 (26.09%) IBM Cloud
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (26.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.04%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Ant
1 7 (30.43%) Log4j
1 7 (30.43%) Subversion
2 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 5 (21.74%) Maven
3 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.04%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.35%) Gradle
5 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
5 1 (4.35%) JUnit
5 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Cloud Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) J2EE
2 16 (69.57%) JMS
3 13 (56.52%) XML
4 11 (47.83%) JSP
4 11 (47.83%) Spring
4 11 (47.83%) Web Services
5 9 (39.13%) Hibernate
6 7 (30.43%) HTML
6 7 (30.43%) Servlets
6 7 (30.43%) XSLT
7 6 (26.09%) JMX
8 4 (17.39%) REST
8 4 (17.39%) SOAP
9 3 (13.04%) Apache Camel
9 3 (13.04%) CSS
9 3 (13.04%) Java EE
10 2 (8.70%) Gherkin
10 2 (8.70%) JPA
10 2 (8.70%) JSF
10 2 (8.70%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Cloud Native
1 6 (26.09%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Microservices
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (39.13%) SOA
4 8 (34.78%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
5 7 (30.43%) BDD
5 7 (30.43%) Personalization
5 7 (30.43%) Quality Management
5 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
6 6 (26.09%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) Scrum
8 4 (17.39%) Pair Programming
8 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
9 3 (13.04%) DevOps
9 3 (13.04%) MVC
10 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
10 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (8.70%) TDD
10 2 (8.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) Go
3 6 (26.09%) Ruby
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.70%) Scala
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) Jython
6 1 (4.35%) Korn
6 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) ATG
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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