The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 30 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.

Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
England / South West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 139 139
Rank change year-on-year +13 0  
Contract jobs citing JDBC 12 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.46% 0.034% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.58% 0.14% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £300 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £375
% change year-on-year -5.40% -1.33%  
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 South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 759 709 767
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 29.19% 24.36% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 472 504
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 52 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

JDBC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JDBC in the South West

JDBC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JDBC in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 South West region with a requirement for JDBC.

1 21 (91.30%) Java
2 18 (78.26%) SOAP
3 17 (73.91%) XML
4 15 (65.22%) Web Services
5 14 (60.87%) XSLT
5 14 (60.87%) J2EE
5 14 (60.87%) Oracle
5 14 (60.87%) Apache
5 14 (60.87%) JMS
5 14 (60.87%) Hibernate
5 14 (60.87%) Spring
6 13 (56.52%) Content Management
6 13 (56.52%) Endeca
6 13 (56.52%) WebSphere
6 13 (56.52%) QA
6 13 (56.52%) Load Testing
6 13 (56.52%) ATG
6 13 (56.52%) CMS
6 13 (56.52%) JBoss
6 13 (56.52%) E-Commerce
6 13 (56.52%) JMX
6 13 (56.52%) B2B
6 13 (56.52%) B2C
6 13 (56.52%) Internet
6 13 (56.52%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (56.52%) WebLogic
6 13 (56.52%) JSP
6 13 (56.52%) Servlets
6 13 (56.52%) Struts
6 13 (56.52%) Software Architecture

JDBC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 14 (60.87%) Apache
2 13 (56.52%) CMS
2 13 (56.52%) JBoss
2 13 (56.52%) WebLogic
2 13 (56.52%) WebSphere
2 13 (56.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.35%) Anypoint
3 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.35%) Mule
3 1 (4.35%) Mule ESB
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) AMQP
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) Endeca
2 4 (17.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JMeter
1 6 (26.09%) Selenium
2 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) Mockito
3 1 (4.35%) NetBeans
3 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Data Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Integration Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Integration Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) SOAP
2 17 (73.91%) XML
3 15 (65.22%) Web Services
4 14 (60.87%) Hibernate
4 14 (60.87%) J2EE
4 14 (60.87%) JMS
4 14 (60.87%) Spring
4 14 (60.87%) XSLT
5 13 (56.52%) JMX
5 13 (56.52%) JSP
5 13 (56.52%) Servlets
5 13 (56.52%) Struts
6 8 (34.78%) RESTful
7 6 (26.09%) CSS
7 6 (26.09%) HTML
8 3 (13.04%) XSD
9 2 (8.70%) JSON
9 2 (8.70%) REST
10 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) iPad
1 13 (56.52%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) B2B
1 13 (56.52%) B2C
1 13 (56.52%) Capacity Planning
1 13 (56.52%) Content Management
1 13 (56.52%) E-Commerce
1 13 (56.52%) High Availability
1 13 (56.52%) Load Testing
1 13 (56.52%) Performance Tuning
1 13 (56.52%) Software Architecture
2 9 (39.13%) MVC
3 8 (34.78%) OOP
4 6 (26.09%) OO
5 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (4.35%) BDD
7 1 (4.35%) Content Enrichment
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) Python
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
1 1 (4.35%) Varnish
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 13 (56.52%) ATG
3 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
South West
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