The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
UK
Rank 481 519 500
Rank change year-on-year +38 -19  
Contract jobs citing JDBC 112 125 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 0.84% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 76 83
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £525 £575
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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14208 14874 14049
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.37% 27.95% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9856 10310 9097
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 227 186
Median hourly rate £42.00 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.38% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £47.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

JDBC
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JDBC in the UK

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JDBC over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JDBC in the UK

JDBC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JDBC in the UK

JDBC
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +17 96 £475 +18.75% 32
London +35 45 £490 +8.88% 17
Scotland +32 13 £400 +14.28%
South East +18 13 £240 -32.39% 6
South West +13 11 - - 1
Hampshire - 9 £240 -
Moray - 9 £388 -
City of London +5 8 £300 -36.50% 5
North West +3 7 £350 -12.50% 4
West Midlands - 6 £544 -
East of England +1 4 £525 +27.27% 2
Manchester -3 4 £350 -12.50% 3
Coventry - 4 £319 -
Cheshire +22 3 £450 +9.09% 1
Nottingham +10 3 £315 -
Chester +7 3 £450 +9.09%
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £315 -
East Midlands -10 3 £315 -30.00%
Bedfordshire - 3 £525 - 1
Berkshire - 3 - - 2
Edinburgh +17 2 £400 +14.28%
Yorkshire +14 2 £300 -27.27% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 2 £300 -
North East -14 2 £300 -1.23%
Tyne and Wear -15 2 £300 -1.23%
Elgin - 2 £300 -
Birmingham - 2 £763 -
Midlands +9 1 - -
Surrey +9 1 £240 -43.52% 2
West Yorkshire +8 1 £300 -27.27%

JDBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for JDBC.

1 182 (80.53%) Java
2 127 (56.19%) Web Services
2 127 (56.19%) JMS
3 116 (51.33%) SOAP
3 116 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (48.23%) XML
5 106 (46.90%) SQL
6 101 (44.69%) JavaScript
7 99 (43.81%) Spring
8 94 (41.59%) J2EE
9 90 (39.82%) REST
10 89 (39.38%) Hibernate
11 84 (37.17%) Linux
12 74 (32.74%) Oracle
12 74 (32.74%) Maven
12 74 (32.74%) Git (software)
13 67 (29.65%) HTML
14 64 (28.32%) JUnit
15 63 (27.88%) XSLT
15 63 (27.88%) Jenkins
16 62 (27.43%) WebSphere
17 61 (26.99%) JIRA
17 61 (26.99%) Unix
18 60 (26.55%) Scrum
19 58 (25.66%) Finance
20 54 (23.89%) JSP
21 53 (23.45%) CSS
21 53 (23.45%) MVC
21 53 (23.45%) TDD
22 52 (23.01%) JBoss

JDBC
Top Related IT Skills 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 62 (27.43%) WebSphere
2 52 (23.01%) JBoss
3 51 (22.57%) Apache
4 37 (16.37%) WebLogic
5 24 (10.62%) Tomcat
6 22 (9.73%) WebSphere Application Server
7 21 (9.29%) CMS
8 13 (5.75%) ATG Dynamo
9 11 (4.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (3.54%) Confluence
11 7 (3.10%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (3.10%) MQSeries
12 4 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (1.77%) Oracle Spatial
13 3 (1.33%) IBM HTTP Server
13 3 (1.33%) IIS
13 3 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
15 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
15 1 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) EngageOne
1 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.77%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.33%) Unica
3 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.44%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.44%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.10%) PaaS
3 6 (2.65%) Bluemix
3 6 (2.65%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (1.77%) Boomi
4 4 (1.77%) iPaaS
5 3 (1.33%) Silverpop
6 2 (0.88%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.44%) Force.com
7 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.85%) SSL
2 17 (7.52%) FTP
3 16 (7.08%) HTTP
4 13 (5.75%) Internet
5 11 (4.87%) LDAP
6 4 (1.77%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.88%) SMTP
8 1 (0.44%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.62%) Oracle Database
2 21 (9.29%) MongoDB
2 21 (9.29%) MySQL
3 19 (8.41%) Big Data
4 15 (6.64%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.31%) Endeca
6 7 (3.10%) SQL Server
7 6 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.65%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.65%) Redis
8 3 (1.33%) DB2
8 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.44%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.44%) OLAP
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 74 (32.74%) Git (software)
1 74 (32.74%) Maven
2 64 (28.32%) JUnit
3 63 (27.88%) Jenkins
4 61 (26.99%) JIRA
5 48 (21.24%) Mockito
6 38 (16.81%) Ant
7 34 (15.04%) Spock
8 33 (14.60%) Gradle
9 32 (14.16%) TeamCity
10 28 (12.39%) Subversion
11 21 (9.29%) Eclipse
12 18 (7.96%) Cucumber
13 17 (7.52%) Selenium
14 15 (6.64%) JMeter
15 13 (5.75%) LoadRunner
15 13 (5.75%) Log4j
15 13 (5.75%) SoapUI
16 8 (3.54%) IntelliJ
17 4 (1.77%) Checkstyle
General
1 58 (25.66%) Finance
2 45 (19.91%) Banking
3 14 (6.19%) Retail
4 11 (4.87%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.54%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.77%) Marketing
7 3 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Back Office
9 1 (0.44%) Billing
9 1 (0.44%) Electronics
9 1 (0.44%) Publishing
9 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 148 (65.49%) Developer
2 95 (42.04%) Java Developer
3 48 (21.24%) Architect
4 36 (15.93%) Senior Developer
5 17 (7.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (7.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (5.31%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (5.31%) WebSphere Developer
8 10 (4.42%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 10 (4.42%) Senior WebSphere Developer
9 9 (3.98%) UI Developer
10 8 (3.54%) Consultant
11 7 (3.10%) Cloud Architect
12 6 (2.65%) Integration Architect
13 5 (2.21%) DevOps Engineer
13 5 (2.21%) E-Commerce Architect
13 5 (2.21%) Lead Developer
13 5 (2.21%) Oracle Developer
13 5 (2.21%) SAP Architect
13 5 (2.21%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (56.19%) JMS
1 127 (56.19%) Web Services
2 116 (51.33%) SOAP
3 109 (48.23%) XML
4 99 (43.81%) Spring
5 94 (41.59%) J2EE
6 90 (39.82%) REST
7 89 (39.38%) Hibernate
8 67 (29.65%) HTML
9 63 (27.88%) XSLT
10 54 (23.89%) JSP
11 53 (23.45%) CSS
12 51 (22.57%) JSON
12 51 (22.57%) Servlets
13 48 (21.24%) Gherkin
13 48 (21.24%) RESTful
14 45 (19.91%) XSD
15 42 (18.58%) jQuery
16 35 (15.49%) AngularJS
17 31 (13.72%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (6.64%) User Experience
3 13 (5.75%) Virtual Team
4 12 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (5.31%) iPad
5 11 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.10%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.65%) Cloud Native
7 6 (2.65%) Clustering
7 6 (2.65%) Web 2.0
8 4 (1.77%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.77%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.77%) Fintech
8 4 (1.77%) Wiki
9 3 (1.33%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.88%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.88%) Derivative
10 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 84 (37.17%) Linux
2 61 (26.99%) Unix
3 11 (4.87%) HPUX
3 11 (4.87%) Solaris
4 9 (3.98%) Windows
5 4 (1.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (26.55%) Scrum
3 53 (23.45%) MVC
3 53 (23.45%) TDD
4 43 (19.03%) SOA
5 41 (18.14%) E-Commerce
6 36 (15.93%) BDD
7 33 (14.60%) Microservices
8 28 (12.39%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (12.39%) Refactoring
9 26 (11.50%) OO
10 23 (10.18%) OOP
11 20 (8.85%) Front End Development
12 19 (8.41%) Automated Testing
12 19 (8.41%) Pair Programming
13 18 (7.96%) High Availability
13 18 (7.96%) Software Engineering
14 17 (7.52%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (7.52%) Web Design
15 16 (7.08%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 182 (80.53%) Java
2 106 (46.90%) SQL
3 101 (44.69%) JavaScript
4 47 (20.80%) Shell Script
5 37 (16.37%) Korn
6 28 (12.39%) PL/SQL
7 24 (10.62%) XPath
8 19 (8.41%) Python
9 18 (7.96%) Scala
10 10 (4.42%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.54%) ES6
12 6 (2.65%) ABAP
12 6 (2.65%) ECMAScript
13 4 (1.77%) ActionScript
13 4 (1.77%) ActionScript 2.0
13 4 (1.77%) ActionScript 3.0
13 4 (1.77%) Perl
13 4 (1.77%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.33%) Jython
14 3 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (13.27%) Degree
2 17 (7.52%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.75%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.85%) FATCA
2 18 (7.96%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.10%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (1.33%) CA Wily
2 2 (0.88%) Ansible
3 1 (0.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.44%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.44%) Control-M
3 1 (0.44%) MOM
3 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (32.74%) Oracle
2 36 (15.93%) Solace
3 25 (11.06%) ATG
4 23 (10.18%) IBM
5 20 (8.85%) MuleSoft
6 19 (8.41%) SAP
7 8 (3.54%) Atlassian
7 8 (3.54%) ServiceNow
8 7 (3.10%) Informatica
8 7 (3.10%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.21%) Apigee
9 5 (2.21%) CA
10 4 (1.77%) Axway
10 4 (1.77%) Dell
10 4 (1.77%) hybris
10 4 (1.77%) Pega
10 4 (1.77%) SnapLogic
10 4 (1.77%) Sybase
10 4 (1.77%) WorldPay
11 3 (1.33%) Microsoft
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