The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JDBC 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £544 - -
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 West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 550 691 609
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.44% 24.96% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 420 388
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £34.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -41.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £9.00 £17.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £45.60
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 West Midlands

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

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JDBC in the West Midlands

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JDBC in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JDBC in the West Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JDBC in the West Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Coventry - 3 £319 -
Birmingham - 2 £763 - 1
JDBC
England

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for JDBC.

1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) ODBC
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) LDAP
2 6 (54.55%) SSL
2 6 (54.55%) SAML
2 6 (54.55%) ITSM
2 6 (54.55%) ServiceNow
2 6 (54.55%) REST
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
5 3 (27.27%) Apache Axis
5 3 (27.27%) Wiki
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) JSP
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) JBoss
6 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
6 2 (18.18%) Struts
6 2 (18.18%) EJB
6 2 (18.18%) Ant
6 2 (18.18%) JUnit
6 2 (18.18%) JAXB
6 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
6 2 (18.18%) Subversion
7 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking

JDBC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (27.27%) JBoss
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LDAP
1 6 (54.55%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Ant
1 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
1 2 (18.18%) JUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) NWDS
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) ITSM Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Deployment Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) ODBC
1 6 (54.55%) REST
1 6 (54.55%) SAML
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) Apache Axis
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) JSP
2 3 (27.27%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) EJB
3 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 2 (18.18%) JAXB
3 2 (18.18%) Struts
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) Java EE
4 1 (9.09%) JSTL
4 1 (9.09%) LAMP
4 1 (9.09%) SAP PI
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (27.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITSM
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) ServiceNow
2 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) SAP