The table below looks at the statistics for OLE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLE over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
South East / Berkshire
Rank - 114 -
Contract jobs citing OLE 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.24% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £600
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
371 501 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.92% 19.83% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 313 337
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 8
Median hourly rate £46.00 £55.55 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.19% +63.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £14.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £175.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

OLE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing OLE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OLE Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OLE
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OLE across the Berkshire region.

OLE Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire