The first table below looks at the demand for OLE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
Rank 126 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLE 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
543 552 553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.03% 22.46% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 208 264
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 71 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
OLE
South East

OLE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLE across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

OLE
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

OLE Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

OLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing OLE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OLE.

1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) ADO
1 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) ODBC
1 2 (66.67%) XML Schema
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) OLE DB
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP HCM
2 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ABAP
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL

OLE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing OLE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OLE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Escalation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HCM Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Payroll Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ADO
1 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) ODBC
1 2 (66.67%) XML Schema
1 2 (66.67%) OLE DB
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ABAP
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase
2 1 (33.33%) SAP