The table below looks at the statistics for ODBC skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ODBC over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank 600 595 585
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing ODBC 8 24 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.047% 0.085%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.055% 0.16% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 36
Median daily rate £375 £400 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £547 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £428
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ODBC
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14501 14924 14185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.26% 29.36% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10067 10456 9825
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 241 162
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

ODBC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ODBC Jobs Demand Trend in England

ODBC
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ODBC Daily Rate Trend in England

ODBC
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ODBC across the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

ODBC Daily Rate Histogram in England

ODBC
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ODBC Hourly Rate Trend in England

ODBC
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ODBC within the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
North West +7 3 £375 +3.44%
East of England - 2 £425 -
South West +10 1 - - 1
London -15 1 £400 -23.80%
West Midlands -21 1 £125 -44.44% 1
ODBC
UK

ODBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ODBC 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 England region with a requirement for ODBC.

1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) Apache
3 10 (37.04%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) Finance
4 9 (33.33%) SOAP
4 9 (33.33%) Windows
4 9 (33.33%) Linux
4 9 (33.33%) LDAP
4 9 (33.33%) HTML5
4 9 (33.33%) REST
4 9 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (33.33%) DevOps
5 8 (29.63%) Apache Spark
5 8 (29.63%) Kubernetes
5 8 (29.63%) GraphX
5 8 (29.63%) Mesosphere
5 8 (29.63%) Parquet
5 8 (29.63%) Ansible
5 8 (29.63%) Docker
5 8 (29.63%) Akka
5 8 (29.63%) TypeScript
5 8 (29.63%) Redis
5 8 (29.63%) Neo4j
5 8 (29.63%) Big Data
5 8 (29.63%) Big Data Analytics
5 8 (29.63%) Data Analytics
5 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
5 8 (29.63%) Analytics
5 8 (29.63%) Apache Avro
5 8 (29.63%) Apache Cassandra

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 11 (40.74%) Apache
2 9 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (29.63%) Apache Spark
4 5 (18.52%) IIS
5 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
6 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (3.70%) CMS
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (3.70%) SAS
7 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP BPC
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.70%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) LDAP
2 8 (29.63%) DNS
2 8 (29.63%) DSL
3 7 (25.93%) FCAPS
4 2 (7.41%) Internet
4 2 (7.41%) Intranet
4 2 (7.41%) IP Telephony
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (29.63%) Big Data
1 8 (29.63%) CouchDB
1 8 (29.63%) HBase
1 8 (29.63%) Neo4j
1 8 (29.63%) Parquet
1 8 (29.63%) Redis
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.41%) MS Access
4 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Advertising
3 2 (7.41%) Back Office
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
4 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Sun Support
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) Sage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) HTML5
2 9 (33.33%) REST
2 9 (33.33%) SOAP
3 8 (29.63%) Akka
3 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
3 8 (29.63%) Apache Avro
3 8 (29.63%) CSS
3 8 (29.63%) CSS3
3 8 (29.63%) GraphX
3 8 (29.63%) WebSockets
4 5 (18.52%) JDBC
5 4 (14.81%) XML
6 3 (11.11%) .NET
6 3 (11.11%) J2EE
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.41%) EJB
7 2 (7.41%) JSP
7 2 (7.41%) Servlets
7 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) AS400
2 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Blog
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) CMDB
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) PACS
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Mesosphere
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) DevOps
2 8 (29.63%) Analytics
2 8 (29.63%) Big Data Analytics
2 8 (29.63%) Data Analytics
2 8 (29.63%) Use Case
3 7 (25.93%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) CRM
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Investment Management
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 3 (11.11%) Practice Management
5 3 (11.11%) Release Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Document Management
6 2 (7.41%) ITSM
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) Scala
2 8 (29.63%) TypeScript
3 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) VB6
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) MCSE
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (7.41%) MCDST
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) MCDBA
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) DICOM
3 1 (3.70%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Docker
2 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Ansible
1 8 (29.63%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Nokia
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Sun
4 4 (14.81%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) Sybase
5 2 (7.41%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.70%) Informatica
6 1 (3.70%) InterSystems
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Sage
6 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.70%) Siemens