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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank 604 592 590
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing ODBC 13 45 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.086% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.085% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 36 20
Median daily rate £375 £440 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £268 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £527 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
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
15257 15166 14319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.18% 28.88% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10613 10596 9505
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 261 156
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
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 1 October 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 1 October 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
South West +14 4 - - 1
North West +4 4 £375 -21.05%
East of England - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire +13 1 £300 +33.33%
South East +9 1 £300 - 1
London -16 1 £265 -43.61% 2
ODBC
UK

ODBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 24 (60.00%) SQL
2 16 (40.00%) Finance
3 15 (37.50%) Windows
4 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (27.50%) Apache
5 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
6 10 (25.00%) Apache Spark
7 9 (22.50%) DevOps
7 9 (22.50%) REST
7 9 (22.50%) Big Data
7 9 (22.50%) Analytics
7 9 (22.50%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (22.50%) Linux
7 9 (22.50%) LDAP
7 9 (22.50%) HTML
7 9 (22.50%) SOAP
8 8 (20.00%) ITIL
8 8 (20.00%) CSS
8 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (20.00%) CRM
8 8 (20.00%) DNS
8 8 (20.00%) DSL
8 8 (20.00%) Akka
8 8 (20.00%) TypeScript
8 8 (20.00%) Redis
8 8 (20.00%) Neo4j
8 8 (20.00%) Apache Avro
8 8 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
8 8 (20.00%) Data Analytics
8 8 (20.00%) HBase

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 (27.50%) Apache
2 10 (25.00%) Apache Spark
3 9 (22.50%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (10.00%) IIS
6 2 (5.00%) Apache Pig
6 2 (5.00%) IBM Notes
6 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.50%) CMS
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (2.50%) SAS
7 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) LDAP
2 8 (20.00%) DNS
2 8 (20.00%) DSL
3 7 (17.50%) FCAPS
4 4 (10.00%) Internet
4 4 (10.00%) Intranet
4 4 (10.00%) LAN
4 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.00%) WAN
6 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) Big Data
3 8 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (20.00%) CouchDB
3 8 (20.00%) HBase
3 8 (20.00%) Neo4j
3 8 (20.00%) Parquet
3 8 (20.00%) Redis
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
6 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (5.00%) Data Lake
7 2 (5.00%) HCatalog
7 2 (5.00%) Mahout
7 2 (5.00%) SAP HANA
7 2 (5.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Legal
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Back Office
4 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Advertising
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Analyst
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Administrator
3 3 (7.50%) Consultant
3 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
3 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Programmer
3 3 (7.50%) Sun Support
4 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Information Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Integration Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Java Programmer
4 2 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Lotus Notes Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) HTML
1 9 (22.50%) REST
1 9 (22.50%) SOAP
2 8 (20.00%) Akka
2 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (20.00%) Apache Avro
2 8 (20.00%) CSS
2 8 (20.00%) CSS3
2 8 (20.00%) GraphX
2 8 (20.00%) HTML5
2 8 (20.00%) WebSockets
3 7 (17.50%) JDBC
4 4 (10.00%) .NET
4 4 (10.00%) XML
5 3 (7.50%) J2EE
5 3 (7.50%) JSON
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.00%) EJB
6 2 (5.00%) JSP
6 2 (5.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.00%) AS400
1 4 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.00%) NHS
3 1 (2.50%) Blog
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) CMDB
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
3 9 (22.50%) Linux
4 8 (20.00%) Mesosphere
5 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Analytics
1 9 (22.50%) DevOps
2 8 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 8 (20.00%) CRM
2 8 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 8 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (20.00%) Use Case
3 6 (15.00%) Change Management
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) Document Management
4 5 (12.50%) ITSM
4 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.50%) Workflow
5 3 (7.50%) ETL
5 3 (7.50%) Investment Management
5 3 (7.50%) ITIL V3
5 3 (7.50%) Practice Management
5 3 (7.50%) Release Management
6 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (20.00%) Scala
2 8 (20.00%) TypeScript
3 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) VB
5 4 (10.00%) VBA
6 3 (7.50%) VBScript
7 2 (5.00%) C#
7 2 (5.00%) LotusScript
7 2 (5.00%) R
8 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) MCSE
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) MCDST
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.50%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.50%) MCP
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Docker
2 5 (12.50%) Terminal Services
2 5 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Ansible
1 8 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Nokia
1 7 (17.50%) SAP
2 5 (12.50%) Sun
2 5 (12.50%) Sybase
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.50%) IBM
5 2 (5.00%) Informatica
5 2 (5.00%) Lotus
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle
5 2 (5.00%) Sage
5 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.50%) Alteryx
6 1 (2.50%) Avaya
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.50%) Siebel
6 1 (2.50%) Siemens
6 1 (2.50%) WorldPay