The table below looks at the statistics for ODBC skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ODBC over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank 552 534 493
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -41
Contract jobs citing ODBC 27 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.040% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +200.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +200.00%
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
13442 13306 11554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.32% 27.74% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8992 8932 7437
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 168 346
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £16.66 £17.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

ODBC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ODBC across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ODBC within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 14 £400 -38.46% 4
East of England - 5 £225 -
South East -17 3 £170 -19.04% 4
North West -20 3 £288 -4.16%
Yorkshire -13 2 £231 -
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UK

ODBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ODBC 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 ODBC.

1 34 (69.39%) SQL
2 18 (36.73%) Oracle
2 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
3 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
4 16 (32.65%) Web Services
4 16 (32.65%) Windows
5 15 (30.61%) UNIX
6 14 (28.57%) Oracle Database
7 13 (26.53%) XML
7 13 (26.53%) Shell Script
8 11 (22.45%) MS Office
8 11 (22.45%) Java
9 10 (20.41%) PL/SQL
10 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (16.33%) ETL
10 8 (16.33%) Finance
10 8 (16.33%) Subversion
10 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (14.29%) Business Analysis
11 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (14.29%) Data Structures
11 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (14.29%) OLE
12 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
12 6 (12.24%) Analytics
12 6 (12.24%) HL7
12 6 (12.24%) DICOM
13 5 (10.20%) Document Management

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ODBC 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 ODBC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.20%) uWSGI
1 5 (10.20%) Apache
1 5 (10.20%) CMS
2 4 (8.16%) Drupal
3 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.04%) Confluence
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.04%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Office
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Wireless
1 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.08%) DNS
1 2 (4.08%) LAN
1 2 (4.08%) WAN
1 2 (4.08%) DHCP
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 14 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
6 5 (10.20%) RDBMS
6 5 (10.20%) MySQL
6 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (8.16%) FileMaker
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (4.08%) PowerCenter
9 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (2.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Subversion
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.16%) JIRA
4 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.12%) Toad
5 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Billing
3 3 (6.12%) Spanish Language
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Consultant
3 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 6 (12.24%) Integration Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Data Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) DBA
6 3 (6.12%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (4.08%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) IT Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) Web Services
2 13 (26.53%) XML
3 7 (14.29%) OLE
4 5 (10.20%) Regular Expression
4 5 (10.20%) WSGI
5 4 (8.16%) SOAP
5 4 (8.16%) .NET
5 4 (8.16%) J2EE
5 4 (8.16%) HTML
5 4 (8.16%) RESTful
5 4 (8.16%) Django
6 3 (6.12%) XML Schema
6 3 (6.12%) JDBC
6 3 (6.12%) JSP
6 3 (6.12%) Servlets
6 3 (6.12%) XSL
7 1 (2.04%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.04%) Ajax
7 1 (2.04%) XPages
7 1 (2.04%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 5 (10.20%) NHS
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) Data Extraction
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) Clustering
5 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.08%) BYOD
5 2 (4.08%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.04%) User Experience
6 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 15 (30.61%) UNIX
3 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.04%) Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) ETL
2 7 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.24%) Analytics
4 5 (10.20%) Document Management
4 5 (10.20%) Web Development
4 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (10.20%) DevOps
5 4 (8.16%) Migration
5 4 (8.16%) Project Management
5 4 (8.16%) CRM
5 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.16%) Web Application Development
5 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
5 4 (8.16%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (8.16%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) Information Governance
6 3 (6.12%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) SQL
2 13 (26.53%) Shell Script
3 11 (22.45%) Java
4 10 (20.41%) PL/SQL
5 5 (10.20%) Python
5 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.20%) PHP
6 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (6.12%) VBA
6 3 (6.12%) VB
6 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.12%) Tcl
7 2 (4.08%) VBScript
7 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.04%) RPG
8 1 (2.04%) C#
8 1 (2.04%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) HL7
1 6 (12.24%) DICOM
2 3 (6.12%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Shibboleth
2 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Puppet
2 4 (8.16%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Oracle
2 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.20%) VMware
4 4 (8.16%) Citrix
5 3 (6.12%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.08%) IBM
6 2 (4.08%) Dell
6 2 (4.08%) Informatica
6 2 (4.08%) McAfee
6 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.08%) Sun
7 1 (2.04%) Siebel
7 1 (2.04%) Misys
7 1 (2.04%) NetApp
7 1 (2.04%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) Teradata
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