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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank 559 565 490
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -75
Contract jobs citing ODBC 24 17 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.034% 0.082%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.12% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 8
Average daily rate
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£294 £300 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £234 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £525 £560
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
13693 13713 11856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.10% 27.27% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8983 9024 7581
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 205 335
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.82 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +13 14 £425 +1.19% 3
East of England +24 3 £225 - 1
North West -18 3 £288 -30.30%
South East -11 2 £170 -32.00% 3
South West +4 1 £300 -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
ODBC
UK

ODBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (64.71%) SQL
2 20 (39.22%) Web Services
3 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
4 15 (29.41%) Windows
5 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
6 13 (25.49%) UNIX
6 13 (25.49%) Oracle
7 11 (21.57%) Shell Script
8 10 (19.61%) XML
8 10 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database
8 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
9 9 (17.65%) Java
10 8 (15.69%) MS Office
10 8 (15.69%) ETL
10 8 (15.69%) Workflow
10 8 (15.69%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (13.73%) Analytics
11 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (13.73%) EAI
11 7 (13.73%) Siebel
11 7 (13.73%) PL/SQL
12 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (11.76%) Subversion
12 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (11.76%) Validation
12 6 (11.76%) OLE
12 6 (11.76%) HL7
12 6 (11.76%) DICOM
12 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (9.80%) uWSGI
1 5 (9.80%) CMS
1 5 (9.80%) Apache
2 4 (7.84%) Drupal
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.96%) Confluence
5 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.96%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.96%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) LAN
1 2 (3.92%) WAN
1 2 (3.92%) DHCP
1 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.92%) DNS
1 2 (3.92%) Wireless
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database
2 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (9.80%) MySQL
6 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (5.88%) FileMaker
7 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.92%) PowerCenter
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (3.92%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (3.92%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Subversion
2 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.92%) JIRA
5 1 (1.96%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.96%) Toad
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.92%) Publishing
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Consultant
3 8 (15.69%) Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) Integration Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) DBA
7 3 (5.88%) Siebel Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.92%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) IT Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Cognos Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) Web Services
2 10 (19.61%) XML
3 6 (11.76%) OLE
4 5 (9.80%) WSGI
4 5 (9.80%) Regular Expression
5 4 (7.84%) .NET
5 4 (7.84%) Django
6 3 (5.88%) XSL
6 3 (5.88%) XML Schema
7 2 (3.92%) SOAP
7 2 (3.92%) HTML
7 2 (3.92%) J2EE
8 1 (1.96%) Application Packaging
8 1 (1.96%) XPages
8 1 (1.96%) RESTful
8 1 (1.96%) Ajax
8 1 (1.96%) JDBC
8 1 (1.96%) JSP
8 1 (1.96%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (11.76%) Data Structures
2 5 (9.80%) NHS
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.92%) Clustering
5 2 (3.92%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.92%) User Experience
5 2 (3.92%) BYOD
6 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) UNIX
3 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (15.69%) ETL
2 8 (15.69%) Workflow
2 8 (15.69%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (13.73%) Analytics
3 7 (13.73%) EAI
4 6 (11.76%) Validation
4 6 (11.76%) Data Validation
5 5 (9.80%) DevOps
5 5 (9.80%) Web Development
5 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.80%) Project Management
5 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
5 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.84%) Document Management
6 4 (7.84%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (5.88%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) SQL
2 11 (21.57%) Shell Script
3 9 (17.65%) Java
4 7 (13.73%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.80%) Python
5 5 (9.80%) PHP
6 3 (5.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (5.88%) Tcl
6 3 (5.88%) VB
6 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.92%) VBScript
7 2 (3.92%) VBA
7 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.96%) LotusScript
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.96%) RPG
8 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.96%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) HL7
1 6 (11.76%) DICOM
2 3 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Shibboleth
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) vSphere
4 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Puppet
2 4 (7.84%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) Oracle
3 7 (13.73%) Siebel
4 4 (7.84%) VMware
4 4 (7.84%) Citrix
5 3 (5.88%) Cognos
6 2 (3.92%) IBM
6 2 (3.92%) Sun
6 2 (3.92%) McAfee
6 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.92%) Dell
6 2 (3.92%) Informatica
7 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Teradata
7 1 (1.96%) Misys
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