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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank 579 557 542
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -15
Contract jobs citing ODBC 12 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.054% 0.051%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.089% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 12
Average daily rate £375 £325 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -31.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £212 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £430 £559
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £528
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -38.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.00
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
13537 12544 12153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.63% 26.94% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9469 8463 7738
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 177 251
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.65 £46.33 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 8 £381 -4.68% 5
South East +5 3 £370 +13.84% 6
North West -12 1 £375 +78.57%
ODBC
UK

ODBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 27 (57.45%) Web Services
2 25 (53.19%) JDBC
3 23 (48.94%) SOAP
4 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
4 20 (42.55%) SQL
5 19 (40.43%) CMS
5 19 (40.43%) REST
5 19 (40.43%) ServiceNow
6 13 (27.66%) Taleo
6 13 (27.66%) XML
7 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
7 11 (23.40%) Oracle
7 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
8 10 (21.28%) Java
8 10 (21.28%) Windows
8 10 (21.28%) ERP
9 8 (17.02%) .NET
9 8 (17.02%) Degree
10 7 (14.89%) Finance
11 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
11 6 (12.77%) Middleware
11 6 (12.77%) Migration
11 6 (12.77%) VB
11 6 (12.77%) C#
11 6 (12.77%) HTML
11 6 (12.77%) Unix
11 6 (12.77%) ETL
11 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (12.77%) Data Structures
12 5 (10.64%) Software Testing

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 19 (40.43%) CMS
2 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.51%) IIS
4 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.13%) Apache
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Teamcenter
2 3 (6.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.13%) Sage 1000
3 1 (2.13%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.66%) Taleo
2 2 (4.26%) Boomi
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) PaaS
3 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) FTP
1 3 (6.38%) HTTP
1 3 (6.38%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.13%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (10.64%) MS Access
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.26%) Big Data
5 2 (4.26%) Datazen
5 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.26%) MySQL
5 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) Redis
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) HP UFT
1 3 (6.38%) Introscope
1 3 (6.38%) JProfiler
1 3 (6.38%) LoadRunner
1 3 (6.38%) Rational Performance Tester
1 3 (6.38%) Toad
2 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Advertising
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) ServiceNow Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Applications Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.38%) Applications Support Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) AS400 Support
5 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Support Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) ERP Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Sage Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) Web Services
2 25 (53.19%) JDBC
3 23 (48.94%) SOAP
4 19 (40.43%) REST
5 13 (27.66%) XML
6 8 (17.02%) .NET
7 6 (12.77%) HTML
7 6 (12.77%) Middleware
8 3 (6.38%) XSLT
9 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.26%) ADO
9 2 (4.26%) ADO.NET
9 2 (4.26%) Autofac
9 2 (4.26%) CSS
9 2 (4.26%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.26%) J2EE
9 2 (4.26%) OLE
9 2 (4.26%) OLE DB
9 2 (4.26%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (4.26%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Data Structures
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Data Integration
2 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.38%) AS400
3 3 (6.38%) iSeries
3 3 (6.38%) NHS
4 2 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (4.26%) Smart Meter
4 2 (4.26%) User Experience
5 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.13%) Linked Data
5 1 (2.13%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Unix
3 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Solaris
4 1 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) ERP
2 6 (12.77%) ETL
2 6 (12.77%) Migration
3 5 (10.64%) Data Modelling
3 5 (10.64%) Software Testing
4 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (8.51%) High Availability
4 4 (8.51%) ITIL
4 4 (8.51%) PLM
4 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.38%) Code Optimisation
5 3 (6.38%) Data Transformation
5 3 (6.38%) Functional Testing
5 3 (6.38%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (6.38%) Open Source
5 3 (6.38%) Performance Testing
5 3 (6.38%) Regression Testing
5 3 (6.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (6.38%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
1 20 (42.55%) SQL
2 10 (21.28%) Java
3 6 (12.77%) C#
3 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
3 6 (12.77%) VB
4 5 (10.64%) C++
5 3 (6.38%) C
5 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.38%) RPG
5 3 (6.38%) Tcl
6 2 (4.26%) Python
6 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.26%) VBA
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) Ruby
7 1 (2.13%) Scala
7 1 (2.13%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) MCSE
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.51%) MCDBA
3 4 (8.51%) MCP
4 3 (6.38%) ISEB
4 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.13%) MCSD
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Data Quality
1 3 (6.38%) DICOM
1 3 (6.38%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) HP SiteScope
1 3 (6.38%) nmon
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (4.26%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) ServiceNow
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) Sage
4 4 (8.51%) Siemens
5 3 (6.38%) IBM
5 3 (6.38%) Infor
5 3 (6.38%) MAPICS
6 2 (4.26%) Dell
6 2 (4.26%) MuleSoft
6 2 (4.26%) Remedy
6 2 (4.26%) Tableau
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