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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank 539 533 548
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Contract jobs citing ODBC 30 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.044% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £440 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +76.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £255 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £365 £250
% change year-on-year
-17.80% +46.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 - £20.75
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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
14204 13991 14537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.92% 29.21% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9175 9166 9070
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 238 342
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.60 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 +10 11 £475 -13.63% 1
South East +6 9 £350 - 2
Yorkshire +4 3 £246 -
West Midlands -13 1 - -
East of England - - - - 3
ODBC
UK

ODBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 30 (61.22%) SQL
2 22 (44.90%) Oracle
2 22 (44.90%) Windows
3 19 (38.78%) Java
4 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
5 16 (32.65%) UNIX
6 15 (30.61%) C++
7 14 (28.57%) Shell Script
8 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
8 13 (26.53%) XML
9 12 (24.49%) JDBC
9 12 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (22.45%) .NET
10 11 (22.45%) Python
10 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
11 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
12 9 (18.37%) SOAP
12 9 (18.37%) Linux
12 9 (18.37%) Subversion
13 8 (16.33%) C
13 8 (16.33%) PHP
13 8 (16.33%) VB
13 8 (16.33%) MySQL
13 8 (16.33%) Finance
14 7 (14.29%) C#
14 7 (14.29%) HTML
14 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
14 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
14 7 (14.29%) MS Office
14 7 (14.29%) Apache

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 7 (14.29%) Apache
2 4 (8.16%) CMS
2 4 (8.16%) uWSGI
3 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.08%) Apache Pig
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.04%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Office
2 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.08%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.04%) MS Project
4 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) LAN
1 7 (14.29%) WAN
2 6 (12.24%) HTTP
2 6 (12.24%) DNS
3 4 (8.16%) FTP
4 3 (6.12%) HTTPS
5 2 (4.08%) Intranet
5 2 (4.08%) Internet
5 2 (4.08%) Wireless
5 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.04%) VPN
6 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.04%) DHCP
6 1 (2.04%) VoIP
6 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.04%) ZigBee
6 1 (2.04%) Telnet
6 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
4 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
5 8 (16.33%) MySQL
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
6 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (6.12%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (4.08%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
8 2 (4.08%) Apache Hive
8 2 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (4.08%) HBase
8 2 (4.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Subversion
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.20%) Toad
3 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.12%) Rational Performance Tester
4 3 (6.12%) MyEclipse
4 3 (6.12%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (6.12%) LoadRunner
4 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (6.12%) Introscope
4 3 (6.12%) Bugzilla
4 3 (6.12%) NetBeans
4 3 (6.12%) JProfiler
4 3 (6.12%) JIRA
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.04%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
2 5 (10.20%) Investment Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) International Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Front Office
5 1 (2.04%) Back Office
5 1 (2.04%) Advertising
5 1 (2.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) Test Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Architect
4 3 (6.12%) Applications Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (6.12%) Report Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Designer
4 3 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Database Developer
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Developer
5 2 (4.08%) DBA
5 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.08%) Design Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Data Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) XML
2 12 (24.49%) JDBC
3 11 (22.45%) .NET
4 9 (18.37%) SOAP
5 7 (14.29%) HTML
5 7 (14.29%) Ajax
6 6 (12.24%) Web Services
7 5 (10.20%) OLE DB
7 5 (10.20%) Middleware
7 5 (10.20%) J2EE
7 5 (10.20%) jQuery
7 5 (10.20%) Regular Expression
8 4 (8.16%) WSGI
8 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
8 4 (8.16%) XSL
9 3 (6.12%) Struts
9 3 (6.12%) ADO
9 3 (6.12%) ADO.NET
9 3 (6.12%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Blackberry
1 3 (6.12%) Replication
1 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.08%) iPhone
2 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.08%) Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.04%) Equities
3 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.04%) Statistics
3 1 (2.04%) Animation
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.04%) W3C
3 1 (2.04%) LIMS
3 1 (2.04%) AS400
3 1 (2.04%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) UNIX
3 9 (18.37%) Linux
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.20%) Solaris
6 4 (8.16%) Android
6 4 (8.16%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.12%) Windows 2000
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.29%) ETL
2 6 (12.24%) Migration
3 5 (10.20%) SOA
3 5 (10.20%) ITIL
3 5 (10.20%) OO
3 5 (10.20%) Performance Testing
3 5 (10.20%) Analytics
4 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.16%) Scrum
4 4 (8.16%) Software Testing
5 3 (6.12%) BPEL
5 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.12%) Data Management
5 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.12%) UML
5 3 (6.12%) MVC
5 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.12%) DevOps
5 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) SQL
2 19 (38.78%) Java
3 15 (30.61%) C++
4 14 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 11 (22.45%) Python
6 8 (16.33%) VB
6 8 (16.33%) C
6 8 (16.33%) PHP
7 7 (14.29%) C#
7 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 5 (10.20%) Perl
9 3 (6.12%) VBA
9 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
9 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
9 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
10 2 (4.08%) Korn
11 1 (2.04%) XPath
11 1 (2.04%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) ISEB
1 3 (6.12%) ISTQB
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.08%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.04%) MCDST
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.20%) Shibboleth
2 4 (8.16%) XenApp
3 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (4.08%) Apache Flume
4 2 (4.08%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Puppet
2 3 (6.12%) nmon
3 2 (4.08%) Oozie
3 2 (4.08%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (4.08%) SCCM
3 2 (4.08%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Oracle
2 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.24%) Citrix
4 5 (10.20%) VMware
5 4 (8.16%) Sybase
6 3 (6.12%) hybris
7 2 (4.08%) IBM
7 2 (4.08%) BMC
7 2 (4.08%) AppSense
7 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.04%) McAfee
8 1 (2.04%) Open Text
8 1 (2.04%) Teradata
8 1 (2.04%) StreamServe
8 1 (2.04%) Polycom
8 1 (2.04%) CommVault
8 1 (2.04%) Avaya
8 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
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