The table below looks at the statistics for OLE DB 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 OLE DB over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object Linking and Embedding for Databases (OLE DB)
Rank 586 575 569
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing OLE DB 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.020% 0.014% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
15141 14259 14334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.49% 28.34% 29.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10442 9185 9380
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 195 249
Average hourly rate £39.38 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

OLE DB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLE DB across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OLE DB Jobs Demand Trend in England

OLE DB
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OLE DB across the England region.

OLE DB Daily Rate Trend in England

OLE DB
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OLE DB across the England region.

OLE DB Hourly Rate Trend in England

OLE DB
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 OLE DB within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
OLE DB
UK

OLE DB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing OLE DB 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 OLE DB.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) OLE
3 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) SCOM
3 5 (71.43%) SCVMM
3 5 (71.43%) SNMP
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) VBScript
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) SCOrch
3 5 (71.43%) Private Cloud
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) HP
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) HP SIM
5 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
6 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 1 (14.29%) Degree
7 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 1 (14.29%) LINQ
7 1 (14.29%) HL7

OLE DB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing OLE DB 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 OLE DB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SNMP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Monitoring Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Monitoring Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Excel Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) OLE
2 5 (71.43%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) MFC
3 1 (14.29%) COM
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Private Cloud
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) VBScript
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) HL7
1 1 (14.29%) COREP
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
1 5 (71.43%) SCOM
1 5 (71.43%) SCVMM
1 5 (71.43%) SCOrch
2 3 (42.86%) HP SIM
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds