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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLE DB over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object Linking and Embedding for Databases (OLE DB)
Rank - 634 619
Contract jobs citing OLE DB 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.006% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.020% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OLE DB
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
15257 15166 14319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.18% 28.88% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10613 10596 9505
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 261 156
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

OLE DB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing OLE DB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 5 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OLE DB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for OLE DB.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) OLE
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction

OLE DB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA