The table below looks at the statistics for OLE skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLE over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
England / London
Rank 402 - 415
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLE 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% - 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% - 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £400 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £600
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6618 6760 6410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.62% 32.20% 30.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4966 5037 4807
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 43 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.83 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.91% +22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

OLE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing OLE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OLE Jobs Demand Trend in London

OLE
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OLE Daily Rate Trend in London

OLE
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

OLE Hourly Rate Trend in London

OLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OLE 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 London region with a requirement for OLE.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (33.33%) SAP ALE
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Composer
2 1 (33.33%) NWDS
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ABAP
2 1 (33.33%) NetWeaver
2 1 (33.33%) SAPscript

OLE
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) NWDS
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Composer
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) BAPI
2 1 (33.33%) SAP ALE
2 1 (33.33%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Office Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) ABAP
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP