The table below looks at the statistics for ODBC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ODBC over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
North West / Merseyside
Rank - 36 -
Contract jobs citing ODBC 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.32% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £363 £295
% change year-on-year
+58.62% +22.88%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
97 76 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.39% 24.68% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 60 29
Median daily rate £360 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

ODBC
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

ODBC Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

ODBC
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

ODBC Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

ODBC
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ODBC 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for ODBC.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) Practice Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 3 (100.00%) SAP BPC
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (100.00%) Practice Management
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Sun