The table below looks at the statistics for OLE skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLE over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
Rank 151 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLE 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £400 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OLE
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
960 1026 805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 27.55% 24.44% 26.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 663 470
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 34 13
Median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

OLE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

OLE
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

OLE Daily Rate Trend in the North West

OLE
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLE within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 - -
OLE
England

OLE
Top 3 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for OLE.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

OLE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC