The first table below looks at the demand for OLE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLE over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Reading region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
Rank 65 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing OLE 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.72% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 2.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 £340
% change year-on-year
- +32.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
199 257 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.36% 26.41% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 112 70
Average daily rate £335 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
OLE
Berkshire

OLE
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

OLE Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

OLE
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

OLE Daily Rate Trend in Reading

OLE
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

OLE Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

OLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing OLE 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.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) OLE DB
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) CESG
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Delphi
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

OLE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing OLE 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ADO
1 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) ODBC
1 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
1 1 (33.33%) OLE DB
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Delphi
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Sybase
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee