The table below looks at the statistics for OLE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLE over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 72 -
Contract jobs citing OLE 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.59% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
141 244 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.17% 23.92% 24.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 165 143
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Median hourly rate £50.50 £36.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.27% +39.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £13.85 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.55 £31.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

OLE
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 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