The table below looks at the statistics for ODBC skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ODBC over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank 235 242 237
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing ODBC 10 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.034% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £245
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £365 £250
% change year-on-year
-17.80% +46.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 - £20.75
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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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2307 2228 2285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.86% 25.11% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1299 1254 1169
Average daily rate £350 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 64 79
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £20.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

ODBC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ODBC Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ODBC
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ODBC Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ODBC
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ODBC Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ODBC
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ODBC within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 7 £250 - 1
Surrey +3 2 £350 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £350 -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
ODBC
England

ODBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ODBC 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 ODBC.

1 9 (56.25%) UNIX
1 9 (56.25%) Shell Script
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) PHP
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) MySQL
4 6 (37.50%) Python
4 6 (37.50%) Apache
4 6 (37.50%) Subversion
4 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 6 (37.50%) Shibboleth
4 6 (37.50%) Regular Expression
5 5 (31.25%) HTTP
5 5 (31.25%) VB
5 5 (31.25%) C++
6 4 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) CMS
6 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (25.00%) uWSGI
6 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (25.00%) Puppet
6 4 (25.00%) WSGI

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ODBC 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 ODBC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (37.50%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) CMS
2 4 (25.00%) uWSGI
3 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) HTTP
2 3 (18.75%) FTP
2 3 (18.75%) HTTPS
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) Intranet
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) Telnet
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) ZigBee
4 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) Kerberos
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (18.75%) Rational Performance Tester
3 3 (18.75%) JProfiler
3 3 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
3 3 (18.75%) Introscope
3 3 (18.75%) Toad
4 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (6.25%) Fiddler
5 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
5 1 (6.25%) XMLSpy
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Development Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (6.25%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Regular Expression
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (25.00%) WSGI
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) Middleware
3 3 (18.75%) OLE DB
3 3 (18.75%) Ajax
3 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET
3 3 (18.75%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) JDBC
4 2 (12.50%) XHTML
4 2 (12.50%) RSS
4 2 (12.50%) XML Schema
4 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) ADO
4 2 (12.50%) XSL
4 2 (12.50%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) W3C
2 1 (6.25%) AS400
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) UNIX
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Solaris
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Android
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
1 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Content Management
3 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Memory Management
3 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Usability Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Stress Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) B2B
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Shell Script
2 7 (43.75%) PHP
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Python
4 5 (31.25%) VB
4 5 (31.25%) C++
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 2 (12.50%) Perl
7 2 (12.50%) C
8 1 (6.25%) PHP5
8 1 (6.25%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (6.25%) XPath
8 1 (6.25%) VB6
8 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
8 1 (6.25%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCDST
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Shibboleth
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) nmon
3 2 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Sybase
4 1 (6.25%) Polycom
4 1 (6.25%) McAfee
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya
4 1 (6.25%) CommVault
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