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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ODBC over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank - 265 260
Contract jobs citing ODBC 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.021% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.078% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £300 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £430
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -18.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ODBC
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2025 2571 2291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.51% 27.01% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1163 1653 1391
Median daily rate £400 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 76 40
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £14.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

ODBC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for ODBC.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) MCDST
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) AS400
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (50.00%) Intranet
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (25.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
1 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Sage 500 Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Sage Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) AS400
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) PLM
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (50.00%) MCDST
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) MCDBA
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sage
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Siemens