The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 South East 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank 233 234 249
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Contract jobs citing ODBC 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.064% 0.048% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £250 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 £20.13 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.86% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+200.00% +25.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2165 2028 2371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.18% 24.17% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1257 1067 1195
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 133 104
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.33 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ODBC
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ODBC across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

ODBC Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 4 £368 - 1
Surrey - - - - 2
ODBC
England

ODBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (64.29%) Oracle
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Business Objects
3 6 (42.86%) SAP
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (42.86%) ETL
3 6 (42.86%) Validation
4 5 (35.71%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Replication
4 5 (35.71%) eTOM
4 5 (35.71%) TickIT
4 5 (35.71%) CMMI
4 5 (35.71%) Change Management
4 5 (35.71%) QA
4 5 (35.71%) Use Case
4 5 (35.71%) Dimensional Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (35.71%) Cognos
4 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) Informatica
4 5 (35.71%) IBM
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
1 1 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
1 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (7.14%) Quickr
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) FTP
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) Kerberos
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
1 1 (7.14%) TELNET
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) Base SAS
3 1 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.14%) Toad
2 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.14%) XMLSpy
2 1 (7.14%) Introscope
2 1 (7.14%) Fiddler
2 1 (7.14%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) JProfiler
2 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Data Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Escalation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) OLE DB
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) OLE
3 2 (14.29%) ADO
3 2 (14.29%) XML Schema
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) EDIFACT
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) JDBC
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) XSD
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
4 1 (7.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Validation
1 6 (42.86%) ETL
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Use Case
2 5 (35.71%) Dimensional Modelling
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) eTOM
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
2 5 (35.71%) CMMI
2 5 (35.71%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (14.29%) Data Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Memory Management
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C
3 2 (14.29%) VB
3 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) ActionScript
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) LotusScript
4 1 (7.14%) XPath
4 1 (7.14%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (7.14%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) TickIT
1 5 (35.71%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) nmon
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Business Objects
2 6 (42.86%) SAP
3 5 (35.71%) Cognos
3 5 (35.71%) IBM
3 5 (35.71%) Informatica
4 2 (14.29%) DataFlux
5 1 (7.14%) Polycom
5 1 (7.14%) Lotus
5 1 (7.14%) McAfee
5 1 (7.14%) Sybase
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) CommVault