The table below looks at the statistics for ODBC skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ODBC over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank 568 568 524
Rank change year-on-year
0 -44
Contract jobs citing ODBC 28 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.039% 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 10
Average daily rate
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£363 £300 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £201 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £300 £370
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -18.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £33.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +90.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +90.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14648 14703 12768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.91% 27.61% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9734 9683 8021
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 191 361
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £17.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

ODBC
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ODBC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ODBC
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ODBC within the UK.

ODBC Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ODBC
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ODBC within the UK over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

ODBC Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ODBC
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ODBC within the UK.

ODBC Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ODBC
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ODBC within the UK over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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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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
England -4 28 £363 +20.83% 8
London +8 15 £400 -28.88% 4
East of England - 5 £225 -
City of London +12 4 £425 -34.61% 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £225 -
Cambridge - 4 £225 -
South East -11 3 £170 -19.04% 4
North West -16 3 £288 -4.16%
Cheshire - 3 £288 -
Woking +16 2 £170 -
Surrey +3 2 £170 - 1
Leeds -8 2 £231 -
West Yorkshire -11 2 £231 -
Yorkshire -17 2 £231 -
Berkshire -3 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Colchester - 1 - -
Ellesmere Port - 1 £288 -

ODBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 32 (59.26%) SQL
2 23 (42.59%) Oracle
3 20 (37.04%) SQL Server
4 19 (35.19%) Web Services
5 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 15 (27.78%) UNIX
6 15 (27.78%) Windows
7 13 (24.07%) XML
7 13 (24.07%) Shell Script
7 13 (24.07%) Oracle Database
8 12 (22.22%) Java
9 11 (20.37%) MS Office
10 10 (18.52%) PL/SQL
10 10 (18.52%) Finance
11 9 (16.67%) CMS
12 8 (14.81%) Subversion
12 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
12 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (14.81%) SOAP
12 8 (14.81%) ETL
13 7 (12.96%) HTML
13 7 (12.96%) JDBC
13 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (12.96%) OLE
13 7 (12.96%) ServiceNow
13 7 (12.96%) Data Structures
13 7 (12.96%) Business Analysis
13 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 9 (16.67%) CMS
2 5 (9.26%) Apache
2 5 (9.26%) uWSGI
3 4 (7.41%) Drupal
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.85%) Confluence
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.85%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Office
2 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Taleo
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) HTTP
2 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.70%) DNS
2 2 (3.70%) LAN
2 2 (3.70%) WAN
2 2 (3.70%) DHCP
2 2 (3.70%) Wireless
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) Oracle Database
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 5 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (9.26%) RDBMS
6 5 (9.26%) MySQL
7 4 (7.41%) FileMaker
7 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (3.70%) PowerCenter
9 2 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Subversion
2 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.26%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.41%) JIRA
4 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.56%) Toad
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Billing
3 3 (5.56%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) Consultant
3 9 (16.67%) Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 6 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) DBA
7 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Tester
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Performance Tester
8 2 (3.70%) Microsoft BI Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Operations Support Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.70%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) Web Services
2 13 (24.07%) XML
3 8 (14.81%) SOAP
4 7 (12.96%) HTML
4 7 (12.96%) JDBC
4 7 (12.96%) OLE
5 5 (9.26%) Regular Expression
5 5 (9.26%) WSGI
6 4 (7.41%) Django
6 4 (7.41%) RESTful
6 4 (7.41%) REST
6 4 (7.41%) .NET
6 4 (7.41%) J2EE
7 3 (5.56%) XSL
7 3 (5.56%) XML Schema
7 3 (5.56%) JSP
7 3 (5.56%) Servlets
8 1 (1.85%) Ajax
8 1 (1.85%) Application Packaging
8 1 (1.85%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Data Structures
2 5 (9.26%) NHS
3 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) Data Extraction
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Clustering
4 2 (3.70%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.70%) BYOD
4 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) UNIX
1 15 (27.78%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.81%) ETL
1 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.96%) Business Analysis
3 6 (11.11%) Analytics
4 5 (9.26%) DevOps
4 5 (9.26%) Document Management
4 5 (9.26%) Web Development
4 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.41%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
5 4 (7.41%) Web Application Development
5 4 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (7.41%) Performance Testing
5 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.41%) Migration
5 4 (7.41%) Project Management
5 4 (7.41%) CRM
6 3 (5.56%) ITIL
6 3 (5.56%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 32 (59.26%) SQL
2 13 (24.07%) Shell Script
3 12 (22.22%) Java
4 10 (18.52%) PL/SQL
5 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.26%) PHP
6 5 (9.26%) Python
7 3 (5.56%) Tcl
7 3 (5.56%) VBA
7 3 (5.56%) Perl
7 3 (5.56%) C
7 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.70%) VBScript
8 2 (3.70%) VB
9 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.85%) C#
9 1 (1.85%) C++
9 1 (1.85%) RPG
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) HL7
1 6 (11.11%) DICOM
2 3 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Shibboleth
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.70%) vSphere
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Puppet
2 4 (7.41%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Oracle
2 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.96%) ServiceNow
4 4 (7.41%) VMware
4 4 (7.41%) HP
5 3 (5.56%) Citrix
6 2 (3.70%) Informatica
6 2 (3.70%) Dell
6 2 (3.70%) Sun
6 2 (3.70%) IBM
6 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.70%) McAfee
7 1 (1.85%) Teradata
7 1 (1.85%) Misys
7 1 (1.85%) NetApp
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