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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank 580 551 559
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +8
Contract jobs citing ODBC 49 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.057% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 9
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£350 £338 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +37.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £199 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £535 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £223
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +51.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 -

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
15760 15286 15435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 29.02% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10386 9943 9257
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 277 390
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £18.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 20 October 2014.

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 30 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 20 October 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
England -9 47 £350 +7.69% 5
North East -23 12 £438 +6.06%
Newcastle upon Tyne -30 12 £438 +6.06%
Tyne and Wear -34 12 £438 +6.06%
London +17 11 £425 +21.42% 4
Yorkshire - 11 £275 -
West Yorkshire - 9 £275 -
North West -7 6 £300 +9.09%
South East -15 5 £350 -
Oxfordshire - 4 - -
Surrey -7 1 £350 -
West Midlands -17 1 - - 1
South West -37 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £275 -
City of London - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Bletchley - - - -
East of England - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -

ODBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 34 (47.22%) Oracle
2 29 (40.28%) Java
2 29 (40.28%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (37.50%) UNIX
3 27 (37.50%) Windows
4 26 (36.11%) SQL
5 25 (34.72%) Shell Script
6 24 (33.33%) ETL
7 18 (25.00%) HTTP
8 17 (23.61%) SOAP
8 17 (23.61%) Ajax
9 16 (22.22%) FTP
10 15 (20.83%) Oracle Database
11 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (18.06%) SAS
12 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
12 13 (18.06%) Python
12 13 (18.06%) .NET
12 13 (18.06%) C++
12 13 (18.06%) MS Office
12 13 (18.06%) Performance Testing
12 13 (18.06%) Base SAS
12 13 (18.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 12 (16.67%) VB.NET
13 12 (16.67%) Solaris
14 11 (15.28%) XML
14 11 (15.28%) JDBC
14 11 (15.28%) DNS
14 11 (15.28%) Subversion
14 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 13 (18.06%) SAS
2 8 (11.11%) Apache
3 5 (6.94%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.56%) CMS
4 4 (5.56%) uWSGI
5 3 (4.17%) IIS
5 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.78%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.39%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Office
2 5 (6.94%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) HTTP
2 16 (22.22%) FTP
3 11 (15.28%) DNS
4 9 (12.50%) Telnet
4 9 (12.50%) LAN
4 9 (12.50%) WAN
5 5 (6.94%) HTTPS
6 4 (5.56%) Firewall
7 3 (4.17%) SSL
7 3 (4.17%) CTI
7 3 (4.17%) SMTP
7 3 (4.17%) Broadband
8 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.78%) Intranet
8 2 (2.78%) Internet
8 2 (2.78%) Wireless
9 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.39%) ZigBee
9 1 (1.39%) VPN
9 1 (1.39%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (40.28%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (20.83%) Oracle Database
3 13 (18.06%) Base SAS
3 13 (18.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 11 (15.28%) Relational Database
5 10 (13.89%) MySQL
6 9 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 6 (8.33%) RDBMS
9 4 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (4.17%) Crystal Enterprise
10 3 (4.17%) DB2
11 2 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (2.78%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (2.78%) Sybase ASE
11 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Subversion
2 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.56%) MyEclipse
4 4 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.56%) JIRA
4 4 (5.56%) Bugzilla
4 4 (5.56%) NetBeans
4 4 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.17%) Toad
5 3 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (4.17%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.78%) Introscope
6 2 (2.78%) Rational Performance Tester
6 2 (2.78%) JProfiler
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.94%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.78%) International Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Front Office
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (36.11%) Developer
2 13 (18.06%) SAS Developer
3 10 (13.89%) Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Tester
4 9 (12.50%) Performance Tester
5 5 (6.94%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (5.56%) Designer
7 3 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Design Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.78%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Consultant
8 2 (2.78%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.61%) SOAP
1 17 (23.61%) Ajax
2 13 (18.06%) .NET
3 11 (15.28%) JDBC
3 11 (15.28%) XML
4 8 (11.11%) HTML
5 7 (9.72%) jQuery
6 6 (8.33%) Regular Expression
6 6 (8.33%) J2EE
6 6 (8.33%) XSL
7 5 (6.94%) Web Services
8 4 (5.56%) Spring
8 4 (5.56%) WSDL
8 4 (5.56%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.56%) Middleware
8 4 (5.56%) Struts
8 4 (5.56%) WSGI
8 4 (5.56%) Velocity
8 4 (5.56%) Struts2
8 4 (5.56%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) User Experience
2 9 (12.50%) Statistics
3 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.17%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.17%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.78%) Replication
5 2 (2.78%) Clustering
5 2 (2.78%) iPhone
5 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.39%) Animation
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) Equities
6 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.39%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.39%) AS400
6 1 (1.39%) Handset
6 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (37.50%) UNIX
1 27 (37.50%) Windows
2 12 (16.67%) Solaris
3 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 9 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 8 (11.11%) Linux
6 4 (5.56%) Windows 2000
6 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.56%) Android
7 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) ETL
2 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (18.06%) Performance Testing
4 10 (13.89%) Test Scripting
4 10 (13.89%) Statistical Analysis
5 9 (12.50%) Test Management
5 9 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 8 (11.11%) Migration
7 6 (8.33%) UML
7 6 (8.33%) OO
8 5 (6.94%) ITIL
8 5 (6.94%) SOA
9 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.56%) Content Management
9 4 (5.56%) BPEL
9 4 (5.56%) CRM
9 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.56%) MVC
9 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) Java
2 26 (36.11%) SQL
3 25 (34.72%) Shell Script
4 13 (18.06%) Python
4 13 (18.06%) C++
5 12 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 9 (12.50%) PHP
6 9 (12.50%) C
7 7 (9.72%) Perl
8 6 (8.33%) VB
9 4 (5.56%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.56%) C#
9 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
10 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.78%) Korn
12 1 (1.39%) PHP5
12 1 (1.39%) VBA
12 1 (1.39%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) SAS Certification
2 3 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.78%) ISEB
3 2 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.39%) MCSE
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.39%) MCDST
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.33%) Shibboleth
2 6 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.94%) XenApp
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Flume
5 2 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Puppet
2 2 (2.78%) Oozie
2 2 (2.78%) nmon
2 2 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (2.78%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (47.22%) Oracle
2 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.11%) Informatica
4 7 (9.72%) Citrix
4 7 (9.72%) VMware
5 6 (8.33%) Sybase
6 4 (5.56%) Business Objects
6 4 (5.56%) hybris
7 3 (4.17%) Verint
7 3 (4.17%) Open Text
7 3 (4.17%) AppSense
7 3 (4.17%) StreamServe
7 3 (4.17%) Cognos
8 2 (2.78%) IBM
8 2 (2.78%) HP
8 2 (2.78%) BMC
8 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.39%) McAfee
9 1 (1.39%) CommVault
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