Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for OLE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OLE over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +182
Contract jobs citing OLE 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Berkshire median daily rate £400 - -
South East median daily rate £413 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 - -

OLE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 916 879 967
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 22.26% 20.60% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 522 615
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £276 £250
90th Percentile £541 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.19% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 28
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £21.06 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.98% -43.48% +96.05%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.25 £12.93
90th Percentile £44.88 £50.00 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

OLE
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing OLE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for OLE in Berkshire

OLE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OLE in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OLE in Berkshire

OLE
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLE within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 5 £400 -
OLE
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OLE 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for OLE.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Sybase
1 6 (100.00%) ADO
1 6 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) ODBC
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) OLE DB
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (100.00%) Datazen
2 4 (66.67%) Chat Support
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling

OLE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Datazen
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SQL BI Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) ADO
1 6 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ODBC
1 6 (100.00%) OLE DB
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Chat Support
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Memory Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy