Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OLE DB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OLE DB 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 for Databases (OLE DB)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 870 862
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8 -19
Contract jobs citing OLE DB 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.023% 0.003% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
England median daily rate £400 £125 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +220.00% -70.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £309 £113 £383
90th Percentile £434 £138 £438
UK median daily rate £400 £125 £425
% change year-on-year +220.00% -70.59% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

OLE DB 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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 30719 29842 29966
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.39% 30.67% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21863 20839 20773
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 343 504
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £18.70 £14.56 £14.84
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

OLE DB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for OLE DB in England

OLE DB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OLE DB in England

OLE DB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OLE DB in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OLE DB in England

OLE DB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLE DB in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OLE DB in England

OLE DB
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLE DB within the England 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
South East - 7 £400 - 1
OLE DB
UK

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

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) OLE
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) Datazen
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (85.71%) RDBMS
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (85.71%) Sybase
2 6 (85.71%) ADO
2 6 (85.71%) ADO.NET
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) ODBC
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Chat Support
4 1 (14.29%) Power BI
4 1 (14.29%) Lumira
4 1 (14.29%) MDX

OLE DB
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (85.71%) Datazen
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (85.71%) RDBMS
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Lumira
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (14.29%) Power BI
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (57.14%) SQL BI Developer
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) OLE
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) ADO
2 6 (85.71%) ADO.NET
2 6 (85.71%) ODBC
2 6 (85.71%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) MDX
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) Open Source
3 4 (57.14%) Chat Support
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Inmon Methodology
4 1 (14.29%) Memory Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau