Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for ODBC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ODBC over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 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.

Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 56 58
Contract jobs citing ODBC 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.53% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.48% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Merseyside median daily rate - £375 £375
North West median daily rate £250 £375 £413
% change year-on-year -33.33% -9.09% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

ODBC 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 Merseyside with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 134 203 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 29.19% 35.68% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 144 90
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £289 £274
90th Percentile £538 £571 £503
North West median daily rate £390 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +0.65% - +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £40.00
North West median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £33.82
% change year-on-year +0.65% +13.84% +12.73%

ODBC
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing ODBC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for ODBC in Merseyside

ODBC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ODBC in Merseyside