The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for ODBC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ODBC over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing ODBC 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - - 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £289
% change year-on-year +28.57% +21.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ODBC is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 226 140 157
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 40.36% 28.23% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 111 106
Median daily rate £425 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -7.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £49.50 £11.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +350.00% -47.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £25.50 £28.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

ODBC
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing ODBC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for ODBC in Oxfordshire

ODBC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ODBC in Oxfordshire