Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 19 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +103
Contract jobs citing OLE 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.40% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.60% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Reading median daily rate £400 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 313 300 435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.98% 20.41% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 177 335
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.08% +7.61%
10th Percentile £304 £275 £281
90th Percentile £525 £488 £547
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 10
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £19.61 £50.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.51% -60.99% +164.61%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.40 £15.73
90th Percentile £47.50 £28.00 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £19.61 £37.25
% change year-on-year +63.18% -47.36% +96.05%

OLE
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for OLE in Reading

OLE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OLE in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 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 Reading region with a requirement for OLE.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Sybase
1 5 (100.00%) ADO
1 5 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) ODBC
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (100.00%) OLE DB
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (100.00%) Datazen
2 4 (80.00%) Chat Support
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Power BI
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

OLE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Datazen
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) ADO
1 5 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ODBC
1 5 (100.00%) OLE DB
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Chat Support
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy