Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 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.

Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 353 375 381
Rank change year-on-year +22 +6 -12
Contract jobs citing ODBC 18 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.030% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
South East median daily rate £400 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £299 £130 £196
90th Percentile £433 £495 £407
England median daily rate £414 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +10.33% -11.76% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4631 4486 5052
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.50% 26.83% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2856 2724 3260
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £515
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 127 119
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £15.16 £12.25 £15.08
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.20 £51.30
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

ODBC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ODBC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ODBC in the South East

ODBC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ODBC in the South East

ODBC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ODBC in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ODBC in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ODBC in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ODBC in the South East

ODBC
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ODBC within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Thames Valley +3 18 £400 +6.67%
Buckinghamshire -16 10 £375 -
Berkshire - 8 £400 -
ODBC
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ODBC 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 South East region with a requirement for ODBC.

1 16 (88.89%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Remedy
3 9 (50.00%) BMC
3 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 9 (50.00%) LDAP
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Unix
3 9 (50.00%) DB2
3 9 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (50.00%) Ansible
4 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (38.89%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (33.33%) OLE
5 6 (33.33%) OLE DB
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) ADO
5 6 (33.33%) ADO.NET
5 6 (33.33%) XML
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) Sybase
5 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) MySQL
5 6 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) C++

ODBC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Business Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) DB2
2 6 (33.33%) Datazen
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Server Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) SQL BI Developer
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) AS400 Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Backup Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
1 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 6 (33.33%) ADO
1 6 (33.33%) ADO.NET
1 6 (33.33%) OLE
1 6 (33.33%) OLE DB
1 6 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Performance Monitoring
1 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Open Source
3 4 (22.22%) Chat Support
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Memory Management
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) C++
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) Remedy
3 9 (50.00%) BMC
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) Sybase