The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ObjectStore skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ObjectStore over the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress ObjectStore
UK
Rank 593 625 -
Rank change year-on-year +32 -  
Contract jobs citing ObjectStore 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.006% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.059% 0.026% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £431 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ObjectStore is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10154 11722 11724
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.70% 22.19% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6869 7857 7471
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 190 155
Median hourly rate £31.00 £34.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +5.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

ObjectStore
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ObjectStore as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for ObjectStore in the UK

ObjectStore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ObjectStore in the UK

ObjectStore
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ObjectStore within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 6 £431 -
London +22 6 £431 -
City of London - 5 £438 -

ObjectStore
Top 11 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ObjectStore also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ObjectStore.

1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Hitachi
3 3 (50.00%) Veritas
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (16.67%) Banking

ObjectStore
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell Developer
2 2 (33.33%) NetBackup Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Hitachi
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas