The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank - 71 79
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.11% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.38% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £335
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +41.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +36.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
157 261 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.58% 27.53% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 147 118
Median daily rate £375 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing OLTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OLTP across the Buckinghamshire region.

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire