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 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - 83 82
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.72% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.98% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £394 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £487 £475 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.52% +41.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
OLTP
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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
191 302 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.44% 24.22% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 131 112
Median daily rate £425 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £517 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £25.00 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -85.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.25 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+44.76% -19.84%

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