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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - 88 85
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.39% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.69% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £335 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.31% -7.58%
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% -
OLTP
South East

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
232 295 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.07% 22.89% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 154 115
Median daily rate £400 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Median hourly rate £17.00 £26.00 £79.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% -67.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.14% -8.28%

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