The first table below looks at the demand for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 82 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLTP 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.083% - 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.55% - 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate £388 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £450 £320
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +40.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
181 132 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.08% 15.83% 24.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 77 150
Average daily rate £325 £285 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £175 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 1
Average hourly rate £79.75 £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.44% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
OLTP
South East

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLTP across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

OLTP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 1 £388 -
OLTP
South East

OLTP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing OLTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OLTP.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) OLAP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) MDX
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing OLTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OLTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) OLAP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle