The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
92 75 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.08% 26.98% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 60 32
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £145.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLTP across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff