The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.80% -10.66%
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
Gloucestershire

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 Cheltenham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 53 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 24.44% 35.81% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 5
Median daily rate £325 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £348 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £950
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OLTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Physical Data Model
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle