The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 22 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLTP 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.03% - 1.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £475 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 - -
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
13 35 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.40% 23.49% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 26 8
Average daily rate £400 £413 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +24.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £380 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £638 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLTP across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

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