The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - 69 67
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.11% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.54% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £319
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OLTP
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
199 186 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.51% 19.81% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 121 95
Median daily rate £403 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £291 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £17.82 £33.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +112.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £33.00 £11.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £34.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.36% +10.00%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

OLTP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle