The first table below looks at the demand for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Cheshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 65 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing OLTP 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 0.27% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.68% 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£263 £394 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.85% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
179 148 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.55% 19.92% 26.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 64 142
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £277 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £450 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £26.25 £40.57 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.89 £21.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.57 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
OLTP
North West

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLTP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +6 3 £263 -33.33% 1
Wilmslow - - - - 3
OLTP
North West

OLTP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) OLAP
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) NHS
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) Academy Housing
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) QlikView
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (100.00%) Academy Housing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) OLAP
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) QlikView
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
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