The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - 2.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £263
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
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
73 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 39.89% 16.57% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 21 16
Median daily rate £413 £400 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £549 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.78 £34.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in Chester