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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - 2.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £336
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +18.95%
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
58 28 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 32.77% 18.18% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 23 21
Median daily rate £415 £363 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.00%

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