The first table below looks at the demand for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 23 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 Chester 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 20 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing OLTP 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.21% 1.27% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 6.90% -
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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
30 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 22.06% 18.35% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 11
Average daily rate £263 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £40.57 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
OLTP
Cheshire

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLTP across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

OLTP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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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