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 26 September 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
26 Sep 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 - - 2.27%
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 £463 £454 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +29.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
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
41 46 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 27.70% 29.11% 34.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 39 29
Median daily rate £414 £425 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.64% +47.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £495 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +49.11%

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