The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - - 127
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.083%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 - -
OLTP
England

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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
459 511 596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.26% 19.97% 24.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 293 349
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 22 20
Average hourly rate £47.00 £35.59 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.06% +3.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £20.98 £25.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £45.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLTP across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

OLTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OLTP across the East of England region.

OLTP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

OLTP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) PABX
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) BYOD
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) PABX
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Database Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) BYOD
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps