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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
England / East of England
Rank 118 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing OLTP 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.13% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.27% 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £335
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +41.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +36.00%

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
393 474 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.09% 20.38% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 294 283
Median daily rate £425 £378 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% -1.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £46.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.73% +32.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £36.50 £20.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £63.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing OLTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLTP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

OLTP Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 5 £500 -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OLTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (62.50%) Teradata
4 5 (62.50%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) OLAP
4 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 5 (62.50%) MS Access
4 5 (62.50%) Data Mart
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
5 4 (50.00%) Data Integration
5 4 (50.00%) ETL
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) VMware
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) IBM
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) Sun
6 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 3 (37.50%) OpenView
6 3 (37.50%) BMC
6 3 (37.50%) SAML
6 3 (37.50%) PRINCE
6 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
6 3 (37.50%) Middleware

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (62.50%) Data Mart
2 5 (62.50%) MS Access
2 5 (62.50%) OLAP
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Data Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Data Integration Architect
5 1 (12.50%) ETL Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Teradata Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 3 (37.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (37.50%) PKI
3 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Benchmarking
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (37.50%) Presales
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) RAD
3 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) OpenView
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Teradata
3 3 (37.50%) BMC
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Sun
3 3 (37.50%) VMware