The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 533 533 542
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing OLTP 75 86 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.72% 0.73% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 39 31
Median daily rate £477 £470 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.48% +38.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £345 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £487 £475 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.52% +41.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
OLTP
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10354 11776 11094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.32% 23.17% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6912 7928 7437
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 179 184
Median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.25 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+44.76% -19.84%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in England

OLTP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLTP across the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

OLTP Daily Rate Histogram in England

OLTP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

OLTP Hourly Rate Trend in England

OLTP
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -13 40 £425 -4.49% 5
South East +19 11 £505 +6.31% 2
North East - 10 £481 -
East of England +13 6 £500 -16.66% 4
Yorkshire +16 3 £325 -31.57%
South West +12 3 £375 -21.05%
North West +6 1 £650 +36.84% 2
East Midlands -10 1 - -
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OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 102 (73.38%) SQL
2 69 (49.64%) Oracle
3 52 (37.41%) Unix
4 49 (35.25%) SQL Server
5 41 (29.50%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (28.06%) OLAP
7 38 (27.34%) ETL
8 34 (24.46%) C++
8 34 (24.46%) STL
9 32 (23.02%) Software Engineering
9 32 (23.02%) Database Tuning
9 32 (23.02%) Perl
9 32 (23.02%) Python
10 31 (22.30%) Release Management
10 31 (22.30%) Performance Tuning
11 29 (20.86%) OO
11 29 (20.86%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (20.14%) Oracle Database
13 27 (19.42%) SDLC
13 27 (19.42%) Linux
13 27 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (18.71%) Finance
15 24 (17.27%) Data Modelling
15 24 (17.27%) Java
15 24 (17.27%) Open Source
16 23 (16.55%) Microsoft
17 22 (15.83%) T-SQL
18 21 (15.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 18 (12.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 18 (12.95%) High Availability

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (5.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (5.04%) Apache
2 7 (5.04%) Apache Pig
2 7 (5.04%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.04%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.32%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.32%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (4.32%) GemFire
3 6 (4.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.72%) Confluence
4 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.72%) IIS
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (12.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (7.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.23%) SaaS
2 15 (10.79%) PaaS
3 14 (10.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (6.47%) IaaS
5 6 (4.32%) GitHub
5 6 (4.32%) IBM Cloud
6 4 (2.88%) Office 365
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.19%) Intranet
2 9 (6.47%) SAN
3 7 (5.04%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (4.32%) Extranet
4 6 (4.32%) LDAP
5 3 (2.16%) Internet
6 1 (0.72%) FCoE
6 1 (0.72%) HTTP
6 1 (0.72%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.72%) LAN
6 1 (0.72%) Multicast
6 1 (0.72%) NAS
6 1 (0.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (35.25%) SQL Server
2 41 (29.50%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (28.06%) OLAP
4 28 (20.14%) Oracle Database
5 21 (15.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (12.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (12.23%) SQL Server 2014
8 15 (10.79%) Big Data
8 15 (10.79%) Hadoop
8 15 (10.79%) MySQL
9 13 (9.35%) Apache Hive
9 13 (9.35%) HBase
10 10 (7.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (6.47%) Data Mining
11 9 (6.47%) Oracle OLAP
11 9 (6.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (5.76%) Data Mart
13 7 (5.04%) CouchDB
13 7 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (10.07%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.76%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (5.04%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.04%) JIRA
4 6 (4.32%) Eclipse
4 6 (4.32%) Gradle
4 6 (4.32%) JUnit
5 5 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.44%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.44%) Subversion
7 1 (0.72%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.72%) tSQLt
7 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (18.71%) Finance
2 7 (5.04%) Banking
3 4 (2.88%) Publishing
4 2 (1.44%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) Advertising
5 1 (0.72%) Back Office
5 1 (0.72%) Billing
5 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (48.20%) Developer
2 34 (24.46%) Architect
2 34 (24.46%) C++ Developer
3 25 (17.99%) DBA
4 18 (12.95%) Data Architect
4 18 (12.95%) SQL DBA
5 15 (10.79%) Administrator
6 12 (8.63%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (7.19%) SQL Developer
8 9 (6.47%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.76%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.76%) SQL Server DBA
9 8 (5.76%) Technical Leader
10 7 (5.04%) ETL Developer
10 7 (5.04%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (5.04%) MySQL Developer
11 6 (4.32%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (4.32%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (4.32%) Solaris Administrator
11 6 (4.32%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (24.46%) STL
2 10 (7.19%) .NET
3 9 (6.47%) Middleware
3 9 (6.47%) Spring
4 6 (4.32%) JSON
4 6 (4.32%) Kafka
4 6 (4.32%) SAML
4 6 (4.32%) Spark Streaming
4 6 (4.32%) Spring Boot
4 6 (4.32%) Spring Integration
4 6 (4.32%) Web Services
4 6 (4.32%) XML
5 5 (3.60%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.60%) CSS
5 5 (3.60%) DOM
5 5 (3.60%) HTML
5 5 (3.60%) HTML5
5 5 (3.60%) REST
6 4 (2.88%) D3.js
6 4 (2.88%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.19%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.47%) Replication
4 8 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.32%) Data Integration
5 6 (4.32%) Data Structures
5 6 (4.32%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (4.32%) PKI
6 5 (3.60%) Clustering
7 4 (2.88%) Informatics
7 4 (2.88%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.16%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.44%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.44%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.44%) HACMP
9 2 (1.44%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.44%) Statistics
9 2 (1.44%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (37.41%) Unix
2 27 (19.42%) Linux
3 17 (12.23%) Windows
4 13 (9.35%) Solaris
5 6 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.32%) Windows Server
6 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.88%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.44%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.34%) ETL
2 32 (23.02%) Database Tuning
2 32 (23.02%) Software Engineering
3 31 (22.30%) Performance Tuning
3 31 (22.30%) Release Management
4 29 (20.86%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (20.86%) OO
5 27 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (19.42%) SDLC
6 24 (17.27%) Data Modelling
6 24 (17.27%) Open Source
7 18 (12.95%) High Availability
8 16 (11.51%) SOA
9 13 (9.35%) Benchmarking
10 12 (8.63%) CRM
10 12 (8.63%) Validation
11 11 (7.91%) Data Management
11 11 (7.91%) Migration
12 10 (7.19%) Data Architecture
12 10 (7.19%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (73.38%) SQL
2 34 (24.46%) C++
3 32 (23.02%) Perl
3 32 (23.02%) Python
4 24 (17.27%) Java
5 22 (15.83%) T-SQL
6 14 (10.07%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.32%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.60%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.60%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.88%) ES6
10 3 (2.16%) C#
11 2 (1.44%) AWK
12 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.72%) Korn
12 1 (0.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (5.04%) Degree
2 4 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.44%) MCITP
5 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) MCP
5 1 (0.72%) MCSA
5 1 (0.72%) MCSE
5 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.60%) QA
3 2 (1.44%) SLA
4 1 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (9.35%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.32%) HDFS
3 6 (4.32%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (4.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.72%) KVM
5 1 (0.72%) NFS
5 1 (0.72%) SRDF
5 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (4.32%) NetBackup
1 6 (4.32%) OpenView
1 6 (4.32%) Oracle ZFS
1 6 (4.32%) Tivoli
1 6 (4.32%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 4 (2.88%) SCCM
3 2 (1.44%) MOM
3 2 (1.44%) SCOM
3 2 (1.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.72%) Ansible
4 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (49.64%) Oracle
2 23 (16.55%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.35%) IBM
4 12 (8.63%) Sun
5 8 (5.76%) Talend
5 8 (5.76%) VMware
6 6 (4.32%) BMC
6 6 (4.32%) Brocade
6 6 (4.32%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.32%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (4.32%) StorageTek
6 6 (4.32%) Veritas
7 5 (3.60%) Teradata
8 3 (2.16%) NetApp
8 3 (2.16%) RedGate
9 2 (1.44%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (1.44%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.72%) Cisco
10 1 (0.72%) EMC
10 1 (0.72%) Mercator
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