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 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
UK / England
Rank 522 531 497
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -34
Contract jobs citing OLTP 51 73 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.55% 0.70% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 47
Median daily rate £404 £498 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.84% +38.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £600 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £335
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +41.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £51.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.00%
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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9236 10460 10091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.23% 22.85% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6236 7111 6662
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 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 202 156
Median hourly rate £36.75 £26.93 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.49% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £56.00 £50.00
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 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 23 January 2017.

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 23 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
London -17 21 £383 -23.11% 12
South East +16 11 £490 +22.37% 6
Yorkshire - 9 £325 -
East of England +7 5 £500 -16.66% 1
South West +6 3 £370 -22.10%
North West +27 1 £375 +15.38%
East Midlands +1 1 - - 3
OLTP
UK

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 93 (76.23%) SQL
2 58 (47.54%) Oracle
3 46 (37.70%) Unix
4 42 (34.43%) SQL Server
5 39 (31.97%) Data Warehouse
6 36 (29.51%) ETL
7 32 (26.23%) OLAP
8 31 (25.41%) C++
8 31 (25.41%) STL
8 31 (25.41%) Database Tuning
9 30 (24.59%) Release Management
9 30 (24.59%) Perl
10 29 (23.77%) Python
10 29 (23.77%) Software Engineering
11 27 (22.13%) Performance Tuning
12 26 (21.31%) Oracle Database
12 26 (21.31%) SDLC
12 26 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (21.31%) OO
13 25 (20.49%) Data Modelling
13 25 (20.49%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (18.03%) Finance
14 22 (18.03%) Open Source
15 20 (16.39%) Java
16 19 (15.57%) Microsoft
17 17 (13.93%) T-SQL
17 17 (13.93%) Hadoop
18 15 (12.30%) SaaS
18 15 (12.30%) PaaS
18 15 (12.30%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 (6.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (5.74%) Apache Pig
2 7 (5.74%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.92%) Apache
3 6 (4.92%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.92%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (4.92%) GemFire
3 6 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.92%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.46%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.82%) Confluence
5 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (11.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.30%) PaaS
1 15 (12.30%) SaaS
2 9 (7.38%) IaaS
3 8 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.92%) GitHub
4 6 (4.92%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (3.28%) Office 365
6 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) Intranet
2 3 (2.46%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (34.43%) SQL Server
2 39 (31.97%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (26.23%) OLAP
4 26 (21.31%) Oracle Database
5 17 (13.93%) Hadoop
6 15 (12.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (11.48%) Big Data
7 14 (11.48%) SQL Server 2014
8 13 (10.66%) Apache Hive
8 13 (10.66%) HBase
9 12 (9.84%) MySQL
10 11 (9.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (8.20%) Oracle OLAP
12 9 (7.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (6.56%) Data Mart
13 8 (6.56%) Data Mining
14 7 (5.74%) CouchDB
14 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (4.92%) Snowflake Schema
15 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (10.66%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.74%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.74%) JIRA
3 6 (4.92%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.92%) Gradle
3 6 (4.92%) JUnit
3 6 (4.92%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.64%) ERwin
4 2 (1.64%) MagicDraw
4 2 (1.64%) Subversion
5 1 (0.82%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.82%) Toad
5 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (18.03%) Finance
2 8 (6.56%) Banking
3 4 (3.28%) Publishing
3 4 (3.28%) Retail
4 1 (0.82%) Advertising
4 1 (0.82%) Back Office
4 1 (0.82%) Billing
4 1 (0.82%) French Language
4 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.82%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (52.46%) Developer
2 31 (25.41%) C++ Developer
3 30 (24.59%) Architect
4 25 (20.49%) DBA
5 19 (15.57%) Data Architect
6 15 (12.30%) SQL DBA
7 11 (9.02%) Administrator
8 9 (7.38%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (7.38%) SQL Developer
9 8 (6.56%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.74%) ETL Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Java Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (4.92%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Technical Leader
12 5 (4.10%) Big Data Developer
12 5 (4.10%) DB2 DBA
12 5 (4.10%) OLAP Developer
12 5 (4.10%) Senior Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.41%) STL
2 9 (7.38%) .NET
3 8 (6.56%) Middleware
4 7 (5.74%) JSON
4 7 (5.74%) Spring
4 7 (5.74%) XML
5 6 (4.92%) Kafka
5 6 (4.92%) REST
5 6 (4.92%) SAML
5 6 (4.92%) Spark Streaming
5 6 (4.92%) Spring Boot
5 6 (4.92%) Spring Integration
6 5 (4.10%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.10%) CSS
6 5 (4.10%) DOM
6 5 (4.10%) HTML
6 5 (4.10%) HTML5
7 4 (3.28%) D3.js
7 4 (3.28%) Redux
7 4 (3.28%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.38%) Data Integration
3 8 (6.56%) Replication
4 7 (5.74%) Data Structures
5 6 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.92%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (4.92%) PKI
6 5 (4.10%) HACMP
7 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.28%) Informatics
8 2 (1.64%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.64%) Clustering
8 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.64%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.64%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.64%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.64%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.82%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (37.70%) Unix
2 15 (12.30%) Linux
2 15 (12.30%) Windows
3 7 (5.74%) Solaris
4 6 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.10%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.28%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.51%) ETL
2 31 (25.41%) Database Tuning
3 30 (24.59%) Release Management
4 29 (23.77%) Software Engineering
5 27 (22.13%) Performance Tuning
6 26 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (21.31%) OO
6 26 (21.31%) SDLC
7 25 (20.49%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (20.49%) Data Modelling
8 22 (18.03%) Open Source
9 12 (9.84%) Benchmarking
9 12 (9.84%) Migration
9 12 (9.84%) SOA
9 12 (9.84%) Validation
10 11 (9.02%) Data Architecture
11 10 (8.20%) Unit Testing
12 8 (6.56%) High Availability
12 8 (6.56%) ITIL
12 8 (6.56%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 93 (76.23%) SQL
2 31 (25.41%) C++
3 30 (24.59%) Perl
4 29 (23.77%) Python
5 20 (16.39%) Java
6 17 (13.93%) T-SQL
7 14 (11.48%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.10%) AWK
8 5 (4.10%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.10%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.28%) ES6
10 2 (1.64%) C#
11 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.82%) Korn
11 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.82%) Scala
11 1 (0.82%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (5.74%) Degree
2 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.64%) MCITP
3 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.02%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.10%) QA
3 1 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (10.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.92%) HDFS
2 6 (4.92%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (4.92%) OpenView
1 6 (4.92%) Tivoli
2 5 (4.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (3.28%) SCCM
4 1 (0.82%) Ansible
4 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 58 (47.54%) Oracle
2 19 (15.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.84%) IBM
4 7 (5.74%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (4.92%) BMC
5 6 (4.92%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.92%) Sun
5 6 (4.92%) Talend
5 6 (4.92%) VMware
6 5 (4.10%) NetApp
6 5 (4.10%) Teradata
7 3 (2.46%) RedGate
8 2 (1.64%) Informatica
8 2 (1.64%) Sybase
9 1 (0.82%) Citrix
9 1 (0.82%) Google
9 1 (0.82%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.82%) Splunk
9 1 (0.82%) Tableau
9 1 (0.82%) VocaLink
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