The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 499 519 450
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -69
Contract jobs citing OLTP 73 44 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.093% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.71% 0.42% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 21 41
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£400 £358 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% -12.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £369 £450
% change year-on-year
-9.15% -18.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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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
10336 10354 9241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.26% 21.90% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6767 6539 5750
Average daily rate £410 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 168 195
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.41 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLTP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 56 £419 +9.47% 7
South East -20 14 £335 -13.54% 3
South West -5 1 £550 +69.23% 1
East Midlands -6 1 - -
North West - 1 £325 - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
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OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 117 (75.48%) SQL
2 100 (64.52%) Oracle
3 79 (50.97%) Data Warehouse
4 73 (47.10%) UNIX
5 54 (34.84%) ETL
6 49 (31.61%) Oracle Database
7 47 (30.32%) SQL Server
8 44 (28.39%) PL/SQL
9 41 (26.45%) Data Modelling
10 38 (24.52%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (23.23%) C++
11 36 (23.23%) OLAP
12 35 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (21.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 32 (20.65%) Java
14 32 (20.65%) Linux
15 31 (20.00%) Multithreading
16 28 (18.06%) Relational Database
17 26 (16.77%) QA
17 26 (16.77%) Perl
17 26 (16.77%) STL
18 23 (14.84%) Sybase
19 22 (14.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 21 (13.55%) T-SQL
20 21 (13.55%) OO
20 21 (13.55%) RDBMS
21 20 (12.90%) Python
21 20 (12.90%) Scrum
21 20 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 19 (12.26%) Microsoft

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (8.39%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (5.16%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.87%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (2.58%) IIS
6 2 (1.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.65%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (3.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.58%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (2.58%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.23%) PaaS
2 3 (1.94%) SaaS
3 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.23%) LDAP
1 5 (3.23%) Internet
2 3 (1.94%) Firewall
2 3 (1.94%) LAN
2 3 (1.94%) WAN
3 2 (1.29%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (1.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.65%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (50.97%) Data Warehouse
2 49 (31.61%) Oracle Database
3 47 (30.32%) SQL Server
4 36 (23.23%) OLAP
5 34 (21.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (18.06%) Relational Database
7 22 (14.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (13.55%) RDBMS
9 20 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (12.26%) Hadoop
11 18 (11.61%) Oracle Database 11g
11 18 (11.61%) Big Data
12 17 (10.97%) NoSQL
13 16 (10.32%) MongoDB
14 15 (9.68%) Oracle OLAP
15 14 (9.03%) Amazon Redshift
16 13 (8.39%) CouchDB
16 13 (8.39%) MySQL
17 11 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
18 9 (5.81%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (5.16%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (4.52%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (3.87%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (3.23%) Mercurial
4 5 (3.23%) Subversion
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.65%) ERwin
6 1 (0.65%) JIRA
6 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (11.61%) Finance
2 15 (9.68%) Games
3 14 (9.03%) Banking
4 5 (3.23%) Retail
4 5 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.58%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.94%) French Language
7 2 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.65%) Publishing
8 1 (0.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 106 (68.39%) Developer
2 32 (20.65%) C++ Developer
3 31 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 16 (10.32%) Architect
5 13 (8.39%) DBA
5 13 (8.39%) Senior Developer
5 13 (8.39%) SQL Developer
6 11 (7.10%) SQL DBA
7 10 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (5.16%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 8 (5.16%) Lead Developer
8 8 (5.16%) Analyst
9 7 (4.52%) Consultant
9 7 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (3.87%) Virtualisation Architect
10 6 (3.87%) SQL Server DBA
11 5 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.23%) Applications Developer
12 4 (2.58%) Support Analyst
12 4 (2.58%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.77%) STL
2 15 (9.68%) .NET
3 14 (9.03%) XML
4 13 (8.39%) XSD
4 13 (8.39%) Web Services
4 13 (8.39%) HTML
4 13 (8.39%) SOAP
4 13 (8.39%) REST
5 8 (5.16%) CSS
5 8 (5.16%) Middleware
6 7 (4.52%) Spring
7 6 (3.87%) JDBC
7 6 (3.87%) XML Schema
7 6 (3.87%) JMS
8 5 (3.23%) JPA
8 5 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (3.23%) XSLT
9 2 (1.29%) Java EE
9 2 (1.29%) JSON
9 2 (1.29%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.32%) Data Integration
2 15 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.03%) Open Source
3 14 (9.03%) Online Games
4 13 (8.39%) Data Structures
5 8 (5.16%) N-Tier
5 8 (5.16%) Clustering
6 6 (3.87%) Replication
7 5 (3.23%) Equities
7 5 (3.23%) W3C
7 5 (3.23%) Statistics
8 4 (2.58%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.94%) HACMP
9 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.94%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.29%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.29%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.29%) User Experience
10 2 (1.29%) NHS
10 2 (1.29%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 73 (47.10%) UNIX
2 32 (20.65%) Linux
3 13 (8.39%) Windows
4 7 (4.52%) Solaris
5 6 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.29%) AIX
6 2 (1.29%) Debian
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (34.84%) ETL
2 41 (26.45%) Data Modelling
3 38 (24.52%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 21 (13.55%) OO
7 20 (12.90%) Scrum
8 17 (10.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (10.32%) Database Tuning
10 15 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (9.03%) Data Architecture
12 13 (8.39%) TDD
13 12 (7.74%) Kimball Methodology
14 11 (7.10%) Dimensional Modelling
14 11 (7.10%) Service Delivery
15 10 (6.45%) Analytics
16 8 (5.16%) Technical Architecture
16 8 (5.16%) Configuration Management
16 8 (5.16%) Service Management
17 7 (4.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 117 (75.48%) SQL
2 44 (28.39%) PL/SQL
3 36 (23.23%) C++
4 32 (20.65%) Java
5 26 (16.77%) Perl
6 21 (13.55%) T-SQL
7 20 (12.90%) Python
8 9 (5.81%) C#
9 8 (5.16%) JavaScript
10 6 (3.87%) C
10 6 (3.87%) Shell Script
11 5 (3.23%) XPath
11 5 (3.23%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.58%) Korn
13 2 (1.29%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.29%) VB
14 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.65%) VBA
14 1 (0.65%) AWK
Qualifications
1 18 (11.61%) Degree
2 9 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.52%) DV Cleared
3 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.58%) OCP
4 4 (2.58%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (2.58%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.29%) MCTS
5 2 (1.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (16.77%) QA
2 5 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (5.16%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.23%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (1.29%) GPFS
4 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.87%) Data Guard
2 5 (3.23%) Oracle Flashback
2 5 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.94%) SCOM
4 2 (1.29%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 100 (64.52%) Oracle
2 23 (14.84%) Sybase
3 19 (12.26%) Microsoft
4 13 (8.39%) IBM
5 10 (6.45%) Tableau
6 8 (5.16%) Intel
7 7 (4.52%) Talend
8 6 (3.87%) Informatica
9 5 (3.23%) VMware
10 4 (2.58%) Teradata
11 3 (1.94%) Netezza
11 3 (1.94%) Vertica
11 3 (1.94%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.94%) NetApp
11 3 (1.94%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.94%) BMC
11 3 (1.94%) Business Objects
12 2 (1.29%) Cisco
12 2 (1.29%) JD Edwards
12 2 (1.29%) CheckPoint
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