The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 62 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing OLTP 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.77% 0.23% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.25% 0.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £319 £263 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.50 - -
OLTP
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
154 213 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.69% 24.60% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 114 112
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing OLTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

OLTP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) OLAP
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) DTS
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) OLAP
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) DTS
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DBA
1 4 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Development DBA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Development DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft