The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.56% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -
OLTP
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
113 167 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.63% 20.57% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 83 79
Median daily rate £420 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £12.08 £50.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.84% +138.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire