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 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.50 - -
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
85 170 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.50% 22.82% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 87 82
Median daily rate £434 £438 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.85% +28.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 7
Median hourly rate - £32.43 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.07%

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