The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLTP 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.70% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£266 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
- +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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
261 114 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.46% 23.08% 24.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 69 121
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £46.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +53.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLTP across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

OLTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLTP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

OLTP Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

OLTP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
Watford - - - -
OLTP
East of England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) ETL
2 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
2 6 (85.71%) OLAP
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle OLAP
3 5 (71.43%) Data Integration
3 5 (71.43%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (71.43%) Data Quality
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (71.43%) Data Mart
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) MS Access
3 5 (71.43%) Cognos
3 5 (71.43%) Business Objects
3 5 (71.43%) SAP
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Informatica
3 5 (71.43%) DataStage
3 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) MicroStrategy

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) OLAP
1 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle OLAP
2 5 (71.43%) SAP Data Services
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (71.43%) MS Access
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (71.43%) DataStage
2 5 (71.43%) Data Mart
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ERwin
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Integration
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ETL
2 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
3 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) Data Quality
2 4 (57.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Business Objects
2 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) Cognos
2 5 (71.43%) Informatica
3 4 (57.14%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (57.14%) Teradata
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft