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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 61 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLTP 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% - 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.77% - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £483 £475 £335
% change year-on-year
+1.68% +41.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
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
130 134 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.16% 20.81% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 82 99
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

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

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) OpenView
1 3 (100.00%) BMC
1 3 (100.00%) SAML
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Presales
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) OpenView
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) BMC
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) VMware