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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - - 64
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
95 152 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.55% 23.60% 18.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 82 66
Average daily rate £395 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.93 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +14.28%

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