The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLTP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.63% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £200 - -
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
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
88 69 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 27.76% 25.27% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 33 31
Average daily rate £330 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £410 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLTP across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

OLTP
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Maidstone - 2 £200 -
OLTP
South East

OLTP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL