The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 31 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
31 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 Kent - - -
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 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.50 - -
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
112 86 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 30.60% 34.68% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 45 30
Median daily rate £395 £338 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.03% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £280 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing OLTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Kent region with a requirement for 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

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:

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
1 2 (100.00%) SSIS 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