The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 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 Lancashire - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 - -
OLTP
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
111 133 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 28.10% 31.29% 19.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 92 31
Average daily rate £375 £378 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +37.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 0
Average hourly rate £41.50 £37.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

OLTP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) OLAP
1 9 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 9 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 9 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 9 (100.00%) OLAP Cube
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Statistics
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (100.00%) OLAP
1 9 (100.00%) OLAP Cube
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Business Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server BI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Statistics
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 9 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 9 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 9 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared