The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
England / London
Rank 375 363 352
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs citing OLTP 20 50 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.43% 0.99% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 36
Median daily rate £425 £498 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.57% +36.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £370 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £575 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +36.00%

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4666 5071 5095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 24.51% 23.71% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3368 3657 3587
Median daily rate £500 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 34
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +114.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.67 £17.75 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £46.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing OLTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in London

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in London

OLTP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OLTP across the London region.

OLTP Hourly Rate Trend in London

OLTP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 2 £464 -2.36%
Croydon - 1 £383 -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 46 (76.67%) SQL
2 44 (73.33%) Oracle
3 32 (53.33%) Unix
4 31 (51.67%) C++
4 31 (51.67%) STL
5 29 (48.33%) Software Engineering
6 26 (43.33%) Perl
6 26 (43.33%) OO
7 25 (41.67%) Python
7 25 (41.67%) Release Management
8 24 (40.00%) Oracle Database
8 24 (40.00%) SDLC
9 23 (38.33%) Database Tuning
10 20 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (18.33%) Data Modelling
12 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
13 10 (16.67%) .NET
13 10 (16.67%) ETL
13 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (15.00%) OLAP
14 9 (15.00%) Hadoop
14 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (13.33%) Microservices
15 8 (13.33%) Open Source
15 8 (13.33%) Data Architecture
15 8 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 8 (13.33%) Big Data

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 8 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (11.67%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.67%) Confluence
4 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) IBM Cloud
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 20 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
4 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (15.00%) Hadoop
5 9 (15.00%) OLAP
5 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (13.33%) Big Data
6 8 (13.33%) Data Mining
7 7 (11.67%) Apache Hive
7 7 (11.67%) CouchDB
7 7 (11.67%) HBase
8 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (6.67%) QlikView
10 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
11 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (1.67%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
1 1 (1.67%) Mercurial
1 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.67%) Subversion
1 1 (1.67%) Toad
1 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.67%) Back Office
4 1 (1.67%) Billing
4 1 (1.67%) French Language
4 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (76.67%) Developer
2 31 (51.67%) C++ Developer
3 10 (16.67%) Architect
4 8 (13.33%) Data Architect
5 5 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.00%) .NET Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.33%) .NET Technical Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Applications Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (3.33%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (3.33%) DBA
7 2 (3.33%) Perl Developer
7 2 (3.33%) SOA Architect
7 2 (3.33%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.33%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.33%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (51.67%) STL
2 10 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.67%) MDX
3 1 (1.67%) Middleware
3 1 (1.67%) SAML
3 1 (1.67%) XML
3 1 (1.67%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.67%) XSD
3 1 (1.67%) XSL
3 1 (1.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.33%) Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Equities
5 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.67%) iPad
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.67%) PKI
5 1 (1.67%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (53.33%) Unix
2 4 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (3.33%) Solaris
4 1 (1.67%) Windows
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) Software Engineering
2 26 (43.33%) OO
3 25 (41.67%) Release Management
4 24 (40.00%) SDLC
5 23 (38.33%) Database Tuning
6 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (18.33%) Data Modelling
8 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (16.67%) ETL
9 8 (13.33%) Data Architecture
9 8 (13.33%) Microservices
9 8 (13.33%) Open Source
9 8 (13.33%) SOA
9 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
10 7 (11.67%) DevOps
10 7 (11.67%) Regression Testing
11 6 (10.00%) Low Latency
11 6 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (10.00%) TOGAF
11 6 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 46 (76.67%) SQL
2 31 (51.67%) C++
3 26 (43.33%) Perl
4 25 (41.67%) Python
5 7 (11.67%) Shell Script
6 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 5 (8.33%) Java
8 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.33%) C#
10 1 (1.67%) Korn
10 1 (1.67%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) MCITP
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Sentry
2 1 (1.67%) Ansible
2 1 (1.67%) OpenView
2 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.67%) Puppet
2 1 (1.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (73.33%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) IBM
2 7 (11.67%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.00%) Tableau
5 2 (3.33%) RedGate
5 2 (3.33%) Sybase
6 1 (1.67%) BMC
6 1 (1.67%) Citrix
6 1 (1.67%) Google
6 1 (1.67%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.67%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.67%) Sun
6 1 (1.67%) TARGIT
6 1 (1.67%) VMware
6 1 (1.67%) VocaLink
6 1 (1.67%) WorldPay
London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago