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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
England / London
Rank 387 365 363
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -2
Contract jobs citing OLTP 21 50 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.45% 0.99% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 33
Median daily rate £383 £498 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.11% +38.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £375 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £538 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £335
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +41.79%
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
4692 5046 4986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 24.53% 24.09% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3359 3648 3539
Median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 30 35
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.12 £17.75 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 22 January 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 -9 3 £464 -11.66% 3
Hillingdon - 2 £375 -
Croydon - 1 £383 -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 53 (80.30%) SQL
2 48 (72.73%) Oracle
3 35 (53.03%) Unix
4 31 (46.97%) STL
4 31 (46.97%) C++
5 30 (45.45%) Perl
6 29 (43.94%) Python
6 29 (43.94%) Software Engineering
7 26 (39.39%) OO
7 26 (39.39%) Oracle Database
8 25 (37.88%) SDLC
8 25 (37.88%) Release Management
9 24 (36.36%) Database Tuning
10 21 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (18.18%) Data Modelling
14 11 (16.67%) Finance
15 10 (15.15%) ETL
15 10 (15.15%) Java
15 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
15 10 (15.15%) Open Source
16 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
16 9 (13.64%) .NET
16 9 (13.64%) OLAP
16 9 (13.64%) IBM
16 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 8 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 8 (12.12%) SOA

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 (12.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (10.61%) Apache Pig
3 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.52%) Confluence
5 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.09%) IBM Cloud
2 6 (9.09%) SaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (39.39%) Oracle Database
2 21 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
4 9 (13.64%) OLAP
4 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (12.12%) Big Data
5 8 (12.12%) Data Mining
5 8 (12.12%) Hadoop
5 8 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (10.61%) Apache Hive
6 7 (10.61%) CouchDB
6 7 (10.61%) HBase
7 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (4.55%) MySQL
9 3 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (4.55%) QlikView
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
1 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
1 1 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.52%) Subversion
1 1 (1.52%) Toad
1 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Billing
4 1 (1.52%) French Language
4 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (74.24%) Developer
2 31 (46.97%) C++ Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Architect
4 8 (12.12%) Data Architect
5 6 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 3 (4.55%) .NET Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Angular Developer
6 3 (4.55%) HTML Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.55%) UI Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) DBA
7 2 (3.03%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.97%) STL
2 9 (13.64%) .NET
3 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
3 4 (6.06%) CSS
3 4 (6.06%) DOM
3 4 (6.06%) HTML
3 4 (6.06%) HTML5
3 4 (6.06%) REST
4 3 (4.55%) D3.js
4 3 (4.55%) Middleware
4 3 (4.55%) Redux
4 3 (4.55%) SAML
4 3 (4.55%) WebGL
5 1 (1.52%) jQuery
5 1 (1.52%) MDX
5 1 (1.52%) RESTful
5 1 (1.52%) Spring
5 1 (1.52%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.52%) XSL
5 1 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.55%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (4.55%) PKI
4 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.03%) Clustering
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.52%) Derivative
5 1 (1.52%) Equities
5 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.52%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.52%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.03%) Unix
2 6 (9.09%) Linux
3 4 (6.06%) Solaris
3 4 (6.06%) Windows
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Software Engineering
2 26 (39.39%) OO
3 25 (37.88%) Release Management
3 25 (37.88%) SDLC
4 24 (36.36%) Database Tuning
5 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (18.18%) Data Modelling
8 10 (15.15%) ETL
8 10 (15.15%) Open Source
9 9 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (12.12%) Data Architecture
10 8 (12.12%) Microservices
10 8 (12.12%) SOA
10 8 (12.12%) Unit Testing
11 7 (10.61%) DevOps
11 7 (10.61%) Regression Testing
12 6 (9.09%) Low Latency
12 6 (9.09%) TOGAF
12 6 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 53 (80.30%) SQL
2 31 (46.97%) C++
3 30 (45.45%) Perl
4 29 (43.94%) Python
5 10 (15.15%) Java
6 8 (12.12%) Shell Script
7 6 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL
9 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
10 3 (4.55%) ES6
11 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.52%) C#
11 1 (1.52%) Korn
11 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) MCITP
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) OpenView
1 3 (4.55%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.52%) Ansible
2 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (72.73%) Oracle
2 9 (13.64%) IBM
3 7 (10.61%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.55%) BMC
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.55%) Sun
4 3 (4.55%) VMware
5 2 (3.03%) RedGate
5 2 (3.03%) Sybase
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix
6 1 (1.52%) Google
6 1 (1.52%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.52%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.52%) Splunk
6 1 (1.52%) Tableau
6 1 (1.52%) TARGIT
6 1 (1.52%) VocaLink
6 1 (1.52%) WorldPay
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