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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 396 397 396
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing OLTP 39 40 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.74% 0.72% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 8
Median daily rate £600 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.48% -10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £350 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
OLTP
England

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
5239 5582 5667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.15% 23.90% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3697 3980 3914
Median daily rate £475 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 33 49
Median hourly rate £30.94 £30.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.61% +11.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £14.20 £15.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £43.95 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLTP across the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

OLTP Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +16 5 £438 -7.89%
Brentford - 2 £453 -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 London region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 63 (85.14%) SQL
2 52 (70.27%) Oracle
3 41 (55.41%) Unix
4 36 (48.65%) STL
4 36 (48.65%) C++
5 33 (44.59%) OO
6 31 (41.89%) Linux
6 31 (41.89%) Release Management
7 29 (39.19%) Python
8 28 (37.84%) Perl
9 27 (36.49%) Software Engineering
10 25 (33.78%) Oracle Database
10 25 (33.78%) SDLC
11 23 (31.08%) Database Tuning
12 18 (24.32%) Java
13 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
14 15 (20.27%) MySQL
14 15 (20.27%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (18.92%) ETL
15 14 (18.92%) OLAP
15 14 (18.92%) Finance
16 13 (17.57%) Data Warehouse
16 13 (17.57%) Data Modelling
16 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 12 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
18 11 (14.86%) T-SQL
19 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
20 8 (10.81%) Windows

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 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.35%) Apache
2 1 (1.35%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.35%) Confluence
2 1 (1.35%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (1.35%) IIS
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (1.35%) SAS
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Radian6
1 1 (1.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.35%) AdWords
3 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.35%) Office 365
3 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) SAN
2 3 (4.05%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.70%) Internet
3 2 (2.70%) LDAP
4 1 (1.35%) FCoE
4 1 (1.35%) HTTP
4 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.35%) LAN
4 1 (1.35%) Multicast
4 1 (1.35%) NAS
4 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.78%) Oracle Database
2 15 (20.27%) MySQL
2 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
3 14 (18.92%) OLAP
4 13 (17.57%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (6.76%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (4.05%) Data Mining
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (4.05%) TKPROF
9 2 (2.70%) DB2
9 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.70%) QlikView
9 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.70%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Mercurial
1 2 (2.70%) Subversion
1 2 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.35%) JIRA
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (18.92%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Advertising
4 2 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (71.62%) Developer
2 36 (48.65%) C++ Developer
3 20 (27.03%) Oracle Developer
4 18 (24.32%) Unix Developer
5 17 (22.97%) Linux Developer
6 11 (14.86%) MySQL Developer
7 9 (12.16%) Java Developer
8 8 (10.81%) Architect
8 8 (10.81%) C++/Java Developer
8 8 (10.81%) SQL Developer
9 5 (6.76%) DBA
10 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
11 3 (4.05%) Administrator
11 3 (4.05%) Analyst
11 3 (4.05%) Data Architect
11 3 (4.05%) HTML Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (4.05%) SQL DBA
11 3 (4.05%) SQL Server DBA
11 3 (4.05%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (48.65%) STL
2 4 (5.41%) AngularJS
2 4 (5.41%) CSS
2 4 (5.41%) DOM
2 4 (5.41%) HTML
2 4 (5.41%) HTML5
2 4 (5.41%) Middleware
2 4 (5.41%) REST
3 3 (4.05%) .NET
3 3 (4.05%) D3.js
3 3 (4.05%) MDX
3 3 (4.05%) RESTful
3 3 (4.05%) SAML
3 3 (4.05%) Spring
3 3 (4.05%) WebGL
4 1 (1.35%) jQuery
4 1 (1.35%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.41%) Clustering
3 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.05%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.05%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (4.05%) PKI
5 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.70%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.70%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.70%) Replication
5 2 (2.70%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.35%) Derivative
6 1 (1.35%) Economics
6 1 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.35%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (55.41%) Unix
2 31 (41.89%) Linux
3 8 (10.81%) Windows
4 6 (8.11%) Solaris
5 5 (6.76%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) OO
2 31 (41.89%) Release Management
3 27 (36.49%) Software Engineering
4 25 (33.78%) SDLC
5 23 (31.08%) Database Tuning
6 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (20.27%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (18.92%) ETL
9 13 (17.57%) Data Modelling
10 12 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (10.81%) High Availability
12 6 (8.11%) Open Source
13 5 (6.76%) Analytics
13 5 (6.76%) Benchmarking
13 5 (6.76%) Physical Data Model
13 5 (6.76%) Regression Testing
13 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
13 5 (6.76%) Validation
14 4 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
14 4 (5.41%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 63 (85.14%) SQL
2 36 (48.65%) C++
3 29 (39.19%) Python
4 28 (37.84%) Perl
5 18 (24.32%) Java
6 11 (14.86%) T-SQL
7 6 (8.11%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.76%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.05%) ES6
11 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) DV Cleared
1 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.35%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.35%) KVM
4 1 (1.35%) NFS
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (1.35%) SRDF
4 1 (1.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) OpenView
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (4.05%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (2.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (1.35%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.35%) Puppet
3 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (70.27%) Oracle
2 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.11%) IBM
4 5 (6.76%) Sun
5 4 (5.41%) VMware
6 3 (4.05%) BMC
7 2 (2.70%) Brocade
7 2 (2.70%) Jaspersoft
7 2 (2.70%) StorageTek
7 2 (2.70%) Talend
7 2 (2.70%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.70%) Veritas
8 1 (1.35%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.35%) DoubleClick
8 1 (1.35%) Facebook
8 1 (1.35%) Google
8 1 (1.35%) Marin
8 1 (1.35%) Omniture
8 1 (1.35%) Twitter
8 1 (1.35%) Yahoo!
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