The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 339 363 335
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -28
Contract jobs citing OLTP 59 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.22% 0.61% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 13
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £473 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £331
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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
4818 4898 4519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.81% 22.73% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3433 3378 3122
Average daily rate £450 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £18.00 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £104.75 £49.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLTP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 6 £406 +11.30% 4
Croydon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 82 (79.61%) SQL
2 73 (70.87%) Oracle
3 54 (52.43%) Data Warehouse
4 53 (51.46%) UNIX
5 49 (47.57%) ETL
6 45 (43.69%) Oracle Database
7 40 (38.83%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (33.98%) PL/SQL
10 32 (31.07%) SQL Server
11 31 (30.10%) Linux
12 30 (29.13%) Data Modelling
13 26 (25.24%) OLAP
14 24 (23.30%) QA
15 23 (22.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 22 (21.36%) C++
16 22 (21.36%) STL
17 21 (20.39%) OO
18 20 (19.42%) Degree
18 20 (19.42%) Database Tuning
19 19 (18.45%) Multithreading
19 19 (18.45%) Scrum
20 18 (17.48%) Data Integration
20 18 (17.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 17 (16.50%) Oracle OLAP
21 17 (16.50%) Games
22 16 (15.53%) Hadoop
23 15 (14.56%) Relational Database
23 15 (14.56%) Big Data
23 15 (14.56%) Online Games

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.74%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.85%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (2.91%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.97%) Confluence
5 1 (0.97%) SAS
5 1 (0.97%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) PowerPivot
2 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.94%) MS Office
4 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) IaaS
1 2 (1.94%) PaaS
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) LDAP
1 3 (2.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.97%) VLAN
2 1 (0.97%) LAN
2 1 (0.97%) WAN
2 1 (0.97%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (52.43%) Data Warehouse
2 45 (43.69%) Oracle Database
3 32 (31.07%) SQL Server
4 26 (25.24%) OLAP
5 23 (22.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (17.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (16.50%) Oracle OLAP
8 16 (15.53%) Hadoop
9 15 (14.56%) Relational Database
9 15 (14.56%) Big Data
9 15 (14.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (11.65%) Amazon Redshift
10 12 (11.65%) MongoDB
10 12 (11.65%) NoSQL
11 11 (10.68%) DB2
12 10 (9.71%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (8.74%) CouchDB
13 9 (8.74%) Oracle ODI
13 9 (8.74%) MySQL
14 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (4.85%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (2.91%) Subversion
3 3 (2.91%) Mercurial
3 3 (2.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.91%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.97%) JIRA
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.97%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.97%) ERwin
General
1 17 (16.50%) Games
2 8 (7.77%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Banking
3 5 (4.85%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Publishing
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Billing
5 1 (0.97%) French Language
5 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 77 (74.76%) Developer
2 21 (20.39%) C++ Developer
3 18 (17.48%) Oracle Developer
4 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 9 (8.74%) SQL Developer
5 8 (7.77%) Analyst
5 8 (7.77%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Architect
7 6 (5.83%) Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL Developer
8 4 (3.88%) DBA
8 4 (3.88%) DB2 Developer
9 3 (2.91%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.91%) Applications Developer
9 3 (2.91%) Data Architect
9 3 (2.91%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.36%) STL
2 13 (12.62%) XML
3 11 (10.68%) Web Services
4 9 (8.74%) REST
4 9 (8.74%) .NET
4 9 (8.74%) SOAP
5 8 (7.77%) XSD
6 5 (4.85%) XSLT
7 4 (3.88%) XML Schema
7 4 (3.88%) Spring
8 3 (2.91%) JPA
8 3 (2.91%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (2.91%) JDBC
8 3 (2.91%) HTML
8 3 (2.91%) JMS
8 3 (2.91%) Middleware
9 2 (1.94%) XSL
10 1 (0.97%) MDX
10 1 (0.97%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Data Integration
2 15 (14.56%) Online Games
3 11 (10.68%) Data Structures
4 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.71%) Open Source
5 6 (5.83%) Clustering
6 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.85%) Replication
7 4 (3.88%) Equities
7 4 (3.88%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.91%) W3C
9 2 (1.94%) NHS
9 2 (1.94%) User Experience
9 2 (1.94%) Neural Network
9 2 (1.94%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.97%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 53 (51.46%) UNIX
2 31 (30.10%) Linux
3 3 (2.91%) Solaris
4 2 (1.94%) Debian
4 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (47.57%) ETL
2 40 (38.83%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (29.13%) Data Modelling
5 21 (20.39%) OO
6 20 (19.42%) Database Tuning
7 19 (18.45%) Multithreading
7 19 (18.45%) Scrum
8 13 (12.62%) Kimball Methodology
9 12 (11.65%) TDD
10 11 (10.68%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (9.71%) Dimensional Modelling
12 9 (8.74%) Analytics
13 5 (4.85%) Data Cleansing
13 5 (4.85%) Data Analysis
13 5 (4.85%) Asset Management
13 5 (4.85%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (4.85%) Configuration Management
13 5 (4.85%) Validation
14 4 (3.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 82 (79.61%) SQL
2 35 (33.98%) PL/SQL
3 22 (21.36%) C++
4 14 (13.59%) T-SQL
5 11 (10.68%) Shell Script
5 11 (10.68%) Java
5 11 (10.68%) Perl
6 6 (5.83%) C#
7 5 (4.85%) Python
8 4 (3.88%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.88%) Korn
9 3 (2.91%) XPath
9 3 (2.91%) VBA
10 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (19.42%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) DV Cleared
2 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.97%) MCTS
3 1 (0.97%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.30%) QA
2 4 (3.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (6.80%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.97%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) Data Guard
1 3 (2.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.97%) Zenoss
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 73 (70.87%) Oracle
2 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.68%) IBM
4 10 (9.71%) Tableau
5 9 (8.74%) Teradata
6 8 (7.77%) Netezza
7 7 (6.80%) Talend
7 7 (6.80%) Sybase
7 7 (6.80%) Informatica
7 7 (6.80%) Ab Initio
8 4 (3.88%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (2.91%) Vertica
9 3 (2.91%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.94%) MKS
10 2 (1.94%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.97%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.97%) Infoblox
11 1 (0.97%) SAP
11 1 (0.97%) HP
11 1 (0.97%) JD Edwards
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