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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 360 392 340
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -52
Contract jobs citing OLTP 55 30 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.03% 0.52% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 21
Average daily rate
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£359 £360 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £424 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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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
5319 5766 4928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.11% 23.27% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3892 4062 3411
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 54
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.51 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £46.23 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +24 6 £363 -3.33% 5
Ealing - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 88 (83.02%) SQL
2 76 (71.70%) Oracle
3 57 (53.77%) ETL
4 56 (52.83%) Data Warehouse
5 48 (45.28%) UNIX
6 45 (42.45%) Oracle Database
7 42 (39.62%) Data Modelling
8 41 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (37.74%) Business Intelligence
10 32 (30.19%) Linux
10 32 (30.19%) SQL Server
11 31 (29.25%) PL/SQL
12 30 (28.30%) OLAP
13 25 (23.58%) OO
13 25 (23.58%) QA
13 25 (23.58%) Database Tuning
14 24 (22.64%) Games
15 23 (21.70%) C++
15 23 (21.70%) STL
16 22 (20.75%) Multithreading
16 22 (20.75%) Relational Database
17 21 (19.81%) Oracle OLAP
17 21 (19.81%) Scrum
18 20 (18.87%) Degree
19 19 (17.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 19 (17.92%) Data Integration
19 19 (17.92%) Performance Tuning
20 18 (16.98%) Teradata
21 16 (15.09%) T-SQL
21 16 (15.09%) Oracle ODI

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 7 (6.60%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.77%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.94%) SAS
4 1 (0.94%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) PowerPivot
2 2 (1.89%) MS Office
3 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) IaaS
1 2 (1.89%) PaaS
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Internet
1 2 (1.89%) LDAP
2 1 (0.94%) LAN
2 1 (0.94%) WAN
2 1 (0.94%) SAN
2 1 (0.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (52.83%) Data Warehouse
2 45 (42.45%) Oracle Database
3 32 (30.19%) SQL Server
4 30 (28.30%) OLAP
5 22 (20.75%) Relational Database
6 21 (19.81%) Oracle OLAP
7 19 (17.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (15.09%) Oracle ODI
9 15 (14.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (13.21%) DB2
10 14 (13.21%) Hadoop
11 13 (12.26%) Big Data
12 11 (10.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (9.43%) MongoDB
13 10 (9.43%) NoSQL
13 10 (9.43%) Amazon Redshift
14 8 (7.55%) RDBMS
15 7 (6.60%) MySQL
15 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (6.60%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (5.66%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.89%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.89%) ERwin
3 2 (1.89%) Subversion
3 2 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.94%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.94%) Toad
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.94%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (22.64%) Games
2 15 (14.15%) Finance
3 9 (8.49%) Banking
4 4 (3.77%) Retail
5 3 (2.83%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.89%) Billing
7 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.94%) Publishing
7 1 (0.94%) French Language
Job Titles
1 73 (68.87%) Developer
2 22 (20.75%) C++ Developer
3 15 (14.15%) Architect
4 14 (13.21%) Senior Developer
4 14 (13.21%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (8.49%) SQL Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Data Architect
6 7 (6.60%) DBA
6 7 (6.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (5.66%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 6 (5.66%) SQL DBA
7 6 (5.66%) Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) DB2 Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.77%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.83%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (2.83%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (2.83%) QA Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Consultant
9 3 (2.83%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.70%) STL
2 11 (10.38%) Web Services
3 9 (8.49%) XML
3 9 (8.49%) .NET
4 7 (6.60%) SOAP
4 7 (6.60%) REST
5 4 (3.77%) XSLT
5 4 (3.77%) XSD
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.89%) JPA
6 2 (1.89%) MDX
6 2 (1.89%) Middleware
6 2 (1.89%) XML Schema
6 2 (1.89%) HTML
6 2 (1.89%) XSL
7 1 (0.94%) J2EE
7 1 (0.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.92%) Data Integration
2 16 (15.09%) Online Games
3 10 (9.43%) Data Structures
4 8 (7.55%) Open Source
4 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.60%) Clustering
5 7 (6.60%) Replication
6 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.77%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (3.77%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.89%) Neural Network
8 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.89%) W3C
9 1 (0.94%) Equities
9 1 (0.94%) NHS
9 1 (0.94%) Statistics
9 1 (0.94%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 48 (45.28%) UNIX
2 32 (30.19%) Linux
3 1 (0.94%) Windows
3 1 (0.94%) AIX
3 1 (0.94%) HPUX
3 1 (0.94%) Solaris
3 1 (0.94%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (53.77%) ETL
2 42 (39.62%) Data Modelling
3 41 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (37.74%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (23.58%) OO
5 25 (23.58%) Database Tuning
6 22 (20.75%) Multithreading
7 21 (19.81%) Scrum
8 19 (17.92%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (13.21%) TDD
10 13 (12.26%) Kimball Methodology
11 12 (11.32%) Dimensional Modelling
11 12 (11.32%) Data Architecture
12 10 (9.43%) Logical Data Model
12 10 (9.43%) Physical Data Model
13 8 (7.55%) Analytics
14 7 (6.60%) Asset Management
15 6 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
15 6 (5.66%) SOA
16 5 (4.72%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 88 (83.02%) SQL
2 31 (29.25%) PL/SQL
3 23 (21.70%) C++
4 16 (15.09%) T-SQL
5 15 (14.15%) Shell Script
6 8 (7.55%) C#
6 8 (7.55%) Java
7 3 (2.83%) VBA
7 3 (2.83%) Perl
7 3 (2.83%) Python
7 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.89%) XPath
9 1 (0.94%) VB
9 1 (0.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 20 (18.87%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.94%) MCSE
3 1 (0.94%) MCITP
3 1 (0.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (23.58%) QA
2 3 (2.83%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.89%) Basel III
System Software
1 12 (11.32%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.94%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 76 (71.70%) Oracle
2 18 (16.98%) Teradata
3 15 (14.15%) Netezza
4 12 (11.32%) IBM
5 10 (9.43%) Ab Initio
6 9 (8.49%) Microsoft
6 9 (8.49%) Tableau
7 7 (6.60%) Informatica
7 7 (6.60%) Talend
8 4 (3.77%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (3.77%) Sybase
9 3 (2.83%) Vertica
10 2 (1.89%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.89%) HP
11 1 (0.94%) Sun
11 1 (0.94%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.94%) NetApp
11 1 (0.94%) Infoblox
11 1 (0.94%) 3PAR
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