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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 360 361 376
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Contract jobs citing OLTP 51 64 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.95% 1.13% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 42 14
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£450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £370 £323
% change year-on-year
-9.12% +14.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
5384 5673 5565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.60% 22.60% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3610 3898 3728
Average daily rate £445 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 67
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.84 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £52.26 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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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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 +27 9 £525 +10.52% 4
Hounslow - - - -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 67 (74.44%) SQL
2 51 (56.67%) Data Warehouse
3 49 (54.44%) Oracle
4 38 (42.22%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (42.22%) Oracle Database
5 35 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 34 (37.78%) ETL
7 30 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (32.22%) Data Modelling
9 27 (30.00%) OLAP
9 27 (30.00%) Finance
9 27 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
10 25 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 23 (25.56%) UNIX
11 23 (25.56%) Relational Database
12 20 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (22.22%) T-SQL
13 19 (21.11%) PL/SQL
13 19 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (21.11%) Oracle ODI
14 17 (18.89%) Degree
14 17 (18.89%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (18.89%) Linux
15 15 (16.67%) Games
15 15 (16.67%) Shell Script
15 15 (16.67%) Database Tuning
15 15 (16.67%) QA
15 15 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
16 14 (15.56%) Oracle RAC
16 14 (15.56%) Data Architecture

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (3.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.11%) SAS
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) LDAP
1 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (56.67%) Data Warehouse
2 38 (42.22%) Oracle Database
3 35 (38.89%) SQL Server
4 30 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (30.00%) OLAP
6 25 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (25.56%) Relational Database
8 20 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (21.11%) Oracle ODI
10 17 (18.89%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (14.44%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (13.33%) RDBMS
14 11 (12.22%) Oracle OLAP
15 10 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (8.89%) Oracle Database 12c
17 5 (5.56%) DB2
18 4 (4.44%) MySQL
19 3 (3.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.11%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.11%) Toad
4 1 (1.11%) ERwin
4 1 (1.11%) Subversion
4 1 (1.11%) Mercurial
General
1 27 (30.00%) Finance
2 15 (16.67%) Games
3 11 (12.22%) Banking
4 9 (10.00%) Retail
5 5 (5.56%) Billing
6 3 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.33%) Legal
7 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (71.11%) Developer
2 19 (21.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 16 (17.78%) Architect
3 16 (17.78%) SQL Developer
4 11 (12.22%) C++ Developer
5 9 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Data Architect
7 7 (7.78%) Oracle Architect
8 6 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 5 (5.56%) SQL DBA
9 5 (5.56%) DBA
10 4 (4.44%) Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
11 3 (3.33%) Database Architect
12 2 (2.22%) Senior DBA
12 2 (2.22%) Business Intelligence Architect
12 2 (2.22%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
12 2 (2.22%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.22%) STL
2 10 (11.11%) .NET
2 10 (11.11%) XML
2 10 (11.11%) MDX
3 6 (6.67%) XSD
3 6 (6.67%) XSLT
4 5 (5.56%) XSL
5 4 (4.44%) Web Services
6 1 (1.11%) HTML
6 1 (1.11%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.11%) Middleware
6 1 (1.11%) JPA
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Replication
1 9 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 7 (7.78%) Online Games
3 6 (6.67%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.44%) Clustering
5 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.33%) Statistics
6 3 (3.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.11%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.11%) W3C
7 1 (1.11%) Equities
7 1 (1.11%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.56%) UNIX
2 17 (18.89%) Linux
3 1 (1.11%) Tru64
3 1 (1.11%) AIX
3 1 (1.11%) HPUX
3 1 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.22%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (37.78%) ETL
3 29 (32.22%) Data Modelling
4 27 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (16.67%) Database Tuning
7 14 (15.56%) Data Architecture
7 14 (15.56%) OO
8 11 (12.22%) Data Cleansing
8 11 (12.22%) Multithreading
8 11 (12.22%) Time Management
9 10 (11.11%) SOA
9 10 (11.11%) Migration
10 9 (10.00%) Data Migration
11 8 (8.89%) Unit Testing
11 8 (8.89%) Dimensional Modelling
11 8 (8.89%) TDD
11 8 (8.89%) Software Engineering
11 8 (8.89%) Scrum
12 7 (7.78%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 67 (74.44%) SQL
2 20 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 19 (21.11%) PL/SQL
4 15 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 11 (12.22%) C++
6 6 (6.67%) C#
7 5 (5.56%) Java
8 2 (2.22%) Perl
9 1 (1.11%) VBA
9 1 (1.11%) Python
9 1 (1.11%) Korn
9 1 (1.11%) XPath
9 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 17 (18.89%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.11%) MCITP
3 1 (1.11%) MCSE
3 1 (1.11%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) Basel III
3 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (15.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 49 (54.44%) Oracle
2 13 (14.44%) Teradata
3 11 (12.22%) Netezza
4 10 (11.11%) Tableau
5 7 (7.78%) Ab Initio
5 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.44%) Sybase
7 2 (2.22%) IBM
8 1 (1.11%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.11%) SAP
8 1 (1.11%) Sun
8 1 (1.11%) HP
8 1 (1.11%) Informatica
8 1 (1.11%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.11%) TIBCO
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