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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 387 362 366
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +4
Contract jobs citing OLTP 37 54 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.66% 0.97% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 43
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£450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.36% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
5611 5583 5837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.69% 23.04% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3976 3754 4017
Average daily rate £450 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 38
Average hourly rate £27.78 £29.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £15.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.59 £53.00 £59.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +1.63%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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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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 +10 5 £525 -4.54% 3
Docklands, London - 1 £688 -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 77 (85.56%) SQL
2 63 (70.00%) Oracle
3 48 (53.33%) Oracle Database
4 47 (52.22%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (42.22%) ETL
5 38 (42.22%) UNIX
6 36 (40.00%) Data Modelling
7 32 (35.56%) SDLC
8 30 (33.33%) OO
9 28 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (30.00%) Linux
11 26 (28.89%) PL/SQL
12 25 (27.78%) C++
12 25 (27.78%) STL
12 25 (27.78%) Finance
12 25 (27.78%) Database Tuning
13 23 (25.56%) Banking
13 23 (25.56%) SQL Server
14 22 (24.44%) OLAP
14 22 (24.44%) Data Architecture
15 21 (23.33%) Multithreading
16 20 (22.22%) MySQL
17 19 (21.11%) Oracle Database 11g
17 19 (21.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 15 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 15 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
19 14 (15.56%) Logical Data Model
20 12 (13.33%) XML
20 12 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (3.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (2.22%) HTTP
2 2 (2.22%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (53.33%) Oracle Database
2 47 (52.22%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (25.56%) SQL Server
4 22 (24.44%) OLAP
5 20 (22.22%) MySQL
6 19 (21.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (21.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
7 15 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (12.22%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (8.89%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (8.89%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (8.89%) BusinessObjects XI
11 7 (7.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 7 (7.78%) SQLPlus
12 6 (6.67%) Data Mining
12 6 (6.67%) Sybase ASE
12 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (4.44%) ERwin
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.22%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.22%) Subversion
5 1 (1.11%) Toad
5 1 (1.11%) XMLSpy
General
1 25 (27.78%) Finance
2 23 (25.56%) Banking
3 9 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.78%) Retail
5 6 (6.67%) Publishing
6 3 (3.33%) Games
6 3 (3.33%) Legal
7 2 (2.22%) Law
7 2 (2.22%) Marketing
8 1 (1.11%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 66 (73.33%) Developer
2 25 (27.78%) C++ Developer
3 17 (18.89%) Oracle Developer
4 14 (15.56%) Architect
5 11 (12.22%) Data Architect
6 8 (8.89%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.78%) SQL Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Database Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Business Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Business Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Business Objects Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Report Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Designer
11 3 (3.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.78%) STL
2 12 (13.33%) XML
3 11 (12.22%) Web Services
4 9 (10.00%) .NET
4 9 (10.00%) Middleware
5 6 (6.67%) HTML
6 5 (5.56%) XML Schema
7 3 (3.33%) CSS
8 2 (2.22%) XSD
8 2 (2.22%) XSLT
8 2 (2.22%) CPAN
8 2 (2.22%) Silverlight
8 2 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (2.22%) HTML5
8 2 (2.22%) REST
9 1 (1.11%) JPA
9 1 (1.11%) FpML
9 1 (1.11%) MDX
9 1 (1.11%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (1.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.78%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.67%) Replication
3 6 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 5 (5.56%) Data Integration
5 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.44%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.33%) SWIFT
6 3 (3.33%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.22%) Online Games
7 2 (2.22%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.22%) W3C
8 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.11%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.11%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.11%) Clustering
8 1 (1.11%) Equities
8 1 (1.11%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (42.22%) UNIX
2 27 (30.00%) Linux
3 8 (8.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.22%) ETL
2 36 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 32 (35.56%) SDLC
4 30 (33.33%) OO
5 28 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (27.78%) Database Tuning
7 22 (24.44%) Data Architecture
8 21 (23.33%) Multithreading
9 15 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (15.56%) Logical Data Model
11 12 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
11 12 (13.33%) Data Management
12 11 (12.22%) Data Analysis
13 10 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
14 9 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
15 8 (8.89%) Analytics
16 7 (7.78%) Investment Management
16 7 (7.78%) UML
17 6 (6.67%) Change Management
17 6 (6.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (85.56%) SQL
2 26 (28.89%) PL/SQL
3 25 (27.78%) C++
4 11 (12.22%) T-SQL
4 11 (12.22%) Shell Script
5 9 (10.00%) Perl
5 9 (10.00%) Java
6 6 (6.67%) PHP
7 5 (5.56%) C
7 5 (5.56%) Python
8 4 (4.44%) VBScript
9 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.33%) VBA
10 2 (2.22%) XPath
10 2 (2.22%) C#
10 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.11%) VB
11 1 (1.11%) X++
11 1 (1.11%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (5.56%) Degree
2 4 (4.44%) OCP
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.22%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
1 3 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.22%) Basel III
2 2 (2.22%) Basel II
3 1 (1.11%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.22%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 63 (70.00%) Oracle
2 9 (10.00%) Sybase
3 8 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.78%) Informatica
5 4 (4.44%) IBM
5 4 (4.44%) Teradata
6 3 (3.33%) Cognos
7 2 (2.22%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.22%) InterSystems
8 1 (1.11%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.11%) SAP
8 1 (1.11%) Tableau
8 1 (1.11%) Citrix
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