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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 381 366 368
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs citing OLTP 48 59 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.88% 1.04% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 39 5
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£488 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £350 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
- +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
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
5479 5654 5412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.40% 22.85% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3779 3915 3584
Average daily rate £439 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 35 67
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.90 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £59.87 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.03 £32.05
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -0.07%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +14 6 £550 +37.50% 1
Southwark - - - -
Croydon - - - - 2
Harrow - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 69 (78.41%) SQL
2 54 (61.36%) Oracle
3 46 (52.27%) Data Warehouse
4 42 (47.73%) Oracle Database
5 35 (39.77%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (36.36%) ETL
6 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
8 25 (28.41%) OLAP
8 25 (28.41%) UNIX
8 25 (28.41%) Data Modelling
9 24 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (26.14%) Performance Tuning
11 22 (25.00%) Relational Database
12 21 (23.86%) Finance
13 20 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (22.73%) T-SQL
14 18 (20.45%) Linux
14 18 (20.45%) Oracle ODI
14 18 (20.45%) Database Tuning
15 17 (19.32%) OO
15 17 (19.32%) PL/SQL
16 16 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 15 (17.05%) Data Architecture
17 15 (17.05%) Oracle RAC
17 15 (17.05%) Games
18 14 (15.91%) C++
18 14 (15.91%) STL
18 14 (15.91%) Oracle Database 11g
18 14 (15.91%) Multithreading

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (3.41%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) SAS
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) LDAP
1 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (52.27%) Data Warehouse
2 42 (47.73%) Oracle Database
3 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
4 25 (28.41%) OLAP
5 24 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 20 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (20.45%) Oracle ODI
9 16 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (15.91%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (14.77%) Oracle OLAP
12 12 (13.64%) RDBMS
13 10 (11.36%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (6.82%) DB2
16 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
17 4 (4.55%) MySQL
18 3 (3.41%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.27%) ERwin
4 1 (1.14%) Subversion
4 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.14%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.14%) Toad
4 1 (1.14%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (23.86%) Finance
2 15 (17.05%) Games
3 11 (12.50%) Banking
4 9 (10.23%) Retail
5 3 (3.41%) Billing
5 3 (3.41%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Publishing
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (69.32%) Developer
2 17 (19.32%) Architect
3 15 (17.05%) SQL Developer
4 14 (15.91%) C++ Developer
4 14 (15.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 11 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (10.23%) Data Architect
7 7 (7.95%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Oracle Architect
8 5 (5.68%) DBA
8 5 (5.68%) Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) SQL DBA
9 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (3.41%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (3.41%) Database Architect
10 2 (2.27%) Senior DBA
10 2 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 2 (2.27%) Senior SQL DBA
10 2 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 2 (2.27%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.91%) STL
2 8 (9.09%) XML
3 7 (7.95%) MDX
4 6 (6.82%) .NET
5 4 (4.55%) Web Services
5 4 (4.55%) XSD
5 4 (4.55%) XSLT
6 3 (3.41%) XSL
7 1 (1.14%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.14%) Middleware
7 1 (1.14%) HTML
7 1 (1.14%) JPA
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Replication
1 9 (10.23%) Data Integration
2 7 (7.95%) Online Games
3 6 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.82%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.55%) Clustering
6 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.14%) Equities
7 1 (1.14%) W3C
7 1 (1.14%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.41%) UNIX
2 18 (20.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.14%) Tru64
3 1 (1.14%) AIX
3 1 (1.14%) HPUX
3 1 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (36.36%) ETL
2 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (28.41%) Data Modelling
4 23 (26.14%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (20.45%) Database Tuning
6 17 (19.32%) OO
7 15 (17.05%) Data Architecture
8 14 (15.91%) Multithreading
9 10 (11.36%) SOA
10 8 (9.09%) Time Management
10 8 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
11 7 (7.95%) TDD
11 7 (7.95%) Asset Management
11 7 (7.95%) Scrum
11 7 (7.95%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (6.82%) Kimball Methodology
12 6 (6.82%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.82%) Migration
12 6 (6.82%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 69 (78.41%) SQL
2 20 (22.73%) T-SQL
3 17 (19.32%) PL/SQL
4 14 (15.91%) C++
5 13 (14.77%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.68%) Java
6 5 (5.68%) C#
7 1 (1.14%) Perl
7 1 (1.14%) Korn
7 1 (1.14%) XPath
7 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.14%) MCITP
3 1 (1.14%) MCSE
3 1 (1.14%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) Basel III
2 2 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (17.05%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 54 (61.36%) Oracle
2 13 (14.77%) Teradata
3 11 (12.50%) Netezza
4 8 (9.09%) Ab Initio
5 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.82%) Tableau
6 4 (4.55%) Sybase
7 3 (3.41%) IBM
8 2 (2.27%) Informatica
9 1 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.14%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.14%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.14%) SAP
9 1 (1.14%) Sun
9 1 (1.14%) HP
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