The first table below looks at the demand for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 62 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing OLTP 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.23% 0.45% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.32% 2.78% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £360 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.85% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
152 108 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.47% 16.17% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 62 58
Average daily rate £325 £373 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% +16.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £310 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.75 £20.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +56.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
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OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLTP across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OLTP across the Milton Keynes region.

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) OLAP
3 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Intel
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) HACMP
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) OLAP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) HACMP
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) GPFS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (50.00%) Intel
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) VMware