The first table below looks at the demand for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 17 April 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 North West 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 134 112 132
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Contract jobs citing OLTP 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.032% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 0.87% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate £425 £450 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +31.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £450 £320
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +40.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
606 573 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.15% 23.77% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 282 358
Average daily rate £340 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 36
Average hourly rate £42.50 £29.96 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.85% +33.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.47 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £157.50 £82.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
OLTP
England

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

OLTP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester - - - - 5
Cheshire - - - -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Posted: 27 days ago