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 23 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 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 127 124 134
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing OLTP 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.100% 0.075% 0.092%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
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£263 £394 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +21.15%
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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
644 574 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.42% 21.55% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 314 465
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 34
Average hourly rate £19.50 £33.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% +28.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £17.40 £17.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.57 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
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 23 July 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
Cheshire +7 3 £263 -33.33% 4
Lancashire - - - -
Manchester - - - -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (100.00%) OLAP
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Academy Housing
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) NHS
2 3 (75.00%) QlikView
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Teradata
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Academy Housing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) OLAP
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) QlikView
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Teradata
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
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