The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 128 - 115
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLTP 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% - 0.085%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £413 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 - -
OLTP
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
535 570 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.94% 21.49% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 330 242
Average daily rate £375 £383 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +17.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Average hourly rate £16.25 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.78% +251.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £22.50 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £47.50 £16.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

OLTP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh - 2 £450 - 2
Glasgow - 1 £375 - 2
OLTP
UK

OLTP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) HDInsight

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) HDInsight
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Development DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Development DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
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