The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £335 £363
% change year-on-year
+26.86% -7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -
OLTP
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
146 169 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 29.49% 34.14% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 127 67
Median daily rate £325 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £203 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.63 £26.70 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.49% -2.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -8.28%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing OLTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in South Wales