The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 142 141 98
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -43
Contract jobs citing OLTP 4 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.13% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.61% 0.61% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Average daily rate
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£288 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £345 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £485 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OLTP
England

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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
652 659 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.76% 21.93% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 440 258
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 £24.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -38.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £20.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £175.00 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

OLTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OLTP across the South West region.

OLTP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

OLTP
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. 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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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
Dorset - 3 £275 - 3
Bristol +1 1 £300 -33.33% 2
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) OLAP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (20.00%) Nokia
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) B2C
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Ethernet

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) OLAP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (20.00%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XSD
1 1 (20.00%) WSDL
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) MDX
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) B2C
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) F5
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