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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 143 - 126
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLTP 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.061% - 0.037%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.28% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£428 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £388 £339
% change year-on-year
-13.54% +14.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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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
727 551 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.08% 23.33% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 377 432
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 18
Average hourly rate £38.25 £30.90 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.78% -18.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £19.30 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.84 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLTP across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

OLTP Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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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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
Wiltshire - 1 £550 -
Bristol - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) OLAP
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BPEL
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) XSD
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (20.00%) TKPROF

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) OLAP
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) TKPROF
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ETL Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) XSD
2 1 (20.00%) JPA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) WSDL
2 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) W3C
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BPEL
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) BPMN
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
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