The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - - 51
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £370 £323
% change year-on-year
-9.12% +14.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
179 145 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 25.35% 24.41% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 105 82
Average daily rate £390 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Average hourly rate £21.80 £11.15 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.51% -55.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in Wales