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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - - 50
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £355 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.76% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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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
183 144 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 25.96% 24.45% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 104 78
Average daily rate £363 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
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 £32.30 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +8.33%

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