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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - 65 -
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.15% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 - -
OLTP
UK

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
178 233 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.03% 34.16% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 140 66
Average daily rate £350 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 1
Average hourly rate £27.25 £22.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.11% -25.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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