The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 119 89 92
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +3
Contract jobs citing OLTP 3 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.14% 0.53% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.48% 2.22% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
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£450 £325 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +19.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £313 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £355 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OLTP
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
631 405 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.04% 23.91% 28.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 238 234
Average daily rate £343 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 17
Average hourly rate £37.04 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.62% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

OLTP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OLTP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

OLTP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Bradford -8 1 £425 +30.76%
OLTP
Yorkshire

OLTP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (100.00%) OLAP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Intranet
1 3 (100.00%) Extranet
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WF
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) B2C
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Identity Foundation

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Intranet
1 3 (100.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) WF
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) B2C
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft