The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 123 105 120
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Contract jobs citing OLTP 4 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.54% 0.080%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.65% 1.81% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 1
Average daily rate
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- £253 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £333 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 - -
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England

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
613 662 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.93% 29.57% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 380 276
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 7
Average hourly rate £16.17 £20.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.12% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.62 £16.00 £16.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

OLTP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

OLTP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

OLTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

OLTP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

OLTP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
West Yorkshire -12 4 - - 3
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 12 (92.31%) Oracle
1 12 (92.31%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (84.62%) Data Modelling
2 11 (84.62%) ETL
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle BI EE
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle ODI
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 10 (76.92%) Data Integration
3 10 (76.92%) Load Balancing
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle OWB
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
6 1 (7.69%) Big Data
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Dependency Injection

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle BI EE
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle ODI
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle OWB
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) DB2
4 1 (7.69%) OLAP
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) OBIEE Developer
3 3 (23.08%) OBIEE Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
2 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (84.62%) Data Modelling
2 11 (84.62%) ETL
3 10 (76.92%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft