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 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 - - 113
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £338
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
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
656 642 641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.54% 25.72% 28.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 431 373
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 11
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.19 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% -27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £16.00 £13.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £25.00 £175.00
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
1 5 (71.43%) B2B
1 5 (71.43%) B2C
2 4 (57.14%) Intranet
2 4 (57.14%) Extranet
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) OLAP
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 4 (57.14%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) WF
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 2 (28.57%) ISO20022
4 2 (28.57%) Presales
4 2 (28.57%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Extranet
1 4 (57.14%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) OLAP
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) NonStop SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Architect
1 7 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) WF
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) SAML
5 1 (14.29%) Java EE
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) WSDL
5 1 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) B2B
1 5 (71.43%) B2C
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 2 (28.57%) High Availability
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Presales
4 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) ArchiMate
5 1 (14.29%) BPMN
5 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 8583
1 2 (28.57%) ISO20022
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia