The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for OLTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank - - 85
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - - 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £335
% change year-on-year +1.49% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +34.66%  

OLTP is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 159 250 265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 15.44% 23.97% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 129 149
Median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -57.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

OLTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing OLTP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for OLTP in Buckinghamshire

OLTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OLTP in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OLTP in Buckinghamshire