Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for OLTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OLTP over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 187 205
Rank change year-on-year -25 +18 +4
Contract jobs citing OLTP 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.019% 0.16% 0.051%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.10% 0.71% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
East of England median daily rate - £438 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.08% +118.18%
England median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.61% +25.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 - -

OLTP is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 984 1120 1279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.07% 22.98% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 690 721
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £285 £230 £225
90th Percentile £569 £538 £538
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 41 52
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £36.00 £31.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.06% +13.35% +11.44%
10th Percentile £16.18 £15.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £40.38 £46.00 £47.43
England median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +1.82% +11.11%

OLTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing OLTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for OLTP in the East of England

OLTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OLTP in the East of England

OLTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OLTP in the East of England

OLTP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -10 1 - - 1
OLTP
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OLTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) iTrent

OLTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) iTrent
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) MIS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Report Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP