Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 17 November 2018 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 90 96
Contract jobs citing OLTP 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.078% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.40% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Reading median daily rate - £425 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.26% -
Berkshire median daily rate - £425 £382
% change year-on-year - +11.26% +14.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 254 251 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.20% 19.70% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 158 106
Reading median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
10th Percentile £325 £310 £316
90th Percentile £575 £538 £613
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 29
Reading median hourly rate £11.00 £12.25 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.20% +28.95% -
10th Percentile £10.33 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £12.28 £45.93 £9.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.25 £15.00 £9.50
% change year-on-year +121.67% +57.89% -41.54%

OLTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing OLTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for OLTP in Reading

OLTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OLTP in Reading