Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 86 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +103
Contract jobs citing OLTP 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.15% 0.23% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.84% 1.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Reading median daily rate £700 £365 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +91.78% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £365 £463
% change year-on-year +2.74% -21.08% +38.06%
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 237 251 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.74% 18.84% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 142 240
Reading median daily rate £431 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.47% +6.18% +0.06%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £589 £625 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £415 £413
% change year-on-year +5.42% +0.61% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 30 21
Reading median hourly rate £28.50 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% - -82.93%
10th Percentile £11.15 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £65.88 £48.58 £15.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £39.50 £9.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year +315.79% -17.39% -66.18%

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

OLTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OLTP in Reading over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OLTP in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OLTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) Data Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Capita
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Process Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics

OLTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Process Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Capita
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft