Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 94 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - +102
Contract jobs citing OLTP 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.078% 0.20% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.42% 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Reading median daily rate £425 £374 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £374 £335
% change year-on-year +0.40% +11.49% -
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 238 223 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.62% 15.00% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 108 244
Reading median daily rate £410 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% +3.03% +9.93%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £283
90th Percentile £550 £629 £529
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 22
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% - -94.57%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £9.75 £27.93
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.48 £9.50 £13.15
% change year-on-year +84.00% -27.76% -61.32%

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL