The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 23 June 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)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 95 91
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4  
Contract jobs citing OLTP 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.082% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.33% 0.93% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £365 £343
% change year-on-year +16.43% +6.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £51.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 -

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 Surrey with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 301 324 311
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 24.59% 25.33% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 217 187
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 6
Median hourly rate £20.50 £31.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.92% +40.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

OLTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

OLTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OLTP in Surrey

OLTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OLTP in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Surrey 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%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
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 Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016

OLTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
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
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SQL BI Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL