Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 24 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 171 177
Rank change year-on-year +16 +6 -37
Contract jobs citing OLTP 5 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.16% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.68% 0.89% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
West Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £544 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.74% +24.29% +34.62%
10th Percentile £369 £518 £416
90th Percentile £406 £555 £510
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £538 £463
% change year-on-year -27.91% +16.22% +42.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 730 896 1228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.06% 25.04% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 609 818
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £275
90th Percentile £538 £525 £510
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £370
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 16
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.59 £21.19 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.70% +14.53% +15.63%
10th Percentile £12.21 £13.50 £8.75
90th Percentile £21.37 £31.50 £42.27
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £14.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +50.88% -18.57% +9.38%

OLTP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OLTP in West Yorkshire

OLTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OLTP in West Yorkshire

OLTP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Bradford +13 3 - -
OLTP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 3 (60.00%) OLAP
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Intranet
2 2 (40.00%) Extranet
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) B2C
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Siebel
2 2 (40.00%) Parallel Processing
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) GDPR
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management

OLTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Extranet
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) OLAP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) WF
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) B2C
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) Parallel Processing
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Siebel
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat