The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 24 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)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 139 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Contract jobs citing OLTP 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.21% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.44% 0.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £544 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £365 £343
% change year-on-year -0.68% +6.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 453 663 888
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 22.79% 23.55% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 482 591
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £615 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 13
Median hourly rate £19.75 £16.09 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.74% -54.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

OLTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

OLTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OLTP in Yorkshire

OLTP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +19 2 - - 1
OLTP
England

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

1 5 (71.43%) OLAP
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
1 5 (71.43%) B2B
1 5 (71.43%) B2C
1 5 (71.43%) Intranet
1 5 (71.43%) Extranet
1 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) DB2
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (28.57%) HACMP
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 2 (28.57%) AWK
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (28.57%) WCF

OLTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Extranet
1 5 (71.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) OLAP
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) DB2 UDB
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) DB2 Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) DB2 DBA
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) REST
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
1 2 (28.57%) WCF
1 2 (28.57%) WF
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) HACMP
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) B2B
1 5 (71.43%) B2C
1 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) AWK
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp