The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 35 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLAP 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.09% - 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.94% - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£588 - £185
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £331 £390
% change year-on-year
+24.52% -15.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £140.00
OLAP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
67 80 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.49% 16.16% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 57 26
Average daily rate £375 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OLAP across the Bedfordshire region.

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 5 £588 -
OLAP
East of England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing OLAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OLAP.

1 9 (75.00%) ETL
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (58.33%) ERP
3 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
6 4 (33.33%) Cognos
6 4 (33.33%) Agresso
7 3 (25.00%) Project Management
7 3 (25.00%) Movex
7 3 (25.00%) Lawson
7 3 (25.00%) CRM
7 3 (25.00%) DTS
7 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (25.00%) Infor M3
7 3 (25.00%) Business Analytics
7 3 (25.00%) Analytics
7 3 (25.00%) Data Transformation
7 3 (25.00%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (25.00%) QA

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing OLAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OLAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Agresso
2 3 (25.00%) Lawson
2 3 (25.00%) Movex
2 3 (25.00%) Infor M3
3 2 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) DTS
5 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (8.33%) Big Data
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) General Ledger
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (16.67%) MI Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (16.67%) MI Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Telephony Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ETL
2 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (58.33%) ERP
3 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (25.00%) Information Management
4 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) CRM
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Process Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
3 2 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cognos
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Tableau
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) SAP