The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 116 107 117
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing OLAP 6 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.23% 0.77% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.57% 3.68% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 2
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£380 £338 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.75
OLAP
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
381 516 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.59% 20.86% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 264 195
Average daily rate £375 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 6
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the Berkshire region.

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Reading +6 6 £380 -11.62% 1
Slough - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
OLAP
South East

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) ETL
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) C#
6 5 (35.71%) MS Office
6 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) LDAP
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (35.71%) DTS
6 5 (35.71%) Cognos
6 5 (35.71%) Cognos Query Studio
6 5 (35.71%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 5 (35.71%) Cognos Report Studio
6 5 (35.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 5 (35.71%) Cognos Transformer
6 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
6 5 (35.71%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (35.71%) Windows SharePoint Services

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (35.71%) DTS
6 5 (35.71%) Cognos Query Studio
6 5 (35.71%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 5 (35.71%) Cognos Report Studio
6 5 (35.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 5 (35.71%) Cognos Transformer
7 3 (21.43%) Data Mart
7 3 (21.43%) Star Schema
7 3 (21.43%) IDOL
8 2 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Cognos Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) OBIEE Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
1 5 (35.71%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (50.00%) ETL
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Document Management
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 5 (35.71%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Cognos
3 3 (21.43%) Meridio
4 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle