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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 115 123 118
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing OLAP 7 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.15% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.98% 1.04% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Average daily rate £413 £369 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% -26.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £350 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £396 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00
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
354 384 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.91% 14.21% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 214 269
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 10 13
Average hourly rate £13.15 £39.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.70% +125.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £30.00 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £125.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLAP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram 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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 7 £413 +11.86%
Newbury - 1 - -
OLAP
South East

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 14 (93.33%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (46.67%) Visualisation
5 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (46.67%) MS Office
6 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (40.00%) ETL
6 6 (40.00%) Analytics
7 5 (33.33%) Tableau
7 5 (33.33%) PerformancePoint
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 4 (26.67%) VBA
8 4 (26.67%) .NET
8 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (26.67%) Cognos
8 4 (26.67%) ITIL
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (26.67%) Six Sigma
8 4 (26.67%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (26.67%) QlikView
8 4 (26.67%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (26.67%) Power BI
9 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (33.33%) PerformancePoint
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (26.67%) Power BI
5 4 (26.67%) QlikView
6 3 (20.00%) DataStage
6 3 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (13.33%) Star Schema
8 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
8 1 (6.67%) DB2
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Toad
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Systems Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Data Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) OLAP Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Server Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Data Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) MDX
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (46.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Social Media
2 2 (13.33%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) ETL
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (26.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (26.67%) Six Sigma
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (20.00%) Data Management
4 3 (20.00%) DSDM
4 3 (20.00%) Inmon Methodology
4 3 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Use Case
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (26.67%) VBA
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) C-shell
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Tableau
3 4 (26.67%) Cognos
4 3 (20.00%) Informatica
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle