The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 64 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing OLAP 9 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.97% 0.58% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.05% 2.40% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Average daily rate
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£470 £314 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.80% -7.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £306 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £293 £355
% change year-on-year
+38.03% -17.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
222 167 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 24.03% 24.34% 25.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 126 136
Average daily rate £393 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 6
Average hourly rate £47.50 £30.90 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.72% -38.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

OLAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLAP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
3 16 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (83.33%) ETL
4 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (77.78%) OLAP Cube
6 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (66.67%) T-SQL
8 11 (61.11%) MySQL
9 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (50.00%) Finance
11 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (44.44%) Dimensional Modelling
11 8 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
12 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
13 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
13 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
14 3 (16.67%) Oracle
14 3 (16.67%) Windows
15 2 (11.11%) MCDBA
15 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (11.11%) OLTP
15 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
15 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
15 2 (11.11%) Red Gate
15 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
15 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (77.78%) OLAP Cube
4 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (61.11%) MySQL
6 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (11.11%) OLTP
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
1 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Business Developer
3 5 (27.78%) DBA
3 5 (27.78%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Server Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (83.33%) ETL
3 8 (44.44%) Dimensional Modelling
3 8 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCDBA
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) MCITP
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Red Gate