The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 73 86 70
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Contract jobs citing OLAP 1 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.10% 0.17% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.37% 0.86% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate £550 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +16.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £430 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
268 233 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.43% 19.70% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 125 108
Average daily rate £390 £363 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

OLAP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) MDX
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (60.00%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (40.00%) SAS EBI
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Inmon Methodology
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (40.00%) Base SAS
4 2 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) SAS
4 2 (40.00%) SAS Certification

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (40.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (40.00%) SAS EBI
3 2 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SAS Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) MDX
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SAS Certification