The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing OLAP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £400
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 Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
127 126 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.95% 40.51% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 95 40
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £455 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -25.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

OLAP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality