The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 47 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLAP 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.67% - 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.35% - 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £388 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.48% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
85 106 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.43% 38.55% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 80 65
Median daily rate £350 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.31 £18.90 £28.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £18.90 £27.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £18.90 £29.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.07%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing OLAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OLAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (50.00%) SAS EBI
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (50.00%) SAS EBI
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SAS BI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SAS ETL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality