The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 159 142 179
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +37
Contract jobs citing OLAP 5 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.46% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 1.84% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 30
Median daily rate £525 £466 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.60% +26.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £381 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £638 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £408
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -7.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OLAP
London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
897 869 1328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 28.22% 25.06% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 709 1062
Median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £345 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -17.93%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing OLAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

OLAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLAP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (41.67%) Analytics
6 5 (41.67%) Tableau
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle OLAP
6 5 (41.67%) ETL
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle
6 5 (41.67%) Teradata
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) Data Management
7 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (33.33%) Data Mining
7 4 (33.33%) QlikView
7 4 (33.33%) Degree
7 4 (33.33%) Data Integration
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (25.00%) Power BI
8 3 (25.00%) Data Conversion
8 3 (25.00%) Data Governance
8 3 (25.00%) Master Data Management
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) SPSS
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) FCoE
1 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) Multicast
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 4 (33.33%) QlikView
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (25.00%) Power BI
6 2 (16.67%) Big Data
6 2 (16.67%) DataStage
6 2 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (16.67%) OLTP
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (16.67%) Pentaho
6 2 (16.67%) Spotfire
7 1 (8.33%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Report Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) MDX
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Data Conversion
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Derivative
4 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Analytics
2 5 (41.67%) ETL
3 4 (33.33%) Data Management
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Business Development
4 3 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 3 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Content Management
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) KVM
1 1 (8.33%) NFS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (8.33%) SRDF
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Xen
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Tableau
2 5 (41.67%) Teradata
3 3 (25.00%) Cognos
3 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) Informatica
3 3 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (16.67%) Ab Initio
4 2 (16.67%) DataFlux
4 2 (16.67%) Netezza
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) Intel
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Splunk
5 1 (8.33%) VMware