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 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 140 154 163
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Contract jobs citing OLAP 13 34 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.66% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.52% 2.81% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 39
Average daily rate £525 £400 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £748 £470 £575
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
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
856 1211 1463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 27.21% 23.56% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 958 1084
Average daily rate £475 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 21 (67.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
3 19 (61.29%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (58.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (54.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (54.84%) SQL
6 14 (45.16%) ETL
6 14 (45.16%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (41.94%) MDX
8 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
9 9 (29.03%) C#
10 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
10 8 (25.81%) OLAP Cube
11 6 (19.35%) Finance
11 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (16.13%) Oracle OLAP
12 5 (16.13%) Tableau
12 5 (16.13%) Oracle
12 5 (16.13%) OLTP
13 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
13 4 (12.90%) MS Access
13 4 (12.90%) NHS
13 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (12.90%) QlikView
13 4 (12.90%) ETL Development
14 3 (9.68%) Web Development
14 3 (9.68%) TDD
14 3 (9.68%) Retail
14 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (6.45%) SAS
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
3 18 (58.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (54.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (45.16%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (25.81%) OLAP Cube
8 5 (16.13%) OLTP
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (12.90%) MS Access
9 4 (12.90%) QlikView
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
10 3 (9.68%) PerformancePoint
10 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Power View
11 2 (6.45%) PowerPivot
11 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (6.45%) Star Schema
12 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) ERwin
2 1 (3.23%) JUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Advertising
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Front Office
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) German Language
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (25.81%) SQL BI Developer
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Business Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) NHS BI Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 2 (6.45%) DBA
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (6.45%) OLAP Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Market Risk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) MDX
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) XSD
3 2 (6.45%) XSLT
4 1 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.23%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) NHS
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.23%) Informatics
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (45.16%) ETL
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) ETL Development
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.68%) BDD
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.68%) Data Validation
5 3 (9.68%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (9.68%) SOA
5 3 (9.68%) TDD
5 3 (9.68%) Validation
5 3 (9.68%) Web Development
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Data Management
6 2 (6.45%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (6.45%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) C#
3 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.68%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Tableau
3 1 (3.23%) Informatica
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £420 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
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Rate: £375 - £420 per day
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Rate: £425 - £500 per day
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