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 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 142 169 157
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Contract jobs citing OLAP 57 33 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.05% 0.55% 0.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.20% 2.49% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 42
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£438 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £332 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £600 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £370
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -8.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1358 1326 1412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.93% 22.23% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 1006 1061
Average daily rate £450 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 14
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £36.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -23.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £27.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £106.75 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015, 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 76 (80.85%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (70.21%) SQL
3 64 (68.09%) ETL
4 60 (63.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 57 (60.64%) SQL Server
6 54 (57.45%) Data Warehouse
7 53 (56.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 50 (53.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 41 (43.62%) T-SQL
10 35 (37.23%) Microsoft
11 29 (30.85%) Finance
12 25 (26.60%) OLAP Cube
13 20 (21.28%) Data Modelling
14 19 (20.21%) MS Excel
14 19 (20.21%) MDX
15 16 (17.02%) Oracle OLAP
15 16 (17.02%) Oracle
16 15 (15.96%) SQL Server 2008
17 14 (14.89%) PowerPivot
17 14 (14.89%) C#
18 13 (13.83%) SQL Server 2012
19 12 (12.77%) Solvency II
19 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 12 (12.77%) Banking
19 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
20 11 (11.70%) OLTP
20 11 (11.70%) Data Mining
20 11 (11.70%) Kimball Methodology
20 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
20 11 (11.70%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 8 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.38%) SAS
3 4 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.06%) GemFire
5 1 (1.06%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (20.21%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.89%) PowerPivot
3 6 (6.38%) MS Office
4 1 (1.06%) MS Project
4 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.13%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.06%) HFM
3 1 (1.06%) ION MarketView
3 1 (1.06%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (63.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 57 (60.64%) SQL Server
3 54 (57.45%) Data Warehouse
4 53 (56.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 50 (53.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (26.60%) OLAP Cube
7 16 (17.02%) Oracle OLAP
8 15 (15.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (13.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 11 (11.70%) Data Mining
11 11 (11.70%) OLTP
11 11 (11.70%) Oracle Database
11 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Power View
12 9 (9.57%) Relational Database
13 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (7.45%) Data Mart
14 7 (7.45%) Star Schema
15 5 (5.32%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
1 3 (3.19%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.13%) ERwin
2 2 (2.13%) Maven
3 1 (1.06%) JUnit
3 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 29 (30.85%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Banking
3 9 (9.57%) Retail
4 7 (7.45%) Advertising
5 5 (5.32%) Marketing
6 4 (4.26%) Legal
7 2 (2.13%) Law
7 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.13%) Games
8 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 76 (80.85%) Developer
2 45 (47.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 16 (17.02%) Business Developer
4 13 (13.83%) SQL Developer
5 9 (9.57%) Analyst
6 8 (8.51%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (7.45%) TM1 Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) ETL Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Consultant
10 3 (3.19%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 3 (3.19%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 2 (2.13%) Microsoft BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.21%) MDX
2 10 (10.64%) .NET
3 7 (7.45%) XML
4 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.19%) HTML
4 3 (3.19%) Spring
5 2 (2.13%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.06%) XSD
6 1 (1.06%) XSLT
6 1 (1.06%) SAP XI
6 1 (1.06%) JSON
6 1 (1.06%) jQuery
6 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (1.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.57%) NHS
3 7 (7.45%) Visualisation
4 4 (4.26%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.19%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.19%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.13%) Clustering
6 2 (2.13%) Social Network
7 1 (1.06%) Equities
7 1 (1.06%) Informatics
7 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.06%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.06%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.06%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.57%) Linux
2 7 (7.45%) Windows
3 4 (4.26%) UNIX
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (80.85%) Business Intelligence
2 64 (68.09%) ETL
3 20 (21.28%) Data Modelling
4 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.70%) Kimball Methodology
6 10 (10.64%) Analytics
6 10 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (8.51%) Data Architecture
8 7 (7.45%) Migration
8 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.38%) Data Analysis
10 5 (5.32%) Data Management
10 5 (5.32%) Master Data Management
10 5 (5.32%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (4.26%) Database Security
11 4 (4.26%) Database Tuning
11 4 (4.26%) Project Management
11 4 (4.26%) Change Management
12 3 (3.19%) Scrum
12 3 (3.19%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 66 (70.21%) SQL
2 41 (43.62%) T-SQL
3 14 (14.89%) C#
4 10 (10.64%) PL/SQL
5 9 (9.57%) C
6 6 (6.38%) Java
7 4 (4.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (3.19%) VBA
8 3 (3.19%) VB
9 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.06%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
10 1 (1.06%) Python
10 1 (1.06%) ABAP
10 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.06%) Perl
10 1 (1.06%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (4.26%) OCP
1 4 (4.26%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.77%) Solvency II
2 8 (8.51%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.06%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.06%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (37.23%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.02%) Oracle
3 8 (8.51%) Business Objects
3 8 (8.51%) Tableau
4 7 (7.45%) Cognos
5 6 (6.38%) SAP
5 6 (6.38%) Informatica
6 3 (3.19%) Teradata
6 3 (3.19%) Talend
7 2 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.13%) IBM
7 2 (2.13%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.06%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.06%) Sybase
8 1 (1.06%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.06%) Netezza
8 1 (1.06%) FactSet
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350-375 Daily
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago