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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 169 156 183
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +27
Contract jobs citing OLAP 3 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.088% 0.69% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 2.61% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 31 22
Median daily rate £538 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £325 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +9.58%
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
873 1224 1345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.53% 26.56% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 975 1028
Median daily rate £475 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 15 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (61.11%) Finance
5 10 (55.56%) SQL
5 10 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
8 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (27.78%) ETL
8 5 (27.78%) Big Data
8 5 (27.78%) OLAP Cube
8 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (22.22%) Analytics
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle
9 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
9 4 (22.22%) Teradata
10 3 (16.67%) SAP
10 3 (16.67%) OLTP
10 3 (16.67%) MDX
10 3 (16.67%) Banking
10 3 (16.67%) Tableau
10 3 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (16.67%) Power BI

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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) FCoE
1 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) Multicast
1 1 (5.56%) NAS
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (27.78%) Big Data
5 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (27.78%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (16.67%) OLTP
7 3 (16.67%) Power BI
8 2 (11.11%) DB2
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 3 (16.67%) DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Business Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Microsoft Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) MDX
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Derivative
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 5 (27.78%) ETL
4 4 (22.22%) Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Logistics
7 1 (5.56%) Operations Research
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.56%) Predictive Analytics
7 1 (5.56%) Test Management
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) KVM
1 1 (5.56%) NFS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.56%) SRDF
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Teradata
3 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 3 (16.67%) Tableau
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) Informatica
4 2 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (11.11%) Vertica
5 1 (5.56%) Alteryx
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Cognos
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
5 1 (5.56%) Intel
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Splunk
5 1 (5.56%) Sybase
5 1 (5.56%) Talend
5 1 (5.56%) VMware