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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
London / City of London
Rank 150 137 157
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Contract jobs citing OLAP 6 13 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.43% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.70% 1.66% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 25
Median daily rate £525 £525 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £715 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
853 782 1204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.31% 26.11% 23.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 618 962
Median daily rate £475 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +83.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -17.18%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (55.56%) Analytics
4 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (55.56%) ETL
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) Teradata
5 4 (44.44%) Data Management
5 4 (44.44%) Data Mining
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (44.44%) QlikView
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (44.44%) Data Integration
5 4 (44.44%) Tableau
6 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
6 3 (33.33%) Data Conversion
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (33.33%) Master Data Management
6 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Cognos

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 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) SPSS
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Data Lake Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (44.44%) Data Mining
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (44.44%) QlikView
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (22.22%) Big Data
5 2 (22.22%) DataStage
5 2 (22.22%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (22.22%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (22.22%) Pentaho
5 2 (22.22%) Power BI
5 2 (22.22%) Spotfire
6 1 (11.11%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Data Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Data Conversion
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Derivative
4 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (11.11%) Replication
4 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) Data Management
4 3 (33.33%) Business Development
4 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
4 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (33.33%) Master Data Management
4 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
6 1 (11.11%) Content Management
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) ETL Development
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Tableau
2 4 (44.44%) Teradata
3 3 (33.33%) Cognos
3 3 (33.33%) Informatica
3 3 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (22.22%) Ab Initio
4 2 (22.22%) DataFlux
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Netezza
5 1 (11.11%) Splunk