The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Dorset region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 26 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing OLAP 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.88% 2.16% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.13% 7.35% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£483 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.96% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.06% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £140.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +300.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
39 68 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 17.11% 29.31% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 47 33
Average daily rate £350 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
OLAP
South West

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +11 2 £483 +19.87%
OLAP
South West

OLAP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Essbase
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (100.00%) Solvency II
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Essbase
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Essbase Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Hyperion