The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 East Midlands 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 75 82 73
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing OLAP 20 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.24% 0.39% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.09% 1.85% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 4
Average daily rate £331 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.51% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £316 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £324 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
393 271 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.36% 20.99% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 163 146
Average daily rate £320 £293 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.40% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £396 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 13 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £17.00 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.50 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the East Midlands region.

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -4 9 £350 +11.11% 2
Derbyshire - 5 £275 - 1
Nottinghamshire 0 1 £325 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £325 - 1
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (77.78%) SQL
2 20 (74.07%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 11 (40.74%) ETL
5 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (37.04%) Data Modelling
6 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
6 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (37.04%) MDX
7 9 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
7 9 (33.33%) Oracle
7 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (29.63%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (29.63%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (29.63%) Analytics
9 7 (25.93%) XML
9 7 (25.93%) Star Schema
9 7 (25.93%) Oracle ODI
10 6 (22.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 6 (22.22%) Data Integration
10 6 (22.22%) HTTP
10 6 (22.22%) HTTPS
11 5 (18.52%) ISO 9001
11 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
11 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
11 5 (18.52%) CSS
11 5 (18.52%) MS Office
11 5 (18.52%) HTML
11 5 (18.52%) JavaScript

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
1 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
1 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) HTTP
1 6 (22.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (25.93%) Star Schema
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (22.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (14.81%) Data Mining
10 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (3.70%) OLTP
11 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (3.70%) Big Data
11 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) ERwin
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.11%) Electronics
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 8 (29.63%) OBIEE Developer
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Web Applications Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Server Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) MDX
2 7 (25.93%) XML
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
3 5 (18.52%) Ajax
4 4 (14.81%) REST
4 4 (14.81%) Silverlight
4 4 (14.81%) .NET
4 4 (14.81%) SOAP
4 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) RSS
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Integration
2 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.11%) DTV
4 1 (3.70%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (40.74%) ETL
3 10 (37.04%) Data Modelling
4 8 (29.63%) Dimensional Modelling
4 8 (29.63%) Analytics
5 5 (18.52%) Migration
5 5 (18.52%) Web Development
5 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.70%) ERP
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.70%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) ISO 9001
1 5 (18.52%) TickIT
2 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft