The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 of England 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 140 101 130
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +29
Contract jobs citing OLAP 4 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.75% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 3.69% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 3
Average daily rate £450 £320 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -28.88%
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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
758 461 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.04% 20.47% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 283 380
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 35
Average hourly rate £35.20 £29.63 £29.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.81% +1.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £36.00
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 of England

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England 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
Bedfordshire -17 1 £388 +29.16%
Essex -27 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) MDX
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) DTS
3 1 (25.00%) EDI
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) OLTP
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (25.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) DTS
3 1 (25.00%) OLTP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Designer
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) MDX
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
East Anglia
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago