The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 131 131 104
Rank change year-on-year
0 -27
Contract jobs citing OLAP 6 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.21% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.96% 0.88% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 7
Average daily rate
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£625 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £413 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £339 £370
% change year-on-year
+18.08% -8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OLAP
England

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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
627 685 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.20% 23.44% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 385 248
Average daily rate £400 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 28
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.76 £22.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £32.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLAP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 May 2015. 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
Bedfordshire +7 4 £638 +64.51% 3
Essex +1 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £475 -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 13 (76.47%) SQL
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (47.06%) Finance
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (41.18%) Data Architecture
7 6 (35.29%) OLAP Cube
8 5 (29.41%) MDX
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) ERP
9 4 (23.53%) ETL
9 4 (23.53%) ISO 9001
9 4 (23.53%) Business Objects
9 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
9 4 (23.53%) Agresso
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
10 3 (17.65%) Physical Data Model
10 3 (17.65%) Analytics
10 3 (17.65%) Test Planning
10 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
10 3 (17.65%) Degree
10 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (17.65%) QA
10 3 (17.65%) Spotfire

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Agresso
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (35.29%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (17.65%) Spotfire
9 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
1 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Business Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (17.65%) MI Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) MDX
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (41.18%) Data Architecture
3 5 (29.41%) ERP
4 4 (23.53%) ETL
5 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
5 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Validation
5 3 (17.65%) Analytics
5 3 (17.65%) Test Planning
5 3 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (17.65%) Physical Data Model
5 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Process Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO 9001
2 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle