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 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 108 119 128
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Contract jobs citing OLAP 32 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.11% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.05% 1.06% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 7
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£340 £225 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £360 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £373
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.75
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
634 565 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.99% 23.37% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 307 391
Average daily rate £388 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 36 29
Average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +41.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £15.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £50.45 £34.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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 20 November 2014.

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 20 November 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
Hertfordshire - 22 £325 - 5
Cambridgeshire -3 8 £430 -4.44% 2
Essex - 1 £475 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £320 -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 30 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (82.86%) ETL
3 25 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 19 (54.29%) SQL
6 16 (45.71%) Cognos
6 16 (45.71%) Data Integration
7 15 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (42.86%) Data Modelling
8 14 (40.00%) Oracle
8 14 (40.00%) Informatica
8 14 (40.00%) Oracle OLAP
9 13 (37.14%) Finance
10 12 (34.29%) Dimensional Modelling
11 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (31.43%) XML
12 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (25.71%) SAS Macro
13 9 (25.71%) Base SAS
13 9 (25.71%) SAS
13 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
13 9 (25.71%) Ab Initio
13 9 (25.71%) Banking
14 8 (22.86%) SOA
14 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
15 7 (20.00%) OLTP
16 6 (17.14%) SAP
16 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
16 6 (17.14%) HTML
16 6 (17.14%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 9 (25.71%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 14 (40.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (25.71%) Base SAS
6 7 (20.00%) OLTP
7 6 (17.14%) MySQL
8 5 (14.29%) MS Access
8 5 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (14.29%) DataStage
8 5 (14.29%) QlikView
8 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (14.29%) Data Mart
8 5 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
9 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (11.43%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) ERwin
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Back Office
4 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) SAS Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Report Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Data Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.71%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) XML
2 6 (17.14%) HTML
3 5 (14.29%) .NET
3 5 (14.29%) MDX
3 5 (14.29%) WCF
4 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Data Integration
2 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.57%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) UNIX
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (82.86%) ETL
3 15 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 15 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (34.29%) Dimensional Modelling
5 8 (22.86%) SOA
6 6 (17.14%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (17.14%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (17.14%) Use Case
6 6 (17.14%) System Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (8.57%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (5.71%) Master Data Management
8 2 (5.71%) Investment Management
8 2 (5.71%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Data Management
8 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) SAS Macro
3 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
4 5 (14.29%) VB
5 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 4 (11.43%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) GAAP
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Cognos
2 14 (40.00%) Oracle
2 14 (40.00%) Informatica
3 9 (25.71%) Ab Initio
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (17.14%) SAP
6 5 (14.29%) Business Objects
7 4 (11.43%) IBM
7 4 (11.43%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (11.43%) Teradata
8 1 (2.86%) Applix
8 1 (2.86%) Brio
8 1 (2.86%) Hyperion
Peterborough
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago