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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 116 130 143
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Contract jobs citing OLAP 12 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.48% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.97% 2.00% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Median daily rate £375 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% -7.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £413 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
609 749 759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.89% 24.04% 24.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 423 466
Median daily rate £400 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 26 27
Median hourly rate £38.00 £23.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.70% -24.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £17.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing OLAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 6 £410 - 1
Cambridgeshire +20 4 £305 -19.73%
Bedfordshire -3 2 £575 -2.12%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OLAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 10 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) ETL
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 8 (57.14%) OLAP Cube
3 6 (42.86%) SDLC
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (28.57%) DTS
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) MDX
5 4 (28.57%) SaaS
5 4 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (28.57%) Data Transformation
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (21.43%) iPad
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Retail

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (57.14%) OLAP Cube
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (28.57%) DTS
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (7.14%) Big Data
7 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum Master
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) iPad
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) ETL
3 6 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (42.86%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Data Transformation
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Coaching
6 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
7 1 (7.14%) People Management
7 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos