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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 128 132 108
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Contract jobs citing OLAP 16 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.52% 0.16% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.37% 0.68% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £450 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £460 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £331 £390
% change year-on-year
+20.75% -15.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £140.00
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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
674 735 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.78% 24.02% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 463 303
Average daily rate £350 £374 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.35% +6.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 29
Average hourly rate £23.50 £31.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.19% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £22.20 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £77.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 - 8 £588 - 1
Suffolk +9 5 £350 -22.22%
Essex - 2 £475 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £380 -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 17 (80.95%) ETL
2 16 (76.19%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (61.90%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (57.14%) SQL
4 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
5 11 (52.38%) Finance
6 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (33.33%) ERP
7 7 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
8 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) MDX
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (19.05%) Data Architecture
9 4 (19.05%) Agresso
9 4 (19.05%) Project Management
9 4 (19.05%) Cognos
9 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
9 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (19.05%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (19.05%) Data Transformation
10 3 (14.29%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
10 3 (14.29%) Analytics
10 3 (14.29%) Business Analytics
10 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
10 3 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (14.29%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Agresso
2 3 (14.29%) Lawson
2 3 (14.29%) Movex
2 3 (14.29%) Infor M3
3 2 (9.52%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (14.29%) DTS
8 3 (14.29%) Data Mining
9 2 (9.52%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (9.52%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
9 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (4.76%) Big Data
10 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
10 1 (4.76%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (9.52%) MI Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Telephony Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) MI Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) MDX
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) ETL
2 16 (76.19%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (33.33%) ERP
4 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 4 (19.05%) Data Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (19.05%) Data Transformation
6 3 (14.29%) Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Business Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 3 (14.29%) CRM
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (14.29%) Information Management
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) Process Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Kanban
8 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
3 3 (14.29%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
4 2 (9.52%) VBA
5 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ACCA
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Cognos
3 3 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) Tableau
5 1 (4.76%) VMware