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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 126 129 140
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing OLAP 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.079% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.48% 0.86% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate £525 £625 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.14%
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
415 580 770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.42% 21.88% 25.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 362 422
Average daily rate £390 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 29
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.10 £35.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.03% -8.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.85 £20.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £32.30 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.39% -7.71%

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 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 2 £525 -17.64%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) OLAP Cube
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) MDX
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
5 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Coaching
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) OLAP Cube
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (14.29%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum Master
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft BI Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft