The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 69 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Contract jobs citing OLAP 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.066% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.08% 0.32% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +63.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OLAP
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
186 309 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.48% 20.45% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 162 177
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OLAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OLAP across the Edinburgh region.

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

OLAP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) MDX
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Flask
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (50.00%) Celery
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Celery
1 1 (50.00%) Flask
1 1 (50.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft