The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 383 409 292
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -117
Contract jobs citing OLAP 225 186 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.36% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.86% 1.69% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 113 197
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £140.00
OLAP
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12070 11022 11000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.78% 21.54% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8052 6954 6930
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 160 199
Average hourly rate £33.00 £30.91 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.76% +1.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.61 £17.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +1.63%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in England

OLAP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLAP across the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram in England

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the England region.

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in England

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
London +4 101 £425 - 34
South East +9 40 £380 +11.76% 11
North West -12 38 £450 +16.12% 19
East of England +9 17 £390 +85.71% 3
Yorkshire -25 13 £431 -9.21% 9
East Midlands -17 6 £400 +33.33% 9
West Midlands +7 5 £375 +3.44% 9
South West -20 3 £325 - 7
OLAP
UK

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 305 (67.78%) Business Intelligence
2 289 (64.22%) SQL
3 274 (60.89%) Data Warehouse
4 234 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 226 (50.22%) ETL
6 225 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 220 (48.89%) SQL Server
8 214 (47.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 177 (39.33%) OLAP Cube
10 168 (37.33%) Finance
11 153 (34.00%) Microsoft
12 138 (30.67%) T-SQL
13 116 (25.78%) Data Modelling
14 114 (25.33%) MDX
15 81 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
16 78 (17.33%) SAS
17 76 (16.89%) SQL Server 2008
18 72 (16.00%) Kimball Methodology
19 65 (14.44%) Oracle
20 64 (14.22%) Oracle OLAP
21 62 (13.78%) .NET
22 54 (12.00%) Relational Database
23 53 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
24 52 (11.56%) MS Excel
25 48 (10.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
26 47 (10.44%) C#
26 47 (10.44%) SQL Server 2012
27 44 (9.78%) BusinessObjects
27 44 (9.78%) Banking
28 41 (9.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 78 (17.33%) SAS
2 24 (5.33%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.44%) IIS
4 9 (2.00%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (1.11%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.89%) Apache Pig
7 4 (0.89%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle Spatial
9 2 (0.44%) GemFire
9 2 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.44%) Apache
9 2 (0.44%) CICS
10 1 (0.22%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 52 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 30 (6.67%) MS Office
3 23 (5.11%) PowerPivot
4 5 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) MS Project
6 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.67%) SAP FSCM
3 3 (0.67%) Infor M3
3 3 (0.67%) Lawson
3 3 (0.67%) Movex
3 3 (0.67%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.22%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.22%) Global One
5 1 (0.22%) HFM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.22%) Agresso
5 1 (0.22%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.89%) Internet
2 3 (0.67%) Extranet
2 3 (0.67%) Intranet
3 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (60.89%) Data Warehouse
2 234 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 225 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 220 (48.89%) SQL Server
5 214 (47.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 177 (39.33%) OLAP Cube
7 76 (16.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 64 (14.22%) Oracle OLAP
9 54 (12.00%) Relational Database
10 48 (10.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 47 (10.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 44 (9.78%) BusinessObjects
13 41 (9.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 39 (8.67%) OLTP
14 39 (8.67%) Oracle Database
15 29 (6.44%) Base SAS
16 28 (6.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 20 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
18 19 (4.22%) Data Mining
19 18 (4.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 37 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 13 (2.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (2.44%) Maven
4 11 (2.44%) JUnit
4 11 (2.44%) ERwin
5 7 (1.56%) Toad
6 3 (0.67%) Subversion
6 3 (0.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.44%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.44%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.22%) JIRA
8 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 168 (37.33%) Finance
2 44 (9.78%) Banking
3 32 (7.11%) Retail
4 21 (4.67%) Advertising
5 16 (3.56%) Investment Banking
6 13 (2.89%) Financial Institution
7 11 (2.44%) Legal
7 11 (2.44%) Marketing
8 7 (1.56%) Front Office
9 4 (0.89%) French Language
10 3 (0.67%) Law
10 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.67%) Games
11 2 (0.44%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.44%) Publishing
11 2 (0.44%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
12 1 (0.22%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 303 (67.33%) Developer
2 170 (37.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 71 (15.78%) SQL Developer
4 43 (9.56%) Consultant
5 41 (9.11%) Analyst
6 30 (6.67%) SAS Developer
7 29 (6.44%) Business Developer
8 26 (5.78%) Business Analyst
8 26 (5.78%) Microsoft Developer
9 25 (5.56%) Senior Developer
10 22 (4.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 20 (4.44%) SAS Consultant
11 20 (4.44%) DBA
12 19 (4.22%) Architect
13 18 (4.00%) Java Developer
13 18 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 16 (3.56%) Oracle Developer
14 16 (3.56%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
15 12 (2.67%) SQL Server Developer
15 12 (2.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (25.33%) MDX
2 62 (13.78%) .NET
3 27 (6.00%) XML
4 19 (4.22%) ASP.NET
5 12 (2.67%) HTML
5 12 (2.67%) Spring
6 10 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
7 9 (2.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 8 (1.78%) Web Services
9 7 (1.56%) Middleware
10 6 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (1.11%) HTML5
11 5 (1.11%) XSLT
11 5 (1.11%) .NET Framework
11 5 (1.11%) XSD
12 4 (0.89%) jQuery
13 3 (0.67%) WPF
13 3 (0.67%) REST
13 3 (0.67%) CSS
14 2 (0.44%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.78%) NHS
3 22 (4.89%) Data Structures
4 18 (4.00%) Market Risk
5 15 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.44%) Replication
6 11 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (2.44%) Credit Risk
7 10 (2.22%) Data Integration
8 9 (2.00%) Statistics
9 8 (1.78%) Clustering
9 8 (1.78%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.78%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.11%) Grid Computing
10 5 (1.11%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.89%) Contract for Difference
11 4 (0.89%) PMI
12 3 (0.67%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.67%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.56%) Windows
2 18 (4.00%) Linux
2 18 (4.00%) UNIX
3 10 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.11%) zOS
5 5 (1.11%) AIX
6 1 (0.22%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (67.78%) Business Intelligence
2 226 (50.22%) ETL
3 116 (25.78%) Data Modelling
4 81 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (16.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 37 (8.22%) Analytics
6 37 (8.22%) SDLC
7 35 (7.78%) Scrum
8 31 (6.89%) Dimensional Modelling
9 29 (6.44%) Migration
10 28 (6.22%) ETL Development
10 28 (6.22%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (5.33%) TDD
12 21 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (4.67%) Inmon Methodology
13 20 (4.44%) Data Architecture
13 20 (4.44%) ITIL
14 19 (4.22%) Data Management
15 18 (4.00%) Data Analysis
16 17 (3.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 289 (64.22%) SQL
2 138 (30.67%) T-SQL
3 47 (10.44%) C#
4 39 (8.67%) PL/SQL
5 33 (7.33%) Java
6 18 (4.00%) VBA
7 15 (3.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 11 (2.44%) VB.NET
8 11 (2.44%) C
9 10 (2.22%) VB
9 10 (2.22%) JavaScript
9 10 (2.22%) Perl
10 7 (1.56%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.33%) C-shell
11 6 (1.33%) Python
12 5 (1.11%) C++
12 5 (1.11%) R
12 5 (1.11%) SAS Macro
13 4 (0.89%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
14 3 (0.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 17 (3.78%) Degree
2 15 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.11%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.56%) SAS Certification
6 5 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.89%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.89%) MCTS
7 4 (0.89%) OCP
7 4 (0.89%) MCSA
8 1 (0.22%) ISEB
8 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.33%) Solvency II
2 10 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.56%) QA
4 3 (0.67%) Basel III
5 2 (0.44%) Basel II
5 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.44%) SLA
5 2 (0.44%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.67%) HDFS
3 2 (0.44%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (1.11%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.44%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (0.22%) Oozie
Vendors
1 153 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 65 (14.44%) Oracle
3 29 (6.44%) Tableau
4 26 (5.78%) Cognos
5 21 (4.67%) SAP
6 17 (3.78%) Informatica
7 11 (2.44%) IBM
8 10 (2.22%) Teradata
9 4 (0.89%) Hyperion
9 4 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.67%) VMware
10 3 (0.67%) Actian
11 2 (0.44%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.44%) Cadence
11 2 (0.44%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.44%) Netezza
11 2 (0.44%) Sybase
11 2 (0.44%) BMC
12 1 (0.22%) Citrix
12 1 (0.22%) ION Trading
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