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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 378 347 300
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -47
Contract jobs citing OLAP 225 233 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.47% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.00% 2.13% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 163 148
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£438 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11241 10920 9247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.17% 21.97% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7432 7054 5680
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.06% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 181 209
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.20 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £15.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £55.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +1 109 £438 -2.77% 39
Yorkshire +13 42 £450 - 16
South East -32 29 £325 -8.96% 18
West Midlands -29 12 £325 - 5
North West -10 11 £450 +2.85% 9
East Midlands -19 7 £475 +46.15%
East of England +17 5 £625 +38.88% 3
South West +1 5 £375 +11.11% 8
Midlands - 3 £375 -
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OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 308 (70.64%) Business Intelligence
2 287 (65.83%) SQL
3 247 (56.65%) Data Warehouse
4 240 (55.05%) ETL
5 224 (51.38%) SQL Server
5 224 (51.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 201 (46.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 191 (43.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 171 (39.22%) OLAP Cube
9 155 (35.55%) Microsoft
10 138 (31.65%) Finance
11 118 (27.06%) T-SQL
12 106 (24.31%) Data Modelling
13 88 (20.18%) SAS
14 83 (19.04%) Oracle
14 83 (19.04%) Oracle OLAP
15 79 (18.12%) SQL Server 2008
16 71 (16.28%) MDX
17 63 (14.45%) .NET
18 56 (12.84%) Analytics
19 55 (12.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 55 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
20 48 (11.01%) SQL Server 2012
21 47 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
22 45 (10.32%) MS Excel
23 44 (10.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
24 42 (9.63%) XML
24 42 (9.63%) Banking
25 40 (9.17%) C#
25 40 (9.17%) Kimball Methodology

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 88 (20.18%) SAS
2 31 (7.11%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.83%) IIS
4 6 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.15%) Apache Pig
6 4 (0.92%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.69%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.46%) CMS
8 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.46%) Apache
9 1 (0.23%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.23%) TPMS
9 1 (0.23%) GemFire
Applications
1 45 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 29 (6.65%) PowerPivot
3 17 (3.90%) MS Office
4 6 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.15%) SPSS
6 3 (0.69%) MS Project
7 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (2.98%) Cognos TM1
2 9 (2.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 8 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.92%) Agresso
5 3 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.46%) Primavera
7 1 (0.23%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.23%) HFM
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.23%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.23%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.46%) Office 365
2 2 (0.46%) PaaS
2 2 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.46%) IaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.92%) Internet
2 2 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (56.65%) Data Warehouse
2 224 (51.38%) SQL Server
2 224 (51.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 201 (46.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 191 (43.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 171 (39.22%) OLAP Cube
6 83 (19.04%) Oracle OLAP
7 79 (18.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 55 (12.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 48 (11.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 44 (10.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 37 (8.49%) Oracle Database
12 32 (7.34%) Data Mining
13 29 (6.65%) OLTP
13 29 (6.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 28 (6.42%) Relational Database
15 21 (4.82%) Base SAS
16 20 (4.59%) Microsoft Power View
17 19 (4.36%) QlikView
17 19 (4.36%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 28 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (2.75%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.92%) JMeter
4 4 (0.92%) ERwin
5 3 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 2 (0.46%) Maven
6 2 (0.46%) Toad
6 2 (0.46%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.46%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.23%) Subversion
General
1 138 (31.65%) Finance
2 42 (9.63%) Banking
3 34 (7.80%) Retail
4 11 (2.52%) Advertising
5 8 (1.83%) Front Office
6 7 (1.61%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.38%) Back Office
7 6 (1.38%) Legal
7 6 (1.38%) Games
8 5 (1.15%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.15%) Marketing
9 4 (0.92%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.69%) Law
10 3 (0.69%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.69%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.46%) French Language
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
12 1 (0.23%) Publishing
12 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 252 (57.80%) Developer
2 137 (31.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 64 (14.68%) SQL Developer
4 53 (12.16%) Analyst
5 49 (11.24%) Consultant
6 41 (9.40%) Business Developer
7 34 (7.80%) Architect
8 28 (6.42%) Microsoft Developer
8 28 (6.42%) SAS Developer
9 25 (5.73%) DBA
10 21 (4.82%) SAS Consultant
11 19 (4.36%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 18 (4.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 18 (4.13%) Business Analyst
13 17 (3.90%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 15 (3.44%) Senior Developer
15 14 (3.21%) SQL DBA
16 12 (2.75%) Data Architect
17 11 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
17 11 (2.52%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (16.28%) MDX
2 63 (14.45%) .NET
3 42 (9.63%) XML
4 29 (6.65%) ASP.NET
5 16 (3.67%) HTML
6 9 (2.06%) XSD
7 8 (1.83%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 8 (1.83%) WCF
8 7 (1.61%) XSLT
9 5 (1.15%) Web Services
9 5 (1.15%) J2EE
9 5 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (0.92%) Entity Framework
10 4 (0.92%) HTML5
10 4 (0.92%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.92%) Middleware
11 3 (0.69%) Spring
11 3 (0.69%) REST
12 2 (0.46%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 55 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.28%) NHS
2 23 (5.28%) Visualisation
3 21 (4.82%) Data Structures
4 19 (4.36%) Data Integration
5 18 (4.13%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.98%) Credit Risk
7 12 (2.75%) Replication
8 11 (2.52%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.38%) Open Source
10 5 (1.15%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.92%) Social Network
11 4 (0.92%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.92%) PMI
11 4 (0.92%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.69%) Clustering
12 3 (0.69%) Market Risk
13 2 (0.46%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.42%) Windows
2 23 (5.28%) UNIX
3 22 (5.05%) Linux
4 11 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.69%) AIX
7 1 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (70.64%) Business Intelligence
2 240 (55.05%) ETL
3 106 (24.31%) Data Modelling
4 56 (12.84%) Analytics
5 47 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (9.17%) Kimball Methodology
7 25 (5.73%) Data Architecture
8 24 (5.50%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (5.28%) Data Analysis
10 22 (5.05%) Migration
11 21 (4.82%) Dimensional Modelling
12 19 (4.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (4.36%) Data Management
13 18 (4.13%) Scrum
14 14 (3.21%) ERP
15 13 (2.98%) Change Control
16 12 (2.75%) System Testing
16 12 (2.75%) Master Data Management
16 12 (2.75%) Workflow
16 12 (2.75%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 287 (65.83%) SQL
2 118 (27.06%) T-SQL
3 40 (9.17%) C#
4 32 (7.34%) PL/SQL
5 27 (6.19%) Java
6 23 (5.28%) VBA
7 13 (2.98%) VB
8 9 (2.06%) C
9 8 (1.83%) Python
10 6 (1.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (1.15%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.15%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.92%) R
13 3 (0.69%) Perl
13 3 (0.69%) SAS Macro
14 2 (0.46%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.46%) C++
15 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.23%) ABAP
15 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (5.05%) Degree
2 16 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.61%) MCTS
4 6 (1.38%) MCITP
4 6 (1.38%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.15%) MCSA
6 4 (0.92%) MCDBA
6 4 (0.92%) OCP
6 4 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.92%) SAS Certification
7 3 (0.69%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.69%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.46%) PMP
9 1 (0.23%) ACCA
9 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.75%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.06%) Solvency II
3 5 (1.15%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.15%) QA
4 2 (0.46%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.23%) Basel III
System Software
1 4 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.69%) HDFS
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (1.15%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 155 (35.55%) Microsoft
2 83 (19.04%) Oracle
3 37 (8.49%) Tableau
4 34 (7.80%) Business Objects
5 32 (7.34%) Cognos
6 24 (5.50%) SAP
7 23 (5.28%) Teradata
8 17 (3.90%) Informatica
9 13 (2.98%) IBM
10 8 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
11 7 (1.61%) Talend
12 5 (1.15%) Cloudera
13 4 (0.92%) Red Gate
13 4 (0.92%) ION Trading
13 4 (0.92%) JD Edwards
14 3 (0.69%) Hyperion
14 3 (0.69%) Applix
14 3 (0.69%) Netezza
14 3 (0.69%) Alteryx
15 2 (0.46%) RedPrairie
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