The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 499 422 427
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +5
Contract jobs citing OLAP 125 220 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.11% 1.80% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 171 128
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £400 £371
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +7.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
11294 12200 11279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.77% 23.13% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7544 8143 7270
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 181 175
Median hourly rate £39.20 £33.55 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.84% +34.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.39 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing OLAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -65 40 £500 +15.60% 9
Yorkshire +18 19 £340 -21.15% 3
North West -11 18 £500 +17.64% 5
South West +28 16 £400 +23.07% 2
South East -9 9 £388 +6.89% 2
West Midlands -31 9 £325 +1.96% 2
East of England +4 6 £305 -23.75% 5
North East - 3 £350 - 2
East Midlands -11 2 £400 -
OLAP
UK

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 England region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 169 (65.25%) Business Intelligence
2 160 (61.78%) SQL
3 144 (55.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 143 (55.21%) ETL
5 138 (53.28%) SQL Server
6 122 (47.10%) Data Warehouse
7 108 (41.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 100 (38.61%) OLAP Cube
9 93 (35.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 83 (32.05%) Finance
11 79 (30.50%) Microsoft
12 69 (26.64%) MDX
13 65 (25.10%) Kimball Methodology
14 61 (23.55%) Analytics
15 57 (22.01%) Dimensional Modelling
16 56 (21.62%) Oracle
16 56 (21.62%) Oracle OLAP
17 55 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
18 46 (17.76%) Data Modelling
18 46 (17.76%) Big Data
19 44 (16.99%) Java
20 41 (15.83%) T-SQL
20 41 (15.83%) Linux
21 39 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
22 38 (14.67%) Performance Tuning
23 36 (13.90%) Jenkins
24 35 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
24 35 (13.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
25 33 (12.74%) SQL Server 2012
26 31 (11.97%) Vertica

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (7.34%) SAS
2 9 (3.47%) Apache Spark
3 8 (3.09%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.32%) Apache Pig
4 6 (2.32%) IIS
5 3 (1.16%) Apache
6 2 (0.77%) Confluence
7 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.39%) CMS
7 1 (0.39%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.39%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (11.20%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.86%) MS Office
3 6 (2.32%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (2.32%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.39%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.39%) Radian6
4 1 (0.39%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.39%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.39%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.39%) SystmOne
4 1 (0.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.70%) SaaS
4 5 (1.93%) IaaS
4 5 (1.93%) PaaS
5 3 (1.16%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (1.16%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.39%) AdWords
6 1 (0.39%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.39%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.47%) Network Security
2 6 (2.32%) Extranet
2 6 (2.32%) Intranet
3 4 (1.54%) SAN
4 2 (0.77%) Internet
5 1 (0.39%) FCoE
5 1 (0.39%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.39%) HTTP
5 1 (0.39%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.39%) LAN
5 1 (0.39%) Multicast
5 1 (0.39%) NAS
5 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (55.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 138 (53.28%) SQL Server
3 122 (47.10%) Data Warehouse
4 108 (41.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 100 (38.61%) OLAP Cube
6 93 (35.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 56 (21.62%) Oracle OLAP
8 46 (17.76%) Big Data
9 35 (13.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 33 (12.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 31 (11.97%) OLTP
12 30 (11.58%) BusinessObjects
12 30 (11.58%) SQL Server 2008
13 28 (10.81%) SQL Server 2014
14 21 (8.11%) Relational Database
15 18 (6.95%) Data Mart
16 17 (6.56%) Power BI
17 16 (6.18%) Star Schema
18 14 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
19 13 (5.02%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 36 (13.90%) Jenkins
2 27 (10.42%) Talend Open Studio
3 9 (3.47%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.70%) ERwin
6 5 (1.93%) NUnit
6 5 (1.93%) SpecFlow
6 5 (1.93%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.54%) Toad
8 3 (1.16%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.16%) JUnit
9 2 (0.77%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.77%) JIRA
9 2 (0.77%) PowerDesigner
10 1 (0.39%) tSQLt
General
1 83 (32.05%) Finance
2 22 (8.49%) Banking
3 7 (2.70%) Advertising
3 7 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 5 (1.93%) Retail
5 3 (1.16%) Marketing
6 2 (0.77%) Back Office
6 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.77%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.39%) French Language
7 1 (0.39%) Front Office
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 140 (54.05%) Developer
2 57 (22.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 39 (15.06%) SQL Developer
4 33 (12.74%) Analyst
5 27 (10.42%) Architect
6 26 (10.04%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 26 (10.04%) DBA
6 26 (10.04%) SSAS Developer
7 22 (8.49%) Consultant
8 18 (6.95%) ETL Developer
8 18 (6.95%) SQL BI Developer
9 16 (6.18%) SSIS Developer
10 15 (5.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 15 (5.79%) SSRS Developer
11 13 (5.02%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 12 (4.63%) Senior Developer
13 11 (4.25%) Talend Developer
14 10 (3.86%) Data Architect
15 9 (3.47%) OBIEE Developer
15 9 (3.47%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (26.64%) MDX
2 13 (5.02%) .NET
3 10 (3.86%) ASP.NET
4 8 (3.09%) Web Services
5 5 (1.93%) WCF
5 5 (1.93%) XML
6 4 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.54%) HTML
6 4 (1.54%) HTML5
6 4 (1.54%) REST
7 3 (1.16%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.16%) J2EE
8 2 (0.77%) Apache Camel
8 2 (0.77%) JSON
8 2 (0.77%) Kafka
9 1 (0.39%) D3.js
9 1 (0.39%) Leaflet
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Streams
9 1 (0.39%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.02%) Data Integration
2 13 (5.02%) Visualisation
3 12 (4.63%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.25%) Credit Risk
5 10 (3.86%) Digital Media
6 8 (3.09%) Replication
7 7 (2.70%) NHS
8 5 (1.93%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.54%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.54%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.54%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.16%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.16%) Clustering
10 3 (1.16%) iPad
10 3 (1.16%) Statistics
11 2 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.77%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (15.83%) Linux
2 11 (4.25%) Windows
3 10 (3.86%) Unix
4 3 (1.16%) HPUX
4 3 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.77%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.39%) AIX
6 1 (0.39%) Solaris
6 1 (0.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (65.25%) Business Intelligence
2 143 (55.21%) ETL
3 65 (25.10%) Kimball Methodology
4 61 (23.55%) Analytics
5 57 (22.01%) Dimensional Modelling
6 55 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (17.76%) Data Modelling
8 39 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (14.67%) Performance Tuning
10 29 (11.20%) E-Commerce
11 22 (8.49%) CRM
12 18 (6.95%) Scrum
13 16 (6.18%) ITIL
14 14 (5.41%) SDLC
15 13 (5.02%) Data Management
15 13 (5.02%) ETL Development
15 13 (5.02%) Migration
16 11 (4.25%) Data Analysis
16 11 (4.25%) ERP
16 11 (4.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 160 (61.78%) SQL
2 44 (16.99%) Java
3 41 (15.83%) T-SQL
4 14 (5.41%) C#
5 12 (4.63%) PL/SQL
6 9 (3.47%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.09%) PHP
8 7 (2.70%) Python
9 6 (2.32%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.32%) VBA
10 5 (1.93%) MATLAB
10 5 (1.93%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.54%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.16%) C
12 3 (1.16%) HiveQL
12 3 (1.16%) Perl
13 2 (0.77%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.77%) R
14 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (5.41%) Degree
2 5 (1.93%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.54%) HNC
3 4 (1.54%) HND
4 1 (0.39%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.39%) MBA
4 1 (0.39%) MCP
4 1 (0.39%) MCSA
4 1 (0.39%) MCSE
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.39%) OCP
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.34%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.54%) SLA
3 3 (1.16%) QA
4 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.16%) HDFS
2 2 (0.77%) Docker
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.39%) KVM
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.39%) NFS
3 1 (0.39%) SRDF
3 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.77%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.39%) Nagios
3 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 79 (30.50%) Microsoft
2 56 (21.62%) Oracle
3 31 (11.97%) Vertica
4 27 (10.42%) Talend
5 19 (7.34%) Tableau
6 17 (6.56%) Cognos
7 16 (6.18%) Informatica
8 15 (5.79%) Teradata
9 14 (5.41%) MicroStrategy
10 12 (4.63%) SAP
11 8 (3.09%) Hyperion
12 7 (2.70%) Sybase
13 4 (1.54%) IBM
14 3 (1.16%) Ab Initio
14 3 (1.16%) Actian
14 3 (1.16%) ParAccel
14 3 (1.16%) Red Hat
15 2 (0.77%) EMC
15 2 (0.77%) Sitecore
15 2 (0.77%) VMware
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