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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 359 340 285
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -55
Contract jobs citing OLAP 228 224 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.47% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.09% 2.16% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 162 157
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.18% -0.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £292 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £340 £360
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
10903 10376 9047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.16% 21.63% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7254 6734 5575
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 173 219
Average hourly rate £25.00 £34.75 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.05% +32.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.31 £13.50 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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 22 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 22 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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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
London -18 108 £450 - 35
Yorkshire +14 36 £450 - 12
South East -14 29 £350 -6.66% 23
West Midlands -23 15 £325 - 6
North West -12 12 £450 +1.69% 13
South West +4 8 £328 -4.72% 8
East Midlands -14 6 £475 +58.33% 8
East of England +7 5 £625 +38.88% 2
North East -10 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £331 -
OLAP
UK

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 290 (68.56%) Business Intelligence
2 273 (64.54%) SQL
3 232 (54.85%) Data Warehouse
4 223 (52.72%) ETL
5 221 (52.25%) SQL Server
5 221 (52.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 201 (47.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 188 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 169 (39.95%) OLAP Cube
9 147 (34.75%) Microsoft
10 143 (33.81%) Finance
11 104 (24.59%) T-SQL
12 100 (23.64%) Data Modelling
13 90 (21.28%) SAS
14 72 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
15 71 (16.78%) Oracle OLAP
15 71 (16.78%) Oracle
16 64 (15.13%) MDX
17 57 (13.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 54 (12.77%) Analytics
18 54 (12.77%) .NET
19 52 (12.29%) MS Excel
20 47 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
20 47 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
20 47 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
21 46 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
22 40 (9.46%) Kimball Methodology
23 37 (8.75%) Oracle Database
23 37 (8.75%) Banking
24 36 (8.51%) Retail

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 90 (21.28%) SAS
2 30 (7.09%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.89%) IIS
4 6 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.18%) Apache Pig
6 4 (0.95%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.95%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.47%) CMS
7 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.47%) Apache
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.24%) GemFire
8 1 (0.24%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 52 (12.29%) MS Excel
2 27 (6.38%) PowerPivot
3 22 (5.20%) MS Office
4 6 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.18%) SPSS
6 3 (0.71%) MS Project
7 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (1.89%) Cognos TM1
3 7 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.95%) Agresso
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.47%) Primavera
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.47%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.24%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.24%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.47%) Office 365
2 2 (0.47%) PaaS
2 2 (0.47%) IaaS
2 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.95%) Internet
2 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (54.85%) Data Warehouse
2 221 (52.25%) SQL Server
2 221 (52.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 201 (47.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 188 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 169 (39.95%) OLAP Cube
6 72 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 71 (16.78%) Oracle OLAP
8 57 (13.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 47 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 47 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 37 (8.75%) Oracle Database
11 32 (7.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 30 (7.09%) Relational Database
13 29 (6.86%) Data Mining
14 26 (6.15%) OLTP
15 24 (5.67%) Base SAS
16 19 (4.49%) Microsoft Power View
17 17 (4.02%) QlikView
18 16 (3.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 28 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (3.31%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.89%) Maven
4 7 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (1.42%) ERwin
6 5 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (0.95%) JMeter
7 4 (0.95%) JUnit
8 3 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.47%) Toad
9 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.47%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 143 (33.81%) Finance
2 37 (8.75%) Banking
3 36 (8.51%) Retail
4 8 (1.89%) Advertising
5 7 (1.65%) Retail Banking
6 6 (1.42%) Legal
6 6 (1.42%) Games
7 5 (1.18%) Marketing
7 5 (1.18%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.18%) Front Office
8 4 (0.95%) French Language
9 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.71%) Law
9 3 (0.71%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.71%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.47%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 250 (59.10%) Developer
2 132 (31.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 66 (15.60%) SQL Developer
4 49 (11.58%) Analyst
5 47 (11.11%) Consultant
6 40 (9.46%) Business Developer
7 31 (7.33%) SAS Developer
8 30 (7.09%) Architect
9 25 (5.91%) DBA
10 24 (5.67%) Microsoft Developer
11 20 (4.73%) SAS Consultant
12 18 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 17 (4.02%) Business Analyst
13 17 (4.02%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 15 (3.55%) Senior Developer
15 13 (3.07%) SQL DBA
16 12 (2.84%) Java Developer
16 12 (2.84%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
17 11 (2.60%) Oracle Developer
17 11 (2.60%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (15.13%) MDX
2 54 (12.77%) .NET
3 33 (7.80%) XML
4 24 (5.67%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.13%) HTML
5 9 (2.13%) Spring
6 8 (1.89%) ActiveMQ
6 8 (1.89%) XSD
6 8 (1.89%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 6 (1.42%) Web Services
7 6 (1.42%) XSLT
8 4 (0.95%) Middleware
8 4 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (0.95%) Entity Framework
8 4 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (0.95%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.71%) JSON
9 3 (0.71%) REST
9 3 (0.71%) J2EE
10 2 (0.47%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.20%) Visualisation
2 22 (5.20%) NHS
3 18 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.78%) Data Structures
5 15 (3.55%) Data Integration
6 12 (2.84%) Replication
6 12 (2.84%) Credit Risk
7 10 (2.36%) Market Risk
8 6 (1.42%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.18%) Open Source
10 4 (0.95%) Clustering
10 4 (0.95%) PMI
10 4 (0.95%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.95%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.95%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.71%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.47%) Grid Computing
12 2 (0.47%) Equities
12 2 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.91%) Windows
2 18 (4.26%) Linux
3 17 (4.02%) UNIX
4 11 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.71%) AIX
7 2 (0.47%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (68.56%) Business Intelligence
2 223 (52.72%) ETL
3 100 (23.64%) Data Modelling
4 54 (12.77%) Analytics
5 46 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (9.46%) Kimball Methodology
7 25 (5.91%) Migration
7 25 (5.91%) Performance Tuning
8 23 (5.44%) Data Analysis
8 23 (5.44%) Data Architecture
9 20 (4.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (4.49%) Dimensional Modelling
11 18 (4.26%) Scrum
12 16 (3.78%) Data Management
13 14 (3.31%) ERP
14 12 (2.84%) Project Management
14 12 (2.84%) Change Control
15 11 (2.60%) CRM
16 10 (2.36%) ITIL
16 10 (2.36%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 273 (64.54%) SQL
2 104 (24.59%) T-SQL
3 32 (7.57%) C#
4 30 (7.09%) Java
5 28 (6.62%) PL/SQL
6 22 (5.20%) VBA
7 10 (2.36%) VB
8 9 (2.13%) C
9 6 (1.42%) JavaScript
10 5 (1.18%) SAS Macro
10 5 (1.18%) R
11 4 (0.95%) Python
11 4 (0.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (0.71%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.71%) Perl
13 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.47%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.24%) X++
14 1 (0.24%) Scala
14 1 (0.24%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 16 (3.78%) Degree
2 15 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.42%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.42%) MCTS
4 5 (1.18%) MCITP
4 5 (1.18%) MCSA
4 5 (1.18%) SAS Certification
5 4 (0.95%) OCP
5 4 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (0.95%) MCDBA
6 3 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.71%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.47%) PMP
8 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.24%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.84%) Solvency II
2 11 (2.60%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.18%) QA
3 5 (1.18%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.47%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.24%) Basel III
5 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (0.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.71%) HDFS
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.18%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 147 (34.75%) Microsoft
2 71 (16.78%) Oracle
3 36 (8.51%) Business Objects
4 34 (8.04%) Tableau
5 28 (6.62%) Cognos
6 25 (5.91%) SAP
7 22 (5.20%) Teradata
8 16 (3.78%) Informatica
9 10 (2.36%) IBM
10 7 (1.65%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (1.18%) Talend
11 5 (1.18%) Cloudera
12 4 (0.95%) Hyperion
12 4 (0.95%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.95%) Red Gate
13 3 (0.71%) Netezza
13 3 (0.71%) Alteryx
13 3 (0.71%) ION Trading
14 2 (0.47%) Ab Initio
14 2 (0.47%) Sage
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Real Staffing
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