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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 458 388 336
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -52
Contract jobs citing OLAP 133 196 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.42% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.26% 1.93% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 152 152
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £345 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £527 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00
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
10529 10175 10377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.27% 21.85% 23.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7188 6709 6397
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 153 206
Average hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £30.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £50.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -29 63 £450 +5.88% 38
West Midlands -4 16 £375 +4.52% 3
South East +11 13 £450 +12.50% 9
North West -8 13 £388 -13.88% 7
East Midlands 0 11 £475 +33.33% 3
Yorkshire -35 11 £425 -10.52% 5
East of England -17 3 £400 -8.57% 3
Midlands - 2 £325 -
OLAP
UK

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 192 (59.26%) Business Intelligence
2 191 (58.95%) SQL
3 169 (52.16%) Data Warehouse
4 165 (50.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 162 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 157 (48.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 140 (43.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 139 (42.90%) ETL
9 137 (42.28%) OLAP Cube
10 100 (30.86%) Finance
11 96 (29.63%) Microsoft
12 92 (28.40%) T-SQL
13 86 (26.54%) MDX
14 69 (21.30%) Data Modelling
15 60 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
16 55 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
17 53 (16.36%) Kimball Methodology
17 53 (16.36%) Analytics
18 51 (15.74%) Oracle
19 47 (14.51%) SQL Server 2012
20 46 (14.20%) Oracle OLAP
21 44 (13.58%) SAS
22 41 (12.65%) Dimensional Modelling
23 40 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
24 39 (12.04%) MS Excel
25 37 (11.42%) OLTP
26 35 (10.80%) C#
27 29 (8.95%) Migration
28 28 (8.64%) .NET
28 28 (8.64%) Relational Database

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 44 (13.58%) SAS
2 19 (5.86%) SharePoint
3 14 (4.32%) Apache Spark
4 12 (3.70%) Apache
5 8 (2.47%) IIS
6 6 (1.85%) Node.js
6 6 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (1.23%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.23%) GemFire
8 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.31%) CICS
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 39 (12.04%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.40%) MS Office
3 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.54%) SAP BPC
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.93%) Global One
3 3 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.31%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.31%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.31%) SunGard Martini
5 1 (0.31%) SystmOne
5 1 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.85%) GitHub
3 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.23%) Extranet
1 4 (1.23%) Intranet
2 2 (0.62%) SAN
3 1 (0.31%) HTTP
3 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (52.16%) Data Warehouse
2 165 (50.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 162 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 157 (48.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 140 (43.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 137 (42.28%) OLAP Cube
7 55 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 47 (14.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 46 (14.20%) Oracle OLAP
10 37 (11.42%) OLTP
11 28 (8.64%) Oracle Database
11 28 (8.64%) Relational Database
12 26 (8.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 26 (8.02%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 26 (8.02%) SQL Server 2005
13 21 (6.48%) Star Schema
14 20 (6.17%) SQL Server 2014
15 17 (5.25%) BusinessObjects
15 17 (5.25%) Oracle Reports
15 17 (5.25%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 22 (6.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (4.32%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.23%) ERwin
4 4 (1.23%) Hudson
4 4 (1.23%) JUnit
4 4 (1.23%) Toad
5 3 (0.93%) Maven
6 2 (0.62%) JIRA
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
General
1 100 (30.86%) Finance
2 18 (5.56%) Banking
3 17 (5.25%) Advertising
4 11 (3.40%) Retail
5 9 (2.78%) Front Office
6 7 (2.16%) Legal
7 6 (1.85%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.85%) Marketing
7 6 (1.85%) Publishing
8 5 (1.54%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.23%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.62%) Electronics
10 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.62%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Games
11 1 (0.31%) German Language
11 1 (0.31%) International Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 211 (65.12%) Developer
2 91 (28.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 61 (18.83%) SQL Developer
4 40 (12.35%) Analyst
5 37 (11.42%) SQL BI Developer
6 29 (8.95%) Business Developer
7 23 (7.10%) Architect
8 22 (6.79%) SAS Developer
9 21 (6.48%) Senior Developer
10 20 (6.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 19 (5.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 18 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
13 17 (5.25%) Consultant
13 17 (5.25%) Java Developer
14 16 (4.94%) Data Analyst
14 16 (4.94%) Microsoft BI Developer
14 16 (4.94%) OLAP Developer
15 14 (4.32%) DBA
16 13 (4.01%) Oracle Developer
17 10 (3.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (26.54%) MDX
2 28 (8.64%) .NET
3 14 (4.32%) XML
4 11 (3.40%) HTML
4 11 (3.40%) Web Services
5 8 (2.47%) AngularJS
5 8 (2.47%) Spring
6 7 (2.16%) CSS
7 6 (1.85%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.85%) Backbone.js
7 6 (1.85%) Ember.js
7 6 (1.85%) Kafka
7 6 (1.85%) React
7 6 (1.85%) REST
8 5 (1.54%) Ajax
8 5 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (1.54%) WPF
8 5 (1.54%) XSL
9 4 (1.23%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (0.93%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.63%) NHS
3 14 (4.32%) Visualisation
4 11 (3.40%) Credit Risk
5 10 (3.09%) Statistics
6 9 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.47%) Data Integration
7 8 (2.47%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.47%) Market Risk
8 7 (2.16%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.16%) Replication
9 6 (1.85%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.85%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.85%) Reference Data
10 5 (1.54%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.23%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.93%) Grid Computing
13 2 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (0.62%) Fixed Income
13 2 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.94%) Unix
2 9 (2.78%) Linux
3 5 (1.54%) Windows
4 4 (1.23%) AIX
5 2 (0.62%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (59.26%) Business Intelligence
2 139 (42.90%) ETL
3 69 (21.30%) Data Modelling
4 60 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (16.36%) Analytics
5 53 (16.36%) Kimball Methodology
6 41 (12.65%) Dimensional Modelling
7 29 (8.95%) Migration
8 24 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (6.48%) Data Management
10 19 (5.86%) TDD
11 18 (5.56%) Scrum
12 16 (4.94%) Performance Tuning
13 15 (4.63%) Data Analysis
13 15 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (4.32%) BDD
14 14 (4.32%) Data Validation
14 14 (4.32%) ETL Development
14 14 (4.32%) Validation
15 13 (4.01%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 191 (58.95%) SQL
2 92 (28.40%) T-SQL
3 35 (10.80%) C#
4 20 (6.17%) Java
4 20 (6.17%) PL/SQL
5 14 (4.32%) Python
6 13 (4.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 12 (3.70%) JavaScript
8 9 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.16%) VBA
10 6 (1.85%) ES6
10 6 (1.85%) Ruby
10 6 (1.85%) Scala
11 2 (0.62%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.62%) VB
11 2 (0.62%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.62%) XMLA
12 1 (0.31%) C-shell
12 1 (0.31%) VBScript
12 1 (0.31%) X++
Qualifications
1 24 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.40%) Degree
4 10 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.93%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.62%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.31%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.31%) ISEB
7 1 (0.31%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.31%) MCP
7 1 (0.31%) MCTS
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.64%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.54%) QA
3 3 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) Basel II
5 1 (0.31%) Basel III
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.23%) HDFS
3 3 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.93%) Data Guard
1 3 (0.93%) Oracle EDQ
1 3 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 96 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 51 (15.74%) Oracle
3 28 (8.64%) Tableau
4 18 (5.56%) Cognos
5 17 (5.25%) Informatica
6 12 (3.70%) IBM
7 11 (3.40%) SAP
8 5 (1.54%) VMware
9 4 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.62%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.62%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.62%) Sybase
11 1 (0.31%) Cadence
11 1 (0.31%) Fidessa
11 1 (0.31%) Google
11 1 (0.31%) Siebel
11 1 (0.31%) Sophis
11 1 (0.31%) SunGard
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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