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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
UK / England
Rank 477 438 380
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -58
Contract jobs citing OLAP 93 157 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.34% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.01% 1.47% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 109 149
Median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £592 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
9249 10712 9957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.27% 23.02% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6240 7261 6607
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 199 149
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £15.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.70 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -18 36 £450 -3.48% 12
South East +24 20 £479 +6.44% 6
South West +21 11 £425 +21.42% 1
Yorkshire +1 8 £375 -6.25% 4
East of England +7 7 £410 -0.60% 2
North West +8 6 £525 +40.00% 4
West Midlands -19 3 £406 +6.55% 2
North East -16 2 - -
OLAP
UK

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 133 (62.44%) SQL
2 121 (56.81%) ETL
2 121 (56.81%) Business Intelligence
3 119 (55.87%) SQL Server
4 114 (53.52%) Data Warehouse
5 101 (47.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 101 (47.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 77 (36.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 70 (32.86%) Finance
8 58 (27.23%) OLAP Cube
9 56 (26.29%) Microsoft
10 53 (24.88%) Oracle
10 53 (24.88%) Oracle OLAP
11 51 (23.94%) MDX
12 46 (21.60%) Data Modelling
13 45 (21.13%) Analytics
14 41 (19.25%) T-SQL
15 38 (17.84%) Kimball Methodology
16 37 (17.37%) Performance Tuning
17 35 (16.43%) SQL Server 2012
18 33 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
18 33 (15.49%) OLTP
19 29 (13.62%) SQL Server 2014
20 28 (13.15%) BusinessObjects
20 28 (13.15%) MS Excel
21 24 (11.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 22 (10.33%) Teradata
22 22 (10.33%) Relational Database
22 22 (10.33%) Dimensional Modelling
22 22 (10.33%) Data Quality

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 14 (6.57%) SAS
2 8 (3.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.88%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.41%) Apache
4 3 (1.41%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.94%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.47%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.47%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.47%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.47%) TPMS
6 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (13.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.82%) MS Office
3 5 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.41%) SPSS
6 2 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.35%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.88%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.88%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.88%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.94%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.47%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.47%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.35%) IaaS
3 5 (2.35%) PaaS
4 4 (1.88%) SaaS
5 3 (1.41%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (1.41%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.41%) Data Lake Analytics
6 2 (0.94%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.29%) Intranet
2 3 (1.41%) Extranet
3 1 (0.47%) HTTP
3 1 (0.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (55.87%) SQL Server
2 114 (53.52%) Data Warehouse
3 101 (47.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 101 (47.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 77 (36.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (27.23%) OLAP Cube
6 53 (24.88%) Oracle OLAP
7 35 (16.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 33 (15.49%) OLTP
9 29 (13.62%) SQL Server 2014
10 28 (13.15%) BusinessObjects
11 24 (11.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 22 (10.33%) Relational Database
13 19 (8.92%) QlikView
14 17 (7.98%) Big Data
14 17 (7.98%) Power BI
14 17 (7.98%) Star Schema
15 13 (6.10%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (5.63%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 14 (6.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 8 (3.76%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.29%) ERwin
3 7 (3.29%) JIRA
4 6 (2.82%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.82%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 4 (1.88%) JUnit
6 4 (1.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.41%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.94%) MagicDraw
8 2 (0.94%) PowerDesigner
8 2 (0.94%) Subversion
9 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.47%) Maven
9 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.47%) tSQLt
General
1 70 (32.86%) Finance
2 17 (7.98%) Banking
3 9 (4.23%) General Ledger
4 8 (3.76%) Advertising
5 7 (3.29%) Retail
6 5 (2.35%) Marketing
7 4 (1.88%) Publishing
8 3 (1.41%) Legal
9 2 (0.94%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.47%) Electronics
10 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.47%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (48.36%) Developer
2 39 (18.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 32 (15.02%) Architect
4 27 (12.68%) SQL Developer
5 26 (12.21%) Analyst
6 22 (10.33%) ETL Developer
7 21 (9.86%) Data Architect
8 19 (8.92%) Consultant
8 19 (8.92%) DBA
9 17 (7.98%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 15 (7.04%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 15 (7.04%) SSIS Developer
11 14 (6.57%) SSAS Developer
12 9 (4.23%) Business Analyst
12 9 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 9 (4.23%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.23%) SQL BI Developer
13 8 (3.76%) OLAP Developer
13 8 (3.76%) SQL Server Developer
13 8 (3.76%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (23.94%) MDX
2 17 (7.98%) .NET
3 8 (3.76%) XML
4 7 (3.29%) WCF
5 5 (2.35%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (2.35%) Web Services
6 4 (1.88%) REST
7 3 (1.41%) Apache Camel
7 3 (1.41%) HTML
7 3 (1.41%) HTML5
7 3 (1.41%) Kafka
8 2 (0.94%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.94%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.94%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.94%) J2EE
8 2 (0.94%) Lucene
8 2 (0.94%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.94%) Spring
9 1 (0.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.04%) Data Integration
3 14 (6.57%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.76%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.76%) Data Structures
4 8 (3.76%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.35%) NHS
6 4 (1.88%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.88%) Informatics
6 4 (1.88%) Replication
6 4 (1.88%) Statistics
7 3 (1.41%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.41%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.41%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.41%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.94%) Clustering
8 2 (0.94%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.94%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.94%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.51%) Linux
2 11 (5.16%) Windows
3 8 (3.76%) Unix
4 4 (1.88%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.41%) HPUX
5 3 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (56.81%) Business Intelligence
1 121 (56.81%) ETL
2 46 (21.60%) Data Modelling
3 45 (21.13%) Analytics
4 38 (17.84%) Kimball Methodology
5 37 (17.37%) Performance Tuning
6 33 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (10.33%) Dimensional Modelling
8 21 (9.86%) Project Management
9 18 (8.45%) Migration
10 16 (7.51%) Data Management
10 16 (7.51%) Scrum
11 15 (7.04%) ETL Development
12 13 (6.10%) Change Management
12 13 (6.10%) Data Governance
13 12 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (5.16%) Data Analysis
15 9 (4.23%) Business Analysis
15 9 (4.23%) Data Migration
15 9 (4.23%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 133 (62.44%) SQL
2 41 (19.25%) T-SQL
3 21 (9.86%) C#
4 17 (7.98%) Java
5 13 (6.10%) PL/SQL
6 11 (5.16%) VBA
7 7 (3.29%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.82%) VB
9 5 (2.35%) C
9 5 (2.35%) Python
10 4 (1.88%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.88%) Perl
11 3 (1.41%) R
12 2 (0.94%) ABAP
12 2 (0.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.94%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.94%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.47%) PHP
13 1 (0.47%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 21 (9.86%) Degree
2 5 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.88%) HNC
3 4 (1.88%) HND
4 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.94%) MCITP
6 1 (0.47%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.47%) MCP
6 1 (0.47%) MCSA
6 1 (0.47%) MCSE
6 1 (0.47%) OCP
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.33%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.88%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.41%) Docker
2 2 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.47%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 56 (26.29%) Microsoft
2 53 (24.88%) Oracle
3 22 (10.33%) Teradata
4 19 (8.92%) SAP
4 19 (8.92%) Tableau
5 14 (6.57%) Cognos
5 14 (6.57%) Talend
6 11 (5.16%) MicroStrategy
7 10 (4.69%) Informatica
8 8 (3.76%) Vertica
9 6 (2.82%) Hyperion
9 6 (2.82%) IBM
9 6 (2.82%) Sybase
10 5 (2.35%) Ab Initio
11 4 (1.88%) Netezza
12 3 (1.41%) Actian
12 3 (1.41%) ParAccel
12 3 (1.41%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.94%) DataFlux
13 2 (0.94%) RedGate
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