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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 388 406 296
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -110
Contract jobs citing OLAP 221 168 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.34% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.92% 1.57% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 111 177
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £282 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £338 £388
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £140.00
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
11540 10686 10247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.40% 21.65% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7664 6734 6396
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 163 205
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.08 £13.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.80 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +14 107 £425 -5.55% 30
South East +9 30 £391 -14.01% 13
North West -15 23 £450 +53.19% 12
Yorkshire -10 20 £455 -4.21% 9
East of England +10 15 £415 -7.77% 3
East Midlands -4 7 £450 +50.00% 2
South West -25 7 £325 -7.14% 3
West Midlands 0 6 £475 +46.15% 11
North East - 2 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £288 -
OLAP
UK

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 283 (64.03%) Business Intelligence
2 272 (61.54%) SQL
3 251 (56.79%) Data Warehouse
4 233 (52.71%) ETL
5 213 (48.19%) SQL Server
5 213 (48.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 201 (45.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 194 (43.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 168 (38.01%) Finance
9 159 (35.97%) OLAP Cube
10 152 (34.39%) Microsoft
11 117 (26.47%) T-SQL
12 103 (23.30%) Data Modelling
13 87 (19.68%) SAS
14 86 (19.46%) MDX
15 71 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
16 69 (15.61%) Oracle
17 68 (15.38%) Oracle OLAP
18 67 (15.16%) SQL Server 2008
19 62 (14.03%) .NET
20 58 (13.12%) MS Excel
20 58 (13.12%) Kimball Methodology
21 54 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
22 51 (11.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
23 50 (11.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
24 45 (10.18%) Analytics
24 45 (10.18%) C#
24 45 (10.18%) Banking
25 44 (9.95%) BusinessObjects
26 43 (9.73%) SQL Server 2012

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 87 (19.68%) SAS
2 20 (4.52%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.04%) WebLogic
3 9 (2.04%) IIS
4 6 (1.36%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (1.36%) Apache Pig
5 5 (1.13%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.68%) Oracle Spatial
6 3 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.45%) Apache
7 2 (0.45%) CICS
7 2 (0.45%) GemFire
7 2 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.23%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 58 (13.12%) MS Excel
2 31 (7.01%) MS Office
3 17 (3.85%) PowerPivot
4 6 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.13%) SPSS
6 3 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.23%) MS Project
7 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.36%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.90%) Agresso
4 3 (0.68%) Lawson
4 3 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.68%) Movex
4 3 (0.68%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.23%) Global One
5 1 (0.23%) HFM
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.23%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.23%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.23%) Endur
5 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.90%) Internet
2 3 (0.68%) Extranet
2 3 (0.68%) Intranet
3 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (56.79%) Data Warehouse
2 213 (48.19%) SQL Server
2 213 (48.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 201 (45.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 194 (43.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 159 (35.97%) OLAP Cube
6 68 (15.38%) Oracle OLAP
7 67 (15.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 51 (11.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 50 (11.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 44 (9.95%) BusinessObjects
11 43 (9.73%) Relational Database
11 43 (9.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 39 (8.82%) Oracle Database
13 29 (6.56%) Base SAS
13 29 (6.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 25 (5.66%) OLTP
15 22 (4.98%) Data Mining
16 19 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
17 18 (4.07%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (3.17%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.26%) JUnit
3 10 (2.26%) ERwin
3 10 (2.26%) Maven
4 7 (1.58%) Toad
5 6 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (1.13%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (0.68%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.68%) JMeter
7 3 (0.68%) Subversion
7 3 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.45%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.45%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.23%) JIRA
9 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 168 (38.01%) Finance
2 45 (10.18%) Banking
3 35 (7.92%) Retail
4 16 (3.62%) Advertising
5 13 (2.94%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.71%) Financial Institution
7 10 (2.26%) Legal
7 10 (2.26%) Marketing
8 6 (1.36%) Front Office
9 5 (1.13%) Games
10 4 (0.90%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.90%) French Language
11 3 (0.68%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.68%) Law
12 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.45%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.23%) Billing
13 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 274 (61.99%) Developer
2 141 (31.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 68 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 44 (9.95%) Analyst
5 41 (9.28%) Consultant
6 31 (7.01%) Architect
6 31 (7.01%) SAS Developer
7 23 (5.20%) Business Analyst
7 23 (5.20%) Microsoft Developer
8 22 (4.98%) SAS Consultant
9 20 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 20 (4.52%) DBA
9 20 (4.52%) Business Developer
10 19 (4.30%) Senior Developer
11 18 (4.07%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 17 (3.85%) Java Developer
13 14 (3.17%) Oracle Developer
14 13 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 13 (2.94%) TM1 Developer
15 12 (2.71%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (19.46%) MDX
2 62 (14.03%) .NET
3 30 (6.79%) XML
4 21 (4.75%) ASP.NET
5 11 (2.49%) HTML
5 11 (2.49%) Spring
6 9 (2.04%) Middleware
6 9 (2.04%) ActiveMQ
6 9 (2.04%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 8 (1.81%) .NET Framework
8 7 (1.58%) XSD
9 6 (1.36%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (1.13%) HTML5
10 5 (1.13%) XSLT
10 5 (1.13%) Web Services
10 5 (1.13%) REST
11 4 (0.90%) jQuery
12 3 (0.68%) JSON
12 3 (0.68%) Entity Framework
12 3 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 54 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.43%) Data Structures
3 23 (5.20%) NHS
4 14 (3.17%) Market Risk
4 14 (3.17%) Data Integration
5 13 (2.94%) Visualisation
5 13 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.49%) Credit Risk
7 10 (2.26%) Replication
7 10 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (1.58%) Clustering
9 6 (1.36%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.13%) Grid Computing
10 5 (1.13%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.90%) PMI
12 3 (0.68%) Statistics
12 3 (0.68%) Contract for Difference
13 2 (0.45%) Taxonomies
13 2 (0.45%) Equities
13 2 (0.45%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.66%) Linux
2 24 (5.43%) Windows
3 20 (4.52%) UNIX
4 10 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.13%) AIX
6 5 (1.13%) zOS
7 1 (0.23%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (64.03%) Business Intelligence
2 233 (52.71%) ETL
3 103 (23.30%) Data Modelling
4 71 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (13.12%) Kimball Methodology
6 45 (10.18%) Analytics
7 32 (7.24%) SDLC
8 30 (6.79%) Scrum
9 29 (6.56%) Migration
9 29 (6.56%) Performance Tuning
10 27 (6.11%) ETL Development
11 25 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (5.20%) Dimensional Modelling
13 22 (4.98%) TDD
14 21 (4.75%) Project Management
15 20 (4.52%) ITIL
15 20 (4.52%) Data Architecture
15 20 (4.52%) Inmon Methodology
16 18 (4.07%) CRM
16 18 (4.07%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 272 (61.54%) SQL
2 117 (26.47%) T-SQL
3 45 (10.18%) C#
4 37 (8.37%) Java
4 37 (8.37%) PL/SQL
5 20 (4.52%) VBA
6 12 (2.71%) VB
7 11 (2.49%) C
8 10 (2.26%) JavaScript
8 10 (2.26%) Perl
8 10 (2.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 9 (2.04%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.58%) SAS Macro
11 6 (1.36%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.36%) C-shell
11 6 (1.36%) Python
12 5 (1.13%) R
13 4 (0.90%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 4 (0.90%) C++
14 2 (0.45%) REXX
Qualifications
1 15 (3.39%) Degree
2 13 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.36%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.13%) MCSA
4 5 (1.13%) MCTS
5 4 (0.90%) OCP
5 4 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (0.90%) SAS Certification
6 2 (0.45%) PMP
6 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.45%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.39%) Solvency II
2 12 (2.71%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.81%) QA
4 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.45%) Basel III
4 2 (0.45%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.23%) SLA
5 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.23%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (1.13%) HDFS
2 2 (0.45%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (0.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (1.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (1.13%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.45%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (0.23%) Oozie
Vendors
1 152 (34.39%) Microsoft
2 69 (15.61%) Oracle
3 29 (6.56%) Tableau
4 27 (6.11%) Cognos
5 23 (5.20%) SAP
6 19 (4.30%) Informatica
7 15 (3.39%) Teradata
8 9 (2.04%) IBM
9 6 (1.36%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (1.13%) Talend
11 4 (0.90%) Cloudera
11 4 (0.90%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.45%) Cadence
12 2 (0.45%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.45%) Ab Initio
12 2 (0.45%) Sybase
12 2 (0.45%) BMC
12 2 (0.45%) Netezza
13 1 (0.23%) FactSet
13 1 (0.23%) Actian
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