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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 376 388 307
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -81
Contract jobs citing OLAP 209 181 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.38% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.86% 1.77% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 125 151
Average daily rate
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£425 £424 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.23% -0.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £286 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £390
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.66%
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
11240 10248 9557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.59% 21.40% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7482 6478 5858
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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 £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 154 215
Average hourly rate £27.78 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.72 £52.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.96% -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 6 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 6 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 +5 98 £450 - 44
Yorkshire +2 29 £425 -10.52% 13
South East -7 24 £400 -6.97% 14
North West -3 19 £438 +2.94% 10
West Midlands -8 12 £325 - 9
East Midlands -11 8 £450 +63.63% 3
East of England +2 7 £380 -15.55% 4
South West -19 6 £325 -18.75% 10
North East - 2 - -
Midlands - 1 £288 -
OLAP
UK

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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 (66.90%) Business Intelligence
2 267 (63.12%) SQL
3 242 (57.21%) Data Warehouse
4 228 (53.90%) ETL
5 218 (51.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 210 (49.65%) SQL Server
7 197 (46.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 187 (44.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 162 (38.30%) OLAP Cube
10 154 (36.41%) Finance
11 145 (34.28%) Microsoft
12 113 (26.71%) T-SQL
13 99 (23.40%) Data Modelling
14 86 (20.33%) SAS
15 70 (16.55%) SQL Server 2008
16 68 (16.08%) MDX
17 59 (13.95%) Oracle
18 58 (13.71%) Oracle OLAP
19 55 (13.00%) MS Excel
19 55 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
20 54 (12.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 53 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
21 53 (12.53%) Analytics
22 52 (12.29%) Kimball Methodology
22 52 (12.29%) .NET
23 48 (11.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
24 40 (9.46%) SQL Server 2012
25 39 (9.22%) Banking
26 38 (8.98%) Business Objects
27 37 (8.75%) Retail

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 86 (20.33%) SAS
2 22 (5.20%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.13%) IIS
4 6 (1.42%) Apache Pig
5 4 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (0.95%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.71%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.47%) Apache
7 2 (0.47%) CICS
8 1 (0.24%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.24%) CMS
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.24%) GemFire
Applications
1 55 (13.00%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.91%) MS Office
3 23 (5.44%) PowerPivot
4 6 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.18%) SPSS
6 2 (0.47%) MS Project
7 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (1.65%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.95%) Agresso
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.47%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.47%) Primavera
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.24%) Movex
7 1 (0.24%) Lawson
7 1 (0.24%) Global One
7 1 (0.24%) HFM
7 1 (0.24%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.24%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.95%) Internet
2 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (57.21%) Data Warehouse
2 218 (51.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 210 (49.65%) SQL Server
4 197 (46.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 187 (44.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 162 (38.30%) OLAP Cube
7 70 (16.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 58 (13.71%) Oracle OLAP
9 54 (12.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 48 (11.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 40 (9.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 34 (8.04%) Oracle Database
12 34 (8.04%) Relational Database
13 29 (6.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 29 (6.86%) Data Mining
14 26 (6.15%) Base SAS
15 23 (5.44%) OLTP
16 18 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
16 18 (4.26%) Microsoft Power View
17 17 (4.02%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 31 (7.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (3.07%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.13%) Maven
4 7 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (1.65%) JUnit
4 7 (1.65%) ERwin
5 5 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (0.95%) JMeter
6 4 (0.95%) Toad
7 3 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.47%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 154 (36.41%) Finance
2 39 (9.22%) Banking
3 37 (8.75%) Retail
4 12 (2.84%) Advertising
5 9 (2.13%) Legal
5 9 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.89%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.65%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.42%) Marketing
8 6 (1.42%) Games
9 5 (1.18%) Front Office
10 4 (0.95%) French Language
11 3 (0.71%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.71%) Law
12 2 (0.47%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.24%) Billing
13 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 263 (62.17%) Developer
2 133 (31.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 69 (16.31%) SQL Developer
4 46 (10.87%) Analyst
5 42 (9.93%) Consultant
6 32 (7.57%) SAS Developer
7 27 (6.38%) Business Developer
8 25 (5.91%) Architect
9 24 (5.67%) DBA
10 22 (5.20%) Microsoft Developer
11 20 (4.73%) Business Analyst
12 19 (4.49%) SAS Consultant
13 18 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 17 (4.02%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 15 (3.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 14 (3.31%) Senior Developer
17 13 (3.07%) Java Developer
17 13 (3.07%) TM1 Developer
18 11 (2.60%) Report Developer
19 10 (2.36%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (16.08%) MDX
2 52 (12.29%) .NET
3 29 (6.86%) XML
4 24 (5.67%) ASP.NET
5 10 (2.36%) Spring
6 9 (2.13%) ActiveMQ
6 9 (2.13%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 8 (1.89%) HTML
8 7 (1.65%) XSD
9 5 (1.18%) XSLT
9 5 (1.18%) Web Services
10 4 (0.95%) Middleware
10 4 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (0.95%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.95%) Entity Framework
11 3 (0.71%) JSON
11 3 (0.71%) jQuery
11 3 (0.71%) J2EE
12 2 (0.47%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.20%) NHS
3 21 (4.96%) Data Structures
4 20 (4.73%) Visualisation
5 14 (3.31%) Data Integration
5 14 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.60%) Market Risk
7 10 (2.36%) Replication
8 8 (1.89%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.89%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.18%) Clustering
10 4 (0.95%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.95%) PMI
10 4 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.95%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.71%) Grid Computing
12 2 (0.47%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.47%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.47%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.47%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.44%) Windows
2 18 (4.26%) Linux
3 15 (3.55%) UNIX
4 11 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.18%) zOS
7 3 (0.71%) AIX
8 1 (0.24%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (66.90%) Business Intelligence
2 228 (53.90%) ETL
3 99 (23.40%) Data Modelling
4 55 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (12.53%) Analytics
6 52 (12.29%) Kimball Methodology
7 28 (6.62%) ETL Development
8 26 (6.15%) SDLC
8 26 (6.15%) Migration
9 25 (5.91%) Performance Tuning
10 23 (5.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (5.44%) Scrum
11 22 (5.20%) Data Analysis
12 20 (4.73%) Dimensional Modelling
13 19 (4.49%) Data Architecture
13 19 (4.49%) Data Management
14 16 (3.78%) Project Management
14 16 (3.78%) CRM
15 12 (2.84%) ITIL
15 12 (2.84%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 267 (63.12%) SQL
2 113 (26.71%) T-SQL
3 36 (8.51%) C#
4 29 (6.86%) Java
5 28 (6.62%) PL/SQL
6 21 (4.96%) VBA
7 9 (2.13%) C
7 9 (2.13%) VB
8 8 (1.89%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.65%) SAS Macro
10 6 (1.42%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.18%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.18%) R
11 5 (1.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (0.95%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 4 (0.95%) Python
13 2 (0.47%) REXX
13 2 (0.47%) JCL
13 2 (0.47%) Perl
14 1 (0.24%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (3.78%) Degree
2 14 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.42%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.42%) MCTS
4 5 (1.18%) SAS Certification
4 5 (1.18%) MCSA
5 4 (0.95%) OCP
5 4 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.71%) MCITP
7 2 (0.47%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.47%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.47%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.47%) PMP
8 1 (0.24%) ACCA
8 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.55%) Solvency II
2 12 (2.84%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.42%) QA
4 2 (0.47%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
5 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (0.95%) HDFS
2 3 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.18%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.47%) MAINVIEW
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 145 (34.28%) Microsoft
2 59 (13.95%) Oracle
3 38 (8.98%) Business Objects
4 32 (7.57%) Tableau
5 27 (6.38%) Cognos
6 25 (5.91%) SAP
7 18 (4.26%) Teradata
8 17 (4.02%) Informatica
9 11 (2.60%) IBM
10 5 (1.18%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (1.18%) Hyperion
10 5 (1.18%) Talend
11 4 (0.95%) Cloudera
12 2 (0.47%) Netezza
12 2 (0.47%) Red Gate
12 2 (0.47%) BMC
12 2 (0.47%) ION Trading
12 2 (0.47%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.47%) Ab Initio
13 1 (0.24%) Cadence
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