The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Leeds region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 77 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs citing OLAP 8 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.69% 1.18% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.61% 4.97% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate £450 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
306 181 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.22% 23.66% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 99 117
Average daily rate £325 £313 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.83% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Average hourly rate £29.00 £13.25 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.86% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.70 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £13.50 £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
OLAP
West Yorkshire

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OLAP across the Leeds region.

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the Leeds region.

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (68.18%) Data Warehouse
1 15 (68.18%) ETL
2 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (59.09%) Oracle
2 13 (59.09%) Oracle OLAP
3 11 (50.00%) Analytics
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (50.00%) Data Mining
4 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (40.91%) InfoPath
5 9 (40.91%) SharePoint Server
5 9 (40.91%) Workflow
5 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
5 9 (40.91%) Web Services
5 9 (40.91%) XML
5 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
5 9 (40.91%) C#
5 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
5 9 (40.91%) SQL
5 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
5 9 (40.91%) .NET
5 9 (40.91%) SOA
5 9 (40.91%) RDF
6 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (31.82%) Base SAS
6 7 (31.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 7 (31.82%) SAS

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 9 (40.91%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (31.82%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) InfoPath
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (59.09%) Oracle OLAP
3 11 (50.00%) Data Mining
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (31.82%) Base SAS
5 7 (31.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (18.18%) Essbase
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (4.55%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (4.55%) ActiveReports
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Applications Manager
3 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (31.82%) SAS BI Developer
4 7 (31.82%) SAS Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI Developer
5 4 (18.18%) OBIEE Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Support Manager
6 3 (13.64%) Applications Support Manager
6 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Application Development Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Support Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Cognos Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Cognos Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Development Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Support
7 1 (4.55%) Development Team Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
1 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
1 9 (40.91%) Web Services
1 9 (40.91%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) ETL
2 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (50.00%) Analytics
4 9 (40.91%) RDF
4 9 (40.91%) SOA
4 9 (40.91%) Workflow
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) System Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Predictive Modelling
5 7 (31.82%) Service Management
6 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
7 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
7 4 (18.18%) Migration
8 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
9 1 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
9 1 (4.55%) ERP
9 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C#
1 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
1 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
2 4 (18.18%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Cognos
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Informatica