The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester 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 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 Leicester 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 32 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing OLAP 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 0.60% 1.80% 3.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.59% 9.09% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
-13.11% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £140.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +300.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
63 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 37.50% 19.82% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 12 6
Average daily rate £425 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -28.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
OLAP
Leicestershire

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 8 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) HTTPS
4 4 (50.00%) Star Schema
4 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 4 (50.00%) HTTP
4 4 (50.00%) TickIT
4 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (50.00%) Analytics
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
5 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
5 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Marketing
5 3 (37.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (37.50%) MDX
5 3 (37.50%) DTV

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
1 4 (50.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) Star Schema
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) VLDB
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Electronics
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (50.00%) OBIEE Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) MDX
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) DTV
1 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (50.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft