The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 39 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing OLAP 2 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.68% 2.53% 2.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.25% 10.13% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate
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£625 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.53% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £140.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- +258.97%
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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 Leicestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
89 79 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 30.48% 25.00% 26.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 38 24
Average daily rate £363 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MDX
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (60.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) DTV
3 3 (60.00%) Electronics
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) VLDB
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Hyperion
5 1 (20.00%) NHS
5 1 (20.00%) MOLAP
5 1 (20.00%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) MOLAP
4 1 (20.00%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
4 1 (20.00%) VLDB
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) QlikView
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) MDX
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) DTV
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) Business Objects