The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 18 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 London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 291 238 279
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +41
Contract jobs citing OLAP 122 157 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.73% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.23% 3.30% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 112 100
Average daily rate £450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £650 £575
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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5469 4756 5465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.60% 22.01% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3851 3335 3553
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 30
Average hourly rate £31.00 £23.20 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.62% -21.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £17.30 £16.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.25 £52.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in London

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in London

OLAP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLAP across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram in London

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in London

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 47 £450 +5.88% 21
Wimbledon - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Feltham - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 221 (78.93%) Business Intelligence
2 145 (51.79%) Data Warehouse
3 132 (47.14%) SQL
4 109 (38.93%) SQL Server
5 106 (37.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 101 (36.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 95 (33.93%) ETL
8 88 (31.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 80 (28.57%) Oracle
10 78 (27.86%) Finance
11 72 (25.71%) Oracle OLAP
12 68 (24.29%) Microsoft
13 56 (20.00%) T-SQL
13 56 (20.00%) MDX
13 56 (20.00%) Analytics
14 53 (18.93%) SAS
15 50 (17.86%) Data Modelling
16 46 (16.43%) SQL Server 2008
17 45 (16.07%) Oracle Database
18 44 (15.71%) PL/SQL
19 41 (14.64%) Performance Tuning
20 39 (13.93%) MS Excel
21 36 (12.86%) Oracle Database 11g
22 35 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
23 34 (12.14%) Banking
24 33 (11.79%) Hyperion
24 33 (11.79%) QA
25 32 (11.43%) Data Mining
25 32 (11.43%) UNIX
26 30 (10.71%) .NET

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 53 (18.93%) SAS
2 21 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.79%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.43%) Apache
4 4 (1.43%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 39 (13.93%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.57%) PowerPivot
3 7 (2.50%) MS Office
4 3 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.36%) Gephi
6 1 (0.36%) Weka
Business Applications
1 11 (3.93%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.07%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.71%) HFM
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.50%) SAN
2 4 (1.43%) Internet
3 2 (0.71%) NAS
3 2 (0.71%) FTP
4 1 (0.36%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (51.79%) Data Warehouse
2 109 (38.93%) SQL Server
3 106 (37.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 101 (36.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 88 (31.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 72 (25.71%) Oracle OLAP
7 46 (16.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 45 (16.07%) Oracle Database
9 36 (12.86%) Oracle Database 11g
10 35 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 32 (11.43%) Data Mining
12 30 (10.71%) Base SAS
13 27 (9.64%) Essbase
14 24 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (7.50%) Relational Database
16 19 (6.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 19 (6.79%) OLTP
17 18 (6.43%) SQL Server 2005
18 15 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
19 14 (5.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (2.14%) SoapUI
3 5 (1.79%) Subversion
4 4 (1.43%) NUnit
4 4 (1.43%) Toad
5 3 (1.07%) ClearCase
5 3 (1.07%) ERwin
5 3 (1.07%) CruiseControl
5 3 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.71%) JBehave
6 2 (0.71%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.71%) Selenium
6 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.36%) Maven
7 1 (0.36%) xUnit.net
7 1 (0.36%) JIRA
7 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.36%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 78 (27.86%) Finance
2 34 (12.14%) Banking
3 17 (6.07%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.21%) Marketing
5 6 (2.14%) Advertising
6 5 (1.79%) Billing
7 4 (1.43%) Law
7 4 (1.43%) Front Office
7 4 (1.43%) Back Office
8 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.71%) Retail
8 2 (0.71%) Publishing
8 2 (0.71%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Legal
9 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 202 (72.14%) Developer
2 91 (32.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 42 (15.00%) SAS Developer
4 33 (11.79%) Analyst
5 26 (9.29%) Hyperion Developer
6 24 (8.57%) Consultant
7 23 (8.21%) Senior Developer
8 21 (7.50%) SAS BI Developer
9 19 (6.79%) Report Developer
9 19 (6.79%) SQL Developer
9 19 (6.79%) Architect
10 17 (6.07%) Business Developer
11 14 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 11 (3.93%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 11 (3.93%) Analyst Developer
13 10 (3.57%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 10 (3.57%) DBA
14 9 (3.21%) Microsoft Developer
15 8 (2.86%) SQL Server Developer
16 7 (2.50%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (20.00%) MDX
2 30 (10.71%) .NET
3 15 (5.36%) Web Services
4 8 (2.86%) Spring Integration
4 8 (2.86%) Spring
5 7 (2.50%) JMS
5 7 (2.50%) Hibernate
5 7 (2.50%) JPA
6 6 (2.14%) REST
6 6 (2.14%) WSDL
6 6 (2.14%) SOAP
7 4 (1.43%) WPF
7 4 (1.43%) XML
7 4 (1.43%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.43%) HTML
8 3 (1.07%) CSS
9 2 (0.71%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (0.71%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 1 (0.36%) DHTML
10 1 (0.36%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.36%) Management Information System
2 10 (3.57%) Data Integration
3 8 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (2.86%) NHS
4 7 (2.50%) Market Risk
5 6 (2.14%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.14%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.79%) Economics
6 5 (1.79%) Statistics
7 4 (1.43%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.43%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.43%) Replication
8 3 (1.07%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.71%) FMCG
9 2 (0.71%) Online Games
9 2 (0.71%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.71%) Derivative
9 2 (0.71%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (0.71%) Clustering
9 2 (0.71%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.43%) UNIX
2 10 (3.57%) Windows
3 8 (2.86%) Linux
4 6 (2.14%) AIX
5 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (78.93%) Business Intelligence
2 95 (33.93%) ETL
3 56 (20.00%) Analytics
4 50 (17.86%) Data Modelling
5 41 (14.64%) Performance Tuning
6 26 (9.29%) Multidimensional Analysis
7 21 (7.50%) Data Management
7 21 (7.50%) Use Case
8 19 (6.79%) Predictive Modelling
8 19 (6.79%) Dimensional Modelling
9 18 (6.43%) Kimball Methodology
10 16 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (5.71%) System Testing
11 13 (4.64%) Business Analysis
11 13 (4.64%) OO
12 11 (3.93%) Data Analysis
12 11 (3.93%) Unit Testing
13 10 (3.57%) Migration
14 9 (3.21%) Change Management
14 9 (3.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (47.14%) SQL
2 56 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 44 (15.71%) PL/SQL
4 27 (9.64%) JavaScript
5 17 (6.07%) Java
6 14 (5.00%) C#
7 8 (2.86%) VBA
8 7 (2.50%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.43%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.07%) C
10 3 (1.07%) Python
11 2 (0.71%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.71%) Korn
11 2 (0.71%) Perl
11 2 (0.71%) VB
12 1 (0.36%) ABAP
12 1 (0.36%) VBScript
12 1 (0.36%) PHP
12 1 (0.36%) C++
12 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (8.93%) Degree
2 17 (6.07%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.71%) CIMA
4 2 (0.71%) ACCA
5 1 (0.36%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.79%) QA
2 5 (1.79%) GAAP
2 5 (1.79%) Solvency II
3 3 (1.07%) SLA
4 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.43%) MOM
Vendors
1 80 (28.57%) Oracle
2 68 (24.29%) Microsoft
3 33 (11.79%) Hyperion
4 21 (7.50%) Business Objects
4 21 (7.50%) Cognos
5 15 (5.36%) Informatica
6 13 (4.64%) SAP
7 10 (3.57%) Tableau
7 10 (3.57%) IBM
8 7 (2.50%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 6 (2.14%) Applix
9 6 (2.14%) Teradata
10 5 (1.79%) JBoss
10 5 (1.79%) Progress
11 3 (1.07%) Citrix
11 3 (1.07%) Remedy
11 3 (1.07%) Ab Initio
12 2 (0.71%) Talend
12 2 (0.71%) Siebel
13 1 (0.36%) PeopleSoft
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