The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 333 240 262
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +22
Contract jobs citing OLAP 76 198 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.79% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.38% 3.47% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 138 126
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £324 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £140.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- +258.97%
OLAP
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5507 5710 5470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.68% 22.66% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3691 3934 3667
Average daily rate £445 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 39 66
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.80 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £52.14 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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
City of London -31 17 £538 +19.44% 24
Bromley - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 142 (72.08%) Business Intelligence
2 117 (59.39%) SQL
3 105 (53.30%) Data Warehouse
4 95 (48.22%) SQL Server
5 76 (38.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 73 (37.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 62 (31.47%) Oracle
8 60 (30.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 59 (29.95%) Oracle OLAP
10 56 (28.43%) Finance
11 55 (27.92%) ETL
12 54 (27.41%) Microsoft
13 52 (26.40%) T-SQL
14 49 (24.87%) MDX
15 38 (19.29%) Oracle Database
16 35 (17.77%) SQL Server 2008
17 34 (17.26%) .NET
18 32 (16.24%) PL/SQL
18 32 (16.24%) Analytics
19 28 (14.21%) Relational Database
20 27 (13.71%) C#
20 27 (13.71%) Data Modelling
21 26 (13.20%) OLTP
22 25 (12.69%) MS Excel
22 25 (12.69%) UNIX
22 25 (12.69%) Performance Tuning
23 24 (12.18%) Banking
24 21 (10.66%) Data Management
24 21 (10.66%) Dimensional Modelling
25 20 (10.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (6.09%) SAS
2 9 (4.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.51%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 25 (12.69%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.09%) PowerPivot
3 3 (1.52%) MS Office
4 1 (0.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.55%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.02%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.51%) Magento
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) SaaS
1 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.05%) SAN
2 4 (2.03%) FTP
3 1 (0.51%) Firewall
3 1 (0.51%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (53.30%) Data Warehouse
2 95 (48.22%) SQL Server
3 76 (38.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 73 (37.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (30.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 59 (29.95%) Oracle OLAP
7 38 (19.29%) Oracle Database
8 35 (17.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 28 (14.21%) Relational Database
10 26 (13.20%) OLTP
11 20 (10.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 19 (9.64%) Data Mining
13 18 (9.14%) SQL Server 2012
14 17 (8.63%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (8.12%) Essbase
15 16 (8.12%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (6.60%) Hadoop
17 12 (6.09%) RDBMS
18 11 (5.58%) DB2
19 9 (4.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (2.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (2.03%) Subversion
2 4 (2.03%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.52%) Maven
3 3 (1.52%) Toad
3 3 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (1.02%) xUnit.net
4 2 (1.02%) NMock
4 2 (1.02%) Moq
4 2 (1.02%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.02%) NUnit
4 2 (1.02%) JIRA
5 1 (0.51%) ERwin
5 1 (0.51%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.51%) JUnit
5 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 56 (28.43%) Finance
2 24 (12.18%) Banking
3 15 (7.61%) Investment Banking
4 12 (6.09%) Games
5 11 (5.58%) Front Office
6 6 (3.05%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.05%) Marketing
7 5 (2.54%) Retail
7 5 (2.54%) Publishing
8 4 (2.03%) Billing
9 3 (1.52%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.02%) French Language
Job Titles
1 133 (67.51%) Developer
2 49 (24.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 20 (10.15%) Analyst
4 18 (9.14%) Hyperion Developer
5 17 (8.63%) SQL Developer
6 12 (6.09%) Business Developer
6 12 (6.09%) Senior Developer
6 12 (6.09%) Report Developer
7 11 (5.58%) C# Developer
7 11 (5.58%) Consultant
8 10 (5.08%) Architect
8 10 (5.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 9 (4.57%) DBA
10 7 (3.55%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (3.55%) SQL Server Developer
10 7 (3.55%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.55%) SAS Developer
10 7 (3.55%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 7 (3.55%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (3.05%) SAS BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (24.87%) MDX
2 34 (17.26%) .NET
3 13 (6.60%) Web Services
4 7 (3.55%) Spring
4 7 (3.55%) WPF
5 5 (2.54%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.54%) XML
5 5 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.03%) JMS
7 3 (1.52%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (1.52%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.52%) JPA
7 3 (1.52%) Spring Integration
8 2 (1.02%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (1.02%) HTML5
8 2 (1.02%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (1.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (1.02%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (1.02%) CSS3
8 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.61%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.06%) Visualisation
3 7 (3.55%) Fixed Income
3 7 (3.55%) NHS
3 7 (3.55%) Market Risk
4 6 (3.05%) Online Games
4 6 (3.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.54%) Derivative
5 5 (2.54%) Replication
6 4 (2.03%) Informatics
6 4 (2.03%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.52%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.52%) Credit Derivative
7 3 (1.52%) GIS
7 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.02%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.02%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.02%) Clustering
8 2 (1.02%) Statistics
9 1 (0.51%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.69%) UNIX
2 7 (3.55%) Windows
3 6 (3.05%) Linux
4 2 (1.02%) AIX
5 1 (0.51%) Tru64
5 1 (0.51%) HPUX
5 1 (0.51%) Solaris
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (72.08%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (27.92%) ETL
3 32 (16.24%) Analytics
4 27 (13.71%) Data Modelling
5 25 (12.69%) Performance Tuning
6 21 (10.66%) Data Management
6 21 (10.66%) Dimensional Modelling
7 16 (8.12%) Multidimensional Analysis
8 15 (7.61%) OO
9 14 (7.11%) Kimball Methodology
10 13 (6.60%) Use Case
10 13 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (5.58%) TDD
11 11 (5.58%) Service Management
12 10 (5.08%) Change Management
13 9 (4.57%) Risk Management
13 9 (4.57%) ITIL
13 9 (4.57%) Database Tuning
14 8 (4.06%) MVC
15 7 (3.55%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (59.39%) SQL
2 52 (26.40%) T-SQL
3 32 (16.24%) PL/SQL
4 27 (13.71%) C#
5 20 (10.15%) JavaScript
6 15 (7.61%) Java
7 10 (5.08%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (1.52%) ABAP
10 2 (1.02%) PHP
10 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.02%) Python
10 2 (1.02%) XAML
11 1 (0.51%) Perl
11 1 (0.51%) VBA
11 1 (0.51%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
11 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (4.06%) Degree
2 4 (2.03%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.12%) QA
2 7 (3.55%) SLA
3 2 (1.02%) GAAP
System Software
1 6 (3.05%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.05%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.54%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.52%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 3 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (31.47%) Oracle
2 54 (27.41%) Microsoft
3 20 (10.15%) Hyperion
4 16 (8.12%) Tableau
5 12 (6.09%) Cognos
6 9 (4.57%) SAP
7 8 (4.06%) Business Objects
8 5 (2.54%) Teradata
8 5 (2.54%) Remedy
8 5 (2.54%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 4 (2.03%) HP
9 4 (2.03%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (1.52%) EMC
10 3 (1.52%) IBM
11 2 (1.02%) Vertica
11 2 (1.02%) CA
11 2 (1.02%) Informatica
11 2 (1.02%) Applix
11 2 (1.02%) Google
12 1 (0.51%) Mantas
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Rate: Day Rate Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
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esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £260 - £320 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
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asos
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