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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 311 355 240
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -115
Contract jobs citing OLAP 104 78 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.33% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.86% 1.42% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 47 137
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£425 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £296 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £140.00
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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
5593 5493 5742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.58% 22.95% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3961 3678 3959
Average daily rate £450 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 39 38
Average hourly rate £27.78 £27.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.00 £16.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £53.00 £59.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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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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 +22 37 £450 -10.00% 8
Croydon - 1 £418 -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 154 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
2 143 (68.42%) SQL
3 124 (59.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 122 (58.37%) SQL Server
5 121 (57.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 118 (56.46%) ETL
6 118 (56.46%) Data Warehouse
7 113 (54.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 81 (38.76%) Finance
9 80 (38.28%) T-SQL
10 73 (34.93%) Microsoft
11 66 (31.58%) MDX
12 59 (28.23%) Data Modelling
13 49 (23.44%) OLAP Cube
14 46 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
15 41 (19.62%) C#
16 40 (19.14%) Oracle
17 39 (18.66%) Oracle OLAP
18 37 (17.70%) .NET
18 37 (17.70%) SQL Server 2008
19 35 (16.75%) Kimball Methodology
19 35 (16.75%) Relational Database
20 34 (16.27%) MS Excel
21 33 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
22 32 (15.31%) Java
23 31 (14.83%) Banking
24 29 (13.88%) SQL Server 2012
25 28 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
26 23 (11.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
26 23 (11.00%) Migration

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (4.31%) SAS
2 8 (3.83%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.44%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (1.44%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (1.44%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.96%) GemFire
4 2 (0.96%) IIS
5 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 34 (16.27%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.66%) PowerPivot
3 7 (3.35%) MS Office
4 3 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.48%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.48%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (0.48%) Endur
2 1 (0.48%) Global One
2 1 (0.48%) HFM
2 1 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (59.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 122 (58.37%) SQL Server
3 121 (57.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 118 (56.46%) Data Warehouse
5 113 (54.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 49 (23.44%) OLAP Cube
7 39 (18.66%) Oracle OLAP
8 37 (17.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 35 (16.75%) Relational Database
10 33 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
11 29 (13.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (11.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 22 (10.53%) Oracle Database
14 21 (10.05%) OLTP
15 14 (6.70%) QlikView
16 11 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (5.26%) Microsoft Power View
17 9 (4.31%) Oracle Database 12c
17 9 (4.31%) Big Data
17 9 (4.31%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 11 (5.26%) JUnit
1 11 (5.26%) Maven
2 9 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.83%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.87%) ERwin
5 3 (1.44%) Subversion
5 3 (1.44%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 81 (38.76%) Finance
2 31 (14.83%) Banking
3 20 (9.57%) Retail
4 15 (7.18%) Investment Banking
5 13 (6.22%) Financial Institution
6 10 (4.78%) Legal
6 10 (4.78%) Advertising
6 10 (4.78%) Marketing
7 7 (3.35%) Front Office
8 3 (1.44%) Law
9 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.48%) Games
9 1 (0.48%) Billing
9 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 177 (84.69%) Developer
2 97 (46.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 37 (17.70%) SQL Developer
4 19 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 18 (8.61%) Java Developer
6 16 (7.66%) Business Developer
6 16 (7.66%) Microsoft Developer
7 15 (7.18%) Oracle Developer
7 15 (7.18%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 11 (5.26%) TM1 Developer
9 10 (4.78%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 10 (4.78%) Analyst
10 8 (3.83%) Architect
10 8 (3.83%) Consultant
10 8 (3.83%) SQL Server Developer
11 5 (2.39%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 5 (2.39%) Business Analyst
12 4 (1.91%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 4 (1.91%) Business Objects Developer
12 4 (1.91%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (31.58%) MDX
2 37 (17.70%) .NET
3 12 (5.74%) Spring
3 12 (5.74%) XML
4 10 (4.78%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (3.35%) HTML
6 5 (2.39%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.39%) XSD
6 5 (2.39%) XSLT
6 5 (2.39%) HTML5
7 3 (1.44%) WPF
8 2 (0.96%) REST
8 2 (0.96%) Java Concurrency
8 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 1 (0.48%) Spring Batch
9 1 (0.48%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.48%) Akka
9 1 (0.48%) Play Framework
9 1 (0.48%) Spring XD
9 1 (0.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.61%) Market Risk
2 18 (8.61%) NHS
3 11 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (4.31%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.87%) Credit Risk
5 6 (2.87%) Clustering
6 5 (2.39%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.91%) Contract for Difference
7 4 (1.91%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.44%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.44%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.96%) Replication
9 2 (0.96%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.96%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.96%) Equities
9 2 (0.96%) Derivative
10 1 (0.48%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.48%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.26%) Windows
1 11 (5.26%) Linux
2 3 (1.44%) UNIX
3 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
2 118 (56.46%) ETL
3 59 (28.23%) Data Modelling
4 46 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (16.75%) Kimball Methodology
6 23 (11.00%) Migration
7 22 (10.53%) ETL Development
8 21 (10.05%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (9.09%) TDD
10 17 (8.13%) Scrum
11 16 (7.66%) Dimensional Modelling
11 16 (7.66%) SDLC
12 14 (6.70%) Data Management
13 13 (6.22%) Data Architecture
14 12 (5.74%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (5.26%) Data Migration
15 11 (5.26%) Low Latency
16 10 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (4.31%) Change Management
18 8 (3.83%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 143 (68.42%) SQL
2 80 (38.28%) T-SQL
3 41 (19.62%) C#
4 32 (15.31%) Java
5 18 (8.61%) PL/SQL
6 11 (5.26%) C
7 10 (4.78%) VB.NET
8 9 (4.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 8 (3.83%) VBA
9 8 (3.83%) VB
10 6 (2.87%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.39%) C++
12 4 (1.91%) JavaScript
12 4 (1.91%) Perl
12 4 (1.91%) Python
13 2 (0.96%) Scala
13 2 (0.96%) R
14 1 (0.48%) ABAP
14 1 (0.48%) XQuery
14 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.91%) OCP
2 4 (1.91%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.44%) Degree
4 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.18%) Solvency II
2 6 (2.87%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.44%) QA
4 2 (0.96%) Basel III
5 1 (0.48%) SLA
5 1 (0.48%) Basel II
5 1 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.48%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.48%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.48%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Oozie
Vendors
1 73 (34.93%) Microsoft
2 40 (19.14%) Oracle
3 22 (10.53%) Tableau
4 11 (5.26%) SAP
5 8 (3.83%) Cognos
5 8 (3.83%) Informatica
6 5 (2.39%) Teradata
7 4 (1.91%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (1.44%) IBM
8 3 (1.44%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.44%) Actian
9 2 (0.96%) Sybase
9 2 (0.96%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.96%) Cadence
10 1 (0.48%) FactSet
10 1 (0.48%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.48%) Google
10 1 (0.48%) Netezza
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