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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 323 235 267
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +32
Contract jobs citing OLAP 92 207 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.82% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.68% 3.59% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 142 122
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£425 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
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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
5468 5759 5528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.37% 22.95% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3760 3973 3653
Average daily rate £445 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £574 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 37 65
Average hourly rate £29.24 £27.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.32% +3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £19.00 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £59.87 £43.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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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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 -33 26 £419 -6.94% 17
Docklands, London - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 141 (70.85%) Business Intelligence
2 125 (62.81%) SQL
3 107 (53.77%) Data Warehouse
4 93 (46.73%) SQL Server
5 73 (36.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 71 (35.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 64 (32.16%) Oracle
8 63 (31.66%) Oracle OLAP
9 62 (31.16%) ETL
10 59 (29.65%) Microsoft
10 59 (29.65%) Finance
11 57 (28.64%) T-SQL
12 55 (27.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 43 (21.61%) MDX
14 40 (20.10%) Oracle Database
15 36 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
16 34 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
17 32 (16.08%) .NET
18 31 (15.58%) C#
18 31 (15.58%) SQL Server 2008
19 29 (14.57%) Analytics
19 29 (14.57%) Relational Database
19 29 (14.57%) UNIX
20 28 (14.07%) PL/SQL
21 26 (13.07%) Data Modelling
21 26 (13.07%) MS Excel
22 25 (12.56%) OLTP
23 24 (12.06%) Performance Tuning
24 22 (11.06%) Data Management
25 21 (10.55%) JavaScript

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 9 (4.52%) SAS
2 8 (4.02%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 26 (13.07%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.53%) PowerPivot
3 3 (1.51%) MS Office
4 1 (0.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.02%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (2.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.01%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.51%) SAN
2 4 (2.01%) FTP
3 1 (0.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (53.77%) Data Warehouse
2 93 (46.73%) SQL Server
3 73 (36.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 71 (35.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 63 (31.66%) Oracle OLAP
6 55 (27.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 40 (20.10%) Oracle Database
8 31 (15.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 29 (14.57%) Relational Database
10 25 (12.56%) OLTP
11 20 (10.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 17 (8.54%) Data Mining
12 17 (8.54%) Oracle Database 11g
13 16 (8.04%) Essbase
14 15 (7.54%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (6.53%) Hadoop
16 12 (6.03%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (6.03%) DB2
17 11 (5.53%) RDBMS
18 9 (4.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (3.02%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (2.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.51%) Toad
3 3 (1.51%) Subversion
3 3 (1.51%) Maven
4 2 (1.01%) JIRA
4 2 (1.01%) ERwin
4 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.50%) NMock
5 1 (0.50%) Moq
5 1 (0.50%) xUnit.net
5 1 (0.50%) JUnit
5 1 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.50%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.50%) NUnit
General
1 59 (29.65%) Finance
2 19 (9.55%) Banking
3 12 (6.03%) Games
4 11 (5.53%) Investment Banking
5 10 (5.03%) Front Office
6 8 (4.02%) Marketing
7 6 (3.02%) Financial Institution
7 6 (3.02%) Publishing
8 4 (2.01%) Retail
8 4 (2.01%) Billing
9 2 (1.01%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.01%) French Language
9 2 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.50%) Law
10 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 130 (65.33%) Developer
2 44 (22.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 26 (13.07%) Analyst
4 19 (9.55%) SQL Developer
5 18 (9.05%) Hyperion Developer
6 12 (6.03%) Report Developer
7 11 (5.53%) Architect
7 11 (5.53%) Senior Developer
7 11 (5.53%) C# Developer
8 10 (5.03%) Business Developer
8 10 (5.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 9 (4.52%) Consultant
9 9 (4.52%) Oracle Developer
9 9 (4.52%) DBA
10 8 (4.02%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.02%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (3.52%) Data Analyst
11 7 (3.52%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 6 (3.02%) SQL Server Developer
12 6 (3.02%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.61%) MDX
2 32 (16.08%) .NET
3 9 (4.52%) Web Services
4 8 (4.02%) XML
5 7 (3.52%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.02%) HTML
6 6 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (2.51%) HTML5
7 5 (2.51%) WPF
7 5 (2.51%) Spring
8 4 (2.01%) CSS
9 3 (1.51%) CSS3
9 3 (1.51%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (1.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (1.01%) DHTML
10 2 (1.01%) Ajax
10 2 (1.01%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.01%) JSON
10 2 (1.01%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.54%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.53%) Visualisation
4 7 (3.52%) Market Risk
4 7 (3.52%) NHS
5 6 (3.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.02%) Fixed Income
5 6 (3.02%) Online Games
6 5 (2.51%) Replication
7 4 (2.01%) Derivative
8 3 (1.51%) Informatics
8 3 (1.51%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.51%) GIS
8 3 (1.51%) User Experience
9 2 (1.01%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (1.01%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.01%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.01%) Clustering
9 2 (1.01%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.57%) UNIX
2 8 (4.02%) Windows
3 6 (3.02%) Linux
4 2 (1.01%) AIX
5 1 (0.50%) HPUX
5 1 (0.50%) Solaris
5 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.50%) Tru64
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (70.85%) Business Intelligence
2 62 (31.16%) ETL
3 36 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (14.57%) Analytics
5 26 (13.07%) Data Modelling
6 24 (12.06%) Performance Tuning
7 22 (11.06%) Data Management
8 19 (9.55%) Dimensional Modelling
9 17 (8.54%) Kimball Methodology
10 16 (8.04%) Multidimensional Analysis
11 14 (7.04%) OO
12 13 (6.53%) Use Case
13 11 (5.53%) Service Management
13 11 (5.53%) TDD
14 10 (5.03%) Change Management
14 10 (5.03%) MVC
15 9 (4.52%) Risk Management
15 9 (4.52%) Asset Management
15 9 (4.52%) ITIL
15 9 (4.52%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 125 (62.81%) SQL
2 57 (28.64%) T-SQL
3 31 (15.58%) C#
4 28 (14.07%) PL/SQL
5 21 (10.55%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.53%) Java
7 11 (5.53%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.51%) ABAP
9 3 (1.51%) VBA
9 3 (1.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (1.01%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
10 2 (1.01%) XAML
10 2 (1.01%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.01%) PHP
11 1 (0.50%) C
11 1 (0.50%) Perl
11 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (3.52%) Degree
2 4 (2.01%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.04%) QA
2 8 (4.02%) SLA
3 2 (1.01%) GAAP
System Software
1 6 (3.02%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.51%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.51%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.51%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (32.16%) Oracle
2 59 (29.65%) Microsoft
3 20 (10.05%) Hyperion
4 16 (8.04%) Tableau
5 15 (7.54%) Cognos
6 12 (6.03%) Business Objects
7 11 (5.53%) SAP
8 6 (3.02%) Teradata
9 5 (2.51%) Remedy
10 4 (2.01%) Lattice Semiconductor
10 4 (2.01%) HP
10 4 (2.01%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.51%) EMC
11 3 (1.51%) IBM
12 2 (1.01%) Informatica
12 2 (1.01%) Vertica
12 2 (1.01%) Ab Initio
12 2 (1.01%) Applix
12 2 (1.01%) Google
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