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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 313 252 241
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -11
Contract jobs citing OLAP 98 174 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.72% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.82% 3.18% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 117 137
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £333 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £140.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +300.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5376 5466 5331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.77% 22.55% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3664 3720 3563
Average daily rate £442 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.79% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 61 54
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.97 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% +5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.79 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -34 16 £450 +5.88% 18
Wimbledon - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 152 (71.70%) Business Intelligence
2 117 (55.19%) SQL
3 104 (49.06%) Data Warehouse
4 97 (45.75%) SQL Server
5 80 (37.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 78 (36.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 66 (31.13%) Finance
8 63 (29.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 62 (29.25%) ETL
10 54 (25.47%) Oracle
10 54 (25.47%) Microsoft
11 52 (24.53%) T-SQL
12 50 (23.58%) MDX
13 48 (22.64%) Oracle OLAP
14 41 (19.34%) SQL Server 2008
15 38 (17.92%) Analytics
16 34 (16.04%) .NET
17 32 (15.09%) PL/SQL
17 32 (15.09%) Oracle Database
18 30 (14.15%) SAS
19 29 (13.68%) Data Modelling
20 28 (13.21%) Banking
21 26 (12.26%) MS Excel
21 26 (12.26%) Performance Tuning
22 25 (11.79%) Relational Database
23 24 (11.32%) Data Mining
23 24 (11.32%) C#
24 23 (10.85%) OLTP
25 22 (10.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
26 21 (9.91%) SQL Server 2012

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 30 (14.15%) SAS
2 11 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 26 (12.26%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.66%) PowerPivot
3 3 (1.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.30%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.47%) Magento
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.30%) SAN
2 4 (1.89%) FTP
3 2 (0.94%) NAS
4 1 (0.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (49.06%) Data Warehouse
2 97 (45.75%) SQL Server
3 80 (37.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 78 (36.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 63 (29.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 48 (22.64%) Oracle OLAP
7 41 (19.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 32 (15.09%) Oracle Database
9 25 (11.79%) Relational Database
10 24 (11.32%) Data Mining
11 23 (10.85%) OLTP
12 22 (10.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 21 (9.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (8.96%) SQL Server 2005
15 17 (8.02%) Oracle Database 11g
16 16 (7.55%) Essbase
16 16 (7.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 15 (7.08%) Base SAS
18 12 (5.66%) RDBMS
18 12 (5.66%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (2.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (1.89%) Subversion
2 4 (1.89%) Toad
3 3 (1.42%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (0.94%) NMock
4 2 (0.94%) Moq
4 2 (0.94%) xUnit.net
4 2 (0.94%) NUnit
4 2 (0.94%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.94%) Maven
4 2 (0.94%) JIRA
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.47%) JUnit
5 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.47%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.47%) ERwin
General
1 66 (31.13%) Finance
2 28 (13.21%) Banking
3 18 (8.49%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.72%) Front Office
5 9 (4.25%) Games
6 6 (2.83%) Billing
6 6 (2.83%) Marketing
6 6 (2.83%) Publishing
7 5 (2.36%) Retail
7 5 (2.36%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.42%) Advertising
8 3 (1.42%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.94%) French Language
10 1 (0.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 154 (72.64%) Developer
2 60 (28.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 24 (11.32%) SAS Developer
4 20 (9.43%) Analyst
5 18 (8.49%) SQL Developer
5 18 (8.49%) Hyperion Developer
6 14 (6.60%) SAS BI Developer
7 12 (5.66%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 12 (5.66%) Report Developer
8 11 (5.19%) Business Developer
8 11 (5.19%) Consultant
8 11 (5.19%) Senior Developer
9 9 (4.25%) Architect
9 9 (4.25%) C# Developer
10 8 (3.77%) DBA
11 7 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 7 (3.30%) Java Developer
11 7 (3.30%) SQL Server Developer
11 7 (3.30%) ETL Developer
12 6 (2.83%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (23.58%) MDX
2 34 (16.04%) .NET
3 14 (6.60%) Web Services
4 9 (4.25%) Spring
5 7 (3.30%) JMS
5 7 (3.30%) WPF
6 6 (2.83%) JPA
6 6 (2.83%) Spring Integration
6 6 (2.83%) Hibernate
7 4 (1.89%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.94%) HTML5
8 2 (0.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (0.94%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (0.94%) CSS3
8 2 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (0.94%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (0.94%) RESTful
8 2 (0.94%) jQuery
8 2 (0.94%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.13%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.25%) NHS
3 7 (3.30%) Visualisation
4 6 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.83%) Fixed Income
4 6 (2.83%) Market Risk
5 5 (2.36%) Online Games
5 5 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.89%) Derivative
6 4 (1.89%) Statistics
6 4 (1.89%) Informatics
6 4 (1.89%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.89%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.42%) Credit Derivative
7 3 (1.42%) GIS
8 2 (0.94%) Replication
8 2 (0.94%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.94%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.47%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.43%) UNIX
2 7 (3.30%) Windows
3 6 (2.83%) Linux
4 5 (2.36%) AIX
5 1 (0.47%) HPUX
5 1 (0.47%) Solaris
5 1 (0.47%) Tru64
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (71.70%) Business Intelligence
2 62 (29.25%) ETL
3 38 (17.92%) Analytics
4 29 (13.68%) Data Modelling
5 26 (12.26%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (8.96%) Dimensional Modelling
7 17 (8.02%) OO
8 16 (7.55%) Multidimensional Analysis
8 16 (7.55%) Data Management
9 15 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (6.60%) Change Management
11 13 (6.13%) Use Case
11 13 (6.13%) Kimball Methodology
12 11 (5.19%) Predictive Modelling
12 11 (5.19%) Service Management
13 9 (4.25%) Risk Management
13 9 (4.25%) TDD
13 9 (4.25%) ITIL
14 8 (3.77%) System Testing
14 8 (3.77%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (55.19%) SQL
2 52 (24.53%) T-SQL
3 32 (15.09%) PL/SQL
4 24 (11.32%) C#
5 20 (9.43%) JavaScript
6 15 (7.08%) Java
7 5 (2.36%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.42%) ABAP
8 3 (1.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (0.94%) Python
9 2 (0.94%) XAML
9 2 (0.94%) PHP
10 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.47%) Perl
10 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (4.72%) Degree
2 4 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.55%) QA
2 7 (3.30%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) GAAP
3 1 (0.47%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.36%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.36%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.42%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 54 (25.47%) Oracle
1 54 (25.47%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.43%) Hyperion
3 17 (8.02%) Tableau
4 12 (5.66%) Cognos
5 7 (3.30%) Business Objects
6 6 (2.83%) SAP
6 6 (2.83%) Lattice Semiconductor
7 5 (2.36%) Remedy
7 5 (2.36%) JBoss
8 4 (1.89%) HP
8 4 (1.89%) Teradata
9 3 (1.42%) EMC
9 3 (1.42%) Informatica
9 3 (1.42%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.94%) CA
10 2 (0.94%) IBM
10 2 (0.94%) Google
10 2 (0.94%) Vertica
11 1 (0.47%) Talend
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + all inclusive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago