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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 284 241 232
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -9
Contract jobs citing OLAP 108 157 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.72% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.26% 3.14% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 100 115
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£425 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £43.88 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
- -13.72%
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
4787 5006 4526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.79% 22.86% 23.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3399 3478 3146
Average daily rate £445 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.48% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 33 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £33.35 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.02% +21.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £18.00 £18.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £57.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +2 33 £413 -3.84% 14
Docklands, London - - - -
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Chiswick - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 148 (70.48%) Business Intelligence
2 138 (65.71%) SQL
3 121 (57.62%) ETL
4 114 (54.29%) Data Warehouse
5 100 (47.62%) SQL Server
6 92 (43.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 87 (41.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 73 (34.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 73 (34.76%) Microsoft
9 61 (29.05%) Finance
10 53 (25.24%) T-SQL
10 53 (25.24%) OLAP Cube
11 51 (24.29%) Data Modelling
12 46 (21.90%) Oracle
12 46 (21.90%) MDX
13 43 (20.48%) Oracle OLAP
14 42 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 41 (19.52%) Agile Software Development
16 38 (18.10%) Analytics
16 38 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
17 35 (16.67%) C#
18 34 (16.19%) .NET
19 31 (14.76%) Kimball Methodology
20 29 (13.81%) Banking
21 27 (12.86%) Data Mining
22 26 (12.38%) OLTP
22 26 (12.38%) Tableau
23 25 (11.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
24 24 (11.43%) UNIX
25 23 (10.95%) Dimensional Modelling

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 19 (9.05%) SAS
2 17 (8.10%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.48%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.48%) TPMS
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 21 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 19 (9.05%) PowerPivot
3 3 (1.43%) MS Office
4 2 (0.95%) SPSS
5 1 (0.48%) MS Project
5 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.29%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (2.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.95%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.48%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.48%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.48%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.95%) PaaS
2 2 (0.95%) IaaS
3 1 (0.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.38%) SAN
2 1 (0.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.48%) Firewall
2 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (54.29%) Data Warehouse
2 100 (47.62%) SQL Server
3 92 (43.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (41.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 73 (34.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 53 (25.24%) OLAP Cube
7 43 (20.48%) Oracle OLAP
8 42 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (12.86%) Data Mining
10 26 (12.38%) OLTP
11 25 (11.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 18 (8.57%) Relational Database
13 17 (8.10%) Oracle Database
13 17 (8.10%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (7.14%) QlikView
15 14 (6.67%) DB2
16 13 (6.19%) Star Schema
16 13 (6.19%) Hadoop
17 12 (5.71%) ProClarity
18 9 (4.29%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 7 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (1.90%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (1.43%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.95%) ERwin
5 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.95%) Maven
6 1 (0.48%) Subversion
6 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
General
1 61 (29.05%) Finance
2 29 (13.81%) Banking
3 17 (8.10%) Retail
4 7 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.86%) Retail Banking
5 6 (2.86%) Marketing
5 6 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.86%) Games
6 5 (2.38%) Front Office
7 4 (1.90%) Legal
7 4 (1.90%) Advertising
8 2 (0.95%) Publishing
8 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.95%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.48%) Back Office
9 1 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 136 (64.76%) Developer
2 64 (30.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 32 (15.24%) SQL Developer
4 24 (11.43%) Analyst
5 21 (10.00%) Business Developer
6 18 (8.57%) Architect
7 17 (8.10%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 15 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.71%) Microsoft Developer
10 11 (5.24%) Consultant
11 9 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 8 (3.81%) SQL Server Developer
13 7 (3.33%) Technical Leader
13 7 (3.33%) Java Developer
13 7 (3.33%) C# Developer
13 7 (3.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
14 6 (2.86%) Senior SQL Developer
14 6 (2.86%) Oracle Developer
14 6 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
14 6 (2.86%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (21.90%) MDX
2 34 (16.19%) .NET
3 21 (10.00%) XML
4 16 (7.62%) HTML
5 15 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 13 (6.19%) HTML5
7 7 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (2.38%) Web Services
8 5 (2.38%) Spring
9 4 (1.90%) CSS
10 3 (1.43%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.43%) J2EE
10 3 (1.43%) XSD
10 3 (1.43%) XSLT
10 3 (1.43%) WCF
11 2 (0.95%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (0.95%) NHibernate
11 2 (0.95%) JMS
11 2 (0.95%) Spring Integration
11 2 (0.95%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.48%) Visualisation
3 14 (6.67%) NHS
4 13 (6.19%) Data Structures
5 9 (4.29%) Social Network
6 7 (3.33%) Data Integration
7 6 (2.86%) Market Risk
7 6 (2.86%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.38%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.38%) Replication
8 5 (2.38%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.90%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.90%) Clustering
10 3 (1.43%) Equities
10 3 (1.43%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.43%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.43%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.43%) UNIX
2 11 (5.24%) Linux
3 5 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (70.48%) Business Intelligence
2 121 (57.62%) ETL
3 51 (24.29%) Data Modelling
4 41 (19.52%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (18.10%) Analytics
6 31 (14.76%) Kimball Methodology
7 23 (10.95%) Dimensional Modelling
8 20 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (7.62%) Scrum
10 14 (6.67%) Workflow
11 13 (6.19%) Data Management
12 11 (5.24%) Migration
13 10 (4.76%) PDM
13 10 (4.76%) Data Analysis
14 9 (4.29%) Asset Management
14 9 (4.29%) Visual Analytics
14 9 (4.29%) Change Control
14 9 (4.29%) Predictive Modelling
15 8 (3.81%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (3.81%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 138 (65.71%) SQL
2 53 (25.24%) T-SQL
3 35 (16.67%) C#
4 16 (7.62%) Java
4 16 (7.62%) VBA
5 15 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 13 (6.19%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.33%) Python
8 5 (2.38%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.90%) ABAP
10 3 (1.43%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
11 2 (0.95%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.95%) C
11 2 (0.95%) C++
12 1 (0.48%) VB
12 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.48%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.48%) Scala
12 1 (0.48%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (6.19%) Degree
2 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.48%) MCTS
3 1 (0.48%) MCITP
3 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.90%) GAAP
1 4 (1.90%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.43%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) Basel III
3 1 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.48%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 73 (34.76%) Microsoft
2 46 (21.90%) Oracle
3 26 (12.38%) Tableau
4 21 (10.00%) Cognos
5 16 (7.62%) Business Objects
6 15 (7.14%) IBM
7 11 (5.24%) SAP
7 11 (5.24%) Teradata
8 6 (2.86%) Informatica
9 5 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (2.38%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 5 (2.38%) Applix
10 4 (1.90%) Talend
10 4 (1.90%) ION Trading
11 3 (1.43%) Sybase
11 3 (1.43%) Alteryx
11 3 (1.43%) Ab Initio
12 2 (0.95%) Netezza
12 2 (0.95%) Cloudera
12 2 (0.95%) Primavera
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