The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Middlesex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 27 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLAP 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.79% - 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.00% - 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £319 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
25 27 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.92% 13.57% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 17
Average daily rate £350 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
OLAP
South East

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OLAP across the Middlesex region.

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the Middlesex region.

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

OLAP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) ERwin
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) MDX
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Toad

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ERwin
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos