The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes 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 66 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLAP 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.23% - 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.43% - 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £388 - £285
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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
140 83 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.91% 15.75% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 48 103
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £167 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £478 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
OLAP
Buckinghamshire

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) Business Objects
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) OLTP
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) MDX
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Replication
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (16.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) OLTP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) MDX
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Business Objects
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle