The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 16 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 North East 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 58 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLAP 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.76% - 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.65% - 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £300 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
189 75 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 28.90% 24.19% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 45 53
Average daily rate £275 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £229 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £550 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £92.25 £15.90 £13.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+480.18% +14.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.80 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £31.95 £16.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the North East region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 4 £288 -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Balanced Scorecard
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) OBIEE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Balanced Scorecard
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) RDF
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica