The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLAP 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 3.81% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£463 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £140.00
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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 Preston region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
28 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 26.67% 28.13% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 22
Average daily rate £450 £294 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.19% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £207 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £333 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £24.20 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Preston

OLAP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 4 (100.00%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) OLTP
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Business Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared