The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Reading 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 61 59 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs citing OLAP 6 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.67% 1.85% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.44% 9.73% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate
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- £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.06% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £140.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +300.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
135 185 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.17% 19.01% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 75 54
Average daily rate £325 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £281 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £633 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
OLAP
Berkshire

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 20 (86.96%) SQL
1 20 (86.96%) SQL Server
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (69.57%) .NET
3 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
3 16 (69.57%) T-SQL
3 16 (69.57%) C#
4 15 (65.22%) SharePoint
5 14 (60.87%) DTS
5 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 14 (60.87%) Windows
5 14 (60.87%) SharePoint Server
5 14 (60.87%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
6 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
6 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (56.52%) LDAP
6 13 (56.52%) MS Office
6 13 (56.52%) Visual Studio
7 11 (47.83%) Web Development
8 9 (39.13%) Meridio
8 9 (39.13%) IDOL
8 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
8 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (34.78%) Web Services
9 8 (34.78%) XML
9 8 (34.78%) Workflow
9 8 (34.78%) Document Management
9 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 15 (65.22%) SharePoint
2 14 (60.87%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Office
2 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) SQL Server
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (60.87%) DTS
4 9 (39.13%) IDOL
4 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (13.04%) Cognos Query Studio
7 3 (13.04%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 3 (13.04%) Cognos Report Studio
7 3 (13.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 3 (13.04%) Cognos Transformer
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (8.70%) MS Access
8 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (8.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.35%) ERwin
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Report Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) OBIEE Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Modeller
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Modeller
6 1 (4.35%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) .NET
1 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
2 14 (60.87%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
3 8 (34.78%) Web Services
3 8 (34.78%) XML
4 3 (13.04%) MDX
5 2 (8.70%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Web Development
2 8 (34.78%) Document Management
2 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (34.78%) Workflow
3 4 (17.39%) ETL
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) Data Transformation
5 2 (8.70%) Low Latency
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 16 (69.57%) T-SQL
2 16 (69.57%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) VB
3 2 (8.70%) VBA
3 2 (8.70%) VB6
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Meridio
3 3 (13.04%) Cognos
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Business Objects
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.35%) Netezza
5 1 (4.35%) Eloqua
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