The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 146 122 126
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Contract jobs citing OLAP 3 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.33% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.51% 1.57% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Average daily rate £375 £256 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -14.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OLAP
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
587 637 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.63% 21.30% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 351 312
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +80.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £32.50 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -15 2 £375 +76.47% 1
Glasgow 0 1 £375 +42.85% 6
OLAP
UK

OLAP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Solvency II
2 1 (33.33%) PowerPivot
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
2 1 (33.33%) PowerPivot
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Development DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server BI Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Development DBA
1 1 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
1 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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