The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 238 235 216
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Contract jobs citing OLAP 37 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.22% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.72% 1.13% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 13
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £434 £657
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £364
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £140.00
OLAP
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2151 1763 1792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.45% 18.96% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1299 1019 961
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 34 48
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +6.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.21 £13.22 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +2.56%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OLAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLAP across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire +10 20 £333 -22.67% 3
Buckinghamshire -8 5 £400 - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £398 - 1
Hampshire +4 4 £400 +68.42% 2
Surrey -8 1 £210 -30.00% 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £380 - 1
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 49 (79.03%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (66.13%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (58.06%) SQL
4 26 (41.94%) SQL Server
4 26 (41.94%) Microsoft
5 25 (40.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (40.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (38.71%) ETL
7 21 (33.87%) OLAP Cube
8 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (24.19%) MDX
10 14 (22.58%) Finance
10 14 (22.58%) .NET
10 14 (22.58%) Kimball Methodology
11 13 (20.97%) Inmon Methodology
11 13 (20.97%) Data Modelling
12 12 (19.35%) T-SQL
12 12 (19.35%) Analytics
13 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (17.74%) Oracle OLAP
13 11 (17.74%) Degree
13 11 (17.74%) Oracle
13 11 (17.74%) ITIL
14 10 (16.13%) Cognos
15 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
15 9 (14.52%) Project Management
15 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
15 9 (14.52%) SDLC
16 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
1 8 (12.90%) SAS
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (9.68%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.23%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.23%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Office
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.61%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (66.13%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (41.94%) SQL Server
3 25 (40.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (40.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (33.87%) OLAP Cube
5 18 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (17.74%) Oracle OLAP
6 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
8 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database
9 7 (11.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 7 (11.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 7 (11.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (9.68%) Base SAS
11 5 (8.06%) DataStage
12 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
1 7 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.06%) Toad
3 2 (3.23%) ERwin
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Retail
3 3 (4.84%) Advertising
4 2 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Developer
2 19 (30.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Business Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) SQL Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) SAS Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Problem Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Technical Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Report Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Junior
9 3 (4.84%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Junior Consultant
10 2 (3.23%) SAP BW Consultant
10 2 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
10 2 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Business Objects Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) MDX
2 14 (22.58%) .NET
3 6 (9.68%) Web Services
3 6 (9.68%) Middleware
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.84%) jQuery
6 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.68%) Replication
3 6 (9.68%) Data Structures
4 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.84%) PMI
5 3 (4.84%) Statistics
5 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.84%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) UNIX
2 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (79.03%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (38.71%) ETL
3 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (22.58%) Kimball Methodology
5 13 (20.97%) Inmon Methodology
5 13 (20.97%) Data Modelling
6 12 (19.35%) Analytics
7 11 (17.74%) ITIL
8 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
8 9 (14.52%) Project Management
8 9 (14.52%) SDLC
9 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
9 7 (11.29%) Scrum
10 6 (9.68%) Problem Management
10 6 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (8.06%) Capacity Management
11 5 (8.06%) Use Case
11 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
11 5 (8.06%) Lean Six Sigma
11 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (58.06%) SQL
2 12 (19.35%) T-SQL
3 6 (9.68%) Perl
3 6 (9.68%) PL/SQL
3 6 (9.68%) C-shell
4 3 (4.84%) C#
4 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.23%) ABAP
5 2 (3.23%) R
5 2 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (1.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) SAS Certification
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.45%) MCSA
4 4 (6.45%) MCTS
5 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 26 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle
3 10 (16.13%) Cognos
4 7 (11.29%) Informatica
5 4 (6.45%) SAP
6 2 (3.23%) Tableau
7 1 (1.61%) Hyperion
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