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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 243 208 189
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -19
Contract jobs citing OLAP 21 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.36% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.36% 1.90% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 11
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£400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £317 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £516 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
- -13.72%
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
1541 1688 1464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.71% 18.92% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 902 902 745
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 44 53
Average hourly rate £39.50 £23.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.73% -9.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
East Sussex 0 4 £410 -
Berkshire -7 4 £369 -26.25% 3
Buckinghamshire -15 3 £450 +16.12% 4
West Sussex -14 2 £400 -15.78% 4
Hampshire -18 2 £200 -44.97% 4
Middlesex +4 1 £450 +28.57%
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 32 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
3 20 (50.00%) SQL
3 20 (50.00%) ETL
4 19 (47.50%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (42.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (37.50%) OLAP Cube
7 12 (30.00%) Data Modelling
8 11 (27.50%) Cognos
9 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (22.50%) SAS
11 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
12 7 (17.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
12 7 (17.50%) SAP
12 7 (17.50%) SAP BW
12 7 (17.50%) Finance
13 6 (15.00%) SAP BI
13 6 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (15.00%) Business Objects
13 6 (15.00%) OLTP
13 6 (15.00%) Analytics
13 6 (15.00%) Cognos Query Studio
13 6 (15.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 6 (15.00%) Cognos Report Studio
13 6 (15.00%) Cognos Framework Manager

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 9 (22.50%) SAS
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (5.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (47.50%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (42.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (37.50%) OLAP Cube
5 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (17.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
7 7 (17.50%) SAP BW
8 6 (15.00%) SAP BI
8 6 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (15.00%) OLTP
8 6 (15.00%) Cognos Query Studio
8 6 (15.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 6 (15.00%) Cognos Report Studio
8 6 (15.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 6 (15.00%) Cognos Transformer
8 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Back Office
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Business Developer
5 5 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 5 (12.50%) DBA
6 4 (10.00%) Business Objects Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Data Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Cognos Developer
7 3 (7.50%) MI Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Senior SQL DBA
7 3 (7.50%) SAS Programmer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior DBA
7 3 (7.50%) SAP Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) XML
1 4 (10.00%) MDX
2 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (10.00%) Statistics
1 4 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (7.50%) Replication
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) NHS
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) UNIX
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (50.00%) ETL
3 12 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (15.00%) Analytics
5 5 (12.50%) Release Management
6 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (10.00%) Data Mapping
6 4 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (7.50%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.00%) Project Management
8 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.50%) System Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Business Transformation
9 1 (2.50%) Document Management
9 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) Web Development
9 1 (2.50%) Scrum
9 1 (2.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) MCITP
5 1 (2.50%) VCP4
5 1 (2.50%) MCTS
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Cognos
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.50%) SAP
4 6 (15.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.50%) Meridio
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
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