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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 238 241 212
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -29
Contract jobs citing OLAP 15 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.15% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.85% 0.85% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 12
Average daily rate £450 £400 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £350 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £450 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00
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
1763 1648 1767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.61% 17.73% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 946 897
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 32 62
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +41.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £55.65 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
Berkshire +7 8 £400 +8.47% 1
Hampshire - 3 £460 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £450 - 5
Buckinghamshire +13 1 £550 +22.22%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (60.00%) SQL
3 21 (52.50%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
4 19 (47.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (37.50%) T-SQL
6 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (32.50%) Analytics
8 12 (30.00%) OLAP Cube
8 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 10 (25.00%) .NET
10 9 (22.50%) ETL
10 9 (22.50%) Data Modelling
10 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (20.00%) MDX
11 8 (20.00%) Tableau
11 8 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
12 7 (17.50%) Visualisation
12 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
12 7 (17.50%) MS Office
13 6 (15.00%) C#
13 6 (15.00%) XML
13 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
13 6 (15.00%) Cognos
13 6 (15.00%) SAS
13 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (15.00%) IBM

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.00%) SAS
3 5 (12.50%) Apache
3 5 (12.50%) IIS
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Office
2 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 19 (47.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (30.00%) OLAP Cube
4 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 6 (15.00%) Power BI
7 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (12.50%) PerformancePoint
7 5 (12.50%) QlikView
8 4 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (10.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (7.50%) Base SAS
9 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
9 3 (7.50%) SAS EBI
9 3 (7.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Toad
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Developer
4 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (12.50%) SAS Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Systems Developer
6 3 (7.50%) SQL BI Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Business Objects Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) OLAP Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Visual Analytics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) MDX
3 6 (15.00%) XML
4 5 (12.50%) Ajax
4 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (12.50%) CSS
4 5 (12.50%) HTML
4 5 (12.50%) XSL
5 3 (7.50%) Web Services
6 2 (5.00%) WPF
7 1 (2.50%) Middleware
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (17.50%) Visualisation
2 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.50%) Replication
4 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.00%) Social Media
4 2 (5.00%) Statistics
5 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.50%) NHS
5 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (32.50%) Analytics
3 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (22.50%) Data Modelling
3 9 (22.50%) ETL
4 8 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 6 (15.00%) Inmon Methodology
6 5 (12.50%) BDD
6 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (12.50%) DevOps
6 5 (12.50%) ITIL
6 5 (12.50%) MVC
6 5 (12.50%) OO
6 5 (12.50%) SDLC
6 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Six Sigma
7 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) SQL
2 15 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 6 (15.00%) C#
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) VBA
6 2 (5.00%) ABAP
7 1 (2.50%) C-shell
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
7 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) SAS Certification
4 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Tableau
3 6 (15.00%) Cognos
3 6 (15.00%) IBM
4 5 (12.50%) VMware
5 4 (10.00%) Informatica
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (5.00%) SAP
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