The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 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 South East 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 211 202 229
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +27
Contract jobs citing OLAP 41 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.39% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.30% 2.04% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 6
Average daily rate £364 £390 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £335 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1784 1621 1982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.52% 19.02% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1017 855 960
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 64 45
Average hourly rate £52.50 £29.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.03% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.97%
OLAP
England

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +15 21 £450 +21.62% 1
Hampshire -6 10 £364 -13.45% 1
Oxfordshire -3 4 £318 -20.62%
Buckinghamshire -15 3 £381 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Kent - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 39 (60.94%) SQL Server
2 38 (59.38%) SQL
3 34 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (40.63%) SharePoint
4 26 (40.63%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (37.50%) T-SQL
6 23 (35.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
8 21 (32.81%) SharePoint Server
9 20 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (31.25%) ETL
9 20 (31.25%) Security Cleared
10 18 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (28.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (26.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (25.00%) MDX
12 16 (25.00%) C#
12 16 (25.00%) .NET
13 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
14 14 (21.88%) Windows
14 14 (21.88%) SC Cleared
15 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
15 13 (20.31%) DTS
15 13 (20.31%) Project Management
15 13 (20.31%) Windows SharePoint Services
16 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (18.75%) MS Office
16 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
17 11 (17.19%) Business Objects
17 11 (17.19%) LDAP

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 26 (40.63%) SharePoint
2 21 (32.81%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (12.50%) MS Project Server
4 2 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
2 12 (18.75%) MS Office
3 8 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) LDAP
2 1 (1.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (60.94%) SQL Server
2 26 (40.63%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (35.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (28.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (26.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (20.31%) DTS
8 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
9 8 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
10 6 (9.38%) IDOL
10 6 (9.38%) OLTP
11 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (6.25%) Star Schema
12 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
12 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (4.69%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.25%) ERwin
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.56%) Toad
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.56%) German Language
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Electronics
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (57.81%) Developer
2 13 (20.31%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (15.63%) SQL Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Administrator
6 6 (9.38%) Architect
7 5 (7.81%) Data Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Project Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Report Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (3.13%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 2 (3.13%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Graduate
10 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.00%) MDX
1 16 (25.00%) .NET
2 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
3 13 (20.31%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 6 (9.38%) Web Services
4 6 (9.38%) XML
5 5 (7.81%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.13%) HTML
7 1 (1.56%) Middleware
7 1 (1.56%) WCF
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) NHS
2 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.13%) PMI
3 1 (1.56%) DTV
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) Replication
3 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Windows
2 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (31.25%) ETL
3 13 (20.31%) Project Management
4 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
5 9 (14.06%) Web Development
6 8 (12.50%) Document Management
6 8 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.94%) Migration
8 6 (9.38%) Workflow
9 5 (7.81%) Data Management
9 5 (7.81%) Master Data Management
9 5 (7.81%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (6.25%) Data Analysis
11 3 (4.69%) Analytics
11 3 (4.69%) Dimensional Modelling
12 2 (3.13%) Data Migration
12 2 (3.13%) Data Governance
12 2 (3.13%) Portfolio Management
12 2 (3.13%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 38 (59.38%) SQL
2 24 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 16 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (3.13%) VB6
4 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.13%) VB
4 2 (3.13%) VBA
5 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 14 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 11 (17.19%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.19%) Business Objects
3 8 (12.50%) Cognos
3 8 (12.50%) Oracle
4 6 (9.38%) Meridio
5 5 (7.81%) SAP
6 4 (6.25%) HP
7 2 (3.13%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.56%) Informatica
8 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.56%) Siebel
8 1 (1.56%) Netezza
8 1 (1.56%) Tableau
8 1 (1.56%) Eloqua
South East
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Up to £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per annum + Negotiable rate
Posted: 11 days ago
Sussex
HFG
Rate: £475 - £510 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Allied Worldwide
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 22 days ago