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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
England / South East
Rank 211 234 237
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +3
Contract jobs citing OLAP 20 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.52% 0.90% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 14
Median daily rate £479 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £162 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £470 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1318 1769 1649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.08% 21.56% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 1124 949
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 66 35
Median hourly rate £17.00 £30.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% -9.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £17.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £60.62 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing OLAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +4 6 £510 +13.33%
Berkshire +17 5 £382 -7.39%
West Sussex - 3 £488 -
Hampshire +9 2 £323 -29.95% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 2 £500 -9.09% 1
Surrey - 2 £500 - 2
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OLAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (72.00%) ETL
3 13 (52.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (44.00%) Data Modelling
6 9 (36.00%) OLTP
6 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (24.00%) Snowflake Schema
8 6 (24.00%) MySQL
8 6 (24.00%) MariaDB
8 6 (24.00%) Talend
8 6 (24.00%) Database Tuning
8 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (24.00%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (24.00%) JIRA
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (20.00%) Data Governance
9 5 (20.00%) Customer Insight
9 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (20.00%) Power BI
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.00%) SAP
10 4 (16.00%) Windows

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (36.00%) OLTP
4 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (24.00%) MariaDB
6 6 (24.00%) MySQL
6 6 (24.00%) Snowflake Schema
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (20.00%) Power BI
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (12.00%) Lumira
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (8.00%) Big Data
9 2 (8.00%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (24.00%) JIRA
1 6 (24.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
1 4 (16.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Architect
3 7 (28.00%) Data Architect
4 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (24.00%) ETL Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) MySQL Developer
5 4 (16.00%) OLAP Developer
6 3 (12.00%) DBA
6 3 (12.00%) SSAS Developer
6 3 (12.00%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Business Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Business Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 2 (8.00%) SAP BW Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) MDX
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) OLE
2 1 (4.00%) OLE DB
2 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Informatics
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) ETL
2 13 (52.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (44.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (24.00%) Database Tuning
4 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (20.00%) Customer Insight
5 5 (20.00%) Data Governance
6 4 (16.00%) Analytics
6 4 (16.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.00%) Business Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) Data Architecture
7 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (12.00%) Database Security
8 2 (8.00%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (8.00%) Data Lineage
8 2 (8.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (8.00%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (8.00%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (8.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) ABAP
3 2 (8.00%) C
3 2 (8.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Talend
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) SAP
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Cognos
4 2 (8.00%) Informatica
4 2 (8.00%) Teradata
5 1 (4.00%) Ab Initio
5 1 (4.00%) Actian
5 1 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (4.00%) Netezza
5 1 (4.00%) ParAccel
5 1 (4.00%) Sybase
5 1 (4.00%) Tableau