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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 222 258 246
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -12
Contract jobs citing OLAP 17 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.17% 0.78% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 13
Median daily rate £479 £338 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.92% -11.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £162 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £470 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1458 2053 1771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.82% 21.64% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 835 1217 1053
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 £300 £285 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 61 32
Median hourly rate £20.46 £25.44 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.58% -32.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £45.00 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 8 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 6 £510 +70.00% 1
Berkshire +9 4 £379 +134.72% 2
Hampshire +26 2 £323 -
Buckinghamshire +17 2 £500 +42.85%
Surrey - 2 £500 -
West Sussex - 1 £450 - 2
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 24 (75.00%) ETL
2 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 21 (65.63%) SQL Server
3 20 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (56.25%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (43.75%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (40.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 11 (34.38%) Data Modelling
8 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (31.25%) Cognos
9 10 (31.25%) OLTP
10 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
12 7 (21.88%) Finance
13 6 (18.75%) Informatica
13 6 (18.75%) Snowflake Schema
13 6 (18.75%) MySQL
13 6 (18.75%) Talend Open Studio
13 6 (18.75%) Database Tuning
13 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (18.75%) JIRA
13 6 (18.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 6 (18.75%) MariaDB
13 6 (18.75%) Talend
14 5 (15.63%) Kimball Methodology
14 5 (15.63%) Customer Insight

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 (3.13%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.13%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (3.13%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (65.63%) SQL Server
2 18 (56.25%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (43.75%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (40.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (31.25%) OLTP
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (18.75%) MariaDB
8 6 (18.75%) MySQL
8 6 (18.75%) Snowflake Schema
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (15.63%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (15.63%) Data Mart
9 5 (15.63%) DataStage
10 4 (12.50%) Power BI
10 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (9.38%) Big Data
11 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.75%) JIRA
2 6 (18.75%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (12.50%) Toad
4 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Publishing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Data Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) ETL Developer
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
5 4 (12.50%) OLAP Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Business Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 2 (6.25%) SAP BW Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) SSAS Developer
7 2 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) MDX
2 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Informatics
3 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.25%) Data Extraction
4 2 (6.25%) Statistics
5 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.13%) NHS
5 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) ETL
2 20 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (34.38%) Data Modelling
4 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (18.75%) Database Tuning
6 5 (15.63%) Customer Insight
6 5 (15.63%) Data Governance
6 5 (15.63%) ITIL
6 5 (15.63%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (12.50%) Analytics
7 4 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
7 4 (12.50%) DSDM
7 4 (12.50%) Inmon Methodology
7 4 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (12.50%) Migration
7 4 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Six Sigma
7 4 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.25%) ABAP
3 2 (6.25%) C
3 2 (6.25%) Perl
3 2 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) Cognos
3 6 (18.75%) Informatica
3 6 (18.75%) Talend
4 3 (9.38%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) Ab Initio
6 1 (3.13%) Actian
6 1 (3.13%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (3.13%) ParAccel
6 1 (3.13%) Sybase
6 1 (3.13%) Teradata
6 1 (3.13%) VMware