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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 232 225 192
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -33
Contract jobs citing OLAP 26 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.22% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.37% 1.20% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 15
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £390
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £140.00
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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
1892 1665 1556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.22% 18.59% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1174 959 831
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 34 56
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.20 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Hampshire +6 5 £375 - 4
Berkshire +5 5 £353 -19.88% 6
Buckinghamshire +3 5 £450 +20.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £400 -
Surrey -4 3 - - 1
West Sussex - 3 £505 - 2
Kent - 1 £375 -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 44 (89.80%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (63.27%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (59.18%) SQL
4 24 (48.98%) OLAP Cube
5 23 (46.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (46.94%) ETL
6 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
6 22 (44.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
8 16 (32.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (24.49%) Data Modelling
9 12 (24.49%) Analytics
10 11 (22.45%) Finance
11 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (20.41%) SAS
12 9 (18.37%) MDX
13 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
13 8 (16.33%) Kimball Methodology
13 8 (16.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 7 (14.29%) Data Structures
14 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 7 (14.29%) Scrum
15 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
15 6 (12.24%) Oracle OLAP
15 6 (12.24%) Release Management
15 6 (12.24%) Cognos
15 6 (12.24%) .NET

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (20.41%) SAS
2 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.04%) CMS
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Office
3 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.04%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (63.27%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (48.98%) OLAP Cube
3 23 (46.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 22 (44.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
5 16 (32.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (16.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 7 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 6 (12.24%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (10.20%) SAP BW
9 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
10 4 (8.16%) SAP BI
10 4 (8.16%) Base SAS
10 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
12 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.08%) Toad
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Advertising
2 2 (4.08%) Games
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) Developer
2 17 (34.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (24.49%) Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Business Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) SAS Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Business Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Data Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Business Objects Developer
8 3 (6.12%) MI Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Report Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Business Manager
9 2 (4.08%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) MDX
2 6 (12.24%) .NET
3 5 (10.20%) Web Services
4 3 (6.12%) XML
4 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.08%) jQuery
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.20%) Replication
3 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.12%) PMI
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) UNIX
2 4 (8.16%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (89.80%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (46.94%) ETL
3 12 (24.49%) Data Modelling
3 12 (24.49%) Analytics
4 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (16.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (14.29%) Scrum
7 6 (12.24%) Release Management
7 6 (12.24%) Inmon Methodology
8 5 (10.20%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (10.20%) SDLC
8 5 (10.20%) ETL Development
8 5 (10.20%) Data Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) Data Mapping
9 4 (8.16%) Project Management
10 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.12%) Data Management
10 3 (6.12%) ITIL
10 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.12%) C#
4 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) VBA
4 2 (4.08%) Python
4 2 (4.08%) R
5 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (2.04%) C-shell
5 1 (2.04%) Perl
5 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.20%) MCSA
2 5 (10.20%) MCTS
3 4 (8.16%) SAS Certification
4 3 (6.12%) PMI Certification
4 3 (6.12%) Degree
5 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) SAP
2 6 (12.24%) Cognos
3 4 (8.16%) Business Objects
3 4 (8.16%) Informatica
4 2 (4.08%) Tableau
5 1 (2.04%) Hyperion
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