The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 132 116 109
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Contract jobs citing OLAP 13 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.30% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.79% 1.27% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 12
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£406 £358 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £308 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £444 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £300 £355
% change year-on-year
+35.83% -15.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
727 551 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.08% 23.33% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 377 432
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 18
Average hourly rate £38.25 £30.90 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.78% -18.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £19.30 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.84 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OLAP across the South West region.

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

OLAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLAP across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the South West region.

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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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
Bristol -8 9 £470 +49.80% 2
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 25 (86.21%) SQL
2 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 23 (79.31%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (72.41%) ETL
4 20 (68.97%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (68.97%) OLAP Cube
5 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (55.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (48.28%) Finance
8 13 (44.83%) T-SQL
8 13 (44.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (37.93%) MySQL
10 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (31.03%) Oracle
11 9 (31.03%) Kimball Methodology
11 9 (31.03%) Oracle OLAP
12 8 (27.59%) Dimensional Modelling
13 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
14 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
15 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
15 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
16 3 (10.34%) Windows
16 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
16 3 (10.34%) OLTP
16 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
16 3 (10.34%) Oracle BI EE
17 2 (6.90%) Analytics
17 2 (6.90%) Jaspersoft

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (6.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 20 (68.97%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (68.97%) OLAP Cube
3 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (55.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (44.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (37.93%) MySQL
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (31.03%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (10.34%) OLTP
10 3 (10.34%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (6.90%) QlikView
11 2 (6.90%) JasperReports
11 2 (6.90%) Essbase
11 2 (6.90%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (3.45%) Star Schema
12 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Business Developer
4 5 (17.24%) DBA
4 5 (17.24%) SQL DBA
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Essbase Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.45%) Business Objects Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) XML
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.90%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (72.41%) ETL
3 9 (31.03%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (27.59%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
7 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Migration
9 1 (3.45%) CRM
9 1 (3.45%) ERP
9 1 (3.45%) Project Management
9 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.90%) VBA
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) MCITP
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.90%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Jaspersoft
3 2 (6.90%) Red Gate
3 2 (6.90%) Hyperion
3 2 (6.90%) Cognos
4 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.45%) Informatica
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