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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 135 104 115
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +11
Contract jobs citing OLAP 8 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.31% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.15% 1.40% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 10
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£400 £358 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% +7.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £256 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £444 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £373
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.75
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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
698 499 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.20% 22.32% 22.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 344 384
Average daily rate £375 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 31
Average hourly rate £36.40 £28.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.60% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.84 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%

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
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 21 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -16 3 £369 +17.06% 8
Dorset - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
Wiltshire - - - - 2
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 21 (80.77%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (76.92%) ETL
2 20 (76.92%) SQL
3 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
4 18 (69.23%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (65.38%) Finance
6 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (57.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (57.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (53.85%) OLAP Cube
9 13 (50.00%) T-SQL
10 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 11 (42.31%) Kimball Methodology
11 9 (34.62%) MySQL
11 9 (34.62%) Dimensional Modelling
12 7 (26.92%) Oracle
12 7 (26.92%) Oracle OLAP
13 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
15 4 (15.38%) OLTP
15 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
15 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
15 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
15 4 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
16 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
16 3 (11.54%) .NET
17 2 (7.69%) VBA
17 2 (7.69%) Business Objects
17 2 (7.69%) XML

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (3.85%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (7.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 18 (69.23%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (57.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (57.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (53.85%) OLAP Cube
6 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (34.62%) MySQL
8 7 (26.92%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (15.38%) OLTP
10 2 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (7.69%) Essbase
10 2 (7.69%) JasperReports
10 2 (7.69%) QlikView
10 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
11 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
General
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Business Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) ETL Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Essbase Developer
5 2 (7.69%) QlikView Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (3.85%) OBIEE Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) OC4J
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (76.92%) ETL
3 11 (42.31%) Kimball Methodology
4 9 (34.62%) Dimensional Modelling
5 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Analytics
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) Scrum
8 1 (3.85%) Project Management
8 1 (3.85%) CRM
8 1 (3.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) HNC
1 1 (3.85%) HND
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Hyperion
3 2 (7.69%) Informatica
3 2 (7.69%) Jaspersoft
3 2 (7.69%) Business Objects
3 2 (7.69%) Cognos
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