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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 134 147 137
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing OLAP 9 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.48% 0.67% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 6
Median daily rate £425 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
607 749 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.76% 23.55% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 580 492
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 30
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +19.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £22.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.50 £50.00
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 West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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 11 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 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
Wiltshire - 5 £425 -
Bristol +5 2 £368 +5.00%
Gloucestershire +5 1 £375 -
Dorset - 1 £400 -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 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 West region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (59.09%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (54.55%) Finance
5 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (45.45%) Oracle OLAP
6 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (45.45%) Oracle
6 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
7 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (31.82%) Project Management
8 7 (31.82%) ETL
9 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
9 6 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (27.27%) Change Management
9 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
9 6 (27.27%) General Ledger
9 6 (27.27%) Teradata
9 6 (27.27%) OLAP Cube
10 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
10 5 (22.73%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
10 5 (22.73%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
10 5 (22.73%) Star Schema
10 5 (22.73%) SAS
11 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
11 4 (18.18%) HNC
11 4 (18.18%) HND
11 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (18.18%) Oracle ODI

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (22.73%) SAS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle OLAP
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (27.27%) OLAP Cube
6 5 (22.73%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
6 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
6 5 (22.73%) Star Schema
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (9.09%) OLTP
10 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (4.55%) QlikView
10 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) tSQLt
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) General Ledger
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 4 (18.18%) OBIEE Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Data Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Teradata Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Development DBA
7 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (31.82%) ETL
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) Change Management
4 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Data Mapping
5 4 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (18.18%) SDLC
6 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL
8 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
1 4 (18.18%) HNC
1 4 (18.18%) HND
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSA
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Teradata
3 5 (22.73%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) SAP