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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank - 133 123
Contract jobs citing OLAP 0 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.38% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.69% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 6
Average daily rate - £475 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00
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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
673 712 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.71% 22.45% 26.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 516 423
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 22
Average hourly rate £43.50 £30.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.62% -3.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) ETL
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Informatica
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Electronics
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (20.00%) PowerMart
4 1 (20.00%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Informatica Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (20.00%) OBIEE Developer
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Informatica
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP