The table below looks at the statistics for ROLAP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ROLAP over the 3 months to 3 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Online Analytical Processing (ROLAP)
Rank 629 614 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing ROLAP 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.004% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.008% 0.016% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£750 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
13194 12124 11888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.60% 21.45% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8683 7513 7343
Average daily rate £405 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 186 208
Average hourly rate £33.00 £30.91 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.76% +1.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £13.27 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.27 £67.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +1.63%

ROLAP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ROLAP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

ROLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ROLAP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ROLAP within the UK.

ROLAP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ROLAP
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ROLAP within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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
London -8 1 £750 -
England -11 1 £750 +150.00%

ROLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ROLAP 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 ROLAP.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MOLAP
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) MDX
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) HOLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency

ROLAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ROLAP 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 ROLAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) MOLAP
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) HOLAP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Impala
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Report Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Market Risk Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Actian