The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 66 69 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Contract jobs citing OLAP 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.68% 0.13% 0.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.50% 0.53% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £338 £390
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £140.00
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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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
240 188 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.40% 23.86% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 134 82
Average daily rate £328 £395 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.08% +25.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £16.80 £30.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.46% -24.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
West Wales - 5 - -
South Wales -5 1 - -
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OLAP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
2 18 (94.74%) SharePoint
2 18 (94.74%) Data Modelling
2 18 (94.74%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (94.74%) MDX
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 18 (94.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 18 (94.74%) PerformancePoint
2 18 (94.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
4 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (5.26%) VBA

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 18 (94.74%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 18 (94.74%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Database Developer
4 4 (21.05%) DBA
5 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
6 2 (10.53%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (10.53%) Programmer
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Programmer
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Data Modelling
1 18 (94.74%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared