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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 74 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +2
Contract jobs citing OLAP 1 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.13% 2.17% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.46% 8.33% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 5
Average daily rate
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- £369 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
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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
219 144 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.40% 26.09% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 106 72
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Average hourly rate £21.80 £11.33 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.49% -43.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £11.15 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £97.00 £15.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 September 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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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
South Wales -21 1 - - 1
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OLAP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Star Schema
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) DataStage
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) MDX
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Star Schema
1 2 (100.00%) DataStage
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle