The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 79 95 80
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs citing OLAP 39 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.95% 0.63% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.67% 2.52% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 10 2
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £340 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OLAP
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
585 437 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.29% 24.87% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 297 171
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 8
Average hourly rate £19.75 £29.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.89% +87.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £29.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

OLAP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLAP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the West Yorkshire region.

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Leeds -6 19 £375 -16.66% 6
Halifax +5 9 £450 +9.09% 3
Bradford - 6 - -
OLAP
Yorkshire

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 50 (69.44%) SAS
1 50 (69.44%) OLAP Cube
2 43 (59.72%) Finance
3 35 (48.61%) ETL
3 35 (48.61%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (43.06%) SQL
6 26 (36.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
8 17 (23.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
10 13 (18.06%) Oracle
10 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (18.06%) Banking
10 13 (18.06%) Oracle OLAP
11 11 (15.28%) Analytics
12 10 (13.89%) T-SQL
12 10 (13.89%) XML
12 10 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (13.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
14 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (11.11%) Test Strategy
14 8 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (11.11%) ITIL
14 8 (11.11%) MS Office
14 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 50 (69.44%) SAS
2 7 (9.72%) IIS
3 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Office
2 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.17%) PowerPivot
4 2 (2.78%) SPSS
5 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (69.44%) OLAP Cube
2 35 (48.61%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (36.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (23.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
7 13 (18.06%) Oracle OLAP
8 10 (13.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 8 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (9.72%) Oracle Database
11 3 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (4.17%) Base SAS
11 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Power View
12 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
12 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
12 2 (2.78%) MOLAP
12 2 (2.78%) ROLAP
13 1 (1.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (59.72%) Finance
2 13 (18.06%) Banking
3 3 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (40.28%) Developer
2 19 (26.39%) Consultant
3 17 (23.61%) SAS Consultant
4 13 (18.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 11 (15.28%) SAS Developer
5 11 (15.28%) SQL Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (8.33%) DBA
7 5 (6.94%) Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Architect
8 4 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Programmer
9 3 (4.17%) MI Developer
10 2 (2.78%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 2 (2.78%) Data Analytics Architect
10 2 (2.78%) Business Consultant
10 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Developer
10 2 (2.78%) SAS Programmer
10 2 (2.78%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) XML
2 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 8 (11.11%) .NET
3 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 6 (8.33%) MDX
5 2 (2.78%) REST
5 2 (2.78%) JSON
5 2 (2.78%) SOAP
5 2 (2.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Credit Risk
2 3 (4.17%) Data Integration
2 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.78%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.78%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) UNIX
3 3 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (48.61%) ETL
2 32 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.28%) Analytics
5 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 8 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 8 (11.11%) ITIL
6 8 (11.11%) Migration
7 7 (9.72%) Scrum
7 7 (9.72%) RUP
8 5 (6.94%) Workflow
8 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.94%) ERD
8 5 (6.94%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.17%) Validation
10 3 (4.17%) Data Analysis
11 2 (2.78%) Loose Coupling
11 2 (2.78%) Coaching
11 2 (2.78%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.06%) SQL
2 10 (13.89%) T-SQL
3 8 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 6 (8.33%) VBA
5 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.39%) SAS Certification
1 1 (1.39%) MCTS
1 1 (1.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.06%) Oracle
3 5 (6.94%) Teradata
4 3 (4.17%) Cognos
5 2 (2.78%) RedPrairie
5 2 (2.78%) Tableau
5 2 (2.78%) Applix
5 2 (2.78%) Sage
6 1 (1.39%) IBM
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