The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 97 102 94
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing OLAP 29 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.16% 0.95% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.53% 3.42% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 6
Average daily rate
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£475 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
- -13.72%
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England

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
640 643 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.53% 27.87% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 395 285
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 14
Average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £16.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £175.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

OLAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 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 Yorkshire +1 27 £475 +26.66% 10
South Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 44 (74.58%) OLAP Cube
2 41 (69.49%) SAS
3 38 (64.41%) Finance
4 35 (59.32%) ETL
5 30 (50.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 21 (35.59%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (33.90%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
9 15 (25.42%) SQL
10 14 (23.73%) Banking
11 13 (22.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (22.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (13.56%) T-SQL
13 8 (13.56%) Migration
14 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
14 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (11.86%) Credit Risk
15 6 (10.17%) MDX
15 6 (10.17%) Oracle OLAP
15 6 (10.17%) Data Integration
15 6 (10.17%) Oracle
15 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (8.47%) Data Structures
16 5 (8.47%) UNIX
16 5 (8.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 4 (6.78%) Base SAS
17 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 41 (69.49%) SAS
2 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.39%) SPSS
2 1 (1.69%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.69%) MS Project
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (74.58%) OLAP Cube
2 30 (50.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 20 (33.90%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
5 13 (22.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (22.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (10.17%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (8.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (6.78%) Base SAS
10 3 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (3.39%) MOLAP
11 2 (3.39%) ROLAP
11 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
11 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
11 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.69%) Big Data
12 1 (1.69%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (64.41%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Developer
2 19 (32.20%) Consultant
2 19 (32.20%) SAS Consultant
3 10 (16.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (13.56%) SAS Developer
5 6 (10.17%) SQL Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Programmer
7 3 (5.08%) SAS Programmer
7 3 (5.08%) SAS Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Data Analytics Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (3.39%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.39%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) MDX
2 3 (5.08%) XML
3 2 (3.39%) XSD
3 2 (3.39%) JSON
3 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.39%) SOAP
3 2 (3.39%) REST
4 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (1.69%) .NET
4 1 (1.69%) WCF
4 1 (1.69%) WPF
4 1 (1.69%) jQuery
4 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Credit Risk
2 6 (10.17%) Data Integration
3 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.47%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.08%) Replication
5 2 (3.39%) Taxonomies
5 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) UNIX
2 3 (5.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) ETL
2 21 (35.59%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (13.56%) Migration
4 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.78%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
5 4 (6.78%) Analytics
6 3 (5.08%) Test Strategy
6 3 (5.08%) Data Analytics
6 3 (5.08%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.08%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.39%) UML
7 2 (3.39%) RUP
7 2 (3.39%) Scrum
7 2 (3.39%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.39%) Data Architecture
7 2 (3.39%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (3.39%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (3.39%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.39%) SAS Macro
4 1 (1.69%) VB
4 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.69%) SAS Certification
1 1 (1.69%) MCTS
1 1 (1.69%) MCITP
1 1 (1.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) Cognos
4 2 (3.39%) Sage
4 2 (3.39%) Applix
4 2 (3.39%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.69%) Tableau
5 1 (1.69%) Teradata
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
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