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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 91 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing OLAP 35 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.44% 0.71% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.79% 2.61% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 11
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£475 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -8.57%
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%
OLAP
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
604 613 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.76% 27.08% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 346 318
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 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £28.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +55.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +17 32 £469 +44.23% 7
South Yorkshire - 2 £475 - 4
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 37 (75.51%) OLAP Cube
2 30 (61.22%) SAS
3 29 (59.18%) Finance
4 27 (55.10%) ETL
5 24 (48.98%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 21 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (34.69%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
9 15 (30.61%) SQL
9 15 (30.61%) Banking
9 15 (30.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
14 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
14 8 (16.33%) Credit Risk
15 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (14.29%) Migration
16 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (12.24%) Oracle
16 6 (12.24%) MDX
16 6 (12.24%) Oracle OLAP
17 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
18 4 (8.16%) Retail
18 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
18 4 (8.16%) UNIX
18 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
18 4 (8.16%) Test Strategy
18 4 (8.16%) Data Structures

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 30 (61.22%) SAS
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (75.51%) OLAP Cube
2 24 (48.98%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 17 (34.69%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
5 15 (30.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (12.24%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (6.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 3 (6.12%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (4.08%) Base SAS
12 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
13 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Power View
13 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
13 1 (2.04%) Big Data
13 1 (2.04%) PerformancePoint
13 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (59.18%) Finance
2 15 (30.61%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Retail
4 3 (6.12%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Consultant
2 15 (30.61%) SAS Consultant
3 12 (24.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (16.33%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) SAS Developer
6 3 (6.12%) SAS Programmer
6 3 (6.12%) Database Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Programmer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Database Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) MDX
2 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (2.04%) jQuery
3 1 (2.04%) WCF
3 1 (2.04%) WPF
3 1 (2.04%) XML
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Credit Risk
2 4 (8.16%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.12%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) Wiki
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) UNIX
2 2 (4.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) ETL
2 21 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (14.29%) Migration
4 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Test Strategy
7 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) RUP
7 3 (6.12%) Scrum
8 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.08%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.04%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.04%) Coaching
9 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (2.04%) Data Reconciliation
9 1 (2.04%) Kimball Methodology
9 1 (2.04%) Analytics
9 1 (2.04%) Data Transformation
9 1 (2.04%) Machine Learning
9 1 (2.04%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.04%) SAS Macro
3 1 (2.04%) VB
3 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) SAS Certification
2 1 (2.04%) MCTS
2 1 (2.04%) MCITP
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle
3 3 (6.12%) Cognos
4 2 (4.08%) Applix
4 2 (4.08%) Sage
4 2 (4.08%) RedPrairie
5 1 (2.04%) Tableau
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Teradata
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Rotherham
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago