The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for OLAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 60 80 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 -  
Contract jobs citing OLAP 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.30% 0.099% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.68% 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £263 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £423
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

OLAP is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 119 191 168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 18.06% 18.93% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 127 95
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -82.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

OLAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing OLAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for OLAP in Reading

OLAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OLAP in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for OLAP in Reading

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OLAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 6 (100.00%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (50.00%) Database Security
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) OLTP
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Big Data
5 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
5 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) SystmOne
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Presales
5 1 (16.67%) Power BI

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) OLTP
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) Power BI
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Data Architect
2 3 (50.00%) DBA
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Information Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
4 1 (16.67%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) Database Security
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MBA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Teradata