Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for OLAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OLAP over the 6 months to 19 November 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.

Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 180 195
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15 -14
Contract jobs citing OLAP 2 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.040% 0.092% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.20% 0.38% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Scotland median daily rate £350 £301 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.18% -19.67% +63.27%
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £55.00 - -

OLAP is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 993 1039 1236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.07% 23.94% 19.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 578 688
Scotland median daily rate £395 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.86% -6.67% +4.90%
10th Percentile £290 £261 £262
90th Percentile £525 £475 £516
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 8
Scotland median hourly rate £42.70 £42.00 £28.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.65% +46.28% +4.41%
10th Percentile £15.11 £9.37 £11.04
90th Percentile £195.00 £52.00 £52.38
UK median hourly rate £31.15 £28.18 £29.25
% change year-on-year +10.54% -3.66% +21.88%

OLAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing OLAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for OLAP in Scotland

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OLAP in Scotland

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OLAP in Scotland

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Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -10 2 £350 -
OLAP
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MOLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) MOLAP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL