The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 30 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.

Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
UK / Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 68 55
Rank change year-on-year +8 -13  
Contract jobs citing OLAP 3 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.42% 0.46% 1.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.66% 1.67% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £390 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +29.56%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £400 £415
% change year-on-year +7.81% -3.61%  
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 Wales with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 181 180 201
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 25.39% 27.52% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 112 116
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £186 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 3
Median hourly rate £37.77 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.16% +8.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £17.45 £19.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £71.00 £32.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

OLAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

OLAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OLAP in Wales

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +16 3 £425 +8.97%
OLAP
UK

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wales region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking

OLAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (66.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SAS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation