The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 57 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing OLAP 1 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 1.11% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.91% 5.11% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £389 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
110 137 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.18% 21.82% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 93 58
Median daily rate £350 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £16.45 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.78% +23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing OLAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

OLAP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) MDX
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft