The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 60 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing OLAP 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.72% 0.65% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.39% 2.99% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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West Midlands

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
177 134 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.30% 21.68% 25.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 85 56
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Average hourly rate £9.00 £34.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.91% -6.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) MDX
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) ETL
8 1 (11.11%) OLTP
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 1 (11.11%) Migration
8 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (11.11%) Data Management
8 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (11.11%) Tableau
8 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (11.11%) QlikView
8 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (11.11%) Data Integration

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) OLTP
6 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (11.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCTS
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Tableau
Birmingham
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago