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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 59 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing OLAP 5 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.70% 1.03% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.29% 5.65% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
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£325 £325 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £331 £390
% change year-on-year
+20.75% -15.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £140.00
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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
152 124 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.17% 18.24% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 71 59
Average daily rate £350 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLAP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (77.78%) OLAP Cube
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) MDX
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) SAS
5 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (11.11%) Tableau
5 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (11.11%) MCTS
5 1 (11.11%) MCITP

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) OLAP Cube
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (11.11%) QlikView
4 1 (11.11%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) 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 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) ETL Development
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCTS
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Tableau
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 days ago