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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 54 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing OLAP 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.27% 0.70% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.34% 4.13% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate
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£438 £313 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -29.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £283 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £325 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £338 £390
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £140.00
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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
149 121 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.95% 16.97% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 73 84
Average daily rate £363 £310 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £210 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £34.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.17% -6.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 29 July 2015.

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

OLAP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (85.71%) OLAP Cube
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Macro
3 1 (14.29%) Base SAS
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) MDX

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (14.29%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (85.71%) OLAP Cube
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Base SAS
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Macro
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
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