The table below looks at the statistics for ROLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ROLAP over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Online Analytical Processing (ROLAP)
Rank 71 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing ROLAP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.14% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.61% 0.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £345 £300
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ROLAP
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
163 152 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.03% 20.60% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 98 78
Median daily rate £413 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% +12.50%

ROLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

ROLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ROLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

ROLAP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

ROLAP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ROLAP 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 ROLAP.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MOLAP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

ROLAP
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MOLAP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL