The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 63 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing OLAP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.13% 0.10% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.62% 0.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £300 £355
% change year-on-year
+35.83% -15.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
OLAP
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
162 176 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.77% 17.89% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 87 71
Average daily rate £376 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 10
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.15 £42.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.91% -59.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Warrington - - - - 2
OLAP
North West

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) Academy Housing
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) QlikView
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 3 (50.00%) OLTP
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) NHS
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (16.67%) PowerExchange
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Academy Housing
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (50.00%) QlikView
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 3 (50.00%) OLTP
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (16.67%) PowerCenter
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Designer
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ETL
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Teradata
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle