The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 50 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Contract jobs citing OLAP 18 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.41% 0.57% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.53% 2.84% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 4
Median daily rate £513 £400 £261
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% +53.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £350 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £545 £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.31% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
211 211 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.21% 20.17% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 138 116
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £539 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £14.86 £33.00 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.96% +18.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.76 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.81% +32.00%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing OLAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLAP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +6 7 £525 -3.44%
Macclesfield +6 5 £500 -
OLAP
North West

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OLAP 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 31 (96.88%) ETL
2 27 (84.38%) OLAP Cube
3 26 (81.25%) Vertica
3 26 (81.25%) Kimball Methodology
3 26 (81.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 26 (81.25%) Dimensional Modelling
3 26 (81.25%) Linux
4 25 (78.13%) Java
4 25 (78.13%) Talend Open Studio
4 25 (78.13%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (78.13%) Talend
4 25 (78.13%) Jenkins
5 23 (71.88%) Analytics
6 22 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (65.63%) E-Commerce
8 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
9 18 (56.25%) Big Data
10 17 (53.13%) SQL
11 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (18.75%) Finance
11 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 6 (18.75%) PHP
11 6 (18.75%) CRM
11 6 (18.75%) ERP
11 6 (18.75%) Digital Media
11 6 (18.75%) Data Mart
11 6 (18.75%) Web Development
11 6 (18.75%) Network Security
12 5 (15.63%) Performance Management
12 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (84.38%) OLAP Cube
2 26 (81.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 18 (56.25%) Big Data
5 6 (18.75%) Data Mart
6 5 (15.63%) Amazon Redshift
6 5 (15.63%) Essbase
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle OLAP
6 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
6 5 (15.63%) Star Schema
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 25 (78.13%) Jenkins
1 25 (78.13%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (15.63%) ERwin
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Talend Developer
3 9 (28.13%) DBA
4 4 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Hyperion Developer
4 4 (12.50%) OBIEE Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Data Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Essbase Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Hyperion Essbase Developer
5 2 (6.25%) OBIEE Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Hyperion Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) ETL
2 26 (81.25%) Dimensional Modelling
2 26 (81.25%) Kimball Methodology
3 25 (78.13%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (71.88%) Analytics
5 22 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (65.63%) E-Commerce
7 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.75%) CRM
7 6 (18.75%) ERP
7 6 (18.75%) Web Development
8 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
8 5 (15.63%) Performance Management
8 5 (15.63%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (15.63%) Scrum
9 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.75%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Vertica
2 25 (78.13%) Talend
3 5 (15.63%) Hyperion
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle
4 4 (12.50%) Tableau