The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Halifax region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 25 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLAP 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.09% - 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.41% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £413 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
27 10 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 14.75% 8.55% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 14
Average daily rate £350 £313 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -22.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
OLAP
West Yorkshire

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

OLAP
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Macro
1 2 (100.00%) Base SAS

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Base SAS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Programmer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Macro