The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank - 16 24
Contract jobs citing OLAP 0 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 5.84% 1.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 28.13% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 2
Average daily rate - £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OLAP
West Yorkshire

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 Halifax region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 14.74% 20.78% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 17
Average daily rate £425 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (75.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) SAS EBI
4 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
4 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
4 1 (25.00%) Data Integration

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) SAS EBI
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Credit Risk Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SAS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum