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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 23 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing OLAP 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.89% 0.59% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.11% 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £331 £381
% change year-on-year
+20.75% -13.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £140.00
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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
27 43 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 16.98% 25.29% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 9
Average daily rate £435 £475 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% +41.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) SAS
2 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 13 (92.86%) OLAP Cube
3 12 (85.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 10 (71.43%) ETL
5 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
6 2 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Banking
6 2 (14.29%) Retail
6 2 (14.29%) UNIX
6 2 (14.29%) AIX
7 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) ETL Development
7 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) OLAP Cube
2 12 (85.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Consultant
1 9 (64.29%) SAS Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) SAS Architect
2 2 (14.29%) SAS Developer
2 2 (14.29%) SAS Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Business Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Business Solution Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Coaching
3 1 (7.14%) ETL Development
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley