The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank - 45 50
Contract jobs citing OLAP 0 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 2.72% 1.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 10.07% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 5
Median daily rate - £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +11.88%
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 Lancashire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
116 149 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 38.54% 27.04% 26.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 111 71
Median daily rate £350 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £518 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 10 2
Median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £57.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% -30.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £34.07 £38.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.83 £40.60 £77.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +34.20%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing OLAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the Lancashire region.

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire