The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Liverpool 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 22 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing OLAP 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.69% 0.61% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.56% 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £140.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +300.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
54 22 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 30.51% 13.50% 34.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 27
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
OLAP
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OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Sybase ASE
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ERwin
2 2 (66.67%) Sybase
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) DNA
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Perforce
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Market Research

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Sybase ASE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) ERwin
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DB2 Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Database Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Market Research
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) DNA
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sybase
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Perforce