The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 26 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing OLAP 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.55% 2.23% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.41% 10.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £361 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.69% -3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
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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 Liverpool region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
68 37 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 35.05% 20.67% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 23
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £199 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.71 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

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 23 September 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase ASE
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ERwin
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Perforce
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) DNA
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) MDX
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase ASE
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ERwin
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DB2 Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Database Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Market Research
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) DNA
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Sybase
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Perforce