The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 102 88 78
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Contract jobs citing OLAP 4 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.91% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.92% 4.24% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 10
Median daily rate £400 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £365 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £400 £371
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +7.74%
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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
433 401 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.79% 21.36% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 273 235
Median daily rate £375 £413 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +27.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £29.01 £35.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% +79.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £19.00 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.36 £37.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OLAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (20.00%) OLTP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (20.00%) OLTP
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle