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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
North West / Manchester
Rank 94 93 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing OLAP 1 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.072% 0.82% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.31% 3.54% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 5
Median daily rate £575 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
322 452 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.10% 23.26% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 277 227
Median daily rate £363 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -24.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 19 January 2017, 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 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (37.50%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (37.50%) Trend Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (37.50%) OLAP Cube
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) Validation
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (12.50%) SAS
6 1 (12.50%) Cognos
6 1 (12.50%) OLTP
6 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

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 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (12.50%) OLTP
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
4 1 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Report Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft BI Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP