The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 25 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 Manchester 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 78 64 82
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Contract jobs citing OLAP 3 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 1.15% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.16% 5.60% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 2
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£300 £328 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.39% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £273 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £350 £397
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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
258 232 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.61% 20.59% 26.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 132 204
Average daily rate £325 £320 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +11.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £252 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 16
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.75 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.81% -46.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.15 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £16.35 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
OLAP
North West

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OLAP across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLAP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 £288 -
OLAP
North West

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (57.14%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) BPMN
3 3 (42.86%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) MDX
5 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
5 1 (14.29%) French Language
5 1 (14.29%) German Language
5 1 (14.29%) Polish Language
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
1 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
2 1 (14.29%) French Language
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
2 1 (14.29%) Polish Language
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) ETL Architect
2 2 (28.57%) ETL Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Report Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) ODBC
1 1 (14.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Grid Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
1 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
1 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) ETL
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Dimensional Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) BPMN
2 3 (42.86%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects