The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 43 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing OLAP 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.26% 1.63% 1.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.93% 5.48% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£325 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £364
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £140.00
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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
107 73 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.08% 29.80% 23.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 36 29
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £280 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.71 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +2.56%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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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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
Liverpool -10 1 £325 -10.34% 1
OLAP
North West

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Teradata
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) MDX
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Base SAS
3 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Data Stewardship
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (66.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Base SAS
3 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ERwin
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Data Stewardship
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Informatica
1 1 (33.33%) Teradata