The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Midlands 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing OLAP 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.00% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
34 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 16.59% 17.91% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 17
Average daily rate £450 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

OLAP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BI
1 1 (100.00%) SAP XI
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Xcelsius
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HANA

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BI
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Xcelsius
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP XI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP