The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 21 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLAP 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.33% - 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.70% - 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £325 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00
OLAP
England

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 Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
23 31 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 15.33% 23.31% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 9
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £193 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (50.00%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle