The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 24 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing OLAP 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.49% 2.05% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.79% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.93% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OLAP
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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
56 45 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 27.32% 30.82% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 10
Median daily rate £425 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.14% -8.28%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing OLAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 2016, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP Cube
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (33.33%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle