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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing OLAP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.60% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £288 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
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
33 41 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.03% 24.40% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 12
Median daily rate £475 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £262 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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 19 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (100.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NHS

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) OLAP Cube
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft