The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 143 128 111
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Contract jobs citing OLAP 11 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.26% 1.18% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 6
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£450 £438 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £456 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
871 593 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.44% 19.11% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 345 273
Average daily rate £400 £340 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 20
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.69% +23.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £12.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £143.50 £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

OLAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OLAP across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Manchester -10 7 £375 -16.66% 6
Merseyside - 2 £500 - 2
Cheshire - 1 £450 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £470 -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 11 (61.11%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) ETL
6 6 (33.33%) SAS
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) C#
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (27.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 5 (27.78%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 4 (22.22%) Base SAS
8 4 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 4 (22.22%) Load Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (22.22%) JMeter
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 4 (22.22%) .NET
8 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 2 (11.11%) Banking

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (27.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (27.78%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (22.22%) Base SAS
6 4 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (5.56%) OLTP
8 1 (5.56%) DB2
8 1 (5.56%) MySQL
8 1 (5.56%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (5.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (22.22%) JMeter
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) ERwin
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (16.67%) SAS Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SAS Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Teradata Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.56%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (38.89%) ETL
3 4 (22.22%) Load Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Data Management
6 1 (5.56%) Information Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Stewardship
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (5.56%) Informatica
3 1 (5.56%) Perforce
3 1 (5.56%) Teradata
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Sybase
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + non negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago