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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 146 131 116
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -15
Contract jobs citing OLAP 14 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.28% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.82% 1.22% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 6
Average daily rate £375 £450 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +65.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
771 736 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.31% 22.89% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 466 354
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 15 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £24.80 £17.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.95 £67.00 £51.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -11 13 £375 -16.66% 5
Merseyside -2 1 £475 - 1
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 35 (74.47%) OLAP Cube
2 25 (53.19%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (51.06%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (51.06%) Finance
3 24 (51.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 23 (48.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (46.81%) SQL
6 21 (44.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
8 17 (36.17%) ETL
9 16 (34.04%) SAS
9 16 (34.04%) T-SQL
10 15 (31.91%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 14 (29.79%) Kimball Methodology
12 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
12 13 (27.66%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (25.53%) SC Cleared
13 12 (25.53%) Dimensional Modelling
14 11 (23.40%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (23.40%) Data Modelling
14 11 (23.40%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (23.40%) Performance Analysis
15 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio
16 9 (19.15%) OLTP
17 7 (14.89%) Statistics
18 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
19 5 (10.64%) BusinessObjects
19 5 (10.64%) SAP BW
19 5 (10.64%) SAP

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (34.04%) SAS
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.13%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (2.13%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (74.47%) OLAP Cube
2 25 (53.19%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (51.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 23 (48.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (44.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
7 15 (31.91%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 13 (27.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (23.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (19.15%) OLTP
11 5 (10.64%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (10.64%) SAP BW
12 3 (6.38%) Base SAS
12 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
12 3 (6.38%) SAP BI
12 3 (6.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
13 2 (4.26%) SAS EBI
14 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
14 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (51.06%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Advertising
3 3 (6.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (25.53%) SAS Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Business Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) SAP BPC Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) SAP BW Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Data Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) SQL Data Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Database Specialist
9 2 (4.26%) Microsoft BI Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (4.26%) SAS Consultant
9 2 (4.26%) SQL BI Developer
9 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) MDX
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Statistics
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.13%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (36.17%) ETL
3 14 (29.79%) Kimball Methodology
4 12 (25.53%) Dimensional Modelling
5 11 (23.40%) Data Modelling
5 11 (23.40%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (6.38%) Data Validation
6 3 (6.38%) Validation
7 2 (4.26%) Analytics
7 2 (4.26%) CRM
7 2 (4.26%) Data Reconciliation
7 2 (4.26%) ETL Development
8 1 (2.13%) Change Management
8 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.13%) Data Management
8 1 (2.13%) Inmon Methodology
8 1 (2.13%) Migration
8 1 (2.13%) SDLC
8 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.13%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) SQL
2 16 (34.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
2 12 (25.53%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.13%) MCTS
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (2.13%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Cognos
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
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Nigel Frank International
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
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