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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 137 132 119
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing OLAP 17 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.48% 0.86% 0.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.88% 3.78% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 31 23
Median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £350 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £485 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £400 £368
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
904 1005 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.52% 22.73% 24.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 673 471
Median daily rate £375 £415 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +22.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 19 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £67.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 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 27 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +17 14 £550 +37.50%
Manchester -17 3 £400 -5.88% 4
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 North West region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 35 (92.11%) ETL
2 30 (78.95%) OLAP Cube
3 29 (76.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 28 (73.68%) Linux
5 27 (71.05%) Dimensional Modelling
6 26 (68.42%) Vertica
6 26 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (68.42%) Kimball Methodology
6 26 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (65.79%) Java
7 25 (65.79%) Analytics
7 25 (65.79%) Talend
7 25 (65.79%) Talend Open Studio
7 25 (65.79%) Jenkins
8 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
9 21 (55.26%) SQL
9 21 (55.26%) E-Commerce
10 20 (52.63%) Big Data
11 9 (23.68%) Finance
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle OLAP
12 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (15.79%) Digital Media
13 6 (15.79%) Network Security
13 6 (15.79%) Data Mart
13 6 (15.79%) Web Development
13 6 (15.79%) Scrum
13 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (15.79%) ERP

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) Apache Pig
1 2 (5.26%) Apache Spark
1 2 (5.26%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (78.95%) OLAP Cube
2 29 (76.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
4 20 (52.63%) Big Data
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (15.79%) Data Mart
7 5 (13.16%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (13.16%) Essbase
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
7 5 (13.16%) Star Schema
8 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (5.26%) DataStage
10 2 (5.26%) Pentaho
10 2 (5.26%) QlikView
10 2 (5.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 25 (65.79%) Jenkins
1 25 (65.79%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (13.16%) ERwin
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) DBA
2 10 (26.32%) Talend Developer
3 4 (10.53%) ETL Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Hyperion Developer
3 4 (10.53%) OBIEE Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Data Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Essbase Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Hyperion Essbase Developer
5 2 (5.26%) OBIEE Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) SAS Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Hyperion Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Digital Media
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (92.11%) ETL
2 27 (71.05%) Dimensional Modelling
3 26 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (68.42%) Kimball Methodology
4 25 (65.79%) Analytics
5 21 (55.26%) E-Commerce
6 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.79%) CRM
6 6 (15.79%) ERP
6 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (15.79%) Scrum
6 6 (15.79%) Web Development
7 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
7 5 (13.16%) Performance Management
7 5 (13.16%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (5.26%) MapReduce
9 2 (5.26%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) Java
2 21 (55.26%) SQL
3 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.79%) PHP
4 3 (7.89%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) C
5 2 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Vertica
2 25 (65.79%) Talend
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle
4 5 (13.16%) Hyperion
5 4 (10.53%) Tableau
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.26%) Ab Initio
7 2 (5.26%) Actian
7 2 (5.26%) Informatica
7 2 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (5.26%) ParAccel
7 2 (5.26%) SAP
7 2 (5.26%) Sybase
7 2 (5.26%) Teradata
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago