The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the North West region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 118 111 129
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing OLAP 12 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.56% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.86% 2.61% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 4
Average daily rate
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£294 £330 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.98% -12.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £273 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £350 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.06% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £140.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +300.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
644 574 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.42% 21.55% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 314 465
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 34
Average hourly rate £19.50 £33.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% +28.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £17.40 £17.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.57 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
OLAP
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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
Cheshire - 4 £261 - 1
Merseyside +4 3 £350 - 1
Manchester -10 3 £300 -8.39% 2
Lancashire - 1 £400 -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 14 (73.68%) Data Warehouse
1 14 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (42.11%) ETL
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle OLAP
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (36.84%) Data Modelling
5 6 (31.58%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
6 5 (26.32%) UML
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
7 4 (21.05%) NHS
7 4 (21.05%) SAS
7 4 (21.05%) OLTP
7 4 (21.05%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (15.79%) BPMN
8 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 3 (15.79%) Academy Housing
8 3 (15.79%) QlikView
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 4 (21.05%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Academy Housing
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle OLAP
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
6 4 (21.05%) OLTP
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (15.79%) QlikView
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (10.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (10.53%) DB2
8 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (10.53%) Data Mart
8 2 (10.53%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) ERwin
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Dutch Language
3 1 (5.26%) French Language
3 1 (5.26%) German Language
3 1 (5.26%) Polish Language
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Designer
3 4 (21.05%) DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) ETL Architect
5 2 (10.53%) ETL Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (10.53%) SAS BI Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Data Architect
5 2 (10.53%) DB2 DBA
5 2 (10.53%) SAS Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 2 (10.53%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) GWT
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) ODBC
3 1 (5.26%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) HP Superdome
3 1 (5.26%) DTV
3 1 (5.26%) Grid Computing
3 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.26%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) HPUX
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (42.11%) ETL
3 7 (36.84%) Data Modelling
4 6 (31.58%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (26.32%) UML
6 3 (15.79%) BPMN
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Time Management
8 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Sybase
2 2 (10.53%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Perforce
3 1 (5.26%) Teradata
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