The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 24 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 Staffordshire 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 22 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OLAP 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.61% - 0.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.26% - 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£275 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 - £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £420
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
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
38 46 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 30.65% 40.71% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 30
Average daily rate £300 £278 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.01% -18.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
OLAP
West Midlands

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £275 -
Cannock - - - -
Stafford - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
OLAP
West Midlands

OLAP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) MDX
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft