The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 107 97 92
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing OLAP 12 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.90% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.19% 4.81% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 5
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£325 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £290 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £364 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £390
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £140.00
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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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
548 437 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.26% 18.65% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 265 188
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 7
Average hourly rate £20.07 £23.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.73% -37.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £15.25 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £36.50 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OLAP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

OLAP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

OLAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

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

OLAP Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

OLAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

OLAP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

OLAP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Birmingham -5 5 £325 - 7
Wolverhampton - 1 £475 -
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England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 13 (72.22%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (66.67%) OLAP Cube
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) NHS
7 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) MDX
8 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) SSADM
8 3 (16.67%) MS Office
8 3 (16.67%) Change Management
8 3 (16.67%) Data Structures
9 2 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (11.11%) Scrum
9 2 (11.11%) SAS
9 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Test Management

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (66.67%) OLAP Cube
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.56%) MS Access
7 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (5.56%) Base SAS
7 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (5.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Business Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SAS Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Business Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) MDX
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) NHS
2 3 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Informatics
3 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) SSADM
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Test Management
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) System Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Kanban
3 2 (11.11%) BDD
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
1 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB
2 1 (5.56%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau
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