The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for OLAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing OLAP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - - 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 - -

OLAP is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 111 115 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 33.04% 34.85% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 99 119
Median daily rate £400 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +1.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £9.00 £18.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -51.24%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing OLAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for OLAP in Merseyside

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OLAP in Merseyside.

Contractor daily rate trend for OLAP in Merseyside

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OLAP in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (100.00%) Trend Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Receivables

OLAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) OBIEE Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle