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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 37 37 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing OLAP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.31% 0.29% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.52% 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.31% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £438
% change year-on-year +8.97% -10.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 66 120 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 20.69% 35.29% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 86 37
Median daily rate £375 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +13.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +1.93% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% +1.53%  

OLAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing OLAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for OLAP in Merseyside

OLAP
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

OLAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OLAP in Merseyside

OLAP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube

OLAP
Top Related 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 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) OBIEE Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle