Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for OLAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OLAP over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 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)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 187 222
Rank change year-on-year -17 +35 -22
Contract jobs citing OLAP 11 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.87% 0.87% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 13
North West median daily rate £544 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.94% +13.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £438 £350 £221
90th Percentile £576 £550 £485
England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 - -

OLAP is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,259 1,271 1,589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.81% 23.15% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 828 1,016
North West median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £530 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 29 54
North West median hourly rate £49.00 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.18% -31.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £15.25 £13.25 £16.25
90th Percentile £66.80 £51.50 £63.70
England median hourly rate £32.50 £28.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year +15.04% +8.65% -13.33%

OLAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing OLAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for OLAP in the North West

OLAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OLAP in the North West

OLAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OLAP 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -14 6 £550 +35.38% 4
Cheshire -16 3 £450 -18.18%
Merseyside +12 1 - - 1
Lancashire - 1 £538 - 2
OLAP
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OLAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 9 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (63.64%) ETL
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
4 5 (45.45%) JIRA
4 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
4 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
4 5 (45.45%) Big Data
4 5 (45.45%) Docker
4 5 (45.45%) Apache Spark
4 5 (45.45%) PySpark
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (27.27%) Presales
5 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
5 3 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) Essbase
5 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
5 3 (27.27%) Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) Electronics
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) Finance

OLAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data
1 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
2 3 (27.27%) Essbase
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (9.09%) OLTP
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) SAS EBI
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (9.09%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
1 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (27.27%) Electronics
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Scala Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) PySpark
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) React
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSD
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (63.64%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Presales
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) ETL Development
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat