Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 194 182
Rank change year-on-year +3 -12 -11
Contract jobs citing OLAP 10 34 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.49% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.77% 1.97% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 49
North West median daily rate £538 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £363 £323
90th Percentile £586 £619 £513
England median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% -
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 1292 1729 1915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.73% 25.08% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 1144 1208
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £282 £263 £263
90th Percentile £621 £544 £535
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 44 41
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.58% -10.63% +63.27%
10th Percentile £21.30 £14.38 £18.50
90th Percentile £61.13 £59.31 £57.25
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OLAP in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 November 2017. 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 +22 9 £550 +46.67% 1
Cheshire -16 1 £300 -42.86% 2
OLAP
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North West region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 8 (80.00%) ETL
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) OLTP
4 4 (40.00%) High Availability
5 3 (30.00%) Big Data
5 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
5 3 (30.00%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) EnterpriseDB
5 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (30.00%) Data Transformation
5 3 (30.00%) SFIA
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) Docker
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) Star Schema
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) DB2
5 3 (30.00%) SAP
5 3 (30.00%) XML

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 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) OLTP
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) DB2
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (30.00%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (30.00%) Star Schema
3 2 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) Power BI
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Electronics
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) DBA
2 3 (30.00%) Scala Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Data Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Database Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (30.00%) XML
1 3 (30.00%) XSD
1 3 (30.00%) XSLT
2 2 (20.00%) PySpark
3 1 (10.00%) Akka
3 1 (10.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ETL
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) High Availability
4 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Data Transformation
4 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (30.00%) SFIA
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) XPath
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) RedGate
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec