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 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)
England / North West
Rank 122 152 135
Rank change year-on-year +30 -17  
Contract jobs citing OLAP 6 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.23% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.96% 0.99% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 6
Median daily rate £381 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.61% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £450
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 the North West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 628 807 797
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 24.55% 21.02% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 512 462
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +1.93% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 38 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £57.75 £67.00
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 the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 22 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +11 4 £406 +12.06% 5
Merseyside 0 1 £350 -26.31%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (43.75%) OLAP Cube
5 6 (37.50%) MDX
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (37.50%) ETL
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) Analytics
7 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
8 3 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services

OLAP
Top Related 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 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 7 (43.75%) OLAP Cube
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (18.75%) Data Mart
6 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (18.75%) Essbase
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (18.75%) Star Schema
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (12.50%) OLTP
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (6.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) ERwin
1 3 (18.75%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) OBIEE Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Report Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SSAS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Hyperion Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.25%) OBIEE Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SAS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior OBIEE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (37.50%) ETL
3 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Hyperion
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Talend
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
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