The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 28 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)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 112 88
Rank change year-on-year +18 -24  
Contract jobs citing OLAP 6 9 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.42% 0.44% 1.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.88% 1.99% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 27
Median daily rate £375 £538 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +26.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £462 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £555 £513
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 319 452 628
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 22.11% 22.21% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 704 1187
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £290 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Median hourly rate £22.00 £16.09 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.73% -8.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.43 £15.17 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £104.30 £47.50
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OLAP in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OLAP in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OLAP in West Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Leeds +24 4 £375 -
Bradford +7 2 - -
OLAP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (60.00%) ETL
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (50.00%) MDX
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (50.00%) ETL Development
3 5 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) Intranet
4 3 (30.00%) Extranet
4 3 (30.00%) B2B
4 3 (30.00%) B2C
4 3 (30.00%) MOLAP
4 3 (30.00%) OLTP
4 3 (30.00%) ROLAP
4 3 (30.00%) Star Schema
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) WCF

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (10.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Extranet
1 3 (30.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) MOLAP
4 3 (30.00%) OLTP
4 3 (30.00%) ROLAP
4 3 (30.00%) Star Schema
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (10.00%) Big Data
6 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (10.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) ETL Developer
2 5 (50.00%) SSAS Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Architect
4 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (20.00%) Lead Architect
5 2 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
6 1 (10.00%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) MDX
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) WF
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ETL
2 5 (50.00%) ETL Development
2 5 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) B2B
3 3 (30.00%) B2C
3 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Data Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle