The table below looks at the statistics for Star Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Star Schema over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Star Schema
Rank 71 66 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% 0.63% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.63% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Star Schema
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
120 159 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.89% 21.52% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 102 109
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £479 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £18.75 £36.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.91% +109.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £36.00 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £36.00 £66.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Star Schema across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Star Schema Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Star Schema
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Star Schema across the Cheshire region.

Star Schema Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Star Schema
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Star Schema within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 1 - -
Star Schema
North West

Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Star Schema also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Star Schema.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Informatica
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Life Science
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (33.33%) Talend
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Star Schema also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Star Schema. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) ETL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica ETL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ETL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Talend