The first table below looks at the demand for Dimensional Modelling skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dimensional Modelling over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dimensional Modeling
Rank 200 178 223
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +45
Contract jobs citing Dimensional Modelling 10 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.30% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.41% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 0
Average daily rate £413 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4902 4666 5879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.95% 74.87% 72.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3582 3576 4142
Average daily rate £450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 92
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £17.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Dimensional Modelling
London

Dimensional Modelling
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dimensional Modelling across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Dimensional Modelling Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Dimensional Modelling
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Dimensional Modelling across the City of London region.

Dimensional Modelling Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Dimensional Modelling
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dimensional Modelling across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Dimensional Modelling Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Dimensional Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Dimensional Modelling 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 Dimensional Modelling.

1 16 (84.21%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) ETL
4 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) Data Modelling
5 8 (42.11%) Oracle
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 7 (36.84%) OLAP
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle OLAP
7 6 (31.58%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
8 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
8 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Banking
9 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
10 3 (15.79%) CRM
10 3 (15.79%) MS Office
10 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
10 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
10 3 (15.79%) Billing
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
10 3 (15.79%) Analytics

Dimensional Modelling
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Dimensional Modelling 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 Dimensional Modelling. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) OLAP
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle OLAP
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
4 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
5 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (5.26%) MySQL
8 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (5.26%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.79%) Billing
3 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XBRL
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
2 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ETL
2 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (42.11%) Data Modelling
4 6 (31.58%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (15.79%) CRM
5 3 (15.79%) Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) UML
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Security Management
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Validation
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Data Management
7 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Master Data Management
7 1 (5.26%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Teradata
4 1 (5.26%) Tableau