The first table below looks at the demand for Kimball Methodology 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 Kimball Methodology over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Kimball Lifecycle
Rank 195 180 210
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +30
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 15 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.43% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 9
Average daily rate £398 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4907 4653 5878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.91% 74.92% 72.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3585 3559 4141
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 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 51 92
Average hourly rate £24.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.22% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £17.15 £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%
Kimball Methodology
London

Kimball Methodology
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Kimball Methodology Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Kimball Methodology
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 Kimball Methodology across the City of London region.

Kimball Methodology Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Kimball Methodology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Kimball Methodology 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 Kimball Methodology.

1 29 (90.63%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (71.88%) SQL
3 18 (56.25%) ETL
3 18 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
5 15 (46.88%) T-SQL
5 15 (46.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (40.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (37.50%) Oracle
9 11 (34.38%) Inmon Methodology
10 10 (31.25%) Star Schema
10 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
11 9 (28.13%) Data Modelling
11 9 (28.13%) Big Data
12 8 (25.00%) Finance
13 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (21.88%) MDX
13 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
14 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (18.75%) Analytics
14 6 (18.75%) Dimensional Modelling
14 6 (18.75%) OLAP
14 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
15 5 (15.63%) CRM
15 5 (15.63%) Degree
16 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
16 4 (12.50%) Banking

Kimball Methodology
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Kimball Methodology 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 Kimball Methodology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (90.63%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
3 15 (46.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (40.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (31.25%) Star Schema
7 9 (28.13%) Big Data
8 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (18.75%) OLAP
10 4 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
11 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (9.38%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
12 2 (6.25%) Oracle OWB
12 2 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.13%) ERwin
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Billing
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 4 (12.50%) ETL Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Business Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Business Test Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) MDX
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) J2EE
2 1 (3.13%) SOAP
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (6.25%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (6.25%) NHS
2 2 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.13%) Derivative
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) ETL
1 18 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (34.38%) Inmon Methodology
3 9 (28.13%) Data Modelling
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) Analytics
5 6 (18.75%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (15.63%) CRM
7 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.38%) Data Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.25%) System Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.25%) V-Model
8 2 (6.25%) Data Mapping
8 2 (6.25%) Project Management
8 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.13%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) T-SQL
3 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) ISEB
2 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 3 (9.38%) Informatica
5 2 (6.25%) Teradata
5 2 (6.25%) Greenplum
6 1 (3.13%) Tableau
6 1 (3.13%) Siebel
6 1 (3.13%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) Sybase
6 1 (3.13%) BEA
6 1 (3.13%) CA