The first table below looks at the demand for Star Schema 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 Star Schema over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Database & Business Intelligence 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Star Schema
Rank 189 214 224
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +10
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 7 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.15% 0.038%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.52% 0.68% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 1
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£350 £463 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% -33.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £375 £395
% change year-on-year
-18.66% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.75
Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1334 1615 1607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 23.03% 22.72% 20.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 1190 1197
Average daily rate £450 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £51.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.07% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £13.20 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.03 £52.50 £50.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
Star Schema
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Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Star Schema Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Star Schema
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 Star Schema across the City of London region.

Star Schema Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Star Schema
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Star Schema across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Star Schema Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 14 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (72.22%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 11 (61.11%) ETL
4 11 (61.11%) Kimball Methodology
5 10 (55.56%) Big Data
5 10 (55.56%) Oracle
5 10 (55.56%) Data Modelling
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (50.00%) Inmon Methodology
7 7 (38.89%) Analytics
7 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (33.33%) Teradata
8 6 (33.33%) Data Mapping
8 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 5 (27.78%) Finance
9 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
9 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
10 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
10 4 (22.22%) Informatica
11 3 (16.67%) Migration
11 3 (16.67%) DB2
11 3 (16.67%) Business Objects

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (55.56%) Big Data
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (16.67%) DB2
7 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
7 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (11.11%) MySQL
9 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (5.56%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JMeter
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
1 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
1 2 (11.11%) LoadUI
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) ETL Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Business Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Informatica ETL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) OBIEE Architect
5 1 (5.56%) ETL Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) JSON
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Conversion
1 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (11.11%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (61.11%) ETL
2 11 (61.11%) Kimball Methodology
3 10 (55.56%) Data Modelling
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) Inmon Methodology
5 7 (38.89%) Analytics
6 6 (33.33%) Data Mapping
7 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
8 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
8 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
8 3 (16.67%) Migration
8 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
9 2 (11.11%) System Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Teradata
3 4 (22.22%) Informatica
4 3 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 3 (16.67%) Greenplum
5 2 (11.11%) Talend
6 1 (5.56%) Cognos
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