The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Star Schema
Rank 176 190 192
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 9 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.085% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.75% 0.37% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £409 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £550 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
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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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1197 1335 1364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 23.37% 22.75% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 938 977 1060
Average daily rate £450 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Average hourly rate £30.12 £36.50 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.49% -30.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £29.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £151.75 £89.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015, 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 18 (94.74%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) ETL
3 12 (63.16%) Kimball Methodology
4 11 (57.89%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
6 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (42.11%) OLAP
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (26.32%) Finance
10 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
10 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
10 4 (21.05%) XML
10 4 (21.05%) Linux
10 4 (21.05%) RAD
10 4 (21.05%) Analytics
10 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
10 4 (21.05%) Data Transformation
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (15.79%) DevOps
11 3 (15.79%) Talend
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (15.79%) Hedge funds
11 3 (15.79%) Tableau
11 3 (15.79%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (42.11%) OLAP
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
7 3 (15.79%) Data Mart
7 3 (15.79%) MySQL
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
8 2 (10.53%) Big Data
8 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (5.26%) OLTP
9 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
9 1 (5.26%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (15.79%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) PyUnit
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
3 4 (21.05%) ETL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ETL Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Data Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) MDX
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) JDBC
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Hedge funds
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) ETL
2 12 (63.16%) Kimball Methodology
3 11 (57.89%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (21.05%) RAD
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Data Transformation
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Data Management
7 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (5.26%) Master Data Management
7 1 (5.26%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (5.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Tableau
2 3 (15.79%) Talend
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Nintex
4 1 (5.26%) Sun
4 1 (5.26%) BMC
4 1 (5.26%) Informatica
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