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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Star Schema
Rank 194 214 232
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +18
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 6 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.19% 0.025%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.46% 0.85% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £394 £395
% change year-on-year
-22.53% -0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.75
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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
1306 1643 1616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.11% 22.84% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 997 1220 1179
Average daily rate £450 £438 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 19
Average hourly rate £44.50 £36.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.91% +12.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (82.35%) SQL
1 14 (82.35%) Data Warehouse
1 14 (82.35%) ETL
2 11 (64.71%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 10 (58.82%) Kimball Methodology
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (47.06%) Data Modelling
6 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
6 7 (41.18%) Oracle
6 7 (41.18%) Big Data
7 6 (35.29%) Analytics
7 6 (35.29%) Inmon Methodology
7 6 (35.29%) Teradata
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (29.41%) Data Mapping
9 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
9 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Greenplum
10 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (17.65%) Migration
10 3 (17.65%) DB2
10 3 (17.65%) Business Objects

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (41.18%) Big Data
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (17.65%) DB2
7 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (11.76%) MySQL
9 1 (5.88%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JMeter
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
1 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
1 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
1 2 (11.76%) LoadUI
2 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) ETL Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Tester
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Test Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Business Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Business Test Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Designer
7 1 (5.88%) OBIEE Architect
7 1 (5.88%) ETL Designer
7 1 (5.88%) Talend Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
2 2 (11.76%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
1 3 (17.65%) Data Conversion
2 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) ETL
2 11 (64.71%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (58.82%) Kimball Methodology
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) Data Modelling
6 6 (35.29%) Analytics
6 6 (35.29%) Inmon Methodology
7 5 (29.41%) Data Mapping
8 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Migration
9 3 (17.65%) RAD
9 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
9 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
9 3 (17.65%) Data Reconciliation
10 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
10 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (11.76%) Data Validation
10 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
3 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Teradata
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Informatica
4 3 (17.65%) Greenplum
4 3 (17.65%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) Cognos
5 1 (5.88%) Tableau
5 1 (5.88%) Talend
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