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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Star Schema
Rank 192 202 219
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 7 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.17% 0.038%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 0.75% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 1
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£388 £463 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% -33.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £380 £395
% change year-on-year
-19.63% -3.92%
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
1310 1610 1603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.57% 22.72% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 1179 1190
Average daily rate £450 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £51.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.98% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £12.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.61 £52.50 £50.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Star Schema
London

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 30 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 30 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 15 (78.95%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
4 12 (63.16%) ETL
5 10 (52.63%) Data Modelling
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 10 (52.63%) Big Data
5 10 (52.63%) Kimball Methodology
6 9 (47.37%) Inmon Methodology
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle
6 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (42.11%) Analytics
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (31.58%) Teradata
9 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (31.58%) Data Mapping
9 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
9 6 (31.58%) Finance
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
10 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
11 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
11 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
12 3 (15.79%) DB2
12 3 (15.79%) Business Objects
12 3 (15.79%) Web Services
12 3 (15.79%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) Big Data
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (15.79%) DB2
7 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
7 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
8 2 (10.53%) MySQL
9 1 (5.26%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) LoadUI
1 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
1 2 (10.53%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
1 2 (10.53%) JMeter
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) ETL Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Business Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Business Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) OBIEE Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Talend Developer
6 1 (5.26%) ETL Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) JSON
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
1 3 (15.79%) Data Conversion
2 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (10.53%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (10.53%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (63.16%) ETL
3 10 (52.63%) Data Modelling
3 10 (52.63%) Kimball Methodology
4 9 (47.37%) Inmon Methodology
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) Analytics
6 6 (31.58%) Data Mapping
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
8 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
8 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
8 3 (15.79%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
8 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (15.79%) Data Reconciliation
9 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Teradata
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Business Objects
3 3 (15.79%) Informatica
3 3 (15.79%) Greenplum
4 2 (10.53%) Talend
5 1 (5.26%) Cognos
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
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