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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Star Schema
Rank 192 211 194
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 10 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.14% 0.063%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.77% 0.58% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 1
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£425 £494 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.92% -1.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £348 £390
% change year-on-year
+7.91% -10.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.80 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -25.17%
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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
1295 1715 1424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.43% 24.59% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1037 1304 1097
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 14
Average hourly rate £34.00 £41.53 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.13% +49.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £31.50 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £104.10 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 (93.33%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (80.00%) ETL
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (46.67%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) RAD
7 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (20.00%) Hedge funds
9 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
9 3 (20.00%) XML
9 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
10 2 (13.33%) OLAP
10 2 (13.33%) SOAP
10 2 (13.33%) Web Services
10 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 2 (13.33%) Informatica
10 2 (13.33%) Data Management
10 2 (13.33%) JIRA
10 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects XI

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) OLAP
6 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
6 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (13.33%) Data Mart
6 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
7 1 (6.67%) Big Data
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
7 1 (6.67%) OLTP
7 1 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) LoadUI
3 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) JMeter
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 5 (33.33%) ETL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ETL Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Talend Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Integration Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ETL Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Conversion
3 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ETL
2 9 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (33.33%) RAD
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Inmon Methodology
6 1 (6.67%) Data Transformation
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (6.67%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Informatica
2 2 (13.33%) Tableau
3 1 (6.67%) Talend
3 1 (6.67%) Teradata
3 1 (6.67%) BMC
3 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
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