The table below looks at the statistics for Star Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Star Schema over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Star Schema
Rank 526 491 505
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +14
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 74 80 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.69% 0.73% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 24
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £346 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £508 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £384 £390
% change year-on-year
-2.21% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £31.80 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.17%
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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10778 10946 10822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.29% 22.81% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7113 6898 6426
Average daily rate £400 £395 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 213 286
Average hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £15.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.80 £47.05 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +3.27%

Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Star Schema Jobs Demand Trend in England

Star Schema
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Star Schema across the England region.

Star Schema Daily Rate Trend in England

Star Schema
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Star Schema across the England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Star Schema Daily Rate Histogram in England

Star Schema
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Star Schema across the England region.

Star Schema Hourly Rate Trend in England

Star Schema
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Star Schema within the England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 50 £413 - 8
South East -16 13 £380 -42.85% 3
West Midlands -16 3 £313 -21.87%
South West -38 3 £425 +10.82% 1
East Midlands -4 1 £350 -6.66% 2
East of England -18 1 - - 1
North West - - - - 1
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Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 79 (58.96%) SQL
2 78 (58.21%) ETL
3 72 (53.73%) Business Intelligence
4 71 (52.99%) Data Warehouse
5 65 (48.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 64 (47.76%) SQL Server
7 54 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (32.09%) Data Modelling
9 41 (30.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 36 (26.87%) Oracle
10 36 (26.87%) Kimball Methodology
11 31 (23.13%) SQL Server 2008
12 27 (20.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 25 (18.66%) MS Excel
13 25 (18.66%) Microsoft
14 24 (17.91%) XML
15 21 (15.67%) Finance
15 21 (15.67%) Analytics
16 20 (14.93%) Relational Database
17 19 (14.18%) T-SQL
17 19 (14.18%) Informatica
18 18 (13.43%) C#
18 18 (13.43%) SQL Server 2005
19 17 (12.69%) Dimensional Modelling
19 17 (12.69%) OLAP
20 16 (11.94%) Business Objects
20 16 (11.94%) PL/SQL
20 16 (11.94%) Inmon Methodology
21 14 (10.45%) Tableau
21 14 (10.45%) Data Mapping

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 7 (5.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.24%) SAS
3 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.75%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 25 (18.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.97%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) SAN
2 2 (1.49%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (52.99%) Data Warehouse
2 65 (48.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 64 (47.76%) SQL Server
4 41 (30.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (23.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (20.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (14.93%) Relational Database
8 18 (13.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (12.69%) OLAP
10 11 (8.21%) RDBMS
11 10 (7.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (7.46%) Big Data
11 10 (7.46%) Oracle Database
12 9 (6.72%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (5.97%) Oracle ODI
13 8 (5.97%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (5.97%) MySQL
14 7 (5.22%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (5.22%) DB2
14 7 (5.22%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Toad
2 4 (2.99%) JIRA
2 4 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.24%) ERwin
4 2 (1.49%) JMeter
4 2 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.49%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.49%) Selenium
4 2 (1.49%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.49%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.75%) PyUnit
General
1 21 (15.67%) Finance
2 5 (3.73%) Banking
3 4 (2.99%) Retail
4 3 (2.24%) Games
5 2 (1.49%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) Publishing
6 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (66.42%) Developer
2 28 (20.90%) SQL Developer
3 16 (11.94%) ETL Developer
4 15 (11.19%) Analyst
5 13 (9.70%) Microstrategy Developer
6 11 (8.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 10 (7.46%) SQL Server Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Architect
8 8 (5.97%) Business Analyst
8 8 (5.97%) Consultant
9 6 (4.48%) Coordinator
9 6 (4.48%) Business Developer
10 5 (3.73%) Test Analyst
10 5 (3.73%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.73%) Data Modeller
11 4 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 4 (2.99%) DataStage Developer
12 3 (2.24%) Technical Leader
12 3 (2.24%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.91%) XML
2 14 (10.45%) MDX
3 8 (5.97%) .NET
4 6 (4.48%) CSS
4 6 (4.48%) XHTML
4 6 (4.48%) HTML
5 5 (3.73%) Ajax
6 3 (2.24%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.24%) SOAP
6 3 (2.24%) Web Services
7 2 (1.49%) JSON
8 1 (0.75%) JDBC
8 1 (0.75%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.48%) CMDB
2 6 (4.48%) Visualisation
3 4 (2.99%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.24%) Data Conversion
4 3 (2.24%) Data Extraction
4 3 (2.24%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.24%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.24%) Online Games
4 3 (2.24%) NHS
5 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.49%) AS400
5 2 (1.49%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) User Experience
6 1 (0.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.73%) UNIX
2 1 (0.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (58.21%) ETL
2 72 (53.73%) Business Intelligence
3 54 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (32.09%) Data Modelling
5 36 (26.87%) Kimball Methodology
6 21 (15.67%) Analytics
7 17 (12.69%) Dimensional Modelling
8 16 (11.94%) Inmon Methodology
9 14 (10.45%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (10.45%) Data Mapping
10 11 (8.21%) Performance Improvement
10 11 (8.21%) Data Management
10 11 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (7.46%) Migration
12 8 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (5.97%) Master Data Management
12 8 (5.97%) Data Migration
13 6 (4.48%) Unit Testing
13 6 (4.48%) UML
13 6 (4.48%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 79 (58.96%) SQL
2 19 (14.18%) T-SQL
3 18 (13.43%) C#
4 16 (11.94%) PL/SQL
5 8 (5.97%) VBA
6 6 (4.48%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.24%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
8 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.75%) Perl
9 1 (0.75%) Java
9 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (5.97%) Degree
2 2 (1.49%) HNC
2 2 (1.49%) HND
3 1 (0.75%) ISEB
3 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) QA
2 2 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.49%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 36 (26.87%) Oracle
2 25 (18.66%) Microsoft
3 19 (14.18%) Informatica
4 16 (11.94%) Business Objects
5 14 (10.45%) Tableau
6 13 (9.70%) Cognos
6 13 (9.70%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (4.48%) Netezza
7 6 (4.48%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 4 (2.99%) Ab Initio
8 4 (2.99%) Teradata
8 4 (2.99%) SAP
9 2 (1.49%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.49%) Perforce
10 1 (0.75%) Siebel
10 1 (0.75%) IBM
10 1 (0.75%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.75%) Greenplum
10 1 (0.75%) Talend
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