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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Star Schema over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Star Schema
Rank 567 570 553
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 50 67 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.45% 0.55% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 39 53
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £325 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -
Star Schema
UK

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
11144 12191 11241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.78% 23.21% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7445 8153 7272
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 179 179
Median hourly rate £39.20 £33.55 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.84% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +34.20%

Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Star Schema as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Star Schema within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 20 £500 +15.34%
South East +4 9 £375 -6.25% 2
Yorkshire - 7 £375 -
North West +3 6 £368 +3.15%
South West - 6 £400 -
West Midlands -18 1 £425 -10.52%
East of England - 1 £400 -
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Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Star Schema also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Star Schema.

1 85 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 69 (57.98%) Data Modelling
3 61 (51.26%) ETL
4 56 (47.06%) SQL
5 48 (40.34%) Oracle
6 38 (31.93%) Finance
7 37 (31.09%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 32 (26.89%) Analytics
10 31 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (25.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 30 (25.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 28 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
13 27 (22.69%) Kimball Methodology
14 26 (21.85%) Data Structures
14 26 (21.85%) Data Analysis
15 23 (19.33%) PL/SQL
16 22 (18.49%) Informatica
17 20 (16.81%) Relational Database
18 17 (14.29%) Migration
18 17 (14.29%) Data Management
18 17 (14.29%) Degree
18 17 (14.29%) Data Quality
19 16 (13.45%) Data Architecture
19 16 (13.45%) OLAP
20 15 (12.61%) Security Cleared
21 14 (11.76%) Hadoop
21 14 (11.76%) QA
21 14 (11.76%) Oracle OLAP
21 14 (11.76%) Teradata

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.72%) Confluence
2 7 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.20%) SAS
4 3 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.84%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.68%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (3.36%) SAP CRM
2 4 (3.36%) SAP hybris
3 3 (2.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.84%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.84%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.72%) GitHub
3 3 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.84%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.84%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.84%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 30 (25.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (25.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
5 20 (16.81%) Relational Database
6 16 (13.45%) OLAP
7 14 (11.76%) Hadoop
7 14 (11.76%) Oracle Database
7 14 (11.76%) Oracle OLAP
8 13 (10.92%) Big Data
9 11 (9.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 11 (9.24%) Oracle Database 12c
9 11 (9.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (7.56%) Amazon Redshift
10 9 (7.56%) DataStage
10 9 (7.56%) IBM InfoSphere
10 9 (7.56%) Snowflake Schema
11 8 (6.72%) MySQL
11 8 (6.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (10.08%) Jenkins
1 12 (10.08%) JIRA
1 12 (10.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 12 (10.08%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.24%) Oracle APEX
3 10 (8.40%) Maven
3 10 (8.40%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (5.88%) ERwin
5 4 (3.36%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.52%) Selenium
7 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.68%) JUnit
7 2 (1.68%) PigUnit
7 2 (1.68%) PyUnit
7 2 (1.68%) RSpec
8 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.84%) Toad
General
1 38 (31.93%) Finance
2 7 (5.88%) Banking
3 3 (2.52%) Law
3 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.68%) Back Office
4 2 (1.68%) Legal
4 2 (1.68%) Marketing
4 2 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.68%) Publishing
5 1 (0.84%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Electronics
5 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (40.34%) Developer
2 25 (21.01%) Architect
3 24 (20.17%) Data Architect
4 17 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 16 (13.45%) Analyst
6 15 (12.61%) Data Modeller
7 13 (10.92%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 11 (9.24%) Data Analyst
9 9 (7.56%) Consultant
10 8 (6.72%) ETL Developer
10 8 (6.72%) Informatica Developer
10 8 (6.72%) PL/SQL Developer
11 7 (5.88%) Database Developer
11 7 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (5.88%) Senior Data Modeller
12 6 (5.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 6 (5.04%) SAP Developer
12 6 (5.04%) Tester
13 5 (4.20%) Applications Developer
13 5 (4.20%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.92%) Web Services
1 13 (10.92%) XML
2 11 (9.24%) REST
2 11 (9.24%) WSDL
2 11 (9.24%) XSD
3 9 (7.56%) MDX
4 2 (1.68%) Apache Avro
4 2 (1.68%) ELK Stack
4 2 (1.68%) Kafka
4 2 (1.68%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (0.84%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.84%) Apache Tez
5 1 (0.84%) JDBC
5 1 (0.84%) JSON
5 1 (0.84%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.85%) Data Structures
2 14 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.40%) Visualisation
4 9 (7.56%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.72%) Management Information System
6 6 (5.04%) NHS
7 5 (4.20%) Data Integration
8 4 (3.36%) Social Network
9 3 (2.52%) CESG
9 3 (2.52%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.68%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.84%) Blog
11 1 (0.84%) Clustering
11 1 (0.84%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.52%) Linux
2 2 (1.68%) Android
2 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (57.98%) Data Modelling
2 61 (51.26%) ETL
3 37 (31.09%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (26.89%) Analytics
5 31 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (22.69%) Kimball Methodology
7 26 (21.85%) Data Analysis
8 17 (14.29%) Data Management
8 17 (14.29%) Migration
9 16 (13.45%) Data Architecture
10 12 (10.08%) Data Governance
10 12 (10.08%) Data Migration
10 12 (10.08%) ETL Development
10 12 (10.08%) Project Management
10 12 (10.08%) SOA
11 11 (9.24%) Business Analysis
11 11 (9.24%) Time Management
12 10 (8.40%) Coaching
12 10 (8.40%) Data Analytics
13 9 (7.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (47.06%) SQL
2 23 (19.33%) PL/SQL
3 10 (8.40%) Java
3 10 (8.40%) T-SQL
4 8 (6.72%) C
4 8 (6.72%) Python
5 4 (3.36%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.52%) Scala
7 2 (1.68%) ANSI SQL
7 2 (1.68%) Perl
7 2 (1.68%) Ruby
8 1 (0.84%) C#
8 1 (0.84%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (14.29%) Degree
2 15 (12.61%) Security Cleared
3 11 (9.24%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.36%) HNC
4 4 (3.36%) HND
5 3 (2.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 3 (2.52%) CCSP
5 3 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.52%) CISM
5 3 (2.52%) CISSP
6 2 (1.68%) ISEB
6 2 (1.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 14 (11.76%) QA
3 3 (2.52%) COBIT
3 3 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.52%) ISO22301
4 2 (1.68%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (6.72%) Xen
2 2 (1.68%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.84%) Docker
3 1 (0.84%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (2.52%) Control-M
3 2 (1.68%) Grafana
3 2 (1.68%) Kibana
3 2 (1.68%) logstash
3 2 (1.68%) Nagios
4 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.84%) Oozie
Vendors
1 48 (40.34%) Oracle
2 22 (18.49%) Informatica
3 14 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.76%) SAP
3 14 (11.76%) Teradata
4 12 (10.08%) Cognos
4 12 (10.08%) IBM
5 10 (8.40%) Tableau
5 10 (8.40%) Talend
6 8 (6.72%) Citrix
6 8 (6.72%) VMware
7 6 (5.04%) Hyperion
7 6 (5.04%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (3.36%) hybris
9 2 (1.68%) Actuate
9 2 (1.68%) Chordiant
9 2 (1.68%) Vertica
10 1 (0.84%) Capita
10 1 (0.84%) Remedy
10 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com