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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Star Schema
Rank 566 588 538
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -50
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 69 41 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.077% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% 0.33% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 25 52
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £325 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £463 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +27.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £57.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.75 -
Star Schema
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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
11445 12431 11274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.73% 23.46% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7686 8223 7065
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 204 178
Median hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.20 £13.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.00%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -1 34 £500 +18.76% 5
Yorkshire - 13 £400 -
South West +16 7 £450 +16.12%
North West +13 7 £500 +15.60%
South East +1 6 £375 -6.25%
North East - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £400 -
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Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 89 (67.94%) Data Warehouse
2 77 (58.78%) Data Modelling
3 65 (49.62%) ETL
4 56 (42.75%) SQL
5 49 (37.40%) Finance
6 46 (35.11%) Oracle
7 45 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (27.48%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (25.95%) SQL Server
10 31 (23.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 29 (22.14%) Analytics
12 28 (21.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 28 (21.37%) BusinessObjects
13 26 (19.85%) Kimball Methodology
14 23 (17.56%) Data Analysis
15 22 (16.79%) Data Structures
16 20 (15.27%) Degree
16 20 (15.27%) Informatica
17 19 (14.50%) SOA
17 19 (14.50%) PL/SQL
17 19 (14.50%) Scrum
18 17 (12.98%) Migration
19 16 (12.21%) Java
19 16 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
19 16 (12.21%) Relational Database
19 16 (12.21%) Amazon Redshift
20 15 (11.45%) Data Management
20 15 (11.45%) OLAP
20 15 (11.45%) SAP
20 15 (11.45%) Microsoft

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 (6.11%) Confluence
2 5 (3.82%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.05%) SAS
4 2 (1.53%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.53%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (3.05%) SAP CRM
2 4 (3.05%) SAP hybris
2 4 (3.05%) SAP MDM
3 3 (2.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.76%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.11%) Amazon Kinesis
2 8 (6.11%) Amazon S3
2 8 (6.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 8 (6.11%) GitHub
3 4 (3.05%) Veeva
4 2 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (67.94%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (25.95%) SQL Server
3 31 (23.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (21.37%) BusinessObjects
4 28 (21.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (12.21%) Amazon Redshift
5 16 (12.21%) Relational Database
6 15 (11.45%) OLAP
7 14 (10.69%) Oracle Database
8 13 (9.92%) MySQL
8 13 (9.92%) Oracle OLAP
8 13 (9.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (9.16%) Big Data
9 12 (9.16%) Hadoop
9 12 (9.16%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (8.40%) Oracle Database 12c
11 10 (7.63%) Snowflake Schema
12 9 (6.87%) IBM InfoSphere
13 8 (6.11%) DataStage
14 7 (5.34%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (10.69%) ERwin
1 14 (10.69%) Talend Open Studio
2 13 (9.92%) Jenkins
2 13 (9.92%) JIRA
3 12 (9.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 12 (9.16%) Visual Studio
4 11 (8.40%) Oracle APEX
5 10 (7.63%) Maven
6 5 (3.82%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.29%) JUnit
7 3 (2.29%) PigUnit
7 3 (2.29%) PowerDesigner
7 3 (2.29%) PyUnit
7 3 (2.29%) RSpec
7 3 (2.29%) Selenium
8 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.76%) Toad
General
1 49 (37.40%) Finance
2 10 (7.63%) Banking
3 5 (3.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.05%) Law
4 4 (3.05%) Marketing
5 3 (2.29%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.53%) Legal
6 2 (1.53%) Publishing
6 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.76%) Front Office
7 1 (0.76%) International Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (42.75%) Developer
2 23 (17.56%) Architect
2 23 (17.56%) Data Architect
3 19 (14.50%) Data Modeller
3 19 (14.50%) SQL Developer
4 17 (12.98%) Analyst
5 15 (11.45%) ETL Developer
6 11 (8.40%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 11 (8.40%) Senior Developer
7 10 (7.63%) Data Analyst
8 9 (6.87%) Consultant
8 9 (6.87%) Senior Data Modeller
9 7 (5.34%) Database Developer
9 7 (5.34%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (5.34%) Tester
10 6 (4.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
10 6 (4.58%) Informatica Developer
10 6 (4.58%) PL/SQL Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Senior ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.92%) Web Services
1 13 (9.92%) XML
2 11 (8.40%) REST
2 11 (8.40%) WSDL
2 11 (8.40%) XSD
3 10 (7.63%) MDX
4 2 (1.53%) Apache Tez
4 2 (1.53%) JSON
5 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.76%) HTML
5 1 (0.76%) JDBC
5 1 (0.76%) ODBC
5 1 (0.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.79%) Data Structures
2 14 (10.69%) Data Integration
3 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (8.40%) Computer Science
5 10 (7.63%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.58%) Market Risk
6 6 (4.58%) NHS
6 6 (4.58%) Visualisation
7 4 (3.05%) Social Network
8 3 (2.29%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.53%) CESG
9 2 (1.53%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.76%) Blog
10 1 (0.76%) Clustering
10 1 (0.76%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.76%) Derivative
10 1 (0.76%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.29%) Linux
2 2 (1.53%) Android
2 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (58.78%) Data Modelling
2 65 (49.62%) ETL
3 45 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (27.48%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (22.14%) Analytics
6 26 (19.85%) Kimball Methodology
7 23 (17.56%) Data Analysis
8 19 (14.50%) Scrum
8 19 (14.50%) SOA
9 17 (12.98%) Migration
10 15 (11.45%) Data Management
11 14 (10.69%) Data Architecture
11 14 (10.69%) Mentoring
12 13 (9.92%) Business Analysis
12 13 (9.92%) Data Migration
12 13 (9.92%) Project Management
13 12 (9.16%) ETL Development
13 12 (9.16%) Logical Data Model
14 11 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (7.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (42.75%) SQL
2 19 (14.50%) PL/SQL
3 16 (12.21%) Java
4 9 (6.87%) T-SQL
5 8 (6.11%) C
6 6 (4.58%) Python
7 5 (3.82%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.53%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (0.76%) C#
9 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.76%) R
9 1 (0.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (15.27%) Degree
2 14 (10.69%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.40%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.05%) HNC
4 4 (3.05%) HND
5 2 (1.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (1.53%) CCSP
5 2 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.53%) CISM
5 2 (1.53%) CISSP
5 2 (1.53%) ISEB
5 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.76%) MCITP
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.69%) Data Quality
2 11 (8.40%) QA
3 2 (1.53%) COBIT
3 2 (1.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.53%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.11%) Docker
1 8 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (6.11%) Xen
2 2 (1.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (2.29%) Control-M
3 2 (1.53%) Oozie
4 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (35.11%) Oracle
2 20 (15.27%) Informatica
3 15 (11.45%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.45%) SAP
4 14 (10.69%) Talend
5 12 (9.16%) Cognos
5 12 (9.16%) IBM
5 12 (9.16%) Teradata
6 10 (7.63%) Tableau
7 8 (6.11%) Citrix
7 8 (6.11%) VMware
8 6 (4.58%) Hyperion
8 6 (4.58%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (3.05%) Concur
9 4 (3.05%) hybris
9 4 (3.05%) Infor
9 4 (3.05%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.53%) Actuate
10 2 (1.53%) Chordiant
10 2 (1.53%) Vertica