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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Star Schema
Rank 499 486 514
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +28
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 70 85 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.65% 0.78% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 55 30
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£375 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £350 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £394 £395
% change year-on-year
-22.53% -0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.75
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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
10824 10904 11425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.83% 22.55% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6942 6885 6648
Average daily rate £400 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
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 £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 186 291
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £17.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.40 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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 15 September 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 15 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 44 £420 +5.00% 10
Yorkshire - 17 £288 -
South East -28 3 £380 -39.56% 1
South West -43 2 £425 +11.98%
North West - 2 £331 -
East of England -26 1 - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
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Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 78 (66.10%) SQL
2 70 (59.32%) ETL
3 67 (56.78%) Business Intelligence
4 64 (54.24%) Data Warehouse
5 61 (51.69%) SQL Server
6 59 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 48 (40.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 47 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (32.20%) Oracle
10 37 (31.36%) Kimball Methodology
11 32 (27.12%) SQL Server 2008
12 31 (26.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 31 (26.27%) Data Modelling
13 28 (23.73%) Microsoft
14 27 (22.88%) Finance
15 24 (20.34%) XML
16 22 (18.64%) MS Excel
16 22 (18.64%) T-SQL
17 21 (17.80%) PL/SQL
17 21 (17.80%) Business Objects
18 20 (16.95%) Inmon Methodology
19 18 (15.25%) C#
20 17 (14.41%) Relational Database
20 17 (14.41%) Analytics
21 16 (13.56%) Dimensional Modelling
21 16 (13.56%) SQL Server 2005
22 15 (12.71%) Big Data
22 15 (12.71%) Performance Tuning
22 15 (12.71%) Informatica
23 14 (11.86%) Oracle Database

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 9 (7.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.54%) SAS
2 3 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.08%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) SAN
2 2 (1.69%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (54.24%) Data Warehouse
2 61 (51.69%) SQL Server
3 59 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (40.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (27.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (26.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (14.41%) Relational Database
8 16 (13.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (12.71%) Big Data
10 14 (11.86%) Oracle Database
11 12 (10.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (9.32%) OLAP
13 8 (6.78%) RDBMS
14 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (5.08%) Oracle ODI
16 5 (4.24%) Snowflake Schema
16 5 (4.24%) Crystal Reports
16 5 (4.24%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (4.24%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Toad
2 3 (2.54%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.69%) JMeter
3 2 (1.69%) Selenium
3 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.69%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.69%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.69%) LoadUI
4 1 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (22.88%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Banking
3 2 (1.69%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.69%) Games
3 2 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Publishing
4 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (71.19%) Developer
2 21 (17.80%) SQL Developer
3 19 (16.10%) ETL Developer
4 15 (12.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 13 (11.02%) Microstrategy Developer
6 12 (10.17%) Analyst
7 9 (7.63%) SQL Server Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Business Developer
9 7 (5.93%) Test Analyst
10 6 (5.08%) Coordinator
10 6 (5.08%) Architect
10 6 (5.08%) Oracle Developer
11 5 (4.24%) Business Analyst
11 5 (4.24%) Consultant
12 4 (3.39%) Senior Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Tester
12 4 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL Developer
13 3 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
13 3 (2.54%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.34%) XML
2 11 (9.32%) MDX
3 9 (7.63%) .NET
4 6 (5.08%) CSS
4 6 (5.08%) XHTML
4 6 (5.08%) HTML
5 5 (4.24%) Ajax
6 3 (2.54%) SOAP
6 3 (2.54%) Web Services
6 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.69%) JSON
8 1 (0.85%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.08%) CMDB
4 5 (4.24%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.54%) Data Conversion
5 3 (2.54%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.54%) NHS
6 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.69%) AS400
6 2 (1.69%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.69%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (1.69%) Online Games
6 2 (1.69%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.69%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.69%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.85%) FMCG
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.85%) User Experience
7 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.47%) UNIX
2 3 (2.54%) Solaris
2 3 (2.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (59.32%) ETL
2 67 (56.78%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (31.36%) Kimball Methodology
5 31 (26.27%) Data Modelling
6 20 (16.95%) Inmon Methodology
7 17 (14.41%) Analytics
8 16 (13.56%) Dimensional Modelling
9 15 (12.71%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (9.32%) Performance Improvement
10 11 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (9.32%) Data Mapping
10 11 (9.32%) Migration
11 9 (7.63%) Data Migration
12 8 (6.78%) Data Management
13 6 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (5.08%) Master Data Management
14 5 (4.24%) System Testing
14 5 (4.24%) Waterfall
14 5 (4.24%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (66.10%) SQL
2 22 (18.64%) T-SQL
3 21 (17.80%) PL/SQL
4 18 (15.25%) C#
5 8 (6.78%) VBA
6 6 (5.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.69%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (9.32%) Degree
2 3 (2.54%) ISEB
2 3 (2.54%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.69%) HNC
3 2 (1.69%) HND
3 2 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.85%) Control-M
2 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (32.20%) Oracle
2 28 (23.73%) Microsoft
3 21 (17.80%) Business Objects
4 15 (12.71%) Informatica
5 13 (11.02%) MicroStrategy
6 11 (9.32%) Cognos
7 6 (5.08%) Teradata
7 6 (5.08%) Netezza
8 5 (4.24%) Tableau
9 4 (3.39%) Lattice Semiconductor
10 3 (2.54%) Greenplum
10 3 (2.54%) SAP
11 2 (1.69%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.69%) Ab Initio
12 1 (0.85%) Talend
12 1 (0.85%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.85%) Perforce
12 1 (0.85%) Siebel
12 1 (0.85%) IBM
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