The first table below looks at the demand for Kimball Methodology skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kimball Methodology over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Kimball Lifecycle
Rank 62 76 58
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.71% 0.11% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.15% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £300 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
515 670 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 73.26% 73.38% 71.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 370 313
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 18
Average hourly rate £17.86 £10.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.60% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.14 £9.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Kimball Methodology
Scotland

Kimball Methodology
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kimball Methodology across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Kimball Methodology Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Kimball Methodology
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology across the Glasgow region.

Kimball Methodology Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Kimball Methodology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Kimball Methodology 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 Kimball Methodology.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (100.00%) Inmon Methodology
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Star Schema
2 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (50.00%) ETL
3 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) JUnit
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) VMware

Kimball Methodology
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Kimball Methodology 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 Kimball Methodology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (62.50%) Star Schema
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
1 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
1 4 (50.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 4 (50.00%) RSpec
1 4 (50.00%) JBehave
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (50.00%) WATIR
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
1 4 (50.00%) Gradle
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (25.00%) Hudson
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Inmon Methodology
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (50.00%) User Stories
3 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (50.00%) ATDD
3 4 (50.00%) ETL
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Data Management
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) High Availability
5 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Groovy
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) IBM