The table below looks at the statistics for Star Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Star Schema over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Star Schema
Rank 358 374 323
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -51
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 40 19 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.088% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% 0.39% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 21
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£463 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £353 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.92% -11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
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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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4818 4898 4519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.81% 22.73% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3433 3378 3122
Average daily rate £450 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £18.00 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £104.75 £49.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Star Schema Jobs Demand Trend in London

Star Schema
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Star Schema Daily Rate Trend in London

Star Schema
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Star Schema across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Star Schema Daily Rate Histogram in London

Star Schema
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Star Schema Hourly Rate Trend in London

Star Schema
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
City of London +17 9 £433 -6.23% 6
Croydon - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Star Schema
England

Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 60 (70.59%) Data Warehouse
2 55 (64.71%) SQL
3 42 (49.41%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (47.06%) ETL
5 37 (43.53%) Data Modelling
5 37 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (43.53%) Kimball Methodology
6 33 (38.82%) SQL Server
7 32 (37.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (24.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (23.53%) Tableau
9 20 (23.53%) Oracle
9 20 (23.53%) PL/SQL
10 19 (22.35%) Inmon Methodology
11 18 (21.18%) Analytics
12 17 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 17 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (20.00%) Finance
13 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
13 16 (18.82%) Big Data
14 14 (16.47%) OLAP
14 14 (16.47%) UNIX
15 13 (15.29%) Informatica
15 13 (15.29%) MS Excel
15 13 (15.29%) Banking
15 13 (15.29%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (15.29%) Degree
16 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (12.94%) SQL Server 2012
18 10 (11.76%) Performance Tuning

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (4.71%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.88%) PowerPivot
3 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Summit
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (70.59%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (38.82%) SQL Server
3 32 (37.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (24.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (18.82%) Big Data
7 14 (16.47%) OLAP
8 13 (15.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (12.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (9.41%) BusinessObjects XI
10 8 (9.41%) DB2
11 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (8.24%) Hadoop
11 7 (8.24%) KDB
11 7 (8.24%) QlikView
12 6 (7.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
12 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
12 6 (7.06%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (7.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) JIRA
2 4 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.53%) PyUnit
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.35%) Toad
5 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (20.00%) Finance
2 13 (15.29%) Banking
3 6 (7.06%) Retail
4 5 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.53%) Games
6 1 (1.18%) Legal
6 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.18%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (76.47%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 12 (14.12%) ETL Developer
4 11 (12.94%) Consultant
5 10 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Microstrategy Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Data Consultant
8 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Integration Consultant
9 5 (5.88%) Data Integration Consultant
10 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Database Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse Consultant
11 3 (3.53%) Architect
11 3 (3.53%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) XML
2 8 (9.41%) MDX
3 5 (5.88%) SOAP
4 3 (3.53%) J2EE
4 3 (3.53%) JDBC
5 1 (1.18%) .NET
5 1 (1.18%) Web Services
5 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.18%) DAO
5 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (1.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.18%) WCF
5 1 (1.18%) WF
5 1 (1.18%) GWT
5 1 (1.18%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.59%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.24%) Data Integration
3 7 (8.24%) Visualisation
4 5 (5.88%) Fixed Income
4 5 (5.88%) Equities
4 5 (5.88%) Derivative
4 5 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.71%) Reference Data
6 3 (3.53%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (3.53%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.53%) Credit Risk
6 3 (3.53%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (3.53%) Freedom of Information Act
6 3 (3.53%) Online Games
7 2 (2.35%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.35%) AS400
8 1 (1.18%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) UNIX
2 10 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (2.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (49.41%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (47.06%) ETL
3 37 (43.53%) Data Modelling
3 37 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (43.53%) Kimball Methodology
4 19 (22.35%) Inmon Methodology
5 18 (21.18%) Analytics
6 10 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (11.76%) Data Management
7 9 (10.59%) Data Analysis
8 8 (9.41%) Data Mapping
9 7 (8.24%) Dimensional Modelling
9 7 (8.24%) Master Data Management
10 6 (7.06%) TDD
10 6 (7.06%) RAD
11 5 (5.88%) Data Security
11 5 (5.88%) Data Governance
11 5 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.88%) Data Virtualisation
12 4 (4.71%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 55 (64.71%) SQL
2 20 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 17 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 10 (11.76%) Java
4 10 (11.76%) Perl
5 8 (9.41%) VBA
6 5 (5.88%) Python
7 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.71%) C#
8 3 (3.53%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 2 (2.35%) C++
10 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) MCP
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (3.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) Control-M
2 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) Tableau
1 20 (23.53%) Oracle
2 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
3 13 (15.29%) Informatica
4 8 (9.41%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (5.88%) BMC
5 5 (5.88%) Lattice Semiconductor
5 5 (5.88%) Greenplum
6 4 (4.71%) Cognos
6 4 (4.71%) Sybase
7 3 (3.53%) SAP
7 3 (3.53%) IBM
7 3 (3.53%) Ab Initio
7 3 (3.53%) Teradata
7 3 (3.53%) Netezza
8 2 (2.35%) Perforce
8 2 (2.35%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.18%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.18%) Google
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