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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Star Schema
Rank 375 373 371
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 36 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.67% 0.62% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 23
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£413 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £350 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £305 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.03% -12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.75 - -
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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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5409 5306 5202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.13% 22.81% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3786 3661 3520
Average daily rate £450 £438 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £593 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 29 66
Average hourly rate £27.78 £27.50 £24.01
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +14.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £11.75 £17.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £125.00 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -6 9 £419 +8.06% 5
Feltham - 3 £398 -
Uxbridge - 2 £388 - 1
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Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 73 (77.66%) ETL
2 67 (71.28%) Data Warehouse
3 60 (63.83%) SQL
4 48 (51.06%) SQL Server
5 44 (46.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (45.74%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (43.62%) Data Modelling
8 40 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (35.11%) Finance
10 28 (29.79%) Performance Tuning
11 26 (27.66%) Greenplum
12 23 (24.47%) T-SQL
13 22 (23.40%) Kimball Methodology
14 21 (22.34%) Unit Testing
14 21 (22.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (22.34%) XML
14 21 (22.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 19 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (20.21%) ETL Development
16 18 (19.15%) Security Cleared
16 18 (19.15%) UNIX
17 17 (18.09%) Python
17 17 (18.09%) PL/SQL
17 17 (18.09%) Informatica
17 17 (18.09%) Data Analysis
17 17 (18.09%) SC Cleared
17 17 (18.09%) Requirements Analysis
18 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
19 15 (15.96%) Banking
20 14 (14.89%) OLAP

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.13%) SAS
3 1 (1.06%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MS Excel
1 8 (8.51%) MS Visio
1 8 (8.51%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.06%) MS Project
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (71.28%) Data Warehouse
2 48 (51.06%) SQL Server
3 44 (46.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (22.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (22.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (14.89%) OLAP
6 12 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (11.70%) Big Data
7 11 (11.70%) BusinessObjects XI
8 10 (10.64%) QlikView
8 10 (10.64%) Relational Database
8 10 (10.64%) DB2
9 8 (8.51%) Data Mart
10 7 (7.45%) KDB
10 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Power View
11 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
11 6 (6.38%) RDBMS
11 6 (6.38%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.26%) JIRA
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.13%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.06%) ERwin
5 1 (1.06%) ProC
5 1 (1.06%) Toad
5 1 (1.06%) PyUnit
General
1 33 (35.11%) Finance
2 15 (15.96%) Banking
3 9 (9.57%) Retail
4 7 (7.45%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.26%) Marketing
6 2 (2.13%) Advertising
7 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.06%) Legal
7 1 (1.06%) French Language
Job Titles
1 71 (75.53%) Developer
2 33 (35.11%) ETL Developer
3 16 (17.02%) Analyst
4 12 (12.77%) SQL Developer
5 11 (11.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Designer
6 8 (8.51%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Architect
6 8 (8.51%) Data Architect
7 6 (6.38%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) Consultant
8 5 (5.32%) Analyst Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (4.26%) ETL Designer
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Business Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Database Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Business Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse Consultant
10 3 (3.19%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.34%) XML
2 9 (9.57%) MDX
2 9 (9.57%) .NET
3 3 (3.19%) Web Services
4 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.06%) JDBC
4 1 (1.06%) WCF
4 1 (1.06%) WF
4 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (1.06%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.06%) Middleware
4 1 (1.06%) DAO
4 1 (1.06%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.06%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.38%) Data Structures
4 5 (5.32%) Fixed Income
4 5 (5.32%) Equities
4 5 (5.32%) Derivative
4 5 (5.32%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (4.26%) Reference Data
5 4 (4.26%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.13%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.06%) FMCG
8 1 (1.06%) Statistics
8 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.06%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (1.06%) Economics
8 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.15%) UNIX
2 14 (14.89%) Linux
3 4 (4.26%) Windows
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (77.66%) ETL
2 43 (45.74%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (43.62%) Data Modelling
4 40 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (29.79%) Performance Tuning
6 22 (23.40%) Kimball Methodology
7 21 (22.34%) Unit Testing
8 19 (20.21%) ETL Development
9 17 (18.09%) Data Analysis
9 17 (18.09%) Requirements Analysis
10 14 (14.89%) Data Mapping
11 12 (12.77%) Technical Analysis
11 12 (12.77%) Data Management
12 11 (11.70%) Inmon Methodology
13 10 (10.64%) Analytics
13 10 (10.64%) Dimensional Modelling
14 7 (7.45%) Logical Data Model
14 7 (7.45%) Physical Data Model
15 6 (6.38%) Office Automation
15 6 (6.38%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (63.83%) SQL
2 23 (24.47%) T-SQL
3 17 (18.09%) Python
3 17 (18.09%) PL/SQL
4 8 (8.51%) Shell Script
4 8 (8.51%) Perl
5 5 (5.32%) Java
6 4 (4.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (2.13%) C#
8 1 (1.06%) C
8 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.06%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 17 (18.09%) SC Cleared
3 13 (13.83%) Degree
4 5 (5.32%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.13%) ISEB
5 2 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.06%) MCP
6 1 (1.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.06%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (27.66%) Greenplum
2 17 (18.09%) Informatica
3 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.77%) Oracle
5 10 (10.64%) Cognos
5 10 (10.64%) Tableau
5 10 (10.64%) Netezza
6 9 (9.57%) Teradata
7 6 (6.38%) Business Objects
7 6 (6.38%) Talend
7 6 (6.38%) IBM
8 5 (5.32%) Vertica
9 4 (4.26%) Sybase
10 2 (2.13%) Sun
10 2 (2.13%) Nintex
11 1 (1.06%) Google
11 1 (1.06%) Ab Initio
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