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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Star Schema
Rank 352 352 369
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 51 43 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.99% 0.84% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 29 24
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£425 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
5143 5091 4771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.20% 22.50% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3609 3624 3278
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 25 56
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.75 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £125.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 10 £425 -1.44% 1
Feltham - 7 £399 -
Uxbridge - 2 £388 - 1
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Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 74 (78.72%) ETL
2 67 (71.28%) Data Warehouse
3 59 (62.77%) SQL
4 46 (48.94%) SQL Server
5 45 (47.87%) Data Modelling
5 45 (47.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 42 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (42.55%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (34.04%) Finance
9 29 (30.85%) Performance Tuning
10 25 (26.60%) Kimball Methodology
11 24 (25.53%) Greenplum
11 24 (25.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 23 (24.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 21 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (22.34%) XML
14 20 (21.28%) T-SQL
15 19 (20.21%) UNIX
16 18 (19.15%) PL/SQL
16 18 (19.15%) Informatica
16 18 (19.15%) Unit Testing
16 18 (19.15%) Security Cleared
17 17 (18.09%) SC Cleared
17 17 (18.09%) Requirements Analysis
17 17 (18.09%) Degree
17 17 (18.09%) Python
17 17 (18.09%) Data Analysis
18 16 (17.02%) Banking
18 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
18 16 (17.02%) Data Mapping

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.57%) MS Visio
3 8 (8.51%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.06%) MS Project
4 1 (1.06%) MS Office
4 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (71.28%) Data Warehouse
2 46 (48.94%) SQL Server
3 45 (47.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (25.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (24.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (14.89%) Big Data
6 14 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (12.77%) OLAP
8 11 (11.70%) BusinessObjects XI
9 10 (10.64%) DB2
10 9 (9.57%) Relational Database
10 9 (9.57%) Oracle Database
10 9 (9.57%) QlikView
10 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (8.51%) Data Mart
12 7 (7.45%) KDB
13 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Power View
13 6 (6.38%) DataStage
13 6 (6.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.26%) JIRA
3 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.06%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.06%) Toad
4 1 (1.06%) ERwin
4 1 (1.06%) ProC
4 1 (1.06%) PyUnit
General
1 32 (34.04%) Finance
2 16 (17.02%) 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 73 (77.66%) Developer
2 36 (38.30%) ETL Developer
3 15 (15.96%) Analyst
4 13 (13.83%) SQL Developer
5 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Designer
7 7 (7.45%) Architect
7 7 (7.45%) Consultant
7 7 (7.45%) Data Architect
7 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (4.26%) ETL Designer
10 4 (4.26%) Technical Business Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Database Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse Consultant
11 3 (3.19%) Business Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.34%) XML
2 9 (9.57%) .NET
2 9 (9.57%) MDX
3 3 (3.19%) Web Services
4 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.06%) JDBC
4 1 (1.06%) Middleware
4 1 (1.06%) DAO
4 1 (1.06%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.06%) .NET Framework
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
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.83%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.45%) 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%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (3.19%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (3.19%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (2.13%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.06%) Economics
8 1 (1.06%) Statistics
8 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.06%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (1.06%) FMCG
8 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.21%) UNIX
2 14 (14.89%) Linux
3 4 (4.26%) Windows
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (78.72%) ETL
2 45 (47.87%) Data Modelling
3 42 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (42.55%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (30.85%) Performance Tuning
6 25 (26.60%) Kimball Methodology
7 18 (19.15%) Unit Testing
8 17 (18.09%) Requirements Analysis
8 17 (18.09%) Data Analysis
9 16 (17.02%) Data Mapping
10 15 (15.96%) Inmon Methodology
11 13 (13.83%) Technical Analysis
11 13 (13.83%) Data Management
12 11 (11.70%) Analytics
13 9 (9.57%) Dimensional Modelling
14 7 (7.45%) Data Governance
14 7 (7.45%) Logical Data Model
14 7 (7.45%) Physical Data Model
15 6 (6.38%) Master Data Management
15 6 (6.38%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (62.77%) SQL
2 20 (21.28%) T-SQL
3 18 (19.15%) PL/SQL
4 17 (18.09%) Python
5 9 (9.57%) Shell Script
6 8 (8.51%) Perl
7 5 (5.32%) Java
8 3 (3.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (2.13%) C#
10 1 (1.06%) C
10 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 17 (18.09%) SC Cleared
2 17 (18.09%) Degree
3 5 (5.32%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) PhD
4 1 (1.06%) MCP
4 1 (1.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) 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 24 (25.53%) Greenplum
2 18 (19.15%) Informatica
3 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
4 14 (14.89%) Oracle
5 10 (10.64%) Cognos
6 9 (9.57%) Tableau
7 8 (8.51%) Netezza
8 7 (7.45%) Teradata
9 6 (6.38%) Talend
9 6 (6.38%) IBM
10 4 (4.26%) Sybase
11 3 (3.19%) Business Objects
11 3 (3.19%) Vertica
12 2 (2.13%) Nintex
12 2 (2.13%) Sun
13 1 (1.06%) Ab Initio
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