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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Star Schema
Rank 355 374 368
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 53 39 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.01% 0.73% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 23
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£440 £408 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.97% -4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £351 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.40%
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
5234 5373 4804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.50% 22.73% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3667 3784 3358
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 25 29
Average hourly rate £27.32 £32.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.64% +42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £22.50 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.00 £62.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +18 11 £465 +6.28% 3
Feltham - 4 £473 - 2
Croydon - 2 £500 - 1
Uxbridge - 2 £388 -
Hounslow - 1 £340 -
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England

Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (79.35%) Data Warehouse
2 63 (68.48%) ETL
3 55 (59.78%) SQL
4 51 (55.43%) Data Modelling
5 46 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (39.13%) SQL Server
7 35 (38.04%) Kimball Methodology
8 34 (36.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (30.43%) Finance
10 24 (26.09%) PL/SQL
11 21 (22.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (22.83%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (21.74%) Oracle
12 20 (21.74%) Informatica
13 19 (20.65%) XML
13 19 (20.65%) Performance Tuning
13 19 (20.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (19.57%) Degree
14 18 (19.57%) Inmon Methodology
14 18 (19.57%) UNIX
14 18 (19.57%) Microsoft
14 18 (19.57%) Banking
15 17 (18.48%) Data Analysis
15 17 (18.48%) T-SQL
15 17 (18.48%) Big Data
15 17 (18.48%) Data Mapping
16 16 (17.39%) Greenplum
17 15 (16.30%) Linux
18 14 (15.22%) OLAP

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.17%) SAS
2 2 (2.17%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.78%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.43%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.09%) MS Project
4 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Summit
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (79.35%) Data Warehouse
2 36 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 34 (36.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (22.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (20.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (18.48%) Big Data
7 14 (15.22%) OLAP
8 10 (10.87%) DB2
8 10 (10.87%) Oracle Database
8 10 (10.87%) QlikView
9 8 (8.70%) BusinessObjects XI
9 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (7.61%) KDB
10 7 (7.61%) Data Mart
11 6 (6.52%) DataStage
11 6 (6.52%) MySQL
11 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 5 (5.43%) DB2 UDB
12 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.09%) PyUnit
4 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.09%) JIRA
4 1 (1.09%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.09%) ERwin
4 1 (1.09%) ProC
4 1 (1.09%) Toad
General
1 28 (30.43%) Finance
2 18 (19.57%) Banking
3 8 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.61%) Retail
5 3 (3.26%) Marketing
6 1 (1.09%) International Banking
6 1 (1.09%) French Language
6 1 (1.09%) Legal
6 1 (1.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (69.57%) Developer
2 28 (30.43%) ETL Developer
3 15 (16.30%) Analyst
4 10 (10.87%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Consultant
6 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Data Consultant
6 8 (8.70%) Designer
7 7 (7.61%) SQL Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Business Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) Data Architect
7 7 (7.61%) Architect
8 5 (5.43%) Data Integration Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Integration Consultant
9 4 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Database Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) ETL Designer
10 3 (3.26%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.65%) XML
2 6 (6.52%) .NET
2 6 (6.52%) MDX
3 5 (5.43%) SOAP
4 3 (3.26%) Web Services
5 2 (2.17%) J2EE
6 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.09%) NHibernate
6 1 (1.09%) WCF
6 1 (1.09%) WF
6 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (1.09%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.09%) DAO
6 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.09%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.83%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.22%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.78%) Data Integration
3 9 (9.78%) Data Structures
4 5 (5.43%) Derivative
4 5 (5.43%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (5.43%) Fixed Income
4 5 (5.43%) Equities
5 4 (4.35%) Reference Data
5 4 (4.35%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.26%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (3.26%) Freedom of Information Act
6 3 (3.26%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.09%) FMCG
8 1 (1.09%) Economics
8 1 (1.09%) Statistics
8 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.09%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (1.09%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.57%) UNIX
2 15 (16.30%) Linux
3 5 (5.43%) Windows
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (68.48%) ETL
2 51 (55.43%) Data Modelling
3 46 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (38.04%) Kimball Methodology
5 34 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (20.65%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (19.57%) Inmon Methodology
8 17 (18.48%) Data Analysis
8 17 (18.48%) Data Mapping
9 13 (14.13%) Analytics
9 13 (14.13%) Technical Analysis
9 13 (14.13%) Data Management
10 9 (9.78%) Unit Testing
10 9 (9.78%) Dimensional Modelling
10 9 (9.78%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (9.78%) Data Governance
11 7 (7.61%) Logical Data Model
11 7 (7.61%) Physical Data Model
12 6 (6.52%) GAP Analysis
12 6 (6.52%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (59.78%) SQL
2 24 (26.09%) PL/SQL
3 17 (18.48%) T-SQL
4 11 (11.96%) Python
5 9 (9.78%) Shell Script
6 8 (8.70%) Perl
7 7 (7.61%) Java
8 3 (3.26%) C#
9 2 (2.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (1.09%) C++
10 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (19.57%) Degree
2 10 (10.87%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.09%) MCP
4 1 (1.09%) ISEB
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.09%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Control-M
2 2 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (21.74%) Oracle
1 20 (21.74%) Informatica
2 18 (19.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (17.39%) Greenplum
4 11 (11.96%) Cognos
5 10 (10.87%) Tableau
6 8 (8.70%) IBM
7 7 (7.61%) Netezza
7 7 (7.61%) Teradata
8 6 (6.52%) Talend
9 5 (5.43%) BMC
10 4 (4.35%) Sybase
11 3 (3.26%) Vertica
11 3 (3.26%) Business Objects
12 2 (2.17%) Sun
12 2 (2.17%) SAP
12 2 (2.17%) Nintex
13 1 (1.09%) Cloudera
13 1 (1.09%) Ab Initio
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
LA International
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago