The table below looks at the statistics for Dimensional Modelling skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dimensional Modelling over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dimensional Modeling
Rank 136 120 108
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Contract jobs citing Dimensional Modelling 8 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.56% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
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£300 £450 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +19.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.24% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £67.00 £33.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 £33.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+103.03% +37.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2546 1974 1657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 74.21% 72.20% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1456 1000 854
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 118 94
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.70 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Dimensional Modelling
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dimensional Modelling across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Dimensional Modelling Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Dimensional Modelling
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Dimensional Modelling across the North West region.

Dimensional Modelling Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Dimensional Modelling
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Dimensional Modelling across the North West region.

Dimensional Modelling Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Dimensional Modelling
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dimensional Modelling within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Lancashire - 2 £300 - 2
Manchester -13 1 - -
Cheshire - - - -
Dimensional Modelling
England

Dimensional Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Dimensional Modelling 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 Dimensional Modelling.

1 30 (81.08%) SQL
1 30 (81.08%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (72.97%) Data Modelling
3 26 (70.27%) Oracle
4 24 (64.86%) Oracle Database
5 20 (54.05%) PL/SQL
6 18 (48.65%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (45.95%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (37.84%) Base SAS
8 14 (37.84%) SAS
9 13 (35.14%) ETL
9 13 (35.14%) Informatica
9 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
9 13 (35.14%) Algorithms
10 12 (32.43%) Data Security
11 8 (21.62%) ERwin
11 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
12 7 (18.92%) PowerCenter
12 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (16.22%) Migration
13 6 (16.22%) Data Integration
14 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
14 5 (13.51%) Data Architecture
14 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (13.51%) Physical Data Model
14 5 (13.51%) CA
14 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
14 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
14 5 (13.51%) Rational Rose
14 5 (13.51%) SAP

Dimensional Modelling
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Dimensional Modelling 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 Dimensional Modelling. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (37.84%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.70%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) Oracle Database
2 18 (48.65%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (45.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (37.84%) Base SAS
5 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
6 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (18.92%) PowerCenter
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.70%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.70%) DB2
9 1 (2.70%) OLAP
9 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) ERwin
2 5 (13.51%) Rational Rose
3 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
1 2 (5.41%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) SAS Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) OBIEE Developer
5 3 (8.11%) SAS Analyst Programmer
5 3 (8.11%) Lead Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (8.11%) Programmer
5 3 (8.11%) SAS Programmer
5 3 (8.11%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Data Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Database Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (2.70%) SAS BI Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (2.70%) OBIEE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Algorithms
2 6 (16.22%) Data Integration
3 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (72.97%) Data Modelling
3 13 (35.14%) ETL
4 12 (32.43%) Data Security
5 6 (16.22%) Migration
6 5 (13.51%) Data Architecture
6 5 (13.51%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (10.81%) Analytics
7 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) ERP
8 3 (8.11%) EAI
8 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.41%) Business Transformation
9 2 (5.41%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.70%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) SQL
2 20 (54.05%) PL/SQL
3 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCTS
4 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) Oracle
2 13 (35.14%) Informatica
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) CA
3 5 (13.51%) SAP
4 3 (8.11%) Cognos
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) Sybase
6 1 (2.70%) Perforce
6 1 (2.70%) Tableau