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 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dimensional Modeling
Rank 139 123 105
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -18
Contract jobs citing Dimensional Modelling 14 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.33% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.45% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 5
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£513 £458 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.02% -16.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

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
2958 2232 1729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.28% 72.80% 71.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1621 1173 847
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £259 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 124 86
Average hourly rate £37.00 £25.25 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.53% -10.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.49 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dimensional Modelling across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Dimensional Modelling Daily Rate Histogram 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 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
Cheshire - 7 £475 -
Lancashire - 4 £558 - 1
Manchester -13 2 £350 -22.22%
Merseyside - 1 £500 -
Dimensional Modelling
England

Dimensional Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 29 (90.63%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (84.38%) SQL
3 21 (65.63%) Data Modelling
4 20 (62.50%) Oracle
5 19 (59.38%) Oracle Database
6 16 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (46.88%) Base SAS
7 15 (46.88%) PL/SQL
7 15 (46.88%) SAS
8 14 (43.75%) Data Security
8 14 (43.75%) Algorithms
9 13 (40.63%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (28.13%) ETL
11 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 7 (21.88%) Informatica
12 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (15.63%) Finance
13 5 (15.63%) Kimball Methodology
13 5 (15.63%) Analytics
14 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
14 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
14 4 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (9.38%) ERP
15 3 (9.38%) SAP
15 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
15 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (9.38%) ERwin

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 15 (46.88%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) Oracle Database
2 16 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (46.88%) Base SAS
4 13 (40.63%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
9 2 (6.25%) SQLBase
10 1 (3.13%) Sybase ASE
10 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (3.13%) DB2
10 1 (3.13%) OLAP
10 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
10 1 (3.13%) Star Schema
10 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) ERwin
2 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) SAS Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) Business Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) SAS Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) SAS BI Developer
4 3 (9.38%) OBIEE Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle BI Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Business Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SAS Analyst Programmer
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Algorithms
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (65.63%) Data Modelling
3 14 (43.75%) Data Security
4 9 (28.13%) ETL
5 5 (15.63%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (15.63%) Analytics
6 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) ERP
7 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.38%) Coaching
8 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.13%) Inmon Methodology
9 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
9 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Data Validation
9 1 (3.13%) Database Tuning
9 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
9 1 (3.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Oracle
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) Informatica
4 3 (9.38%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) Cognos
5 1 (3.13%) Sybase
5 1 (3.13%) Perforce
5 1 (3.13%) Teradata
5 1 (3.13%) Tableau