The table below looks at the statistics for Star Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Star Schema over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Star Schema
Rank 150 160 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 14 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.026% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.76% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Star Schema
England

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
797 942 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.71% 24.11% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 568 383
Median daily rate £375 £395 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +19.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £606 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 21
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.09 £120.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -8.28%

Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Star Schema as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Star Schema Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Star Schema
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Star Schema Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Star Schema
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Star Schema within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 11 £494 -
Manchester - 3 £450 -
Star Schema
England

Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Star Schema also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Star Schema.

1 16 (84.21%) Data Modelling
2 14 (73.68%) ETL
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (63.16%) Talend
4 12 (63.16%) Data Integration
4 12 (63.16%) Talend Open Studio
5 11 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (57.89%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (57.89%) Scrum
5 11 (57.89%) SOA
5 11 (57.89%) MySQL
5 11 (57.89%) Java
5 11 (57.89%) ERwin
5 11 (57.89%) Amazon S3
5 11 (57.89%) Docker
5 11 (57.89%) Mentoring
5 11 (57.89%) Amazon Redshift
5 11 (57.89%) Amazon Kinesis
5 11 (57.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 10 (52.63%) SAP
6 10 (52.63%) Automated Testing
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle
8 7 (36.84%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (36.84%) DRM
8 7 (36.84%) Infor
8 7 (36.84%) SAP MDM
8 7 (36.84%) Veeva
8 7 (36.84%) Concur
9 6 (31.58%) Finance

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) SAP MDM
2 3 (15.79%) SAP CRM
2 3 (15.79%) SAP hybris
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (68.42%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (57.89%) Amazon Kinesis
2 11 (57.89%) Amazon S3
2 11 (57.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 7 (36.84%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Amazon Redshift
1 11 (57.89%) MySQL
1 11 (57.89%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (15.79%) SAP BW
4 2 (10.53%) Big Data
4 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.53%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.26%) OLAP
5 1 (5.26%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Talend Open Studio
2 11 (57.89%) ERwin
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
1 10 (52.63%) Senior Developer
2 9 (47.37%) ETL Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Senior ETL Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Talend Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Data Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modeller
6 2 (10.53%) Database Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Database Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) AWS Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Data Integration Developer
7 1 (5.26%) ETL Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Integration Developer
7 1 (5.26%) MySQL Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Data Integration
2 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
4 2 (10.53%) New Media
4 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Exalytics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Data Modelling
2 14 (73.68%) ETL
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (57.89%) Mentoring
4 11 (57.89%) Scrum
4 11 (57.89%) SOA
5 10 (52.63%) Automated Testing
6 7 (36.84%) DRM
7 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (21.05%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (21.05%) Physical Data Model
9 3 (15.79%) CRM
9 3 (15.79%) ERD
9 3 (15.79%) Inmon Methodology
9 3 (15.79%) Logical Data Model
10 2 (10.53%) Analytics
10 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (10.53%) Predictive Analytics
11 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) R
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Talend
2 10 (52.63%) SAP
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle
4 7 (36.84%) Concur
4 7 (36.84%) Infor
4 7 (36.84%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (26.32%) Tableau
6 3 (15.79%) hybris
7 1 (5.26%) Informatica