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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Star Schema over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Star Schema
Rank 135 - 141
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.063% - 0.059%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.27% - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£331 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £388 £395
% change year-on-year
-11.29% -1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.75
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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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
737 607 779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.07% 20.53% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 324 432
Average daily rate £330 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 35
Average hourly rate £67.00 £27.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.63% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Star Schema across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Star Schema within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester - 2 £331 -
Cumbria - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
Star Schema
England

Star Schema
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (100.00%) Inmon Methodology
1 2 (100.00%) Data Transformation

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (100.00%) Inmon Methodology
1 2 (100.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell