The table below looks at the statistics for Star Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Star Schema over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 67 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.71% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.49% 3.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £649 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.48% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £394 £395
% change year-on-year
-22.53% -0.31%
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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
134 199 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.09% 20.06% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 81 62
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £218 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 3
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +5.17%

Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Star Schema across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Star Schema Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Star Schema
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Star Schema Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Business Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ETL Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft