The table below looks at the statistics for Star Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Star Schema over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Star Schema
Rank 134 125 111
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.061% 0.22% 0.082%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 1.08% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £229 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -37.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £305 £394
% change year-on-year
+27.04% -22.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.75 - -
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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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
589 556 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.96% 20.30% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 277 211
Average daily rate £363 £364 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.41% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Average hourly rate £40.75 £16.75 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.28% -53.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Star Schema Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Star Schema
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Star Schema Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Star Schema
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Star Schema across the Scotland region.

Star Schema Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Star Schema
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Glasgow +4 2 - - 1
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Star Schema
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Trillium
1 2 (100.00%) Toad
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) DataStage
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BODI
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Data Transformation

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) DataStage
1 2 (100.00%) BODI
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) MI Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Trillium
1 2 (100.00%) IBM