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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Star Schema over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Star Schema
Rank - - 128
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Star Schema
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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
587 620 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.36% 21.10% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 327 308
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +26.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £29.80 £19.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £36.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Star Schema.

1 14 (87.50%) SQL
1 14 (87.50%) Data Warehouse
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (68.75%) Data Analysis
3 11 (68.75%) PL/SQL
4 10 (62.50%) Analytics
5 9 (56.25%) Relational Database
5 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
5 9 (56.25%) MS Access
5 9 (56.25%) MicroStrategy
6 7 (43.75%) QA
7 6 (37.50%) Quality Management
7 6 (37.50%) Data Stewardship
8 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (12.50%) ETL
9 2 (12.50%) VBA
9 2 (12.50%) MS Office
9 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 2 (12.50%) Banking
9 2 (12.50%) Retail
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
10 1 (6.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (6.25%) Twitter
10 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (56.25%) MS Access
2 9 (56.25%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Information Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Data Modeller
3 2 (12.50%) MI Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Information Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Cognos BI Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Cognos Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) MicroStrategy Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) OBIEE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SSIS Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (68.75%) Data Analysis
3 10 (62.50%) Analytics
4 6 (37.50%) Data Stewardship
4 6 (37.50%) Quality Management
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) ETL
7 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
2 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter