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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Star Schema
Rank 116 - 111
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 15 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.59% - 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.80% - 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate £370 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.51% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Star Schema
UK

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
535 570 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.94% 21.49% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 330 242
Average daily rate £375 £383 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +17.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Average hourly rate £16.25 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.78% +251.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £22.50 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £47.50 £16.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Star Schema across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Star Schema Daily Rate Histogram 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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Glasgow - 11 £350 -
Aberdeen - 2 £475 -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -
Star Schema
UK

Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 19 (95.00%) SQL
1 19 (95.00%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (90.00%) Finance
3 13 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (55.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (55.00%) Data Analysis
5 9 (45.00%) Analytics
5 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (45.00%) MS Access
5 9 (45.00%) MicroStrategy
6 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
7 7 (35.00%) QA
8 6 (30.00%) Data Stewardship
8 6 (30.00%) Quality Management
9 4 (20.00%) Banking
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (15.00%) Data Quality
10 3 (15.00%) ETL
10 3 (15.00%) Cognos
11 2 (10.00%) IBM
11 2 (10.00%) DataStage
11 2 (10.00%) Trillium
11 2 (10.00%) Toad
11 2 (10.00%) VBA
11 2 (10.00%) Oracle
11 2 (10.00%) MS Office
11 2 (10.00%) UML
11 2 (10.00%) Migration

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (45.00%) MS Access
2 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) BODI
3 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (10.00%) DataStage
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 18 (90.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Information Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) MI Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Information Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Cognos BI Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Cognos Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modeller
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) MicroStrategy Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) OBIEE Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (55.00%) Data Analysis
3 9 (45.00%) Analytics
4 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (30.00%) Data Stewardship
5 6 (30.00%) Quality Management
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) ETL
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 2 (10.00%) Data Transformation
8 2 (10.00%) Migration
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) UML
8 2 (10.00%) Use Case
8 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 1 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 1 (5.00%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
2 3 (15.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Cognos
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Trillium
5 1 (5.00%) Twitter