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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Star Schema
Rank - 106 108
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 0 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.31% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £285 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £353 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.92% -11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
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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
549 459 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.49% 20.51% 26.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 220 274
Average daily rate £375 £336 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 5
Average hourly rate £47.50 £13.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+251.85% -27.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) ETL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Ab Initio