The table below looks at the statistics for Star Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Star Schema over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Star Schema
Rank 262 270 247
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 2 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.023% 0.084% 0.055%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.38% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Median daily rate £375 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £394 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +29.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.75 -
Star Schema
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1841 2101 1766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.78% 21.97% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 1294 998
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 25 40
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +17.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £18.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%

Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Star Schema
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Star Schema Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Star Schema
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Star Schema Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Star Schema
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Star Schema within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 2 £375 -
Star Schema
England

Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Star Schema.

1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) JUnit
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) PyUnit
4 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (50.00%) RSpec
4 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) PigUnit
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Tez
5 2 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Oozie
5 2 (33.33%) HDFS
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
5 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Pig
5 2 (33.33%) Sqoop
5 2 (33.33%) Big Data
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
5 2 (33.33%) SAP Data Services

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Pig
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (33.33%) Sqoop
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
1 3 (50.00%) PigUnit
1 3 (50.00%) PyUnit
1 3 (50.00%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Informatica Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Tez
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Informatica
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft