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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Star Schema
Rank 261 262 247
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 6 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.068% 0.13% 0.054%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.32% 0.60% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +27.04%
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
1863 2175 1814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.25% 22.22% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1148 1326 1054
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 37 34
Median hourly rate £37.75 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.25 £10.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £50.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.00%

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 25 August 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 - 4 £375 -
Berkshire +2 2 - -
Star Schema
England

Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (70.00%) ETL
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (40.00%) Informatica
5 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) SAP
5 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) PigUnit
6 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (30.00%) JUnit
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (30.00%) PyUnit
6 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (30.00%) RSpec
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Degree

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 (20.00%) Apache Pig
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 4 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (20.00%) Big Data
4 2 (20.00%) Sqoop
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
1 3 (30.00%) PigUnit
1 3 (30.00%) PyUnit
1 3 (30.00%) RSpec
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Informatica Developer
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 4 (40.00%) SAP Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Principal Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Tez
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) CESG
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ETL
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) eTOM
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Design
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (20.00%) CCSP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CISM
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) COBIT
2 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (20.00%) ISO22301
3 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Informatica
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft