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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Star Schema over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Star Schema
Rank 244 257 233
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 2 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.023% 0.063% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.35% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Average daily rate £421 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £343 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £435 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.63% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1761 1694 1796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.57% 17.75% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 979 900
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 35 64
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £18.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £55.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Star Schema across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Star Schema within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 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
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 -
Surrey - 1 £392 -
Star Schema
England

Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (70.59%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (64.71%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
5 7 (41.18%) ETL
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle
5 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) Analytics
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (23.53%) LDAP
8 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
8 4 (23.53%) Data Quality
8 4 (23.53%) Tableau
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (17.65%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (17.65%) Power BI
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (17.65%) Management Information System

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) OLAP
5 3 (17.65%) Power BI
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (11.76%) PowerPivot
6 2 (11.76%) QlikView
6 2 (11.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Data Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) OBIEE Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Junior
3 2 (11.76%) Junior Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) SAS Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Leader
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
3 7 (41.18%) ETL
4 6 (35.29%) Analytics
5 3 (17.65%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Data Management
6 2 (11.76%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (11.76%) Inmon Methodology
6 2 (11.76%) Master Data Management
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.76%) MCSE
4 2 (11.76%) MCT
5 1 (5.88%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Tableau
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos
4 1 (5.88%) Guidewire
4 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.88%) SAP