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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Star Schema
Rank 234 229 229
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 5 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.055% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% 0.56% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 12
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£425 £629 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.40% +35.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £394 £395
% change year-on-year
-23.17% -0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.75
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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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1699 1772 1825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.53% 19.95% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 983 951 893
Average daily rate £350 £370 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 52 55
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.86% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £16.90 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

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 20 August 2014. 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
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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
Berkshire +1 4 £425 -32.80%
Hampshire - 1 £375 -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
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Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (42.86%) DataStage
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) Data Mapping
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) DB2
5 2 (28.57%) Informatica
6 1 (14.29%) System Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Marketing
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) Cognos
6 1 (14.29%) Siebel
6 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) DataStage
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) DB2
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Business Developer
2 4 (57.14%) ETL Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) DataStage Developer
4 1 (14.29%) OBIEE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (28.57%) Data Mapping
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Informatica
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos
4 1 (14.29%) Siebel
4 1 (14.29%) IBM