The table below looks at the statistics for Star Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Star Schema over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Star Schema
England / South West
Rank - 142 146
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.10% 0.094%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.44% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-48.38% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
552 676 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.57% 22.91% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 500 537
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 6 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £31.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% -2.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.13 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Star Schema
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Star Schema Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Star Schema
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Star Schema.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SSIS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Teradata