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 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Star Schema
Rank 132 148 149
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.060% 0.032%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.14% 0.25% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £388 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -22.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £369 £303
% change year-on-year
+8.47% +21.90%
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
616 788 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.18% 23.50% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 584 420
Median daily rate £375 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 8
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +72.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £26.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £100.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.76 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.81% +32.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Star Schema across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Star Schema Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Star Schema
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Gloucestershire +12 4 £425 +9.67%
Wiltshire - 2 £675 -
Star Schema
England

Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for Star Schema.

1 16 (94.12%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (76.47%) Data Modelling
3 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
4 10 (58.82%) Data Architecture
4 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
4 10 (58.82%) REST
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) SOA
4 10 (58.82%) WSDL
4 10 (58.82%) Web Services
4 10 (58.82%) XML
4 10 (58.82%) XSD
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) VMware
5 7 (41.18%) Citrix
5 7 (41.18%) TOGAF
5 7 (41.18%) Maven
5 7 (41.18%) Migration
5 7 (41.18%) Xen
5 7 (41.18%) JIRA
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (41.18%) GitHub
5 7 (41.18%) Confluence
5 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
5 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
5 7 (41.18%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects

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 7 (41.18%) Confluence
2 4 (23.53%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (23.53%) OLAP
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (23.53%) Xcelsius
3 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
1 7 (41.18%) JIRA
1 7 (41.18%) Maven
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Architect
1 12 (70.59%) Data Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Teradata Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) ETL Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) MicroStrategy Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) SSIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) REST
1 10 (58.82%) Web Services
1 10 (58.82%) WSDL
1 10 (58.82%) XML
1 10 (58.82%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) NHS
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Data Modelling
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Data Architecture
2 10 (58.82%) SOA
3 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
3 7 (41.18%) Migration
3 7 (41.18%) TOGAF
3 7 (41.18%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) ETL
5 4 (23.53%) MODAF
6 3 (17.65%) Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) HNC
3 4 (23.53%) HND
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (41.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Citrix
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Teradata
3 1 (5.88%) SAP