The first table below looks at the demand for Dimensional Modelling skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dimensional Modelling over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dimensional Modeling
Rank 431 408 516
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +108
Contract jobs citing Dimensional Modelling 157 136 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.39% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 78 43
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £344 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41342 34605 42097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.43% 72.51% 69.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25701 20630 24018
Average daily rate £400 £405 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1052 1437
Average hourly rate £28.08 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%

Dimensional Modelling
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dimensional Modelling within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Dimensional Modelling Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Dimensional Modelling
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Dimensional Modelling within the UK.

Dimensional Modelling Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Dimensional Modelling
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dimensional Modelling within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Dimensional Modelling Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Dimensional Modelling
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Dimensional Modelling within the UK.

Dimensional Modelling Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Dimensional Modelling
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dimensional Modelling within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -68 149 £431 +7.81% 31
London -30 52 £450 -2.70% 13
Yorkshire -17 17 £420 +24.44% 2
South West -27 13 £400 +6.66% 2
East of England -18 11 £450 -
North West -17 10 £458 -16.81% 6
City of London -22 10 £413 +3.12% 5
Scotland +1 8 £300 - 1
Edinburgh -19 8 £300 - 1
West Midlands -13 7 £378 +0.66% 1
Manchester -12 6 £450 +28.57% 2
South East -24 6 £450 - 2
Gloucestershire -5 5 £375 -
Sheffield - 5 £420 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £420 -
Berkshire -7 4 £525 +40.00%
West Yorkshire -29 4 £458 +35.55% 1
East Midlands - 4 £354 - 4
Reading -4 2 £525 +40.00%
Bristol -16 2 £325 -7.14% 1
Leeds -28 2 £465 +37.77%
Leicester - 2 £354 - 1
Leicestershire - 2 £354 - 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Hampshire -4 1 - -
Hertfordshire -8 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £375 -
Solihull - 1 £300 -
East Sussex - 1 £375 -
Midlands - 1 £420 -

Dimensional Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Dimensional Modelling 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 Dimensional Modelling.

1 190 (70.11%) Business Intelligence
2 174 (64.21%) Data Warehouse
3 171 (63.10%) ETL
4 169 (62.36%) SQL
5 135 (49.82%) Oracle
6 132 (48.71%) Data Modelling
7 115 (42.44%) SQL Server
8 79 (29.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 67 (24.72%) PL/SQL
10 61 (22.51%) Oracle Database
11 59 (21.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 56 (20.66%) Finance
13 53 (19.56%) Microsoft
14 51 (18.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 50 (18.45%) Kimball Methodology
16 49 (18.08%) Oracle Database 11g
17 48 (17.71%) OLAP
18 45 (16.61%) MS Excel
19 44 (16.24%) T-SQL
19 44 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
20 41 (15.13%) SQL Server 2008
21 38 (14.02%) Informatica
22 34 (12.55%) SQL Server 2012
23 32 (11.81%) MDX
24 31 (11.44%) Analytics
25 30 (11.07%) SAS
26 29 (10.70%) Migration
27 27 (9.96%) Relational Database
28 26 (9.59%) Performance Tuning
29 25 (9.23%) Business Objects

Dimensional Modelling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Dimensional Modelling 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 Dimensional Modelling. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (11.07%) SAS
2 13 (4.80%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.32%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.37%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 45 (16.61%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.69%) PowerPivot
3 5 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (1.85%) MS Office
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.80%) LDAP
2 7 (2.58%) SAN
3 4 (1.48%) Internet
4 3 (1.11%) FTP
5 1 (0.37%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (64.21%) Data Warehouse
2 115 (42.44%) SQL Server
3 79 (29.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (22.51%) Oracle Database
5 59 (21.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 51 (18.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 49 (18.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 48 (17.71%) OLAP
9 41 (15.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 34 (12.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (9.96%) Relational Database
12 20 (7.38%) Oracle OLAP
13 19 (7.01%) Base SAS
14 18 (6.64%) Pentaho
15 17 (6.27%) Star Schema
16 16 (5.90%) Oracle BI EE
16 16 (5.90%) MySQL
17 15 (5.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 14 (5.17%) RDBMS
19 13 (4.80%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (5.17%) ERwin
2 13 (4.80%) Talend Open Studio
3 9 (3.32%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.37%) Toad
General
1 56 (20.66%) Finance
2 15 (5.54%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.43%) Banking
4 10 (3.69%) Marketing
5 5 (1.85%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.85%) Games
6 4 (1.48%) Retail
7 3 (1.11%) Billing
7 3 (1.11%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.74%) Publishing
8 2 (0.74%) Electronics
8 2 (0.74%) Local Government
8 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.37%) French Language
9 1 (0.37%) German Language
9 1 (0.37%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 139 (51.29%) Developer
2 44 (16.24%) Analyst
3 36 (13.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 31 (11.44%) SQL Developer
5 27 (9.96%) Consultant
6 26 (9.59%) Architect
7 25 (9.23%) Data Modeller
8 20 (7.38%) Data Architect
9 18 (6.64%) Business Analyst
10 17 (6.27%) SAS Developer
11 14 (5.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 13 (4.80%) SQL Server Developer
13 12 (4.43%) ETL Developer
13 12 (4.43%) Business Developer
13 12 (4.43%) Senior Developer
14 11 (4.06%) Oracle Developer
15 10 (3.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 10 (3.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
16 8 (2.95%) Microsoft Developer
16 8 (2.95%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.81%) MDX
2 17 (6.27%) .NET
3 5 (1.85%) J2EE
3 5 (1.85%) ODBC
4 4 (1.48%) XML
5 3 (1.11%) HTML
6 2 (0.74%) XSD
6 2 (0.74%) XSLT
7 1 (0.37%) MapReduce
7 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.37%) Web Services
7 1 (0.37%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.64%) Data Integration
2 9 (3.32%) Visualisation
3 8 (2.95%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.85%) Open Source
4 5 (1.85%) Online Games
4 5 (1.85%) Replication
5 4 (1.48%) NHS
6 3 (1.11%) Statistics
7 2 (0.74%) DTV
7 2 (0.74%) Clustering
7 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.74%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.37%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.37%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.49%) Linux
2 21 (7.75%) UNIX
3 15 (5.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (70.11%) Business Intelligence
2 171 (63.10%) ETL
3 132 (48.71%) Data Modelling
4 50 (18.45%) Kimball Methodology
5 44 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (11.44%) Analytics
7 29 (10.70%) Migration
8 26 (9.59%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (8.49%) Data Analysis
10 21 (7.75%) Data Management
11 16 (5.90%) Unit Testing
12 14 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (5.17%) Data Security
13 13 (4.80%) Data Migration
14 12 (4.43%) Data Cleansing
15 10 (3.69%) Data Architecture
15 10 (3.69%) Master Data Management
15 10 (3.69%) Inmon Methodology
16 9 (3.32%) UML
16 9 (3.32%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 169 (62.36%) SQL
2 67 (24.72%) PL/SQL
3 44 (16.24%) T-SQL
4 14 (5.17%) C#
5 8 (2.95%) Java
6 5 (1.85%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.48%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.48%) Korn
7 4 (1.48%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.48%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
8 3 (1.11%) VBScript
8 3 (1.11%) C
9 2 (0.74%) VBA
9 2 (0.74%) R
10 1 (0.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.37%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (4.06%) Degree
2 6 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.85%) ISEB
4 3 (1.11%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.17%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.06%) QA
3 5 (1.85%) TickIT
4 1 (0.37%) FINREP
4 1 (0.37%) Basel III
4 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (8.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (2.21%) Control-M
Vendors
1 135 (49.82%) Oracle
2 53 (19.56%) Microsoft
3 38 (14.02%) Informatica
4 25 (9.23%) Business Objects
5 20 (7.38%) Tableau
6 15 (5.54%) SAP
6 15 (5.54%) Ab Initio
7 13 (4.80%) Talend
7 13 (4.80%) Cognos
7 13 (4.80%) JBoss
8 7 (2.58%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 6 (2.21%) IBM
9 6 (2.21%) Teradata
9 6 (2.21%) Vertica
10 5 (1.85%) Netezza
11 2 (0.74%) Apple
11 2 (0.74%) VMware
12 1 (0.37%) Eloqua
12 1 (0.37%) Greenplum
12 1 (0.37%) JD Edwards
London
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Vital Solutions
Rate: £0 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Rate: £400 to £500
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Bridge Noble
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
South West England
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago