The first table below looks at the demand for Kimball Methodology skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kimball Methodology over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Kimball Lifecycle
Rank 451 412 513
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +101
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 152 141 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.40% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 118 47
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £313 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42143 35232 42089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.32% 72.51% 69.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 26130 21023 24016
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 £555 £575 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1183 1087 1432
Average hourly rate £28.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £53.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%

Kimball Methodology
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Kimball Methodology Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Kimball Methodology
Daily Rate Trend

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

Kimball Methodology Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Kimball Methodology
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kimball Methodology within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Kimball Methodology Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Kimball Methodology
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Kimball Methodology Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Kimball Methodology
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 Kimball Methodology within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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 -41 129 £425 +6.25% 36
London -22 89 £444 +4.41% 17
Scotland +13 23 £350 -3.44% 2
Edinburgh -11 18 £350 - 2
City of London -17 15 £398 -11.66% 5
West Midlands -1 8 £315 +8.62%
South East -11 7 £400 -11.11% 6
Yorkshire -12 7 £450 - 4
East of England -30 7 £425 +6.25% 1
South West -43 6 £350 - 2
Glasgow +14 5 £300 -20.00%
Hertfordshire -3 5 £425 +3.65%
West Yorkshire - 4 £450 - 3
Wiltshire - 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 4 £400 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 4 £400 - 2
Hampshire -2 1 £450 -
Surrey -16 1 £425 +6.25%
Bristol -31 1 £350 - 2
Halifax - 1 - - 1
Croydon - 1 £450 -
Leeds - 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £420 -
Berkshire - 1 - - 4
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
North West - - - - 4

Kimball Methodology
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Kimball Methodology 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 Kimball Methodology.

1 218 (80.44%) Data Warehouse
2 177 (65.31%) Business Intelligence
3 156 (57.56%) ETL
4 145 (53.51%) SQL
5 144 (53.14%) SQL Server
6 130 (47.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 93 (34.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 84 (31.00%) Oracle
9 79 (29.15%) Finance
10 77 (28.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 77 (28.41%) SQL Server 2008
11 71 (26.20%) T-SQL
12 65 (23.99%) Data Modelling
13 63 (23.25%) Microsoft
14 51 (18.82%) MS Excel
15 50 (18.45%) Dimensional Modelling
16 47 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
17 45 (16.61%) MDX
18 41 (15.13%) Cognos
18 41 (15.13%) Star Schema
18 41 (15.13%) Inmon Methodology
19 35 (12.92%) Banking
20 34 (12.55%) Business Objects
21 32 (11.81%) Oracle Database
22 31 (11.44%) Relational Database
22 31 (11.44%) SQL Server 2012
22 31 (11.44%) OLAP
23 29 (10.70%) Performance Tuning
24 27 (9.96%) PL/SQL
25 25 (9.23%) Project Management

Kimball Methodology
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Kimball Methodology 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 Kimball Methodology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (7.75%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.95%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (2.58%) SAS
4 5 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.11%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.74%) CMS
7 1 (0.37%) Drupal
7 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.37%) IIS
7 1 (0.37%) Magnolia
Applications
1 51 (18.82%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.01%) PowerPivot
3 9 (3.32%) MS Office
4 4 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (8.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (1.48%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.74%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.74%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.74%) SAP APO
3 2 (0.74%) SAP R/3
3 2 (0.74%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.74%) SAP SCM
3 2 (0.74%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.37%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.58%) SAN
2 3 (1.11%) LDAP
3 1 (0.37%) Internet
3 1 (0.37%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (80.44%) Data Warehouse
2 144 (53.14%) SQL Server
3 130 (47.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 93 (34.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 77 (28.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 77 (28.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 41 (15.13%) Star Schema
7 32 (11.81%) Oracle Database
8 31 (11.44%) Relational Database
8 31 (11.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 31 (11.44%) OLAP
9 22 (8.12%) Big Data
10 20 (7.38%) RDBMS
10 20 (7.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 16 (5.90%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (5.54%) Oracle Database 10g
13 14 (5.17%) QlikView
13 14 (5.17%) ProClarity
14 12 (4.43%) BusinessObjects XI
15 11 (4.06%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 11 (4.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (3.32%) ERwin
3 8 (2.95%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (1.48%) TortoiseSVN
6 4 (1.48%) RSpec
6 4 (1.48%) JBehave
6 4 (1.48%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.48%) Gradle
6 4 (1.48%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.48%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.48%) JUnit
6 4 (1.48%) Maven
6 4 (1.48%) Subversion
6 4 (1.48%) WATIR
6 4 (1.48%) Selenium
7 2 (0.74%) Hudson
7 2 (0.74%) LSMW
7 2 (0.74%) FitNesse
General
1 79 (29.15%) Finance
2 35 (12.92%) Banking
3 10 (3.69%) Financial Institution
4 8 (2.95%) Back Office
5 7 (2.58%) Retail
6 6 (2.21%) Marketing
7 5 (1.85%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.48%) Games
9 3 (1.11%) Billing
9 3 (1.11%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.74%) Local Government
10 2 (0.74%) German Language
11 1 (0.37%) Advertising
11 1 (0.37%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 175 (64.58%) Developer
2 65 (23.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 41 (15.13%) SQL Developer
4 32 (11.81%) Analyst
5 25 (9.23%) Cognos Developer
6 24 (8.86%) ETL Developer
7 20 (7.38%) Business Analyst
8 16 (5.90%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 16 (5.90%) Consultant
9 14 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 14 (5.17%) Business Developer
10 13 (4.80%) Architect
11 12 (4.43%) Project Manager
11 12 (4.43%) Senior Developer
12 10 (3.69%) Data Architect
13 9 (3.32%) Data Modeller
13 9 (3.32%) DBA
13 9 (3.32%) Lead Developer
13 9 (3.32%) Cognos BI Developer
14 8 (2.95%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (16.61%) MDX
2 14 (5.17%) .NET
3 13 (4.80%) XML
4 7 (2.58%) SOAP
5 5 (1.85%) HTML
6 4 (1.48%) J2EE
7 3 (1.11%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.11%) REST
8 2 (0.74%) Web Services
9 1 (0.37%) Spring
9 1 (0.37%) XSD
9 1 (0.37%) CSS
9 1 (0.37%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.37%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.43%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.32%) Data Integration
3 6 (2.21%) NHS
4 4 (1.48%) Derivative
5 3 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.11%) Freedom of Information Act
5 3 (1.11%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (1.11%) GIS
5 3 (1.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.74%) Replication
7 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.37%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.37%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.37%) Mashup
7 1 (0.37%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.37%) Online Games
7 1 (0.37%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.37%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.69%) Windows
2 9 (3.32%) Linux
3 5 (1.85%) UNIX
4 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (65.31%) Business Intelligence
2 156 (57.56%) ETL
3 65 (23.99%) Data Modelling
4 50 (18.45%) Dimensional Modelling
5 47 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (15.13%) Inmon Methodology
7 29 (10.70%) Performance Tuning
8 25 (9.23%) Project Management
9 21 (7.75%) Analytics
10 19 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (5.17%) Data Management
11 14 (5.17%) Unit Testing
12 12 (4.43%) Scrum
12 12 (4.43%) Waterfall
13 11 (4.06%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (4.06%) Data Governance
13 11 (4.06%) UML
14 10 (3.69%) Business Analysis
15 8 (2.95%) Data Architecture
15 8 (2.95%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 145 (53.51%) SQL
2 71 (26.20%) T-SQL
3 27 (9.96%) PL/SQL
4 14 (5.17%) C#
5 8 (2.95%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
6 4 (1.48%) Groovy
6 4 (1.48%) Python
6 4 (1.48%) Java
7 3 (1.11%) Perl
7 3 (1.11%) VBScript
7 3 (1.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.37%) XPath
8 1 (0.37%) VBA
8 1 (0.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 15 (5.54%) Degree
2 5 (1.85%) ISEB
3 4 (1.48%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.74%) HND
5 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.69%) QA
2 7 (2.58%) Solvency II
3 6 (2.21%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.48%) Puppet
2 4 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 84 (31.00%) Oracle
2 63 (23.25%) Microsoft
3 41 (15.13%) Cognos
4 34 (12.55%) Business Objects
5 20 (7.38%) Informatica
6 12 (4.43%) IBM
7 10 (3.69%) SAP
8 9 (3.32%) Tableau
9 8 (2.95%) Siebel
9 8 (2.95%) Teradata
10 7 (2.58%) Lattice Semiconductor
11 5 (1.85%) Ab Initio
11 5 (1.85%) Actuate
11 5 (1.85%) HP
11 5 (1.85%) Talend
12 4 (1.48%) Vertica
12 4 (1.48%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (1.48%) VMware
12 4 (1.48%) Greenplum
13 3 (1.11%) BEA
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