The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Kimball Lifecycle
Rank 448 435 425
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 124 124 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.34% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 85 82
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £531 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37746 36266 32728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.34% 74.25% 72.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24225 22016 19460
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 992 1106 1306
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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
England -22 105 £425 +6.25% 37
London +17 63 £425 +3.03% 23
Scotland +3 17 £350 +12.00% 1
City of London +14 16 £400 +6.66% 6
Edinburgh +5 11 £350 +16.66%
South West -12 10 £388 +15.67% 3
North West +5 9 £343 -7.11% 3
South East -29 9 £488 +25.80% 4
Oxfordshire - 8 £500 - 2
Oxford - 6 £500 -
West Midlands +5 5 £446 +48.75% 1
Glasgow -2 5 £283 -12.92% 1
East of England -3 5 £400 -5.88%
Manchester -2 3 £275 -15.38% 1
East Midlands +17 2 £550 +62.96% 2
Nottinghamshire -3 2 £550 +69.23% 2
Nottingham -4 2 £550 +69.23% 1
West Yorkshire -5 2 £450 +12.50%
Bristol -6 2 £363 +3.57% 2
Yorkshire -10 2 £450 +12.50% 1
Essex - 2 £350 -
Leeds -13 1 - -
Cardiff -17 1 £425 +30.76% 1
Hampshire -20 1 £275 -24.13%
South Wales -22 1 £425 +30.76% 3
Wales -27 1 £425 +30.76% 3
Bedfordshire - 1 £438 -
Cheshire - 1 £475 - 2
Kidlington - 1 - - 1
Newport - - - -

Kimball Methodology
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 209 (79.17%) Data Warehouse
2 183 (69.32%) Business Intelligence
3 181 (68.56%) SQL
4 151 (57.20%) ETL
5 138 (52.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 136 (51.52%) SQL Server
7 88 (33.33%) Data Modelling
8 83 (31.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 78 (29.55%) Oracle
10 76 (28.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 73 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
12 64 (24.24%) T-SQL
13 62 (23.48%) SQL Server 2008
14 61 (23.11%) Microsoft
14 61 (23.11%) Dimensional Modelling
15 49 (18.56%) Finance
15 49 (18.56%) Tableau
15 49 (18.56%) Inmon Methodology
16 48 (18.18%) Business Objects
17 47 (17.80%) OLAP
17 47 (17.80%) Star Schema
18 44 (16.67%) PL/SQL
19 37 (14.02%) Big Data
20 34 (12.88%) SQL Server 2012
20 34 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
21 32 (12.12%) Cognos
22 30 (11.36%) SAP
23 29 (10.98%) SAP Data Services
24 28 (10.61%) MS Excel
25 26 (9.85%) Data Mining

Kimball Methodology
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 10 (3.79%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.76%) SAS
5 1 (0.38%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.38%) IIS
5 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.82%) PowerPivot
3 7 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.14%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.76%) Summit
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.38%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.65%) SAN
2 3 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (79.17%) Data Warehouse
2 138 (52.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 136 (51.52%) SQL Server
4 83 (31.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 76 (28.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 62 (23.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 47 (17.80%) OLAP
7 47 (17.80%) Star Schema
8 37 (14.02%) Big Data
9 34 (12.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 29 (10.98%) SAP Data Services
11 26 (9.85%) Data Mining
11 26 (9.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 23 (8.71%) Hadoop
13 20 (7.58%) QlikView
14 18 (6.82%) BusinessObjects
15 16 (6.06%) OLTP
16 15 (5.68%) Data Mart
16 15 (5.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 15 (5.68%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 12 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (2.65%) ERwin
4 3 (1.14%) JIRA
5 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.38%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 49 (18.56%) Finance
2 12 (4.55%) Games
3 10 (3.79%) Banking
3 10 (3.79%) Retail
4 6 (2.27%) Marketing
5 4 (1.52%) Publishing
5 4 (1.52%) Legal
5 4 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.14%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.76%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Law
8 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.38%) International Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 152 (57.58%) Developer
2 64 (24.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 52 (19.70%) SQL Developer
4 40 (15.15%) Analyst
5 35 (13.26%) Architect
6 28 (10.61%) Consultant
7 19 (7.20%) ETL Developer
7 19 (7.20%) Business Developer
8 18 (6.82%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 17 (6.44%) Data Consultant
9 17 (6.44%) Data Analyst
10 16 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 15 (5.68%) Business Analyst
11 15 (5.68%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (5.30%) Senior Developer
13 13 (4.92%) Data Architect
14 12 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Architect
15 11 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
16 8 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Consultant
17 7 (2.65%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.09%) MDX
2 13 (4.92%) SOAP
2 13 (4.92%) XML
3 11 (4.17%) Web Services
3 11 (4.17%) .NET
4 8 (3.03%) REST
5 5 (1.89%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.14%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.76%) WCF
7 2 (0.76%) Middleware
8 1 (0.38%) HTML
8 1 (0.38%) CSS
8 1 (0.38%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.38%) WPF
8 1 (0.38%) jQuery
8 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 14 (5.30%) Visualisation
4 10 (3.79%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.79%) Online Games
5 7 (2.65%) Open Source
6 6 (2.27%) NHS
7 4 (1.52%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.52%) Replication
7 4 (1.52%) Reference Data
7 4 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.14%) Freedom of Information Act
8 3 (1.14%) Data Conversion
8 3 (1.14%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (1.14%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.14%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.76%) Neural Network
9 2 (0.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.65%) UNIX
2 4 (1.52%) Windows
3 1 (0.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (69.32%) Business Intelligence
2 151 (57.20%) ETL
3 88 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 73 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (23.11%) Dimensional Modelling
6 49 (18.56%) Inmon Methodology
7 25 (9.47%) Data Analysis
8 24 (9.09%) Analytics
9 23 (8.71%) Scrum
10 21 (7.95%) TOGAF
11 20 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (6.44%) Zachman Framework
13 15 (5.68%) Data Management
13 15 (5.68%) Migration
14 12 (4.55%) Master Data Management
14 12 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
14 12 (4.55%) ITIL
15 11 (4.17%) Service Management
15 11 (4.17%) Data Architecture
16 10 (3.79%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 181 (68.56%) SQL
2 64 (24.24%) T-SQL
3 44 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 14 (5.30%) C#
5 4 (1.52%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 4 (1.52%) VB
5 4 (1.52%) Java
6 3 (1.14%) VBA
6 3 (1.14%) XPath
7 2 (0.76%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.76%) C++
7 2 (0.76%) Perl
8 1 (0.38%) C
8 1 (0.38%) VBScript
8 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.38%) Python
8 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (9.47%) Degree
2 8 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.65%) MCTS
4 4 (1.52%) MCITP
5 3 (1.14%) MCSA
6 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.82%) QA
2 11 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.76%) SLA
4 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.65%) Control-M
2 2 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 78 (29.55%) Oracle
2 61 (23.11%) Microsoft
3 49 (18.56%) Tableau
4 48 (18.18%) Business Objects
5 32 (12.12%) Cognos
6 30 (11.36%) SAP
7 22 (8.33%) Informatica
8 9 (3.41%) IBM
8 9 (3.41%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (3.03%) Teradata
10 6 (2.27%) Ab Initio
11 5 (1.89%) BMC
11 5 (1.89%) Lattice Semiconductor
11 5 (1.89%) Alteryx
12 4 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.14%) Sun
14 2 (0.76%) Datanomic
14 2 (0.76%) DataFlux
14 2 (0.76%) Netezza
14 2 (0.76%) Trillium
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £190 - £230 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £454.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £430 - £460 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
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