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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Kimball Lifecycle
Rank 506 489 462
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -27
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 122 120 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.30% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 64 84
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.64% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 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
41761 40034 37146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.19% 77.60% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 27350 25609 22516
Average daily rate £425 £422 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1211 1053 1129
Average hourly rate £39.27 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.03% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 120 £425 +0.59% 66
London -11 37 £425 - 38
South East +16 23 £450 -7.69% 6
South West +6 12 £350 -9.67% 1
East Midlands +1 11 £413 - 4
North East - 11 £453 - 1
Oxfordshire +7 10 £450 -10.00% 1
Northamptonshire - 10 £413 - 1
City of London +46 9 £425 +6.25% 7
Tyne and Wear - 9 £480 -
West Midlands -8 8 £414 -7.28% 2
Yorkshire -10 8 £375 +13.63% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £480 -
Bristol +6 7 £350 -3.44%
Oxford +1 7 £450 -10.00%
Berkshire - 7 £438 - 2
Northampton - 6 £405 -
East of England +5 5 £338 -10.00% 2
Buckinghamshire - 5 £525 - 1
Hertfordshire +10 4 £338 -21.73% 1
Birmingham -4 4 £414 -7.28%
South Yorkshire -9 4 £325 +54.76% 1
Sheffield - 4 £325 - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £500 - 1
Gloucestershire +11 3 £475 +22.58%
Leeds -6 3 £450 - 3
West Yorkshire -8 3 £450 - 3
North West -27 3 £500 +45.98% 8
Gloucester +10 2 £470 +21.29%
Reading - 2 £350 - 1

Kimball Methodology
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 296 (87.06%) Data Warehouse
2 254 (74.71%) SQL
3 249 (73.24%) Business Intelligence
4 207 (60.88%) ETL
5 198 (58.24%) SQL Server
6 185 (54.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 143 (42.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 140 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 123 (36.18%) T-SQL
10 104 (30.59%) Data Modelling
11 101 (29.71%) Finance
12 95 (27.94%) Dimensional Modelling
13 91 (26.76%) Microsoft
14 90 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
15 78 (22.94%) Oracle
16 70 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
17 58 (17.06%) Inmon Methodology
18 57 (16.76%) PL/SQL
19 56 (16.47%) OLAP
19 56 (16.47%) BusinessObjects
20 52 (15.29%) SQL Server 2012
21 45 (13.24%) Informatica
22 43 (12.65%) Banking
22 43 (12.65%) MDX
23 37 (10.88%) Cognos
24 34 (10.00%) Star Schema
25 33 (9.71%) .NET
26 31 (9.12%) OLAP Cube
26 31 (9.12%) Analytics
27 30 (8.82%) Data Analysis

Kimball Methodology
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 27 (7.94%) SAS
2 19 (5.59%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.29%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.18%) MS Office
3 3 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project
4 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) FastStats
2 1 (0.29%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (87.06%) Data Warehouse
2 198 (58.24%) SQL Server
3 185 (54.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 143 (42.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 140 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 70 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 56 (16.47%) BusinessObjects
7 56 (16.47%) OLAP
8 52 (15.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 34 (10.00%) Star Schema
10 31 (9.12%) OLAP Cube
11 28 (8.24%) Big Data
12 26 (7.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 26 (7.65%) Oracle Database
13 22 (6.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 22 (6.47%) Oracle OWB
14 21 (6.18%) Oracle Database 11g
15 19 (5.59%) SQL Server 2005
16 17 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
17 16 (4.71%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 24 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (5.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 19 (5.59%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.82%) ERwin
4 7 (2.06%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (1.47%) Toad
6 4 (1.18%) JIRA
7 3 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.29%) PowerDesigner
General
1 101 (29.71%) Finance
2 43 (12.65%) Banking
3 16 (4.71%) Investment Banking
4 11 (3.24%) Marketing
5 7 (2.06%) Financial Institution
5 7 (2.06%) Legal
6 6 (1.76%) Advertising
7 4 (1.18%) Retail
8 3 (0.88%) Law
8 3 (0.88%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.59%) Publishing
10 1 (0.29%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 238 (70.00%) Developer
2 112 (32.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 92 (27.06%) SQL Developer
4 58 (17.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 53 (15.59%) ETL Developer
6 43 (12.65%) Analyst
7 39 (11.47%) Business Developer
8 37 (10.88%) SQL BI Developer
9 33 (9.71%) SQL Server Developer
10 27 (7.94%) Consultant
11 25 (7.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 24 (7.06%) Architect
12 24 (7.06%) Oracle Developer
13 19 (5.59%) Business Analyst
14 17 (5.00%) Data Architect
15 16 (4.71%) Microsoft Developer
15 16 (4.71%) T-SQL Developer
16 15 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
17 14 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Consultant
17 14 (4.12%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (12.65%) MDX
2 33 (9.71%) .NET
3 13 (3.82%) ASP.NET
4 8 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (2.06%) .NET Framework
6 5 (1.47%) XML
7 4 (1.18%) Web Services
8 2 (0.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (0.29%) JMS
9 1 (0.29%) JSON
9 1 (0.29%) ODBC
9 1 (0.29%) SOAP
9 1 (0.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.18%) Data Integration
3 14 (4.12%) NHS
4 13 (3.82%) Credit Risk
4 13 (3.82%) Visualisation
5 11 (3.24%) Data Extraction
6 9 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.47%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.47%) Market Risk
7 5 (1.47%) Reference Data
7 5 (1.47%) Statistics
8 4 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.59%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.59%) Equity Risk
9 2 (0.59%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.59%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.59%) Replication
10 1 (0.29%) Clustering
10 1 (0.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.29%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.82%) Unix
2 5 (1.47%) Windows
3 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (73.24%) Business Intelligence
2 207 (60.88%) ETL
3 104 (30.59%) Data Modelling
4 95 (27.94%) Dimensional Modelling
5 90 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (17.06%) Inmon Methodology
7 31 (9.12%) Analytics
8 30 (8.82%) Data Analysis
9 29 (8.53%) Business Analysis
10 23 (6.76%) ETL Development
11 21 (6.18%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (5.59%) Unit Testing
13 16 (4.71%) Project Management
14 15 (4.41%) Migration
14 15 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (4.12%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (4.12%) Regression Testing
15 14 (4.12%) SDLC
15 14 (4.12%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 254 (74.71%) SQL
2 123 (36.18%) T-SQL
3 57 (16.76%) PL/SQL
4 18 (5.29%) C#
5 11 (3.24%) VB.NET
6 9 (2.65%) C++
7 8 (2.35%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.47%) Java
8 5 (1.47%) Python
9 3 (0.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (0.59%) VBA
11 1 (0.29%) C
11 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.29%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (5.29%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.41%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.65%) Degree
4 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.59%) HNC
5 2 (0.59%) HND
5 2 (0.59%) MCSE
5 2 (0.59%) MCT
6 1 (0.29%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.29%) ISEB
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.18%) Data Quality
2 12 (3.53%) QA
3 5 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.88%) Basel II
4 3 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.88%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.59%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.47%) Control-M
2 2 (0.59%) Ambari
3 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 91 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 78 (22.94%) Oracle
3 45 (13.24%) Informatica
4 37 (10.88%) Cognos
5 27 (7.94%) SAP
6 26 (7.65%) Tableau
7 20 (5.88%) Teradata
8 16 (4.71%) IBM
9 7 (2.06%) Talend
10 5 (1.47%) Ab Initio
11 4 (1.18%) Rally
11 4 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.88%) Guidewire
13 2 (0.59%) Embarcadero
13 2 (0.59%) NetSuite
14 1 (0.29%) BMC
14 1 (0.29%) DataFlux
14 1 (0.29%) Siebel
14 1 (0.29%) Sybase
14 1 (0.29%) Telerik
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