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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Kimball Lifecycle
Rank 431 438 481
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +43
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 155 138 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.36% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 83 54
Average daily rate
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£394 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -8.82%
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
40696 38031 35236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.64% 73.82% 71.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26662 23403 20710
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1181 1433
Average hourly rate £24.00 £25.88 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -13.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
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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 -33 127 £427 +0.47% 21
London +18 72 £413 -8.33% 8
Scotland +17 20 £350 - 3
South East -35 18 £500 +33.33% 2
Oxfordshire -5 16 £500 - 1
City of London -7 15 £463 +2.77% 3
Edinburgh -2 14 £350 - 3
Oxford - 14 £513 - 1
South West -24 11 £369 -1.66% 5
East of England -7 9 £406 -4.41% 1
North West -7 7 £343 -16.96% 2
Glasgow - 5 £283 -
Cardiff -3 4 £388 - 2
South Wales -13 4 £388 - 3
Wales -19 4 £388 - 3
Somerset - 4 - - 1
Yorkshire -5 3 £488 +21.87%
West Yorkshire -12 3 £488 +21.87%
Essex - 3 £350 - 1
Manchester -8 2 - - 1
Bristol -14 2 £363 -3.33% 2
Reading +9 1 £380 +1.33%
Kent -1 1 £338 -25.00%
Berkshire -3 1 £380 +8.57%
West Midlands -9 1 - - 2
Leeds -10 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £300 -
Dorset - - - -
Durham - - - -
East Sussex - - - -

Kimball Methodology
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 224 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 203 (70.49%) Business Intelligence
3 201 (69.79%) SQL
4 167 (57.99%) ETL
5 145 (50.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 142 (49.31%) SQL Server
7 93 (32.29%) Data Modelling
8 86 (29.86%) Oracle
9 80 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 78 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
11 72 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
12 71 (24.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 68 (23.61%) T-SQL
14 62 (21.53%) Microsoft
14 62 (21.53%) Finance
15 61 (21.18%) SQL Server 2008
16 59 (20.49%) Business Objects
17 53 (18.40%) PL/SQL
18 52 (18.06%) Tableau
19 50 (17.36%) Inmon Methodology
20 47 (16.32%) OLAP
21 44 (15.28%) Star Schema
22 40 (13.89%) Data Analysis
23 38 (13.19%) Big Data
24 35 (12.15%) SAP
24 35 (12.15%) MS Excel
24 35 (12.15%) Cognos
24 35 (12.15%) SAP Data Services
25 34 (11.81%) SQL Server 2012
25 34 (11.81%) Analytics

Kimball Methodology
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 8 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 8 (2.78%) SAS
2 7 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.04%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.69%) IIS
5 1 (0.35%) Apache
5 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 35 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.60%) PowerPivot
3 7 (2.43%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (1.74%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.04%) ResourceLink
4 3 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.69%) Summit
5 2 (0.69%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.04%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.43%) SAN
2 3 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 145 (50.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 142 (49.31%) SQL Server
4 80 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 71 (24.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 61 (21.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 47 (16.32%) OLAP
8 44 (15.28%) Star Schema
9 38 (13.19%) Big Data
10 35 (12.15%) SAP Data Services
11 34 (11.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 27 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 24 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
14 23 (7.99%) Hadoop
15 22 (7.64%) Data Mining
16 20 (6.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 19 (6.60%) Relational Database
17 19 (6.60%) Data Mart
18 18 (6.25%) QlikView
18 18 (6.25%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 13 (4.51%) ERwin
2 12 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 9 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.04%) JIRA
5 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.35%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 62 (21.53%) Finance
2 15 (5.21%) Retail
3 14 (4.86%) Marketing
3 14 (4.86%) Banking
4 13 (4.51%) Games
5 6 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.74%) Publishing
7 4 (1.39%) Advertising
7 4 (1.39%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.04%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Law
9 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.35%) International Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 163 (56.60%) Developer
2 67 (23.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 53 (18.40%) Analyst
4 48 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 34 (11.81%) Consultant
6 33 (11.46%) Architect
7 23 (7.99%) Business Developer
7 23 (7.99%) Data Analyst
8 22 (7.64%) Business Analyst
9 20 (6.94%) ETL Developer
10 18 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 18 (6.25%) Data Consultant
11 17 (5.90%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 15 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (4.51%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 12 (4.17%) Senior Developer
14 12 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Architect
15 11 (3.82%) SQL Server Developer
16 10 (3.47%) Data Architect
17 8 (2.78%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.03%) MDX
2 16 (5.56%) XML
3 13 (4.51%) SOAP
4 12 (4.17%) Web Services
5 10 (3.47%) .NET
6 8 (2.78%) REST
7 3 (1.04%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.69%) Middleware
8 2 (0.69%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.69%) HTML
9 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.35%) WCF
9 1 (0.35%) WPF
9 1 (0.35%) jQuery
9 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.35%) CSS
9 1 (0.35%) JSP
9 1 (0.35%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (10.07%) Data Integration
3 14 (4.86%) Visualisation
4 11 (3.82%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.47%) Online Games
6 8 (2.78%) Open Source
7 7 (2.43%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.74%) Replication
9 4 (1.39%) Freedom of Information
9 4 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.39%) Freedom of Information Act
9 4 (1.39%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.39%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.04%) Data Conversion
10 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.04%) NHS
10 3 (1.04%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.69%) Clustering
11 2 (0.69%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.17%) UNIX
2 3 (1.04%) Windows
3 1 (0.35%) AIX
3 1 (0.35%) HPUX
3 1 (0.35%) Solaris
3 1 (0.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (70.49%) Business Intelligence
2 167 (57.99%) ETL
3 93 (32.29%) Data Modelling
4 78 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 50 (17.36%) Inmon Methodology
7 40 (13.89%) Data Analysis
8 34 (11.81%) Analytics
9 25 (8.68%) Data Management
10 23 (7.99%) Scrum
11 21 (7.29%) Performance Tuning
12 20 (6.94%) Master Data Management
12 20 (6.94%) TOGAF
13 17 (5.90%) Data Architecture
13 17 (5.90%) Zachman Framework
14 15 (5.21%) Data Governance
15 13 (4.51%) User Stories
15 13 (4.51%) Unit Testing
16 12 (4.17%) Migration
16 12 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 201 (69.79%) SQL
2 68 (23.61%) T-SQL
3 53 (18.40%) PL/SQL
4 13 (4.51%) C#
5 8 (2.78%) Java
6 5 (1.74%) VB
7 4 (1.39%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.39%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 4 (1.39%) C++
7 4 (1.39%) Perl
8 3 (1.04%) C
8 3 (1.04%) XPath
8 3 (1.04%) Python
9 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.69%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.69%) VBScript
10 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (10.07%) Degree
2 8 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 8 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.08%) MCTS
5 3 (1.04%) MCITP
5 3 (1.04%) MCSA
6 1 (0.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.29%) QA
2 17 (5.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.43%) Control-M
2 2 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 86 (29.86%) Oracle
2 62 (21.53%) Microsoft
3 59 (20.49%) Business Objects
4 52 (18.06%) Tableau
5 35 (12.15%) SAP
5 35 (12.15%) Cognos
6 26 (9.03%) Informatica
7 14 (4.86%) Ab Initio
8 12 (4.17%) Teradata
9 11 (3.82%) MicroStrategy
10 10 (3.47%) IBM
11 5 (1.74%) BMC
11 5 (1.74%) Google
11 5 (1.74%) Facebook
11 5 (1.74%) Twitter
11 5 (1.74%) Lattice Semiconductor
12 4 (1.39%) DataFlux
12 4 (1.39%) Datanomic
12 4 (1.39%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.39%) Trillium
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