The first table below looks at the demand for ProClarity skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProClarity over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Database & Business Intelligence 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ProClarity
Rank 578 557 568
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Contract jobs citing ProClarity 15 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.022% 0.028%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% 0.100% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 11
Average daily rate
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£500 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £295
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11544 11021 11927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.12% 21.60% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7146 6736 7018
Average daily rate £400 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 225 307
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

ProClarity
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ProClarity within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

ProClarity Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ProClarity
Daily Rate Trend

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

ProClarity Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ProClarity
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ProClarity Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ProClarity
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProClarity within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
London +7 15 £500 +21.21% 3
England -24 15 £500 +21.21% 3
City of London +21 10 £500 +33.33% 3
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Leeds - - - -
East of England - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Skipton - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

ProClarity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ProClarity 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 ProClarity.

1 33 (94.29%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (77.14%) SQL
3 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
4 26 (74.29%) Kimball Methodology
5 21 (60.00%) MDX
6 20 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
7 19 (54.29%) T-SQL
7 19 (54.29%) Cognos
8 18 (51.43%) MS Excel
9 14 (40.00%) PowerPivot
10 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (34.29%) User Stories
10 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 12 (34.29%) ERwin
10 12 (34.29%) Data Modelling
10 12 (34.29%) Data Mart
10 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (31.43%) Retail
12 10 (28.57%) Data Analysis
12 10 (28.57%) ETL
13 8 (22.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 8 (22.86%) Actuate
13 8 (22.86%) Informatica
13 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
13 8 (22.86%) UML
13 8 (22.86%) QlikView
13 8 (22.86%) BPMN
13 8 (22.86%) Waterfall

ProClarity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ProClarity 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 ProClarity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (51.43%) MS Excel
2 14 (40.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 20 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (34.29%) Data Mart
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (22.86%) QlikView
5 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (17.14%) Star Schema
5 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (17.14%) OLAP
6 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) ERwin
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (31.43%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) Analyst
3 14 (40.00%) Business Analyst
4 11 (31.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.57%) ETL Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Business Data Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Business Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Insight Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (74.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 12 (34.29%) User Stories
3 12 (34.29%) Data Modelling
4 10 (28.57%) ETL
4 10 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 8 (22.86%) UML
5 8 (22.86%) BPMN
5 8 (22.86%) Waterfall
6 7 (20.00%) Analytics
7 6 (17.14%) Inmon Methodology
7 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.14%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.57%) Scrum
9 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.86%) Load Testing
10 1 (2.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) SQL
2 19 (54.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (22.86%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) Cognos
3 8 (22.86%) Actuate
3 8 (22.86%) Informatica
4 6 (17.14%) Lattice Semiconductor
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.86%) Google
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