The table below looks at the statistics for Star Schema skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Star Schema over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Star Schema
Rank 555 552 556
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 71 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.10% 0.087%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.62% 0.47% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 28 20
Average daily rate £418 £426 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.99% +0.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £324 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.51% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11427 11219 11277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.16% 21.92% 22.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7708 7287 6806
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 £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 164 219
Average hourly rate £34.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.75 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £50.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Star Schema Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Star Schema
Daily Rate Trend

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

Star Schema Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Star Schema
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Star Schema within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Star Schema Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Star Schema
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Star Schema Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Star Schema
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 Star Schema within the UK over the 3 months to 14 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 54 £425 -0.23% 11
London +10 36 £425 -8.10% 9
Scotland - 15 £370 -
Glasgow - 11 £350 -
City of London +46 5 £463 +14.90% 4
North West -10 4 £375 +11.11%
Bristol +4 3 - -
South West +1 3 - -
Manchester -19 3 £375 +36.36%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 - -
Croydon - 3 £418 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 - -
North East - 3 - -
South East +5 2 £421 -0.35% 2
South Coast - 2 £388 -
Aberdeen - 2 £475 -
Yorkshire - 2 £413 -
Cheshire -6 1 - -
West Midlands -14 1 £438 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 -
Surrey - 1 £392 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £438 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
Midlands - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -
Leeds - 1 £375 -
Oxford - 1 £450 -
Rugby - 1 £438 -
Warrington - 1 - -

Star Schema
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Star Schema 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 Star Schema.

1 113 (76.87%) Data Warehouse
2 103 (70.07%) SQL
3 86 (58.50%) Business Intelligence
4 84 (57.14%) ETL
5 73 (49.66%) Finance
6 71 (48.30%) Data Modelling
7 55 (37.41%) SQL Server
8 54 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (29.25%) Oracle
10 39 (26.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 34 (23.13%) Kimball Methodology
12 29 (19.73%) Analytics
13 26 (17.69%) Relational Database
13 26 (17.69%) PL/SQL
13 26 (17.69%) Data Analysis
14 24 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 24 (16.33%) MS Excel
14 24 (16.33%) Data Quality
15 23 (15.65%) Oracle Database
15 23 (15.65%) Oracle BI EE
16 22 (14.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 21 (14.29%) OLAP
18 20 (13.61%) Security Cleared
19 19 (12.93%) Oracle Database 11g
19 19 (12.93%) Oracle Reports
20 18 (12.24%) Data Mapping
21 17 (11.56%) Big Data
22 16 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
22 16 (10.88%) T-SQL
23 15 (10.20%) Microsoft

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Star Schema 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 Star Schema. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.08%) SAS
2 4 (2.72%) Apache
2 4 (2.72%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.08%) MS Office
2 6 (4.08%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) LDAP
2 1 (0.68%) HTTP
2 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.68%) LAN
2 1 (0.68%) MPLS
2 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.68%) VoIP
2 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (76.87%) Data Warehouse
2 55 (37.41%) SQL Server
3 39 (26.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (17.69%) Relational Database
5 24 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (15.65%) Oracle BI EE
6 23 (15.65%) Oracle Database
7 22 (14.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (14.29%) OLAP
9 19 (12.93%) Oracle Database 11g
9 19 (12.93%) Oracle Reports
10 17 (11.56%) Big Data
11 14 (9.52%) Oracle ODI
12 12 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (7.48%) QlikView
13 11 (7.48%) Snowflake Schema
14 9 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (6.12%) MS Access
14 9 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (5.44%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.04%) ERwin
2 3 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.36%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.36%) Toad
4 1 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 73 (49.66%) Finance
2 12 (8.16%) Banking
3 6 (4.08%) Billing
3 6 (4.08%) Retail
4 5 (3.40%) Publishing
5 3 (2.04%) Advertising
5 3 (2.04%) Law
5 3 (2.04%) Marketing
6 2 (1.36%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.68%) Front Office
7 1 (0.68%) German Language
7 1 (0.68%) International Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (43.54%) Developer
2 30 (20.41%) Analyst
3 23 (15.65%) Consultant
4 21 (14.29%) ETL Developer
5 20 (13.61%) Architect
5 20 (13.61%) SQL Developer
6 15 (10.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 12 (8.16%) Data Analyst
7 12 (8.16%) Data Architect
8 9 (6.12%) Data Modeller
8 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Developer
8 9 (6.12%) SQL Server Developer
9 8 (5.44%) OBIEE Consultant
9 8 (5.44%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 7 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Architect
10 7 (4.76%) QlikView Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Informatica Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Oracle Consultant
11 6 (4.08%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.80%) .NET
1 10 (6.80%) MDX
2 5 (3.40%) Web Services
3 4 (2.72%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.72%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (2.72%) XML
4 3 (2.04%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (1.36%) JSON
6 1 (0.68%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Avro
6 1 (0.68%) GWT
6 1 (0.68%) HTML
6 1 (0.68%) J2EE
6 1 (0.68%) Kafka
6 1 (0.68%) RESTful
6 1 (0.68%) SOAP
6 1 (0.68%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.68%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 6 (4.08%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.72%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.04%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.04%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (2.04%) New Media
6 3 (2.04%) Oracle Exalytics
7 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.36%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.36%) Life Science
7 2 (1.36%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.36%) Tandem
8 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.68%) Ontologies
8 1 (0.68%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.68%) Statistics
8 1 (0.68%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.76%) Unix
2 5 (3.40%) Windows
3 3 (2.04%) Linux
4 2 (1.36%) AIX
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (58.50%) Business Intelligence
2 84 (57.14%) ETL
3 71 (48.30%) Data Modelling
4 54 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (23.13%) Kimball Methodology
6 29 (19.73%) Analytics
7 26 (17.69%) Data Analysis
8 18 (12.24%) Data Mapping
9 14 (9.52%) Migration
10 11 (7.48%) Inmon Methodology
11 9 (6.12%) Data Management
11 9 (6.12%) Dimensional Modelling
11 9 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.76%) Data Transformation
12 7 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
12 7 (4.76%) Validation
13 6 (4.08%) Data Governance
13 6 (4.08%) Data Stewardship
13 6 (4.08%) Master Data Management
13 6 (4.08%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (70.07%) SQL
2 26 (17.69%) PL/SQL
3 16 (10.88%) T-SQL
4 6 (4.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 6 (4.08%) R
5 5 (3.40%) C#
5 5 (3.40%) Python
6 2 (1.36%) Java
6 2 (1.36%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.36%) VBA
7 1 (0.68%) C
7 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.68%) SPARQL
7 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (13.61%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.12%) Degree
4 3 (2.04%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.36%) MCSE
5 2 (1.36%) MCT
6 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.68%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.68%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.68%) ISEB
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.68%) PhD
6 1 (0.68%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.33%) Data Quality
2 11 (7.48%) QA
3 3 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Control-M
Vendors
1 43 (29.25%) Oracle
2 15 (10.20%) Informatica
2 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.52%) MicroStrategy
4 13 (8.84%) Cognos
5 7 (4.76%) IBM
5 7 (4.76%) SAP
5 7 (4.76%) Tableau
6 6 (4.08%) Ab Initio
7 5 (3.40%) Guidewire
8 4 (2.72%) Cloudera
8 4 (2.72%) Hortonworks
8 4 (2.72%) Teradata
9 2 (1.36%) Embarcadero
9 2 (1.36%) Trillium
9 2 (1.36%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.68%) MapR
10 1 (0.68%) Sybase
10 1 (0.68%) Talend
10 1 (0.68%) Twitter
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
aap3
Rate: £500 - £700 per day + Neg
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £400 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago