The table below looks at the statistics for Star Schema skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Star Schema over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Star Schema
Rank 72 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 0.40% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.82% 1.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £305 £377
% change year-on-year
+27.04% -19.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.75 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
243 188 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.58% 25.20% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 134 82
Average daily rate £328 £395 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.08% +19.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £16.80 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Star Schema Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Star Schema
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Star Schema Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Star Schema
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
South Wales 0 2 £338 -6.89%
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Star Schema
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Powerplay
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) DTS
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mart
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Transformer
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Powerplay
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) DTS
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mart
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Transformer
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Database Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos