The table below looks at the statistics for Kimball Methodology skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kimball Methodology over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Kimball Lifecycle
Rank - 90 108
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 0 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.52% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.76% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 5
Average daily rate
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- £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £396 £365
% change year-on-year
-11.67% +8.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1757 1456 1576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 68.61% 69.00% 68.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 787 816
Average daily rate £375 £357 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 57 103
Average hourly rate £29.75 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

Kimball Methodology
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kimball Methodology across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Kimball Methodology Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Kimball Methodology
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology across the West Midlands region.

Kimball Methodology Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Kimball Methodology
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
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West Bromwich - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
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Kimball Methodology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) OLAP
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) SAS
5 2 (28.57%) OLTP
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) Base SAS
5 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (28.57%) MDX
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Data Security
5 2 (28.57%) AS400
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) PerformancePoint
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning

Kimball Methodology
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) OLAP
4 2 (28.57%) OLTP
4 2 (28.57%) Base SAS
4 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) PerformancePoint
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ETL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) MDX
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) AS400
1 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Data Security
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Capita
2 1 (14.29%) Peoplefluent
2 1 (14.29%) Verint