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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kimball Methodology over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
The Kimball Lifecycle
England / West Midlands
Rank 116 119 107
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 6 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.37% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Median daily rate £381 £494 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.78% +10.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £370 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £575 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £368
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +15.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1875 2135 1648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.01% 82.34% 72.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1200 1204 947
Median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 48 105
Median hourly rate £25.50 £19.50 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -32.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £37.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Kimball Methodology
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Kimball Methodology as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kimball Methodology within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +2 4 £388 +4.72% 1
Kimball Methodology
England

Kimball Methodology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Kimball Methodology also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Kimball Methodology.

1 16 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (72.22%) ETL
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
9 5 (27.78%) MDX
10 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
10 4 (22.22%) Oracle
10 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
11 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
11 3 (16.67%) Informatica
11 3 (16.67%) QlikView
11 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
11 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
11 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 3 (16.67%) Data Mapping
12 2 (11.11%) SDLC

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (16.67%) QlikView
7 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (5.56%) Big Data
9 1 (5.56%) Data Mart
9 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (5.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 5 (27.78%) SSAS Developer
4 5 (27.78%) SSIS Developer
4 5 (27.78%) SSRS Developer
5 4 (22.22%) SQL BI Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 3 (16.67%) Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) Business Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (11.11%) QlikView Developer
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (72.22%) ETL
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Data Mapping
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Analytics
7 1 (5.56%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Data Lineage
7 1 (5.56%) Data Management
7 1 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (5.56%) ERP
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) Master Data Management
7 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Informatica
4 1 (5.56%) SAP