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 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
The Kimball Lifecycle
Rank 114 116 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -30
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 2 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.083% 0.12% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.16% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Average daily rate
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£356 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 - £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 - £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.32% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
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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
1791 1826 1367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.50% 74.56% 68.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1092 977 688
Average daily rate £390 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 128 61
Average hourly rate £28.69 £30.20 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -20.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Netezza
3 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (66.67%) Inmon Methodology
4 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Data Mapping
4 3 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (33.33%) Data Management
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) ETL
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
5 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) QlikView
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (33.33%) PowerPivot
6 1 (16.67%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (16.67%) Metadata Management
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) User Experience

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) QlikView
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ERwin
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modeller
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) Inmon Methodology
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Metadata Management
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (16.67%) Information Exploitation
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) Netezza
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Informatica
4 1 (16.67%) Ab Initio
4 1 (16.67%) DataFlux
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos