The table below looks at the statistics for Star Schema 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 Star Schema over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Star Schema
Rank 121 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.045% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.16% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.63% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Star Schema
England

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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
622 425 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.37% 19.24% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 245 267
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +91.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £17.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

Star Schema
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Star Schema Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Star Schema
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Star Schema Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Star Schema
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 Star Schema within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 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
Warwickshire - 1 £438 -
Star Schema
England

Star Schema
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Snowflake Schema
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse

Star Schema
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Snowflake Schema
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ETL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality