The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Kimball Methodology skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kimball Methodology over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
The Kimball Lifecycle
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 54 55 54
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.77% 0.31% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.38% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £394 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.41% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £354 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £386 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £371
% change year-on-year -8.82% +14.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Kimball Methodology is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 526 523 546
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 81.05% 81.21% 76.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 329 334
Median daily rate £421 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.18% +0.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 18
Median hourly rate £14.63 £13.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.37% -41.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.44 £8.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Kimball Methodology
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Kimball Methodology as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Kimball Methodology in Birmingham

Kimball Methodology
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Kimball Methodology in Birmingham

Kimball Methodology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Kimball Methodology.

1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (83.33%) ETL
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (41.67%) SQL
8 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
9 3 (25.00%) MDX
9 3 (25.00%) QlikView
10 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
10 2 (16.67%) Oracle
10 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 1 (8.33%) TDD
11 1 (8.33%) Data Management
11 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
11 1 (8.33%) Finance
11 1 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
11 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
11 1 (8.33%) OLAP
11 1 (8.33%) SAP

Kimball Methodology
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (25.00%) QlikView
6 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (8.33%) Big Data
7 1 (8.33%) Data Mart
7 1 (8.33%) OLAP
7 1 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (25.00%) SSAS Developer
4 3 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (25.00%) SSRS Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Business Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 2 (16.67%) Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) QlikView Developer
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior QlikView Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL Server Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (83.33%) ETL
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
5 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) SAP