The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 29 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.

The Kimball Lifecycle
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 104 95
Rank change year-on-year +18 -9  
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.17% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.20% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Median daily rate £425 £479 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.27% +47.38%  
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1066 1496 1271
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.70% 83.53% 78.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 900 680
Median daily rate £388 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 26
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.99 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.60% +8.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.00 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Kimball Methodology
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Kimball Methodology
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kimball Methodology in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Kimball Methodology.

1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) MDX
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube

Kimball Methodology
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft BI Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SSIS Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SSRS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) NHS Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Report Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SSAS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft