The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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
England / North East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 75 -
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 633 742 480
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.79% 85.29% 74.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 503 259
Median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 21
Median hourly rate £24.50 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.11% +38.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £12.97 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £30.00 £28.30
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 the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Kimball Methodology
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kimball Methodology in the North East

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 North East region with a requirement for Kimball Methodology.

1 10 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (100.00%) ETL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) OLAP
4 6 (60.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (60.00%) Analytics
5 5 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
5 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (50.00%) QlikView
5 5 (50.00%) SAP
5 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) VB
6 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (40.00%) SAP BW
6 4 (40.00%) Project Management
6 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (40.00%) Degree
6 4 (40.00%) Data Governance
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (20.00%) NHS
8 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis

Kimball Methodology
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (60.00%) OLAP
4 5 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
4 5 (50.00%) QlikView
4 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (40.00%) SAP BW
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ETL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft BI Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ETL
2 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (60.00%) Analytics
3 6 (60.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) Data Governance
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) SAP