The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Dimensional Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dimensional Modelling over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dimensional Modelling
UK / Scotland
Rank - 129 123
Contract jobs citing Dimensional Modelling 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.039% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.046% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +7.46% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Dimensional Modelling 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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1471 2157 2318
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 83.82% 83.35% 81.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 1208 1275
Median daily rate £390 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.26% -1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 41
Median hourly rate £35.50 £39.00 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.97% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Dimensional Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Dimensional Modelling in Scotland

Dimensional Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Dimensional Modelling in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Dimensional Modelling in Scotland

Dimensional Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dimensional Modelling 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Dimensional Modelling.

1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (60.00%) Informatica
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Data Management
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (40.00%) Tableau
4 2 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (20.00%) Scorecard
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Metadata Management
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Data Integration

Dimensional Modelling
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (20.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) QlikView
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BI Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Business Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) SSIS Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) SSRS Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Metadata Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Scorecard
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Informatica
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Tableau
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) MicroStrategy