Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Star Schema skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Star Schema over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Star Schema
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 - 199
Rank change year-on-year - +199 -19
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% - 0.081%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.71% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Scotland median daily rate £375 - £338
10th Percentile £363 - £319
90th Percentile £388 - £356
UK median daily rate £474 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.28% +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £57.75
% change year-on-year +54.55% -52.38% -

Star Schema is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 987 1022 1240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.59% 23.69% 19.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 561 697
Scotland median daily rate £389 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.07% -6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £288 £260 £260
90th Percentile £521 £475 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 7
Scotland median hourly rate £42.00 £42.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +69.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £14.62 £9.37 £10.80
90th Percentile £195.00 £52.00 £49.23
UK median hourly rate £31.41 £28.00 £28.13
% change year-on-year +12.16% -0.44% +12.50%

Star Schema
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Star Schema as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Star Schema in Scotland

Star Schema
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Star Schema in Scotland

Star Schema
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Star Schema within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 5 £375 - 1
Stirling - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Star Schema
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Star Schema 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 Star Schema.

1 7 (100.00%) ETL
2 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Snowflake Schema
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (71.43%) Data Cleansing
3 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (57.14%) Data Quality
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) COBOL
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
6 1 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Informatica
6 1 (14.29%) JCL
6 1 (14.29%) Middleware
6 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
6 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Visualisation

Star Schema
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Snowflake Schema
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (14.29%) QlikView
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) ETL Developer
3 3 (42.86%) SSAS Developer
3 3 (42.86%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Designer
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ETL
2 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
3 5 (71.43%) Data Cleansing
3 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Memory Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL
2 1 (14.29%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
1 1 (14.29%) Informatica
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle