Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 182 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +189
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 2 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.039% 0.16% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.18% 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Scotland median daily rate £500 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £42.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +54.55% -

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 1,083 968 951
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.85% 19.41% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 537 509
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £308 £289 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 20
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.52% -21.89% +69.00%
10th Percentile £13.70 £13.36 £11.11
90th Percentile £35.00 £195.00 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £32.00 £30.95 £28.18
% change year-on-year +3.39% +9.83% +2.47%

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 18 December 2018. 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
Edinburgh +1 1 £500 -
Star Schema
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Star Schema also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Star Schema.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Fintech
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) TM1 Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau