Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 - 195
Rank change year-on-year - +195 -
Contract jobs citing Star Schema 6 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% - 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Scotland median daily rate £343 - £450
10th Percentile £305 - £410
90th Percentile £400 - £540
UK median daily rate £513 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +13.89% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 1,080 794 1,186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.29% 20.37% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 421 691
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £281 £263 £265
90th Percentile £505 £500 £500
UK median daily rate £464 £442 £425
% change year-on-year +4.98% +3.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 20
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £33.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.55% +31.08% -22.11%
10th Percentile £10.08 £11.29 £9.37
90th Percentile £80.55 £80.74 £42.10
UK median hourly rate £33.75 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +10.34%

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 25 June 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
Glasgow - 5 £310 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £400 - 1
Star Schema
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) Snowflake Schema
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) ETL Development
4 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall

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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Snowflake Schema
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) ETL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior ETL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SSAS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Development
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle