The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 April 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 / South West
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 130 143
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13  
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 9 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.34% 0.37% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.46% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 6
Median daily rate £344 £465 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.07% +45.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £338 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £755 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £419 £356
% change year-on-year -4.47% +17.54%  
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 South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2169 2376 2596
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 82.31% 79.44% 79.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1426 1566 1682
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £535 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 139 99
Median hourly rate £40.50 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.14% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £23.50 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

Kimball Methodology
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 South West

Kimball Methodology
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kimball Methodology in the South West

Kimball Methodology
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kimball Methodology in the South West over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kimball Methodology in the South West

Kimball Methodology
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kimball Methodology in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Kimball Methodology in the South West

Kimball Methodology
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kimball Methodology within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +4 2 £394 +16.66%
Gloucestershire 0 2 £325 -24.85%
Somerset - 2 £325 -
Wiltshire -1 1 £400 -15.78%
Devon -10 1 £320 -11.72%
Kimball Methodology
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 South West region with a requirement for Kimball Methodology.

1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (45.45%) T-SQL
6 10 (45.45%) ETL
7 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (40.91%) Finance
8 7 (31.82%) Scrum
8 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
8 7 (31.82%) Dimensional Modelling
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle
10 5 (22.73%) C#
10 5 (22.73%) Teradata
10 5 (22.73%) Degree
10 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
11 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
11 4 (18.18%) SDLC
11 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
11 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
11 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
12 3 (13.64%) Electronics
12 3 (13.64%) Telecoms

Kimball Methodology
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
8 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
8 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (9.09%) Power BI
8 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (9.09%) Star Schema
9 1 (4.55%) Big Data
9 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Electronics
3 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (31.82%) SSRS Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 5 (22.73%) SQL BI Developer
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Developer
4 5 (22.73%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (18.18%) SSAS Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Business Developer
6 2 (9.09%) ETL Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Report Developer
6 2 (9.09%) T-SQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Power BI Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Report Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) Kafka
2 1 (4.55%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (45.45%) ETL
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
4 7 (31.82%) Dimensional Modelling
4 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 4 (18.18%) SDLC
6 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Inmon Methodology
7 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Validation
8 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.55%) Migration
8 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (22.73%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) Scala
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) HNC
3 3 (13.64%) HND
4 2 (9.09%) ISEB
4 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO 9000
2 1 (4.55%) Basel II
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 5 (22.73%) Teradata
4 3 (13.64%) SAP
5 2 (9.09%) Talend
6 1 (4.55%) Informatica
6 1 (4.55%) Unisys