The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 26 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.

Dimensional Modelling
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 519 550 507
Rank change year-on-year +31 -43  
Contract jobs citing Dimensional Modelling 81 105 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 82 106
Median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £548 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +20.00% -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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 38875 46261 44658
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.64% 82.82% 79.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25600 30568 27749
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 990 1094 1314
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +17.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £47.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Dimensional Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Dimensional Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dimensional Modelling in the UK

Dimensional Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dimensional Modelling over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dimensional Modelling in the UK

Dimensional Modelling
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dimensional Modelling.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dimensional Modelling in the UK

Dimensional Modelling
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dimensional Modelling within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +23 73 £440 +6.66% 27
London +7 37 £450 - 15
South East +26 15 £476 +15.45% 3
Hampshire +14 9 £475 -7.31% 1
City of London +2 8 £500 +11.11% 2
South West +3 7 £388 -17.55%
South Wales +18 6 £500 +28.20%
Wales +14 6 £500 +28.20%
Cardiff - 6 £500 -
North West +27 5 £450 +9.09% 3
Gloucestershire +12 5 £300 -35.48%
West Midlands +24 4 £375 - 3
Basingstoke - 4 £403 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £489 -
Cheshire +33 3 £450 +9.09% 1
East of England +5 3 £238 -32.14% 1
Gloucester 0 3 £400 -13.97%
Oxford - 3 £500 -
Scotland +37 2 £475 +26.66%
Bristol +3 2 £413 +3.12%
Andover -7 2 £475 -17.39%
Stirling - 2 £475 -
Suffolk - 2 - -
Berkshire +28 1 £300 - 1
Manchester +11 1 - - 2
Chester +10 1 £450 +9.09% 1
North East +8 1 - - 1
Essex -12 1 £238 -32.14%
Croydon - 1 - -
Walsall - 1 £375 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 with a requirement for Dimensional Modelling.

1 125 (80.13%) Data Warehouse
2 106 (67.95%) Business Intelligence
3 105 (67.31%) SQL
4 89 (57.05%) ETL
5 85 (54.49%) Data Modelling
6 80 (51.28%) Oracle
7 71 (45.51%) SQL Server
8 59 (37.82%) Finance
9 48 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 46 (29.49%) Kimball Methodology
11 41 (26.28%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (22.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 34 (21.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 33 (21.15%) Data Management
14 33 (21.15%) Analytics
15 31 (19.87%) Performance Tuning
15 31 (19.87%) QlikView
16 30 (19.23%) Microsoft
17 29 (18.59%) Teradata
17 29 (18.59%) Data Quality
18 28 (17.95%) BusinessObjects
19 26 (16.67%) T-SQL
19 26 (16.67%) PL/SQL
19 26 (16.67%) Degree
19 26 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
20 23 (14.74%) Relational Database
21 22 (14.10%) SDLC
22 21 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
22 21 (13.46%) Oracle Database
23 20 (12.82%) Informatica

Dimensional Modelling
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 12 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.41%) SAS
3 4 (2.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.28%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.64%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.64%) HFM
2 1 (0.64%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.64%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) 2G
1 1 (0.64%) 3G
1 1 (0.64%) DHCP
1 1 (0.64%) DNS
1 1 (0.64%) LTE
1 1 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (0.64%) Skype
1 1 (0.64%) SNMP
1 1 (0.64%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (80.13%) Data Warehouse
2 71 (45.51%) SQL Server
3 48 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (22.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (21.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 31 (19.87%) QlikView
7 28 (17.95%) BusinessObjects
8 26 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 23 (14.74%) Relational Database
10 21 (13.46%) Oracle Database
11 20 (12.82%) Star Schema
12 18 (11.54%) OLAP
12 18 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
13 16 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (8.33%) Big Data
15 12 (7.69%) DB2
15 12 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 12 (7.69%) Power BI
16 11 (7.05%) OLAP Cube
16 11 (7.05%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.49%) ERwin
2 7 (4.49%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (3.21%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.92%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.92%) Subversion
6 2 (1.28%) Toad
7 1 (0.64%) JIRA
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 59 (37.82%) Finance
2 19 (12.18%) Banking
3 11 (7.05%) Retail
4 9 (5.77%) Front Office
5 5 (3.21%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.56%) Legal
6 4 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.92%) Publishing
8 2 (1.28%) Electronics
8 2 (1.28%) Marketing
9 1 (0.64%) Billing
9 1 (0.64%) Local Government
9 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (48.08%) Developer
2 33 (21.15%) Analyst
3 28 (17.95%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 26 (16.67%) Architect
5 24 (15.38%) SQL Developer
6 20 (12.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 20 (12.82%) Data Architect
7 16 (10.26%) ETL Developer
8 14 (8.97%) Data Analyst
9 13 (8.33%) Consultant
10 12 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 11 (7.05%) SQL Analyst
12 10 (6.41%) Business Developer
13 8 (5.13%) Business Analyst
13 8 (5.13%) Oracle Analyst
13 8 (5.13%) SSIS Developer
14 7 (4.49%) OBIEE Developer
14 7 (4.49%) Oracle Developer
15 6 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
15 6 (3.85%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.85%) .NET
2 5 (3.21%) MDX
2 5 (3.21%) XML
3 3 (1.92%) REST
4 2 (1.28%) Kafka
5 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.64%) D3.js
5 1 (0.64%) JSON
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.62%) Management Information System
3 14 (8.97%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.28%) NHS
5 2 (1.28%) Replication
6 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.64%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.64%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.64%) iSeries
6 1 (0.64%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.49%) Linux
2 6 (3.85%) Unix
3 1 (0.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (67.95%) Business Intelligence
2 89 (57.05%) ETL
3 85 (54.49%) Data Modelling
4 46 (29.49%) Kimball Methodology
5 41 (26.28%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (21.15%) Analytics
6 33 (21.15%) Data Management
7 31 (19.87%) Performance Tuning
8 22 (14.10%) SDLC
9 19 (12.18%) Data Architecture
10 17 (10.90%) Data Integration
11 16 (10.26%) Data Analysis
12 14 (8.97%) CRM
13 13 (8.33%) Migration
14 11 (7.05%) Data Governance
14 11 (7.05%) Data Migration
15 10 (6.41%) Data Transformation
15 10 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (6.41%) Unit Testing
15 10 (6.41%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 105 (67.31%) SQL
2 26 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 26 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 9 (5.77%) C++
3 9 (5.77%) R
4 8 (5.13%) Python
5 6 (3.85%) C#
6 5 (3.21%) Java
7 3 (1.92%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.92%) VBA
8 2 (1.28%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.28%) Tcl
9 1 (0.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 8 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.21%) HNC
3 5 (3.21%) HND
4 2 (1.28%) ISEB
4 2 (1.28%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.28%) MCDBA
4 2 (1.28%) MCITP
4 2 (1.28%) MCPD
4 2 (1.28%) MCSA
4 2 (1.28%) MCSD
4 2 (1.28%) MCSE
4 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (18.59%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.49%) QA
3 4 (2.56%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.28%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.64%) Basel II
5 1 (0.64%) GDPR
5 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 80 (51.28%) Oracle
2 30 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 29 (18.59%) Teradata
4 20 (12.82%) Informatica
5 19 (12.18%) Tableau
6 16 (10.26%) Netezza
7 15 (9.62%) Sybase
8 9 (5.77%) Ab Initio
8 9 (5.77%) Cognos
9 8 (5.13%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (3.85%) Talend
11 5 (3.21%) SAP
11 5 (3.21%) Siebel
12 3 (1.92%) IBM
12 3 (1.92%) Lavastorm
12 3 (1.92%) Vertica
13 2 (1.28%) Embarcadero
14 1 (0.64%) JD Edwards
14 1 (0.64%) Nortel
14 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
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