Period
to 14 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 14 November 2019 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
UK
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 619 649 603
Rank change year-on-year +30 -46 -31
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 194 265 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.25% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.29% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 192 227
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £357 £363 £350
90th Percentile £586 £584 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £438 £425
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £75.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Kimball Methodology is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 72,501 90,666 88,799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.09% 86.88% 86.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 47,508 59,993 58,969
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £299 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,307 2,369 2,143
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £22.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.95% -4.35% +2.22%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.18 £23.50
% change year-on-year +6.23% -9.87% +4.44%

Kimball Methodology
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Kimball Methodology as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Kimball Methodology in the UK

Kimball Methodology
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kimball Methodology in the UK

Kimball Methodology
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kimball Methodology over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kimball Methodology in the UK

Kimball Methodology
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Kimball Methodology in the UK

Kimball Methodology
Top 16 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 14 November 2019. 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
England +25 183 £475 +5.56% 66
London +46 109 £500 +7.53% 24
UK excluding London +43 83 £438 - 44
North of England +20 24 £425 -5.56% 14
North West +8 15 £442 -13.38% 8
South East +35 13 £450 +2.86% 4
South West -2 13 £470 +10.59% 4
Midlands +52 12 £400 -11.11% 17
East of England +28 11 £413 -5.71% 3
East Midlands +29 9 £438 -7.89% 9
Yorkshire +17 9 £425 - 4
Wales +33 5 £419 -8.47% 2
West Midlands +35 3 £400 -5.88% 8
Northern Ireland - 3 £325 -
Scotland +35 2 £338 -27.03%
North East +13 1 £550 +4.76% 2

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Kimball Methodology 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 with a requirement for Kimball Methodology.

1 159 (81.96%) Data Warehouse
2 154 (79.38%) SQL
3 121 (62.37%) SQL Server
4 120 (61.86%) ETL
5 114 (58.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 109 (56.19%) Business Intelligence
7 90 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (38.14%) Azure
9 73 (37.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 70 (36.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 65 (33.51%) Microsoft
11 65 (33.51%) T-SQL
12 64 (32.99%) Power BI
12 64 (32.99%) Power Platform
13 63 (32.47%) Data Modelling
14 55 (28.35%) Dimensional Modelling
15 50 (25.77%) Analytics
16 47 (24.23%) Python
17 42 (21.65%) Oracle
18 38 (19.59%) Scrum
19 35 (18.04%) Azure Data Factory
20 34 (17.53%) Tableau
21 33 (17.01%) Big Data
21 33 (17.01%) Analytical Skills
22 31 (15.98%) Inmon Methodology
23 30 (15.46%) Databricks
23 30 (15.46%) Visualisation
23 30 (15.46%) Star Schema
24 28 (14.43%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
25 25 (12.89%) Performance Tuning

Kimball Methodology
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 22 (11.34%) Apache
2 21 (10.82%) Apache Spark
3 11 (5.67%) Apache Airflow
4 8 (4.12%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.06%) Confluence
5 4 (2.06%) SAS
6 1 (0.52%) Luigi
Applications
1 23 (11.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.03%) SPSS
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Primavera
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.52%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.52%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.52%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 74 (38.14%) Azure
2 64 (32.99%) Power Platform
3 35 (18.04%) Azure Data Factory
4 17 (8.76%) GCP
5 16 (8.25%) AWS
6 7 (3.61%) Serverless
7 5 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.58%) GitHub
8 4 (2.06%) Azure Functions
8 4 (2.06%) PaaS
9 3 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (1.03%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.52%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.52%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.52%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (81.96%) Data Warehouse
2 121 (62.37%) SQL Server
3 114 (58.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 73 (37.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 70 (36.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 64 (32.99%) Power BI
7 33 (17.01%) Big Data
8 30 (15.46%) Star Schema
9 28 (14.43%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 23 (11.86%) Data Lake
10 23 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (11.34%) OLAP
12 20 (10.31%) Hadoop
12 20 (10.31%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (7.22%) Relational Database
14 13 (6.70%) BigQuery
14 13 (6.70%) Oracle Database
15 11 (5.67%) Azure SQL Database
15 11 (5.67%) Oracle ODI
15 11 (5.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (6.70%) ERwin
2 9 (4.64%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.64%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.12%) ER Studio
3 8 (4.12%) JIRA
4 4 (2.06%) Bitbucket
4 4 (2.06%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.06%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.52%) ProC
6 1 (0.52%) Selenium
6 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.52%) Zephyr
General
1 22 (11.34%) Finance
2 14 (7.22%) Banking
3 9 (4.64%) Investment Banking
3 9 (4.64%) Legal
4 6 (3.09%) Public Sector
4 6 (3.09%) Retail
5 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.52%) Billing
7 1 (0.52%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (52.58%) Developer
2 39 (20.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 34 (17.53%) Data Engineer
4 25 (12.89%) SQL Developer
5 22 (11.34%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 19 (9.79%) SSRS Developer
7 18 (9.28%) Analyst
8 17 (8.76%) SSIS Developer
9 15 (7.73%) Azure Engineer
10 12 (6.19%) Architect
10 12 (6.19%) SQL BI Developer
11 11 (5.67%) Consultant
11 11 (5.67%) SSAS Developer
12 10 (5.15%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 10 (5.15%) Data Architect
12 10 (5.15%) ETL Developer
13 8 (4.12%) Analyst Developer
13 8 (4.12%) Azure Developer
13 8 (4.12%) SQL Server Developer
14 7 (3.61%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.28%) MDX
2 14 (7.22%) XML
3 12 (6.19%) PySpark
4 10 (5.15%) .NET
5 9 (4.64%) JSON
5 9 (4.64%) Web Services
6 6 (3.09%) Apache NiFi
7 4 (2.06%) Kafka
8 3 (1.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (1.55%) SOAP
8 3 (1.55%) Swagger
9 2 (1.03%) RESTful
9 2 (1.03%) Spring
10 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Avro
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Beam
10 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.52%) MLlib
10 1 (0.52%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.01%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.12%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.55%) Replication
4 3 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.03%) Reinsurance
5 2 (1.03%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.52%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (61.86%) ETL
2 109 (56.19%) Business Intelligence
3 90 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (32.47%) Data Modelling
5 55 (28.35%) Dimensional Modelling
6 50 (25.77%) Analytics
7 38 (19.59%) Scrum
8 31 (15.98%) Inmon Methodology
9 30 (15.46%) Visualisation
10 25 (12.89%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (12.37%) ETL Development
12 21 (10.82%) Business Analysis
13 19 (9.79%) Data Analysis
14 18 (9.28%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (8.76%) Data Engineering
16 16 (8.25%) Decision-Making
17 15 (7.73%) Data Integration
18 14 (7.22%) Machine Learning
19 13 (6.70%) Dashboard Development
20 11 (5.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 154 (79.38%) SQL
2 65 (33.51%) T-SQL
3 47 (24.23%) Python
4 17 (8.76%) PL/SQL
5 15 (7.73%) C#
6 13 (6.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 11 (5.67%) Java
7 11 (5.67%) Scala
8 6 (3.09%) Perl
9 4 (2.06%) Go
9 4 (2.06%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.55%) R
10 3 (1.55%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.55%) VBA
11 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.03%) Ruby
11 2 (1.03%) XPath
11 2 (1.03%) XQuery
12 1 (0.52%) C
12 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (4.64%) Degree
2 6 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.19%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.12%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.67%) Docker
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.03%) HDFS
4 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Ambari
1 1 (0.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 65 (33.51%) Microsoft
2 42 (21.65%) Oracle
3 34 (17.53%) Tableau
4 30 (15.46%) Databricks
5 23 (11.86%) Informatica
6 17 (8.76%) SAP
7 15 (7.73%) Google
8 12 (6.19%) Cognos
9 11 (5.67%) Talend
10 8 (4.12%) Ab Initio
11 6 (3.09%) Atlassian
12 4 (2.06%) Cloudera
13 3 (1.55%) EXASOL
13 3 (1.55%) IBM
13 3 (1.55%) Netezza
13 3 (1.55%) Sybase
13 3 (1.55%) Teradata
14 2 (1.03%) Alteryx
14 2 (1.03%) Cadence
14 2 (1.03%) MicroStrategy