Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 570 521
Rank change year-on-year -13 -49 +89
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 302 340 411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.38% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 242 333
UK median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £350 £307 £313
90th Percentile £588 £538 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
UK median hourly rate - £46.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +53.33% -21.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +53.33% -21.57%

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 86890 88941 94016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.52% 83.93% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 57867 58786 60918
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £626 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2052 2351 2749
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.75 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.02 £24.37 £23.35
% change year-on-year -1.42% +4.35% +16.75%

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 17 November 2017.

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 14 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 17 November 2017. 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 -15 280 £450 +12.50% 21
UK excluding London -41 164 £425 +13.33% 13
London +43 137 £475 +5.56% 9
South East -11 51 £475 +19.95% 2
South West +9 36 £425 +30.77% 3
North of England +9 31 £350 -6.67% 6
Yorkshire +1 16 £350 -6.67% 5
North West +10 15 £388 -6.06% 1
East of England -24 13 £425 +0.59%
Midlands +10 12 £375 - 1
Scotland -8 12 £375 -8.54%
Wales +11 9 £346 +6.54% 1
West Midlands +4 7 £369 +1.72% 1
East Midlands +3 5 £475 +26.67%

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 with a requirement for Kimball Methodology.

1 262 (86.75%) Data Warehouse
2 231 (76.49%) Business Intelligence
3 224 (74.17%) SQL
4 201 (66.56%) ETL
5 187 (61.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 162 (53.64%) SQL Server
7 132 (43.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 127 (42.05%) Data Modelling
9 117 (38.74%) Microsoft
10 113 (37.42%) Dimensional Modelling
10 113 (37.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 112 (37.09%) Finance
12 101 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
13 94 (31.13%) T-SQL
14 80 (26.49%) Power BI
15 61 (20.20%) MDX
16 58 (19.21%) OLAP
17 55 (18.21%) Tableau
18 54 (17.88%) Oracle
19 49 (16.23%) SQL Server 2008
19 49 (16.23%) SQL Server 2016
20 47 (15.56%) SQL Server 2012
21 46 (15.23%) ETL Development
22 44 (14.57%) Performance Tuning
23 41 (13.58%) Data Analysis
24 40 (13.25%) SQL Server 2014
25 38 (12.58%) Analytics
25 38 (12.58%) Microsoft Azure
25 38 (12.58%) Data Integration
25 38 (12.58%) PL/SQL

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 17 (5.63%) SAS
2 10 (3.31%) Apache Spark
2 10 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.33%) Apache
4 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.33%) Confluence
4 1 (0.33%) IIS
4 1 (0.33%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (2.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.65%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.99%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 38 (12.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.66%) PaaS
4 4 (1.32%) Amazon Glacier
4 4 (1.32%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.32%) Boomi
4 4 (1.32%) GitHub
4 4 (1.32%) SaaS
5 3 (0.99%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.66%) Data Lake Analytics
6 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.33%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.32%) FTP
2 2 (0.66%) Firewall
2 2 (0.66%) Internet
2 2 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (86.75%) Data Warehouse
2 187 (61.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 162 (53.64%) SQL Server
4 132 (43.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 113 (37.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 80 (26.49%) Power BI
7 58 (19.21%) OLAP
8 49 (16.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 49 (16.23%) SQL Server 2016
9 47 (15.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 40 (13.25%) SQL Server 2014
11 34 (11.26%) Star Schema
12 30 (9.93%) QlikView
13 29 (9.60%) Oracle BI EE
14 26 (8.61%) OLAP Cube
14 26 (8.61%) PowerPivot
15 23 (7.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 21 (6.95%) Relational Database
17 19 (6.29%) Big Data
17 19 (6.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 28 (9.27%) Talend Open Studio
2 21 (6.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (6.95%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.30%) ERwin
4 9 (2.98%) JIRA
5 8 (2.65%) Subversion
6 6 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (1.66%) Toad
8 4 (1.32%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.33%) PowerDesigner
9 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 112 (37.09%) Finance
2 37 (12.25%) Banking
3 19 (6.29%) Legal
3 19 (6.29%) Retail
4 17 (5.63%) Marketing
5 16 (5.30%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.98%) Publishing
7 4 (1.32%) Law
7 4 (1.32%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.99%) Advertising
8 3 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.33%) Automotive
10 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 222 (73.51%) Developer
2 103 (34.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 70 (23.18%) SQL Developer
4 56 (18.54%) SSIS Developer
5 54 (17.88%) ETL Developer
6 53 (17.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 44 (14.57%) SSAS Developer
8 32 (10.60%) SSRS Developer
9 29 (9.60%) Business Developer
10 26 (8.61%) SQL BI Developer
11 21 (6.95%) SQL Server Developer
12 20 (6.62%) Analyst
13 18 (5.96%) Power BI Developer
14 14 (4.64%) Talend Developer
15 12 (3.97%) Architect
15 12 (3.97%) Consultant
15 12 (3.97%) Data Modeller
16 11 (3.64%) Microsoft Developer
17 10 (3.31%) Data Analyst
17 10 (3.31%) Microsoft BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (20.20%) MDX
2 16 (5.30%) .NET
3 15 (4.97%) XML
4 7 (2.32%) SOAP
5 6 (1.99%) COM
5 6 (1.99%) JSON
5 6 (1.99%) Web Services
6 4 (1.32%) D3.js
6 4 (1.32%) RESTful
6 4 (1.32%) XSD
7 2 (0.66%) Ajax
7 2 (0.66%) REST
7 2 (0.66%) XSL
7 2 (0.66%) XSLT
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Drill
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (2.98%) Data Structures
4 8 (2.65%) Market Risk
5 7 (2.32%) Equities
6 6 (1.99%) Credit Risk
7 5 (1.66%) Reinsurance
8 4 (1.32%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.99%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.66%) iSeries
10 2 (0.66%) NHS
11 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.96%) Unix
2 11 (3.64%) Linux
3 1 (0.33%) Windows
3 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (76.49%) Business Intelligence
2 201 (66.56%) ETL
3 127 (42.05%) Data Modelling
4 113 (37.42%) Dimensional Modelling
5 101 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (15.23%) ETL Development
7 44 (14.57%) Performance Tuning
8 41 (13.58%) Data Analysis
9 38 (12.58%) Analytics
9 38 (12.58%) Data Integration
10 36 (11.92%) Logical Data Model
11 29 (9.60%) Data Management
12 28 (9.27%) Migration
13 27 (8.94%) Scrum
14 26 (8.61%) Physical Data Model
15 22 (7.28%) Visualisation
16 20 (6.62%) Inmon Methodology
17 19 (6.29%) SDLC
17 19 (6.29%) Waterfall
18 17 (5.63%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 224 (74.17%) SQL
2 94 (31.13%) T-SQL
3 38 (12.58%) PL/SQL
4 29 (9.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 19 (6.29%) C#
6 18 (5.96%) Shell Script
7 15 (4.97%) Java
8 12 (3.97%) Python
9 10 (3.31%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.98%) R
11 5 (1.66%) SAS Macro
12 4 (1.32%) C++
12 4 (1.32%) Scala
12 4 (1.32%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.32%) VBA
13 3 (0.99%) Perl
14 1 (0.33%) C
14 1 (0.33%) PHP
14 1 (0.33%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (4.64%) Degree
2 6 (1.99%) MCITP
2 6 (1.99%) MCSE
2 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.32%) HNC
3 4 (1.32%) HND
4 3 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.99%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.97%) Data Quality
2 14 (4.64%) QA
3 2 (0.66%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (0.66%) CDISC
3 2 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.66%) GxP
3 2 (0.66%) HL7
4 1 (0.33%) GCP
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
4 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Docker
1 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.66%) Control-M
2 3 (0.99%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 117 (38.74%) Microsoft
2 55 (18.21%) Tableau
3 54 (17.88%) Oracle
4 28 (9.27%) Talend
5 17 (5.63%) Cognos
6 16 (5.30%) IBM
6 16 (5.30%) Informatica
7 10 (3.31%) Netezza
7 10 (3.31%) Teradata
8 8 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.99%) RedGate
10 5 (1.66%) BMC
10 5 (1.66%) Vertica
11 4 (1.32%) Dell
11 4 (1.32%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (1.32%) SAP
12 2 (0.66%) Alteryx
12 2 (0.66%) Google
13 1 (0.33%) MapR
13 1 (0.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud