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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 473 469 497
Rank change year-on-year -4 +28  
Contract jobs citing Kimball Methodology 128 178 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.40% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 130 124
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +8.97% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £49.00 £43.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.00 £43.88
% change year-on-year - +11.68%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39081 44816 45249
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.49% 83.35% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 25486 29721 28985
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 £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1041 1082 1268
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Kimball Methodology
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 30 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 3 months to 24 June 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 +10 120 £450 +12.50% 39
London 0 34 £493 +9.44% 12
South East +30 32 £475 +26.66% 6
Oxfordshire 0 24 £478 +27.33%
South West +13 17 £413 +22.22% 4
Oxford +4 17 £500 +33.33%
Yorkshire +25 14 £375 - 4
North West +4 13 £425 +3.03% 4
South Yorkshire +14 10 £500 +33.33%
Sheffield - 10 £500 -
City of London -13 7 £439 -2.50% 3
Berkshire +21 6 £375 +1.69% 3
Manchester +9 6 £388 -13.88% 2
Reading - 6 £375 - 1
Cheshire +12 5 £450 +9.09%
East of England -6 5 £425 - 3
Scotland +43 4 £523 +34.83%
West Yorkshire +25 4 £375 -3.22% 2
Leeds +23 4 £375 -3.22% 2
Wiltshire +7 4 £413 -13.15% 1
Swindon +3 4 £413 -13.15% 1
Bristol -1 4 £394 +14.54% 2
Bedfordshire -7 4 £438 -5.40%
West Midlands +14 3 £363 -23.68% 2
Cardiff -1 3 £343 -8.66% 1
Luton -3 3 £425 -26.08%
South Wales -7 3 £343 -15.43% 1
Wales -7 3 £343 -13.01% 1
Kidlington - 3 £450 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £425 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 188 (86.24%) Data Warehouse
2 163 (74.77%) SQL
3 156 (71.56%) Business Intelligence
4 133 (61.01%) ETL
5 131 (60.09%) SQL Server
6 127 (58.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 106 (48.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 102 (46.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 83 (38.07%) Data Modelling
10 78 (35.78%) Microsoft
11 64 (29.36%) Finance
12 63 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
13 60 (27.52%) Dimensional Modelling
14 57 (26.15%) T-SQL
15 53 (24.31%) Oracle
16 48 (22.02%) Performance Tuning
17 42 (19.27%) Power BI
17 42 (19.27%) SQL Server 2012
17 42 (19.27%) MDX
18 36 (16.51%) SQL Server 2014
18 36 (16.51%) Oracle Database
19 32 (14.68%) SQL Server 2016
19 32 (14.68%) Talend
19 32 (14.68%) Talend Open Studio
20 31 (14.22%) Tableau
21 30 (13.76%) SQL Server 2008
21 30 (13.76%) PL/SQL
22 26 (11.93%) Relational Database
22 26 (11.93%) OLAP
23 25 (11.47%) Oracle BI EE

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 11 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.38%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.46%) Apache
6 1 (0.46%) CMS
6 1 (0.46%) Confluence
6 1 (0.46%) IIS
6 1 (0.46%) Mule
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.46%) SAS
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (5.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.38%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.38%) Siebel CRM
3 2 (0.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.46%) Lorenzo
4 1 (0.46%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.21%) Azure Data Factory
3 6 (2.75%) PaaS
4 5 (2.29%) Data Lake Analytics
4 5 (2.29%) IaaS
5 4 (1.83%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.92%) Boomi
6 2 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.92%) GitHub
7 1 (0.46%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (86.24%) Data Warehouse
2 131 (60.09%) SQL Server
3 127 (58.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 106 (48.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 102 (46.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 42 (19.27%) Power BI
6 42 (19.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 36 (16.51%) Oracle Database
7 36 (16.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 32 (14.68%) SQL Server 2016
9 30 (13.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 26 (11.93%) OLAP
10 26 (11.93%) Relational Database
11 25 (11.47%) Oracle BI EE
12 24 (11.01%) Star Schema
13 19 (8.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 16 (7.34%) BusinessObjects
14 16 (7.34%) QlikView
15 14 (6.42%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (5.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (14.68%) Talend Open Studio
2 15 (6.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.75%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.29%) ERwin
5 4 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.83%) JIRA
6 3 (1.38%) PowerBuilder
6 3 (1.38%) Subversion
6 3 (1.38%) Toad
7 2 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 64 (29.36%) Finance
2 19 (8.72%) Banking
3 17 (7.80%) Marketing
4 14 (6.42%) Retail
5 9 (4.13%) Legal
6 7 (3.21%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.21%) Publishing
7 6 (2.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.38%) Electronics
8 3 (1.38%) Law
8 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.46%) Advertising
9 1 (0.46%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 174 (79.82%) Developer
2 67 (30.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 62 (28.44%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 61 (27.98%) SQL Developer
5 42 (19.27%) SSIS Developer
6 40 (18.35%) ETL Developer
7 33 (15.14%) SSRS Developer
8 27 (12.39%) SSAS Developer
9 21 (9.63%) Business Developer
10 17 (7.80%) SQL BI Developer
11 16 (7.34%) Analyst
11 16 (7.34%) Microsoft Developer
11 16 (7.34%) SQL Server Developer
12 15 (6.88%) Microsoft BI Developer
13 12 (5.50%) Architect
13 12 (5.50%) Talend Developer
14 9 (4.13%) OBIEE Developer
14 9 (4.13%) Power BI Developer
15 8 (3.67%) Data Architect
15 8 (3.67%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (19.27%) MDX
2 9 (4.13%) .NET
3 5 (2.29%) XML
4 4 (1.83%) HTML
5 3 (1.38%) COM
5 3 (1.38%) J2EE
5 3 (1.38%) JSON
5 3 (1.38%) JSP
5 3 (1.38%) RESTful
6 2 (0.92%) REST
6 2 (0.92%) SOAP
6 2 (0.92%) Web Services
7 1 (0.46%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Drill
7 1 (0.46%) Java EE
7 1 (0.46%) jQuery
7 1 (0.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.46%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.67%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (3.67%) NHS
3 4 (1.83%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.92%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.46%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.05%) Windows
2 9 (4.13%) Unix
3 8 (3.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (71.56%) Business Intelligence
2 133 (61.01%) ETL
3 83 (38.07%) Data Modelling
4 63 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (27.52%) Dimensional Modelling
6 48 (22.02%) Performance Tuning
7 24 (11.01%) Analytics
7 24 (11.01%) Migration
8 23 (10.55%) Waterfall
9 20 (9.17%) SDLC
10 18 (8.26%) Data Analysis
11 17 (7.80%) Data Migration
12 16 (7.34%) ETL Development
13 15 (6.88%) Software Engineering
14 14 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (5.96%) Inmon Methodology
15 13 (5.96%) Logical Data Model
16 12 (5.50%) Data Integration
16 12 (5.50%) Physical Data Model
17 11 (5.05%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 163 (74.77%) SQL
2 57 (26.15%) T-SQL
3 30 (13.76%) PL/SQL
4 16 (7.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 12 (5.50%) Java
6 10 (4.59%) C#
7 7 (3.21%) R
8 5 (2.29%) C
8 5 (2.29%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.83%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.83%) VBA
10 3 (1.38%) C++
10 3 (1.38%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.38%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.46%) VB
11 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (5.50%) Degree
2 5 (2.29%) HNC
2 5 (2.29%) HND
2 5 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.92%) BC Cleared
4 2 (0.92%) MCITP
4 2 (0.92%) MCSE
4 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.46%) ISEB
5 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.83%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.92%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.46%) Basel II
3 1 (0.46%) GCP
3 1 (0.46%) IFRS
3 1 (0.46%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.46%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.46%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.38%) Control-M
Vendors
1 78 (35.78%) Microsoft
2 53 (24.31%) Oracle
3 32 (14.68%) Talend
4 31 (14.22%) Tableau
5 11 (5.05%) SAP
6 10 (4.59%) Cognos
6 10 (4.59%) Teradata
7 8 (3.67%) Informatica
8 7 (3.21%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (3.21%) Vertica
9 6 (2.75%) Netezza
10 5 (2.29%) IBM
11 4 (1.83%) Adobe
11 4 (1.83%) Cisco
12 3 (1.38%) Siebel
13 2 (0.92%) Dell
13 2 (0.92%) Embarcadero
13 2 (0.92%) Google
13 2 (0.92%) RedGate
13 2 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
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