The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 13 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 61 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.01% 3.82% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.68% 6.17% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 7 1
Average daily rate
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£446 £650 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.34% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-46.66% -3.84%
Business Intelligence
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
446 162 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 87.80% 61.83% 74.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 71 170
Average daily rate £425 £363 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £221 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £565 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 11
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £101.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Bedfordshire region.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Bedfordshire region.

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +1 27 £450 -40.00% 3
Business Intelligence
East of England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Intelligence.

1 28 (27.72%) Finance
2 26 (25.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (25.74%) Retail
3 25 (24.75%) PRINCE2
4 23 (22.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
6 20 (19.80%) Oracle
7 19 (18.81%) SQL
8 18 (17.82%) SAP
8 18 (17.82%) Data Analysis
9 17 (16.83%) Performance Management
10 16 (15.84%) Requirements Analysis
11 15 (14.85%) General Ledger
12 14 (13.86%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (13.86%) E-Commerce
13 13 (12.87%) Change Management
13 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (12.87%) Waterfall
14 12 (11.88%) Data Entry
14 12 (11.88%) Project Management
15 11 (10.89%) Data Management
15 11 (10.89%) Business Analysis
15 11 (10.89%) Oracle General Ledger
15 11 (10.89%) Revenue Management
15 11 (10.89%) Master Data Management
15 11 (10.89%) Oracle Payables
16 10 (9.90%) Oracle Receivables
16 10 (9.90%) Data Integration
16 10 (9.90%) Scrum
16 10 (9.90%) ERP

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.97%) CMS
2 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.98%) SAS
3 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.99%) IIS
3 1 (0.99%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MS Project
2 7 (6.93%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (4.95%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.96%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Oracle General Ledger
1 11 (10.89%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (9.90%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (8.91%) Agresso
4 8 (7.92%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (5.94%) SAP SD
6 4 (3.96%) CA Clarity
7 3 (2.97%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.86%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (9.90%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (4.95%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.99%) Big Data
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.99%) OLAP
8 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.99%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Oracle Forms
General
1 28 (27.72%) Finance
2 26 (25.74%) Retail
3 15 (14.85%) General Ledger
4 5 (4.95%) Back Office
5 3 (2.97%) Legal
6 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (54.46%) Analyst
2 47 (46.53%) Business Analyst
3 23 (22.77%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.91%) Architect
5 7 (6.93%) Developer
6 6 (5.94%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (5.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (2.97%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 3 (2.97%) Oracle BI Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 2 (1.98%) Development Analyst
9 2 (1.98%) Payments Business Analyst
9 2 (1.98%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
9 2 (1.98%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (1.98%) Support Analyst
9 2 (1.98%) Business Architect
9 2 (1.98%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.93%) EDI
1 7 (6.93%) XML
2 3 (2.97%) XSLT
3 2 (1.98%) Apache Flex
3 2 (1.98%) .NET
4 1 (0.99%) J2EE
4 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.99%) Web Services
4 1 (0.99%) WCF
4 1 (0.99%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.99%) jQuery
4 1 (0.99%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Data Integration
2 7 (6.93%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.97%) Economics
3 3 (2.97%) EPoS
4 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.98%) Linux
2 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.99%) UNIX
2 1 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (24.75%) PRINCE2
3 23 (22.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (17.82%) Data Analysis
5 17 (16.83%) Performance Management
6 16 (15.84%) Requirements Analysis
7 14 (13.86%) E-Commerce
8 13 (12.87%) Change Management
8 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (12.87%) Waterfall
9 12 (11.88%) Data Entry
9 12 (11.88%) Project Management
10 11 (10.89%) Data Management
10 11 (10.89%) Business Analysis
10 11 (10.89%) Revenue Management
10 11 (10.89%) Master Data Management
11 10 (9.90%) Scrum
11 10 (9.90%) ERP
12 9 (8.91%) CRM
13 6 (5.94%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.81%) SQL
2 6 (5.94%) ABAP
3 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.98%) C
5 1 (0.99%) C#
5 1 (0.99%) C++
5 1 (0.99%) VB
5 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (8.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.94%) MCTS
2 6 (5.94%) MCITP
3 5 (4.95%) Degree
4 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.80%) Oracle
3 18 (17.82%) SAP
4 6 (5.94%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.96%) Mercator
5 4 (3.96%) Planview
5 4 (3.96%) CA
6 2 (1.98%) Cognos
6 2 (1.98%) Adobe
7 1 (0.99%) Tableau
7 1 (0.99%) Lotus