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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 12 10 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 44 46 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.68% 10.45% 6.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.87% 12.96% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 33 5
Average daily rate
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£463 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £425 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.53% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £52.25
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -23.44%
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
342 355 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.01% 80.68% 77.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 216 91
Average daily rate £475 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £505 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +93.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 -7 13 £475 +10.46% 2
Leighton Buzzard - - - -
Business Intelligence
East of England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 22 (32.35%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (30.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (29.41%) SQL
5 18 (26.47%) Finance
6 16 (23.53%) Oracle
6 16 (23.53%) SAP
7 14 (20.59%) SharePoint
7 14 (20.59%) Retail
8 13 (19.12%) Business Objects
9 11 (16.18%) Project Management
9 11 (16.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (14.71%) Oracle BI EE
10 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (13.24%) ETL
12 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
12 8 (11.76%) Tableau
12 8 (11.76%) Analytics
13 7 (10.29%) Data Governance
13 7 (10.29%) Data Analysis
13 7 (10.29%) Cognos
14 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
14 6 (8.82%) Business Analysis
14 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
15 5 (7.35%) QlikView
15 5 (7.35%) Dimensional Modelling
15 5 (7.35%) Data Architecture

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 14 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.47%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.47%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.47%) Agresso
2 1 (1.47%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.47%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.47%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) DHCP
2 1 (1.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.35%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (30.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (16.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (14.71%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (7.35%) QlikView
6 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
6 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (5.88%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (4.41%) CorVu
8 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (4.41%) SAP BW
8 3 (4.41%) SAP BI
8 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 18 (26.47%) Finance
2 14 (20.59%) Retail
3 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.35%) Marketing
5 4 (5.88%) Electronics
5 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.94%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.47%) Games
7 1 (1.47%) Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Legal
7 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) Analyst
2 19 (27.94%) Business Analyst
3 14 (20.59%) Project Manager
4 12 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) Architect
5 8 (11.76%) Data Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Information Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Data Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 3 (4.41%) SAP Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Business Objects Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Data Manager
10 2 (2.94%) Oracle Project Manager
10 2 (2.94%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) Web Services
1 3 (4.41%) XML
1 3 (4.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.94%) JSON
2 2 (2.94%) REST
3 1 (1.47%) HTML
3 1 (1.47%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.47%) CSS
3 1 (1.47%) XSLT
3 1 (1.47%) EDI
3 1 (1.47%) Middleware
3 1 (1.47%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.88%) DTV
4 3 (4.41%) Data Extraction
4 3 (4.41%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.94%) Economics
6 1 (1.47%) Statistics
6 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.47%) FMCG
6 1 (1.47%) GIS
6 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.18%) Project Management
2 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.24%) ETL
3 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (11.76%) Analytics
5 7 (10.29%) Data Analysis
5 7 (10.29%) Data Governance
6 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
6 6 (8.82%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.35%) Data Management
7 5 (7.35%) Migration
7 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Data Management
7 5 (7.35%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.35%) Data Architecture
8 4 (5.88%) Information Architecture
8 4 (5.88%) Performance Management
8 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.88%) Data Migration
8 4 (5.88%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) VBA
2 2 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (1.47%) PHP
3 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.47%) Python
3 1 (1.47%) Ruby
3 1 (1.47%) Golang
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.47%) Degree
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
1 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.53%) Oracle
2 16 (23.53%) SAP
3 13 (19.12%) Business Objects
4 8 (11.76%) Tableau
5 7 (10.29%) Cognos
6 2 (2.94%) hybris
6 2 (2.94%) KANA
7 1 (1.47%) Planview
7 1 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.47%) CA
7 1 (1.47%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.47%) Informatica