The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 19 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 3.57% 1.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £24.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -46.66%
Business Intelligence
County Antrim

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
72 38 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 85.71% 53.52% 60.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 15 60
Average daily rate £200 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
5 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) General Ledger
5 2 (25.00%) Cognos
5 2 (25.00%) ETL

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 2 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
1 2 (25.00%) OBIEE Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Solaris
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ETL
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
1 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development
2 1 (12.50%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft