The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 34 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 40 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.11% 5.33% 4.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 7.12% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 21
Median daily rate £388 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £18.68 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+114.13% -7.75%
Business Intelligence
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
650 562 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.01% 74.93% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 361 315
Median daily rate £380 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +45.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 42 (48.28%) SQL
2 40 (45.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (36.78%) Microsoft
4 31 (35.63%) SQL Server
4 31 (35.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (31.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 21 (24.14%) ETL
7 20 (22.99%) T-SQL
8 19 (21.84%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (17.24%) Finance
11 14 (16.09%) Data Quality
11 14 (16.09%) MDX
12 13 (14.94%) QlikView
12 13 (14.94%) Change Management
12 13 (14.94%) MS Excel
13 10 (11.49%) Data Modelling
14 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
14 9 (10.34%) Kimball Methodology
15 8 (9.20%) Power BI
15 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
15 8 (9.20%) NHS
16 7 (8.05%) Oracle
16 7 (8.05%) SAP
16 7 (8.05%) Scrum
16 7 (8.05%) Analytics
16 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
17 6 (6.90%) Project Management

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.45%) SAS
2 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.15%) Documentum
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.15%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 13 (14.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Project
3 3 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.30%) MS Office
4 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) HFM
1 2 (2.30%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.30%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.30%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) FastStats
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.15%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.30%) Office 365
2 2 (2.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Extranet
1 1 (1.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (45.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 31 (35.63%) SQL Server
2 31 (35.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (31.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (21.84%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (14.94%) QlikView
6 8 (9.20%) Power BI
6 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
7 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (4.60%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (3.45%) MS Access
10 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (2.30%) Datazen
11 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Power View
11 2 (2.30%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.15%) CANoe
2 1 (1.15%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.15%) JIRA
2 1 (1.15%) PVCS
2 1 (1.15%) Toad
2 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Advertising
3 2 (2.30%) Electronics
3 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.30%) Marketing
3 2 (2.30%) Retail
3 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.15%) Automotive
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Law
4 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (50.57%) Developer
2 29 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 17 (19.54%) Analyst
3 17 (19.54%) SQL Developer
4 10 (11.49%) SSIS Developer
4 10 (11.49%) SSRS Developer
5 9 (10.34%) QlikView Developer
5 9 (10.34%) SQL BI Developer
6 8 (9.20%) Business Developer
7 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 7 (8.05%) SSAS Developer
7 7 (8.05%) T-SQL Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
10 4 (4.60%) Head of Analytics
10 4 (4.60%) Report Developer
10 4 (4.60%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.09%) MDX
2 4 (4.60%) .NET
3 1 (1.15%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (1.15%) Web Services
3 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.20%) NHS
3 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.45%) Statistics
5 2 (2.30%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.30%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.15%) Clustering
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.15%) EPoS
6 1 (1.15%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.30%) Windows
2 1 (1.15%) Linux
2 1 (1.15%) Unix
2 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.14%) ETL
2 15 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.94%) Change Management
4 10 (11.49%) Data Modelling
5 9 (10.34%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (8.05%) Analytics
6 7 (8.05%) Scrum
7 6 (6.90%) Project Management
8 5 (5.75%) Data Analysis
8 5 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.45%) CRM
9 3 (3.45%) Line Management
9 3 (3.45%) Performance Management
9 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.45%) Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (3.45%) Programme Management
10 2 (2.30%) Data Management
10 2 (2.30%) ERP
10 2 (2.30%) Validation
10 2 (2.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.28%) SQL
2 20 (22.99%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.15%) C#
4 1 (1.15%) Java
4 1 (1.15%) Korn
4 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.75%) Degree
3 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.15%) MCSD
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) PMP
5 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.09%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.30%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 32 (36.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.05%) Oracle
2 7 (8.05%) SAP
3 2 (2.30%) Tableau
4 1 (1.15%) Cognos
4 1 (1.15%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.15%) Informatica
4 1 (1.15%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.15%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.15%) Trillium