The first table below looks at the demand for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 39 28 47
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 4 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.10% 4.40% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 7.66% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 5
Average daily rate £275 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +3.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £52.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-23.44% +148.80%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
266 222 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 72.88% 57.51% 63.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 98 156
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 28 33
Average hourly rate £39.50 £38.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.50 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Intelligence
Cambridgeshire

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Cognos
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (12.50%) Tableau
5 1 (12.50%) PowerPivot
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) TM1 Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (25.00%) Cognos
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle