The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 22 41 18
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -23
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 15 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.49% 2.54% 4.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.64% 3.10% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 8
Average daily rate
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£323 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £319 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £413 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.90 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £40.00 £54.00
% change year-on-year
-51.25% -25.92%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
226 323 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.78% 82.19% 64.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 222 66
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.75 £27.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.09% +61.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £27.50 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.06 £27.50 £18.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (80.00%) SQL
2 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (43.33%) T-SQL
5 13 (43.33%) ETL
6 12 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (36.67%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (23.33%) Data Migration
9 7 (23.33%) Migration
10 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
10 6 (20.00%) Oracle
10 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (20.00%) Analytics
11 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (16.67%) Finance
12 4 (13.33%) Clustering
12 4 (13.33%) SAP
12 4 (13.33%) Data Management
13 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
13 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (10.00%) .NET
13 3 (10.00%) DB2
13 3 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (10.00%) MS Access
13 3 (10.00%) Cognos
13 3 (10.00%) Microsoft

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.33%) SAP SRM
2 1 (3.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (36.67%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
8 3 (10.00%) DB2
8 3 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (10.00%) MS Access
8 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (10.00%) SQLPlus
9 2 (6.67%) DTS
10 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
10 1 (3.33%) Big Data
10 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (3.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Electronics
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 4 (13.33%) DBA
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Microstrategy Developer
4 3 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Data Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) MI Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (6.67%) WCF
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.33%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (3.33%) LINQ
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Clustering
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Replication
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) DTV
3 2 (6.67%) NHS
3 2 (6.67%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.33%) Social Media
4 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ETL
2 7 (23.33%) Data Migration
2 7 (23.33%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Analytics
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Data Management
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.67%) MVC
7 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Change Control
8 1 (3.33%) Statistical Modelling
8 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Web Development
8 1 (3.33%) Quantitative Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Procure-to-pay
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL
8 1 (3.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) T-SQL
3 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) SAP
3 3 (10.00%) Cognos
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.33%) Progress