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 3 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 38 34 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 18 11 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.04% 2.90% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.01% 3.74% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 29
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£308 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.38% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £375 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £383 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.68 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.60% -46.66%
Business Intelligence
South Wales

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
359 294 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.67% 77.57% 72.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 227 157
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.75 £9.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.78% -47.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 25 (80.65%) SQL
1 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
2 18 (58.06%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (45.16%) ETL
4 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (32.26%) SQLPlus
7 10 (32.26%) Toad
7 10 (32.26%) DB2
7 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
7 10 (32.26%) PL/SQL
7 10 (32.26%) Oracle
7 10 (32.26%) Data Management
7 10 (32.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
10 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
10 4 (12.90%) Finance
10 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
10 4 (12.90%) DTS
10 4 (12.90%) Cognos
10 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
11 3 (9.68%) MS Access
11 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
11 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
11 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (9.68%) Change Control
12 2 (6.45%) Spreadsheet

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
2 18 (58.06%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (32.26%) SQLPlus
5 10 (32.26%) DB2
6 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (12.90%) DTS
8 3 (9.68%) MS Access
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (6.45%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 2 (6.45%) Cognos Report Studio
9 2 (6.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (6.45%) Cognos Transformer
9 2 (6.45%) Cognos Powerplay
9 2 (6.45%) Star Schema
9 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (6.45%) Data Mart
10 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Toad
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Tester
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) DBA
5 2 (6.45%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Business Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Database Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) FusionCharts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Replication
1 2 (6.45%) Clustering
1 2 (6.45%) Reference Data
1 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) BBC
2 1 (3.23%) NHS
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ETL
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Data Management
4 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Change Control
6 2 (6.45%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.23%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.23%) Data Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) Data Governance
7 1 (3.23%) Information Management
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL
7 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
2 10 (32.26%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Cognos
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) VMware