The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 28 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 45 46 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.81% 4.68% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.49% 6.10% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 16
Average daily rate
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£356 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.17% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £290 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.15 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.91% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.17 £19.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+16.67% -47.94%
Business Intelligence
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
601 754 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 77.65% 76.78% 69.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 364 293
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £565 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 46 27
Average hourly rate £22.50 £34.06 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.93% +1.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.15 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £58.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +3 34 £350 +16.66% 1
Chester +9 3 - -
Crewe +1 2 - -
Knutsford - - - -
Macclesfield - - - - 1
Nantwich - - - -
Northwich - - - - 3
Runcorn - - - -
Widnes - - - -
Winsford - - - -
Business Intelligence
North West

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 42 (53.85%) SQL
2 31 (39.74%) Oracle
3 24 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 24 (30.77%) Oracle EBS
4 23 (29.49%) Workflow
5 22 (28.21%) Oracle Workflow
5 22 (28.21%) Oracle Reports
5 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
6 21 (26.92%) Oracle Forms
6 21 (26.92%) SC Cleared
6 21 (26.92%) Security Cleared
7 19 (24.36%) Oracle Applications
7 19 (24.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (23.08%) Finance
9 17 (21.79%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
11 13 (16.67%) ETL
11 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
12 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (15.38%) Business Objects
12 12 (15.38%) Migration
13 11 (14.10%) Analytics
14 10 (12.82%) QlikView
14 10 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (11.54%) Big Data
16 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
16 8 (10.26%) Data Migration
16 8 (10.26%) Project Management

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 22 (28.21%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.56%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.28%) MS Project
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (30.77%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (24.36%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (3.85%) Academy Housing
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.28%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.21%) Oracle Reports
2 19 (24.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (21.79%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
5 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (12.82%) QlikView
7 9 (11.54%) Big Data
8 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
9 5 (6.41%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (5.13%) OLAP
10 4 (5.13%) BODI
10 4 (5.13%) SAP BW
11 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (3.85%) DTS
11 3 (3.85%) OLTP
11 3 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (3.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 21 (26.92%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.28%) MSTest
4 1 (1.28%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 18 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Local Government
3 4 (5.13%) Marketing
3 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.13%) Retail
4 3 (3.85%) Legal
5 2 (2.56%) Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Electronics
6 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (51.28%) Developer
2 21 (26.92%) Oracle Developer
3 18 (23.08%) Architect
4 10 (12.82%) Consultant
5 9 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (10.26%) Data Architect
7 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (7.69%) SQL Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (6.41%) Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 4 (5.13%) Business Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Oracle Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) Business Manager
11 3 (3.85%) Oracle CRM Consultant
11 3 (3.85%) Senior Business Consultant
11 3 (3.85%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) .NET
1 4 (5.13%) REST
2 3 (3.85%) XHR
2 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.85%) Middleware
3 2 (2.56%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.85%) NHS
4 1 (1.28%) DTV
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.28%) Life Science
4 1 (1.28%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) UNIX
2 4 (5.13%) Linux
3 2 (2.56%) AIX
4 1 (1.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.49%) Workflow
2 13 (16.67%) ETL
3 12 (15.38%) Migration
4 11 (14.10%) Analytics
5 8 (10.26%) Data Migration
5 8 (10.26%) Project Management
6 7 (8.97%) Data Analysis
6 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (8.97%) Data Architecture
7 6 (7.69%) CRM
7 6 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.41%) TOGAF
8 5 (6.41%) Coaching
9 4 (5.13%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.13%) Information Architecture
9 4 (5.13%) MVVM
9 4 (5.13%) BDD
9 4 (5.13%) TDD
9 4 (5.13%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.85%) SQL
2 24 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 5 (6.41%) C#
4 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.85%) Java
5 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.56%) Python
6 2 (2.56%) VB
7 1 (1.28%) ABAP
7 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 21 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) ISEB
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (39.74%) Oracle
2 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
3 12 (15.38%) Business Objects
4 8 (10.26%) SAP
5 4 (5.13%) TIBCO
5 4 (5.13%) Tableau
6 3 (3.85%) Informatica
7 2 (2.56%) IBM
8 1 (1.28%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.28%) Cognos
8 1 (1.28%) Teradata
8 1 (1.28%) Orchard