The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 24 36 17
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 7 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.54% 1.74% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.40% 1.98% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £40.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year
-28.12% -21.56%
Business Intelligence
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
159 202 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 80.30% 87.83% 68.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 74 27
Average daily rate £413 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £222 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £425 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 14
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.07 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.95% -19.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £20.60 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Chester region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 6 (60.00%) Local Government
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) SOA
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) SAML
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) OAuth
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 5 (50.00%) CSS3
3 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Tableau
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) DB2
6 1 (10.00%) Business Objects

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
3 1 (10.00%) DTS
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 6 (60.00%) Local Government
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Report Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Domain Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) SAML
1 5 (50.00%) OAuth
1 5 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Tableau
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Business Objects