The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Chester 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 37 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.59% 2.58% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 3.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £350 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £52.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-23.44% +148.80%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
210 117 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 83.33% 75.48% 55.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 32 19
Average daily rate £350 £355 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £275 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +221.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Business Intelligence
Cheshire

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
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 23 April 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) SaaS
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) Vertica
4 2 (22.22%) Big Data
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) ERwin
4 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio
5 1 (11.11%) GIS
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (11.11%) NHS
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Local Government
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) Middleware
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) Big Data
3 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) ERwin
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
1 2 (22.22%) Data Modeller
1 2 (22.22%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Vertica
2 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau