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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Intelligence (BI)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 13 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 5.88% 0.94% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.22% 1.11% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £401 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.00 £22.43
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +87.29%

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
73 90 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 71.57% 84.91% 84.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 68 54
Median daily rate £403 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 13
Median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £22.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.56 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 12 (57.14%) SQL
1 12 (57.14%) ETL
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (28.57%) Project Management
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (23.81%) Tableau
7 5 (23.81%) Analytics
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) Migration
8 4 (19.05%) Coaching
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
8 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (19.05%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (14.29%) Data Analytics
9 3 (14.29%) Time Management
9 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (14.29%) MDX
9 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) QA

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
6 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (9.52%) Big Data
7 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
8 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.76%) SAS EBI
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Local Government
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Tableau Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (9.52%) DBA
4 2 (9.52%) ETL Tester
4 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) MDX
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) DHTML
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
2 2 (9.52%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ETL
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (23.81%) Analytics
5 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Coaching
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (19.05%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 3 (14.29%) Data Analytics
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) Kanban
7 3 (14.29%) Time Management
8 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
1 5 (23.81%) Tableau
2 2 (9.52%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.76%) Talend