The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 40 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 2354 2254 2045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.65% 4.39% 4.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.08% 5.83% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1607 1444 1387
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 29
Average hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £50.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -20.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £17.50 £22.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £86.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £52.25
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -23.44%
Business Intelligence
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38718 38644 32529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.48% 75.21% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24517 24337 19918
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1106 1127 1038
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.24 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in England

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in England

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in England

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
London +6 1090 £425 - 434
South East -1 385 £400 - 153
North West +7 175 £400 +14.28% 90
South West +7 174 £375 - 91
Yorkshire +1 168 £375 - 76
West Midlands 0 137 £363 -9.37% 33
East of England -15 93 £421 +5.31% 27
East Midlands -6 65 £400 +23.07% 25
North East +4 45 £435 +2.35% 10
Midlands -3 10 £375 -11.76% 2
South Coast 0 1 £700 -
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 1936 (42.99%) SQL
2 1540 (34.20%) Data Warehouse
3 1280 (28.43%) SQL Server
4 1268 (28.16%) Finance
5 1094 (24.29%) ETL
6 1090 (24.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 990 (21.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 950 (21.10%) Oracle
9 877 (19.48%) Microsoft
10 760 (16.88%) Data Modelling
11 757 (16.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 694 (15.41%) SAP
13 598 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
14 499 (11.08%) T-SQL
15 484 (10.75%) Analytics
16 465 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
17 436 (9.68%) MS Excel
18 401 (8.91%) QlikView
19 384 (8.53%) Telecoms
20 360 (7.99%) Business Objects
21 357 (7.93%) Marketing
22 349 (7.75%) PL/SQL
23 346 (7.68%) Cognos
24 344 (7.64%) SQL Server 2008
25 325 (7.22%) Project Management
26 319 (7.08%) Banking
27 316 (7.02%) .NET
28 308 (6.84%) Informatica
29 304 (6.75%) OLAP
29 304 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 263 (5.84%) SharePoint
2 252 (5.60%) SAS
3 67 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
4 63 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 61 (1.35%) WebLogic
6 57 (1.27%) IIS
7 47 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
8 29 (0.64%) NetWeaver
9 28 (0.62%) CMS
10 20 (0.44%) Apache Pig
11 19 (0.42%) Apache Spark
11 19 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
12 18 (0.40%) WebSphere
13 17 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
14 16 (0.36%) SAP Portal
15 13 (0.29%) Oracle Service Bus
16 12 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 12 (0.27%) Mule
17 11 (0.24%) ArcGIS
18 9 (0.20%) Documentum
Applications
1 436 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 139 (3.09%) MS Office
3 86 (1.91%) PowerPivot
4 78 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 51 (1.13%) MS Project
6 48 (1.07%) MS Visio
7 33 (0.73%) SPSS
8 22 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
9 17 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 14 (0.31%) InfoPath
11 4 (0.089%) Photoshop
12 3 (0.067%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.067%) FastStats
13 2 (0.044%) InDesign
14 1 (0.022%) Weka
Business Applications
1 240 (5.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 128 (2.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 123 (2.73%) Oracle EBS
4 82 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
5 65 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
6 57 (1.27%) Cognos TM1
7 45 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
8 44 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
9 39 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
10 31 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
11 29 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
12 27 (0.60%) SAP ERP
12 27 (0.60%) SAP FI
13 25 (0.56%) SAP BPC
14 23 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
14 23 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
14 23 (0.51%) SAP APO
14 23 (0.51%) SAP CRM
15 18 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
15 18 (0.40%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 53 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (0.47%) Office 365
5 15 (0.33%) SaaS
6 11 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.16%) PaaS
8 5 (0.11%) IaaS
8 5 (0.11%) Taleo
8 5 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (0.089%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.067%) SmartFocus
10 3 (0.067%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.044%) CheetahMail
11 2 (0.044%) Pure360
11 2 (0.044%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.044%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.044%) Force.com
12 1 (0.022%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.022%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 42 (0.93%) Internet
2 32 (0.71%) Intranet
3 18 (0.40%) SAN
3 18 (0.40%) HTTP
4 15 (0.33%) Radio Access Network
5 14 (0.31%) HTTPS
5 14 (0.31%) Firewall
6 11 (0.24%) SSL
7 10 (0.22%) TCP/IP
7 10 (0.22%) LAN
8 9 (0.20%) LDAP
8 9 (0.20%) WAN
9 8 (0.18%) Broadband
9 8 (0.18%) FTP
9 8 (0.18%) DNS
10 7 (0.16%) WebEx
10 7 (0.16%) Network Security
11 6 (0.13%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (0.13%) DHCP
12 5 (0.11%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1540 (34.20%) Data Warehouse
2 1280 (28.43%) SQL Server
3 1090 (24.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 990 (21.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 757 (16.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 401 (8.91%) QlikView
7 344 (7.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 304 (6.75%) OLAP
9 287 (6.37%) Oracle BI EE
10 276 (6.13%) Oracle Database
11 232 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 196 (4.35%) SAP BW
13 184 (4.09%) Oracle Reports
14 172 (3.82%) Big Data
15 168 (3.73%) Relational Database
16 164 (3.64%) SAP BI
17 158 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
18 127 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
19 114 (2.53%) OLAP Cube
20 108 (2.40%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 107 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 103 (2.29%) Visual Studio
3 72 (1.60%) ERwin
4 71 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
5 49 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 42 (0.93%) JIRA
7 35 (0.78%) Toad
8 23 (0.51%) Git (software)
9 20 (0.44%) Axure RP
9 20 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
10 18 (0.40%) Subversion
11 16 (0.36%) Jenkins
12 14 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
13 13 (0.29%) Selenium
14 12 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 12 (0.27%) Hudson
15 10 (0.22%) JDeveloper
15 10 (0.22%) Maven
16 8 (0.18%) Rational Rhapsody
16 8 (0.18%) CA Gen
General
1 1268 (28.16%) Finance
2 384 (8.53%) Telecoms
3 357 (7.93%) Marketing
4 319 (7.08%) Banking
5 299 (6.64%) Manufacturing
6 244 (5.42%) Retail
7 235 (5.22%) Electronics
8 118 (2.62%) Investment Banking
9 104 (2.31%) Legal
10 44 (0.98%) Games
11 43 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
12 41 (0.91%) Publishing
13 37 (0.82%) Advertising
14 31 (0.69%) General Ledger
14 31 (0.69%) Local Government
15 29 (0.64%) Front Office
16 23 (0.51%) Billing
17 21 (0.47%) Back Office
18 18 (0.40%) Law
19 17 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1769 (39.28%) Developer
2 1016 (22.56%) Analyst
3 658 (14.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 469 (10.42%) Business Analyst
5 436 (9.68%) Consultant
6 432 (9.59%) Architect
7 349 (7.75%) SQL Developer
8 282 (6.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 239 (5.31%) Project Manager
10 215 (4.77%) Business Developer
11 169 (3.75%) Data Analyst
12 159 (3.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 144 (3.20%) Data Architect
14 128 (2.84%) SAP Consultant
15 106 (2.35%) Oracle Developer
16 100 (2.22%) DBA
17 99 (2.20%) Business Intelligence Manager
18 96 (2.13%) ETL Developer
19 95 (2.11%) Solutions Architect
19 95 (2.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (7.02%) .NET
2 193 (4.29%) XML
3 189 (4.20%) MDX
4 166 (3.69%) HTML
5 158 (3.51%) Web Services
6 125 (2.78%) ASP.NET
7 119 (2.64%) CSS
8 71 (1.58%) Middleware
9 69 (1.53%) jQuery
10 54 (1.20%) HTML5
11 51 (1.13%) J2EE
12 48 (1.07%) Ajax
13 40 (0.89%) XSLT
14 37 (0.82%) SOAP
15 34 (0.76%) WCF
16 31 (0.69%) JSON
17 30 (0.67%) REST
18 29 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
18 29 (0.64%) Oracle Fusion
19 26 (0.58%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 465 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
2 285 (6.33%) NHS
3 234 (5.20%) DTV
4 163 (3.62%) Visualisation
5 154 (3.42%) Data Integration
5 154 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 99 (2.20%) Data Structures
7 64 (1.42%) Computer Science
8 57 (1.27%) Algorithms
9 50 (1.11%) FMCG
10 45 (1.00%) User Experience
11 44 (0.98%) Open Source
12 41 (0.91%) Replication
13 37 (0.82%) Fixed Income
14 28 (0.62%) Statistics
15 27 (0.60%) Informatics
16 26 (0.58%) Clustering
17 24 (0.53%) Freedom of Information
18 23 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
19 22 (0.49%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 175 (3.89%) UNIX
2 151 (3.35%) Windows
3 147 (3.26%) Linux
4 39 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (0.47%) AIX
6 17 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.29%) Android
10 12 (0.27%) Solaris
11 11 (0.24%) Windows 7
12 10 (0.22%) Apple iOS
13 8 (0.18%) CentOS
14 5 (0.11%) Fedora
14 5 (0.11%) HPUX
14 5 (0.11%) VMS
15 3 (0.067%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.067%) zOS
15 3 (0.067%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.067%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1094 (24.29%) ETL
2 760 (16.88%) Data Modelling
3 598 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
4 484 (10.75%) Analytics
5 325 (7.22%) Project Management
6 304 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 304 (6.75%) Data Analysis
7 289 (6.42%) Migration
8 266 (5.91%) Programme Management
9 245 (5.44%) Digital Marketing
10 243 (5.40%) CRM
11 235 (5.22%) Data Management
12 215 (4.77%) Business Analysis
13 214 (4.75%) Scrum
14 200 (4.44%) Dimensional Modelling
15 175 (3.89%) Performance Tuning
16 168 (3.73%) Kimball Methodology
17 164 (3.64%) Data Architecture
18 151 (3.35%) ERP
19 150 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1936 (42.99%) SQL
2 499 (11.08%) T-SQL
3 349 (7.75%) PL/SQL
4 245 (5.44%) Java
5 229 (5.09%) C#
6 139 (3.09%) JavaScript
7 128 (2.84%) VBA
8 73 (1.62%) Shell Script
9 70 (1.55%) Python
10 51 (1.13%) VB
11 49 (1.09%) ABAP
12 46 (1.02%) Perl
13 44 (0.98%) C
13 44 (0.98%) R
14 43 (0.95%) VB.NET
15 34 (0.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 22 (0.49%) X++
17 21 (0.47%) Bash Shell
18 17 (0.38%) PHP
19 15 (0.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 241 (5.35%) Security Cleared
2 191 (4.24%) Degree
3 190 (4.22%) SC Cleared
4 51 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 49 (1.09%) ISEB
6 27 (0.60%) PMI Certification
7 22 (0.49%) ISTQB
8 21 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 19 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 18 (0.40%) PMP
11 14 (0.31%) MCTS
11 14 (0.31%) MCITP
11 14 (0.31%) DV Cleared
12 13 (0.29%) ACCA
13 12 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.22%) CIMA
14 10 (0.22%) MCSE
15 9 (0.20%) CCNA
15 9 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
16 8 (0.18%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (2.80%) QA
2 92 (2.04%) Data Quality
3 43 (0.95%) SLA
4 18 (0.40%) Solvency II
5 12 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.22%) GAAP
7 9 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.16%) P3O
9 6 (0.13%) ISO 9000
9 6 (0.13%) HL7
10 5 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (0.089%) COREP
12 2 (0.044%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.044%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.044%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.044%) Basel III
12 2 (0.044%) GMP
12 2 (0.044%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.044%) Basel II
13 1 (0.022%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 53 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 28 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (0.36%) HDFS
4 15 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.20%) Apache Flume
6 8 (0.18%) Oracle Clusterware
7 5 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.11%) Docker
8 4 (0.089%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 3 (0.067%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.067%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.067%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.044%) GPFS
10 2 (0.044%) Ceph
10 2 (0.044%) UAG
11 1 (0.022%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.022%) Firmware
11 1 (0.022%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.022%) XenApp
11 1 (0.022%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 43 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 15 (0.33%) Data Guard
3 14 (0.31%) Control-M
4 11 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
4 11 (0.24%) Puppet
5 9 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (0.16%) Tivoli
8 6 (0.13%) Oracle Flashback
9 5 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Management
10 4 (0.089%) SCCM
10 4 (0.089%) Oozie
11 3 (0.067%) OPNET
11 3 (0.067%) SCOM
11 3 (0.067%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.044%) ServiceCenter
12 2 (0.044%) Ambari
12 2 (0.044%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.044%) Nagios
Vendors
1 950 (21.10%) Oracle
2 877 (19.48%) Microsoft
3 694 (15.41%) SAP
4 360 (7.99%) Business Objects
5 346 (7.68%) Cognos
6 308 (6.84%) Informatica
7 242 (5.37%) Tableau
8 143 (3.18%) IBM
9 119 (2.64%) Teradata
10 53 (1.18%) Netezza
11 48 (1.07%) Hyperion
12 43 (0.95%) MicroStrategy
13 40 (0.89%) Ab Initio
14 37 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
15 36 (0.80%) HP
16 33 (0.73%) Sybase
17 31 (0.69%) Google
18 28 (0.62%) Adobe
19 26 (0.58%) webMethods
20 25 (0.56%) Pega
Hampshire
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Rate: £750 - £850 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Premier IT
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Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
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City, London
Oxbridge Answers
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London
Public Sector
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Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £320 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Square One Resources
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Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Venturi
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Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
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CoreCom Consulting
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TEKsystems
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