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 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 41 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 2173 2309 1964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.23% 4.79% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.68% 6.43% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1451 1144
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 30
Average hourly rate £20.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.30 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.00 £46.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £37.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-46.30% +0.67%
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
38289 35908 38956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.49% 74.49% 72.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24309 22565 22981
Average daily rate £413 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.99% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 1022 1423
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 September 2014.

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 September 2014.

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 September 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
London 0 1040 £440 +3.52% 356
South East -11 375 £400 +6.66% 97
North West +7 140 £375 +17.18% 78
East of England -15 140 £413 +10.00% 35
South West +14 139 £375 -4.03% 52
Yorkshire -8 126 £400 +33.11% 66
West Midlands -23 80 £335 -1.47% 46
East Midlands -5 62 £340 +0.36% 20
North East +4 41 £375 -6.25% 6
Midlands -7 7 £350 -6.66%
South Coast - - - -
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 1758 (41.02%) SQL
2 1442 (33.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1322 (30.84%) Finance
4 1206 (28.14%) SQL Server
5 936 (21.84%) Oracle
6 933 (21.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 891 (20.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 891 (20.79%) ETL
8 755 (17.62%) SAP
9 735 (17.15%) Microsoft
10 681 (15.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 598 (13.95%) Data Modelling
12 525 (12.25%) Agile Software Development
13 476 (11.11%) T-SQL
14 427 (9.96%) MS Excel
15 420 (9.80%) Marketing
15 420 (9.80%) Analytics
16 415 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
17 407 (9.50%) Telecoms
18 389 (9.08%) Business Objects
19 378 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
20 340 (7.93%) Manufacturing
21 323 (7.54%) Banking
22 317 (7.40%) Programme Management
23 308 (7.19%) Cognos
24 303 (7.07%) .NET
25 297 (6.93%) SharePoint
26 296 (6.91%) Digital Marketing
27 294 (6.86%) Migration
28 293 (6.84%) Oracle Database

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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
1 297 (6.93%) SharePoint
2 248 (5.79%) SAS
3 82 (1.91%) WebLogic
4 60 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
5 32 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
6 30 (0.70%) WebLogic Portal
7 29 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
8 28 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 25 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
10 24 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
11 22 (0.51%) CMS
11 22 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
12 21 (0.49%) NetWeaver
12 21 (0.49%) Tomcat
13 20 (0.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 18 (0.42%) WebSphere
15 17 (0.40%) Apache
15 17 (0.40%) MS Project Server
16 16 (0.37%) Confluence
16 16 (0.37%) IIS
Applications
1 427 (9.96%) MS Excel
2 89 (2.08%) MS Office
3 69 (1.61%) PowerPivot
4 52 (1.21%) MS Visio
5 45 (1.05%) MS Project
6 43 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 36 (0.84%) SPSS
8 27 (0.63%) InfoPath
9 21 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.14%) Stata
11 4 (0.093%) AutoCAD
12 3 (0.070%) Mathematica
13 1 (0.023%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.023%) Photoshop
13 1 (0.023%) Casewise Modeler
13 1 (0.023%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 278 (6.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 95 (2.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 88 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
4 69 (1.61%) Cognos TM1
5 49 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
6 48 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
7 34 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
8 33 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
9 32 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
9 32 (0.75%) Oracle General Ledger
10 28 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
10 28 (0.65%) SAP CRM
11 23 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
12 21 (0.49%) Documaker
12 21 (0.49%) SAP BPC
13 20 (0.47%) SAP ERP
13 20 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
13 20 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
14 18 (0.42%) Oracle FAH
15 17 (0.40%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 21 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (0.42%) SaaS
2 18 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (0.35%) Office 365
4 10 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.093%) IBM SmartCloud
7 3 (0.070%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.047%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.047%) PaaS
8 2 (0.047%) Force.com
8 2 (0.047%) Taleo
9 1 (0.023%) CheetahMail
9 1 (0.023%) Pure360
9 1 (0.023%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.023%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 46 (1.07%) HTTP
2 33 (0.77%) Internet
3 23 (0.54%) SSL
4 21 (0.49%) HTTPS
5 20 (0.47%) Intranet
6 19 (0.44%) Firewall
7 18 (0.42%) FTP
8 17 (0.40%) WAN
9 16 (0.37%) Extranet
9 16 (0.37%) LAN
10 12 (0.28%) MPLS
10 12 (0.28%) LDAP
10 12 (0.28%) SAN
11 11 (0.26%) DNS
12 5 (0.12%) DHCP
12 5 (0.12%) Wireless
12 5 (0.12%) NAS
13 4 (0.093%) IPsec
13 4 (0.093%) 3G
13 4 (0.093%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1442 (33.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1206 (28.14%) SQL Server
3 933 (21.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 891 (20.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 681 (15.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 378 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 293 (6.84%) Oracle Database
8 284 (6.63%) OLAP
9 274 (6.39%) QlikView
10 273 (6.37%) Oracle BI EE
11 239 (5.58%) Relational Database
12 180 (4.20%) SAP BW
13 174 (4.06%) SAP BI
13 174 (4.06%) Oracle Database 11g
14 164 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
15 159 (3.71%) Oracle Reports
16 154 (3.59%) Big Data
17 144 (3.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 136 (3.17%) Oracle ODI
19 114 (2.66%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 71 (1.66%) Visual Studio
2 55 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (1.19%) JIRA
4 49 (1.14%) ERwin
5 44 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 34 (0.79%) Selenium
7 30 (0.70%) Toad
8 25 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
8 25 (0.58%) Subversion
9 19 (0.44%) LSMW
9 19 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
10 18 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
11 17 (0.40%) JUnit
12 14 (0.33%) Jenkins
12 14 (0.33%) Maven
13 13 (0.30%) Eclipse
14 11 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
14 11 (0.26%) FitNesse
14 11 (0.26%) WebDriver
15 8 (0.19%) NUnit
General
1 1322 (30.84%) Finance
2 420 (9.80%) Marketing
3 407 (9.50%) Telecoms
4 340 (7.93%) Manufacturing
5 323 (7.54%) Banking
6 278 (6.49%) Electronics
7 242 (5.65%) Retail
8 97 (2.26%) Investment Banking
9 59 (1.38%) Billing
10 57 (1.33%) Games
11 56 (1.31%) Legal
12 53 (1.24%) Financial Institution
13 42 (0.98%) Publishing
14 41 (0.96%) General Ledger
15 40 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
16 29 (0.68%) Advertising
17 25 (0.58%) German Language
18 23 (0.54%) Retail Banking
19 20 (0.47%) Back Office
20 15 (0.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1602 (37.38%) Developer
2 1016 (23.71%) Analyst
3 603 (14.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 466 (10.87%) Business Analyst
5 453 (10.57%) Consultant
6 369 (8.61%) Architect
7 269 (6.28%) SQL Developer
8 255 (5.95%) Project Manager
9 252 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 186 (4.34%) Business Developer
11 169 (3.94%) Data Analyst
12 165 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 121 (2.82%) SAP Consultant
14 106 (2.47%) Business Intelligence Manager
15 95 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
15 95 (2.22%) Oracle Developer
16 87 (2.03%) Data Architect
17 86 (2.01%) SAS Developer
18 81 (1.89%) DBA
19 80 (1.87%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (7.07%) .NET
2 200 (4.67%) MDX
3 181 (4.22%) XML
4 132 (3.08%) Web Services
5 125 (2.92%) HTML
6 119 (2.78%) ASP.NET
7 103 (2.40%) CSS
8 102 (2.38%) Middleware
9 82 (1.91%) jQuery
10 51 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
11 48 (1.12%) WCF
12 45 (1.05%) HTML5
13 43 (1.00%) .NET Framework
14 41 (0.96%) JSON
15 38 (0.89%) SOAP
16 37 (0.86%) J2EE
17 32 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (0.72%) XSLT
19 30 (0.70%) REST
20 29 (0.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 415 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 277 (6.46%) DTV
3 243 (5.67%) NHS
4 219 (5.11%) Data Integration
5 186 (4.34%) Management Information System
6 131 (3.06%) Visualisation
7 63 (1.47%) Computer Science
8 42 (0.98%) Open Source
9 39 (0.91%) FMCG
9 39 (0.91%) Data Extraction
10 38 (0.89%) Replication
11 37 (0.86%) User Experience
12 32 (0.75%) Informatics
13 31 (0.72%) Statistics
14 30 (0.70%) Credit Risk
15 24 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
16 23 (0.54%) Market Risk
17 20 (0.47%) Mobile App
18 18 (0.42%) Reference Data
19 17 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 176 (4.11%) UNIX
2 129 (3.01%) Windows
3 113 (2.64%) Linux
4 22 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (0.40%) Windows 7
6 16 (0.37%) Solaris
7 13 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.26%) Apple iOS
9 10 (0.23%) AIX
10 8 (0.19%) Android
11 7 (0.16%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.16%) CentOS
12 6 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (0.14%) HPUX
13 5 (0.12%) VMS
13 5 (0.12%) Fedora
13 5 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.070%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.070%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 891 (20.79%) ETL
2 598 (13.95%) Data Modelling
3 525 (12.25%) Agile Software Development
4 420 (9.80%) Analytics
5 317 (7.40%) Programme Management
6 296 (6.91%) Digital Marketing
7 294 (6.86%) Migration
8 255 (5.95%) Project Management
9 248 (5.79%) Data Analysis
10 246 (5.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 245 (5.72%) Data Management
12 234 (5.46%) CRM
13 197 (4.60%) ERP
14 196 (4.57%) Business Analysis
15 188 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
15 188 (4.39%) Performance Tuning
16 183 (4.27%) Dimensional Modelling
17 166 (3.87%) Data Migration
18 164 (3.83%) Kimball Methodology
19 163 (3.80%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1758 (41.02%) SQL
2 476 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 273 (6.37%) PL/SQL
4 268 (6.25%) C#
5 190 (4.43%) Java
6 135 (3.15%) JavaScript
7 114 (2.66%) VBA
8 78 (1.82%) Shell Script
9 66 (1.54%) ABAP
10 65 (1.52%) Python
11 48 (1.12%) VB
12 40 (0.93%) VB.NET
13 35 (0.82%) PHP
14 34 (0.79%) Perl
15 33 (0.77%) C
15 33 (0.77%) Bash Shell
16 29 (0.68%) SAS Macro
17 24 (0.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 24 (0.56%) Jython
18 19 (0.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 152 (3.55%) Degree
2 118 (2.75%) Security Cleared
3 84 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 60 (1.40%) ISEB
5 57 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (0.84%) ISTQB
6 36 (0.84%) MCTS
7 35 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 32 (0.75%) MCITP
9 22 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 18 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 14 (0.33%) SAS Certification
11 14 (0.33%) PMI Certification
12 11 (0.26%) MCSE
12 11 (0.26%) DV Cleared
13 8 (0.19%) PMP
13 8 (0.19%) SAP Certification
14 7 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
15 6 (0.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (2.73%) QA
2 84 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 47 (1.10%) SLA
4 12 (0.28%) Solvency II
5 11 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.19%) Basel III
6 8 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.070%) HL7
9 2 (0.047%) FATCA
9 2 (0.047%) GAAP
9 2 (0.047%) GxP
10 1 (0.023%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.023%) EMIR
10 1 (0.023%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.023%) COREP
System Software
1 42 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
2 37 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (0.40%) Apache Flume
4 16 (0.37%) HDFS
5 15 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 15 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.14%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.12%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.093%) XenApp
8 4 (0.093%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.070%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.070%) Cronacle
9 3 (0.070%) XenServer
9 3 (0.070%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.047%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.047%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.047%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.047%) Veritas File System
10 2 (0.047%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 31 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
2 30 (0.70%) Oracle Identity Management
2 30 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 16 (0.37%) Data Guard
4 15 (0.35%) Oozie
5 14 (0.33%) Ambari
6 10 (0.23%) Control-M
7 9 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 9 (0.21%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
9 4 (0.093%) Puppet
9 4 (0.093%) Oracle Statspack
9 4 (0.093%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (0.070%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (0.070%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 3 (0.070%) SCCM
11 2 (0.047%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.047%) Nagios
12 1 (0.023%) OpenView
12 1 (0.023%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 936 (21.84%) Oracle
2 755 (17.62%) SAP
3 735 (17.15%) Microsoft
4 389 (9.08%) Business Objects
5 308 (7.19%) Cognos
6 202 (4.71%) Informatica
7 164 (3.83%) Tableau
8 118 (2.75%) Teradata
9 102 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
10 94 (2.19%) IBM
11 53 (1.24%) Ab Initio
12 52 (1.21%) Hyperion
13 51 (1.19%) Netezza
14 46 (1.07%) Siebel
15 40 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
16 37 (0.86%) HP
17 28 (0.65%) Google
18 27 (0.63%) Remedy
19 22 (0.51%) Cisco
19 22 (0.51%) Red Hat
Swindon, Wiltshire
Venturi
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £1 per day + Market rates
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Midlands
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday