The first table below looks at the demand for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 18 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 Essex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 42 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 24 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.17% 2.43% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 3.56% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 1
Average daily rate £400 £393 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +161.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £52.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-23.44% +148.80%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
575 281 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 75.96% 68.37% 66.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 142 145
Average daily rate £400 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £215 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 55 39
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +19.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £27.48 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £43.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Intelligence
East of England

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 3 £400 -
Chelmsford -9 2 £363 -9.37%
Basildon - 2 - - 2
Billericay - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Business Intelligence
East of England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 33 (53.23%) ERP
2 29 (46.77%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (37.10%) SQL
4 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
4 21 (33.87%) MS Excel
5 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
6 16 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (24.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (24.19%) Oracle
8 14 (22.58%) Procure-to-pay
9 13 (20.97%) MS Office
10 12 (19.35%) Data Modelling
10 12 (19.35%) Performance Management
10 12 (19.35%) Finance
11 11 (17.74%) ETL
12 9 (14.52%) Project Management
12 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
13 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (12.90%) TDD
13 8 (12.90%) C#
14 7 (11.29%) T-SQL
14 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
15 6 (9.68%) QA
15 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
15 6 (9.68%) HTML
15 6 (9.68%) Java
15 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
15 6 (9.68%) CSS
15 6 (9.68%) Management Information System

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (33.87%) MS Excel
2 13 (20.97%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.61%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) DNS
2 2 (3.23%) LDAP
3 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.77%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
3 16 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (24.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.84%) MySQL
8 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.23%) Data Mart
8 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (1.61%) DB2
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.23%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.61%) ERwin
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Marketing
2 4 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (62.90%) Analyst
2 29 (46.77%) Business Analyst
3 22 (35.48%) Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Data Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Business Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.23%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Oracle Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.23%) DBA
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Test Analyst
10 1 (1.61%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) HTML
1 6 (9.68%) CSS
2 5 (8.06%) .NET
3 4 (6.45%) jQuery
3 4 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (6.45%) Web Services
3 4 (6.45%) XML
4 2 (3.23%) jBPM
4 2 (3.23%) MDX
5 1 (1.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.45%) Open Source
3 2 (3.23%) Replication
3 2 (3.23%) AS400
4 1 (1.61%) NHS
4 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) GIS
4 1 (1.61%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Statistics
4 1 (1.61%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) ERP
2 14 (22.58%) Procure-to-pay
3 12 (19.35%) Data Modelling
3 12 (19.35%) Performance Management
4 11 (17.74%) ETL
5 9 (14.52%) Project Management
5 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
6 8 (12.90%) TDD
7 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.06%) OO
9 5 (8.06%) Validation
9 5 (8.06%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (8.06%) Data Mapping
9 5 (8.06%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.45%) Product Management
10 4 (6.45%) MVC
10 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.10%) SQL
2 8 (12.90%) C#
3 7 (11.29%) T-SQL
4 6 (9.68%) Java
4 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.45%) Ruby
5 4 (6.45%) PHP
5 4 (6.45%) Python
6 3 (4.84%) VB
7 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.19%) Oracle
3 5 (8.06%) SAP
4 4 (6.45%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.23%) JBoss
5 2 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (1.61%) IBM
6 1 (1.61%) Teradata
6 1 (1.61%) Netezza