The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 21 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 1 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.05% 5.77% 5.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 6.92% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 7
Average daily rate £310 £291 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.43% -10.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+55.00% -37.50%
Business Intelligence
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
72 130 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 75.79% 83.33% 79.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 97 115
Average daily rate £405 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £283 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Business Intelligence
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (50.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SAS EBI
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (50.00%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle