The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 11 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 47 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.83% 5.81% 6.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.99% 8.33% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 9 10
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.41% -36.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £165 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £305 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £82.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.99 £20.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.24% -41.42%
Business Intelligence
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
336 108 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 77.42% 69.68% 58.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 57 129
Average daily rate £425 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.78% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 8
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.96% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £13.00 £21.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.00 £20.00 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Preston -2 15 £338 +87.50% 1
Blackpool - 13 £475 - 2
Chorley -2 1 £300 -7.69%
Blackburn - 1 £450 - 1
Business Intelligence
North West

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 43 (65.15%) SQL
2 35 (53.03%) SQL Server
3 30 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (40.91%) Data Modelling
4 27 (40.91%) Oracle
5 24 (36.36%) PL/SQL
6 22 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 21 (31.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (30.30%) Dimensional Modelling
9 19 (28.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (28.79%) T-SQL
10 17 (25.76%) ETL
10 17 (25.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (24.24%) Migration
12 15 (22.73%) Data Integration
13 14 (21.21%) Data Analysis
14 13 (19.70%) Data Architecture
14 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
14 13 (19.70%) Informatica
15 12 (18.18%) SAS
15 12 (18.18%) Business Analysis
16 11 (16.67%) Base SAS
16 11 (16.67%) Web Services
16 11 (16.67%) NHS
16 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
18 9 (13.64%) Algorithms
19 8 (12.12%) Physical Data Model
19 8 (12.12%) Shell Script

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 12 (18.18%) SAS
2 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.52%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.52%) Summit
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (53.03%) SQL Server
2 30 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 21 (31.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (28.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (25.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (16.67%) Base SAS
8 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (12.12%) PowerCenter
9 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (10.61%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (7.58%) OLAP
11 5 (7.58%) QlikView
12 4 (6.06%) OLAP Cube
12 4 (6.06%) Data Mart
13 3 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) ERwin
2 3 (4.55%) Rational Rose
2 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (12.12%) Marketing
2 6 (9.09%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (53.03%) Developer
2 12 (18.18%) Analyst
3 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 9 (13.64%) SAS Developer
5 7 (10.61%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Architect
7 4 (6.06%) QlikView Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (6.06%) Programmer
7 4 (6.06%) Lead Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) DBA
8 3 (4.55%) SQL DBA
8 3 (4.55%) SAS Programmer
8 3 (4.55%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) SAS Analyst Programmer
8 3 (4.55%) SAS Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (6.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Data Integration
2 11 (16.67%) NHS
2 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (13.64%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Statistics
5 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Data Modelling
2 20 (30.30%) Dimensional Modelling
3 17 (25.76%) ETL
4 16 (24.24%) Migration
5 14 (21.21%) Data Analysis
6 13 (19.70%) Data Architecture
7 12 (18.18%) Business Analysis
8 8 (12.12%) Physical Data Model
8 8 (12.12%) EAI
8 8 (12.12%) Data Security
9 7 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (7.58%) Data Management
10 5 (7.58%) Time Management
10 5 (7.58%) Business Transformation
11 4 (6.06%) Analytics
11 4 (6.06%) Master Data Management
11 4 (6.06%) Data Migration
11 4 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
12 2 (3.03%) Campaign Analysis
12 2 (3.03%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 43 (65.15%) SQL
2 24 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 19 (28.79%) T-SQL
4 8 (12.12%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.06%) VBA
6 3 (4.55%) VB
7 1 (1.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.06%) MCSE
2 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.52%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Oracle
2 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.70%) Informatica
3 8 (12.12%) CA
4 5 (7.58%) Cognos
5 4 (6.06%) Cisco
6 3 (4.55%) IBM
7 2 (3.03%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.52%) Teradata
8 1 (1.52%) VMware
8 1 (1.52%) Citrix
8 1 (1.52%) webMethods
8 1 (1.52%) Tableau
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