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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 20 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 24 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.30% 6.59% 5.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.51% 10.76% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £203 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £320 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
- +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £70.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -44.44%
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
282 158 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 74.02% 61.24% 59.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 93 84
Average daily rate £400 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 14
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.00 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +101.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.20 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £47.33 £30.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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
Preston +4 11 £393 +56.21% 1
Accrington - - - -
Blackpool - - - - 1
Nelson - - - - 1
Business Intelligence
North West

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 38 (57.58%) SQL
2 32 (48.48%) SQL Server
3 27 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (37.88%) Data Modelling
5 22 (33.33%) Oracle
6 20 (30.30%) Security Cleared
7 18 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (25.76%) ETL
8 17 (25.76%) Oracle Database
9 16 (24.24%) Cognos
9 16 (24.24%) PL/SQL
9 16 (24.24%) Dimensional Modelling
10 15 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (19.70%) SAS
11 13 (19.70%) SC Cleared
12 12 (18.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (16.67%) Base SAS
13 11 (16.67%) T-SQL
14 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (15.15%) Data Integration
14 10 (15.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 9 (13.64%) Algorithms
15 9 (13.64%) Data Architecture
15 9 (13.64%) Data Analysis
15 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
15 9 (13.64%) NHS
15 9 (13.64%) Migration
16 8 (12.12%) Data Security
16 8 (12.12%) Informatica

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 13 (19.70%) SAS
2 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
1 5 (7.58%) PowerPivot
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (4.55%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.52%) Summit
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (48.48%) SQL Server
2 27 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (25.76%) Oracle Database
5 15 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (16.67%) Base SAS
8 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (15.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 6 (9.09%) Cognos Report Studio
10 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (4.55%) PowerCenter
11 3 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (4.55%) QlikView
12 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
12 2 (3.03%) Cognos Transformer
12 2 (3.03%) Cognos Query Studio
12 2 (3.03%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) ERwin
1 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.03%) Rational Rose
General
1 4 (6.06%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (56.06%) Developer
2 15 (22.73%) Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Cognos Developer
5 9 (13.64%) SAS Developer
6 7 (10.61%) SQL Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Architect
7 6 (9.09%) Cognos BI Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Lead Architect
9 4 (6.06%) ETL Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (6.06%) Programmer
10 3 (4.55%) SAS Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Information Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Data Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) SAS Programmer
10 3 (4.55%) NHS Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Data Integration
2 9 (13.64%) Algorithms
2 9 (13.64%) NHS
3 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.06%) Visualisation
4 4 (6.06%) Data Structures
4 4 (6.06%) Reference Data
5 3 (4.55%) Statistics
6 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.52%) HP Superdome
7 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) UNIX
2 1 (1.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Data Modelling
2 17 (25.76%) ETL
3 16 (24.24%) Dimensional Modelling
4 9 (13.64%) Data Architecture
4 9 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 9 (13.64%) Migration
5 8 (12.12%) Data Security
5 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (7.58%) Data Management
7 5 (7.58%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (7.58%) Business Transformation
7 5 (7.58%) Analytics
8 4 (6.06%) Master Data Management
8 4 (6.06%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.06%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (6.06%) DSDM
9 3 (4.55%) Benchmarking
9 3 (4.55%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 38 (57.58%) SQL
2 16 (24.24%) PL/SQL
3 11 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.55%) VBA
5 1 (1.52%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 13 (19.70%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) Degree
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.52%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Oracle
2 16 (24.24%) Cognos
3 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 8 (12.12%) Informatica
5 4 (6.06%) Cisco
6 3 (4.55%) CA
6 3 (4.55%) IBM
7 2 (3.03%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.52%) VMware
8 1 (1.52%) webMethods
8 1 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) Citrix
8 1 (1.52%) Teradata
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