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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Intelligence (BI)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 31 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 8 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.11% 4.25% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 5.59% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 12
Median daily rate £284 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.50% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £245 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £396 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 £69.07 £70.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.56% -1.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-14.40% +23.07%

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
220 340 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.60% 76.06% 79.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 223 208
Median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 46 20
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.50 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston 0 6 £192 -26.85% 2
Blackburn - 1 - - 1
Chorley - 1 £375 -
Business Intelligence
North West

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) ETL
6 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
7 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) NHS
8 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
8 2 (10.53%) Advertising
8 2 (10.53%) Clustering
8 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
8 2 (10.53%) CRM
8 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
8 2 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Optimisation
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (10.53%) Power BI

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (10.53%) Power BI
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (5.26%) Big Data
7 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (5.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
7 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Developer
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) CRM Developer
4 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Report Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Trainer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ETL
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 2 (10.53%) Data Encryption
2 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
2 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Optimisation
2 2 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Information Management
3 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Cognos
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Talend