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 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 17 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 28 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.89% 7.55% 4.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.72% 9.00% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 16
Median daily rate £325 £450 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +17.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £395 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £498 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 2
Median hourly rate £59.31 £31.76 £24.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.74% +31.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.18 £23.55 £16.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £39.97 £31.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £18.68 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+120.82% -6.60%
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
239 400 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.87% 83.86% 75.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 279 164
Median daily rate £375 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 37 24
Median hourly rate £51.58 £42.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +68.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.62 £16.30 £15.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £59.50 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +10 14 £325 -33.33% 1
Blackpool +17 4 £369 -16.19% 2
Lancaster -1 1 £375 -
Chorley - 1 £338 -
Business Intelligence
North West

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) SAP
3 15 (37.50%) SQL
4 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
4 13 (32.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (27.50%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (27.50%) ETL
7 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
7 9 (22.50%) Cognos
8 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (17.50%) Programme Management
9 7 (17.50%) Manufacturing
10 6 (15.00%) Electronics
10 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
10 6 (15.00%) Marketing
10 6 (15.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 6 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (15.00%) Cognos TM1
10 6 (15.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (15.00%) Power BI
11 5 (12.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 5 (12.50%) Analytics
11 5 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
11 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (12.50%) MS Office
12 4 (10.00%) SAP BW
12 4 (10.00%) Process Management

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 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) Drupal
2 2 (5.00%) Joomla!
2 2 (5.00%) WordPress
3 1 (2.50%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Office
3 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) Cognos TM1
1 6 (15.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (5.00%) OpenCart
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (27.50%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (15.00%) Power BI
5 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (12.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (10.00%) SAP BW
6 4 (10.00%) SAP HANA
6 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
7 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (5.00%) Big Data
8 2 (5.00%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (5.00%) QlikView
8 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
8 2 (5.00%) Star Schema
9 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Toad
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Manufacturing
3 6 (15.00%) Electronics
3 6 (15.00%) Marketing
3 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (10.00%) Advertising
5 3 (7.50%) Retail
6 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Cognos Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Cognos BI Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Workflow Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (7.50%) CRM Developer
7 3 (7.50%) DBA
7 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Report Developer
7 3 (7.50%) SQL DBA
7 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.00%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (5.00%) SSRS Developer
8 2 (5.00%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Camel
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.50%) CSS3
3 1 (2.50%) HTML5
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) JDBC
3 1 (2.50%) JSON
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) REST
3 1 (2.50%) SOAP
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) NHS
2 3 (7.50%) RIA
3 1 (2.50%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ETL
2 7 (17.50%) Programme Management
3 6 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (12.50%) Analytics
4 5 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 4 (10.00%) Change Management
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Process Management
5 4 (10.00%) SDLC
5 4 (10.00%) Web Development
5 4 (10.00%) Workflow
6 3 (7.50%) CRM
6 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Data Management
6 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Optimisation
6 3 (7.50%) Workflow Development
7 2 (5.00%) Information Management
7 2 (5.00%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (10.00%) VB
3 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) PHP
3 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) C++
4 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) SAP
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (22.50%) Cognos
4 3 (7.50%) CODA
4 3 (7.50%) Concur
4 3 (7.50%) Maconomy
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow
5 2 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (5.00%) Nintex
5 2 (5.00%) Tableau
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) Informatica