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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 11 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 42 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.23% 4.65% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.48% 6.72% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 9
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£425 £210 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+102.38% -35.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £162 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £308 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £70.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.17 £19.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+16.67% -47.94%
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
366 119 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 80.44% 69.19% 53.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 65 103
Average daily rate £400 £275 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £211 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 13
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.68 £14.40 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +8 20 £338 +95.65%
Chorley -5 1 £300 -7.69%
Accrington - - - -
Business Intelligence
North West

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 44 (60.27%) SQL
2 39 (53.42%) SQL Server
3 36 (49.32%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (43.84%) Data Modelling
5 28 (38.36%) Oracle
6 24 (32.88%) PL/SQL
7 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (30.14%) Oracle Database
9 21 (28.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (28.77%) Dimensional Modelling
9 21 (28.77%) T-SQL
9 21 (28.77%) ETL
10 19 (26.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (21.92%) Data Analysis
11 16 (21.92%) Migration
12 15 (20.55%) Data Integration
12 15 (20.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (19.18%) Data Architecture
14 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
14 13 (17.81%) Informatica
15 12 (16.44%) NHS
15 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
15 12 (16.44%) SAS
15 12 (16.44%) Business Analysis
15 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (15.07%) Base SAS
17 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
18 9 (12.33%) Cognos
18 9 (12.33%) Web Services
18 9 (12.33%) Algorithms

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (16.44%) SAS
2 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.85%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (4.11%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.37%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (53.42%) SQL Server
2 36 (49.32%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (30.14%) Oracle Database
5 21 (28.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (26.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (20.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (15.07%) Base SAS
9 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (10.96%) PowerCenter
10 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (8.22%) QlikView
12 5 (6.85%) OLAP
13 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (5.48%) Data Mart
13 4 (5.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 4 (5.48%) OLAP Cube
13 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (4.11%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) ERwin
2 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.11%) Rational Rose
General
1 8 (10.96%) Marketing
2 6 (8.22%) Finance
3 4 (5.48%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (53.42%) Developer
2 13 (17.81%) Analyst
3 10 (13.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 9 (12.33%) SAS Developer
5 7 (9.59%) SQL Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Consultant
6 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Lead Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Cognos Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 4 (5.48%) QlikView Developer
7 4 (5.48%) ETL Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (5.48%) Programmer
8 3 (4.11%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) DBA
8 3 (4.11%) SAS Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.33%) Web Services
2 4 (5.48%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Data Integration
2 12 (16.44%) NHS
2 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.33%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.48%) Reference Data
4 4 (5.48%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.11%) Statistics
6 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.84%) Data Modelling
2 21 (28.77%) ETL
2 21 (28.77%) Dimensional Modelling
3 16 (21.92%) Migration
3 16 (21.92%) Data Analysis
4 14 (19.18%) Data Architecture
5 12 (16.44%) Business Analysis
6 8 (10.96%) Data Security
6 8 (10.96%) EAI
6 8 (10.96%) Physical Data Model
7 7 (9.59%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.85%) Data Management
9 5 (6.85%) Analytics
9 5 (6.85%) Time Management
9 5 (6.85%) Business Transformation
10 4 (5.48%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (5.48%) Data Migration
10 4 (5.48%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (5.48%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (60.27%) SQL
2 24 (32.88%) PL/SQL
3 21 (28.77%) T-SQL
4 8 (10.96%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.11%) VB
6 2 (2.74%) VBA
7 1 (1.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.85%) Degree
4 4 (5.48%) MCSE
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (38.36%) Oracle
2 13 (17.81%) Informatica
3 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
4 9 (12.33%) Cognos
5 8 (10.96%) CA
6 4 (5.48%) Cisco
7 3 (4.11%) IBM
8 2 (2.74%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.37%) webMethods
9 1 (1.37%) VMware
9 1 (1.37%) Teradata
9 1 (1.37%) Tableau
9 1 (1.37%) Citrix
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