The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Lancashire region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 33 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 16 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.53% 2.96% 3.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 5.48% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 13
Average daily rate
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£379 £288 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.82% -28.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £206 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £350 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £24.20 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-46.00% +7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
327 146 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 72.19% 54.07% 64.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 71 170
Average daily rate £400 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £223 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £350 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 21 13
Average hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £27.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +36.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.00 £21.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £75.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Business Intelligence
North West

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 July 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
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 28 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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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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 -6 3 - -
Blackburn - - - -
Burnley - - - -
Colne - - - -
Business Intelligence
North West

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 16 (47.06%) SQL
1 16 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
3 12 (35.29%) Web Services
4 10 (29.41%) Business Objects
4 10 (29.41%) NHS
4 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (26.47%) Oracle
5 9 (26.47%) Data Modelling
6 8 (23.53%) ETL
6 8 (23.53%) EAI
6 8 (23.53%) PL/SQL
6 8 (23.53%) CA
6 8 (23.53%) Informatica
6 8 (23.53%) ERwin
6 8 (23.53%) Business Analysis
6 8 (23.53%) Data Integration
6 8 (23.53%) Data Architecture
7 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
7 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
7 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
7 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
8 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 5 (14.71%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (14.71%) SAP
9 5 (14.71%) SharePoint

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (8.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.94%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
3 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
5 5 (14.71%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (11.76%) PowerCenter
7 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
8 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (2.94%) QlikView
9 1 (2.94%) OLAP
9 1 (2.94%) SAP BI
9 1 (2.94%) Data Mart
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) ERwin
General
1 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Local Government
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Business Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Business Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Cognos Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Data Modeller
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Data Modeller
6 1 (2.94%) TM1 Developer
6 1 (2.94%) TM1 Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) NHS
2 8 (23.53%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Data Modelling
2 8 (23.53%) ETL
2 8 (23.53%) EAI
2 8 (23.53%) Business Analysis
2 8 (23.53%) Data Architecture
3 4 (11.76%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (11.76%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) ERP
4 3 (8.82%) DSDM
4 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) ITSM
5 2 (5.88%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) CRM
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) Benchmarking
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 4 (11.76%) VBA
4 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Business Objects
2 9 (26.47%) Oracle
3 8 (23.53%) CA
3 8 (23.53%) Informatica
4 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.71%) SAP
6 3 (8.82%) Cognos
6 3 (8.82%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) Primavera
7 1 (2.94%) Kronos
7 1 (2.94%) Infor
7 1 (2.94%) Adobe