The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 15 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 8 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.42% 3.93% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 5.51% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £350 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.68 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.60% -46.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 127 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 78.45% 71.35% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 42 65
Average daily rate £500 £360 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -18.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £207 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £106.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Midlands region.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Midlands region.

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) SAP
2 8 (34.78%) Data Modelling
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (21.74%) Cognos
6 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (17.39%) Hyperion
6 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
6 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
7 3 (13.04%) Apache Hive
7 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (13.04%) SAP HANA
7 3 (13.04%) Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) MapReduce
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (13.04%) Finance
7 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) .NET
7 3 (13.04%) C#
7 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle
7 3 (13.04%) ETL
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (8.70%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.35%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
4 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (13.04%) Apache Hive
5 3 (13.04%) SAP HANA
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (8.70%) SAP BW
6 2 (8.70%) SAP BI
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (4.35%) OLAP
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (8.70%) ERwin
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 4 (17.39%) MI Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Solutions Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Data Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) SAP BI Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Project Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) OBIEE Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Replication
1 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.35%) FMCG
2 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Data Modelling
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) ETL
3 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) MapReduce
4 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) Logistics
4 2 (8.70%) Data Security
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Data Management
5 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.35%) Information Management
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) ABAP
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) SAP
2 5 (21.74%) Cognos
3 4 (17.39%) Hyperion
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) Teradata
6 1 (4.35%) Netezza
6 1 (4.35%) Tableau