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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 15 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 10 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.90% 6.31% 4.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.62% 8.84% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £393 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £40.00 £52.25
% change year-on-year
-28.12% -23.44%
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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
116 147 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 80.00% 71.36% 67.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 46 69
Average daily rate £470 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.29% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £340 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -46.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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 10 (62.50%) SAP
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Business Objects
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
5 4 (25.00%) ETL
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
6 3 (18.75%) MS Office
6 3 (18.75%) MS Access
6 3 (18.75%) Cognos
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) OLAP
6 3 (18.75%) VBA
6 3 (18.75%) J2EE
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (6.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) SAP BPC
2 1 (6.25%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) MS Access
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) OLAP
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (12.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (6.25%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (6.25%) Xcelsius
6 1 (6.25%) QlikView
6 1 (6.25%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
5 1 (6.25%) OBIEE Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) TM1 Developer
5 1 (6.25%) TM1 Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Access Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modeller
5 1 (6.25%) PC Support
5 1 (6.25%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML5
1 3 (18.75%) J2EE
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) Flash
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VBA
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) ABAP
3 1 (6.25%) C#
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) SAP
2 6 (37.50%) Business Objects
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Cognos
5 1 (6.25%) Pega
5 1 (6.25%) Netezza
5 1 (6.25%) Teradata
5 1 (6.25%) IBM