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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 18 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 5 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.82% 6.76% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 9.52% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £29.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-31.62% -16.42%
Business Intelligence
England

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
118 105 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 66.67% 70.95% 62.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 59 70
Average daily rate £400 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 31 October 2014, 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 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) VBA
5 3 (20.00%) SAP
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) IVR
6 2 (13.33%) Genesys
6 2 (13.33%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (13.33%) NHS
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (13.33%) ETL
6 2 (13.33%) SAS
6 2 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) Data Management
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (6.67%) Data Mart
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
7 1 (6.67%) DataStage
7 1 (6.67%) SAP BI
7 1 (6.67%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ERwin
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Report Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Data Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SAP BW Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Business Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) NHS
1 2 (13.33%) IVR
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Informatics
2 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
1 4 (26.67%) Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (13.33%) ETL
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) VBA
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) X++
4 1 (6.67%) C
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Genesys
2 2 (13.33%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) IBM