The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 27 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 268 126 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 6.11% 4.06% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.75% 5.48% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 78 75
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £227 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £483 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 7
Average hourly rate £33.00 £50.17 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.22% +47.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.54 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £67.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.68 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.60% -46.66%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3459 2300 2078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 78.90% 74.15% 71.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2130 1275 1052
Average daily rate £413 £366 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.62% +10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 102 105
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% +32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £67.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
Manchester +9 97 £350 +7.69% 55
Cheshire +8 61 £375 -9.09% 21
Lancashire +7 40 £450 +9.75% 7
Merseyside +17 33 £319 -44.56% 8
Cumbria -17 3 £433 - 3
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

1 228 (52.53%) SQL
2 167 (38.48%) Data Warehouse
3 120 (27.65%) SQL Server
4 113 (26.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 108 (24.88%) Finance
6 105 (24.19%) ETL
7 100 (23.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 83 (19.12%) Oracle
9 73 (16.82%) T-SQL
10 70 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 68 (15.67%) Microsoft
12 61 (14.06%) SAP
13 58 (13.36%) Data Modelling
14 45 (10.37%) BusinessObjects
14 45 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
15 44 (10.14%) Security Cleared
16 43 (9.91%) Data Analysis
16 43 (9.91%) Telecoms
17 42 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
18 40 (9.22%) PL/SQL
19 39 (8.99%) Manufacturing
19 39 (8.99%) Dimensional Modelling
20 37 (8.53%) Migration
20 37 (8.53%) Analytics
21 36 (8.29%) Marketing
22 35 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
22 35 (8.06%) Oracle Database
23 33 (7.60%) Programme Management
23 33 (7.60%) NHS
24 32 (7.37%) DTV

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 31 (7.14%) SAS
2 15 (3.46%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.46%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.69%) IIS
4 3 (0.69%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.69%) WordPress
4 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.46%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (0.46%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.46%) CMS
5 2 (0.46%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.23%) JBoss
6 1 (0.23%) Lync
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 31 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.61%) MS Office
3 5 (1.15%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.46%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.46%) MS Project
4 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 32 (7.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 21 (4.84%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (3.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (2.76%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (1.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.46%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.23%) CA PPM
9 1 (0.23%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.23%) Agresso
9 1 (0.23%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.69%) Office 365
4 2 (0.46%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.38%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.92%) DHCP
2 4 (0.92%) DNS
3 2 (0.46%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.46%) SAN
4 1 (0.23%) Firewall
4 1 (0.23%) NGN
4 1 (0.23%) FTP
4 1 (0.23%) HTTP
4 1 (0.23%) LAN
4 1 (0.23%) WAN
4 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (38.48%) Data Warehouse
2 120 (27.65%) SQL Server
3 113 (26.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 100 (23.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 70 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 45 (10.37%) BusinessObjects
7 35 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 35 (8.06%) Oracle Database
8 32 (7.37%) Oracle Reports
9 27 (6.22%) QlikView
10 26 (5.99%) OLAP
10 26 (5.99%) Oracle BI EE
10 26 (5.99%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (5.76%) Base SAS
12 23 (5.30%) Oracle Database 11g
13 18 (4.15%) OLAP Cube
14 17 (3.92%) Relational Database
15 16 (3.69%) SQL Server 2005
16 15 (3.46%) SAP BI
16 15 (3.46%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (3.00%) Oracle Forms
1 13 (3.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 11 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (2.53%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (1.61%) ERwin
5 2 (0.46%) JIRA
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.23%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (0.23%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.23%) LSMW
6 1 (0.23%) JUnit
6 1 (0.23%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.23%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.23%) FishEye
6 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.23%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
General
1 108 (24.88%) Finance
2 43 (9.91%) Telecoms
3 39 (8.99%) Manufacturing
4 36 (8.29%) Marketing
5 32 (7.37%) Electronics
6 18 (4.15%) Retail
7 11 (2.53%) Banking
7 11 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.61%) Local Government
8 7 (1.61%) Legal
9 6 (1.38%) Advertising
10 3 (0.69%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.46%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.46%) Publishing
11 2 (0.46%) Law
12 1 (0.23%) Games
12 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 187 (43.09%) Developer
2 103 (23.73%) Analyst
3 83 (19.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 51 (11.75%) Consultant
5 43 (9.91%) SQL Developer
6 38 (8.76%) Business Analyst
7 30 (6.91%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 29 (6.68%) Architect
9 28 (6.45%) Business Developer
9 28 (6.45%) Data Analyst
10 24 (5.53%) SAS Developer
11 23 (5.30%) Project Manager
11 23 (5.30%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 19 (4.38%) Oracle Developer
13 17 (3.92%) SAP Consultant
13 17 (3.92%) Data Architect
14 14 (3.23%) Business Consultant
15 11 (2.53%) Oracle Consultant
16 10 (2.30%) Test Analyst
17 9 (2.07%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.76%) .NET
1 12 (2.76%) MDX
2 10 (2.30%) CSS
2 10 (2.30%) XML
3 8 (1.84%) CSS3
4 7 (1.61%) HTML
4 7 (1.61%) Web Services
5 6 (1.38%) jQuery
6 5 (1.15%) OAuth
6 5 (1.15%) SAML
6 5 (1.15%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.92%) WCF
7 4 (0.92%) HTML5
8 3 (0.69%) Entity Framework
8 3 (0.69%) XHTML
8 3 (0.69%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.46%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.46%) Middleware
9 2 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.46%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.60%) NHS
3 32 (7.37%) DTV
4 18 (4.15%) Algorithms
5 14 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.23%) Visualisation
6 8 (1.84%) Data Integration
6 8 (1.84%) User Experience
7 7 (1.61%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.61%) Statistics
8 6 (1.38%) FMCG
8 6 (1.38%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.92%) Replication
9 4 (0.92%) Clustering
10 3 (0.69%) Informatics
10 3 (0.69%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.46%) EPoS
11 2 (0.46%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.46%) Health Informatics
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.92%) UNIX
2 12 (2.76%) Windows
3 6 (1.38%) Linux
3 6 (1.38%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.69%) Windows XP
4 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (24.19%) ETL
2 58 (13.36%) Data Modelling
3 43 (9.91%) Data Analysis
4 42 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (8.99%) Dimensional Modelling
6 37 (8.53%) Analytics
6 37 (8.53%) Migration
7 33 (7.60%) Programme Management
8 32 (7.37%) Digital Marketing
9 30 (6.91%) Kimball Methodology
10 29 (6.68%) Project Management
11 21 (4.84%) Data Migration
12 18 (4.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (3.92%) Data Security
14 16 (3.69%) Data Management
14 16 (3.69%) Workflow
14 16 (3.69%) CRM
15 15 (3.46%) Requirements Analysis
15 15 (3.46%) Business Analysis
16 13 (3.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 228 (52.53%) SQL
2 73 (16.82%) T-SQL
3 40 (9.22%) PL/SQL
4 11 (2.53%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.84%) VBA
6 6 (1.38%) VB
7 5 (1.15%) PHP
7 5 (1.15%) C#
8 4 (0.92%) ABAP
9 2 (0.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.46%) C++
9 2 (0.46%) Java
9 2 (0.46%) C
10 1 (0.23%) VBScript
10 1 (0.23%) Ruby
10 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 28 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.61%) Degree
4 3 (0.69%) ISEB
4 3 (0.69%) PMP
4 3 (0.69%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.46%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.23%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.23%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) HL7
2 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (2.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.69%) XenApp
3 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.23%) XenServer
4 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.23%) vSphere
4 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.23%) vCloud
Vendors
1 83 (19.12%) Oracle
2 68 (15.67%) Microsoft
3 61 (14.06%) SAP
4 26 (5.99%) Tableau
5 20 (4.61%) Teradata
6 19 (4.38%) Cognos
7 17 (3.92%) Informatica
8 13 (3.00%) Talend
9 9 (2.07%) Citrix
10 7 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (1.15%) IBM
12 3 (0.69%) Hyperion
12 3 (0.69%) VMware
12 3 (0.69%) Civica
12 3 (0.69%) Vertica
13 2 (0.46%) OpenText
13 2 (0.46%) Trillium
13 2 (0.46%) Cisco
14 1 (0.23%) HP
14 1 (0.23%) EMC
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North West England
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