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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 28 41 31
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 217 118 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 5.61% 3.89% 4.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.32% 5.33% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 69 79
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £452 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Average hourly rate £33.00 £33.34 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.01% -1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £18.72 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £60.27 £36.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.68 £20.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-8.87% -45.33%
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
2963 2214 1927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.64% 72.90% 72.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1766 1193 967
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 99 87
Average hourly rate £37.97 £27.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.05% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.05 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £46.91 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +12 85 £325 - 40
Cheshire +15 60 £400 - 19
Merseyside +1 23 £325 -27.77% 10
Lancashire +2 10 £425 +12.13% 5
Cumbria -18 3 £433 - 1
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 197 (49.13%) SQL
2 148 (36.91%) Data Warehouse
3 110 (27.43%) Finance
4 107 (26.68%) SQL Server
5 102 (25.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 101 (25.19%) ETL
7 90 (22.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 73 (18.20%) Oracle
8 73 (18.20%) Microsoft
9 72 (17.96%) SAP
10 66 (16.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 52 (12.97%) T-SQL
12 49 (12.22%) Manufacturing
12 49 (12.22%) Telecoms
13 46 (11.47%) Marketing
14 45 (11.22%) BusinessObjects
15 44 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
16 43 (10.72%) Data Analysis
17 42 (10.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 42 (10.47%) Digital Marketing
17 42 (10.47%) Electronics
17 42 (10.47%) Migration
17 42 (10.47%) Programme Management
17 42 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
17 42 (10.47%) DTV
18 41 (10.22%) Data Modelling
19 34 (8.48%) MS Excel
20 32 (7.98%) PL/SQL
20 32 (7.98%) NHS
21 31 (7.73%) QlikView

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 19 (4.74%) SAS
2 16 (3.99%) Oracle Workflow
3 13 (3.24%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.00%) IIS
4 4 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.75%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.50%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.50%) WordPress
6 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.50%) Confluence
6 2 (0.50%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.25%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.25%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.25%) Liferay
Applications
1 34 (8.48%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (3.49%) MS Office
4 13 (3.24%) MS Project
5 5 (1.25%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 42 (10.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (4.74%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (3.99%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (3.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (2.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.75%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.50%) Agresso
8 2 (0.50%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.25%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.25%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.25%) CA PPM
9 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.00%) Office 365
4 2 (0.50%) PaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.00%) DNS
2 4 (1.00%) DHCP
2 4 (1.00%) SAN
3 3 (0.75%) WAN
4 2 (0.50%) Firewall
5 1 (0.25%) Wireless
5 1 (0.25%) VPLS
5 1 (0.25%) NGN
5 1 (0.25%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.25%) NAS
5 1 (0.25%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.25%) LAN
5 1 (0.25%) FTP
5 1 (0.25%) HTTP
5 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.25%) VPN
5 1 (0.25%) DMZ
5 1 (0.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (36.91%) Data Warehouse
2 107 (26.68%) SQL Server
3 102 (25.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 90 (22.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 66 (16.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 45 (11.22%) BusinessObjects
7 31 (7.73%) QlikView
8 30 (7.48%) Oracle Reports
9 27 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (6.73%) Oracle Database
10 23 (5.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (4.49%) Oracle BI EE
12 15 (3.74%) SAP BI
13 14 (3.49%) SAP BW
14 13 (3.24%) Big Data
15 12 (2.99%) Base SAS
15 12 (2.99%) Relational Database
16 11 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
16 11 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (2.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (4.24%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (2.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (1.75%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (1.00%) ERwin
4 4 (1.00%) JIRA
5 2 (0.50%) JUnit
5 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.50%) Subversion
5 2 (0.50%) Selenium
6 1 (0.25%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (0.25%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.25%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.25%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.25%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.25%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.25%) LSMW
General
1 110 (27.43%) Finance
2 49 (12.22%) Manufacturing
2 49 (12.22%) Telecoms
3 46 (11.47%) Marketing
4 42 (10.47%) Electronics
5 19 (4.74%) Retail
6 14 (3.49%) Banking
7 11 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (2.49%) Local Government
9 6 (1.50%) Legal
10 4 (1.00%) Publishing
10 4 (1.00%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.75%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.75%) Advertising
12 1 (0.25%) Games
12 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (39.65%) Developer
2 97 (24.19%) Analyst
3 74 (18.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 53 (13.22%) SQL Developer
5 43 (10.72%) Consultant
6 36 (8.98%) Business Analyst
7 35 (8.73%) Architect
8 29 (7.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 22 (5.49%) Data Analyst
9 22 (5.49%) Business Developer
10 21 (5.24%) Project Manager
11 19 (4.74%) Oracle Developer
12 18 (4.49%) Data Architect
13 17 (4.24%) SAP Consultant
14 15 (3.74%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 14 (3.49%) Business Consultant
16 13 (3.24%) SQL Server Developer
17 11 (2.74%) SAS Developer
18 10 (2.49%) Report Analyst
19 8 (2.00%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.49%) MDX
2 12 (2.99%) CSS
3 10 (2.49%) .NET
3 10 (2.49%) CSS3
4 8 (2.00%) OAuth
4 8 (2.00%) SAML
5 7 (1.75%) XML
6 6 (1.50%) HTML
7 4 (1.00%) jQuery
8 3 (0.75%) Web Services
8 3 (0.75%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.50%) J2EE
9 2 (0.50%) XSD
9 2 (0.50%) XHTML
9 2 (0.50%) JSP
9 2 (0.50%) Spring MVC
9 2 (0.50%) WCF
9 2 (0.50%) Spring
9 2 (0.50%) Ajax
9 2 (0.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (10.47%) DTV
3 32 (7.98%) NHS
4 14 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.49%) Visualisation
4 14 (3.49%) Data Structures
5 9 (2.24%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.75%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.50%) FMCG
9 5 (1.25%) Clustering
10 4 (1.00%) Replication
10 4 (1.00%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.75%) Statistics
12 2 (0.50%) User Experience
12 2 (0.50%) EPoS
13 1 (0.25%) EMC VNX
13 1 (0.25%) Social Media
13 1 (0.25%) Economics
13 1 (0.25%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.74%) UNIX
2 9 (2.24%) Windows
3 6 (1.50%) Linux
4 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.75%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.25%) HPUX
6 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (25.19%) ETL
2 43 (10.72%) Data Analysis
3 42 (10.47%) Digital Marketing
3 42 (10.47%) Migration
3 42 (10.47%) Programme Management
3 42 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (10.22%) Data Modelling
5 25 (6.23%) Project Management
6 24 (5.99%) Data Migration
6 24 (5.99%) Analytics
7 18 (4.49%) Kimball Methodology
7 18 (4.49%) Dimensional Modelling
7 18 (4.49%) Business Analysis
7 18 (4.49%) Data Management
8 17 (4.24%) Workflow
9 16 (3.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (3.49%) CRM
10 14 (3.49%) Data Transformation
11 13 (3.24%) Data Architecture
11 13 (3.24%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 197 (49.13%) SQL
2 52 (12.97%) T-SQL
3 32 (7.98%) PL/SQL
4 7 (1.75%) VBA
5 6 (1.50%) VB
5 6 (1.50%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.00%) Java
6 4 (1.00%) ABAP
7 3 (0.75%) C#
8 2 (0.50%) C++
8 2 (0.50%) C
8 2 (0.50%) PHP
8 2 (0.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (0.50%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.25%) Ruby
9 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.25%) R
9 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (7.48%) Security Cleared
2 18 (4.49%) Degree
3 14 (3.49%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.75%) PMP
4 3 (0.75%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.50%) ISEB
5 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.25%) MCTS
6 1 (0.25%) MCITP
6 1 (0.25%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.25%) MBA
6 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) HL7
2 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (4.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.00%) XenApp
2 4 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.25%) XenServer
4 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.25%) vSphere
4 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.25%) vCloud
4 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 73 (18.20%) Oracle
1 73 (18.20%) Microsoft
2 72 (17.96%) SAP
3 24 (5.99%) Cognos
4 20 (4.99%) Tableau
5 15 (3.74%) Teradata
5 15 (3.74%) Citrix
6 9 (2.24%) Informatica
7 7 (1.75%) Talend
8 6 (1.50%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (1.50%) IBM
9 5 (1.25%) VMware
10 4 (1.00%) hybris
11 3 (0.75%) Civica
11 3 (0.75%) EMC
11 3 (0.75%) Cisco
12 2 (0.50%) Trillium
12 2 (0.50%) HP
12 2 (0.50%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.50%) OpenText
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day + expenses
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheshire
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Rate: good market rates
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Gregory James
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
People Source Consulting
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
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Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connectus
Rate: £380 - £480 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
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Rate: 250-400 Per Day
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £350 - £500+ per day
Posted: 22 days ago