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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 40 28 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 159 191 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.20% 5.84% 4.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.20% 7.63% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 109 82
Average daily rate £350 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £502 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £67.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +290.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +35.41%
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
3059 2504 2089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.71% 76.55% 74.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1876 1471 1065
Average daily rate £400 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 100 111
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 78 £363 +14.62% 44
Cheshire -12 35 £320 -21.95% 8
Lancashire -10 19 £305 -23.75% 9
Merseyside -6 14 £401 -22.13% 7
Cumbria -2 2 £350 - 1
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 160 (44.08%) SQL
2 114 (31.40%) Data Warehouse
3 112 (30.85%) Finance
4 102 (28.10%) SQL Server
4 102 (28.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 97 (26.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 67 (18.46%) Data Modelling
7 65 (17.91%) Microsoft
7 65 (17.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 59 (16.25%) T-SQL
9 57 (15.70%) ETL
10 56 (15.43%) Oracle
11 53 (14.60%) SAP
12 44 (12.12%) Security Cleared
13 43 (11.85%) Analytics
14 40 (11.02%) SC Cleared
15 36 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
16 35 (9.64%) Migration
17 31 (8.54%) Telecoms
18 30 (8.26%) NHS
19 28 (7.71%) Oracle EBS
19 28 (7.71%) Manufacturing
20 27 (7.44%) Project Management
20 27 (7.44%) MS Excel
20 27 (7.44%) Oracle Reports
20 27 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
21 26 (7.16%) PL/SQL
21 26 (7.16%) Agile Software Development
22 25 (6.89%) Tableau
22 25 (6.89%) Kimball Methodology

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 23 (6.34%) Oracle Workflow
2 19 (5.23%) SAS
3 18 (4.96%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (0.83%) Sonic ESB
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.28%) Confluence
7 1 (0.28%) JBoss
7 1 (0.28%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.48%) MS Office
3 6 (1.65%) MS Project
4 5 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.55%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.55%) SPSS
7 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (7.71%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (5.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 19 (5.23%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (5.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 17 (4.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (1.93%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (1.65%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (1.10%) SAP BPC
7 4 (1.10%) SAP HCM
7 4 (1.10%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.83%) SAP SD
8 3 (0.83%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.55%) Academy Housing
9 2 (0.55%) arcHouse
9 2 (0.55%) CA PPM
9 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.55%) MIS ActiveH
9 2 (0.55%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.55%) DNS
1 2 (0.55%) FTP
1 2 (0.55%) Intranet
1 2 (0.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (31.40%) Data Warehouse
2 102 (28.10%) SQL Server
2 102 (28.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 97 (26.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 65 (17.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 27 (7.44%) Oracle Reports
5 27 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (6.61%) OLAP
7 20 (5.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (4.96%) OLAP Cube
9 17 (4.68%) Base SAS
10 15 (4.13%) Oracle BI EE
10 15 (4.13%) SAP BW
10 15 (4.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 14 (3.86%) Big Data
11 14 (3.86%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (3.58%) Oracle Database
13 12 (3.31%) Oracle ODI
13 12 (3.31%) Relational Database
13 12 (3.31%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (5.79%) Oracle Forms
2 14 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.31%) Talend Open Studio
4 11 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.55%) ERwin
5 2 (0.55%) JIRA
5 2 (0.55%) JUnit
6 1 (0.28%) FishEye
6 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.28%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.28%) MSTest
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.28%) Subversion
6 1 (0.28%) Toad
6 1 (0.28%) tSQLt
General
1 112 (30.85%) Finance
2 31 (8.54%) Telecoms
3 28 (7.71%) Manufacturing
4 21 (5.79%) Marketing
5 20 (5.51%) Electronics
6 13 (3.58%) Advertising
6 13 (3.58%) Retail
7 11 (3.03%) Banking
8 5 (1.38%) Legal
9 4 (1.10%) Military
9 4 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.10%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.28%) Back Office
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) French Language
11 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 163 (44.90%) Developer
2 78 (21.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 65 (17.91%) Analyst
4 53 (14.60%) Consultant
5 40 (11.02%) SQL Developer
6 27 (7.44%) Architect
7 25 (6.89%) Business Analyst
8 23 (6.34%) Business Developer
9 19 (5.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 19 (5.23%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 17 (4.68%) Oracle Developer
10 17 (4.68%) SAS Developer
11 16 (4.41%) SQL BI Developer
12 15 (4.13%) Cognos Developer
12 15 (4.13%) Data Analyst
13 13 (3.58%) E-Business Developer
13 13 (3.58%) Oracle Consultant
13 13 (3.58%) Project Manager
14 12 (3.31%) Cognos BI Developer
14 12 (3.31%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.86%) XML
2 10 (2.75%) .NET
2 10 (2.75%) MDX
3 9 (2.48%) Web Services
4 6 (1.65%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.65%) Middleware
5 5 (1.38%) HTML
6 4 (1.10%) CSS
6 4 (1.10%) jQuery
6 4 (1.10%) SAP Basis
6 4 (1.10%) SAP XI
7 2 (0.55%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.55%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.55%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.55%) J2EE
7 2 (0.55%) Java EE
7 2 (0.55%) Java EE 5
7 2 (0.55%) Spring
7 2 (0.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.26%) NHS
3 10 (2.75%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.48%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.20%) Data Integration
6 7 (1.93%) Data Extraction
6 7 (1.93%) FMCG
7 6 (1.65%) Replication
7 6 (1.65%) Statistics
8 5 (1.38%) Clustering
8 5 (1.38%) Informatics
9 4 (1.10%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.10%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.83%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.83%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.83%) User Experience
11 2 (0.55%) Economics
11 2 (0.55%) Physics
11 2 (0.55%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.75%) Windows
2 7 (1.93%) Unix
3 4 (1.10%) AIX
3 4 (1.10%) Solaris
3 4 (1.10%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.83%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.55%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.28%) Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (18.46%) Data Modelling
2 57 (15.70%) ETL
3 43 (11.85%) Analytics
4 35 (9.64%) Migration
5 27 (7.44%) Project Management
6 26 (7.16%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (6.89%) Kimball Methodology
8 23 (6.34%) Workflow
9 21 (5.79%) Programme Management
10 20 (5.51%) Digital Marketing
10 20 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (4.96%) Data Migration
12 17 (4.68%) Dimensional Modelling
13 15 (4.13%) Business Analysis
13 15 (4.13%) CRM
13 15 (4.13%) Data Management
14 13 (3.58%) Change Management
14 13 (3.58%) SOA
15 12 (3.31%) Data Analysis
15 12 (3.31%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 160 (44.08%) SQL
2 59 (16.25%) T-SQL
3 26 (7.16%) PL/SQL
4 10 (2.75%) Java
5 9 (2.48%) C#
5 9 (2.48%) VBA
6 6 (1.65%) ABAP
7 4 (1.10%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.83%) R
8 3 (0.83%) VBScript
9 2 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (0.55%) PHP
9 2 (0.55%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.55%) Python
10 1 (0.28%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.28%) C
10 1 (0.28%) Perl
10 1 (0.28%) SAPscript
10 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 40 (11.02%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.48%) Degree
4 5 (1.38%) PhD
5 3 (0.83%) ISEB
5 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.55%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.28%) APMP
7 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.28%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.28%) CITP
7 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.28%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.28%) MCTS
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.28%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.28%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.93%) QA
3 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.28%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.55%) UAG
3 1 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 65 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 56 (15.43%) Oracle
3 53 (14.60%) SAP
4 25 (6.89%) Tableau
5 19 (5.23%) Cognos
6 12 (3.31%) Talend
7 11 (3.03%) Informatica
8 8 (2.20%) Teradata
9 7 (1.93%) EXASOL
10 4 (1.10%) CA
10 4 (1.10%) IBM
11 3 (0.83%) Capita
11 3 (0.83%) Pega
11 3 (0.83%) VMware
12 2 (0.55%) Civica
12 2 (0.55%) Comino
12 2 (0.55%) Facebook
12 2 (0.55%) Northgate
12 2 (0.55%) Orchard
12 2 (0.55%) Tumbleweed
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