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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 29 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 173 130 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 5.12% 4.71% 5.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.92% 6.52% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 78 100
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £67.00 £17.50 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+282.85% -68.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% -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
2501 1993 1717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 74.06% 72.16% 69.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1432 1014 884
Average daily rate £400 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 118 95
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.98 £12.58 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.80 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 26 February 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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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 -2 70 £325 -7.14% 33
Cheshire +11 40 £450 +38.46% 21
Lancashire -8 23 £400 +48.83% 5
Merseyside -11 7 £414 +3.43% 4
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 196 (51.85%) SQL
2 119 (31.48%) Data Warehouse
3 108 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 103 (27.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 97 (25.66%) Oracle
6 88 (23.28%) Finance
7 83 (21.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 77 (20.37%) ETL
9 75 (19.84%) Security Cleared
10 67 (17.72%) Microsoft
11 66 (17.46%) SC Cleared
12 65 (17.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 64 (16.93%) Data Modelling
14 60 (15.87%) PL/SQL
15 52 (13.76%) Cognos
16 50 (13.23%) T-SQL
16 50 (13.23%) Analytical Skills
17 43 (11.38%) Oracle Reports
17 43 (11.38%) QlikView
18 41 (10.85%) SAP
19 40 (10.58%) NHS
19 40 (10.58%) Oracle EBS
19 40 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
20 38 (10.05%) Migration
20 38 (10.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
21 35 (9.26%) Marketing
22 34 (8.99%) Data Analysis
23 33 (8.73%) Oracle Database
23 33 (8.73%) Workflow
24 30 (7.94%) Oracle Applications

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 30 (7.94%) Oracle Workflow
2 26 (6.88%) SAS
3 12 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.06%) NetWeaver
4 4 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.53%) OpenEdge
5 2 (0.53%) JBoss
6 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.26%) IIS
6 1 (0.26%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.26%) Node.js
6 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.26%) WordPress
6 1 (0.26%) Liferay
6 1 (0.26%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (6.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 22 (5.82%) MS Excel
3 12 (3.17%) MS Project
4 11 (2.91%) MS Office
4 11 (2.91%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.53%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.53%) SPSS
6 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (10.58%) Oracle EBS
2 38 (10.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 30 (7.94%) Oracle Applications
4 21 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 21 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (2.12%) Cognos TM1
6 6 (1.59%) Oracle CRM
6 6 (1.59%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (1.32%) Agresso
8 4 (1.06%) SAP ERP
8 4 (1.06%) SAP BPC
9 3 (0.79%) ResourceLink
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
11 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.26%) SAP HCM
11 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
11 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
11 1 (0.26%) SAP MM
11 1 (0.26%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.79%) Office 365
2 3 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.26%) Responsys
3 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.79%) HTTP
2 2 (0.53%) SAN
2 2 (0.53%) WAN
2 2 (0.53%) Intranet
2 2 (0.53%) Internet
3 1 (0.26%) MPLS
3 1 (0.26%) OSPF
3 1 (0.26%) BGP
3 1 (0.26%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.26%) Firewall
3 1 (0.26%) Wireless
3 1 (0.26%) VPLS
3 1 (0.26%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.26%) NAS
3 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.26%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.26%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (31.48%) Data Warehouse
2 108 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 103 (27.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 83 (21.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 65 (17.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 43 (11.38%) QlikView
6 43 (11.38%) Oracle Reports
7 33 (8.73%) Oracle Database
8 29 (7.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (6.08%) Oracle Database 11g
10 21 (5.56%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 20 (5.29%) Base SAS
12 14 (3.70%) Cognos Report Studio
13 13 (3.44%) Big Data
14 12 (3.17%) OLAP
15 11 (2.91%) SAP BW
15 11 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (2.65%) Oracle BI EE
16 10 (2.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 10 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 30 (7.94%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (5.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.32%) ERwin
5 4 (1.06%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.53%) Rational Rose
6 2 (0.53%) JIRA
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.53%) Selenium
6 2 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.26%) JUnit
7 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 88 (23.28%) Finance
2 35 (9.26%) Marketing
3 25 (6.61%) Manufacturing
4 23 (6.08%) Telecoms
5 21 (5.56%) Electronics
6 14 (3.70%) Retail
7 8 (2.12%) Local Government
7 8 (2.12%) Banking
8 6 (1.59%) Legal
9 4 (1.06%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.06%) Publishing
10 2 (0.53%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Games
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 218 (57.67%) Developer
2 86 (22.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 57 (15.08%) Analyst
4 44 (11.64%) SQL Developer
5 42 (11.11%) Architect
6 35 (9.26%) Consultant
6 35 (9.26%) Cognos Developer
7 32 (8.47%) Oracle Developer
8 31 (8.20%) Business Developer
9 21 (5.56%) Cognos BI Developer
10 19 (5.03%) Business Analyst
11 18 (4.76%) SAS Developer
12 15 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 13 (3.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 13 (3.44%) QlikView Developer
15 10 (2.65%) Data Architect
16 9 (2.38%) Oracle Consultant
16 9 (2.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
17 8 (2.12%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.91%) MDX
2 9 (2.38%) .NET
3 7 (1.85%) Web Services
4 6 (1.59%) CSS
5 5 (1.32%) CSS3
6 4 (1.06%) REST
7 3 (0.79%) XHR
7 3 (0.79%) jQuery
7 3 (0.79%) OAuth
7 3 (0.79%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.79%) SAML
7 3 (0.79%) Middleware
7 3 (0.79%) XML
7 3 (0.79%) HTML
8 2 (0.53%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.53%) Ajax
8 2 (0.53%) HTML5
9 1 (0.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.26%) JDBC
9 1 (0.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.23%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (10.58%) NHS
3 21 (5.56%) DTV
4 19 (5.03%) Data Integration
5 16 (4.23%) Visualisation
6 13 (3.44%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.38%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.38%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.32%) Reference Data
8 5 (1.32%) Data Extraction
9 4 (1.06%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.06%) Open Source
10 3 (0.79%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.79%) Statistics
10 3 (0.79%) Informatics
11 2 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.53%) Freedom of Information Act
11 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.38%) UNIX
2 8 (2.12%) Windows
3 6 (1.59%) Linux
4 4 (1.06%) HPUX
5 3 (0.79%) AIX
6 2 (0.53%) VMS
6 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (20.37%) ETL
2 64 (16.93%) Data Modelling
3 40 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (10.05%) Migration
5 34 (8.99%) Data Analysis
6 33 (8.73%) Workflow
7 30 (7.94%) Dimensional Modelling
8 25 (6.61%) Analytics
8 25 (6.61%) Project Management
9 22 (5.82%) Programme Management
10 21 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
11 20 (5.29%) Data Migration
12 16 (4.23%) Data Architecture
12 16 (4.23%) CRM
13 15 (3.97%) Kimball Methodology
14 14 (3.70%) Data Management
15 13 (3.44%) E-Commerce
15 13 (3.44%) Data Security
16 11 (2.91%) TDD
16 11 (2.91%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 196 (51.85%) SQL
2 60 (15.87%) PL/SQL
3 50 (13.23%) T-SQL
4 12 (3.17%) Java
4 12 (3.17%) Shell Script
5 8 (2.12%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.85%) C#
7 6 (1.59%) VBA
8 4 (1.06%) C
9 2 (0.53%) VB
10 1 (0.26%) ABAP
10 1 (0.26%) PHP
10 1 (0.26%) R
10 1 (0.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 75 (19.84%) Security Cleared
2 66 (17.46%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.82%) Degree
4 9 (2.38%) VCP4
5 6 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.06%) MCSE
7 2 (0.53%) CCNA
7 2 (0.53%) CCDA
7 2 (0.53%) CCDP
7 2 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.53%) MCTS
7 2 (0.53%) MCITP
8 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.26%) MBA
8 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.26%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.65%) QA
2 6 (1.59%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.79%) SLA
4 2 (0.53%) GMP
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.26%) P3O
5 1 (0.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 6 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.53%) UAG
4 1 (0.26%) XenApp
4 1 (0.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 97 (25.66%) Oracle
2 67 (17.72%) Microsoft
3 52 (13.76%) Cognos
4 41 (10.85%) SAP
5 20 (5.29%) Informatica
6 14 (3.70%) Business Objects
7 10 (2.65%) Tableau
8 8 (2.12%) IBM
9 7 (1.85%) Cisco
9 7 (1.85%) Citrix
10 5 (1.32%) Jaspersoft
11 4 (1.06%) HP
12 3 (0.79%) Avaya
12 3 (0.79%) CA
12 3 (0.79%) Hyperion
12 3 (0.79%) VMware
12 3 (0.79%) Teradata
12 3 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.79%) hybris
13 2 (0.53%) Talend
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Merseyside
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Merseyside
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Merseyside
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Lancashire
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Wigan
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Cheshire
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