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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 29 23 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 178 267 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 5.17% 6.27% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.36% 7.79% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 186 81
Median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £289 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £483 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £383
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 3
Median hourly rate £59.31 £33.50 £33.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.04% +0.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.42 £16.50 £18.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £57.75 £60.27
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £18.68 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+114.13% -6.60%
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
2798 3429 2390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.31% 80.51% 75.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1765 2090 1329
Median daily rate £400 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 137 109
Median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.16 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £59.50 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -14 71 £375 +7.14% 40
Cheshire -11 35 £338 -10.00% 12
Lancashire +10 27 £331 -26.38% 3
Merseyside -5 17 £450 +41.17% 7
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 143 (40.06%) SQL
2 95 (26.61%) SQL Server
2 95 (26.61%) Finance
3 92 (25.77%) Data Warehouse
3 92 (25.77%) ETL
4 76 (21.29%) SAP
5 71 (19.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 65 (18.21%) Analytics
7 62 (17.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 62 (17.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 61 (17.09%) Microsoft
9 53 (14.85%) Marketing
10 48 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (13.17%) E-Commerce
12 44 (12.32%) Programme Management
13 43 (12.04%) Big Data
14 42 (11.76%) Telecoms
15 41 (11.48%) Manufacturing
16 40 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
17 39 (10.92%) Electronics
17 39 (10.92%) MS Excel
17 39 (10.92%) Data Analysis
17 39 (10.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 39 (10.92%) Digital Marketing
18 35 (9.80%) Oracle
19 34 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
19 34 (9.52%) Talend Open Studio
19 34 (9.52%) Talend
20 33 (9.24%) Java
21 32 (8.96%) CRM

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.20%) SAS
3 6 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.40%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (1.12%) CMS
6 3 (0.84%) Apache
7 2 (0.56%) Drupal
7 2 (0.56%) JBoss
7 2 (0.56%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.56%) WordPress
8 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.28%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.28%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 39 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.80%) MS Office
3 4 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.56%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.56%) Maya
4 2 (0.56%) Simulink
4 2 (0.56%) ZBrush
5 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (10.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (4.76%) Unit4 Business World
3 11 (3.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 9 (2.52%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (2.52%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (2.24%) Cognos TM1
5 8 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (2.24%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.84%) SAP PP
7 3 (0.84%) SAP WM
8 2 (0.56%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.56%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.28%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 1 (0.28%) SAP hybris
9 1 (0.28%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.40%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.40%) Office 365
3 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.28%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.36%) Network Security
2 4 (1.12%) HTTP
3 3 (0.84%) VoIP
4 2 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.56%) FTP
4 2 (0.56%) Internet
4 2 (0.56%) IP Telephony
4 2 (0.56%) SAN
4 2 (0.56%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.28%) DHCP
5 1 (0.28%) DNS
5 1 (0.28%) Intranet
5 1 (0.28%) LAN
5 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (26.61%) SQL Server
2 92 (25.77%) Data Warehouse
3 71 (19.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (17.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 62 (17.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 43 (12.04%) Big Data
6 25 (7.00%) Data Mining
7 23 (6.44%) OLAP
7 23 (6.44%) OLAP Cube
8 19 (5.32%) BusinessObjects
9 14 (3.92%) Power BI
10 11 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (2.80%) MySQL
11 10 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
11 10 (2.80%) QlikView
11 10 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (2.52%) Relational Database
12 9 (2.52%) SAP BW
13 8 (2.24%) Hadoop
13 8 (2.24%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 34 (9.52%) Talend Open Studio
2 21 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.68%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.56%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.56%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.56%) YouTrack
7 1 (0.28%) ERwin
7 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 95 (26.61%) Finance
2 53 (14.85%) Marketing
3 42 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 41 (11.48%) Manufacturing
5 39 (10.92%) Electronics
6 20 (5.60%) Retail
7 16 (4.48%) Advertising
8 15 (4.20%) Back Office
9 6 (1.68%) General Ledger
10 4 (1.12%) Billing
11 3 (0.84%) Banking
11 3 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.84%) Publishing
12 2 (0.56%) Games
12 2 (0.56%) Legal
12 2 (0.56%) Local Government
13 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 130 (36.41%) Developer
2 83 (23.25%) Analyst
3 54 (15.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 45 (12.61%) SQL Developer
5 35 (9.80%) Project Manager
6 33 (9.24%) Business Analyst
6 33 (9.24%) Consultant
7 27 (7.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 19 (5.32%) DBA
9 17 (4.76%) Architect
10 16 (4.48%) SQL BI Developer
11 15 (4.20%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 15 (4.20%) Business Manager
12 14 (3.92%) Cognos Developer
12 14 (3.92%) SSIS Developer
13 13 (3.64%) Business Developer
13 13 (3.64%) Business Project Manager
13 13 (3.64%) Cognos BI Developer
14 12 (3.36%) SSRS Developer
15 11 (3.08%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.48%) .NET
2 8 (2.24%) Web Services
2 8 (2.24%) XML
3 6 (1.68%) CSS
3 6 (1.68%) HTML
4 5 (1.40%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.12%) jQuery
5 4 (1.12%) REST
6 3 (0.84%) Middleware
7 2 (0.56%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.56%) Apache Camel
7 2 (0.56%) J2EE
7 2 (0.56%) JDBC
7 2 (0.56%) JSON
7 2 (0.56%) MDX
7 2 (0.56%) SOAP
8 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.28%) JMS
8 1 (0.28%) WPF
8 1 (0.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (8.12%) Visualisation
3 18 (5.04%) NHS
4 13 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.36%) Digital Media
6 11 (3.08%) Data Integration
7 8 (2.24%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.68%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.68%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.12%) FMCG
10 3 (0.84%) Clustering
10 3 (0.84%) RIA
11 2 (0.56%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.56%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.56%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.28%) iPad
12 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Licensing
12 1 (0.28%) User Experience
12 1 (0.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.28%) Linux
2 7 (1.96%) Windows
3 5 (1.40%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.56%) Unix
5 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.28%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (25.77%) ETL
2 65 (18.21%) Analytics
3 48 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (13.17%) E-Commerce
5 44 (12.32%) Programme Management
6 39 (10.92%) Data Analysis
6 39 (10.92%) Digital Marketing
7 34 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 32 (8.96%) CRM
9 30 (8.40%) Kimball Methodology
10 28 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (7.84%) Data Modelling
10 28 (7.84%) Dimensional Modelling
11 27 (7.56%) Business Analysis
12 22 (6.16%) Data Management
12 22 (6.16%) ERP
13 21 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
13 21 (5.88%) Migration
13 21 (5.88%) Project Management
14 19 (5.32%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (40.06%) SQL
2 33 (9.24%) Java
3 25 (7.00%) T-SQL
4 19 (5.32%) JavaScript
5 14 (3.92%) PHP
6 9 (2.52%) PL/SQL
6 9 (2.52%) VBA
7 5 (1.40%) VB
8 4 (1.12%) C#
9 3 (0.84%) C
10 2 (0.56%) C++
10 2 (0.56%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.56%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
11 1 (0.28%) ABAP
11 1 (0.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (4.20%) Security Cleared
2 10 (2.80%) Degree
2 10 (2.80%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.56%) APMP
4 2 (0.56%) BC Cleared
4 2 (0.56%) Siebel Certification
5 1 (0.28%) ISEB
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.28%) PMP
5 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.64%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.52%) QA
3 6 (1.68%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (1.12%) ISO20022
System Software
1 4 (1.12%) HDFS
2 3 (0.84%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) SCCM
2 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 76 (21.29%) SAP
2 61 (17.09%) Microsoft
3 35 (9.80%) Oracle
4 34 (9.52%) Talend
5 28 (7.84%) Tableau
6 27 (7.56%) Vertica
7 24 (6.72%) Cognos
8 19 (5.32%) ServiceNow
9 16 (4.48%) Dynatrace
10 11 (3.08%) Teradata
11 10 (2.80%) Ab Initio
12 7 (1.96%) Hyperion
13 6 (1.68%) Cisco
14 5 (1.40%) Google
14 5 (1.40%) IBM
15 4 (1.12%) Hortonworks
15 4 (1.12%) MicroStrategy
16 3 (0.84%) CODA
16 3 (0.84%) Concur
16 3 (0.84%) Informatica
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