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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 35 48 33
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 159 96 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.40% 3.09% 5.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.74% 4.28% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 58 77
Average daily rate
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£393 £364 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.97% +0.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £264 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+19.56% -38.66%
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
2770 2245 1732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.67% 72.28% 73.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1604 1179 849
Average daily rate £393 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 113 86
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +46.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.16 £12.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 May 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
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 May 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
Cheshire +24 59 £450 +9.48% 17
Manchester +9 47 £338 -3.57% 56
Lancashire +8 14 £450 +20.00% 3
Merseyside -7 11 £335 +37.43% 5
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 164 (49.55%) SQL
2 108 (32.63%) Data Warehouse
3 98 (29.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 97 (29.31%) SQL Server
5 91 (27.49%) Finance
6 75 (22.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 72 (21.75%) ETL
8 64 (19.34%) Oracle
9 58 (17.52%) SAP
9 58 (17.52%) Microsoft
9 58 (17.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 45 (13.60%) T-SQL
10 45 (13.60%) Data Analysis
11 44 (13.29%) Data Modelling
12 42 (12.69%) Security Cleared
13 41 (12.39%) Marketing
14 40 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
15 39 (11.78%) QlikView
15 39 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
16 36 (10.88%) Telecoms
16 36 (10.88%) NHS
17 33 (9.97%) Manufacturing
18 32 (9.67%) Programme Management
19 31 (9.37%) Electronics
19 31 (9.37%) DTV
19 31 (9.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
19 31 (9.37%) Digital Marketing
20 30 (9.06%) Migration
21 29 (8.76%) Cognos
21 29 (8.76%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (5.74%) SAS
2 12 (3.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 11 (3.32%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.21%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.91%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.60%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.60%) Confluence
6 2 (0.60%) IIS
6 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.30%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.30%) JBoss
7 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.30%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.30%) Liferay
Applications
1 28 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (3.63%) MS Project
4 10 (3.02%) MS Office
5 7 (2.11%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (9.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (6.04%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (5.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 15 (4.53%) Oracle Applications
5 14 (4.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (1.51%) Agresso
7 4 (1.21%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (1.21%) SAP ERP
7 4 (1.21%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.91%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.91%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.30%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.30%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.30%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.91%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.60%) PaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.60%) WAN
1 2 (0.60%) SAN
1 2 (0.60%) Intranet
2 1 (0.30%) Internet
2 1 (0.30%) DMZ
2 1 (0.30%) BGP
2 1 (0.30%) MPLS
2 1 (0.30%) OSPF
2 1 (0.30%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.30%) FTP
2 1 (0.30%) HTTP
2 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.30%) Firewall
2 1 (0.30%) Wireless
2 1 (0.30%) VPLS
2 1 (0.30%) NGN
2 1 (0.30%) NAS
2 1 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.30%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (32.63%) Data Warehouse
2 98 (29.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 97 (29.31%) SQL Server
4 75 (22.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (17.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 39 (11.78%) QlikView
7 25 (7.55%) Oracle Database
8 22 (6.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (6.34%) Oracle Reports
10 15 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (4.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 14 (4.23%) SAP BI
12 13 (3.93%) Base SAS
12 13 (3.93%) Big Data
13 12 (3.63%) Crystal Reports
13 12 (3.63%) SAP BW
13 12 (3.63%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (3.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 10 (3.02%) OLAP
14 10 (3.02%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 15 (4.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 13 (3.93%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (1.51%) ERwin
3 5 (1.51%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (1.21%) JIRA
5 2 (0.60%) Selenium
5 2 (0.60%) Subversion
5 2 (0.60%) JUnit
6 1 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.30%) LSMW
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.30%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 91 (27.49%) Finance
2 41 (12.39%) Marketing
3 36 (10.88%) Telecoms
4 33 (9.97%) Manufacturing
5 31 (9.37%) Electronics
6 15 (4.53%) Retail
7 14 (4.23%) Banking
8 9 (2.72%) Local Government
9 5 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.91%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.91%) Publishing
10 3 (0.91%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 156 (47.13%) Developer
2 71 (21.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 70 (21.15%) Analyst
4 44 (13.29%) SQL Developer
5 35 (10.57%) Consultant
6 34 (10.27%) Architect
7 27 (8.16%) Business Analyst
8 24 (7.25%) Business Developer
9 23 (6.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 17 (5.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 17 (5.14%) Data Analyst
11 16 (4.83%) Oracle Developer
12 14 (4.23%) Data Architect
13 13 (3.93%) Cognos Developer
14 12 (3.63%) SAS Developer
15 11 (3.32%) SAP Consultant
16 10 (3.02%) SQL Server Developer
16 10 (3.02%) Project Manager
17 8 (2.42%) Business Consultant
17 8 (2.42%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.93%) MDX
2 10 (3.02%) CSS
3 8 (2.42%) OAuth
3 8 (2.42%) CSS3
3 8 (2.42%) SAML
4 6 (1.81%) .NET
4 6 (1.81%) XML
5 4 (1.21%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.91%) Web Services
6 3 (0.91%) HTML
7 2 (0.60%) Akka
7 2 (0.60%) jQuery
7 2 (0.60%) Ajax
7 2 (0.60%) WCF
7 2 (0.60%) Spring MVC
7 2 (0.60%) Spring
7 2 (0.60%) J2EE
7 2 (0.60%) XSD
7 2 (0.60%) JSP
8 1 (0.30%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (10.88%) NHS
3 31 (9.37%) DTV
4 14 (4.23%) Data Structures
5 13 (3.93%) Visualisation
6 11 (3.32%) Data Integration
7 9 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.72%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.42%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.21%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.21%) Reference Data
9 4 (1.21%) Replication
10 3 (0.91%) Statistics
11 2 (0.60%) FMCG
11 2 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.60%) Freedom of Information Act
11 2 (0.60%) Informatics
11 2 (0.60%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.60%) Clustering
11 2 (0.60%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.32%) UNIX
2 4 (1.21%) Linux
3 2 (0.60%) Windows
3 2 (0.60%) AIX
3 2 (0.60%) HPUX
4 1 (0.30%) VMS
4 1 (0.30%) Solaris
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (21.75%) ETL
2 45 (13.60%) Data Analysis
3 44 (13.29%) Data Modelling
4 40 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (9.67%) Programme Management
6 31 (9.37%) Digital Marketing
7 30 (9.06%) Migration
8 23 (6.95%) Analytics
9 19 (5.74%) Dimensional Modelling
10 16 (4.83%) CRM
10 16 (4.83%) Data Migration
10 16 (4.83%) Kimball Methodology
11 14 (4.23%) Project Management
12 13 (3.93%) Data Architecture
12 13 (3.93%) Business Analysis
12 13 (3.93%) SOA
12 13 (3.93%) Workflow
13 12 (3.63%) Information Management
14 11 (3.32%) Requirements Analysis
14 11 (3.32%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 164 (49.55%) SQL
2 45 (13.60%) T-SQL
3 27 (8.16%) PL/SQL
4 8 (2.42%) Java
5 6 (1.81%) VB
5 6 (1.81%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.51%) VBA
6 5 (1.51%) C
7 4 (1.21%) ABAP
8 2 (0.60%) R
8 2 (0.60%) C#
8 2 (0.60%) C++
8 2 (0.60%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 42 (12.69%) Security Cleared
2 29 (8.76%) SC Cleared
3 20 (6.04%) Degree
4 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.30%) MBA
5 1 (0.30%) MCTS
5 1 (0.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.63%) QA
2 6 (1.81%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.91%) SLA
4 2 (0.60%) GMP
5 1 (0.30%) HL7
5 1 (0.30%) P3O
System Software
1 10 (3.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.30%) Xen
3 1 (0.30%) XenApp
3 1 (0.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (19.34%) Oracle
2 58 (17.52%) SAP
2 58 (17.52%) Microsoft
3 29 (8.76%) Cognos
4 17 (5.14%) Business Objects
5 14 (4.23%) Informatica
6 12 (3.63%) Citrix
7 8 (2.42%) Tableau
8 5 (1.51%) Talend
9 4 (1.21%) hybris
10 3 (0.91%) EMC
10 3 (0.91%) IBM
10 3 (0.91%) Teradata
10 3 (0.91%) Civica
10 3 (0.91%) Jaspersoft
11 2 (0.60%) VMware
11 2 (0.60%) HP
12 1 (0.30%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.30%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.30%) Avaya
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