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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 43 32 46
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 171 188 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.24% 4.81% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.20% 6.16% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 127 67
Median daily rate £375 £400 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £504 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.38 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+57.50% -37.50%
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
3289 3054 2399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.55% 78.09% 75.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2040 1685 1253
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 145 136
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +27.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 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
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 3 May 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
Cheshire -12 60 £413 -8.33% 10
Manchester -16 47 £363 +3.57% 37
Merseyside +19 27 £375 +17.18% 4
Lancashire -8 9 £375 -16.66% 7
Cumbria - 1 - -
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 120 (36.25%) SQL
2 96 (29.00%) Finance
3 73 (22.05%) SQL Server
4 65 (19.64%) SAP
5 61 (18.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 60 (18.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 60 (18.13%) Data Warehouse
7 52 (15.71%) Microsoft
8 48 (14.50%) ETL
9 46 (13.90%) Analytics
10 40 (12.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 37 (11.18%) Data Modelling
12 35 (10.57%) Oracle
12 35 (10.57%) Programme Management
12 35 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
13 34 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 34 (10.27%) Telecoms
14 33 (9.97%) Manufacturing
14 33 (9.97%) Agile Software Development
15 31 (9.37%) Electronics
15 31 (9.37%) T-SQL
15 31 (9.37%) Digital Marketing
15 31 (9.37%) Marketing
15 31 (9.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 25 (7.55%) CRM
16 25 (7.55%) Talend Open Studio
16 25 (7.55%) Talend
17 22 (6.65%) Java
17 22 (6.65%) NHS
18 21 (6.34%) MS Excel

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 18 (5.44%) Oracle Workflow
2 11 (3.32%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.81%) SAS
3 6 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.60%) Apache
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.30%) CMS
5 1 (0.30%) Confluence
5 1 (0.30%) JBoss
5 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.81%) MS Office
2 6 (1.81%) MS Project
3 5 (1.51%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.60%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.60%) Maya
5 2 (0.60%) SPSS
5 2 (0.60%) ZBrush
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (9.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (5.74%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (5.14%) Oracle Applications
4 15 (4.53%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (3.02%) Unit4 Business World
6 9 (2.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 6 (1.81%) SAP BPC
8 5 (1.51%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (1.21%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (0.91%) SAP HCM
11 2 (0.60%) CA PPM
11 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.60%) Hyperion Planning
11 2 (0.60%) SAP CO
11 2 (0.60%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
11 2 (0.60%) SAP HR
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.21%) Veeva
3 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.91%) Office 365
4 2 (0.60%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.11%) Network Security
2 3 (0.91%) DNS
3 2 (0.60%) FTP
3 2 (0.60%) Intranet
4 1 (0.30%) DHCP
4 1 (0.30%) HTTP
4 1 (0.30%) Internet
4 1 (0.30%) LAN
4 1 (0.30%) LDAP
4 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (22.05%) SQL Server
2 61 (18.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 60 (18.13%) Data Warehouse
3 60 (18.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (12.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (6.34%) Big Data
6 20 (6.04%) BusinessObjects
7 19 (5.74%) Oracle Reports
8 18 (5.44%) Data Mining
9 14 (4.23%) OLAP
9 14 (4.23%) QlikView
9 14 (4.23%) SAP BI
9 14 (4.23%) SAP BW
9 14 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (3.32%) OLAP Cube
11 8 (2.42%) MySQL
11 8 (2.42%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (2.42%) Oracle ODI
11 8 (2.42%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 25 (7.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (4.83%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (2.42%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.51%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.60%) ERwin
6 2 (0.60%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.60%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.60%) YouTrack
7 1 (0.30%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.30%) JIRA
7 1 (0.30%) JUnit
7 1 (0.30%) MSTest
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.30%) Subversion
7 1 (0.30%) Toad
7 1 (0.30%) tSQLt
General
1 96 (29.00%) Finance
2 34 (10.27%) Telecoms
3 33 (9.97%) Manufacturing
4 31 (9.37%) Electronics
4 31 (9.37%) Marketing
5 16 (4.83%) Retail
6 12 (3.63%) Advertising
7 11 (3.32%) Banking
8 10 (3.02%) Back Office
9 8 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.21%) Legal
10 4 (1.21%) Military
11 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.60%) Games
11 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Billing
12 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 118 (35.65%) Developer
2 65 (19.64%) Analyst
3 47 (14.20%) Consultant
4 45 (13.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 34 (10.27%) Business Analyst
6 33 (9.97%) SQL Developer
7 29 (8.76%) Project Manager
8 20 (6.04%) Architect
9 18 (5.44%) Business Developer
9 18 (5.44%) Business Manager
10 16 (4.83%) SSIS Developer
11 15 (4.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 14 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 14 (4.23%) Oracle Developer
13 13 (3.93%) Business Intelligence Manager
13 13 (3.93%) Data Analyst
13 13 (3.93%) SSRS Developer
14 12 (3.63%) E-Business Developer
14 12 (3.63%) SAP Consultant
14 12 (3.63%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.83%) .NET
2 12 (3.63%) XML
3 10 (3.02%) ASP.NET
4 7 (2.11%) HTML
4 7 (2.11%) Web Services
5 6 (1.81%) CSS
5 6 (1.81%) jQuery
6 5 (1.51%) MDX
7 4 (1.21%) SAP Basis
7 4 (1.21%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.60%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.60%) Ajax
8 2 (0.60%) J2EE
8 2 (0.60%) JSON
8 2 (0.60%) Middleware
8 2 (0.60%) REST
8 2 (0.60%) WCF
9 1 (0.30%) CSS3
9 1 (0.30%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.30%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.65%) NHS
3 21 (6.34%) Visualisation
4 9 (2.72%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.11%) FMCG
6 6 (1.81%) Clustering
6 6 (1.81%) Data Integration
6 6 (1.81%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.51%) Informatics
7 5 (1.51%) Replication
8 4 (1.21%) Data Extraction
9 3 (0.91%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.91%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.91%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.60%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.60%) Economics
10 2 (0.60%) New Media
10 2 (0.60%) Physics
10 2 (0.60%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.32%) Linux
2 8 (2.42%) Windows
3 6 (1.81%) Unix
3 6 (1.81%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.21%) AIX
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.30%) Solaris
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (14.50%) ETL
2 46 (13.90%) Analytics
3 37 (11.18%) Data Modelling
4 35 (10.57%) Programme Management
5 34 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (9.97%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (9.37%) Digital Marketing
8 25 (7.55%) CRM
9 21 (6.34%) Data Analysis
10 20 (6.04%) Business Analysis
11 19 (5.74%) Workflow
12 17 (5.14%) E-Commerce
12 17 (5.14%) Migration
13 16 (4.83%) Data Visualisation
13 16 (4.83%) SOA
14 15 (4.53%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (3.93%) Configuration Management
15 13 (3.93%) Kimball Methodology
15 13 (3.93%) Project Management
15 13 (3.93%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 120 (36.25%) SQL
2 31 (9.37%) T-SQL
3 22 (6.65%) Java
4 18 (5.44%) PL/SQL
5 11 (3.32%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.72%) C#
7 8 (2.42%) PHP
8 6 (1.81%) VBA
9 5 (1.51%) ABAP
10 3 (0.91%) Python
10 3 (0.91%) R
10 3 (0.91%) VBScript
11 2 (0.60%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.30%) C
12 1 (0.30%) C++
12 1 (0.30%) C-shell
12 1 (0.30%) Korn
12 1 (0.30%) Perl
12 1 (0.30%) VB
12 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (5.74%) Security Cleared
2 13 (3.93%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.11%) Degree
4 3 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.91%) ISEB
5 2 (0.60%) APMP
5 2 (0.60%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.30%) AAT
6 1 (0.30%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.30%) CITP
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.30%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.30%) MCTS
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.30%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.32%) QA
2 10 (3.02%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.21%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.60%) HDFS
2 2 (0.60%) UAG
3 1 (0.30%) Docker
3 1 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.30%) Puppet
2 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 65 (19.64%) SAP
2 52 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 35 (10.57%) Oracle
4 25 (7.55%) Talend
5 16 (4.83%) Dynatrace
5 16 (4.83%) ServiceNow
6 14 (4.23%) Tableau
7 11 (3.32%) Cognos
8 9 (2.72%) Vertica
9 8 (2.42%) Teradata
10 6 (1.81%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (1.51%) EXASOL
12 4 (1.21%) Informatica
13 3 (0.91%) Cisco
13 3 (0.91%) IBM
14 2 (0.60%) Ab Initio
14 2 (0.60%) CA
14 2 (0.60%) Citrix
14 2 (0.60%) Hyperion
14 2 (0.60%) Red Hat
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
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Rate: £20.5 per hour
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Rate: £175 - 275 per day
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Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oldham
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Rate: £150.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
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Rate: £350 - 400 per day
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Cheshire
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Rate: £400 - 450 per day
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Manchester
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