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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 37 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 146 121 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.57% 4.09% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.26% 5.68% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 74 82
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£375 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £190 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Average hourly rate £67.00 £35.50 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.73% -30.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-45.94% -
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
2331 2129 2240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 72.98% 72.02% 65.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1333 1080 1185
Average daily rate £375 £333 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% -2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £234 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 113 111
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.54 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.09% -13.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.00 £50.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 -10 57 £325 -2.98% 47
Cheshire +17 32 £425 +19.71% 23
Lancashire -8 31 £423 +69.84% 7
Merseyside +5 12 £375 +87.50% 16
Cumbria - 2 - - 1
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 134 (52.96%) SQL
2 94 (37.15%) SQL Server
3 91 (35.97%) Data Warehouse
4 88 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 82 (32.41%) Finance
6 81 (32.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 68 (26.88%) ETL
8 50 (19.76%) T-SQL
9 49 (19.37%) Microsoft
10 46 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 45 (17.79%) Oracle
12 39 (15.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 38 (15.02%) SQL Server 2008
13 38 (15.02%) NHS
14 35 (13.83%) SAP
15 32 (12.65%) Data Modelling
15 32 (12.65%) Migration
16 31 (12.25%) MS Excel
17 28 (11.07%) Business Objects
18 25 (9.88%) QlikView
19 24 (9.49%) Marketing
19 24 (9.49%) Analytics
19 24 (9.49%) Business Analysis
20 22 (8.70%) Informatica
21 21 (8.30%) Dimensional Modelling
21 21 (8.30%) Data Architecture
22 20 (7.91%) Data Analysis
22 20 (7.91%) OLAP
22 20 (7.91%) PL/SQL
23 19 (7.51%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (7.51%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.77%) SAS
3 5 (1.98%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.40%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.40%) Documentum
5 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 31 (12.25%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.77%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.58%) MS Project
3 4 (1.58%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.58%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.40%) MS Office
5 1 (0.40%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (5.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (3.16%) SAP BPC
3 7 (2.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (2.77%) Cognos TM1
4 5 (1.98%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.58%) Academy Housing
6 3 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.79%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.40%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.40%) Maximo
8 1 (0.40%) arcHouse
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.40%) Agresso
8 1 (0.40%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.58%) Firewall
2 3 (1.19%) NAS
3 2 (0.79%) Intranet
4 1 (0.40%) Internet
4 1 (0.40%) LAN
4 1 (0.40%) WAN
4 1 (0.40%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (37.15%) SQL Server
2 91 (35.97%) Data Warehouse
3 88 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 81 (32.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (15.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (15.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 25 (9.88%) QlikView
8 20 (7.91%) OLAP
9 18 (7.11%) Oracle Database
10 16 (6.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (5.53%) Relational Database
12 13 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (5.14%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (5.14%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (4.74%) PowerCenter
13 12 (4.74%) Oracle BI EE
14 11 (4.35%) OLTP
15 9 (3.56%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (3.56%) SAP BW
15 9 (3.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (5.53%) ERwin
2 8 (3.16%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.19%) Rational Rose
3 3 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.40%) MSTest
5 1 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 82 (32.41%) Finance
2 24 (9.49%) Marketing
3 18 (7.11%) Manufacturing
4 16 (6.32%) Telecoms
5 15 (5.93%) Electronics
6 10 (3.95%) Banking
7 6 (2.37%) Retail
8 4 (1.58%) Local Government
9 3 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.19%) Advertising
9 3 (1.19%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.79%) Legal
10 2 (0.79%) Games
10 2 (0.79%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 128 (50.59%) Developer
2 56 (22.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 49 (19.37%) Analyst
4 26 (10.28%) SQL Developer
5 21 (8.30%) Consultant
6 19 (7.51%) Architect
6 19 (7.51%) Business Analyst
7 12 (4.74%) MI Developer
8 11 (4.35%) Business Developer
9 10 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 10 (3.95%) QlikView Developer
10 9 (3.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 7 (2.77%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Developer
12 6 (2.37%) Cognos Developer
12 6 (2.37%) Business Manager
12 6 (2.37%) SQL DBA
12 6 (2.37%) Analyst Developer
12 6 (2.37%) Business Consultant
12 6 (2.37%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.32%) .NET
2 15 (5.93%) Web Services
3 9 (3.56%) Middleware
4 7 (2.77%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.37%) CSS
5 6 (2.37%) HTML
6 5 (1.98%) XML
7 4 (1.58%) HTML5
8 3 (1.19%) Apache Camel
8 3 (1.19%) EDI
8 3 (1.19%) MDX
8 3 (1.19%) SAP XI
9 2 (0.79%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.79%) jQuery
10 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (15.02%) NHS
3 16 (6.32%) Data Integration
4 15 (5.93%) DTV
5 13 (5.14%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.16%) Data Extraction
7 6 (2.37%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.37%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.58%) Statistics
9 3 (1.19%) Open Source
10 2 (0.79%) Informatics
11 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.40%) Life Science
11 1 (0.40%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.40%) Online Games
11 1 (0.40%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.40%) FMCG
11 1 (0.40%) HP Superdome
11 1 (0.40%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.77%) UNIX
2 6 (2.37%) Windows
3 1 (0.40%) HPUX
3 1 (0.40%) Linux
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (26.88%) ETL
2 32 (12.65%) Data Modelling
2 32 (12.65%) Migration
3 24 (9.49%) Business Analysis
3 24 (9.49%) Analytics
4 21 (8.30%) Data Architecture
4 21 (8.30%) Dimensional Modelling
5 20 (7.91%) Data Analysis
6 17 (6.72%) Data Migration
7 16 (6.32%) Programme Management
7 16 (6.32%) Project Management
8 15 (5.93%) Digital Marketing
9 14 (5.53%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (5.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (5.14%) ERP
11 12 (4.74%) EAI
12 11 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (3.16%) Kimball Methodology
13 8 (3.16%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (52.96%) SQL
2 50 (19.76%) T-SQL
3 20 (7.91%) PL/SQL
4 15 (5.93%) C#
5 13 (5.14%) VBA
6 8 (3.16%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.77%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.37%) Java
9 5 (1.98%) VB
10 4 (1.58%) ABAP
10 4 (1.58%) Python
11 3 (1.19%) C
12 2 (0.79%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (7.11%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.93%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.98%) Degree
3 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.58%) MCSE
5 3 (1.19%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.79%) PMP
6 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.79%) ISEB
7 1 (0.40%) CISSP
7 1 (0.40%) CISA
7 1 (0.40%) CISM
7 1 (0.40%) MCTS
7 1 (0.40%) MCITP
7 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.19%) Basel III
2 2 (0.79%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 49 (19.37%) Microsoft
2 45 (17.79%) Oracle
3 35 (13.83%) SAP
4 28 (11.07%) Business Objects
5 22 (8.70%) Informatica
6 13 (5.14%) Cognos
7 12 (4.74%) CA
8 7 (2.77%) IBM
8 7 (2.77%) Tableau
9 5 (1.98%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.19%) Vertica
10 3 (1.19%) Jaspersoft
10 3 (1.19%) TARGIT
10 3 (1.19%) CODA
10 3 (1.19%) Cisco
11 2 (0.79%) Sage
11 2 (0.79%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.79%) Avaya
11 2 (0.79%) Genesys
11 2 (0.79%) Orchard
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