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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 27 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 197 106 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 5.34% 3.53% 5.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.00% 4.83% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 61 79
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£375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £34.00 £15.06 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.76% +50.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -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
2814 2193 1815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.34% 73.12% 72.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1669 1165 895
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £549 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 93 83
Average hourly rate £34.00 £26.83 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.72% +27.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £45.00 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 82 £331 +1.92% 51
Cheshire +24 55 £450 +5.88% 17
Merseyside -8 14 £316 +10.00% 4
Lancashire +1 8 £400 +11.64% 3
Cumbria - 3 £433 -
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 183 (49.73%) SQL
2 132 (35.87%) Data Warehouse
3 106 (28.80%) Finance
4 99 (26.90%) SQL Server
5 96 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 88 (23.91%) ETL
7 82 (22.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 72 (19.57%) Oracle
9 65 (17.66%) SAP
10 61 (16.58%) Microsoft
11 56 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 47 (12.77%) T-SQL
12 47 (12.77%) Marketing
13 46 (12.50%) Telecoms
14 45 (12.23%) Data Analysis
15 41 (11.14%) Manufacturing
15 41 (11.14%) Migration
15 41 (11.14%) Analytical Skills
16 40 (10.87%) Programme Management
17 39 (10.60%) Electronics
17 39 (10.60%) Data Modelling
17 39 (10.60%) DTV
17 39 (10.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 39 (10.60%) Digital Marketing
18 35 (9.51%) Business Objects
18 35 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
18 35 (9.51%) Security Cleared
19 34 (9.24%) NHS
20 32 (8.70%) PL/SQL
21 31 (8.42%) QlikView

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 21 (5.71%) SAS
2 16 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
3 13 (3.53%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.09%) IIS
4 4 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.82%) NetWeaver
5 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.54%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.54%) Confluence
7 1 (0.27%) Lync
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.27%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.27%) Liferay
7 1 (0.27%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (3.53%) MS Project
4 9 (2.45%) MS Office
5 5 (1.36%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (10.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 21 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
4 15 (4.08%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (3.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (1.36%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.82%) Agresso
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.27%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.27%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.27%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.27%) CA PPM
9 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.54%) PaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Office 365
4 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.09%) SAN
2 3 (0.82%) DHCP
2 3 (0.82%) DNS
3 2 (0.54%) WAN
3 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.54%) Firewall
4 1 (0.27%) Wireless
4 1 (0.27%) VPLS
4 1 (0.27%) NGN
4 1 (0.27%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.27%) NAS
4 1 (0.27%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.27%) VPN
4 1 (0.27%) FTP
4 1 (0.27%) HTTP
4 1 (0.27%) DMZ
4 1 (0.27%) Internet
4 1 (0.27%) MPLS
4 1 (0.27%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (35.87%) Data Warehouse
2 99 (26.90%) SQL Server
3 96 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 82 (22.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 31 (8.42%) QlikView
7 29 (7.88%) Oracle Reports
8 28 (7.61%) Oracle Database
9 25 (6.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
11 15 (4.08%) SAP BI
11 15 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (3.80%) Oracle BI EE
12 14 (3.80%) Big Data
12 14 (3.80%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 13 (3.53%) Base SAS
13 13 (3.53%) SAP BW
14 12 (3.26%) OLAP
14 12 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (4.62%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (3.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (1.63%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (1.09%) ERwin
4 4 (1.09%) JIRA
5 2 (0.54%) Selenium
5 2 (0.54%) JUnit
5 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.54%) Subversion
6 1 (0.27%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.27%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.27%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.27%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.27%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (0.27%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.27%) LSMW
General
1 106 (28.80%) Finance
2 47 (12.77%) Marketing
3 46 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 41 (11.14%) Manufacturing
5 39 (10.60%) Electronics
6 20 (5.43%) Retail
7 15 (4.08%) Banking
8 10 (2.72%) Local Government
9 6 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.36%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.09%) Legal
11 4 (1.09%) Publishing
12 3 (0.82%) Advertising
12 3 (0.82%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 154 (41.85%) Developer
2 84 (22.83%) Analyst
3 74 (20.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 49 (13.32%) SQL Developer
5 43 (11.68%) Consultant
6 36 (9.78%) Architect
7 33 (8.97%) Business Analyst
8 24 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 22 (5.98%) Business Developer
10 21 (5.71%) Data Analyst
11 20 (5.43%) Oracle Developer
12 18 (4.89%) Data Architect
13 16 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 14 (3.80%) SAP Consultant
15 13 (3.53%) Project Manager
16 12 (3.26%) Business Consultant
16 12 (3.26%) SQL Server Developer
16 12 (3.26%) SAS Developer
17 10 (2.72%) Report Analyst
18 9 (2.45%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.08%) MDX
2 10 (2.72%) CSS
3 8 (2.17%) .NET
3 8 (2.17%) SAML
3 8 (2.17%) OAuth
3 8 (2.17%) CSS3
4 6 (1.63%) XML
5 4 (1.09%) HTML
5 4 (1.09%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.82%) Web Services
6 3 (0.82%) jQuery
7 2 (0.54%) Spring MVC
7 2 (0.54%) WCF
7 2 (0.54%) Akka
7 2 (0.54%) J2EE
7 2 (0.54%) XSD
7 2 (0.54%) XHTML
7 2 (0.54%) JSP
7 2 (0.54%) Spring
7 2 (0.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.14%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (10.60%) DTV
3 34 (9.24%) NHS
4 14 (3.80%) Data Structures
5 13 (3.53%) Visualisation
6 11 (2.99%) Data Integration
6 11 (2.99%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.45%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.17%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.36%) Clustering
10 4 (1.09%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.09%) Replication
11 2 (0.54%) Statistics
11 2 (0.54%) Informatics
11 2 (0.54%) FMCG
12 1 (0.27%) HP Superdome
12 1 (0.27%) Economics
12 1 (0.27%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.27%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.27%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.08%) UNIX
2 6 (1.63%) Linux
3 5 (1.36%) Windows
4 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.27%) AIX
5 1 (0.27%) HPUX
5 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (23.91%) ETL
2 45 (12.23%) Data Analysis
3 41 (11.14%) Migration
4 40 (10.87%) Programme Management
5 39 (10.60%) Data Modelling
5 39 (10.60%) Digital Marketing
6 35 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (6.52%) Data Migration
8 23 (6.25%) Analytics
9 20 (5.43%) Project Management
10 17 (4.62%) Workflow
11 16 (4.35%) Data Management
11 16 (4.35%) Business Analysis
11 16 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
12 15 (4.08%) Kimball Methodology
13 14 (3.80%) Data Architecture
13 14 (3.80%) TOGAF
13 14 (3.80%) CRM
14 13 (3.53%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (3.53%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 183 (49.73%) SQL
2 47 (12.77%) T-SQL
3 32 (8.70%) PL/SQL
4 6 (1.63%) VBA
4 6 (1.63%) VB
4 6 (1.63%) Java
5 4 (1.09%) ABAP
6 3 (0.82%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.82%) C
6 3 (0.82%) C#
7 2 (0.54%) C++
7 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.54%) R
7 2 (0.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.27%) Ruby
8 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (9.51%) Security Cleared
2 19 (5.16%) Degree
3 18 (4.89%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.54%) ISEB
4 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.27%) MCTS
5 1 (0.27%) MCITP
5 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.27%) PMP
5 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.27%) MBA
5 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.72%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.27%) P3O
3 1 (0.27%) HL7
3 1 (0.27%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (3.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.82%) XenApp
3 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 72 (19.57%) Oracle
2 65 (17.66%) SAP
3 61 (16.58%) Microsoft
4 35 (9.51%) Business Objects
5 25 (6.79%) Cognos
6 14 (3.80%) Citrix
7 12 (3.26%) Tableau
8 10 (2.72%) Informatica
9 8 (2.17%) Teradata
10 6 (1.63%) Talend
11 4 (1.09%) VMware
11 4 (1.09%) hybris
12 3 (0.82%) Civica
12 3 (0.82%) EMC
12 3 (0.82%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (0.82%) Cisco
12 3 (0.82%) IBM
13 2 (0.54%) HP
13 2 (0.54%) Hyperion
14 1 (0.27%) 3PAR
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