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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 33 26 41
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 182 216 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.99% 5.63% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.13% 7.19% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 148 69
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £497 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 3
Median hourly rate £43.75 £33.00 £33.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.56% -1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £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 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+114.13% -7.75%
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
2969 3005 2249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.43% 78.34% 74.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1784 1215
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 124 105
Median hourly rate £23.50 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.25% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £58.63 £47.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -20 63 £350 +7.69% 43
Cheshire -8 38 £375 -6.25% 14
Lancashire +9 28 £306 -27.94% 2
Merseyside -5 17 £363 +13.72% 9
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 134 (37.96%) SQL
2 103 (29.18%) Finance
3 85 (24.08%) SQL Server
4 82 (23.23%) SAP
5 81 (22.95%) ETL
6 77 (21.81%) Data Warehouse
7 65 (18.41%) Analytics
8 61 (17.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 58 (16.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 56 (15.86%) Microsoft
11 52 (14.73%) Marketing
11 52 (14.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 50 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
13 45 (12.75%) Programme Management
14 44 (12.46%) Telecoms
15 42 (11.90%) Manufacturing
16 39 (11.05%) Electronics
16 39 (11.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 39 (11.05%) Digital Marketing
17 37 (10.48%) E-Commerce
17 37 (10.48%) Oracle
17 37 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
17 37 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
18 36 (10.20%) Big Data
19 34 (9.63%) Data Analysis
20 33 (9.35%) Talend Open Studio
20 33 (9.35%) Java
20 33 (9.35%) CRM
20 33 (9.35%) Talend
21 30 (8.50%) 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 14 (3.97%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.12%) SAS
3 6 (1.70%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (1.42%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (1.13%) CMS
6 3 (0.85%) Apache
7 2 (0.57%) Drupal
7 2 (0.57%) JBoss
7 2 (0.57%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.57%) WordPress
8 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (8.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.70%) MS Office
3 4 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.57%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.57%) Maya
4 2 (0.57%) Simulink
4 2 (0.57%) ZBrush
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (11.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (4.82%) Unit4 Business World
3 9 (2.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 9 (2.55%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (2.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (1.98%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (1.13%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.85%) SAP PP
7 3 (0.85%) SAP WM
8 2 (0.57%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.57%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.57%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.28%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.28%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.28%) SAP hybris
9 1 (0.28%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.42%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.42%) Office 365
3 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.13%) Veeva
4 3 (0.85%) 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%) SaaS
5 1 (0.28%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.12%) Network Security
2 4 (1.13%) HTTP
3 3 (0.85%) VoIP
4 2 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.57%) FTP
4 2 (0.57%) IP Telephony
4 2 (0.57%) SAN
4 2 (0.57%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.28%) DHCP
5 1 (0.28%) DNS
5 1 (0.28%) Internet
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 85 (24.08%) SQL Server
2 77 (21.81%) Data Warehouse
3 61 (17.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (16.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 52 (14.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 36 (10.20%) Big Data
7 26 (7.37%) Data Mining
8 24 (6.80%) BusinessObjects
9 18 (5.10%) OLAP
9 18 (5.10%) OLAP Cube
10 16 (4.53%) SAP BW
11 15 (4.25%) SAP BI
12 14 (3.97%) Power BI
13 12 (3.40%) Oracle BI EE
13 12 (3.40%) QlikView
14 10 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (2.27%) Hadoop
16 8 (2.27%) MySQL
16 8 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (9.35%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (4.53%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.70%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.57%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.57%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.57%) YouTrack
7 1 (0.28%) ERwin
7 1 (0.28%) MSTest
7 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 103 (29.18%) Finance
2 52 (14.73%) Marketing
3 44 (12.46%) Telecoms
4 42 (11.90%) Manufacturing
5 39 (11.05%) Electronics
6 22 (6.23%) Retail
7 15 (4.25%) Back Office
8 13 (3.68%) Advertising
9 8 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.70%) Banking
11 5 (1.42%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.85%) Billing
13 2 (0.57%) Games
13 2 (0.57%) Legal
13 2 (0.57%) Local Government
13 2 (0.57%) Publishing
14 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 122 (34.56%) Developer
2 86 (24.36%) Analyst
3 48 (13.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 40 (11.33%) Consultant
5 38 (10.76%) Project Manager
5 38 (10.76%) SQL Developer
6 34 (9.63%) Business Analyst
7 26 (7.37%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 18 (5.10%) Business Manager
9 17 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 15 (4.25%) Business Developer
11 14 (3.97%) SSRS Developer
12 13 (3.68%) Business Project Manager
12 13 (3.68%) DBA
12 13 (3.68%) SSIS Developer
13 12 (3.40%) Architect
13 12 (3.40%) Data Analyst
14 11 (3.12%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
14 11 (3.12%) ETL Developer
14 11 (3.12%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.25%) .NET
2 10 (2.83%) Web Services
2 10 (2.83%) XML
3 6 (1.70%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.42%) CSS
4 5 (1.42%) HTML
5 4 (1.13%) jQuery
5 4 (1.13%) REST
6 3 (0.85%) JSON
6 3 (0.85%) SAP Basis
6 3 (0.85%) SAP XI
7 2 (0.57%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.57%) Apache Camel
7 2 (0.57%) JDBC
7 2 (0.57%) Middleware
7 2 (0.57%) SOAP
8 1 (0.28%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.28%) Spring
8 1 (0.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (8.22%) Visualisation
3 20 (5.67%) NHS
4 11 (3.12%) Digital Media
5 9 (2.55%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.98%) Credit Risk
6 7 (1.98%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.70%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.70%) FMCG
8 4 (1.13%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.85%) Clustering
10 2 (0.57%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.28%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.28%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.28%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.28%) iPad
11 1 (0.28%) Ontologies
11 1 (0.28%) Replication
11 1 (0.28%) RIA
11 1 (0.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.95%) Linux
2 8 (2.27%) Windows
3 5 (1.42%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.13%) AIX
5 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.57%) Unix
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.28%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (22.95%) ETL
2 65 (18.41%) Analytics
3 50 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (12.75%) Programme Management
5 39 (11.05%) Digital Marketing
6 37 (10.48%) E-Commerce
6 37 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (9.63%) Data Analysis
8 33 (9.35%) CRM
9 28 (7.93%) Data Modelling
10 27 (7.65%) Business Analysis
10 27 (7.65%) Kimball Methodology
11 23 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (6.52%) Dimensional Modelling
12 22 (6.23%) Project Management
13 21 (5.95%) Migration
14 20 (5.67%) Data Visualisation
15 18 (5.10%) ERP
15 18 (5.10%) Process Management
16 17 (4.82%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (37.96%) SQL
2 33 (9.35%) Java
3 25 (7.08%) T-SQL
4 17 (4.82%) JavaScript
5 13 (3.68%) PHP
6 10 (2.83%) PL/SQL
7 8 (2.27%) C#
8 6 (1.70%) ABAP
8 6 (1.70%) VB
8 6 (1.70%) VBA
9 3 (0.85%) C
10 2 (0.57%) C++
10 2 (0.57%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.57%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
11 1 (0.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (3.68%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.55%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.27%) Degree
4 5 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.85%) ISEB
6 2 (0.57%) APMP
6 2 (0.57%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.57%) Siebel Certification
7 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.28%) PMP
7 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.83%) QA
2 9 (2.55%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (1.13%) HDFS
2 3 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.57%) SCCM
2 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 82 (23.23%) SAP
2 56 (15.86%) Microsoft
3 37 (10.48%) Oracle
4 33 (9.35%) Talend
5 24 (6.80%) Tableau
6 22 (6.23%) Vertica
7 19 (5.38%) ServiceNow
8 16 (4.53%) Cognos
8 16 (4.53%) Dynatrace
9 11 (3.12%) Teradata
10 8 (2.27%) Ab Initio
10 8 (2.27%) Hyperion
11 7 (1.98%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (1.70%) Cisco
13 5 (1.42%) Google
13 5 (1.42%) IBM
14 4 (1.13%) Hortonworks
15 3 (0.85%) CODA
15 3 (0.85%) Concur
15 3 (0.85%) Maconomy
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