The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 12 22 9
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 7 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 7.00% 3.09% 15.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.86% 3.70% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Average daily rate
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£488 - £210
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 - £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £383 £350
% change year-on-year
- +9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £42.02 £24.20 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.63% +142.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.74 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-11.30% -46.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79 81 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 79.00% 83.51% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 18 28
Average daily rate £475 £423 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.42% +40.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £448 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 5
Average hourly rate £30.52 £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.08% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £18.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.97 £78.00 £17.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Preston region.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Preston region.

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) OLAP
3 3 (30.00%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) OLTP
5 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) OLAP
3 3 (30.00%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) OLTP
5 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Business Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modeller
5 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (10.00%) NHS Information Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) ETL Development
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Data Virtualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft