The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 46 32 46
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 22 46 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.56% 4.65% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 6.54% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 11
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£425 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £262 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £522 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.82% +0.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £20.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+26.25% -51.51%
Business Intelligence
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
567 703 614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.93% 71.08% 66.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 349 229
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 21
Average hourly rate £55.65 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+247.81% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 22 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (42.86%) SQL
3 16 (38.10%) QlikView
4 14 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (26.19%) Finance
5 11 (26.19%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (26.19%) Data Modelling
5 11 (26.19%) ETL
6 10 (23.81%) Oracle
7 9 (21.43%) OLAP
7 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (19.05%) Business Objects
8 8 (19.05%) Cognos
9 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (14.29%) Analytics
11 5 (11.90%) Cognos Query Studio
11 5 (11.90%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 5 (11.90%) Cognos Report Studio
11 5 (11.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 5 (11.90%) Cognos Transformer
11 5 (11.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 5 (11.90%) Data Integration
11 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (11.90%) MDX
11 5 (11.90%) Informatica
11 5 (11.90%) NHS
11 5 (11.90%) SAP

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) SAS
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.38%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.38%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.38%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (38.10%) QlikView
3 14 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (26.19%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (21.43%) OLAP
5 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (11.90%) Cognos Query Studio
8 5 (11.90%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 5 (11.90%) Cognos Report Studio
8 5 (11.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 5 (11.90%) Cognos Transformer
8 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (7.14%) PerformancePoint
9 3 (7.14%) Data Mart
9 3 (7.14%) Star Schema
9 3 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Electronics
4 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Advertising
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) QlikView Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Business Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Data Scientist
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Cognos Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Designer
6 2 (4.76%) Business Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Data Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Business Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Cognos Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) MDX
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.38%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) SOAP
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Data Integration
2 5 (11.90%) NHS
3 2 (4.76%) DTV
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Data Modelling
1 11 (26.19%) ETL
2 6 (14.29%) Analytics
3 4 (9.52%) Project Management
3 4 (9.52%) Migration
3 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 3 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.76%) Data Mapping
6 1 (2.38%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.38%) Metadata Management
6 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.38%) Data Management
6 1 (2.38%) TDD
6 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.38%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 8 (19.05%) Business Objects
2 8 (19.05%) Cognos
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.90%) Informatica
4 5 (11.90%) SAP
5 2 (4.76%) Netezza
6 1 (2.38%) Hyperion