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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 42 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 27 52 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.98% 4.79% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 6.92% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 12
Average daily rate
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£410 £400 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £262 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.17 £19.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+16.67% -47.94%
Business Intelligence
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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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
590 751 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.12% 69.15% 67.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 392 269
Average daily rate £420 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 28
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.11% -10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 21 (47.73%) SQL
3 17 (38.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (38.64%) QlikView
4 13 (29.55%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (27.27%) ETL
5 12 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (25.00%) Finance
7 10 (22.73%) Data Modelling
7 10 (22.73%) OLAP
7 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (20.45%) Oracle
8 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
9 8 (18.18%) Cognos
9 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (15.91%) Business Objects
11 6 (13.64%) Analytics
11 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (11.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 5 (11.36%) Cognos Query Studio
12 5 (11.36%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 5 (11.36%) Cognos Report Studio
12 5 (11.36%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 5 (11.36%) Cognos Transformer
12 5 (11.36%) Data Integration
12 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
12 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
12 5 (11.36%) Informatica
12 5 (11.36%) NHS

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) SAS
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.55%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (6.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 17 (38.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (38.64%) QlikView
3 13 (29.55%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (22.73%) OLAP
5 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (11.36%) Cognos Query Studio
8 5 (11.36%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 5 (11.36%) Cognos Report Studio
8 5 (11.36%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 5 (11.36%) Cognos Transformer
9 4 (9.09%) PerformancePoint
10 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (6.82%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (6.82%) Data Mart
10 3 (6.82%) Star Schema
11 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.09%) Marketing
4 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Electronics
4 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.82%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) QlikView Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Business Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Cognos Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Cognos Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Business Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Designer
7 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Data Scientist
7 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) MDX
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) SOAP
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) NHS
2 5 (11.36%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.82%) DTV
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) ETL
2 10 (22.73%) Data Modelling
3 6 (13.64%) Analytics
4 4 (9.09%) Migration
4 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (6.82%) Project Management
5 3 (6.82%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (6.82%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.55%) Data Mapping
6 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.27%) Scrum
7 1 (2.27%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.27%) SOA
7 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.27%) ERP
7 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.27%) VBA
3 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.27%) Java
3 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) Cognos
3 7 (15.91%) Business Objects
4 5 (11.36%) Informatica
5 4 (9.09%) SAP
6 2 (4.55%) Netezza
7 1 (2.27%) Hyperion