The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 44 52 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 17 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.28% 2.05% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 2.61% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.23% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £245 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £378 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.90 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-15.21% -42.50%
Business Intelligence
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
431 498 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 83.04% 78.55% 70.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 317 146
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 9
Average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.30 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £26.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Cardiff +20 14 £279 -14.23% 6
Newport -9 2 £300 +9.09%
Business Intelligence
Wales

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 26 (78.79%) SQL
2 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 17 (51.52%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (27.27%) ETL
6 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
7 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (15.15%) PL/SQL
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle
8 5 (15.15%) Finance
9 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
9 4 (12.12%) Clustering
9 4 (12.12%) .NET
9 4 (12.12%) Toad
9 4 (12.12%) MS Access
9 4 (12.12%) Cognos
9 4 (12.12%) OLAP
9 4 (12.12%) Analytics
9 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
10 3 (9.09%) PerformancePoint
10 3 (9.09%) MDX
10 3 (9.09%) Data Management
10 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 17 (51.52%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (12.12%) MS Access
7 4 (12.12%) OLAP
8 3 (9.09%) PerformancePoint
8 3 (9.09%) SQLPlus
8 3 (9.09%) DB2
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (6.06%) DTS
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
9 2 (6.06%) QlikView
10 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Toad
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Electronics
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Developer
3 4 (12.12%) DBA
3 4 (12.12%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 3 (9.09%) Database Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Business Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Microstrategy Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) MDX
2 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (6.06%) WCF
4 1 (3.03%) WPF
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) NHS
2 3 (9.09%) Replication
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) DTV
3 2 (6.06%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ETL
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
3 4 (12.12%) Analytics
4 3 (9.09%) Data Management
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (6.06%) Validation
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.06%) Change Control
5 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) Data Validation
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Web Development
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 5 (15.15%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.09%) C
4 3 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Cognos
4 3 (9.09%) SAP
5 2 (6.06%) MicroStrategy