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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 47 12 28
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +16
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 14 47 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.39% 10.78% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 15.11% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 40 10
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£325 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.08 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £37.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-46.30% +0.67%
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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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
426 311 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 72.82% 71.33% 70.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 220 193
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 5
Average hourly rate £43.75 £15.29 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+186.13% -12.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.33 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £17.08 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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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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 -23 12 £325 -10.65% 3
Newport -8 2 £359 +8.71%
Bridgend - - - - 2
Business Intelligence
Wales

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 18 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (39.39%) Cognos
6 12 (36.36%) SQL
7 9 (27.27%) Finance
7 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (24.24%) Oracle
8 8 (24.24%) ETL
9 6 (18.18%) Business Objects
9 6 (18.18%) SAP
9 6 (18.18%) Change Control
9 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
10 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
10 5 (15.15%) Xcelsius
10 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
10 5 (15.15%) SAP BW
10 5 (15.15%) Star Schema
11 4 (12.12%) Banking
11 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
11 4 (12.12%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
11 4 (12.12%) Data Quality
11 4 (12.12%) SAP BPC
12 3 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (9.09%) Data Architecture

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.06%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) SPSS
2 2 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) SAP BPC
2 3 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.06%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 18 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (15.15%) Xcelsius
6 5 (15.15%) SAP BW
6 5 (15.15%) Star Schema
7 4 (12.12%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (9.09%) DTS
8 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (6.06%) Cognos Powerplay
9 2 (6.06%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 2 (6.06%) Cognos Report Studio
9 2 (6.06%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (6.06%) Cognos Transformer
9 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
9 2 (6.06%) OLAP
9 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Business Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Business Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Data Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Cognos Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
7 2 (6.06%) Cognos Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) Cognos BI Developer
7 2 (6.06%) TM1 Developer
7 2 (6.06%) TM1 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) MDX
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) HTML5
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.03%) DTV
3 1 (3.03%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ETL
2 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 6 (18.18%) Change Control
3 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
4 3 (9.09%) Data Architecture
4 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.06%) E-business
5 2 (6.06%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) Validation
5 2 (6.06%) Data Governance
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) Data Management
5 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (6.06%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.06%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) VBA
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) ISEB
1 2 (6.06%) PMP
1 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
1 2 (6.06%) IIBA
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) Cognos
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle
4 6 (18.18%) Business Objects
4 6 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) Northgate
6 1 (3.03%) Capita
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