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 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 36 16 33
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 25 38 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.39% 8.14% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% 11.66% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £315 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £13.60 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £29.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% -16.42%
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
442 326 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 77.68% 69.81% 71.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 216 182
Average daily rate £350 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 8
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £11.50 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £24.75 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -8 23 £325 -10.34% 9
Newport -13 1 - - 2
Bridgend - - - -
Caerphilly - - - - 1
Business Intelligence
Wales

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 28 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 21 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (47.62%) SQL
4 17 (40.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (30.95%) Oracle
7 12 (28.57%) ETL
7 12 (28.57%) Finance
7 12 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
8 11 (26.19%) Cognos
9 10 (23.81%) Business Objects
9 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (21.43%) SAP
10 9 (21.43%) Data Analysis
11 8 (19.05%) Data Modelling
11 8 (19.05%) Change Control
12 7 (16.67%) SAP BW
12 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
13 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 6 (14.29%) Star Schema
13 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
13 6 (14.29%) Data Architecture
14 5 (11.90%) Xcelsius
14 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (11.90%) Data Management
14 5 (11.90%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (11.90%) DTS
14 5 (11.90%) Data Quality
14 5 (11.90%) Kimball Methodology

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.76%) SAS
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.76%) SPSS
4 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) SAP BPC
2 3 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (4.76%) SAP SRM
4 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 21 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (40.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (16.67%) SAP BW
8 6 (14.29%) Star Schema
9 5 (11.90%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (11.90%) DTS
9 5 (11.90%) Xcelsius
10 4 (9.52%) Cognos Powerplay
10 4 (9.52%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 4 (9.52%) Cognos Report Studio
10 4 (9.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 4 (9.52%) Cognos Transformer
10 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (9.52%) Data Mart
11 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (7.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (4.76%) Toad
3 1 (2.38%) ERwin
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Data Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Business Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Data Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Business Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.76%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Specialist
8 2 (4.76%) SAP Data Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Designer
8 2 (4.76%) QlikView Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) Ajax
2 2 (4.76%) MDX
2 2 (4.76%) jQuery
2 2 (4.76%) HTML5
2 2 (4.76%) HTML
2 2 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) DTV
3 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.38%) Statistics
4 1 (2.38%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) UNIX
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) ETL
2 9 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 8 (19.05%) Change Control
3 8 (19.05%) Data Modelling
4 6 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 5 (11.90%) Data Governance
5 5 (11.90%) Data Management
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (7.14%) Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) Software Asset Management
6 3 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.14%) CRM
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.76%) OO
7 2 (4.76%) BCP
7 2 (4.76%) Web Design
7 2 (4.76%) E-business
7 2 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (9.52%) VB
4 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.76%) PHP
4 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) ISEB
1 2 (4.76%) PMP
1 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.76%) IIBA
1 2 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle
2 11 (26.19%) Cognos
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.81%) Business Objects
4 9 (21.43%) SAP
5 3 (7.14%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) Informatica
7 1 (2.38%) Northgate
7 1 (2.38%) Capita
7 1 (2.38%) Google
7 1 (2.38%) Zend
7 1 (2.38%) Tableau
7 1 (2.38%) Progress
7 1 (2.38%) IBM
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