The first table below looks at the demand for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Suffolk region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 32 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 10 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.76% 3.21% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 5.10% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 6
Average daily rate
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£413 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -4.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-45.33% +7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
211 98 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 79.32% 62.82% 69.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 67 128
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 17
Average hourly rate £24.50 £35.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +70.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £32.50 £17.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Business Intelligence
East of England

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Ipswich - 10 £413 -
Lowestoft - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Business Intelligence
East of England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 19 (76.00%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (68.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) T-SQL
4 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (56.00%) Data Modelling
6 13 (52.00%) Data Analysis
6 13 (52.00%) Data Mart
7 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (36.00%) Finance
7 9 (36.00%) ETL
8 6 (24.00%) UML
8 6 (24.00%) Use Case
8 6 (24.00%) Business Process Mapping
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (20.00%) MDX
10 4 (16.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (12.00%) Degree
12 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
12 2 (8.00%) Statistics
13 1 (4.00%) QA
13 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
13 1 (4.00%) Data Management
13 1 (4.00%) Information Management
13 1 (4.00%) XML
13 1 (4.00%) Oracle
13 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
13 1 (4.00%) Kimball Methodology

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (52.00%) Data Mart
4 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Analyst
2 13 (52.00%) Data Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) Business Analyst
5 6 (24.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 5 (20.00%) Developer
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Business Data Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Data Modeller
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Data Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) MDX
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Statistics
1 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Data Modelling
2 13 (52.00%) Data Analysis
3 9 (36.00%) ETL
4 6 (24.00%) Use Case
4 6 (24.00%) UML
4 6 (24.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 4 (16.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (4.00%) Inmon Methodology
6 1 (4.00%) Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle