The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 18 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 7 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.90% 4.89% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.09% 6.98% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Average daily rate £400 £475 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £360 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +41.30%
Business Intelligence
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
115 129 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.42% 70.11% 77.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 77 76
Average daily rate £403 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £481 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 11
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.30 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £17.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 4 £331 -30.26%
Business Intelligence
East of England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (45.45%) ETL
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) OLAP
4 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
4 5 (45.45%) MDX
5 3 (27.27%) Cognos
5 3 (27.27%) DataStage
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Tableau
6 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
6 2 (18.18%) IBM
6 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
6 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) Netezza

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (45.45%) OLAP
4 3 (27.27%) DataStage
4 3 (27.27%) OLAP Cube
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
5 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (9.09%) Power BI
6 1 (9.09%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (27.27%) DataStage Developer
3 3 (27.27%) DataStage ETL Developer
3 3 (27.27%) ETL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft BI Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) OLAP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ETL
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cognos
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Tableau
4 1 (9.09%) Netezza
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle