The first table below looks at the demand for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 30 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.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 40 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 2353 2345 2154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 4.31% 4.59% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.81% 6.29% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1449 1440 1247
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -4.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 36 35
Average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £51.15 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-46.00% +7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40471 37295 40749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.06% 72.95% 70.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25021 22614 23464
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1157 1059 1464
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 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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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
England -5 2159 £400 - 759
London -1 1008 £450 - 355
South East -6 362 £376 +0.13% 115
City of London +2 255 £438 +2.94% 113
East of England -4 159 £423 +5.62% 24
Yorkshire -2 135 £388 +33.62% 39
South West -6 127 £350 -10.82% 64
North West +5 124 £350 - 64
West Midlands -5 115 £325 -18.75% 38
West Yorkshire +3 105 £381 +45.23% 26
Scotland -5 95 £390 +11.42% 24
Berkshire -20 82 £390 -6.86% 33
Hampshire +1 81 £400 +6.66% 22
Edinburgh +12 61 £400 +14.28% 7
Bedfordshire +10 59 £425 -34.61% 5
East Midlands +14 58 £363 +31.81% 31
Leeds +9 48 £375 - 18
Manchester -8 44 £325 -1.51% 33
Buckinghamshire -12 42 £350 -5.40% 12
Bristol -3 41 £350 -12.50% 21
Cheshire +6 37 £400 +11.11% 19
Hertfordshire -16 36 £430 +7.36% 5
Milton Keynes 0 35 £350 -5.40% 3
Surrey -11 35 £350 -6.66% 13
Oxfordshire +18 31 £413 +2.48% 5
North East +6 31 £375 +53.84% 19
Birmingham -14 30 £375 -8.25% 13
Cambridgeshire +4 26 £350 -17.64% 10
Luton +2 26 £450 -40.00% 1
Gloucestershire +1 22 £375 - 11

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 1855 (39.19%) SQL
2 1625 (34.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1383 (29.22%) Finance
4 1290 (27.26%) SQL Server
5 1085 (22.92%) Oracle
6 1008 (21.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 976 (20.62%) ETL
8 951 (20.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 779 (16.46%) Microsoft
10 777 (16.42%) SAP
11 756 (15.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 678 (14.32%) Data Modelling
13 486 (10.27%) T-SQL
14 485 (10.25%) Analytics
15 464 (9.80%) Business Objects
16 453 (9.57%) MS Excel
17 429 (9.06%) SQL Server 2008
18 413 (8.73%) Cognos
19 407 (8.60%) Telecoms
20 375 (7.92%) Marketing
21 337 (7.12%) Oracle Database
22 331 (6.99%) Banking
22 331 (6.99%) .NET
23 327 (6.91%) SAS
24 323 (6.82%) Relational Database
25 321 (6.78%) Project Management
26 310 (6.55%) OLAP
27 308 (6.51%) SharePoint
27 308 (6.51%) Oracle BI EE
28 304 (6.42%) Data Analysis

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 327 (6.91%) SAS
2 308 (6.51%) SharePoint
3 82 (1.73%) WebLogic
4 73 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 39 (0.82%) Apache
6 34 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
7 27 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
8 25 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 21 (0.44%) IIS
10 20 (0.42%) WebSphere
10 20 (0.42%) NetWeaver
10 20 (0.42%) CMS
11 19 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 18 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
13 17 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
13 17 (0.36%) Tomcat
14 16 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
15 14 (0.30%) MS Project Server
16 10 (0.21%) Mule
17 9 (0.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 453 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 97 (2.05%) MS Office
3 81 (1.71%) PowerPivot
4 47 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 46 (0.97%) MS Visio
6 40 (0.85%) MS Project
7 39 (0.82%) SPSS
8 21 (0.44%) InfoPath
9 16 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
10 10 (0.21%) Casewise Modeler
11 6 (0.13%) Stata
12 3 (0.063%) Mathematica
12 3 (0.063%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.021%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.021%) InDesign
13 1 (0.021%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.021%) Photoshop
13 1 (0.021%) FastStats
13 1 (0.021%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 238 (5.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 159 (3.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 90 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
4 89 (1.88%) Cognos TM1
5 66 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
6 49 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
7 47 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
8 42 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
9 32 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
10 31 (0.65%) SAP CRM
11 30 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
12 27 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
13 24 (0.51%) SAP BPC
14 23 (0.49%) SAP CO
15 21 (0.44%) SAP SD
15 21 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
16 20 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
17 19 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
18 18 (0.38%) SAP ERP
19 17 (0.36%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 19 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (0.40%) SaaS
1 19 (0.40%) Office 365
2 18 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.063%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.042%) Force.com
6 2 (0.042%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.021%) PaaS
7 1 (0.021%) Heroku
7 1 (0.021%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.021%) CheetahMail
7 1 (0.021%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 43 (0.91%) HTTP
1 43 (0.91%) Internet
2 24 (0.51%) FTP
3 22 (0.46%) Firewall
3 22 (0.46%) Intranet
4 18 (0.38%) Extranet
5 17 (0.36%) HTTPS
6 12 (0.25%) LAN
7 11 (0.23%) WAN
8 10 (0.21%) LDAP
8 10 (0.21%) SAN
8 10 (0.21%) SSL
9 9 (0.19%) MPLS
9 9 (0.19%) Network Security
10 8 (0.17%) DNS
11 6 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
11 6 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (0.11%) Unified Communications
13 4 (0.085%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (0.063%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1625 (34.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1290 (27.26%) SQL Server
3 1008 (21.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 951 (20.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 756 (15.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 429 (9.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 337 (7.12%) Oracle Database
8 323 (6.82%) Relational Database
9 310 (6.55%) OLAP
10 308 (6.51%) Oracle BI EE
11 273 (5.77%) QlikView
12 215 (4.54%) SAP BW
13 213 (4.50%) Oracle Database 11g
14 200 (4.23%) SAP BI
15 197 (4.16%) SQL Server 2012
16 169 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
17 150 (3.17%) Big Data
18 137 (2.89%) BusinessObjects
19 135 (2.85%) RDBMS
20 129 (2.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 80 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 59 (1.25%) ERwin
3 56 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 56 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
4 48 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 39 (0.82%) JIRA
6 38 (0.80%) Selenium
7 27 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
8 24 (0.51%) Toad
9 20 (0.42%) Subversion
10 15 (0.32%) Jenkins
11 14 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
11 14 (0.30%) LSMW
12 13 (0.27%) Maven
13 11 (0.23%) FitNesse
14 9 (0.19%) JUnit
14 9 (0.19%) Eclipse
14 9 (0.19%) WebDriver
15 7 (0.15%) PowerDesigner
15 7 (0.15%) TestDirector
General
1 1383 (29.22%) Finance
2 407 (8.60%) Telecoms
3 375 (7.92%) Marketing
4 331 (6.99%) Banking
5 297 (6.28%) Manufacturing
6 237 (5.01%) Electronics
7 234 (4.94%) Retail
8 108 (2.28%) Investment Banking
9 52 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
10 50 (1.06%) Billing
11 49 (1.04%) Legal
12 45 (0.95%) Games
13 44 (0.93%) Financial Institution
14 43 (0.91%) Back Office
15 42 (0.89%) General Ledger
15 42 (0.89%) German Language
16 41 (0.87%) Publishing
17 31 (0.65%) Advertising
18 20 (0.42%) Retail Banking
19 16 (0.34%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1738 (36.72%) Developer
2 1135 (23.98%) Analyst
3 720 (15.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 522 (11.03%) Consultant
5 491 (10.37%) Business Analyst
6 382 (8.07%) Architect
7 302 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 291 (6.15%) Project Manager
9 277 (5.85%) SQL Developer
10 219 (4.63%) Business Developer
11 199 (4.20%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 179 (3.78%) Data Analyst
13 149 (3.15%) SAP Consultant
14 136 (2.87%) SAS Developer
15 134 (2.83%) Business Intelligence Manager
16 127 (2.68%) DBA
17 110 (2.32%) Solutions Architect
18 100 (2.11%) Oracle Developer
19 95 (2.01%) Data Architect
19 95 (2.01%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (6.99%) .NET
2 247 (5.22%) MDX
3 194 (4.10%) XML
4 134 (2.83%) Web Services
5 129 (2.73%) ASP.NET
6 126 (2.66%) HTML
7 113 (2.39%) Middleware
8 97 (2.05%) CSS
9 83 (1.75%) jQuery
10 50 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
11 45 (0.95%) WCF
11 45 (0.95%) .NET Framework
12 44 (0.93%) SOAP
13 41 (0.87%) HTML5
14 39 (0.82%) JSON
14 39 (0.82%) J2EE
15 35 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
16 31 (0.65%) XSLT
17 27 (0.57%) REST
18 26 (0.55%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 249 (5.26%) NHS
2 234 (4.94%) DTV
3 213 (4.50%) Data Integration
4 181 (3.82%) Management Information System
5 95 (2.01%) Visualisation
6 78 (1.65%) Computer Science
7 50 (1.06%) FMCG
8 46 (0.97%) Replication
9 45 (0.95%) Statistics
10 44 (0.93%) Open Source
11 32 (0.68%) Data Extraction
12 30 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
13 28 (0.59%) Informatics
14 24 (0.51%) Mathematics
15 21 (0.44%) Credit Risk
15 21 (0.44%) Digital Media
15 21 (0.44%) Mobile App
16 19 (0.40%) GIS
17 18 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
17 18 (0.38%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 180 (3.80%) UNIX
2 135 (2.85%) Windows
3 126 (2.66%) Linux
4 27 (0.57%) Solaris
5 25 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (0.36%) AIX
8 14 (0.30%) Windows 7
9 12 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (0.21%) Apple iOS
11 9 (0.19%) VMS
11 9 (0.19%) HPUX
11 9 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (0.15%) Android
13 6 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.13%) CentOS
14 4 (0.085%) Fedora
15 3 (0.063%) zOS
15 3 (0.063%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.042%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 976 (20.62%) ETL
2 678 (14.32%) Data Modelling
3 485 (10.25%) Analytics
4 321 (6.78%) Project Management
5 304 (6.42%) Data Analysis
6 295 (6.23%) Migration
7 287 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
8 276 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 271 (5.73%) CRM
10 268 (5.66%) Programme Management
11 267 (5.64%) Data Management
12 250 (5.28%) Digital Marketing
13 214 (4.52%) Dimensional Modelling
14 213 (4.50%) Performance Tuning
14 213 (4.50%) Business Analysis
15 211 (4.46%) ERP
16 207 (4.37%) Kimball Methodology
17 195 (4.12%) User Acceptance Testing
18 182 (3.85%) PRINCE2
19 167 (3.53%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1855 (39.19%) SQL
2 486 (10.27%) T-SQL
3 297 (6.28%) PL/SQL
4 252 (5.32%) C#
5 197 (4.16%) Java
6 134 (2.83%) JavaScript
7 110 (2.32%) VBA
8 105 (2.22%) Shell Script
9 86 (1.82%) ABAP
10 59 (1.25%) Perl
11 50 (1.06%) VB
12 48 (1.01%) Python
13 41 (0.87%) VB.NET
13 41 (0.87%) C
14 35 (0.74%) PHP
15 34 (0.72%) Korn
16 27 (0.57%) SAS Macro
17 23 (0.49%) R
18 22 (0.46%) Bash Shell
19 15 (0.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 178 (3.76%) Degree
2 139 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 96 (2.03%) SC Cleared
4 83 (1.75%) ISEB
5 60 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 49 (1.04%) ISTQB
7 35 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 34 (0.72%) MCTS
9 31 (0.65%) MCITP
10 26 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 21 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 16 (0.34%) PMI Certification
13 13 (0.27%) PMP
13 13 (0.27%) DV Cleared
14 10 (0.21%) MCSE
15 9 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
16 7 (0.15%) ECDL
16 7 (0.15%) CCA
17 6 (0.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (2.26%) QA
2 91 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 61 (1.29%) SLA
4 18 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 16 (0.34%) Solvency II
6 13 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.17%) Basel III
8 6 (0.13%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.11%) TickIT
9 5 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.11%) FATCA
9 5 (0.11%) GPG13
10 2 (0.042%) HL7
10 2 (0.042%) GxP
11 1 (0.021%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.021%) GAAP
11 1 (0.021%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.021%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.021%) COREP
System Software
1 35 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
2 26 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 22 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
4 15 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (0.25%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.11%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.085%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.085%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.085%) HDFS
7 4 (0.085%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.063%) Cronacle
9 2 (0.042%) PowerHA
9 2 (0.042%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.021%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.021%) NFS
10 1 (0.021%) Xen
10 1 (0.021%) LiteSpeed
10 1 (0.021%) vSphere
10 1 (0.021%) Varnish
10 1 (0.021%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 39 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 21 (0.44%) Data Guard
4 19 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
5 10 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 9 (0.19%) Control-M
7 7 (0.15%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.085%) Oozie
8 4 (0.085%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (0.085%) Oracle Statspack
8 4 (0.085%) Puppet
9 3 (0.063%) Oracle EDQ
9 3 (0.063%) Ambari
10 2 (0.042%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.042%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.042%) SCOM
10 2 (0.042%) Nagios
11 1 (0.021%) MOM
11 1 (0.021%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.021%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 1085 (22.92%) Oracle
2 779 (16.46%) Microsoft
3 777 (16.42%) SAP
4 464 (9.80%) Business Objects
5 413 (8.73%) Cognos
6 215 (4.54%) Informatica
7 161 (3.40%) Tableau
8 118 (2.49%) IBM
9 94 (1.99%) Teradata
10 91 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
11 69 (1.46%) Hyperion
12 54 (1.14%) Ab Initio
13 42 (0.89%) Netezza
14 40 (0.85%) HP
15 35 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
16 34 (0.72%) Siebel
17 29 (0.61%) Google
18 27 (0.57%) VMware
18 27 (0.57%) Talend
19 25 (0.53%) Red Hat
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