The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 29 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 167 141 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.83% 5.25% 5.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.23% 6.92% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 81 96
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.00%
Business Intelligence
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2310 2037 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.66% 75.81% 74.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1286 1230 929
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £520 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 103 98
Median hourly rate £19.61 £29.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.37% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £15.80 £10.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +7 46 £375 +15.38% 16
Warwickshire -4 20 £400 -0.12% 4
Shropshire -23 18 £460 +20.65% 1
Coventry -2 15 £388 +21.09% 3
Staffordshire +24 13 £450 - 7
Sutton Coldfield - 9 £350 -
Solihull -10 6 £410 +82.22% 3
Worcestershire - 4 £413 - 8
West Bromwich +6 3 £400 +18.51%
Wolverhampton 0 1 £375 +19.04% 1
Halesowen - 1 £240 - 1
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 172 (46.49%) SQL
2 108 (29.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 106 (28.65%) SQL Server
4 104 (28.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 98 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (26.49%) Microsoft
6 90 (24.32%) ETL
7 89 (24.05%) Data Warehouse
8 88 (23.78%) Oracle
9 82 (22.16%) BusinessObjects
10 79 (21.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 70 (18.92%) Finance
12 61 (16.49%) Data Modelling
13 59 (15.95%) Analytics
14 57 (15.41%) T-SQL
15 52 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
16 51 (13.78%) Informatica
17 47 (12.70%) Scrum
18 46 (12.43%) Unix
19 44 (11.89%) PL/SQL
19 44 (11.89%) MS Excel
20 41 (11.08%) Waterfall
21 40 (10.81%) Shell Script
22 39 (10.54%) SAP
23 36 (9.73%) Data Quality
23 36 (9.73%) Security Cleared
24 34 (9.19%) QlikView
25 32 (8.65%) Big Data
26 31 (8.38%) Cognos
26 31 (8.38%) Migration

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 20 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 15 (4.05%) Confluence
4 10 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (2.43%) SAS
6 8 (2.16%) PowerExchange
6 8 (2.16%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.81%) CMS
9 3 (0.81%) Documentum
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 2 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.54%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.54%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.54%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.27%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.27%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 44 (11.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.70%) MS Office
3 6 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.08%) MS Project
5 3 (0.81%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.43%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (2.16%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (2.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.81%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.81%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.54%) HFM
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.54%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.54%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.27%) Magento
7 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.08%) Office 365
3 2 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.54%) SaaS
3 2 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.54%) Yammer
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.27%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.81%) Extranet
1 3 (0.81%) Intranet
2 1 (0.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (29.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 106 (28.65%) SQL Server
3 104 (28.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 89 (24.05%) Data Warehouse
5 82 (22.16%) BusinessObjects
6 79 (21.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 34 (9.19%) QlikView
8 32 (8.65%) Big Data
9 29 (7.84%) Power BI
10 24 (6.49%) Hadoop
11 22 (5.95%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
12 21 (5.68%) Pentaho
13 19 (5.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 19 (5.14%) SAP BI
14 15 (4.05%) SQL Server 2014
15 13 (3.51%) OLAP
16 11 (2.97%) SAP BW
17 10 (2.70%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 18 (4.86%) JIRA
2 16 (4.32%) ClearCase
3 13 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.16%) PVCS
5 7 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (1.35%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.81%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.54%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.27%) CA Gen
9 1 (0.27%) CANoe
9 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.27%) Toad
General
1 70 (18.92%) Finance
2 15 (4.05%) Marketing
3 14 (3.78%) Retail
4 13 (3.51%) Advertising
5 8 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.62%) Local Government
7 5 (1.35%) Automotive
7 5 (1.35%) Electronics
7 5 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.81%) Legal
8 3 (0.81%) Military
9 2 (0.54%) Banking
9 2 (0.54%) Billing
9 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 190 (51.35%) Developer
2 69 (18.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 54 (14.59%) Analyst
4 46 (12.43%) SQL Developer
5 33 (8.92%) Project Manager
6 31 (8.38%) Business Developer
7 26 (7.03%) Lead Developer
8 24 (6.49%) Consultant
9 23 (6.22%) SSIS Developer
10 22 (5.95%) SSRS Developer
11 21 (5.68%) Architect
11 21 (5.68%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 19 (5.14%) Hadoop Developer
12 19 (5.14%) SQL BI Developer
13 18 (4.86%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
14 16 (4.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 16 (4.32%) T-SQL Developer
15 15 (4.05%) Business Analyst
16 13 (3.51%) SSAS Developer
17 12 (3.24%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.84%) .NET
2 26 (7.03%) MDX
3 21 (5.68%) XML
4 16 (4.32%) Web Services
5 11 (2.97%) XSD
6 10 (2.70%) J2EE
7 8 (2.16%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (1.62%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.08%) REST
9 4 (1.08%) WCF
10 3 (0.81%) COM
10 3 (0.81%) XSLT
11 2 (0.54%) CSS
11 2 (0.54%) HTML
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Avro
12 1 (0.27%) HTML5
12 1 (0.27%) jQuery
12 1 (0.27%) JSON
12 1 (0.27%) SAP Business Workflow
12 1 (0.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.84%) NHS
3 12 (3.24%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.43%) Data Integration
4 9 (2.43%) Visualisation
5 7 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.62%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.62%) Informatics
7 5 (1.35%) Statistics
8 4 (1.08%) User Experience
9 3 (0.81%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.81%) EPoS
9 3 (0.81%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.54%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.54%) Data Conversion
10 2 (0.54%) FMCG
10 2 (0.54%) Physics
10 2 (0.54%) PMI
11 1 (0.27%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 46 (12.43%) Unix
2 17 (4.59%) Windows
3 9 (2.43%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.27%) Linux
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (24.32%) ETL
3 61 (16.49%) Data Modelling
4 59 (15.95%) Analytics
5 47 (12.70%) Scrum
6 41 (11.08%) Waterfall
7 31 (8.38%) Migration
8 28 (7.57%) Data Management
8 28 (7.57%) Test Strategy
9 27 (7.30%) Project Management
10 26 (7.03%) Configuration Management
10 26 (7.03%) OO
11 25 (6.76%) Workflow
12 24 (6.49%) Data Analysis
13 22 (5.95%) Change Management
14 21 (5.68%) PRINCE2
14 21 (5.68%) RUP
15 20 (5.41%) Problem Management
16 18 (4.86%) User Stories
17 17 (4.59%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 172 (46.49%) SQL
2 57 (15.41%) T-SQL
3 44 (11.89%) PL/SQL
4 40 (10.81%) Shell Script
5 22 (5.95%) Java
6 19 (5.14%) C#
7 17 (4.59%) Perl
8 11 (2.97%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.89%) VBA
10 6 (1.62%) X++
11 5 (1.35%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.54%) C
13 1 (0.27%) ABAP
13 1 (0.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (9.73%) Security Cleared
2 25 (6.76%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.32%) Degree
4 5 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.81%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.54%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.27%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.27%) PMP
7 1 (0.27%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.73%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.43%) QA
3 3 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.54%) SLA
5 1 (0.27%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (1.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 98 (26.49%) Microsoft
2 88 (23.78%) Oracle
3 51 (13.78%) Informatica
4 39 (10.54%) SAP
5 31 (8.38%) Cognos
6 22 (5.95%) IBM
6 22 (5.95%) Pega
7 15 (4.05%) Tableau
8 7 (1.89%) Netezza
8 7 (1.89%) webMethods
9 6 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.35%) BEA
11 4 (1.08%) Google
11 4 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (1.08%) Nintex
12 3 (0.81%) EMC
12 3 (0.81%) Pegasus
12 3 (0.81%) Teradata
13 2 (0.54%) Adobe
13 2 (0.54%) Interwoven
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