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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 28 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 171 143 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.43% 5.94% 4.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.61% 7.82% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 79 70
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £300 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £18.14 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -19.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £18.68 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+114.13% -7.75%
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
2587 1828 1880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.13% 75.88% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1573 1124 999
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 84 135
Median hourly rate £17.00 £30.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.06 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £42.88 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Warwickshire +14 40 £400 +1.26% 3
Birmingham -13 38 £388 -4.61% 19
Coventry +12 31 £356 -5.00% 8
Staffordshire -1 13 £325 -0.38% 5
Shropshire -29 13 £500 +77.77% 1
Solihull -16 3 - - 2
Wolverhampton - 3 £600 -
Worcestershire -1 2 £335 -39.09% 1
Walsall - 1 £458 -
West Bromwich - 1 £475 -
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 144 (40.68%) SQL
2 93 (26.27%) Microsoft
2 93 (26.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 91 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 88 (24.86%) SQL Server
5 83 (23.45%) Data Warehouse
6 78 (22.03%) ETL
7 71 (20.06%) Data Modelling
7 71 (20.06%) Finance
8 69 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
9 63 (17.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 61 (17.23%) BusinessObjects
11 54 (15.25%) Oracle
11 54 (15.25%) Analytics
12 47 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
13 45 (12.71%) T-SQL
14 41 (11.58%) SAP
15 35 (9.89%) QlikView
16 34 (9.60%) MS Excel
17 33 (9.32%) Data Quality
18 32 (9.04%) Waterfall
18 32 (9.04%) Migration
19 31 (8.76%) PL/SQL
20 30 (8.47%) Informatica
20 30 (8.47%) Scrum
21 29 (8.19%) Data Management
21 29 (8.19%) Security Cleared
21 29 (8.19%) Data Analysis
21 29 (8.19%) Power BI
22 26 (7.34%) Change Management

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 21 (5.93%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.11%) SAS
3 10 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 10 (2.82%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.26%) Confluence
5 7 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.85%) IIS
7 3 (0.85%) PowerExchange
7 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.56%) Documentum
9 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.28%) CMS
9 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.28%) JBoss
9 1 (0.28%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.26%) MS Office
3 5 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.41%) SPSS
4 4 (1.13%) MS Project
5 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.26%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.41%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (1.41%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (1.41%) SAP MII
4 4 (1.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.13%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.85%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.56%) FastStats
6 2 (0.56%) HFM
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.56%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.56%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.98%) Office 365
3 3 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.56%) SaaS
4 2 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.56%) Yammer
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.28%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.28%) Internet
1 1 (0.28%) SAN
1 1 (0.28%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (26.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 91 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 88 (24.86%) SQL Server
4 83 (23.45%) Data Warehouse
5 63 (17.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 61 (17.23%) BusinessObjects
7 35 (9.89%) QlikView
8 29 (8.19%) Power BI
9 23 (6.50%) Big Data
10 16 (4.52%) Relational Database
10 16 (4.52%) SAP BI
10 16 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (4.24%) Hadoop
12 14 (3.95%) Pentaho
13 13 (3.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 13 (3.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 13 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (3.11%) SAP BW
14 11 (3.11%) SAP HANA
15 10 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (3.67%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.54%) ClearCase
3 9 (2.54%) JIRA
4 5 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (1.41%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.85%) PVCS
6 1 (0.28%) Ant
6 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.28%) CA Gen
6 1 (0.28%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.28%) ERwin
6 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.28%) Maven
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.28%) Subversion
6 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 71 (20.06%) Finance
2 13 (3.67%) Advertising
2 13 (3.67%) Manufacturing
3 10 (2.82%) Marketing
4 8 (2.26%) Retail
5 5 (1.41%) Automotive
6 3 (0.85%) Legal
6 3 (0.85%) Local Government
7 2 (0.56%) Electronics
7 2 (0.56%) Law
7 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.28%) Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 161 (45.48%) Developer
2 69 (19.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 64 (18.08%) Analyst
4 33 (9.32%) SQL Developer
5 31 (8.76%) Architect
6 27 (7.63%) Business Developer
7 26 (7.34%) Consultant
8 24 (6.78%) SSIS Developer
9 23 (6.50%) SSRS Developer
10 22 (6.21%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 21 (5.93%) Business Analyst
12 20 (5.65%) Project Manager
13 18 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 18 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Architect
14 17 (4.80%) Lead Developer
15 15 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
16 14 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
16 14 (3.95%) SQL BI Developer
16 14 (3.95%) SSAS Developer
17 13 (3.67%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.06%) .NET
2 24 (6.78%) MDX
3 13 (3.67%) XML
4 12 (3.39%) REST
5 11 (3.11%) ASP.NET
6 9 (2.54%) Web Services
7 6 (1.69%) XSD
8 4 (1.13%) CSS
8 4 (1.13%) EDI
8 4 (1.13%) J2EE
9 3 (0.85%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.85%) Backbone.js
9 3 (0.85%) HTML
9 3 (0.85%) Marionette.js
9 3 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (0.85%) WCF
9 3 (0.85%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.85%) XSLT
10 2 (0.56%) ISAPI
10 2 (0.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.08%) Visualisation
3 16 (4.52%) NHS
4 14 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.54%) Data Integration
6 6 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.69%) Statistics
7 4 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.13%) Informatics
8 3 (0.85%) Clustering
8 3 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.85%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.85%) Data Conversion
8 3 (0.85%) Replication
9 2 (0.56%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.56%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.28%) Economics
10 1 (0.28%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.50%) Unix
2 17 (4.80%) Windows
3 9 (2.54%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.41%) Linux
5 3 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (22.03%) ETL
2 71 (20.06%) Data Modelling
3 69 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (15.25%) Analytics
5 32 (9.04%) Migration
5 32 (9.04%) Waterfall
6 30 (8.47%) Scrum
7 29 (8.19%) Data Analysis
7 29 (8.19%) Data Management
8 26 (7.34%) Change Management
9 21 (5.93%) Project Management
9 21 (5.93%) RUP
10 20 (5.65%) Kimball Methodology
11 19 (5.37%) CRM
11 19 (5.37%) Functional Testing
11 19 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (5.08%) Process Improvement
12 18 (5.08%) User Stories
13 17 (4.80%) Data Transformation
13 17 (4.80%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 144 (40.68%) SQL
2 45 (12.71%) T-SQL
3 31 (8.76%) PL/SQL
4 25 (7.06%) Shell Script
5 15 (4.24%) C#
6 14 (3.95%) JavaScript
7 13 (3.67%) Java
8 7 (1.98%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.41%) VBA
10 4 (1.13%) Perl
11 2 (0.56%) Korn
11 2 (0.56%) X++
12 1 (0.28%) ABAP
12 1 (0.28%) R
12 1 (0.28%) VB
12 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (8.19%) Security Cleared
2 21 (5.93%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.67%) Degree
4 6 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.56%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.28%) MCSD
7 1 (0.28%) PMP
7 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.32%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.98%) QA
3 4 (1.13%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.56%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 93 (26.27%) Microsoft
2 54 (15.25%) Oracle
3 41 (11.58%) SAP
4 30 (8.47%) Informatica
5 21 (5.93%) Tableau
6 20 (5.65%) Cognos
7 19 (5.37%) Pega
8 10 (2.82%) IBM
9 4 (1.13%) Cloudera
9 4 (1.13%) Google
9 4 (1.13%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.85%) Pegasus
11 2 (0.56%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.56%) Netezza
11 2 (0.56%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.56%) VMware
11 2 (0.56%) webMethods
12 1 (0.28%) Cadence
12 1 (0.28%) Jaspersoft
12 1 (0.28%) Rackspace
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