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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 26 27 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 142 133 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.03% 5.68% 5.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.10% 7.53% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 84 57
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£400 £331 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £534
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £19.07 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -46.66%
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
1754 1766 1196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.45% 75.37% 67.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 927 590
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 137 61
Average hourly rate £26.50 £34.32 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.78% -9.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Birmingham -11 28 £416 +11.00% 32
Warwickshire +1 21 £425 +30.76% 5
Staffordshire +1 11 £326 +8.75% 10
Shropshire +6 9 £288 - 4
Coventry +4 9 £318 -18.17% 8
Solihull +4 5 - - 4
Sutton Coldfield +7 2 £464 +54.58%
Worcestershire +6 1 £550 +22.22% 4
West Bromwich - 1 £363 -
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 105 (39.03%) SQL
2 83 (30.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 78 (29.00%) Finance
4 74 (27.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 69 (25.65%) Data Warehouse
6 68 (25.28%) SQL Server
7 55 (20.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 52 (19.33%) SAP
9 51 (18.96%) Microsoft
10 48 (17.84%) T-SQL
10 48 (17.84%) Data Modelling
11 46 (17.10%) ETL
11 46 (17.10%) Oracle
12 27 (10.04%) IBM
13 26 (9.67%) Business Objects
14 25 (9.29%) SAP BW
15 23 (8.55%) PL/SQL
16 22 (8.18%) QlikView
16 22 (8.18%) Netezza
17 21 (7.81%) Analytics
17 21 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (7.81%) MS Excel
18 20 (7.43%) Migration
18 20 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
18 20 (7.43%) Data Integration
19 19 (7.06%) Data Analysis
19 19 (7.06%) UNIX
20 18 (6.69%) CRM
20 18 (6.69%) Cognos
20 18 (6.69%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.09%) SAS
3 8 (2.97%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (2.23%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.49%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.74%) Confluence
7 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.37%) Mule
8 1 (0.37%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.37%) CMS
8 1 (0.37%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.37%) IIS
8 1 (0.37%) Apache
8 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.46%) PowerPivot
3 6 (2.23%) MS Office
4 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (4.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (3.35%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (3.35%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (2.97%) SAP FI
3 8 (2.97%) SAP BPC
4 7 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (2.23%) SAP Retail
5 6 (2.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (1.12%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.74%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.74%) SAP PS
8 2 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.74%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.74%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.74%) Office 365
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.37%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.74%) Internet
1 2 (0.74%) Firewall
1 2 (0.74%) IPsec
1 2 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (0.74%) VPN
2 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.37%) Intranet
2 1 (0.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (30.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 74 (27.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 69 (25.65%) Data Warehouse
4 68 (25.28%) SQL Server
5 55 (20.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (9.29%) SAP BW
7 22 (8.18%) QlikView
8 18 (6.69%) IBM InfoSphere
9 17 (6.32%) SAP BI
10 14 (5.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (4.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (4.46%) Oracle BI EE
12 12 (4.46%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (4.09%) OLAP
13 11 (4.09%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (4.09%) Hadoop
14 10 (3.72%) OLAP Cube
15 8 (2.97%) Oracle Database
15 8 (2.97%) Microsoft Power View
15 8 (2.97%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (2.97%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.86%) MorphX
4 4 (1.49%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.12%) ERwin
5 3 (1.12%) Toad
6 2 (0.74%) JIRA
6 2 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.74%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.74%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.37%) CA Gen
7 1 (0.37%) LSMW
7 1 (0.37%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.37%) ClearCase
General
1 78 (29.00%) Finance
2 18 (6.69%) Manufacturing
3 15 (5.58%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.58%) Retail
3 15 (5.58%) Marketing
4 12 (4.46%) Electronics
5 5 (1.86%) Banking
6 4 (1.49%) Automotive
6 4 (1.49%) Legal
7 3 (1.12%) Advertising
8 2 (0.74%) Publishing
8 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.74%) Back Office
8 2 (0.74%) Billing
8 2 (0.74%) Local Government
9 1 (0.37%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.37%) Cantonese Language
9 1 (0.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 110 (40.89%) Developer
2 55 (20.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 52 (19.33%) Analyst
4 41 (15.24%) Consultant
5 38 (14.13%) Architect
6 27 (10.04%) Business Analyst
7 22 (8.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 21 (7.81%) SQL Developer
9 18 (6.69%) Project Manager
10 15 (5.58%) Data Architect
10 15 (5.58%) SAP Consultant
11 13 (4.83%) Business Developer
12 12 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (4.46%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 10 (3.72%) DBA
13 10 (3.72%) Oracle Developer
13 10 (3.72%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 9 (3.35%) Business Intelligence Architect
15 8 (2.97%) Microsoft Developer
15 8 (2.97%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.20%) .NET
2 13 (4.83%) XML
3 11 (4.09%) J2EE
4 8 (2.97%) MDX
5 6 (2.23%) SAP ALE
6 5 (1.86%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.49%) HTML
8 3 (1.12%) Web Services
8 3 (1.12%) HTML5
9 2 (0.74%) Flash
9 2 (0.74%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.74%) JSON
9 2 (0.74%) WCF
10 1 (0.37%) Itk
10 1 (0.37%) XSD
10 1 (0.37%) CSS
10 1 (0.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.43%) Data Integration
2 17 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.95%) NHS
4 12 (4.46%) DTV
5 8 (2.97%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.97%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.86%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.49%) Replication
7 4 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.12%) User Experience
9 2 (0.74%) iPad
9 2 (0.74%) Statistics
9 2 (0.74%) Informatics
9 2 (0.74%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.37%) CMDB
10 1 (0.37%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.37%) Health Informatics
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Exalytics
10 1 (0.37%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.06%) UNIX
2 5 (1.86%) Windows
3 2 (0.74%) AIX
4 1 (0.37%) Solaris
4 1 (0.37%) Linux
4 1 (0.37%) VMS
4 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (17.84%) Data Modelling
2 46 (17.10%) ETL
3 21 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (7.81%) Analytics
4 20 (7.43%) Migration
4 20 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (7.06%) Data Analysis
6 18 (6.69%) CRM
7 16 (5.95%) Data Mapping
8 15 (5.58%) Programme Management
8 15 (5.58%) Business Analysis
9 14 (5.20%) Project Management
9 14 (5.20%) Data Architecture
10 13 (4.83%) Data Migration
10 13 (4.83%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (4.83%) Digital Marketing
11 12 (4.46%) Data Management
11 12 (4.46%) RUP
11 12 (4.46%) Workflow
12 10 (3.72%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (39.03%) SQL
2 48 (17.84%) T-SQL
3 23 (8.55%) PL/SQL
4 16 (5.95%) Java
5 10 (3.72%) VBA
6 9 (3.35%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.60%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.60%) Perl
8 5 (1.86%) X++
9 4 (1.49%) C#
10 3 (1.12%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.12%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.12%) Python
11 2 (0.74%) R
11 2 (0.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.74%) ABAP
12 1 (0.37%) C
12 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (3.72%) Degree
2 8 (2.97%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.49%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.12%) ISEB
5 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.74%) MCP
6 2 (0.74%) CCNP
6 2 (0.74%) CCNA
7 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.37%) MCTS
7 1 (0.37%) MCITP
7 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.23%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.49%) SLA
3 2 (0.74%) QA
3 2 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.37%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.37%) HL7
4 1 (0.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 52 (19.33%) SAP
2 51 (18.96%) Microsoft
3 46 (17.10%) Oracle
4 27 (10.04%) IBM
5 26 (9.67%) Business Objects
6 22 (8.18%) Netezza
7 18 (6.69%) Cognos
8 16 (5.95%) Informatica
9 12 (4.46%) Tableau
10 9 (3.35%) Pega
10 9 (3.35%) webMethods
11 6 (2.23%) BEA
12 2 (0.74%) Sage
12 2 (0.74%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.74%) Cisco
12 2 (0.74%) HP
12 2 (0.74%) F5
12 2 (0.74%) Talend
13 1 (0.37%) Verint
13 1 (0.37%) SnapLogic
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Mpower Plus UK Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Shrewsbury
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £230 - £250 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Recruit121
Rate: £420 per day all inclusive
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leamington Spa
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Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Shrewsbury
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Rate: £251 - £300 per day
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Telford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
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Shrewsbury
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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