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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 30 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 137 127 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.06% 5.37% 5.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.99% 7.65% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 87 68
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.37% -43.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £52.25
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -23.44%
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
1961 1661 1328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 72.36% 70.26% 70.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1151 861 636
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 91 113
Average hourly rate £29.00 £31.25 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% -8.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £155.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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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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 -1 35 £325 -19.25% 10
Coventry +1 19 £315 -25.88% 4
Warwickshire -1 14 £300 -7.69% 3
Shropshire 0 12 £525 +27.27% 1
Solihull +8 5 £225 -35.71% 1
Staffordshire -14 4 £300 - 4
Walsall - 3 £300 -
Wolverhampton +7 1 £315 -6.66% 1
Worcestershire -4 1 £650 +62.50%
Herefordshire - - - -
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 96 (44.24%) SQL
2 57 (26.27%) Finance
3 54 (24.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (24.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 52 (23.96%) Oracle
6 50 (23.04%) SQL Server
6 50 (23.04%) Data Warehouse
7 49 (22.58%) Data Modelling
8 39 (17.97%) ETL
8 39 (17.97%) SAP
8 39 (17.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 36 (16.59%) Microsoft
10 33 (15.21%) T-SQL
11 28 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (10.60%) UNIX
13 22 (10.14%) Analytics
14 21 (9.68%) Business Objects
14 21 (9.68%) SAP BW
15 20 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (8.76%) Manufacturing
16 19 (8.76%) Java
16 19 (8.76%) PL/SQL
17 18 (8.29%) SAP BI
18 17 (7.83%) Informatica
18 17 (7.83%) Migration
19 16 (7.37%) Data Analysis
19 16 (7.37%) webMethods
19 16 (7.37%) Oracle Reports
20 14 (6.45%) OLAP
20 14 (6.45%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (5.99%) SharePoint
1 13 (5.99%) WebLogic
2 7 (3.23%) SAS
2 7 (3.23%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.92%) IIS
4 2 (0.92%) Confluence
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.46%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.46%) Apache
5 1 (0.46%) Mule
5 1 (0.46%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.46%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.15%) PowerPivot
3 8 (3.69%) MS Office
4 2 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (4.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (3.69%) SAP FI
2 8 (3.69%) SAP BPC
3 6 (2.76%) SAP Retail
4 4 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.84%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.38%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.92%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.92%) SAP PS
6 2 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.92%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.92%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.92%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle Utilities
7 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.46%) SAP xRPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.92%) Office 365
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.46%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.84%) Internet
2 2 (0.92%) Firewall
2 2 (0.92%) IPsec
2 2 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (0.92%) VPN
2 2 (0.92%) Intranet
3 1 (0.46%) HTTP
3 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (24.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 53 (24.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 50 (23.04%) SQL Server
3 50 (23.04%) Data Warehouse
4 39 (17.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (9.68%) SAP BW
6 18 (8.29%) SAP BI
7 16 (7.37%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (6.45%) OLAP
9 13 (5.99%) Oracle BI EE
10 12 (5.53%) Hadoop
11 11 (5.07%) QlikView
11 11 (5.07%) Data Mining
12 10 (4.61%) OLAP Cube
13 9 (4.15%) IBM InfoSphere
13 9 (4.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 9 (4.15%) Star Schema
14 8 (3.69%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (3.69%) Big Data
15 7 (3.23%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 7 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.92%) JIRA
3 2 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.46%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.46%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.46%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.46%) ERwin
General
1 57 (26.27%) Finance
2 19 (8.76%) Manufacturing
3 12 (5.53%) Marketing
4 11 (5.07%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.61%) Retail
5 10 (4.61%) Electronics
6 5 (2.30%) Banking
7 4 (1.84%) Automotive
7 4 (1.84%) Legal
7 4 (1.84%) Advertising
8 3 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.38%) Billing
9 2 (0.92%) Back Office
9 2 (0.92%) Publishing
10 1 (0.46%) Games
10 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.46%) Local Government
10 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (37.33%) Developer
2 55 (25.35%) Analyst
3 36 (16.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 33 (15.21%) Consultant
5 25 (11.52%) Business Analyst
6 24 (11.06%) Architect
7 22 (10.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 16 (7.37%) SQL Developer
9 14 (6.45%) SAP Consultant
10 12 (5.53%) Project Manager
11 11 (5.07%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 9 (4.15%) Business Developer
12 9 (4.15%) Data Analyst
13 8 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.69%) Senior Developer
13 8 (3.69%) Data Architect
13 8 (3.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 7 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Architect
14 7 (3.23%) DBA
15 6 (2.76%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.45%) .NET
1 14 (6.45%) J2EE
1 14 (6.45%) XML
2 12 (5.53%) MDX
3 9 (4.15%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.76%) SAP ALE
5 5 (2.30%) SAX
5 5 (2.30%) HTML
6 4 (1.84%) Web Services
6 4 (1.84%) Middleware
6 4 (1.84%) HTML5
7 3 (1.38%) JSON
7 3 (1.38%) CSS
8 2 (0.92%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.92%) Flash
8 2 (0.92%) WCF
8 2 (0.92%) jQuery
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.46%) WebCenter
9 1 (0.46%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.45%) Data Integration
3 11 (5.07%) NHS
4 10 (4.61%) DTV
4 10 (4.61%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.69%) Open Source
6 7 (3.23%) Visualisation
6 7 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.38%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.38%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.38%) User Experience
8 2 (0.92%) iPad
9 1 (0.46%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.46%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.46%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.46%) FMCG
9 1 (0.46%) Replication
9 1 (0.46%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.46%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.60%) UNIX
2 8 (3.69%) Windows
3 2 (0.92%) AIX
3 2 (0.92%) Linux
4 1 (0.46%) VMS
4 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (22.58%) Data Modelling
2 39 (17.97%) ETL
3 22 (10.14%) Analytics
4 20 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (7.83%) Migration
6 16 (7.37%) Data Analysis
7 14 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (5.99%) Data Mapping
8 13 (5.99%) Data Architecture
8 13 (5.99%) Waterfall
9 12 (5.53%) CRM
9 12 (5.53%) Problem Management
9 12 (5.53%) Data Migration
10 10 (4.61%) Programme Management
10 10 (4.61%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (4.61%) RUP
10 10 (4.61%) Project Management
11 9 (4.15%) Data Management
12 8 (3.69%) Scrum
12 8 (3.69%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 96 (44.24%) SQL
2 33 (15.21%) T-SQL
3 19 (8.76%) Java
3 19 (8.76%) PL/SQL
4 12 (5.53%) Perl
4 12 (5.53%) VBA
5 9 (4.15%) Shell Script
6 8 (3.69%) C#
7 7 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.30%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.38%) Python
9 3 (1.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (0.92%) C
10 2 (0.92%) VBScript
10 2 (0.92%) VB
10 2 (0.92%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.92%) ABAP
11 1 (0.46%) PHP
11 1 (0.46%) R
11 1 (0.46%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (4.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.69%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.76%) Degree
4 3 (1.38%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.38%) ISEB
5 2 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.92%) CCNP
5 2 (0.92%) CCNA
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.46%) MCTS
6 1 (0.46%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.30%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.38%) SLA
3 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.46%) QA
4 1 (0.46%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.46%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.84%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (0.92%) Docker
3 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.30%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (23.96%) Oracle
2 39 (17.97%) SAP
3 36 (16.59%) Microsoft
4 21 (9.68%) Business Objects
5 17 (7.83%) Informatica
6 16 (7.37%) webMethods
7 11 (5.07%) Tableau
7 11 (5.07%) IBM
8 10 (4.61%) BEA
8 10 (4.61%) Pega
9 9 (4.15%) Cognos
10 5 (2.30%) Netezza
11 2 (0.92%) Google
11 2 (0.92%) F5
11 2 (0.92%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.92%) Talend
11 2 (0.92%) Cisco
11 2 (0.92%) HP
11 2 (0.92%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.46%) Sage
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