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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 32 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 144 140 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.80% 5.92% 5.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.86% 7.75% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 82 92
Median daily rate £400 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £18.14 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -12.08%
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
2458 1806 1816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.96% 76.33% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1480 1126 969
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 73 133
Median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.05 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 June 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 June 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 +1 38 £400 +6.66% 15
Warwickshire 0 30 £400 -11.11% 7
Coventry +3 17 £400 +29.03% 9
Shropshire -30 11 £460 +60.00% 6
Staffordshire -2 10 £313 -4.21% 3
Sutton Coldfield 0 5 £390 -15.90% 3
Wolverhampton +4 4 £600 +90.47% 2
Worcestershire -6 2 £400 -27.27% 4
Solihull -19 2 - - 1
Halesowen - 1 £240 - 7
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 148 (43.79%) SQL
2 96 (28.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 95 (28.11%) Microsoft
4 93 (27.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 85 (25.15%) SQL Server
6 83 (24.56%) Data Warehouse
7 79 (23.37%) Agile Software Development
8 78 (23.08%) ETL
9 73 (21.60%) BusinessObjects
10 71 (21.01%) Oracle
11 65 (19.23%) Data Modelling
12 63 (18.64%) Finance
13 62 (18.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 55 (16.27%) Analytics
15 46 (13.61%) Informatica
16 45 (13.31%) T-SQL
17 43 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
18 39 (11.54%) PL/SQL
18 39 (11.54%) SAP
19 38 (11.24%) MS Excel
19 38 (11.24%) Scrum
20 36 (10.65%) Waterfall
21 35 (10.36%) QlikView
21 35 (10.36%) Unix
22 32 (9.47%) Security Cleared
22 32 (9.47%) Data Quality
23 31 (9.17%) Big Data
23 31 (9.17%) Shell Script
24 29 (8.58%) Data Analysis
24 29 (8.58%) Power BI

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 14 (4.14%) WebLogic
2 13 (3.85%) Confluence
2 13 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 10 (2.96%) SAS
5 6 (1.78%) PowerExchange
5 6 (1.78%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.59%) Documentum
7 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.59%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.30%) CMS
8 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 1 (0.30%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 38 (11.24%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.37%) MS Office
3 6 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.18%) MS Project
4 4 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.66%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (2.07%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.48%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.48%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.89%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.89%) SAP MII
6 3 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.59%) HFM
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.59%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.59%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.59%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.30%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.18%) Office 365
3 3 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.89%) Yammer
4 2 (0.59%) SaaS
4 2 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.30%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.89%) Extranet
1 3 (0.89%) Intranet
2 1 (0.30%) SAN
2 1 (0.30%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (28.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 93 (27.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 85 (25.15%) SQL Server
4 83 (24.56%) Data Warehouse
5 73 (21.60%) BusinessObjects
6 62 (18.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 35 (10.36%) QlikView
8 31 (9.17%) Big Data
9 29 (8.58%) Power BI
10 23 (6.80%) Hadoop
11 21 (6.21%) Pentaho
12 17 (5.03%) Oracle Reports
13 16 (4.73%) SAP BI
14 14 (4.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 14 (4.14%) Relational Database
15 13 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 13 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (2.96%) SAP BW
16 10 (2.96%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (4.14%) JIRA
3 13 (3.85%) ClearCase
4 9 (2.66%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.78%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (1.78%) PVCS
6 5 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (1.48%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.30%) CANoe
7 1 (0.30%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.30%) Toad
General
1 63 (18.64%) Finance
2 11 (3.25%) Manufacturing
2 11 (3.25%) Retail
3 10 (2.96%) Advertising
3 10 (2.96%) Marketing
4 7 (2.07%) Automotive
5 4 (1.18%) Local Government
6 3 (0.89%) Electronics
6 3 (0.89%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.59%) Legal
7 2 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.30%) Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 170 (50.30%) Developer
2 73 (21.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 55 (16.27%) Analyst
4 31 (9.17%) SQL Developer
5 29 (8.58%) Business Developer
6 26 (7.69%) Architect
6 26 (7.69%) Consultant
7 22 (6.51%) Lead Developer
7 22 (6.51%) Project Manager
8 21 (6.21%) SSRS Developer
9 19 (5.62%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 18 (5.33%) Business Analyst
10 18 (5.33%) SSIS Developer
11 17 (5.03%) Business Intelligence Architect
12 16 (4.73%) Hadoop Developer
13 14 (4.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 14 (4.14%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
14 12 (3.55%) Report Developer
14 12 (3.55%) SQL BI Developer
15 11 (3.25%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.40%) MDX
2 23 (6.80%) .NET
3 16 (4.73%) XML
4 10 (2.96%) Web Services
5 9 (2.66%) XSD
6 8 (2.37%) REST
7 7 (2.07%) J2EE
8 6 (1.78%) ASP.NET
8 6 (1.78%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.89%) COM
9 3 (0.89%) EDI
9 3 (0.89%) WCF
9 3 (0.89%) XSLT
10 1 (0.30%) Apache Avro
10 1 (0.30%) HTML
10 1 (0.30%) JSON
10 1 (0.30%) SAP Business Workflow
10 1 (0.30%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.33%) NHS
3 15 (4.44%) Visualisation
4 8 (2.37%) Data Integration
5 7 (2.07%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.78%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.78%) Informatics
6 6 (1.78%) Statistics
7 5 (1.48%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.89%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.89%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.89%) Data Conversion
9 3 (0.89%) EPoS
10 2 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.30%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.30%) FMCG
11 1 (0.30%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.30%) iPad
11 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (10.36%) Unix
2 13 (3.85%) Windows
3 8 (2.37%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.78%) Linux
4 6 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (23.37%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (23.08%) ETL
3 65 (19.23%) Data Modelling
4 55 (16.27%) Analytics
5 38 (11.24%) Scrum
6 36 (10.65%) Waterfall
7 29 (8.58%) Data Analysis
8 27 (7.99%) Migration
9 26 (7.69%) Test Strategy
10 25 (7.40%) Data Management
11 23 (6.80%) Project Management
12 22 (6.51%) Change Management
12 22 (6.51%) RUP
13 20 (5.92%) Data Transformation
13 20 (5.92%) User Stories
13 20 (5.92%) Workflow
14 19 (5.62%) CRM
15 18 (5.33%) Configuration Management
15 18 (5.33%) Functional Testing
15 18 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (43.79%) SQL
2 45 (13.31%) T-SQL
3 39 (11.54%) PL/SQL
4 31 (9.17%) Shell Script
5 18 (5.33%) C#
6 16 (4.73%) Java
7 12 (3.55%) JavaScript
8 11 (3.25%) Perl
9 7 (2.07%) VBA
10 6 (1.78%) X++
11 5 (1.48%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.30%) ABAP
12 1 (0.30%) C
12 1 (0.30%) R
12 1 (0.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (9.47%) Security Cleared
2 25 (7.40%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.85%) Degree
4 4 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.30%) MCSD
6 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.30%) PMP
6 1 (0.30%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.47%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.07%) QA
3 3 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.59%) GCP
5 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 95 (28.11%) Microsoft
2 71 (21.01%) Oracle
3 46 (13.61%) Informatica
4 39 (11.54%) SAP
5 20 (5.92%) Pega
6 19 (5.62%) Cognos
6 19 (5.62%) Tableau
7 11 (3.25%) IBM
8 4 (1.18%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.18%) Google
9 3 (0.89%) Netezza
9 3 (0.89%) Pegasus
9 3 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.89%) webMethods
10 2 (0.59%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.59%) Infor
10 2 (0.59%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.59%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.59%) VMware
11 1 (0.30%) Jaspersoft
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