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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 29 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 122 107 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.77% 4.88% 5.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.66% 6.93% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 68 70
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£380 £413 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +24.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £476 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £40.00 £50.50
% change year-on-year
-28.12% -20.79%
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
1832 1544 1307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 71.56% 70.47% 70.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1057 794 625
Average daily rate £388 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 80 118
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £10.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £155.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 27 March 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 0 31 £368 -13.52% 14
Coventry -4 17 £470 +16.04% 11
Shropshire -4 13 £525 +27.27% 2
Warwickshire -2 10 £300 +6.57% 5
Solihull +8 5 £225 -35.71% 3
Walsall - 3 £300 -
Staffordshire -11 2 £300 -3.22% 7
Worcestershire -2 1 £650 +57.57%
Dudley - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - - 3
Herefordshire - - - -
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 99 (46.05%) SQL
2 62 (28.84%) Finance
3 59 (27.44%) Data Modelling
4 53 (24.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (24.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 52 (24.19%) Oracle
5 52 (24.19%) SQL Server
6 46 (21.40%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (19.07%) ETL
8 38 (17.67%) SAP
9 37 (17.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 33 (15.35%) Microsoft
11 30 (13.95%) T-SQL
11 30 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (12.09%) Analytics
13 23 (10.70%) UNIX
14 22 (10.23%) Informatica
15 19 (8.84%) Java
15 19 (8.84%) PL/SQL
16 18 (8.37%) Business Objects
16 18 (8.37%) SAP BW
17 17 (7.91%) Manufacturing
17 17 (7.91%) Migration
17 17 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
18 16 (7.44%) webMethods
19 15 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
19 15 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (6.98%) Data Integration
19 15 (6.98%) Hadoop
19 15 (6.98%) MDX

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (6.05%) SharePoint
1 13 (6.05%) WebLogic
2 7 (3.26%) SAS
3 5 (2.33%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.40%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.93%) IIS
5 2 (0.93%) Confluence
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.47%) Apache
6 1 (0.47%) Mule
6 1 (0.47%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.47%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.65%) MS Office
2 10 (4.65%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.72%) SAP FI
1 8 (3.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.79%) SAP Retail
2 6 (2.79%) SAP BPC
3 4 (1.86%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (1.86%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.40%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.93%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.93%) SAP PS
5 2 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.93%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.93%) BPCS
5 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.93%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Utilities
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.86%) Internet
2 2 (0.93%) Firewall
2 2 (0.93%) IPsec
2 2 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (0.93%) VPN
2 2 (0.93%) Intranet
3 1 (0.47%) HTTP
3 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (24.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 53 (24.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 52 (24.19%) SQL Server
3 46 (21.40%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (17.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (8.37%) SAP BW
6 15 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (6.98%) Hadoop
7 13 (6.05%) SAP BI
8 12 (5.58%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (5.12%) QlikView
9 11 (5.12%) OLAP
9 11 (5.12%) Big Data
10 9 (4.19%) IBM InfoSphere
10 9 (4.19%) Data Mining
10 9 (4.19%) Star Schema
11 8 (3.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 7 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Power View
12 7 (3.26%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 6 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.40%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.93%) JIRA
3 2 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.47%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.47%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.47%) ERwin
General
1 62 (28.84%) Finance
2 17 (7.91%) Manufacturing
3 12 (5.58%) Marketing
4 10 (4.65%) Retail
5 9 (4.19%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.72%) Automotive
6 8 (3.72%) Electronics
7 6 (2.79%) Banking
8 4 (1.86%) Legal
8 4 (1.86%) Advertising
9 3 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.40%) Billing
10 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.93%) Back Office
10 2 (0.93%) Publishing
11 1 (0.47%) Games
11 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.47%) Local Government
11 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (35.81%) Developer
2 50 (23.26%) Analyst
3 33 (15.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 32 (14.88%) Consultant
5 30 (13.95%) Architect
6 20 (9.30%) Business Analyst
7 19 (8.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 17 (7.91%) SQL Developer
9 14 (6.51%) SAP Consultant
10 12 (5.58%) Project Manager
11 10 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 10 (4.65%) Business Developer
12 9 (4.19%) Data Analyst
12 9 (4.19%) Business Intelligence Manager
13 8 (3.72%) Senior Developer
13 8 (3.72%) Data Architect
14 7 (3.26%) DBA
14 7 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
15 6 (2.79%) Oracle Developer
15 6 (2.79%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.98%) MDX
2 14 (6.51%) .NET
2 14 (6.51%) J2EE
3 13 (6.05%) XML
4 9 (4.19%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.79%) SAP ALE
6 5 (2.33%) SAX
6 5 (2.33%) Middleware
6 5 (2.33%) HTML
7 4 (1.86%) HTML5
8 3 (1.40%) JSON
8 3 (1.40%) Web Services
8 3 (1.40%) CSS
9 2 (0.93%) Flash
9 2 (0.93%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.93%) WCF
9 2 (0.93%) jQuery
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.47%) WebCenter
10 1 (0.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.98%) Data Integration
3 10 (4.65%) Data Structures
4 9 (4.19%) NHS
5 8 (3.72%) DTV
5 8 (3.72%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.72%) Open Source
6 6 (2.79%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.86%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.40%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.40%) User Experience
10 2 (0.93%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.93%) iPad
11 1 (0.47%) Health Informatics
11 1 (0.47%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.47%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.47%) Replication
11 1 (0.47%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.70%) UNIX
2 9 (4.19%) Windows
3 2 (0.93%) AIX
3 2 (0.93%) Linux
4 1 (0.47%) VMS
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.44%) Data Modelling
2 41 (19.07%) ETL
3 26 (12.09%) Analytics
4 17 (7.91%) Migration
4 17 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (6.51%) Data Architecture
7 13 (6.05%) Waterfall
7 13 (6.05%) Data Migration
8 12 (5.58%) Problem Management
8 12 (5.58%) Data Analysis
9 11 (5.12%) Data Management
9 11 (5.12%) Project Management
9 11 (5.12%) RUP
10 10 (4.65%) CRM
10 10 (4.65%) ERP
11 8 (3.72%) Programme Management
11 8 (3.72%) Scrum
11 8 (3.72%) Change Management
11 8 (3.72%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 99 (46.05%) SQL
2 30 (13.95%) T-SQL
3 19 (8.84%) Java
3 19 (8.84%) PL/SQL
4 12 (5.58%) Perl
5 10 (4.65%) VBA
6 9 (4.19%) Shell Script
6 9 (4.19%) C#
7 6 (2.79%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.33%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.86%) VBScript
10 3 (1.40%) VB
10 3 (1.40%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.40%) Python
10 3 (1.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.93%) ABAP
11 2 (0.93%) C
12 1 (0.47%) PHP
12 1 (0.47%) R
12 1 (0.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (3.72%) Degree
1 8 (3.72%) SC Cleared
1 8 (3.72%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.40%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.40%) CITP
2 3 (1.40%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (1.40%) ISEB
3 2 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.93%) CCNP
3 2 (0.93%) CCNA
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.47%) MCTS
4 1 (0.47%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.26%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.40%) SLA
3 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.47%) QA
4 1 (0.47%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.47%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (0.93%) Docker
3 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (24.19%) Oracle
2 38 (17.67%) SAP
3 33 (15.35%) Microsoft
4 22 (10.23%) Informatica
5 18 (8.37%) Business Objects
6 16 (7.44%) webMethods
7 13 (6.05%) IBM
8 11 (5.12%) Cognos
9 10 (4.65%) BEA
9 10 (4.65%) Netezza
9 10 (4.65%) Pega
10 8 (3.72%) Tableau
11 6 (2.79%) Splunk
12 4 (1.86%) Hyperion
13 3 (1.40%) Cisco
14 2 (0.93%) HP
14 2 (0.93%) Avaya
14 2 (0.93%) CheckPoint
14 2 (0.93%) Google
14 2 (0.93%) Talend
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton
People Source
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago