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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Intelligence (BI)
England / West Midlands
Rank 27 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 131 206 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.45% 7.82% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.87% 9.48% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 124 57
Median daily rate £400 £398 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £500 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £29.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +56.86%

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
1906 2174 1628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.28% 82.50% 72.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1214 1229 937
Median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 50 104
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £38.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 0 42 £400 +3.89% 23
Warwickshire 0 26 £400 -
Coventry -13 13 £400 +23.07% 2
Staffordshire -2 6 £313 +11.11% 4
Solihull -5 6 £375 -6.25% 1
West Bromwich - 5 £425 -
Walsall - 3 £375 - 1
Sutton Coldfield +1 1 - -
Worcestershire -5 1 £370 -4.51% 1
Smethwick - 1 - -
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 (48.00%) SQL
2 90 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 85 (28.33%) SQL Server
4 83 (27.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 82 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (26.00%) Data Warehouse
6 78 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 74 (24.67%) Finance
8 64 (21.33%) ETL
9 58 (19.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 53 (17.67%) Data Modelling
11 49 (16.33%) Oracle
12 46 (15.33%) Team Foundation Server
12 46 (15.33%) Analytics
13 43 (14.33%) BusinessObjects
14 42 (14.00%) Power BI
15 36 (12.00%) SAP
15 36 (12.00%) T-SQL
15 36 (12.00%) QlikView
16 35 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (11.00%) Java
18 31 (10.33%) PL/SQL
19 29 (9.67%) Data Management
19 29 (9.67%) Migration
20 25 (8.33%) C#
20 25 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
21 24 (8.00%) Manufacturing
22 23 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
22 23 (7.67%) SQL Server 2014
23 22 (7.33%) SQL Server 2016

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 11 (3.67%) WebLogic
2 10 (3.33%) IIS
2 10 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (3.00%) Apache
3 9 (3.00%) JBoss
4 8 (2.67%) Oracle Application Server
4 8 (2.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (2.67%) SAS
5 5 (1.67%) CMS
5 5 (1.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.33%) Drupal
6 4 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 3 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.67%) Documentum
9 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.33%) Confluence
9 1 (0.33%) Liferay
9 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.33%) SPSS
3 6 (2.00%) MS Office
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (2.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (1.67%) FastStats
4 5 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (1.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 4 (1.33%) SAP CAR
5 4 (1.33%) SAP ERP
6 3 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.00%) Oracle HRMS
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.67%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.67%) SAP POS DM
8 1 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.33%) Office 365
4 3 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.67%) IaaS
5 2 (0.67%) SaaS
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.67%) HTTP
1 8 (2.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.67%) Network Security
3 1 (0.33%) DHCP
3 1 (0.33%) DNS
3 1 (0.33%) LDAP
3 1 (0.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 83 (27.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 78 (26.00%) Data Warehouse
3 78 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (19.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 43 (14.33%) BusinessObjects
6 42 (14.00%) Power BI
7 36 (12.00%) QlikView
8 23 (7.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 22 (7.33%) SQL Server 2016
10 21 (7.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 21 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (5.67%) Big Data
12 17 (5.67%) SAP HANA
13 15 (5.00%) Relational Database
14 14 (4.67%) Oracle BI EE
15 13 (4.33%) SAP BW
16 11 (3.67%) Oracle Discoverer
17 10 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 46 (15.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (2.67%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.33%) CA Gen
4 4 (1.33%) ERwin
5 2 (0.67%) JIRA
5 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.67%) Subversion
5 2 (0.67%) WebLogic Workshop
6 1 (0.33%) Ant
6 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.33%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.33%) Maven
6 1 (0.33%) Moq
6 1 (0.33%) NUnit
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.33%) Selenium
6 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.33%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 74 (24.67%) Finance
2 24 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 21 (7.00%) Marketing
4 19 (6.33%) Advertising
5 17 (5.67%) Retail
6 10 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.33%) Banking
8 6 (2.00%) Electronics
9 5 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.33%) Automotive
11 3 (1.00%) Back Office
11 3 (1.00%) Billing
12 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 148 (49.33%) Developer
2 68 (22.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 51 (17.00%) Analyst
4 34 (11.33%) Architect
5 31 (10.33%) SQL Developer
6 26 (8.67%) Consultant
7 24 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
8 22 (7.33%) SQL BI Developer
9 20 (6.67%) SSRS Developer
10 18 (6.00%) Business Developer
11 17 (5.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 17 (5.67%) SSIS Developer
12 16 (5.33%) Project Manager
13 15 (5.00%) Business Analyst
13 15 (5.00%) QlikView Developer
14 14 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 14 (4.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
15 13 (4.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
16 12 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
16 12 (4.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.33%) AngularJS
1 22 (7.33%) CSS
1 22 (7.33%) HTML
2 20 (6.67%) HTML5
3 19 (6.33%) .NET
4 17 (5.67%) CSS3
5 14 (4.67%) MDX
6 8 (2.67%) SAML
7 6 (2.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.67%) .NET Framework
8 5 (1.67%) Entity Framework
9 4 (1.33%) J2EE
9 4 (1.33%) Web Services
9 4 (1.33%) XML
10 3 (1.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (1.00%) WCF
11 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (0.67%) Backbone.js
11 2 (0.67%) Marionette.js
11 2 (0.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.00%) NHS
3 11 (3.67%) Credit Risk
4 10 (3.33%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.33%) User Experience
7 6 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.67%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.33%) Clustering
9 1 (0.33%) CMDB
9 1 (0.33%) DataPower
9 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.33%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) Replication
9 1 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.00%) Windows
2 14 (4.67%) Unix
3 13 (4.33%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.33%) Linux
5 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.67%) VME
7 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (21.33%) ETL
3 53 (17.67%) Data Modelling
4 46 (15.33%) Analytics
5 29 (9.67%) Data Management
5 29 (9.67%) Migration
6 25 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (7.33%) Project Management
8 21 (7.00%) Service Management
9 20 (6.67%) Data Migration
10 19 (6.33%) Workflow
11 18 (6.00%) CRM
12 16 (5.33%) Data Analysis
12 16 (5.33%) Kimball Methodology
13 14 (4.67%) Waterfall
14 13 (4.33%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (4.33%) Master Data Management
15 12 (4.00%) ITIL
15 12 (4.00%) Visualisation
16 11 (3.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (48.00%) SQL
2 36 (12.00%) T-SQL
3 33 (11.00%) Java
4 31 (10.33%) PL/SQL
5 25 (8.33%) C#
6 21 (7.00%) JavaScript
7 17 (5.67%) X++
8 7 (2.33%) Python
9 6 (2.00%) C
9 6 (2.00%) Ruby
10 5 (1.67%) Scala
11 4 (1.33%) VBA
12 3 (1.00%) COBOL
12 3 (1.00%) Perl
12 3 (1.00%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.00%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.00%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.67%) ABAP
14 1 (0.33%) PHP
14 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (4.67%) Degree
2 12 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.67%) Oracle Identity Management
1 8 (2.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.33%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.33%) Oozie
3 1 (0.33%) OpenView
3 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 90 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 49 (16.33%) Oracle
3 36 (12.00%) SAP
4 12 (4.00%) Tableau
5 9 (3.00%) Informatica
6 8 (2.67%) Cognos
6 8 (2.67%) Google
7 7 (2.33%) IBM
7 7 (2.33%) Teradata
8 4 (1.33%) JDA
8 4 (1.33%) Pega
9 3 (1.00%) Ab Initio
9 3 (1.00%) BEA
9 3 (1.00%) HP
10 2 (0.67%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.67%) ILOG
10 2 (0.67%) Sage
10 2 (0.67%) VMware
10 2 (0.67%) webMethods
11 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
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