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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 42 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 94 108 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.63% 5.11% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.18% 7.68% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 61 55
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.75 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.17% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-46.66% -3.84%
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
1816 1407 1535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 70.06% 66.56% 67.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 968 735 788
Average daily rate £375 £357 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 58 69
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +21.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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 -18 27 £350 -16.16% 10
Coventry -7 17 £376 +11.40% 2
Warwickshire +4 13 £330 +371.42% 7
Staffordshire +2 7 £325 +23.80% 4
Shropshire -5 2 £265 +17.77%
Worcestershire -8 1 - -
Solihull - - - - 3
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Walsall - - - - 3
Wolverhampton - - - - 2
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 85 (36.64%) SQL
2 84 (36.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 81 (34.91%) SQL Server
4 69 (29.74%) Data Warehouse
5 65 (28.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 56 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 47 (20.26%) SAP
7 47 (20.26%) Microsoft
8 39 (16.81%) ETL
9 38 (16.38%) Finance
10 36 (15.52%) MS Excel
11 32 (13.79%) T-SQL
12 31 (13.36%) OLAP
13 30 (12.93%) Oracle
14 28 (12.07%) Data Modelling
15 27 (11.64%) SharePoint
16 26 (11.21%) .NET
17 25 (10.78%) CRM
18 24 (10.34%) Relational Database
19 23 (9.91%) Analytics
19 23 (9.91%) ERP
20 22 (9.48%) Performance Tuning
21 21 (9.05%) SQL Server 2008
22 20 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
23 19 (8.19%) MDX
24 17 (7.33%) SAP BW
25 16 (6.90%) Business Analysis
25 16 (6.90%) Data Analysis
25 16 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
25 16 (6.90%) Business Objects

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 27 (11.64%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.45%) SAS
3 4 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.43%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.43%) Confluence
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.43%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 36 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.02%) PowerPivot
3 5 (2.16%) InfoPath
4 4 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.29%) Casewise Modeler
5 3 (1.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.86%) SPSS
7 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.43%) MS Project
7 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (5.17%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (2.59%) SAP CRM
3 5 (2.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (2.16%) TRIRIGA
4 4 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.29%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.86%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.86%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.86%) SAP PLM
6 2 (0.86%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.86%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.86%) SAP MRS
6 2 (0.86%) SAP cProjects
7 1 (0.43%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.43%) SAP GTS
7 1 (0.43%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.72%) Office 365
3 1 (0.43%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.86%) Packet Switching
1 2 (0.86%) WAN
1 2 (0.86%) VPN
1 2 (0.86%) MPLS
1 2 (0.86%) Firewall
1 2 (0.86%) Wireless
1 2 (0.86%) IPsec
1 2 (0.86%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (0.86%) Internet
2 1 (0.43%) Extranet
2 1 (0.43%) DNS
2 1 (0.43%) SAN
2 1 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (36.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 81 (34.91%) SQL Server
3 69 (29.74%) Data Warehouse
4 65 (28.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 31 (13.36%) OLAP
7 24 (10.34%) Relational Database
8 21 (9.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (7.33%) SAP BW
11 13 (5.60%) RDBMS
12 12 (5.17%) SAP BI
13 11 (4.74%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (4.74%) PerformancePoint
14 9 (3.88%) Hadoop
14 9 (3.88%) Big Data
15 7 (3.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 6 (2.59%) NoSQL
17 5 (2.16%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 5 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (6.03%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.29%) FxCop
3 3 (1.29%) NUnit
3 3 (1.29%) JIRA
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.43%) ERwin
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (16.38%) Finance
2 14 (6.03%) Manufacturing
3 12 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.74%) Marketing
5 6 (2.59%) Automotive
6 5 (2.16%) Electronics
7 4 (1.72%) Retail
8 3 (1.29%) Banking
9 2 (0.86%) Billing
9 2 (0.86%) Legal
9 2 (0.86%) Publishing
10 1 (0.43%) Advertising
10 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 80 (34.48%) Developer
2 71 (30.60%) Analyst
3 37 (15.95%) Architect
4 33 (14.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 31 (13.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 28 (12.07%) Business Analyst
7 26 (11.21%) Consultant
8 17 (7.33%) SQL Developer
9 14 (6.03%) Business Developer
10 13 (5.60%) Report Analyst
11 11 (4.74%) Solutions Architect
12 10 (4.31%) SAP Consultant
13 9 (3.88%) Data Analyst
13 9 (3.88%) Test Analyst
14 8 (3.45%) Project Manager
14 8 (3.45%) Programmer
14 8 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Architect
15 6 (2.59%) SAP Architect
15 6 (2.59%) Data Architect
15 6 (2.59%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.21%) .NET
2 19 (8.19%) MDX
3 9 (3.88%) CSS
4 8 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 8 (3.45%) HTML
5 7 (3.02%) WCF
6 6 (2.59%) WPF
6 6 (2.59%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.16%) jQuery
7 5 (2.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (1.72%) XML
9 3 (1.29%) XSL
9 3 (1.29%) XSLT
9 3 (1.29%) EDI
9 3 (1.29%) Mason
10 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.43%) HTML5
10 1 (0.43%) REST
10 1 (0.43%) CSS3
10 1 (0.43%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.03%) NHS
2 6 (2.59%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.16%) DTV
3 5 (2.16%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.16%) Visualisation
3 5 (2.16%) Open Source
4 4 (1.72%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.29%) GIS
5 3 (1.29%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.29%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (0.86%) AS400
7 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.43%) EPoS
7 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.31%) Windows
2 6 (2.59%) UNIX
3 5 (2.16%) VMS
4 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.86%) AIX
5 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (16.81%) ETL
2 28 (12.07%) Data Modelling
3 25 (10.78%) CRM
4 23 (9.91%) ERP
4 23 (9.91%) Analytics
5 22 (9.48%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (6.90%) Data Analysis
6 16 (6.90%) Business Analysis
6 16 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (6.03%) Migration
8 12 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (5.17%) Workflow
8 12 (5.17%) Test Scripting
9 10 (4.31%) Kimball Methodology
10 9 (3.88%) Data Architecture
11 8 (3.45%) Waterfall
11 8 (3.45%) TOGAF
11 8 (3.45%) UML
12 7 (3.02%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (36.64%) SQL
2 32 (13.79%) T-SQL
3 14 (6.03%) C#
4 9 (3.88%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.45%) ABAP
5 8 (3.45%) VBA
6 7 (3.02%) Java
7 6 (2.59%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.16%) XAML
9 4 (1.72%) C
9 4 (1.72%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.86%) VB
10 2 (0.86%) X++
11 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (4.74%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.88%) ISEB
3 7 (3.02%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.02%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.72%) Degree
5 2 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.43%) CITP
6 1 (0.43%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.43%) HND
6 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.86%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.43%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (20.26%) SAP
1 47 (20.26%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.93%) Oracle
3 16 (6.90%) Business Objects
4 13 (5.60%) Cognos
4 13 (5.60%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (2.16%) IBM
5 5 (2.16%) Informatica
5 5 (2.16%) Netezza
6 3 (1.29%) Tableau
6 3 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.29%) Casewise
7 2 (0.86%) Cisco
7 2 (0.86%) StreamServe
7 2 (0.86%) Splunk
8 1 (0.43%) Infor
8 1 (0.43%) Pega
8 1 (0.43%) RightScale
8 1 (0.43%) Peoplefluent
8 1 (0.43%) Twitter
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £20 - £25 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Warwick
Mason Frank
Rate: £100 - £125 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Lichfield
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £275.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago