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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 34 25 50
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 99 119 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.25% 5.58% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 8.08% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 83 32
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£375 £331 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £252 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.93 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.99 £19.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+15.71% -46.85%
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
1583 1473 1370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 68.03% 69.06% 67.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 951 816 661
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 72 119
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -18.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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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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 -14 20 £375 +20.00% 8
Coventry -2 18 £345 -3.15% 5
Solihull +17 15 £425 +37.09%
Shropshire -1 11 £388 +61.45% 2
Warwickshire -9 11 £400 +20.75% 3
Wolverhampton - 3 £400 - 2
Worcestershire -10 1 £200 -38.04%
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Staffordshire - - - - 5
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Walsall - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 83 (45.86%) SQL
2 60 (33.15%) SQL Server
3 50 (27.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (24.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (24.86%) Oracle
5 41 (22.65%) Data Modelling
5 41 (22.65%) Finance
6 40 (22.10%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (16.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (16.02%) ETL
9 28 (15.47%) Analytics
10 27 (14.92%) SAP
10 27 (14.92%) Microsoft
11 26 (14.36%) T-SQL
12 22 (12.15%) MS Excel
13 19 (10.50%) SharePoint
14 18 (9.94%) .NET
14 18 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (9.39%) Oracle Reports
16 15 (8.29%) C#
16 15 (8.29%) Informatica
16 15 (8.29%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (7.73%) Data Architecture
18 13 (7.18%) Manufacturing
18 13 (7.18%) OLAP
18 13 (7.18%) ASP.NET
19 12 (6.63%) Windows
19 12 (6.63%) Project Management
19 12 (6.63%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (10.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.87%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.21%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.66%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.55%) SAS
6 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.55%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.87%) MS Office
3 6 (3.31%) InfoPath
4 5 (2.76%) PowerPivot
5 4 (2.21%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (1.10%) MS Project
7 2 (1.10%) SPSS
8 1 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.55%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.21%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.21%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (1.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (1.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.10%) BPCS
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.55%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.55%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.55%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.76%) Office 365
2 1 (0.55%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.21%) Internet
2 2 (1.10%) Intranet
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.55%) Firewall
3 1 (0.55%) IPsec
3 1 (0.55%) Wireless
3 1 (0.55%) MPLS
3 1 (0.55%) Extranet
3 1 (0.55%) HTTP
3 1 (0.55%) VPN
3 1 (0.55%) DNS
3 1 (0.55%) Packet Switching
3 1 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (33.15%) SQL Server
2 50 (27.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (24.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (22.10%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (16.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (9.39%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (7.18%) OLAP
8 12 (6.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (6.63%) Big Data
8 12 (6.63%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (6.08%) Hadoop
10 10 (5.52%) SAP BW
10 10 (5.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (5.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 8 (4.42%) Star Schema
12 7 (3.87%) MarkLogic
12 7 (3.87%) OLAP Cube
13 6 (3.31%) Data Mining
13 6 (3.31%) SAP BI
13 6 (3.31%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 6 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.21%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.21%) NUnit
2 4 (2.21%) FxCop
3 1 (0.55%) ERwin
3 1 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.55%) PVCS
General
1 41 (22.65%) Finance
2 13 (7.18%) Manufacturing
3 11 (6.08%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.52%) Marketing
5 9 (4.97%) Retail
6 8 (4.42%) Automotive
7 5 (2.76%) Banking
7 5 (2.76%) Electronics
8 3 (1.66%) Advertising
9 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.10%) Publishing
9 2 (1.10%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.10%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Billing
10 1 (0.55%) Local Government
10 1 (0.55%) Back Office
10 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (30.94%) Analyst
2 55 (30.39%) Developer
3 25 (13.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 23 (12.71%) Architect
5 20 (11.05%) Business Analyst
6 15 (8.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 13 (7.18%) Business Developer
7 13 (7.18%) Consultant
8 12 (6.63%) Data Analyst
9 10 (5.52%) Project Manager
10 9 (4.97%) SQL Developer
10 9 (4.97%) Test Analyst
11 8 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 7 (3.87%) Enterprise Architect
12 7 (3.87%) Oracle Developer
13 5 (2.76%) SharePoint Developer
13 5 (2.76%) Solutions Architect
14 4 (2.21%) Data Architect
14 4 (2.21%) Senior Developer
14 4 (2.21%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.94%) .NET
2 13 (7.18%) ASP.NET
3 12 (6.63%) MDX
4 11 (6.08%) XML
5 9 (4.97%) CSS
6 8 (4.42%) HTML
7 5 (2.76%) jQuery
7 5 (2.76%) WCF
7 5 (2.76%) Middleware
7 5 (2.76%) SAX
7 5 (2.76%) XSLT
7 5 (2.76%) J2EE
8 4 (2.21%) XSL
9 3 (1.66%) Mason
9 3 (1.66%) Web Services
10 2 (1.10%) REST
11 1 (0.55%) JSON
11 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.08%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.42%) NHS
4 6 (3.31%) Open Source
5 5 (2.76%) Informatics
5 5 (2.76%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.76%) DTV
6 4 (2.21%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.21%) Data Extraction
6 4 (2.21%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.10%) Statistics
7 2 (1.10%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.10%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.55%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.55%) User Experience
8 1 (0.55%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.55%) Replication
8 1 (0.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.63%) Windows
2 7 (3.87%) UNIX
3 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.66%) VMS
4 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.65%) Data Modelling
2 29 (16.02%) ETL
3 28 (15.47%) Analytics
4 18 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (8.29%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (7.73%) Data Architecture
7 12 (6.63%) Project Management
7 12 (6.63%) Migration
8 11 (6.08%) ERP
9 10 (5.52%) CRM
9 10 (5.52%) Change Management
9 10 (5.52%) Data Management
9 10 (5.52%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (5.52%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (4.97%) Predictive Analytics
10 9 (4.97%) Test Scripting
11 8 (4.42%) Business Analysis
11 8 (4.42%) Data Analysis
11 8 (4.42%) System Testing
11 8 (4.42%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 83 (45.86%) SQL
2 26 (14.36%) T-SQL
3 15 (8.29%) C#
4 10 (5.52%) PL/SQL
5 8 (4.42%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.87%) Java
6 7 (3.87%) VBA
7 5 (2.76%) Perl
8 4 (2.21%) VBScript
8 4 (2.21%) ABAP
8 4 (2.21%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.66%) VB
10 2 (1.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.55%) PHP5
11 1 (0.55%) VB6
11 1 (0.55%) XQuery
11 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.55%) PHP
11 1 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (4.42%) ISEB
1 8 (4.42%) ISTQB
2 7 (3.87%) Degree
3 6 (3.31%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.31%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.76%) CITP
4 5 (2.76%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.76%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.66%) SLA
3 2 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.66%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 3 (1.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.21%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (24.86%) Oracle
2 27 (14.92%) SAP
2 27 (14.92%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.29%) Informatica
4 11 (6.08%) Business Objects
5 8 (4.42%) webMethods
6 7 (3.87%) Splunk
6 7 (3.87%) Netezza
6 7 (3.87%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (3.31%) Cognos
8 4 (2.21%) IBM
8 4 (2.21%) BEA
8 4 (2.21%) Hyperion
8 4 (2.21%) Tableau
9 3 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.10%) Cisco
10 2 (1.10%) Google
10 2 (1.10%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.10%) Pega
11 1 (0.55%) RightScale
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