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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 27 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 165 152 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.82% 5.88% 5.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.13% 7.70% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 90 96
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £17.82 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £23.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+62.63% +3.26%
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
2314 1975 1758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.65% 76.34% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1332 1219 925
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 92 111
Median hourly rate £18.50 £28.85 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.86% -17.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +13 50 £388 +12.31% 22
Warwickshire +1 28 £395 -7.11% 5
Coventry -1 15 £394 +27.01% 7
Staffordshire +7 13 £388 +18.77% 4
Shropshire -30 13 £460 +56.59% 2
Sutton Coldfield 0 5 £390 -15.90%
Solihull -15 4 £418 +85.55% 2
West Bromwich +6 3 £400 +18.51%
Worcestershire - 3 £400 - 6
Wolverhampton +2 2 £375 +19.04% 2
Halesowen - 1 £240 -
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 169 (47.21%) SQL
2 109 (30.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 103 (28.77%) SQL Server
3 103 (28.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 96 (26.82%) Microsoft
5 88 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (23.74%) Oracle
6 85 (23.74%) Data Warehouse
7 82 (22.91%) BusinessObjects
8 79 (22.07%) ETL
9 75 (20.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 65 (18.16%) Finance
11 64 (17.88%) Data Modelling
12 58 (16.20%) Analytics
13 52 (14.53%) Informatica
13 52 (14.53%) T-SQL
14 48 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
15 43 (12.01%) Scrum
15 43 (12.01%) PL/SQL
16 42 (11.73%) SAP
16 42 (11.73%) Unix
16 42 (11.73%) MS Excel
17 38 (10.61%) QlikView
18 37 (10.34%) Shell Script
19 36 (10.06%) Waterfall
20 34 (9.50%) Security Cleared
21 33 (9.22%) Data Quality
21 33 (9.22%) Big Data
22 30 (8.38%) Data Analysis
22 30 (8.38%) 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 21 (5.87%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.03%) WebLogic
3 15 (4.19%) Confluence
4 11 (3.07%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (2.79%) SAS
6 7 (1.96%) PowerExchange
6 7 (1.96%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.56%) Documentum
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 2 (0.56%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.28%) CMS
9 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.28%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.28%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 42 (11.73%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.79%) MS Office
3 6 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.12%) MS Project
5 3 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.79%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (2.23%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (2.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.84%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.56%) HFM
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.56%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.56%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.28%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.12%) Office 365
3 3 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.56%) SaaS
4 2 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.56%) Yammer
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.28%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.84%) Extranet
1 3 (0.84%) Intranet
2 1 (0.28%) SAN
2 1 (0.28%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (30.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 103 (28.77%) SQL Server
2 103 (28.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 85 (23.74%) Data Warehouse
4 82 (22.91%) BusinessObjects
5 75 (20.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (10.61%) QlikView
7 33 (9.22%) Big Data
8 30 (8.38%) Power BI
9 25 (6.98%) Hadoop
10 22 (6.15%) Pentaho
10 22 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (5.87%) Oracle Reports
12 20 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 19 (5.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 19 (5.31%) SAP BI
14 13 (3.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 13 (3.63%) SQL Server 2014
15 11 (3.07%) SAP BW
16 10 (2.79%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 18 (5.03%) JIRA
2 14 (3.91%) ClearCase
3 13 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.23%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (2.23%) PVCS
5 7 (1.96%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (1.40%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.28%) CANoe
7 1 (0.28%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 65 (18.16%) Finance
2 14 (3.91%) Retail
3 13 (3.63%) Marketing
4 12 (3.35%) Advertising
5 11 (3.07%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.68%) Automotive
7 4 (1.12%) Electronics
7 4 (1.12%) Legal
7 4 (1.12%) Local Government
7 4 (1.12%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.56%) Banking
8 2 (0.56%) Billing
8 2 (0.56%) Military
8 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 186 (51.96%) Developer
2 78 (21.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 55 (15.36%) Analyst
4 44 (12.29%) SQL Developer
5 35 (9.78%) Business Developer
6 27 (7.54%) Architect
7 25 (6.98%) Lead Developer
8 24 (6.70%) Project Manager
9 23 (6.42%) Consultant
10 21 (5.87%) SSRS Developer
11 20 (5.59%) SQL BI Developer
11 20 (5.59%) SSIS Developer
12 19 (5.31%) Hadoop Developer
13 18 (5.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 18 (5.03%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 17 (4.75%) Business Intelligence Architect
15 16 (4.47%) Business Analyst
16 13 (3.63%) T-SQL Developer
17 12 (3.35%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
17 12 (3.35%) Microsoft BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.82%) .NET
2 23 (6.42%) MDX
3 20 (5.59%) XML
4 12 (3.35%) Web Services
5 10 (2.79%) XSD
6 8 (2.23%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.23%) J2EE
7 7 (1.96%) REST
7 7 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (1.12%) WCF
9 3 (0.84%) COM
9 3 (0.84%) XSLT
10 2 (0.56%) HTML
11 1 (0.28%) CSS
11 1 (0.28%) EDI
11 1 (0.28%) HTML5
11 1 (0.28%) jQuery
11 1 (0.28%) JSON
11 1 (0.28%) SAP Business Workflow
11 1 (0.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.87%) NHS
3 13 (3.63%) Visualisation
4 8 (2.23%) Data Integration
4 8 (2.23%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.68%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.68%) Informatics
6 5 (1.40%) Statistics
7 4 (1.12%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.84%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.84%) EPoS
9 2 (0.56%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.56%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.56%) FMCG
9 2 (0.56%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.56%) PMI
10 1 (0.28%) iPhone
10 1 (0.28%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 42 (11.73%) Unix
2 16 (4.47%) Windows
3 9 (2.51%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.96%) Linux
4 7 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (22.07%) ETL
3 64 (17.88%) Data Modelling
4 58 (16.20%) Analytics
5 43 (12.01%) Scrum
6 36 (10.06%) Waterfall
7 30 (8.38%) Data Analysis
8 28 (7.82%) Migration
8 28 (7.82%) Test Strategy
9 25 (6.98%) Data Management
9 25 (6.98%) Project Management
10 24 (6.70%) Configuration Management
11 23 (6.42%) Change Management
12 21 (5.87%) RUP
12 21 (5.87%) Workflow
13 20 (5.59%) OO
14 18 (5.03%) Data Transformation
14 18 (5.03%) Problem Management
15 17 (4.75%) CRM
15 17 (4.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 169 (47.21%) SQL
2 52 (14.53%) T-SQL
3 43 (12.01%) PL/SQL
4 37 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 21 (5.87%) C#
6 18 (5.03%) Java
7 15 (4.19%) Perl
8 13 (3.63%) JavaScript
9 8 (2.23%) VBA
10 6 (1.68%) X++
11 5 (1.40%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.56%) C
13 1 (0.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (9.50%) Security Cleared
2 26 (7.26%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.63%) Degree
4 4 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.84%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.28%) PMP
7 1 (0.28%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.22%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.23%) QA
3 3 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.56%) GCP
4 2 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 96 (26.82%) Microsoft
2 85 (23.74%) Oracle
3 52 (14.53%) Informatica
4 42 (11.73%) SAP
5 21 (5.87%) Cognos
6 20 (5.59%) Pega
7 18 (5.03%) Tableau
8 13 (3.63%) IBM
9 6 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.68%) webMethods
10 5 (1.40%) Google
10 5 (1.40%) Netezza
11 4 (1.12%) BEA
12 3 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (0.84%) Pegasus
13 2 (0.56%) Hyperion
13 2 (0.56%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.56%) Kronos
13 2 (0.56%) Teradata
13 2 (0.56%) TIBCO
Warwickshire
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Herefordshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 - £700.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Robert Walters UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + N/S
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 19 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Ticketmaster
Rate: £16,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
People Source Consulting
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago