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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Intelligence (BI)
England / West Midlands
Rank 31 18 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 123 179 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.11% 7.62% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.43% 9.34% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 119 46
Median daily rate £400 £384 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% +2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £276 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £28.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £45.50 £21.99
% change year-on-year
-16.48% +106.95%

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
1914 1916 1550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.45% 81.60% 72.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1196 1046 943
Median daily rate £417 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 63 92
Median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.08 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.85 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -6 36 £363 -3.33% 19
Warwickshire 0 21 £400 +14.28% 3
Coventry -12 17 £418 +26.03% 3
Staffordshire -2 7 £300 +9.09% 4
Solihull -5 7 £375 -23.07% 3
Worcestershire +1 3 £375 +15.38% 1
Walsall +1 2 £350 -
Shropshire -12 2 - - 2
Sutton Coldfield +3 1 - - 5
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 138 (46.62%) SQL
2 84 (28.38%) Microsoft
3 83 (28.04%) SQL Server
4 77 (26.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 75 (25.34%) Data Warehouse
6 73 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (24.32%) Finance
8 68 (22.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 61 (20.61%) ETL
10 46 (15.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 46 (15.54%) Oracle
11 44 (14.86%) Power BI
12 43 (14.53%) Analytics
13 39 (13.18%) SAP
13 39 (13.18%) Data Modelling
14 38 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
15 37 (12.50%) T-SQL
15 37 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
16 36 (12.16%) Migration
17 35 (11.82%) Team Foundation Server
18 31 (10.47%) Manufacturing
19 30 (10.14%) C#
20 28 (9.46%) HTML
21 27 (9.12%) JavaScript
21 27 (9.12%) Data Management
22 26 (8.78%) PL/SQL
22 26 (8.78%) Data Migration
23 25 (8.45%) QlikView
23 25 (8.45%) CSS
24 24 (8.11%) Java

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 (3.72%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.38%) IIS
2 10 (3.38%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (3.38%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.04%) SAS
4 8 (2.70%) JBoss
5 7 (2.36%) Apache
6 6 (2.03%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (2.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.69%) CMS
8 4 (1.35%) Drupal
8 4 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.01%) Documentum
9 3 (1.01%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 2 (0.68%) Confluence
10 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.68%) WordPress
11 1 (0.34%) Liferay
Applications
1 19 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.04%) SPSS
3 4 (1.35%) MS Office
4 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (6.42%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (2.70%) FastStats
3 7 (2.36%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (2.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (1.69%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.69%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (1.69%) SAP ERP
5 4 (1.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (1.35%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 3 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle HRMS
6 3 (1.01%) SAP CRM
6 3 (1.01%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.03%) Office 365
3 5 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.68%) IaaS
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.34%) Boomi
7 1 (0.34%) PaaS
7 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.03%) HTTP
1 6 (2.03%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.01%) Network Security
3 1 (0.34%) DHCP
3 1 (0.34%) DNS
3 1 (0.34%) LDAP
3 1 (0.34%) SAN
3 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (28.04%) SQL Server
2 77 (26.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 75 (25.34%) Data Warehouse
4 68 (22.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (15.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 44 (14.86%) Power BI
7 37 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
8 25 (8.45%) QlikView
9 17 (5.74%) Big Data
10 16 (5.41%) Relational Database
10 16 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
11 15 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (4.05%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 11 (3.72%) SQL Server 2016
15 10 (3.38%) Oracle Discoverer
15 10 (3.38%) SAP BW
16 9 (3.04%) Data Mining
16 9 (3.04%) SAP HANA
16 9 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (11.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (3.04%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.36%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (1.69%) CA Gen
4 5 (1.69%) ERwin
5 3 (1.01%) Subversion
6 2 (0.68%) Ant
6 2 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.68%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.68%) JIRA
6 2 (0.68%) Maven
6 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.68%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (0.34%) Moq
7 1 (0.34%) NUnit
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.34%) Selenium
7 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 72 (24.32%) Finance
2 31 (10.47%) Manufacturing
3 22 (7.43%) Marketing
4 20 (6.76%) Advertising
5 18 (6.08%) Retail
6 12 (4.05%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.70%) Banking
8 7 (2.36%) Electronics
9 5 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.35%) Automotive
11 3 (1.01%) Back Office
11 3 (1.01%) Legal
12 1 (0.34%) Billing
12 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 139 (46.96%) Developer
2 55 (18.58%) Analyst
2 55 (18.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 33 (11.15%) Architect
4 30 (10.14%) SQL Developer
5 26 (8.78%) Microsoft Developer
6 22 (7.43%) Consultant
7 20 (6.76%) SSRS Developer
8 19 (6.42%) SQL BI Developer
9 18 (6.08%) SSIS Developer
10 17 (5.74%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 16 (5.41%) Business Analyst
11 16 (5.41%) Project Manager
12 15 (5.07%) DBA
13 13 (4.39%) Business Developer
13 13 (4.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 13 (4.39%) Data Analyst
13 13 (4.39%) SQL DBA
14 10 (3.38%) Business Intelligence Architect
14 10 (3.38%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.46%) HTML
2 25 (8.45%) CSS
3 24 (8.11%) AngularJS
4 23 (7.77%) .NET
5 22 (7.43%) HTML5
6 17 (5.74%) CSS3
7 13 (4.39%) MDX
8 10 (3.38%) ASP.NET
9 7 (2.36%) SAML
10 6 (2.03%) .NET Framework
10 6 (2.03%) Entity Framework
10 6 (2.03%) XML
11 5 (1.69%) J2EE
11 5 (1.69%) REST
12 4 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (1.35%) WCF
12 4 (1.35%) Web Services
13 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (1.01%) jQuery
13 3 (1.01%) Marionette.js
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.05%) Credit Risk
2 12 (4.05%) NHS
2 12 (4.05%) Statistics
2 12 (4.05%) Visualisation
3 10 (3.38%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.03%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.69%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.69%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.35%) Clustering
6 4 (1.35%) Replication
7 3 (1.01%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.01%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.68%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.68%) User Experience
9 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.41%) Windows
2 13 (4.39%) Unix
3 12 (4.05%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.70%) Linux
5 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.68%) VME
8 1 (0.34%) AIX
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (20.61%) ETL
3 43 (14.53%) Analytics
4 39 (13.18%) Data Modelling
5 36 (12.16%) Migration
6 27 (9.12%) Data Management
7 26 (8.78%) Data Migration
8 22 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (5.74%) CRM
9 17 (5.74%) Service Management
10 16 (5.41%) Waterfall
11 15 (5.07%) Data Analysis
11 15 (5.07%) Kimball Methodology
12 14 (4.73%) Project Management
12 14 (4.73%) Workflow
13 13 (4.39%) ITIL
14 12 (4.05%) Programme Management
15 11 (3.72%) Data Analytics
15 11 (3.72%) Test Strategy
15 11 (3.72%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 138 (46.62%) SQL
2 37 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 30 (10.14%) C#
4 27 (9.12%) JavaScript
5 26 (8.78%) PL/SQL
6 24 (8.11%) Java
7 17 (5.74%) X++
8 7 (2.36%) VBA
9 5 (1.69%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.35%) C
10 4 (1.35%) Perl
10 4 (1.35%) Python
11 3 (1.01%) ABAP
11 3 (1.01%) COBOL
11 3 (1.01%) PHP
11 3 (1.01%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.01%) VB
12 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.34%) R
13 1 (0.34%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 16 (5.41%) Degree
2 7 (2.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.35%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.34%) CCAB
6 1 (0.34%) CIMA
6 1 (0.34%) HND
6 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.34%) MCSA
6 1 (0.34%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.07%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.34%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.34%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.03%) Oracle Identity Management
1 6 (2.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.34%) Oozie
3 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 84 (28.38%) Microsoft
2 46 (15.54%) Oracle
3 39 (13.18%) SAP
4 12 (4.05%) Cognos
4 12 (4.05%) Tableau
5 10 (3.38%) IBM
6 9 (3.04%) Informatica
7 7 (2.36%) Google
7 7 (2.36%) Pega
7 7 (2.36%) Teradata
8 4 (1.35%) BEA
8 4 (1.35%) JDA
9 3 (1.01%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.68%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.68%) HP
10 2 (0.68%) ILOG
10 2 (0.68%) Netezza
10 2 (0.68%) Sage
10 2 (0.68%) VMware
10 2 (0.68%) webMethods
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