The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Intelligence (BI)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 9 9 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 5.00% 2.78% 13.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 3.57% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £293 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.60% -5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £355 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £355 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -43.75% +23.07%  

Business Intelligence is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 35 28 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 87.50% 77.78% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 19
Median daily rate £310 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.50% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £286 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £531 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -66.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Bedford

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Intelligence in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Bedford

Business Intelligence
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) QlikView
2 2 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Scorecard
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) QlikView
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports Developer
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (50.00%) Data Validation
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Scorecard
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle