Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 6 months to 23 September 2018 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.

Business Intelligence (BI)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 26 37
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11 -19
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 53 39 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 9.74% 5.78% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.95% 6.54% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 25 15
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £465 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +9.41% -8.11%
10th Percentile £379 £404 £353
90th Percentile £575 £525 £588
East of England median daily rate £525 £513 £400
% change year-on-year +2.44% +28.13% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 - £27.00

Business Intelligence is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 484 596 561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.97% 88.30% 83.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 422 372
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £439 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +3.24% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £584 £575 £606
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 9
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £46.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -67.44% +77.19%
10th Percentile £13.82 £10.87 £28.30
90th Percentile £20.23 £34.07 £51.12
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% +10.00% -

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Bedfordshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Bedfordshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Bedfordshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Bedfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Bedfordshire

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -1 21 £450 - 4
Bedford - 7 £450 - 1
Dunstable - 2 £438 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £513 -
Business Intelligence
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 23 (43.40%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (37.74%) SQL
3 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
4 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (30.19%) ETL
5 16 (30.19%) Analytics
6 14 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (26.42%) Big Data
6 14 (26.42%) Data Structures
7 13 (24.53%) Data Modelling
8 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
10 10 (18.87%) Hadoop
10 10 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (16.98%) Infor
11 9 (16.98%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (16.98%) Python
11 9 (16.98%) Apache Spark
11 9 (16.98%) Data Science
12 8 (15.09%) ERP
12 8 (15.09%) OLAP
12 8 (15.09%) Oracle
12 8 (15.09%) Finance
13 7 (13.21%) Retail
13 7 (13.21%) Test Scripting
13 7 (13.21%) Visualisation

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 9 (16.98%) Apache Spark
2 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.89%) Luigi
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Infor M3
2 3 (5.66%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.77%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.55%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (7.55%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (7.55%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (3.77%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.77%) Office 365
5 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) VPN
2 1 (1.89%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
3 14 (26.42%) Big Data
3 14 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (18.87%) Hadoop
7 9 (16.98%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (15.09%) OLAP
9 6 (11.32%) Power BI
10 5 (9.43%) Apache Hive
10 5 (9.43%) Apache Kudu
10 5 (9.43%) Impala
10 5 (9.43%) OLTP
10 5 (9.43%) RDBMS
10 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
11 4 (7.55%) Amazon Athena
11 4 (7.55%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (7.55%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Local Government
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Analyst
2 13 (24.53%) Architect
2 13 (24.53%) Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Business Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Big Data Architect
6 6 (11.32%) Data Architect
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.43%) SQL BI Developer
7 5 (9.43%) SQL Developer
8 4 (7.55%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Big Data Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Business Change Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Change Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Data Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) AWS Architect
9 3 (5.66%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) Kafka
2 4 (7.55%) .NET
3 3 (5.66%) J2EE
4 1 (1.89%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Data Structures
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.89%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Unix
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) Analytics
2 16 (30.19%) ETL
3 13 (24.53%) Data Modelling
4 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.98%) Data Science
6 8 (15.09%) ERP
7 7 (13.21%) Contingency Planning
7 7 (13.21%) Scorecard
7 7 (13.21%) Test Scripting
7 7 (13.21%) Visualisation
8 6 (11.32%) Data Flow Diagram
8 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
8 6 (11.32%) Scrum
8 6 (11.32%) Use Case
8 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.43%) Change Management
9 5 (9.43%) CRM
9 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) SQL
2 9 (16.98%) Python
3 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.55%) C++
4 4 (7.55%) Java
5 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) C#
7 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
1 1 (1.89%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) PMO
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Apache Flume
1 5 (9.43%) HDFS
2 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Oozie
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.98%) Infor
3 8 (15.09%) Oracle
4 5 (9.43%) Cognos
4 5 (9.43%) Tableau
5 3 (5.66%) SAP
6 2 (3.77%) Adaptive Insights
6 2 (3.77%) Hyperion
6 2 (3.77%) Tagetik
7 1 (1.89%) Anaplan
7 1 (1.89%) HP