Period
to 21 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast 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 21 October 2019 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)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 26 78
Rank change year-on-year +1 +52 -58
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 15 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.35% 6.71% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.64% 7.91% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 7
Belfast median daily rate £249 £432 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.35% +4.61% +112.90%
10th Percentile £201 £300 £184
90th Percentile £338 £530 £469
County Antrim median daily rate £249 £432 £413
% change year-on-year -42.35% +4.61% +112.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate £18.00 - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £19.50 - -

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 Belfast with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 266 278 550
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 77.10% 84.76% 89.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 195 444
Belfast median daily rate £425 £422 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.71% +2.30% +26.92%
10th Percentile £199 £275 £304
90th Percentile £588 £516 £500
County Antrim median daily rate £425 £422 £413
% change year-on-year +0.71% +2.30% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 7
Belfast median hourly rate £13.20 £27.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.00% +96.43% -10.40%
10th Percentile £10.46 £11.17 £9.65
90th Percentile £17.08 £43.75 £27.10
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.25 £35.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -59.29% +150.00% +7.69%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Belfast

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Belfast

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Belfast over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) QlikView
3 7 (46.67%) Data Modelling
3 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) Power BI
3 7 (46.67%) Power Platform
4 6 (40.00%) Tableau
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (40.00%) XML
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (26.67%) Statistics
6 4 (26.67%) Banking
6 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
6 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (26.67%) SPSS
6 4 (26.67%) Cognos
6 4 (26.67%) Data Mining
6 4 (26.67%) ETL
6 4 (26.67%) SAS
6 4 (26.67%) Public Sector
7 3 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (20.00%) Star Schema
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 4 (26.67%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (26.67%) SPSS
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Power Platform
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) QlikView
2 7 (46.67%) Power BI
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (26.67%) Data Mining
5 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (20.00%) Star Schema
6 1 (6.67%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Public Sector
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Data Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Data Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Power BI Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) OBIEE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) e-Health
1 1 (6.67%) LIMS
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
1 1 (6.67%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (26.67%) ETL
2 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
2 4 (26.67%) Statistics
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) Data Entry
5 1 (6.67%) ePrescribing
5 1 (6.67%) Health Informatics
5 1 (6.67%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (40.00%) Tableau
2 4 (26.67%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle