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 3 months to 30 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.

Business Intelligence (BI)
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 18 22
Rank change year-on-year -13 +4  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.33% 4.55% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 5.43% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Median daily rate £370 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.73 £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year -38.18% +39.13%  

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 Belfast with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 180 92 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 85.71% 83.64% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 43 43
Median daily rate £400 £300 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +39.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £109 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £438 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £16.81 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.89% -17.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
2 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) QlikView
3 3 (37.50%) Cognos
3 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) MS Project
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications

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 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Project
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (50.00%) QlikView
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Project Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Payroll Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cognos
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow