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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 11 17
Rank change year-on-year -47 +6  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.81% 6.98% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 8.11% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Median daily rate £438 £456 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.10% +225.89%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.98 £32.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -23.13% +36.84%  

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 278 74 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 83.73% 86.05% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 39 26
Median daily rate £413 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £438 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £13.78 £17.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.97% -46.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 10 (76.92%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) QlikView
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) ETL
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) Banking
5 4 (30.77%) Data Management
5 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
6 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
6 3 (23.08%) DB2
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) Cognos
6 3 (23.08%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
6 3 (23.08%) Data Quality
6 3 (23.08%) Big Data
6 3 (23.08%) Talend
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
6 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (23.08%) SDLC
7 2 (15.38%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills

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:

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) QlikView
4 3 (23.08%) Big Data
4 3 (23.08%) DB2
4 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
4 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
4 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (15.38%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (7.69%) Power BI
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Talend Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Project Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) QlikView Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) QlikView Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) ETL
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Cognos
2 3 (23.08%) Talend
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow