Period
to 19 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 19 February 2020 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)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 34 38
Rank change year-on-year +17 +4 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 243 210 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.77% 4.99% 4.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.15% 5.76% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 142 125
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.28% +0.28% +8.76%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £443 £425
% change year-on-year +1.69% +4.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.50 £22.65 £36.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.88% -37.82% +120.76%
10th Percentile £18.25 £22.65 £32.75
90th Percentile £73.75 £60.33 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.50 £41.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year -55.90% +13.38% -3.90%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,656 3,649 3,411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.96% 86.78% 85.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,402 1,746 1,756
Berkshire median daily rate £445 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £270
90th Percentile £600 £588 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 104 86
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% +22.81% -25.34%
10th Percentile £14.43 £12.00 £10.92
90th Percentile £80.25 £48.75 £45.63
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £26.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -15.09% +10.42% +6.67%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Berkshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Berkshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Berkshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Berkshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Berkshire

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2020. 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
Reading +8 112 £442 -7.05% 20
Newbury +10 26 £450 - 4
Thatcham 0 20 £495 -5.71%
Bracknell +23 11 £500 +36.99% 4
Slough -3 8 £416 +12.88% 5
Wokingham - 6 £325 -
Maidenhead +1 5 £417 -7.39% 4
Business Intelligence
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 152 (62.55%) SQL
2 125 (51.44%) Power BI
2 125 (51.44%) Power Platform
3 106 (43.62%) Analytics
4 101 (41.56%) Azure
5 99 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (39.51%) Microsoft
7 94 (38.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 91 (37.45%) DevOps
8 91 (37.45%) Data Lake
9 76 (31.28%) Visual Studio
10 59 (24.28%) Data Management
11 57 (23.46%) Oracle
12 56 (23.05%) PowerShell
13 53 (21.81%) Infrastructure as Code
14 48 (19.75%) HDInsight
14 48 (19.75%) Visual Studio Team System
14 48 (19.75%) Security Testing
15 46 (18.93%) ETL
16 45 (18.52%) Test Automation
16 45 (18.52%) Data-Driven Testing
17 40 (16.46%) PaaS
17 40 (16.46%) Oracle BI EE
18 39 (16.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 38 (15.64%) Big Data
19 38 (15.64%) Data Modelling
20 37 (15.23%) IaaS
21 35 (14.40%) Oracle ODI
22 34 (13.99%) PL/SQL
22 34 (13.99%) Windows

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (3.29%) Apache Spark
1 8 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.65%) Apache
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.41%) SAS
4 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (5.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.41%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (12.76%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (2.06%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.41%) Maximo
6 1 (0.41%) SAP IBP
Cloud Services
1 125 (51.44%) Power Platform
2 101 (41.56%) Azure
3 40 (16.46%) PaaS
4 37 (15.23%) IaaS
5 29 (11.93%) Data Lake Analytics
6 16 (6.58%) SaaS
7 11 (4.53%) AWS
8 8 (3.29%) iPaaS
8 8 (3.29%) Serverless
9 3 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (1.23%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.23%) Azure Data Factory
9 3 (1.23%) PowerApps
10 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Flow
11 1 (0.41%) GCP
11 1 (0.41%) Office 365
11 1 (0.41%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.23%) Firewall
1 3 (1.23%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (1.23%) Skype
1 3 (1.23%) VoIP
2 2 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (0.82%) Intranet
2 2 (0.82%) Wireless
3 1 (0.41%) DOCSIS
3 1 (0.41%) SDH
3 1 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (51.44%) Power BI
2 94 (38.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 91 (37.45%) Data Lake
4 48 (19.75%) HDInsight
5 40 (16.46%) Oracle BI EE
6 39 (16.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 38 (15.64%) Big Data
8 35 (14.40%) Oracle ODI
9 32 (13.17%) Oracle Database
9 32 (13.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 28 (11.52%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (6.58%) SQL Server
12 15 (6.17%) NoSQL
13 14 (5.76%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (4.53%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (4.53%) MongoDB
14 11 (4.53%) Relational Database
15 10 (4.12%) BusinessObjects
16 8 (3.29%) Data Mart
16 8 (3.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 76 (31.28%) Visual Studio
2 48 (19.75%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (2.06%) JIRA
4 4 (1.65%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.23%) ERwin
General
1 32 (13.17%) Telecoms
2 29 (11.93%) Finance
3 11 (4.53%) Legal
4 8 (3.29%) Public Sector
5 7 (2.88%) Marketing
6 6 (2.47%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.65%) Automotive
7 4 (1.65%) Electronics
7 4 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.65%) Retail
8 3 (1.23%) Billing
8 3 (1.23%) Local Government
9 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (30.45%) Analyst
2 49 (20.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 45 (18.52%) Developer
4 24 (9.88%) Service Analyst
5 23 (9.47%) Architect
5 23 (9.47%) OBIEE Developer
5 23 (9.47%) Service Transition Analyst
5 23 (9.47%) Transition Analyst
6 22 (9.05%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 22 (9.05%) Azure Engineer
6 22 (9.05%) Data Analyst
7 19 (7.82%) Business Analyst
7 19 (7.82%) Data Engineer
8 15 (6.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 15 (6.17%) Consultant
9 13 (5.35%) Azure DevOps
9 13 (5.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 13 (5.35%) Technical Developer
10 12 (4.94%) ITIL Service Analyst
11 9 (3.70%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 10 (4.12%) REST
2 10 (4.12%) SOAP
3 8 (3.29%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.65%) XML
5 3 (1.23%) HTML
6 2 (0.82%) CSS
6 2 (0.82%) Web Services
6 2 (0.82%) WSDL
6 2 (0.82%) XML Messaging
6 2 (0.82%) XSD
7 1 (0.41%) .NET
7 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.41%) EDI
7 1 (0.41%) LDAP
7 1 (0.41%) Middleware
7 1 (0.41%) OpenID
7 1 (0.41%) SAML
7 1 (0.41%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.41%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.88%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.47%) Private Cloud
4 5 (2.06%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (1.65%) Mashup
6 3 (1.23%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.82%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.82%) NHS
7 2 (0.82%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.41%) Blog
8 1 (0.41%) Fibre Optics
8 1 (0.41%) FMCG
8 1 (0.41%) Industry 4.0
8 1 (0.41%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.99%) Windows
2 5 (2.06%) Linux
3 3 (1.23%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.82%) VMS
5 1 (0.41%) Unix
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (43.62%) Analytics
2 99 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (37.45%) DevOps
4 59 (24.28%) Data Management
5 53 (21.81%) Infrastructure as Code
6 48 (19.75%) Security Testing
7 46 (18.93%) ETL
8 45 (18.52%) Data-Driven Testing
8 45 (18.52%) Test Automation
9 38 (15.64%) Data Modelling
10 33 (13.58%) Continuous Delivery
10 33 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (11.52%) Defect Management
12 25 (10.29%) ITIL
13 24 (9.88%) ITIL V3
14 23 (9.47%) Release Management
15 22 (9.05%) Scrum
16 21 (8.64%) Migration
17 19 (7.82%) Data Science
18 18 (7.41%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 152 (62.55%) SQL
2 56 (23.05%) PowerShell
3 34 (13.99%) PL/SQL
4 21 (8.64%) Python
5 15 (6.17%) R
6 13 (5.35%) Scala
7 4 (1.65%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.23%) C
8 3 (1.23%) Java
8 3 (1.23%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.23%) VBA
9 1 (0.41%) C#
9 1 (0.41%) Korn
9 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (7.82%) Security Cleared
2 18 (7.41%) Degree
3 15 (6.17%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.65%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.41%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.41%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.35%) Data Quality
2 12 (4.94%) QA
3 5 (2.06%) PMO
4 4 (1.65%) GDPR
5 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (11.93%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.41%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (0.41%) SCCM
1 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (39.51%) Microsoft
2 57 (23.46%) Oracle
3 22 (9.05%) Tableau
4 17 (7.00%) Informatica
5 15 (6.17%) SAP
6 8 (3.29%) Databricks
7 6 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.65%) Hyperion
8 4 (1.65%) Marketo
8 4 (1.65%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (1.65%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.23%) Adobe
9 3 (1.23%) ClickTale
9 3 (1.23%) Cloudera
9 3 (1.23%) Maxymiser
9 3 (1.23%) Optimizely
10 2 (0.82%) Alteryx
10 2 (0.82%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.82%) Cisco
11 1 (0.41%) MapR