Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 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)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 38 31
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 195 174 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.66% 4.39% 5.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 5.12% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 109 121
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £363 £318 £325
90th Percentile £638 £605 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £436
% change year-on-year - +3.15% +9.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Berkshire median hourly rate £72.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +281.58% +8.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £50.10 £12.85 £15.50
90th Percentile £73.75 £25.55 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £40.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +8.64% +138.24% -60.00%

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 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 3,656 3,400 3,232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 87.36% 85.82% 83.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,777 1,699 1,564
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.98%
10th Percentile £275 £255 £263
90th Percentile £613 £575 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 81 127
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +46.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £12.00 £8.06 £11.25
90th Percentile £82.50 £48.75 £39.15
South East median hourly rate £32.00 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +30.61% +22.50% -11.11%

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019. 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 0 75 £544 +16.00% 20
Maidenhead +22 22 £478 +3.24% 1
Newbury -7 21 £425 +9.68% 4
Bracknell 0 16 £480 +1.05% 4
Slough -13 9 £363 -19.44% 3
Wokingham 0 3 £600 +107.47% 1
Windsor - 2 £450 - 1
Business Intelligence
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 80 (41.03%) Power BI
1 80 (41.03%) Power Platform
2 74 (37.95%) SQL
3 63 (32.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 62 (31.79%) Microsoft
5 54 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (26.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 48 (24.62%) Analytics
8 46 (23.59%) DevOps
8 46 (23.59%) Telecoms
9 41 (21.03%) Data Lake
10 38 (19.49%) Data Warehouse
11 35 (17.95%) Data Modelling
12 34 (17.44%) Finance
13 33 (16.92%) PowerShell
14 31 (15.90%) Big Data
14 31 (15.90%) ETL
15 29 (14.87%) PaaS
16 27 (13.85%) Visual Studio
17 25 (12.82%) Tableau
17 25 (12.82%) Visual Studio Team System
18 24 (12.31%) Scrum
18 24 (12.31%) Infrastructure as Code
19 23 (11.79%) Data Science
19 23 (11.79%) Management Information System
20 22 (11.28%) SQL Server
20 22 (11.28%) HDInsight
21 20 (10.26%) IaaS
21 20 (10.26%) Legal
21 20 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 7 (3.59%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.56%) Apache
3 4 (2.05%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.03%) CMS
5 2 (1.03%) Documentum
5 2 (1.03%) MS Project Server
5 2 (1.03%) SAS
5 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.51%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.51%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.03%) SPSS
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.54%) Primavera
1 3 (1.54%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (1.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.03%) Magento
2 2 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.03%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 80 (41.03%) Power Platform
2 63 (32.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (14.87%) PaaS
4 20 (10.26%) IaaS
5 17 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (7.69%) SaaS
7 12 (6.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (6.15%) iPaaS
8 10 (5.13%) Serverless
9 9 (4.62%) Azure Data Factory
10 8 (4.10%) Amazon S3
11 6 (3.08%) Data Lake Analytics
12 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (1.03%) Office 365
13 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.51%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.51%) Stackdriver
13 1 (0.51%) Veeva
13 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.10%) Firewall
2 4 (2.05%) Internet
3 2 (1.03%) 2G
3 2 (1.03%) 3G
3 2 (1.03%) 4G
3 2 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.03%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (1.03%) VoLTE
3 2 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.51%) 5G
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) LAN
4 1 (0.51%) Skype
4 1 (0.51%) VPN
4 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (41.03%) Power BI
2 51 (26.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (21.03%) Data Lake
4 38 (19.49%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (15.90%) Big Data
6 22 (11.28%) HDInsight
6 22 (11.28%) SQL Server
7 20 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (5.64%) Cosmos DB
10 10 (5.13%) Data Mart
11 9 (4.62%) BigQuery
12 7 (3.59%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (2.05%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (2.05%) Hadoop
13 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (2.05%) Oracle Database
13 4 (2.05%) Relational Database
13 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (2.05%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 27 (13.85%) Visual Studio
2 25 (12.82%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.56%) JIRA
4 3 (1.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.51%) ERwin
5 1 (0.51%) GoCD
5 1 (0.51%) Hudson
5 1 (0.51%) MSTest
5 1 (0.51%) ProC
5 1 (0.51%) PVCS
5 1 (0.51%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.51%) Spinnaker
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.51%) tSQLt
5 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 46 (23.59%) Telecoms
2 34 (17.44%) Finance
3 20 (10.26%) Legal
4 17 (8.72%) Retail
5 15 (7.69%) Marketing
6 14 (7.18%) Manufacturing
7 10 (5.13%) Public Sector
8 9 (4.62%) Electronics
8 9 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (4.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (16.92%) Architect
2 30 (15.38%) Developer
3 29 (14.87%) Analyst
4 21 (10.77%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (10.26%) Azure Engineer
6 19 (9.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 16 (8.21%) Azure DevOps
7 16 (8.21%) Data Architect
8 15 (7.69%) Project Manager
9 13 (6.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 13 (6.67%) Consultant
9 13 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
10 11 (5.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 10 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (5.13%) Data Analyst
11 10 (5.13%) Integration Architect
12 9 (4.62%) Business Analyst
12 9 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 9 (4.62%) Enterprise Data Architect
13 8 (4.10%) Power BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.15%) SOAP
2 11 (5.64%) REST
3 7 (3.59%) .NET
3 7 (3.59%) JSON
4 4 (2.05%) XML
5 3 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (1.54%) CSS
5 3 (1.54%) HTML
5 3 (1.54%) Kafka
5 3 (1.54%) Web Services
6 2 (1.03%) COM
6 2 (1.03%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.51%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.51%) EJB
7 1 (0.51%) J2EE
7 1 (0.51%) JMS
7 1 (0.51%) JSP
7 1 (0.51%) RSS
7 1 (0.51%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.79%) Management Information System
2 17 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.08%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.08%) Private Cloud
4 5 (2.56%) Life Science
4 5 (2.56%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.05%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.54%) CMDB
6 3 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.54%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.54%) User Experience
7 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.03%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.03%) Tandem
7 2 (1.03%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.51%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.51%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.51%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.64%) Windows
2 6 (3.08%) Linux
3 3 (1.54%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.03%) VMS
4 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.51%) OpenVMS
5 1 (0.51%) Unix
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (24.62%) Analytics
3 46 (23.59%) DevOps
4 35 (17.95%) Data Modelling
5 31 (15.90%) ETL
6 24 (12.31%) Infrastructure as Code
6 24 (12.31%) Scrum
7 23 (11.79%) Data Science
8 16 (8.21%) Machine Learning
8 16 (8.21%) Project Management
9 15 (7.69%) Data Architecture
9 15 (7.69%) Data Governance
9 15 (7.69%) Data Management
10 14 (7.18%) Decision-Making
10 14 (7.18%) ITIL
10 14 (7.18%) Security Testing
10 14 (7.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (7.18%) Test Automation
11 13 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 74 (37.95%) SQL
2 33 (16.92%) PowerShell
3 13 (6.67%) Python
4 10 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.08%) Bash Shell
5 6 (3.08%) C#
5 6 (3.08%) VBA
6 5 (2.56%) R
7 4 (2.05%) Java
7 4 (2.05%) Scala
8 3 (1.54%) ABAP
8 3 (1.54%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.03%) C
9 2 (1.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.51%) C++
10 1 (0.51%) PHP
10 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.51%) Ruby
10 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (9.74%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.18%) Degree
2 14 (7.18%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.64%) TOGAF Certification
4 4 (2.05%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.54%) PMP
6 2 (1.03%) HNC
6 2 (1.03%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.51%) ACCA
7 1 (0.51%) CIMA
7 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.51%) ISEB
7 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.51%) MBA
7 1 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.51%) OCP
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.18%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.59%) PMO
3 6 (3.08%) QA
4 4 (2.05%) GxP
5 1 (0.51%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.51%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.54%) SCCM
2 2 (1.03%) SCOM
2 2 (1.03%) Terraform
3 1 (0.51%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.51%) Packer
Vendors
1 62 (31.79%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.82%) Tableau
3 15 (7.69%) Oracle
4 14 (7.18%) SAP
5 13 (6.67%) Databricks
6 9 (4.62%) Google
7 7 (3.59%) Informatica
8 5 (2.56%) Cisco
8 5 (2.56%) IBM
9 3 (1.54%) Remedy
9 3 (1.54%) SnapLogic
9 3 (1.54%) Sparx
9 3 (1.54%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.54%) VMware
10 2 (1.03%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.03%) Ericsson
10 2 (1.03%) F5
10 2 (1.03%) Huawei
10 2 (1.03%) Nokia
10 2 (1.03%) Veeam