Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 22 October 2018 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 26 36
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 78 84 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.44% 5.56% 5.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.58% 6.73% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 63 46
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -1.54% +0.31%
10th Percentile £299 £228 £306
90th Percentile £545 £550 £556
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £35.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £10.41 £43.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year -76.22% +236.54% -31.83%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,185 1,249 1,300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 82.58% 82.61% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 811 906 845
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £238 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 17 31
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.60
90th Percentile £23.60 £47.45 £36.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £24.98 £17.50
% change year-on-year -39.95% +42.74% -16.67%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Birmingham

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Birmingham

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Birmingham

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 30 (38.46%) SQL
2 25 (32.05%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (28.21%) Retail
3 22 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (28.21%) Power BI
4 20 (25.64%) SQL Server
5 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (21.79%) PMO
6 17 (21.79%) Finance
6 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (20.51%) Analytics
8 15 (19.23%) Tableau
8 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (19.23%) NHS
8 15 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
10 13 (16.67%) Migration
10 13 (16.67%) Visualisation
11 11 (14.10%) Data Modelling
11 11 (14.10%) ETL
11 11 (14.10%) T-SQL
11 11 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
11 11 (14.10%) Security Cleared
12 10 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (11.54%) Java
13 9 (11.54%) SAP
13 9 (11.54%) CSS

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (5.13%) Confluence
2 1 (1.28%) Jupyter
2 1 (1.28%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.56%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.56%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (2.56%) IaaS
4 2 (2.56%) PaaS
4 2 (2.56%) Route 53
5 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) DNS
1 1 (1.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.05%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (28.21%) Power BI
2 22 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (25.64%) SQL Server
4 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (8.97%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 6 (7.69%) SAP BW
7 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (6.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 5 (6.41%) Lumira
8 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (6.41%) QlikView
9 3 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 9 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.69%) JIRA
3 4 (5.13%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.13%) DbUnit
3 4 (5.13%) JMeter
3 4 (5.13%) jMock
3 4 (5.13%) JUnit
3 4 (5.13%) Maven
3 4 (5.13%) Mockito
3 4 (5.13%) Selenium
3 4 (5.13%) SoapUI
3 4 (5.13%) SonarQube
4 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (3.85%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 22 (28.21%) Retail
2 17 (21.79%) Finance
3 6 (7.69%) Legal
4 4 (5.13%) Marketing
5 3 (3.85%) Banking
5 3 (3.85%) Electronics
5 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.56%) Automotive
6 2 (2.56%) Back Office
6 2 (2.56%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (33.33%) Analyst
2 23 (29.49%) Developer
3 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Data Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Consultant
6 7 (8.97%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Performance Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Performance Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) Tableau Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) SQL Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) SQL Data Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) CSS
1 9 (11.54%) RESTful
1 9 (11.54%) Web Services
2 8 (10.26%) .NET
3 7 (8.97%) HTML
3 7 (8.97%) Spring
4 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.41%) J2EE
6 4 (5.13%) Ajax
6 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.13%) Apache Camel
6 4 (5.13%) jQuery
6 4 (5.13%) PowerMock
6 4 (5.13%) SOAP
6 4 (5.13%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.56%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.56%) JPA
7 2 (2.56%) Laravel
7 2 (2.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (19.23%) NHS
3 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.28%) FMCG
6 1 (1.28%) Photography
6 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.28%) Robotics
6 1 (1.28%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.51%) Analytics
2 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (16.67%) Migration
3 13 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 11 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (14.10%) Data Modelling
4 11 (14.10%) ETL
5 9 (11.54%) Data Analysis
5 9 (11.54%) TDD
6 8 (10.26%) Dashboard Development
6 8 (10.26%) Scrum
7 7 (8.97%) Data Management
7 7 (8.97%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.69%) BDD
8 6 (7.69%) Coaching
8 6 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (7.69%) ERP
8 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.46%) SQL
2 11 (14.10%) T-SQL
3 9 (11.54%) Java
4 7 (8.97%) C#
5 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.13%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.13%) Python
7 3 (3.85%) C
8 2 (2.56%) R
8 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.28%) PHP
9 1 (1.28%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
1 11 (14.10%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.41%) Degree
3 2 (2.56%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.56%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.28%) ISEB
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.79%) PMO
2 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.28%) GDPR
3 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.13%) vSphere
2 3 (3.85%) Docker
3 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Puppet
1 2 (2.56%) Terraform
2 1 (1.28%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.28%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) Tableau
2 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.54%) SAP
4 5 (6.41%) Oracle
4 5 (6.41%) VMware
5 3 (3.85%) Alteryx
6 2 (2.56%) Birst
6 2 (2.56%) Google
7 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.28%) Citrix
7 1 (1.28%) Cognos
7 1 (1.28%) GoldenSource
7 1 (1.28%) IBM
7 1 (1.28%) Jaspersoft