Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 22 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 +12
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 103 76 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 6.74% 6.37% 6.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.06% 7.85% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 59 68
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.90% +3.70%
10th Percentile £306 £282 £313
90th Percentile £488 £572 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £37.50 - £27.50

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 1,278 968 1,161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 83.64% 81.07% 82.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 858 639 751
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £218
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 16 37
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £14.18 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.78% +1.29% -37.78%
10th Percentile £8.39 £11.38 £10.73
90th Percentile £42.50 £33.88 £43.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £21.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -27.91% +19.44% -25.00%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 48 (46.60%) SQL
2 41 (39.81%) SQL Server
3 38 (36.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (34.95%) Power BI
5 32 (31.07%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (30.10%) Microsoft
6 31 (30.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (27.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (24.27%) Finance
9 24 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (18.45%) Oracle
12 18 (17.48%) HTML
13 17 (16.50%) Data Modelling
14 16 (15.53%) Analytics
15 15 (14.56%) ETL
15 15 (14.56%) Retail
16 14 (13.59%) Scrum
17 13 (12.62%) TDD
17 13 (12.62%) Tableau
17 13 (12.62%) SQL Server 2016
18 12 (11.65%) SC Cleared
18 12 (11.65%) Security Cleared
18 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
18 12 (11.65%) Java
18 12 (11.65%) T-SQL
19 11 (10.68%) Web Services
19 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Excel
19 11 (10.68%) PMO
19 11 (10.68%) Self-Motivation

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 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.91%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.97%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.97%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.85%) SaaS
4 4 (3.88%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.91%) IaaS
5 3 (2.91%) PaaS
5 3 (2.91%) Trello
6 2 (1.94%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.97%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.97%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) DNS
1 2 (1.94%) SAN
2 1 (0.97%) DHCP
2 1 (0.97%) Internet
2 1 (0.97%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.97%) SSH
2 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.97%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (39.81%) SQL Server
2 38 (36.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (34.95%) Power BI
4 32 (31.07%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (30.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (27.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (12.62%) SQL Server 2016
8 10 (9.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (6.80%) QlikView
9 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
11 5 (4.85%) MySQL
11 5 (4.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database
12 4 (3.88%) RDBMS
12 4 (3.88%) Redis
13 3 (2.91%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (8.74%) JIRA
2 8 (7.77%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.88%) Bitbucket
4 4 (3.88%) Jasmine
4 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.88%) Mocha
4 4 (3.88%) Selenium
5 3 (2.91%) DbUnit
5 3 (2.91%) jMock
5 3 (2.91%) JUnit
5 3 (2.91%) Maven
5 3 (2.91%) Mockito
5 3 (2.91%) SonarQube
5 3 (2.91%) Subversion
5 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (24.27%) Finance
2 15 (14.56%) Retail
3 9 (8.74%) Legal
4 5 (4.85%) Automotive
5 3 (2.91%) Marketing
5 3 (2.91%) Persian Language
6 2 (1.94%) Banking
6 2 (1.94%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 46 (44.66%) Developer
2 27 (26.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 21 (20.39%) Consultant
4 18 (17.48%) Analyst
5 15 (14.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 12 (11.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 8 (7.77%) SQL Developer
7 8 (7.77%) SSAS Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Implementation Consultant
8 6 (5.83%) Performance Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Performance Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) SSIS Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.85%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Power BI Developer
9 5 (4.85%) SSRS Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (3.88%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.48%) HTML
2 11 (10.68%) Web Services
3 10 (9.71%) MDX
4 9 (8.74%) CSS
5 8 (7.77%) .NET
6 6 (5.83%) Ajax
6 6 (5.83%) AngularJS
6 6 (5.83%) HTML5
6 6 (5.83%) jQuery
6 6 (5.83%) LESS
6 6 (5.83%) RESTful
6 6 (5.83%) Sass
7 5 (4.85%) ASP.NET
7 5 (4.85%) J2EE
7 5 (4.85%) Middleware
8 4 (3.88%) Node.js
8 4 (3.88%) SOAP
8 4 (3.88%) Symfony
9 3 (2.91%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.91%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.68%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (6.80%) NHS
4 4 (3.88%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.94%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.97%) EPoS
6 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.85%) Linux
2 4 (3.88%) Windows
3 3 (2.91%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.97%) Unix
4 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (16.50%) Data Modelling
3 16 (15.53%) Analytics
4 15 (14.56%) ETL
5 14 (13.59%) Scrum
6 13 (12.62%) TDD
7 11 (10.68%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (9.71%) Coaching
8 10 (9.71%) Visualisation
9 9 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (8.74%) Decision-Making
9 9 (8.74%) SDLC
10 8 (7.77%) Data Analytics
10 8 (7.77%) Data Visualisation
10 8 (7.77%) ERP
11 7 (6.80%) BDD
11 7 (6.80%) CRM
11 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.80%) Migration
11 7 (6.80%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (46.60%) SQL
2 12 (11.65%) Java
2 12 (11.65%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.85%) C#
3 5 (4.85%) PHP
3 5 (4.85%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.88%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.88%) Python
5 3 (2.91%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.97%) C
6 1 (0.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.97%) PHP 7
6 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (11.65%) SC Cleared
1 12 (11.65%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.91%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.94%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.97%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.97%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.68%) PMO
2 3 (2.91%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.94%) GDPR
4 1 (0.97%) FATCA
4 1 (0.97%) QA
4 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.91%) Docker
1 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.91%) vSphere
2 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.97%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.97%) Puppet
2 1 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.97%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (30.10%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.45%) Oracle
3 13 (12.62%) Tableau
4 11 (10.68%) Jaspersoft
5 4 (3.88%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.88%) Zend
6 3 (2.91%) VMware
7 2 (1.94%) SAP
8 1 (0.97%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.97%) Apple
8 1 (0.97%) Capita
8 1 (0.97%) Citrix
8 1 (0.97%) Informatica
8 1 (0.97%) Progress
8 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com