Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 25 23
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 72 99 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.39% 6.67% 6.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 8.03% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 70 62
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £288 £293 £307
90th Percentile £575 £489 £569
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.50 £28.75 -
% change year-on-year -7.83% - -

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 1,128 1,233 1,041
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 84.37% 83.03% 82.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 833 695
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 46 19
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.06 £14.88 £14.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.69% +4.64% -1.97%
10th Percentile £10.50 £8.39 £11.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £42.50 £41.30
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.43 £15.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year +69.50% -27.71% +13.54%

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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 34 (47.22%) Power BI
1 34 (47.22%) Power Platform
2 30 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 23 (31.94%) SQL Server
4 22 (30.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (27.78%) SQL
6 19 (26.39%) Finance
7 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (23.61%) Analytics
9 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (19.44%) ETL
11 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 12 (16.67%) Data Analysis
11 12 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 11 (15.28%) Tableau
12 11 (15.28%) Data Lake
13 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (13.89%) Migration
14 9 (12.50%) Data Modelling
14 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
15 8 (11.11%) DevOps
15 8 (11.11%) QlikView
15 8 (11.11%) C#
15 8 (11.11%) Windows
15 8 (11.11%) Databricks
16 7 (9.72%) Problem-Solving
16 7 (9.72%) Data Migration

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 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (1.39%) Confluence
3 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.39%) Luigi
3 1 (1.39%) SAS
3 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 1 (1.39%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 34 (47.22%) Power Platform
2 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.33%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.56%) Office 365
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.39%) IaaS
5 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Skype
2 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (47.22%) Power BI
2 30 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (31.94%) SQL Server
4 22 (30.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 11 (15.28%) Data Lake
8 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (11.11%) QlikView
10 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
10 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2017
11 5 (6.94%) Big Data
12 4 (5.56%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 4 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (5.56%) OLAP
12 4 (5.56%) Qlik Sense
12 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (4.17%) Data Mart
13 3 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (5.56%) ERwin
3 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.78%) JIRA
3 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.39%) DbUnit
4 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) jMock
4 1 (1.39%) JUnit
4 1 (1.39%) Maven
4 1 (1.39%) Mockito
4 1 (1.39%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Retail
3 3 (4.17%) Legal
3 3 (4.17%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Electronics
4 2 (2.78%) German Language
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (34.72%) Developer
2 19 (26.39%) Analyst
3 13 (18.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Consultant
5 6 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Power BI Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Power BI Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Report Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Azure DevOps
7 4 (5.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Data Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Information Architect
7 4 (5.56%) QlikView Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) MDX
1 6 (8.33%) Web Services
2 5 (6.94%) JSON
2 5 (6.94%) XML
3 4 (5.56%) .NET
4 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (1.39%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (1.39%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.39%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.39%) HTML
5 1 (1.39%) JPA
5 1 (1.39%) MassTransit
5 1 (1.39%) Pandas
5 1 (1.39%) Seaborn
5 1 (1.39%) Spring
5 1 (1.39%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.39%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.56%) NHS
4 2 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.39%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.61%) Analytics
3 14 (19.44%) ETL
4 12 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 12 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 10 (13.89%) Migration
6 9 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
6 9 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 8 (11.11%) DevOps
8 7 (9.72%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (9.72%) Data Migration
8 7 (9.72%) Kimball Methodology
8 7 (9.72%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (8.33%) Data Integration
9 6 (8.33%) Data Management
9 6 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
9 6 (8.33%) Kanban
9 6 (8.33%) Project Management
9 6 (8.33%) Scrum
9 6 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.78%) SQL
2 8 (11.11%) C#
3 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (4.17%) Java
6 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.78%) Python
6 2 (2.78%) VBA
7 1 (1.39%) C
7 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (1.39%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.39%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) PMO
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.39%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Postfix
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.28%) Tableau
3 8 (11.11%) Databricks
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle
5 5 (6.94%) SAP
6 4 (5.56%) Casewise
7 2 (2.78%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.39%) BEA
8 1 (1.39%) Cognos
8 1 (1.39%) Facebook
8 1 (1.39%) Google
8 1 (1.39%) Informatica
8 1 (1.39%) VMware
8 1 (1.39%) webMethods