The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Intelligence (BI)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 29 39 28
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 26 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.83% 4.45% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 5.28% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 33
Median daily rate £400 £298 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.45% -33.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £165 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £485 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £28.25 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +117.30% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year -43.75% +39.13%  

Business Intelligence is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 455 814 677
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 84.57% 84.27% 83.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 511 440
Median daily rate £400 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 33
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.44% -35.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.00 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Cheshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Cheshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Cheshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Cheshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Cheshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Cheshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Cheshire

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +26 4 £338 -3.57% 8
Crewe 0 4 - -
Chester +12 3 £375 +66.66% 5
Macclesfield +2 3 £525 -50.00%
Knutsford +9 1 - -
Business Intelligence
North West

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 33 (52.38%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (44.44%) ETL
3 24 (38.10%) SQL
3 24 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (36.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
5 19 (30.16%) Finance
6 18 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
8 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (20.63%) Project Management
10 12 (19.05%) Big Data
11 11 (17.46%) Analytics
11 11 (17.46%) QA
12 10 (15.87%) T-SQL
12 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (14.29%) SDLC
13 9 (14.29%) Power BI
13 9 (14.29%) Oracle
14 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
14 8 (12.70%) Business Analysis
14 8 (12.70%) Scrum
14 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (12.70%) Tableau
15 7 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 7 (11.11%) Data Integration
16 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (9.52%) QlikView
16 6 (9.52%) MDX

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Mingle
2 1 (1.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.17%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.59%) SAP MDG
3 1 (1.59%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (52.38%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
3 23 (36.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (19.05%) Big Data
6 9 (14.29%) Power BI
7 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 6 (9.52%) QlikView
9 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (7.94%) Data Mining
11 3 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
12 2 (3.17%) Data Lake
12 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
12 2 (3.17%) MySQL
12 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
12 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (4.76%) JIRA
3 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Local Government
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Developer
2 13 (20.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 11 (17.46%) Architect
4 7 (11.11%) Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Applications Architect
4 7 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
5 5 (7.94%) Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Business Developer
6 4 (6.35%) DBA
6 4 (6.35%) SQL DBA
6 4 (6.35%) Talend Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.76%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Tableau Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Tester
8 2 (3.17%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) MDX
2 2 (3.17%) Web Services
3 1 (1.59%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) CSS
3 1 (1.59%) DHTML
3 1 (1.59%) HTML
3 1 (1.59%) Laravel
3 1 (1.59%) REST
3 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.35%) NHS
3 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) Replication
4 1 (1.59%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) ETL
2 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.63%) Project Management
4 11 (17.46%) Analytics
5 9 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (14.29%) SDLC
6 8 (12.70%) Business Analysis
6 8 (12.70%) Scrum
7 7 (11.11%) Data Integration
8 5 (7.94%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.94%) Data Analytics
8 5 (7.94%) High Availability
8 5 (7.94%) Kanban
8 5 (7.94%) Migration
8 5 (7.94%) Visualisation
9 4 (6.35%) Data Management
9 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.35%) Master Data Management
9 4 (6.35%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.10%) SQL
2 10 (15.87%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.59%) Java
5 1 (1.59%) Perl
5 1 (1.59%) PHP
5 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.59%) Python
5 1 (1.59%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.59%) GDPR
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) Oracle
3 8 (12.70%) Tableau
4 5 (7.94%) Cognos
5 4 (6.35%) Hyperion
5 4 (6.35%) Talend
6 2 (3.17%) IBM
7 1 (1.59%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.59%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.59%) Informatica
7 1 (1.59%) SAP
7 1 (1.59%) Splunk
7 1 (1.59%) Teradata
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