Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 November 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.

Business Intelligence (BI)
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 24 24
Rank change year-on-year +9 0 +27
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 126 59 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.83% 6.72% 6.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.50% 7.86% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 52 51
Essex median daily rate £525 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
10th Percentile £506 £225 £313
90th Percentile £600 £500 £550
East of England median daily rate £500 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +25.00% -3.03% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Essex median hourly rate - £46.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -41.67% +106.90% -54.33%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 681 751 953
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 85.55% 85.54% 79.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 452 520
Essex median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £300 £225 £250
90th Percentile £600 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 143 146
Essex median hourly rate £31.03 £31.90 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.73% +4.59% +3.39%
10th Percentile £12.26 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.60 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £31.95 £23.63
% change year-on-year -1.41% +35.24% -1.56%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Essex

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Essex

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Essex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Essex

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Essex

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Chelmsford +6 4 £438 +105.88%
Witham -3 2 £519 +29.69%
Brentwood -17 1 £200 -
Southend-on-Sea -34 1 £375 -21.05%
Wickford - 1 £425 - 3
Business Intelligence
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 120 (95.24%) Finance
2 117 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (92.06%) Manufacturing
3 116 (92.06%) Programme Management
3 116 (92.06%) Electronics
3 116 (92.06%) Telecoms
3 116 (92.06%) Marketing
3 116 (92.06%) SAP
3 116 (92.06%) Digital Marketing
4 113 (89.68%) TDD
5 110 (87.30%) SOA
6 106 (84.13%) Middleware
7 82 (65.08%) XML
8 81 (64.29%) JSON
8 81 (64.29%) Greenfield Project
9 72 (57.14%) Oracle
9 72 (57.14%) Mule
9 72 (57.14%) Oracle Service Bus
9 72 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 72 (57.14%) WSO2
9 72 (57.14%) Apache Camel
10 71 (56.35%) Swagger
10 71 (56.35%) XSLT
10 71 (56.35%) XPath
10 71 (56.35%) Maven
10 71 (56.35%) WireMock
11 43 (34.13%) Scrum
12 35 (27.78%) SOAP
13 30 (23.81%) Web Services
13 30 (23.81%) Continuous Integration

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 72 (57.14%) Mule
1 72 (57.14%) Oracle Service Bus
1 72 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.59%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (2.38%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.38%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 3 (2.38%) Cognos Connection
3 3 (2.38%) Cognos Event Studio
3 3 (2.38%) Cognos Query Studio
3 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.38%) MOLAP
3 3 (2.38%) OLAP
3 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.59%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 71 (56.35%) Maven
2 27 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.76%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.17%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.59%) JIRA
6 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.79%) MorphX
6 1 (0.79%) XMLSpy
General
1 120 (95.24%) Finance
2 116 (92.06%) Electronics
2 116 (92.06%) Manufacturing
2 116 (92.06%) Marketing
2 116 (92.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.38%) Back Office
3 3 (2.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 78 (61.90%) Developer
2 58 (46.03%) Integration Developer
3 57 (45.24%) Agile Developer
4 55 (43.65%) SOA Developer
5 43 (34.13%) Senior Developer
6 27 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
7 26 (20.63%) Lead Developer
7 26 (20.63%) Senior Agile Developer
8 20 (15.87%) Middleware Engineer
9 16 (12.70%) Integration Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) Analyst
11 6 (4.76%) Agile Tester
11 6 (4.76%) Senior Agile Tester
11 6 (4.76%) Senior Tester
11 6 (4.76%) SOA Tester
11 6 (4.76%) Tester
12 5 (3.97%) Business Analyst
12 5 (3.97%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (3.97%) Technical Business Analyst
13 4 (3.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (84.13%) Middleware
2 82 (65.08%) XML
3 81 (64.29%) JSON
4 72 (57.14%) Apache Camel
5 71 (56.35%) Swagger
5 71 (56.35%) WireMock
5 71 (56.35%) XSLT
6 35 (27.78%) SOAP
7 30 (23.81%) Web Services
8 24 (19.05%) RESTful
9 11 (8.73%) WSDL
10 10 (7.94%) XSD
11 5 (3.97%) REST
12 4 (3.17%) JSON Schema
13 3 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 81 (64.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (0.79%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (92.06%) Digital Marketing
2 116 (92.06%) Programme Management
3 113 (89.68%) TDD
4 110 (87.30%) SOA
5 43 (34.13%) Scrum
6 30 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (23.81%) DevOps
7 27 (21.43%) Configuration Management
8 6 (4.76%) API Testing
9 5 (3.97%) API Design
9 5 (3.97%) Business Analysis
9 5 (3.97%) User Stories
10 4 (3.17%) Migration
11 3 (2.38%) Analytics
11 3 (2.38%) Coaching
11 3 (2.38%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (2.38%) Financial Modelling
11 3 (2.38%) Kanban
11 3 (2.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (56.35%) XPath
2 25 (19.84%) Java
3 8 (6.35%) SQL
4 6 (4.76%) Groovy
5 5 (3.97%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.17%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.59%) ISEB
2 2 (1.59%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 27 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (21.43%) Puppet
2 4 (3.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 116 (92.06%) SAP
2 72 (57.14%) Oracle
2 72 (57.14%) WSO2
3 3 (2.38%) Cognos
3 3 (2.38%) IBM
4 2 (1.59%) Microsoft