Period
to 23 February 2020

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 February 2020 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 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 20 16
Rank change year-on-year -11 -4 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 25 93 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.51% 11.06% 13.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.72% 12.53% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 79 84
Essex median daily rate £513 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £200 £395 £470
90th Percentile £558 £600 £600
East of England median daily rate £425 £475 £459
% change year-on-year -10.53% +3.54% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Essex median hourly rate £13.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £20.75 £30.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -31.40% +72.86% +25.00%

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 437 742 572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 78.88% 88.23% 88.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 439 391
Essex median daily rate £450 £500 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.91% +1.94% +30.67%
10th Percentile £200 £325 £300
90th Percentile £591 £600 £638
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 37
Essex median hourly rate £20.39 £16.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.58% -54.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £14.25 £11.82 £15.75
90th Percentile £26.05 £50.25 £63.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.25 £18.75 £34.25
% change year-on-year +2.67% -45.26% +5.38%

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 February 2020.

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 February 2020. 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
Southend-on-Sea +25 4 £399 -29.89% 2
Chelmsford -3 3 £188 -65.91% 5
Halstead - 2 £525 -
Harlow +5 1 £550 -18.52%
Colchester - 1 £338 - 1
Business Intelligence
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Public Sector
3 8 (32.00%) Finance
3 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (32.00%) Marketing
3 8 (32.00%) DevOps
4 7 (28.00%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (28.00%) Electronics
4 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (28.00%) Programme Management
4 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (28.00%) SAP
5 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
5 6 (24.00%) Java
5 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) Power Platform
5 6 (24.00%) Product Roadmap
5 6 (24.00%) Power BI
6 5 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (20.00%) TDD
6 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (20.00%) JIRA
6 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 5 (20.00%) Confluence
6 5 (20.00%) J2EE
6 5 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 5 (20.00%) Bitbucket

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 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Power Platform
2 2 (8.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (24.00%) Power BI
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (8.00%) Data Lake
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (4.00%) CloverETL
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (4.00%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (4.00%) QlikView
3 1 (4.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (4.00%) SAS EBI
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 5 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) GitLab
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (36.00%) Public Sector
2 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (32.00%) Marketing
3 7 (28.00%) Electronics
3 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Product Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Scrum Master
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Information Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Product Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Product Owner
5 2 (8.00%) RF Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Product Owner
6 1 (4.00%) DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Junior
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) J2EE
2 3 (12.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) RESTful
3 2 (8.00%) SOAP
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) DevOps
3 7 (28.00%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (28.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (24.00%) Product Roadmap
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 5 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (16.00%) ETL
6 4 (16.00%) Product Management
6 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (12.00%) Coaching
7 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (12.00%) Kanban
7 3 (12.00%) Logistics
7 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) SAS Macro
6 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) SAP
3 3 (12.00%) Tableau
4 2 (8.00%) BEA
4 2 (8.00%) webMethods
5 1 (4.00%) Apple
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft