The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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)
South East / Kent
Rank 40 45 32
Rank change year-on-year +5 -13  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 8 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.78% 2.17% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 2.85% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 3
Median daily rate £350 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £204 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £474 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 244 351 190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 84.72% 76.14% 73.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 270 107
Median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £210 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 9
Median hourly rate £27.38 £170.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -83.89% +325.00%  
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 Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Kent

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Kent

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Kent

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent 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
Dartford - 1 £110 -
Maidstone - 1 £510 - 1
Business Intelligence
South East

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

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 Kent region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) NHS
5 4 (25.00%) ETL
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
7 2 (12.50%) DB2
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
7 2 (12.50%) Publishing
7 2 (12.50%) Validation
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (12.50%) Power BI
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (12.50%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) High Availability
7 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (6.25%) FileNet
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) DB2
6 2 (12.50%) Power BI
6 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
7 1 (6.25%) DTS
7 1 (6.25%) MS Access
7 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Publishing
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Principal Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Principal Data Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Production DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Information Architect
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Production DBA
5 1 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) WSDL
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) XML Messaging
2 1 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) NHS
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ETL
2 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Data Entry
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) ETL Development
4 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) Netezza
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Teradata