Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 17 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 47 24
Rank change year-on-year +9 -23 +16
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 128 115 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.69% 4.37% 6.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.60% 4.98% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 86 145
Leeds median daily rate £438 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £313 £311 £275
90th Percentile £615 £525 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £431 £380 £363
% change year-on-year +13.49% +4.83% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Leeds median hourly rate - - £30.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £29.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -25.42% -4.84% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1939 2311 2847
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.18% 87.74% 87.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1385 1563 2002
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 67
Leeds median hourly rate £20.25 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £13.13 £10.20 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.50 £39.70
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.08 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.97% -3.33% +3.45%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Leeds

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Leeds

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Leeds

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 51 (39.84%) SQL
2 47 (36.72%) Finance
3 46 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (35.16%) SQL Server
4 45 (35.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 30 (23.44%) SAP
7 28 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (21.09%) T-SQL
9 26 (20.31%) Tableau
10 25 (19.53%) Data Integration
11 24 (18.75%) Marketing
11 24 (18.75%) Analytics
12 23 (17.97%) Digital Marketing
12 23 (17.97%) Programme Management
12 23 (17.97%) Manufacturing
12 23 (17.97%) Electronics
12 23 (17.97%) Telecoms
13 17 (13.28%) Microsoft
14 15 (11.72%) Java
15 14 (10.94%) Migration
15 14 (10.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (10.94%) Big Data
16 13 (10.16%) Hadoop
16 13 (10.16%) ETL
16 13 (10.16%) Ansible
17 12 (9.38%) DevOps
17 12 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
17 12 (9.38%) Power BI
17 12 (9.38%) Unix

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 9 (7.03%) Apache Spark
2 7 (5.47%) SAS
3 6 (4.69%) Confluence
4 5 (3.91%) Apache
4 5 (3.91%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.13%) OpenStack
5 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.34%) IIS
6 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 6 (4.69%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (1.56%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) GitHub
2 3 (2.34%) SaaS
3 2 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.56%) IaaS
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.38%) LAN
1 12 (9.38%) WAN
2 8 (6.25%) 3G
2 8 (6.25%) GPRS
2 8 (6.25%) GSM
2 8 (6.25%) Kerberos
2 8 (6.25%) LTE
2 8 (6.25%) SGSN
2 8 (6.25%) Wireless
3 4 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (3.13%) VPN
4 2 (1.56%) DNS
5 1 (0.78%) LDAP
5 1 (0.78%) SMS
5 1 (0.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (35.16%) SQL Server
1 45 (35.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 28 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (10.94%) Big Data
3 14 (10.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (10.16%) Hadoop
5 12 (9.38%) HBase
5 12 (9.38%) Power BI
5 12 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (7.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (5.47%) Apache Hive
10 5 (3.91%) MongoDB
10 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (3.13%) Data Lake
11 4 (3.13%) Impala
11 4 (3.13%) Pentaho
11 4 (3.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (7.81%) JIRA
2 7 (5.47%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.47%) LoadRunner
2 7 (5.47%) Selenium
3 6 (4.69%) HP UFT
4 5 (3.91%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.13%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.34%) ERwin
6 3 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.78%) JMeter
7 1 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 47 (36.72%) Finance
2 24 (18.75%) Marketing
3 23 (17.97%) Electronics
3 23 (17.97%) Manufacturing
3 23 (17.97%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.47%) Publishing
5 4 (3.13%) Retail
6 2 (1.56%) Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (32.81%) Developer
2 27 (21.09%) SQL Developer
3 21 (16.41%) SSIS Developer
4 17 (13.28%) Analyst
5 16 (12.50%) Architect
6 15 (11.72%) T-SQL Developer
7 14 (10.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 14 (10.94%) Consultant
8 10 (7.81%) Data Architect
9 8 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (6.25%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 8 (6.25%) Technical Support
10 6 (4.69%) Agile Test Analyst
10 6 (4.69%) Business Architect
10 6 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 6 (4.69%) SQL BI Developer
10 6 (4.69%) Test Analyst
11 5 (3.91%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.91%) Functional Consultant
11 5 (3.91%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.03%) Kafka
2 8 (6.25%) HTML
3 7 (5.47%) .NET
4 5 (3.91%) Apache Camel
4 5 (3.91%) Drools
4 5 (3.91%) REST
4 5 (3.91%) Spring
4 5 (3.91%) Spring Boot
5 4 (3.13%) Sensu
5 4 (3.13%) Spark Streaming
6 2 (1.56%) Middleware
7 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.78%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.78%) MDX
7 1 (0.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.91%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.34%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (2.34%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.78%) NHS
5 1 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.38%) Unix
2 8 (6.25%) Android
2 8 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 8 (6.25%) Mac OS X
2 8 (6.25%) Windows
2 8 (6.25%) Windows Phone
3 6 (4.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 25 (19.53%) Data Integration
4 24 (18.75%) Analytics
5 23 (17.97%) Digital Marketing
5 23 (17.97%) Programme Management
6 14 (10.94%) Migration
7 13 (10.16%) ETL
8 12 (9.38%) DevOps
9 11 (8.59%) Data Strategy
9 11 (8.59%) Open Source
10 10 (7.81%) Data Architecture
10 10 (7.81%) Scrum
11 8 (6.25%) BDD
11 8 (6.25%) TDD
12 7 (5.47%) Test Scripting
13 6 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (4.69%) Data Analysis
13 6 (4.69%) Data Migration
13 6 (4.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 51 (39.84%) SQL
2 27 (21.09%) T-SQL
3 15 (11.72%) Java
4 11 (8.59%) PowerShell
5 9 (7.03%) VB
6 8 (6.25%) PHP
7 7 (5.47%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.13%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.13%) Python
9 3 (2.34%) C#
9 3 (2.34%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.34%) Scala
10 1 (0.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.78%) R
10 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 6 (4.69%) ISEB
3 4 (3.13%) CCIE
3 4 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.34%) Degree
5 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.78%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.38%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.47%) QA
3 2 (1.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (6.25%) VMware NSX
2 7 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.69%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (3.91%) Docker
4 5 (3.91%) HDFS
5 4 (3.13%) Apache Flume
5 4 (3.13%) vSphere
6 3 (2.34%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (10.16%) Ansible
2 8 (6.25%) AirWatch
3 6 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (3.91%) Kubernetes
4 5 (3.91%) Terraform
5 4 (3.13%) Prometheus
5 4 (3.13%) Puppet
5 4 (3.13%) vCenter Server
5 4 (3.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (23.44%) SAP
2 26 (20.31%) Tableau
3 17 (13.28%) Microsoft
4 12 (9.38%) Oracle
5 11 (8.59%) VMware
6 8 (6.25%) MobileIron
7 6 (4.69%) HP
8 4 (3.13%) Cisco
8 4 (3.13%) Informatica
9 3 (2.34%) CA
10 2 (1.56%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.78%) Datameer
11 1 (0.78%) Logi
11 1 (0.78%) Logi Analytics
11 1 (0.78%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.78%) RedGate
11 1 (0.78%) Talend