Period
to 3 April 2020

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 3 April 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
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 42 55
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 60 104 104
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Leeds 4.13% 4.61% 4.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 5.24% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 68 72
Median daily rate £400 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £311 £313 £259
90th Percentile £575 £520 £536
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 0
Median hourly rate £20.11 £20.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.67% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.11 £20.25 -
% change year-on-year -0.67% - -

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 1,281 1,985 2,178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 88.22% 88.03% 87.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 827 1,391 1,512
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £291
90th Percentile £620 £575 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £443 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 58 47
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.24 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -49.41% +196.30%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £35.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.32 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.47% +4.66% +22.81%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Leeds

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in Leeds.

Daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Leeds

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence in Leeds over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Leeds

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in Leeds.

Hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Leeds

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Business Intelligence in Leeds over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 April 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 40 (66.67%) SQL
2 31 (51.67%) Power BI
2 31 (51.67%) Power Platform
3 21 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 19 (31.67%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
6 17 (28.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (28.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Excel
7 14 (23.33%) Public Sector
8 13 (21.67%) T-SQL
8 13 (21.67%) NHS
9 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (18.33%) Visualisation
11 10 (16.67%) Data Modelling
12 9 (15.00%) ETL
12 9 (15.00%) QlikView
12 9 (15.00%) Data Analysis
13 8 (13.33%) Tableau
13 8 (13.33%) Data Quality
13 8 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
14 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
14 7 (11.67%) Finance
14 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
15 6 (10.00%) Azure
15 6 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
15 6 (10.00%) Qlik Sense
15 6 (10.00%) Decision-Making

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 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (51.67%) Power Platform
2 6 (10.00%) Azure
3 3 (5.00%) AWS
4 2 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.33%) GCP
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.67%) Apigee
5 1 (1.67%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (51.67%) Power BI
2 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 19 (31.67%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (28.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (28.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (15.00%) QlikView
7 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
8 6 (10.00%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (5.00%) Data Lake
9 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Power View
10 2 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (3.33%) Data Mart
10 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.67%) Big Data
11 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.67%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.67%) GitLab
3 1 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (23.33%) Public Sector
2 7 (11.67%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Back Office
4 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Electronics
5 1 (1.67%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Local Government
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
5 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Developer
2 21 (35.00%) Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Data Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Report Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Information Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Power BI Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Crystal Reports Developer
9 3 (5.00%) DBA
9 3 (5.00%) SQL DBA
9 3 (5.00%) Technical Architect
10 2 (3.33%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
1 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.33%) PySpark
3 1 (1.67%) .NET Core
3 1 (1.67%) JSON
3 1 (1.67%) OAuth
3 1 (1.67%) OAuth2
3 1 (1.67%) Pandas
3 1 (1.67%) RESTful
3 1 (1.67%) RxJS
3 1 (1.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (21.67%) NHS
3 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) e-Health
5 1 (1.67%) FMCG
5 1 (1.67%) LIMS
5 1 (1.67%) PACS
5 1 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
1 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.33%) Visualisation
3 10 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 9 (15.00%) Data Analysis
4 9 (15.00%) ETL
5 8 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (10.00%) Decision-Making
7 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (8.33%) Migration
8 4 (6.67%) Analytical Thinking
8 4 (6.67%) Analytics
8 4 (6.67%) Data Science
8 4 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.00%) Business Process Mapping
9 3 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (5.00%) Logical Data Model
9 3 (5.00%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 40 (66.67%) SQL
2 13 (21.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (8.33%) Python
4 4 (6.67%) C#
4 4 (6.67%) VBA
5 3 (5.00%) Java
5 3 (5.00%) R
6 2 (3.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.67%) HL7
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Tableau
3 4 (6.67%) Google
3 4 (6.67%) SAP
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.67%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.67%) Cognos
5 1 (1.67%) RedGate
5 1 (1.67%) Teradata