Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 25 May 2018 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 28 50
Rank change year-on-year -21 +22 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 126 152 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.10% 5.72% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 6.90% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 81 68
Manchester median daily rate £406 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £280 £267 £229
90th Percentile £625 £600 £481
North West median daily rate £378 £381 £373
% change year-on-year -0.98% +2.35% -6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Manchester median hourly rate - - £40.00
North West median hourly rate £32.79 £24.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +33.82% -38.75% -40.30%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,649 2,204 3,061
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 86.23% 82.95% 84.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,727 1,346 1,806
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +7.27%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £244
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 48 60
Manchester median hourly rate £19.52 £20.25 £18.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.60% +9.50% +27.53%
10th Percentile £12.82 £11.75 £12.75
90th Percentile £42.00 £46.13 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £22.65 £35.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year -36.20% +13.60% +42.63%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Manchester

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Manchester

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Manchester

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Manchester

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. 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
Stockport -2 5 £375 +97.37% 7
Bolton +7 4 £238 -
Salford +2 4 £250 -37.50%
Business Intelligence
North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 45 (35.71%) Finance
2 44 (34.92%) SQL
3 35 (27.78%) Big Data
4 34 (26.98%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (26.19%) Marketing
5 33 (26.19%) SAP
6 32 (25.40%) Python
6 32 (25.40%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (24.60%) Power BI
8 29 (23.02%) Manufacturing
8 29 (23.02%) Electronics
8 29 (23.02%) Telecoms
8 29 (23.02%) Programme Management
8 29 (23.02%) Digital Marketing
9 24 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 24 (19.05%) Machine Learning
10 23 (18.25%) Test Automation
10 23 (18.25%) Visualisation
10 23 (18.25%) SQL Server
11 21 (16.67%) Analytics
12 20 (15.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (15.08%) Tableau
13 19 (15.08%) DevOps
14 18 (14.29%) Kubernetes
14 18 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
14 18 (14.29%) Linux
14 18 (14.29%) SAS
14 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
15 17 (13.49%) ETL
15 17 (13.49%) Hadoop

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 18 (14.29%) SAS
2 10 (7.94%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.59%) IIS
4 2 (1.59%) Tornado
5 1 (0.79%) Confluence
5 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.59%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.79%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.38%) SaaS
5 2 (1.59%) IaaS
5 2 (1.59%) PaaS
6 1 (0.79%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (27.78%) Big Data
2 32 (25.40%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (24.60%) Power BI
4 24 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (18.25%) SQL Server
6 20 (15.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (13.49%) Hadoop
8 13 (10.32%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (6.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 7 (5.56%) Apache Hive
11 7 (5.56%) HBase
11 7 (5.56%) MongoDB
11 7 (5.56%) Pentaho
11 7 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (4.76%) Base SAS
12 6 (4.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 6 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 5 (3.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (11.90%) TeamCity
2 13 (10.32%) JIRA
3 9 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.14%) GitLab
3 9 (7.14%) PyCharm
4 7 (5.56%) ERwin
5 4 (3.17%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.59%) Selenium
8 1 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (35.71%) Finance
2 33 (26.19%) Marketing
3 29 (23.02%) Electronics
3 29 (23.02%) Manufacturing
3 29 (23.02%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.76%) Retail
5 5 (3.97%) Legal
6 2 (1.59%) Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Automotive
7 1 (0.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (38.89%) Developer
2 20 (15.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 18 (14.29%) Analyst
4 15 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) Consultant
6 10 (7.94%) Architect
6 10 (7.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 10 (7.94%) Data Analyst
7 9 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) Salesforce Analyst
9 7 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 7 (5.56%) Data Architect
10 6 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
10 6 (4.76%) Power BI Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Tableau Developer
11 5 (3.97%) Business Developer
11 5 (3.97%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.94%) HTML
2 9 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 9 (7.14%) CSS
3 8 (6.35%) .NET
4 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.97%) jQuery
6 4 (3.17%) React
7 3 (2.38%) PySpark
7 3 (2.38%) REST
7 3 (2.38%) SOAP
7 3 (2.38%) Web Services
8 2 (1.59%) Flask
8 2 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.79%) HTML5
9 1 (0.79%) MDX
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.79%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 1 (0.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (26.98%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.70%) Management Information System
3 10 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (3.17%) User Experience
6 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.38%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.59%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.59%) NHS
8 1 (0.79%) Clustering
8 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.29%) Linux
2 14 (11.11%) Unix
3 4 (3.17%) Windows
4 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.02%) Digital Marketing
1 29 (23.02%) Programme Management
2 24 (19.05%) Machine Learning
3 23 (18.25%) Test Automation
3 23 (18.25%) Visualisation
4 21 (16.67%) Analytics
5 19 (15.08%) DevOps
6 18 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
7 17 (13.49%) ETL
8 16 (12.70%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (12.70%) Dashboard Development
9 15 (11.90%) Open Source
10 14 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (10.32%) Data Modelling
12 11 (8.73%) Decision-Making
12 11 (8.73%) Software Engineering
13 10 (7.94%) Data Management
13 10 (7.94%) Data Science
13 10 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (34.92%) SQL
2 32 (25.40%) Python
3 13 (10.32%) T-SQL
4 11 (8.73%) Java
5 10 (7.94%) Shell Script
6 9 (7.14%) Go
6 9 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 8 (6.35%) C#
8 6 (4.76%) VB
9 5 (3.97%) Scala
10 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.59%) R
11 2 (1.59%) VBA
12 1 (0.79%) ABAP
12 1 (0.79%) C++
12 1 (0.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (0.79%) Degree
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (0.79%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.70%) QA
2 9 (7.14%) Data Quality
3 8 (6.35%) GCP
4 4 (3.17%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.59%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 12 (9.52%) Docker
2 2 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 17 (13.49%) Ansible
3 14 (11.11%) Puppet
4 13 (10.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (26.19%) SAP
2 19 (15.08%) Tableau
3 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (8.73%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (7.94%) Atlassian
5 10 (7.94%) Google
6 9 (7.14%) Informatica
7 8 (6.35%) Oracle
8 7 (5.56%) CA
9 3 (2.38%) Alteryx
9 3 (2.38%) Capita
9 3 (2.38%) Cognos
9 3 (2.38%) IBM
10 2 (1.59%) BT
10 2 (1.59%) Talend
11 1 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.79%) Teradata
11 1 (0.79%) Twitter