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 3 months to 28 June 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)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 51 31
Rank change year-on-year +23 -20  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 71 51 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.07% 2.87% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 3.47% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 33 52
Median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £203 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £470 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £30.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -27.86% +28.42%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1113 1469 1147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 79.50% 82.62% 76.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2209 3375 2319
Median daily rate £400 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +13.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 63 64
Median hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.50 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £40.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 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
Salford +4 4 £388 +76.13% 4
Bolton - 4 £363 - 1
Stockport +6 2 £190 -40.90% 1
Oldham -2 1 £225 +12.50%
Business Intelligence
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 86 (55.84%) SQL
2 66 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 64 (41.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 54 (35.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 49 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (30.52%) Finance
7 46 (29.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 38 (24.68%) ETL
9 35 (22.73%) Power BI
10 31 (20.13%) Microsoft
11 29 (18.83%) T-SQL
12 27 (17.53%) Oracle
13 25 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (13.64%) Data Modelling
15 20 (12.99%) SAP
15 20 (12.99%) Python
15 20 (12.99%) Microsoft Excel
16 19 (12.34%) QlikView
16 19 (12.34%) Analytics
17 18 (11.69%) Tableau
18 17 (11.04%) Retail
18 17 (11.04%) SQL Server 2012
19 16 (10.39%) Marketing
20 15 (9.74%) Telecoms
21 13 (8.44%) Electronics
21 13 (8.44%) Manufacturing
21 13 (8.44%) Programme Management
21 13 (8.44%) Digital Marketing
21 13 (8.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
22 10 (6.49%) Java

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 7 (4.55%) Apache Spark
1 7 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.60%) SAS
3 2 (1.30%) CMS
3 2 (1.30%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.65%) IIS
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Foundation
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (12.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.30%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.30%) SPSS
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (8.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.95%) HFM
4 2 (1.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.65%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.65%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.65%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.65%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.30%) SaaS
5 1 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.30%) SAN
2 1 (0.65%) Intranet
2 1 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 64 (41.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (35.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
5 46 (29.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 35 (22.73%) Power BI
7 19 (12.34%) QlikView
8 17 (11.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (5.84%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (5.84%) Relational Database
10 8 (5.19%) Big Data
10 8 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (5.19%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (4.55%) Hadoop
12 6 (3.90%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (3.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 6 (3.90%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (3.90%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (3.25%) Oracle Database
13 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (2.60%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.95%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.65%) Vagrant
General
1 47 (30.52%) Finance
2 17 (11.04%) Retail
3 16 (10.39%) Marketing
4 15 (9.74%) Telecoms
5 13 (8.44%) Electronics
5 13 (8.44%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.95%) Local Government
7 2 (1.30%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Billing
8 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 74 (48.05%) Developer
2 37 (24.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 34 (22.08%) SQL Developer
4 20 (12.99%) Analyst
5 16 (10.39%) Consultant
6 14 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
6 14 (9.09%) SSRS Developer
7 13 (8.44%) SSIS Developer
8 11 (7.14%) DBA
8 11 (7.14%) ETL Developer
8 11 (7.14%) SQL DBA
9 9 (5.84%) Architect
10 8 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 8 (5.19%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (3.90%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.90%) Data Analyst
11 6 (3.90%) Oracle ETL Developer
11 6 (3.90%) Tableau Developer
12 5 (3.25%) Oracle BI Consultant
12 5 (3.25%) QlikView Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.49%) MDX
2 5 (3.25%) .NET
3 4 (2.60%) XML
4 3 (1.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (1.30%) MSMQ
5 2 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.65%) Middleware
6 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (4.55%) Data Structures
2 4 (2.60%) Replication
3 3 (1.95%) Clustering
3 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.95%) FMCG
3 3 (1.95%) Oracle Exalytics
4 2 (1.30%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.65%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.65%) iPad
5 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.65%) NHS
5 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.25%) Windows
2 2 (1.30%) Unix
2 2 (1.30%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.68%) ETL
2 25 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (13.64%) Data Modelling
4 19 (12.34%) Analytics
5 13 (8.44%) Digital Marketing
5 13 (8.44%) Programme Management
6 10 (6.49%) Data Transformation
6 10 (6.49%) Visualisation
7 9 (5.84%) Business Analytics
7 9 (5.84%) Data Analysis
7 9 (5.84%) Data Management
7 9 (5.84%) ERP
7 9 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (5.19%) Data Cleansing
8 8 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (4.55%) CRM
9 7 (4.55%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (4.55%) Migration
9 7 (4.55%) Open Source
9 7 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 86 (55.84%) SQL
2 29 (18.83%) T-SQL
3 20 (12.99%) Python
4 10 (6.49%) Java
5 5 (3.25%) C
6 3 (1.95%) C++
6 3 (1.95%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.95%) R
7 2 (1.30%) Go
7 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.30%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.30%) VB
8 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (3.90%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.95%) Degree
3 3 (1.95%) PhD
4 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.65%) MCPD
5 1 (0.65%) MCSE
5 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.65%) GDPR
2 1 (0.65%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.95%) Docker
2 2 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.25%) Puppet
2 4 (2.60%) Ansible
3 3 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.30%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.30%) Mesos
Vendors
1 31 (20.13%) Microsoft
2 27 (17.53%) Oracle
3 20 (12.99%) SAP
4 18 (11.69%) Tableau
5 5 (3.25%) Google
6 3 (1.95%) Cognos
6 3 (1.95%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.95%) Informatica
7 2 (1.30%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.65%) Ariba
8 1 (0.65%) Concur
8 1 (0.65%) IBM
8 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.65%) VMware
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