Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 35 43
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 -7
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 132 153 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.87% 5.14% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.85% 6.07% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 101 77
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £270 £300 £263
90th Percentile £591 £600 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Manchester median hourly rate - - £40.00
North West median hourly rate £46.21 £24.50 £41.01
% change year-on-year +88.61% -40.26% -38.79%

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 2,255 2,520 3,190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 83.12% 84.65% 83.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,461 1,599 1,857
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £263 £237
90th Percentile £586 £563 £538
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 37 89
Manchester median hourly rate £18.77 £18.00 £18.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% -3.61% +24.50%
10th Percentile £12.86 £12.55 £12.23
90th Percentile £45.50 £41.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £23.17 £27.12 £30.15
% change year-on-year -14.56% -10.04% +50.75%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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
Bolton +11 9 £438 - 3
Wigan +2 4 £283 - 1
Salford +16 3 £250 -31.03% 1
Stockport -2 2 £275 - 2
Bury +2 1 £475 - 3
Oldham - 1 £588 -
Rochdale - 1 - -
Business Intelligence
North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 62 (46.97%) SQL
2 46 (34.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (30.30%) ETL
3 40 (30.30%) Finance
4 38 (28.79%) SQL Server
5 37 (28.03%) SAP
6 35 (26.52%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (26.52%) Big Data
7 31 (23.48%) Microsoft
7 31 (23.48%) Python
8 30 (22.73%) Marketing
9 27 (20.45%) Digital Marketing
9 27 (20.45%) Electronics
9 27 (20.45%) Telecoms
9 27 (20.45%) Manufacturing
9 27 (20.45%) Programme Management
10 25 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (15.91%) Power BI
12 20 (15.15%) Apache Spark
13 19 (14.39%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (14.39%) T-SQL
14 18 (13.64%) Linux
14 18 (13.64%) Test Automation
15 16 (12.12%) TeamCity
16 15 (11.36%) Visualisation
16 15 (11.36%) Hadoop
16 15 (11.36%) Tableau
16 15 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 20 (15.15%) Apache Spark
2 11 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.27%) SAS
4 2 (1.52%) IIS
4 2 (1.52%) Tornado
Applications
1 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.27%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.27%) SAP GRC
3 2 (1.52%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.76%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (34.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 40 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (28.79%) SQL Server
4 35 (26.52%) Big Data
4 35 (26.52%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (15.91%) Power BI
6 15 (11.36%) Hadoop
6 15 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (6.82%) Relational Database
8 8 (6.06%) QlikView
9 7 (5.30%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (5.30%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (4.55%) OLAP
11 5 (3.79%) SAP BW
11 5 (3.79%) Star Schema
12 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (2.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 3 (2.27%) Impala
Development Applications
1 16 (12.12%) TeamCity
2 14 (10.61%) JIRA
3 13 (9.85%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.79%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.79%) GitLab
4 5 (3.79%) PyCharm
4 5 (3.79%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.52%) Selenium
7 1 (0.76%) eCATT
7 1 (0.76%) LSMW
General
1 40 (30.30%) Finance
2 30 (22.73%) Marketing
3 27 (20.45%) Electronics
3 27 (20.45%) Manufacturing
3 27 (20.45%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.30%) Retail
5 5 (3.79%) Banking
6 4 (3.03%) Legal
7 3 (2.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.76%) Back Office
8 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Law
8 1 (0.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 65 (49.24%) Developer
2 26 (19.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 18 (13.64%) Analyst
4 14 (10.61%) SQL Developer
5 10 (7.58%) Architect
6 9 (6.82%) Cognos Developer
6 9 (6.82%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 9 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.06%) Consultant
7 8 (6.06%) Scala Developer
8 7 (5.30%) Data Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) Software Developer
8 7 (5.30%) SQL BI Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Cognos BI Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Data Analyst
9 6 (4.55%) Data Architect
10 5 (3.79%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 5 (3.79%) Information Architect
10 5 (3.79%) SSIS Developer
11 4 (3.03%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.61%) .NET
2 10 (7.58%) jQuery
3 8 (6.06%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.30%) AngularJS
4 7 (5.30%) CSS
4 7 (5.30%) HTML
5 5 (3.79%) PySpark
6 3 (2.27%) Akka
6 3 (2.27%) MDX
6 3 (2.27%) REST
6 3 (2.27%) SOAP
6 3 (2.27%) Web Services
7 2 (1.52%) Flask
7 2 (1.52%) SAP PI
7 2 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.76%) Ajax
8 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.76%) React
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.55%) NHS
3 5 (3.79%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (3.03%) Taxonomies
5 3 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.27%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.27%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) Clustering
6 1 (0.76%) EPoS
6 1 (0.76%) Fintech
6 1 (0.76%) iPad
6 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.64%) Linux
2 6 (4.55%) Unix
3 4 (3.03%) Windows
4 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.30%) ETL
2 27 (20.45%) Digital Marketing
2 27 (20.45%) Programme Management
3 25 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (13.64%) Test Automation
5 15 (11.36%) Analytics
5 15 (11.36%) Visualisation
6 14 (10.61%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (9.85%) Machine Learning
8 11 (8.33%) DevOps
9 10 (7.58%) Data Visualisation
10 9 (6.82%) Data Analysis
10 9 (6.82%) Data Architecture
10 9 (6.82%) Migration
11 8 (6.06%) Data Science
11 8 (6.06%) ERP
11 8 (6.06%) Open Source
12 7 (5.30%) BDD
12 7 (5.30%) Data Governance
12 7 (5.30%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (46.97%) SQL
2 31 (23.48%) Python
3 19 (14.39%) T-SQL
4 14 (10.61%) Java
5 13 (9.85%) C#
6 10 (7.58%) JavaScript
7 7 (5.30%) Shell Script
7 7 (5.30%) VB
8 4 (3.03%) Scala
8 4 (3.03%) VBA
9 3 (2.27%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.27%) C
9 3 (2.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.27%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.76%) C++
10 1 (0.76%) Go
10 1 (0.76%) Perl
10 1 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (1.52%) ACCA
1 2 (1.52%) CIMA
2 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.58%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.55%) QA
3 3 (2.27%) GCP
3 3 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (9.85%) Docker
2 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (9.09%) Ansible
2 9 (6.82%) Kubernetes
3 8 (6.06%) Puppet
4 7 (5.30%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.27%) Oozie
6 1 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 37 (28.03%) SAP
2 31 (23.48%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.36%) Tableau
4 13 (9.85%) Cognos
5 9 (6.82%) Google
6 8 (6.06%) Capita
6 8 (6.06%) IBM
7 7 (5.30%) Oracle
8 5 (3.79%) Atlassian
9 4 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (2.27%) Teradata
11 2 (1.52%) Alteryx
11 2 (1.52%) BT
11 2 (1.52%) Informatica
11 2 (1.52%) Sage
12 1 (0.76%) Concur
12 1 (0.76%) Twitter