Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 31 41
Rank change year-on-year -37 +10 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 87 153 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.82% 5.20% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 6.33% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 110 106
Manchester median daily rate £393 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.65% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £287 £275
90th Percentile £519 £608 £553
North West median daily rate £389 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -8.53% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £21.94 - -
North West median hourly rate £21.94 £46.21 £59.31
% change year-on-year -52.52% -22.09% +79.73%

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 2,525 2,418 3,044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.79% 82.24% 85.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,625 1,540 1,929
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £268 £263 £261
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 87 64
Manchester median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +23.58% -21.15%
10th Percentile £11.73 £11.75 £11.08
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £21.76 £28.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -22.29% +27.27% -27.03%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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
Salford -1 7 £525 +40.09% 2
Stockport +9 3 £475 +72.73% 3
Bolton -6 3 £538 +16.22%
Wigan +1 2 £290 +7.41% 1
Altrincham - 1 - - 1
Business Intelligence
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 (51.72%) SQL
2 38 (43.68%) Power BI
3 24 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (26.44%) Finance
5 22 (25.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
6 17 (19.54%) Analytics
7 16 (18.39%) ETL
8 15 (17.24%) T-SQL
8 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
8 15 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (16.09%) Data Modelling
10 13 (14.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (12.64%) Oracle
12 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Excel
13 9 (10.34%) Migration
14 8 (9.20%) Data Analysis
14 8 (9.20%) SAS
14 8 (9.20%) SAP
14 8 (9.20%) Visualisation
14 8 (9.20%) Data Visualisation
14 8 (9.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 8 (9.20%) Base SAS
14 8 (9.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 8 (9.20%) Hadoop
15 7 (8.05%) Scrum
15 7 (8.05%) Dashboard Development

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 8 (9.20%) SAS
2 3 (3.45%) Drupal
2 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.15%) Confluence
4 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.15%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (3.45%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (2.30%) Azure Functions
3 2 (2.30%) PaaS
3 2 (2.30%) SaaS
3 2 (2.30%) Serverless
4 1 (1.15%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.15%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.15%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (1.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Network Security
1 2 (2.30%) SMS
1 2 (2.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (43.68%) Power BI
2 24 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (25.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
5 13 (14.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (9.20%) Base SAS
6 8 (9.20%) Hadoop
6 8 (9.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 8 (9.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 5 (5.75%) Big Data
7 5 (5.75%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (5.75%) OLAP
8 4 (4.60%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (4.60%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (3.45%) Essbase
9 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (3.45%) Star Schema
10 2 (2.30%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (3.45%) JIRA
3 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.30%) GitLab
3 2 (2.30%) JMeter
3 2 (2.30%) Selenium
3 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.30%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.15%) gulp
4 1 (1.15%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.15%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.15%) Protractor
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (26.44%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Retail
3 4 (4.60%) Legal
3 4 (4.60%) Marketing
3 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.45%) Electronics
4 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 41 (47.13%) Developer
2 24 (27.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 13 (14.94%) Analyst
4 9 (10.34%) Consultant
5 6 (6.90%) Power BI Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Architect
6 5 (5.75%) Azure Consultant
6 5 (5.75%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Business Developer
6 5 (5.75%) SAS Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.75%) SQL Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Active Directory Consultant
8 3 (3.45%) Applications Consultant
8 3 (3.45%) SQL BI Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Tester
9 2 (2.30%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.30%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) .NET
2 3 (3.45%) MDX
3 2 (2.30%) CSS
3 2 (2.30%) HTML
3 2 (2.30%) PostGIS
3 2 (2.30%) RESTful
3 2 (2.30%) Taurus
3 2 (2.30%) XML
4 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.15%) COM
4 1 (1.15%) CSS3
4 1 (1.15%) D3.js
4 1 (1.15%) HTML5
4 1 (1.15%) Laravel
4 1 (1.15%) LESS
4 1 (1.15%) Sass
4 1 (1.15%) SVG
4 1 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.60%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.30%) FMCG
4 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.15%) CMDB
4 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.15%) iPhone
4 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.15%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.15%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.54%) Analytics
3 16 (18.39%) ETL
4 15 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (16.09%) Data Modelling
6 9 (10.34%) Migration
7 8 (9.20%) Data Analysis
7 8 (9.20%) Data Visualisation
7 8 (9.20%) Visualisation
8 7 (8.05%) Dashboard Development
8 7 (8.05%) Scrum
9 6 (6.90%) Change Management
9 6 (6.90%) CRM
9 6 (6.90%) Data Migration
10 5 (5.75%) Business Analysis
10 5 (5.75%) ERP
10 5 (5.75%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (5.75%) Project Management
11 4 (4.60%) Data Management
11 4 (4.60%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.72%) SQL
2 15 (17.24%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.60%) C#
3 4 (4.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 3 (3.45%) Java
4 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.30%) Python
5 2 (2.30%) VBA
6 1 (1.15%) C
6 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.15%) PHP
6 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
1 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) MCSE
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.15%) Analytics IQ
4 1 (1.15%) CREST Certified
4 1 (1.15%) OSCP
4 1 (1.15%) PCI QSA
4 1 (1.15%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.15%) PMO
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
1 1 (1.15%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Docker
2 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Kibana
1 2 (2.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.64%) Oracle
3 8 (9.20%) SAP
4 4 (4.60%) Tableau
5 3 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.30%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.15%) Cisco
7 1 (1.15%) Cognos
7 1 (1.15%) Google
7 1 (1.15%) hybris
7 1 (1.15%) IBM
7 1 (1.15%) Informatica
7 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.15%) VMware