Period
to 19 January 2020

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 January 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 72 41
Rank change year-on-year +42 -31 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 129 89 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.18% 3.02% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.20% 3.63% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 58 111
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £281 £313 £295
90th Percentile £575 £525 £588
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Manchester median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - -
North West median hourly rate £35.56 £17.50 £45.61
% change year-on-year +103.20% -61.63% +61.83%

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 2,079 2,454 2,373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 83.49% 83.30% 83.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,402 1,583 1,537
Manchester median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £585
North West median daily rate £425 £420 £405
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.70% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 94 90
Manchester median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £12.27 £12.83 £12.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.00 £40.43
North West median hourly rate £24.50 £23.65 £21.78
% change year-on-year +3.59% +8.59% +1.20%

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 January 2020.

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 January 2020. 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 +4 6 £400 -17.95% 6
Salford +10 4 £333 -36.67% 7
Stockport - 2 £300 - 6
Bury - 2 £405 - 1
Rochdale - 2 £425 - 1
Oldham - 1 £150 -
Business Intelligence
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 72 (55.81%) SQL
2 69 (53.49%) Power BI
2 69 (53.49%) Power Platform
3 46 (35.66%) Microsoft
4 42 (32.56%) SQL Server
5 38 (29.46%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (24.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (19.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (17.83%) Analytics
9 22 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (17.05%) Azure
9 22 (17.05%) ETL
10 21 (16.28%) Oracle
11 18 (13.95%) Finance
12 17 (13.18%) Visualisation
13 15 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (10.85%) Tableau
15 13 (10.08%) Migration
15 13 (10.08%) T-SQL
15 13 (10.08%) Microsoft Excel
15 13 (10.08%) Data Modelling
15 13 (10.08%) Dashboard Development
16 12 (9.30%) ERP
17 11 (8.53%) DevOps
18 10 (7.75%) Public Sector
18 10 (7.75%) SAP
19 9 (6.98%) Windows
19 9 (6.98%) CRM
19 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
19 9 (6.98%) MDX

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 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.88%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (3.10%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.33%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.55%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (10.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.55%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.78%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.78%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.78%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 69 (53.49%) Power Platform
2 22 (17.05%) Azure
3 8 (6.20%) Office 365
4 6 (4.65%) GCP
5 5 (3.88%) AWS
5 5 (3.88%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (3.10%) PowerApps
6 4 (3.10%) Yammer
7 3 (2.33%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (2.33%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.78%) IaaS
8 1 (0.78%) PaaS
8 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.10%) DNS
2 3 (2.33%) Skype
2 3 (2.33%) VoIP
3 1 (0.78%) BGP
3 1 (0.78%) DHCP
3 1 (0.78%) Firewall
3 1 (0.78%) HTTP
3 1 (0.78%) NAS
3 1 (0.78%) OSPF
3 1 (0.78%) SAN
3 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.78%) VPN
3 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (53.49%) Power BI
2 42 (32.56%) SQL Server
3 38 (29.46%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (24.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (19.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (5.43%) Big Data
8 6 (4.65%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (4.65%) Oracle Database
8 6 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (3.88%) NoSQL
9 5 (3.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (3.10%) BigQuery
10 4 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (3.10%) SAP BW
11 3 (2.33%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.33%) Redis
11 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.88%) JIRA
2 4 (3.10%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (3.10%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.33%) Axure RP
3 3 (2.33%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.33%) JMeter
3 3 (2.33%) Katalon Studio
3 3 (2.33%) Postman
3 3 (2.33%) Selenium
3 3 (2.33%) SoapUI
3 3 (2.33%) SpecFlow
3 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 18 (13.95%) Finance
2 10 (7.75%) Public Sector
3 8 (6.20%) Retail
4 4 (3.10%) Legal
4 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.33%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.33%) Electronics
5 3 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.33%) Marketing
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 50 (38.76%) Developer
2 35 (27.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 20 (15.50%) Analyst
4 19 (14.73%) Power BI Developer
5 15 (11.63%) Architect
6 12 (9.30%) Consultant
7 9 (6.98%) SQL Developer
8 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 6 (4.65%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) Data Architect
9 6 (4.65%) ETL Developer
10 5 (3.88%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 4 (3.10%) Data Engineer
11 4 (3.10%) DBA
11 4 (3.10%) Information Analyst
11 4 (3.10%) Oracle DBA
11 4 (3.10%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.10%) Report Developer
11 4 (3.10%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.98%) MDX
2 6 (4.65%) .NET
3 3 (2.33%) Classic ASP
3 3 (2.33%) Gherkin
3 3 (2.33%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (2.33%) NumPy
3 3 (2.33%) TensorFlow
4 2 (1.55%) Spring
4 2 (1.55%) XML
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Avro
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Beam
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.78%) HTML
5 1 (0.78%) JSON
5 1 (0.78%) Kafka
5 1 (0.78%) PySpark
5 1 (0.78%) REST
5 1 (0.78%) RESTful
5 1 (0.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.20%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.65%) NHS
4 4 (3.10%) e-Learning
5 3 (2.33%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.55%) User Experience
7 1 (0.78%) CMDB
7 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) PKI
7 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.98%) Windows
2 7 (5.43%) Linux
3 5 (3.88%) Unix
4 4 (3.10%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.55%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.83%) Analytics
2 22 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.05%) ETL
3 17 (13.18%) Visualisation
4 13 (10.08%) Dashboard Development
4 13 (10.08%) Data Modelling
4 13 (10.08%) Migration
5 12 (9.30%) ERP
6 11 (8.53%) DevOps
7 9 (6.98%) CRM
8 8 (6.20%) Data Management
8 8 (6.20%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.43%) Data Analytics
9 7 (5.43%) Machine Learning
10 6 (4.65%) Data Migration
10 6 (4.65%) Project Management
10 6 (4.65%) Use Case
11 5 (3.88%) Data Analysis
11 5 (3.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 72 (55.81%) SQL
2 13 (10.08%) T-SQL
3 8 (6.20%) Python
4 7 (5.43%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 5 (3.88%) C#
7 4 (3.10%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.10%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.33%) ABAP
8 3 (2.33%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.33%) R
9 2 (1.55%) C
10 1 (0.78%) Java
10 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) CCIE
2 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
2 1 (0.78%) ISEB
2 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.88%) QA
3 2 (1.55%) PMO
3 2 (1.55%) SLA
4 1 (0.78%) COBIT
4 1 (0.78%) NCSC
System Software
1 4 (3.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.78%) RACF
2 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.10%) AirWatch
2 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (35.66%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.28%) Oracle
3 14 (10.85%) Tableau
4 10 (7.75%) SAP
5 7 (5.43%) Cognos
6 4 (3.10%) Google
7 3 (2.33%) IronPort
7 3 (2.33%) MobileIron
8 2 (1.55%) Databricks
8 2 (1.55%) Workday
9 1 (0.78%) Adobe
9 1 (0.78%) BMC
9 1 (0.78%) Cisco
9 1 (0.78%) EMC
9 1 (0.78%) IBM
9 1 (0.78%) Intapp
9 1 (0.78%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.78%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.78%) SnapLogic
9 1 (0.78%) Talend