Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 33 64
Rank change year-on-year +20 +31 -31
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 79 162 113
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Manchester 8.33% 5.73% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.27% 6.65% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 127 80
Median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £296 £270 £312
90th Percentile £550 £568 £625
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 - £28.38
10th Percentile £16.50 - £25.07
90th Percentile £17.50 - £31.69
North West median hourly rate £32.29 £20.50 £28.38
% change year-on-year +57.51% -27.77% -36.93%

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 769 2,437 2,781
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.12% 86.27% 85.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 1,612 1,804
Median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £224 £280 £263
90th Percentile £600 £597 £575
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 46 87
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.62 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.32% -30.03% +26.67%
10th Percentile £10.59 £11.64 £12.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £29.90 £40.80
Median hourly rate £22.81 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.98% +6.67% -35.71%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Manchester

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in Manchester.

Daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Manchester

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence in Manchester over the 6 months to 15 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Manchester

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in Manchester.

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 15 August 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
Salford +12 4 £345 +2.22%
Bolton +2 1 - -
Wigan +1 1 £375 -
Business Intelligence
North West

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 39 (49.37%) Power Platform
2 37 (46.84%) Microsoft
3 35 (44.30%) Azure
4 34 (43.04%) SQL
5 30 (37.97%) Power BI
6 25 (31.65%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (27.85%) SQL Server
8 19 (24.05%) Finance
9 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (17.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (17.72%) NHS
10 13 (16.46%) SAP
10 13 (16.46%) Analytics
11 12 (15.19%) Big Data
11 12 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (15.19%) Programme Management
11 12 (15.19%) Public Sector
12 11 (13.92%) Electronics
12 11 (13.92%) Telecoms
12 11 (13.92%) Marketing
12 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
12 11 (13.92%) SDLC
12 11 (13.92%) PaaS
12 11 (13.92%) PowerShell
13 10 (12.66%) Digital Marketing
13 10 (12.66%) Manufacturing
14 9 (11.39%) Data Analysis
14 9 (11.39%) Architectural Design
14 9 (11.39%) Databricks
15 8 (10.13%) Data Lake

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 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.27%) Confluence
2 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 39 (49.37%) Power Platform
2 35 (44.30%) Azure
3 11 (13.92%) PaaS
4 6 (7.59%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (6.33%) IaaS
6 4 (5.06%) AWS
6 4 (5.06%) SaaS
7 2 (2.53%) Office 365
8 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.27%) Amazon SageMaker
8 1 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.27%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.27%) Logic Apps
8 1 (1.27%) PowerApps
8 1 (1.27%) Serverless
8 1 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) DNS
1 3 (3.80%) Firewall
2 1 (1.27%) BGP
2 1 (1.27%) DHCP
2 1 (1.27%) NAS
2 1 (1.27%) OSPF
2 1 (1.27%) SAN
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.27%) VPN
2 1 (1.27%) WAN
2 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (37.97%) Power BI
2 25 (31.65%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (27.85%) SQL Server
4 14 (17.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (15.19%) Big Data
6 8 (10.13%) Data Lake
6 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (6.33%) HDInsight
9 3 (3.80%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (3.80%) Data Mining
9 3 (3.80%) MySQL
10 2 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (2.53%) QlikView
11 1 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.27%) Redis
11 1 (1.27%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) JIRA
1 2 (2.53%) Selenium
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (24.05%) Finance
2 12 (15.19%) Public Sector
3 11 (13.92%) Electronics
3 11 (13.92%) Marketing
3 11 (13.92%) Telecoms
4 10 (12.66%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Banking
6 1 (1.27%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.27%) Law
6 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Analyst
2 20 (25.32%) Developer
3 13 (16.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Architect
4 11 (13.92%) Data Architect
5 7 (8.86%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Architect
5 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 7 (8.86%) Power BI Developer
6 6 (7.59%) SQL Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Information Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Azure Architect
8 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 4 (5.06%) Consultant
8 4 (5.06%) Data Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Azure Consultant
9 3 (3.80%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) .NET
1 3 (3.80%) Middleware
2 2 (2.53%) Node.js
2 2 (2.53%) Velocity
3 1 (1.27%) AWS Amplify
3 1 (1.27%) CSS
3 1 (1.27%) HTML
3 1 (1.27%) RESTful
3 1 (1.27%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) NHS
2 12 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.80%) User Experience
5 2 (2.53%) Social Media
6 1 (1.27%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.27%) CMDB
6 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.27%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.27%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Unix
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.46%) Analytics
3 12 (15.19%) Programme Management
4 11 (13.92%) SDLC
5 10 (12.66%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (11.39%) Architectural Design
6 9 (11.39%) Data Analysis
7 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (10.13%) Data Modelling
8 7 (8.86%) Business Analysis
8 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (8.86%) Migration
8 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.86%) TOGAF
8 7 (8.86%) Visualisation
9 6 (7.59%) Collaborative Working
9 6 (7.59%) Data Transformation
9 6 (7.59%) Project Management
10 5 (6.33%) ETL
10 5 (6.33%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.04%) SQL
2 11 (13.92%) PowerShell
2 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
3 6 (7.59%) C#
4 5 (6.33%) Python
5 4 (5.06%) Java
6 3 (3.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.53%) R
8 1 (1.27%) Go
8 1 (1.27%) Java 8
8 1 (1.27%) Ruby
8 1 (1.27%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (8.86%) TOGAF Certification
2 3 (3.80%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) MCSA
3 2 (2.53%) MCSE
3 2 (2.53%) MCTS
3 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) CCIE
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.27%) CISM
4 1 (1.27%) CISSP
4 1 (1.27%) CRISC
4 1 (1.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) GDPR
2 2 (2.53%) QA
3 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.27%) P3O
3 1 (1.27%) PMO
3 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.27%) Ansible
2 1 (1.27%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (46.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.46%) SAP
3 9 (11.39%) Databricks
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle
5 1 (1.27%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.27%) BMC
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco
5 1 (1.27%) EMC
5 1 (1.27%) Pega
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.27%) Tableau