The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Intelligence (BI)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 26 21 35
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 13 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 4.02% 5.93% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 7.33% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 2
Median daily rate £380 £388 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.06% +41.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -43.75% +23.07%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 274 273 264
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 84.83% 81.01% 76.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 185 121
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.72% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £27.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Merseyside

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Intelligence in Merseyside.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Merseyside

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Merseyside over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Merseyside

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence in Merseyside.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Merseyside

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Liverpool 0 9 £405 +8.00% 2
Business Intelligence
North West

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 10 (34.48%) ETL
3 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (31.03%) Data Modelling
5 8 (27.59%) Oracle
5 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (27.59%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (24.14%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) Teradata
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.69%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.24%) QlikView
9 4 (13.79%) Data Management
9 4 (13.79%) Analytics
9 4 (13.79%) Project Management
9 4 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
10 3 (10.34%) SAP
10 3 (10.34%) MS Office
10 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (10.34%) Business Analytics
10 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (10.34%) Data Extraction
10 3 (10.34%) Logical Data Model
10 3 (10.34%) Physical Data Model
11 2 (6.90%) Target Operating Model

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) OPENContractor
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.45%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (27.59%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (17.24%) QlikView
6 4 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (6.90%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (6.90%) OLAP
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (6.90%) Power BI
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (3.45%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (3.45%) OLTP
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Leader
5 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.34%) SSIS Developer
5 3 (10.34%) SSRS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Business Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle BI Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Solaris
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) ETL
2 9 (31.03%) Data Modelling
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (13.79%) Analytics
4 4 (13.79%) Data Management
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analytics
5 3 (10.34%) Data Extraction
5 3 (10.34%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (10.34%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (6.90%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.90%) Case Management
6 2 (6.90%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (6.90%) Customer Insight
6 2 (6.90%) Data Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (6.90%) Service Design
6 2 (6.90%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
1 1 (3.45%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Teradata
3 3 (10.34%) SAP
4 2 (6.90%) Capita
4 2 (6.90%) Civica
5 1 (3.45%) EMC
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Talend
5 1 (3.45%) Veritas