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 29 June 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.

Business Intelligence (BI)
North West > Merseyside
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 24 24
Rank change year-on-year -6 0  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 16 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 4.76% 5.45% 4.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.82% 6.64% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 16
Merseyside median daily rate £433 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.57% -30.00%  
10th Percentile £325 £220 £234
90th Percentile £639 £588 £520
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +2.50% +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £55.00 £20.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +168.29% -39.70%  

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 275 271 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 81.85% 82.12% 72.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 588 592
Merseyside median daily rate £425 £399 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.64% -16.10%  
10th Percentile £313 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £700
North West median daily rate £413 £415 £388
% change year-on-year -0.60% +7.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.50 £18.80 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.19% -63.61%  
10th Percentile £11.75 £8.50 £50.83
90th Percentile £15.25 £18.80 £52.50
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +40.35% -16.17%  

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

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 29 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 29 June 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 -9 10 £476 +36.07% 9
Birkenhead - 2 £350 -
Business Intelligence
North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 13 (44.83%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
3 11 (37.93%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) Data Modelling
5 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (24.14%) ETL
6 7 (24.14%) Oracle
7 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (17.24%) Data Architecture
8 5 (17.24%) Data Governance
8 5 (17.24%) Analytics
8 5 (17.24%) Project Management
8 5 (17.24%) SAP
8 5 (17.24%) Data Management
8 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (13.79%) Logical Data Model
9 4 (13.79%) Physical Data Model
9 4 (13.79%) User Experience
9 4 (13.79%) Case Management
9 4 (13.79%) IT Strategy
9 4 (13.79%) Finance
9 4 (13.79%) Teradata
9 4 (13.79%) CRM
9 4 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (13.79%) Service Management
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (10.34%) Marketing
10 3 (10.34%) QlikView

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring 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 3 (10.34%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) SoftLayer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (10.34%) Big Data
7 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
7 3 (10.34%) QlikView
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) DB2
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (6.90%) SAP BW
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (3.45%) Power BI
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Data Architect
4 6 (20.69%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) SSIS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) ETL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SAP BW Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SSAS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SSRS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) FMCG
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Solaris
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Data Modelling
2 7 (24.14%) ETL
3 5 (17.24%) Analytics
3 5 (17.24%) Data Architecture
3 5 (17.24%) Data Governance
3 5 (17.24%) Data Management
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) Case Management
4 4 (13.79%) CRM
4 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (13.79%) IT Strategy
4 4 (13.79%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (13.79%) Physical Data Model
4 4 (13.79%) Service Management
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Customer Insight
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (3.45%) CISM
2 1 (3.45%) CISSP
2 1 (3.45%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) SAP
3 4 (13.79%) Teradata
4 3 (10.34%) IBM
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) EMC
5 1 (3.45%) Veritas