Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 22 November 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)
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 29 26
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 +11
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 338 560 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.11% 5.72% 5.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.95% 6.92% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 366 341
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £247 £281 £256
90th Percentile £575 £600 £613
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.23% +44.44% -56.63%
10th Percentile £19.85 £11.50 £8.20
90th Percentile £66.00 £30.90 £21.30
England median hourly rate £35.43 £28.50 £25.44
% change year-on-year +24.30% +12.03% +23.35%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6826 8090 6583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 83.06% 82.65% 79.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4348 4943 3892
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £233
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 208 259
Midlands median hourly rate £21.37 £17.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -8.21% +2.89%
10th Percentile £10.71 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £42.79
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in the Midlands

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in the Midlands

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in the Midlands

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in the Midlands

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Business Intelligence in the Midlands

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
West Midlands -10 212 £400 - 44
East Midlands -26 121 £400 - 17
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 128 (37.87%) SQL
2 95 (28.11%) Data Warehouse
3 92 (27.22%) ETL
4 91 (26.92%) SQL Server
5 87 (25.74%) Finance
6 72 (21.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 70 (20.71%) Microsoft
8 67 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (18.05%) SAP
10 59 (17.46%) Analytics
11 57 (16.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 54 (15.98%) Power BI
13 52 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
14 50 (14.79%) Oracle
14 50 (14.79%) Stakeholder Management
15 49 (14.50%) Tableau
16 46 (13.61%) Migration
17 42 (12.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 41 (12.13%) Visualisation
18 41 (12.13%) Data Modelling
19 39 (11.54%) T-SQL
20 37 (10.95%) Data Quality
21 36 (10.65%) Data Management
21 36 (10.65%) Manufacturing
22 31 (9.17%) Microsoft Excel
22 31 (9.17%) Data Migration
23 29 (8.58%) SharePoint
24 28 (8.28%) Data Visualisation
25 27 (7.99%) QlikView
25 27 (7.99%) CRM

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 29 (8.58%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.44%) SAS
3 7 (2.07%) ArcGIS
4 4 (1.18%) CMS
4 4 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.89%) Drupal
5 3 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.59%) Alfresco
6 2 (0.59%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.59%) IIS
6 2 (0.59%) Liferay
6 2 (0.59%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.30%) Luigi
7 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle UPK
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 31 (9.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (5.92%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.18%) Simulink
5 3 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.89%) SPSS
6 2 (0.59%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.30%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.48%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (1.48%) SAP CAR
1 5 (1.48%) SAP CRM
1 5 (1.48%) SAP POS DM
1 5 (1.48%) SAP Retail
2 4 (1.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.89%) Maximo
3 3 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.59%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.59%) TRIRIGA
5 1 (0.30%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.30%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.30%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.30%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.66%) SaaS
3 7 (2.07%) Office 365
4 4 (1.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 3 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.89%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (0.59%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.30%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.66%) SMS
2 2 (0.59%) Intranet
3 1 (0.30%) LDAP
3 1 (0.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (28.11%) Data Warehouse
2 91 (26.92%) SQL Server
3 72 (21.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (16.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 54 (15.98%) Power BI
6 42 (12.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 27 (7.99%) QlikView
8 15 (4.44%) Spotfire
9 14 (4.14%) Big Data
9 14 (4.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 14 (4.14%) OLAP
10 13 (3.85%) NoSQL
11 12 (3.55%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (3.55%) Oracle Database
11 12 (3.55%) Relational Database
11 12 (3.55%) SAP HANA
12 11 (3.25%) Oracle BI EE
12 11 (3.25%) SAP BW
12 11 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (2.96%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 12 (3.55%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.78%) Subversion
3 6 (1.78%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.89%) JIRA
4 3 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.59%) ReSharper
5 2 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.30%) ERwin
6 1 (0.30%) git-flow
6 1 (0.30%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.30%) Toad
General
1 87 (25.74%) Finance
2 36 (10.65%) Manufacturing
3 26 (7.69%) Marketing
4 23 (6.80%) Electronics
4 23 (6.80%) Telecoms
5 22 (6.51%) Retail
6 11 (3.25%) Automotive
7 10 (2.96%) Legal
8 5 (1.48%) Banking
8 5 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.18%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.89%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.59%) Billing
11 2 (0.59%) French Language
11 2 (0.59%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.59%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.59%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.30%) Front Office
12 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 104 (30.77%) Developer
2 81 (23.96%) Analyst
3 65 (19.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 42 (12.43%) Business Analyst
5 41 (12.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 26 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 24 (7.10%) Architect
8 21 (6.21%) Consultant
8 21 (6.21%) SQL Developer
9 20 (5.92%) Data Analyst
10 19 (5.62%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 17 (5.03%) Business Developer
12 16 (4.73%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
12 16 (4.73%) Senior Developer
13 15 (4.44%) SQL BI Developer
14 12 (3.55%) Data Scientist
14 12 (3.55%) Project Manager
15 11 (3.25%) SSIS Developer
16 10 (2.96%) .NET Developer
17 9 (2.66%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.92%) .NET
2 12 (3.55%) MDX
3 11 (3.25%) D3.js
4 10 (2.96%) Web Services
5 9 (2.66%) CSS
6 8 (2.37%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.37%) XML
7 6 (1.78%) HTML
7 6 (1.78%) Middleware
7 6 (1.78%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (1.48%) IDoc
8 5 (1.48%) jQuery
8 5 (1.48%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (1.48%) REST
8 5 (1.48%) SAP ALE
9 3 (0.89%) Node.js
9 3 (0.89%) React
9 3 (0.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 9 (2.66%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.37%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.07%) NHS
7 5 (1.48%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.48%) FMCG
8 3 (0.89%) EPoS
9 2 (0.59%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.59%) Life Science
9 2 (0.59%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.59%) Replication
10 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.30%) iPad
10 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.30%) RIA
10 1 (0.30%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.78%) Windows
2 1 (0.30%) Linux
2 1 (0.30%) Unix
2 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (27.22%) ETL
2 67 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (17.46%) Analytics
4 50 (14.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (13.61%) Migration
6 41 (12.13%) Data Modelling
6 41 (12.13%) Visualisation
7 36 (10.65%) Data Management
8 31 (9.17%) Data Migration
9 28 (8.28%) Data Visualisation
10 27 (7.99%) CRM
10 27 (7.99%) Programme Management
11 25 (7.40%) Data Analysis
12 24 (7.10%) ERP
12 24 (7.10%) Project Management
13 23 (6.80%) Digital Marketing
14 16 (4.73%) Mathematics
15 15 (4.44%) Business Analysis
15 15 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 128 (37.87%) SQL
2 39 (11.54%) T-SQL
3 22 (6.51%) C#
4 13 (3.85%) Python
4 13 (3.85%) R
5 10 (2.96%) GraphQL
5 10 (2.96%) Scala
6 9 (2.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 9 (2.66%) PowerShell
7 8 (2.37%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.78%) MATLAB
9 5 (1.48%) Java
9 5 (1.48%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.89%) ABAP
10 3 (0.89%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.89%) VBA
11 2 (0.59%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.30%) C++
12 1 (0.30%) VB
12 1 (0.30%) VC++
Qualifications
1 26 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 20 (5.92%) SC Cleared
3 17 (5.03%) Degree
4 8 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.89%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.59%) ISEB
6 2 (0.59%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.59%) PMP
6 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.95%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.07%) PMO
3 5 (1.48%) QA
4 4 (1.18%) GDPR
5 3 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.89%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.30%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (2.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (2.37%) Oracle EDQ
2 5 (1.48%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 70 (20.71%) Microsoft
2 61 (18.05%) SAP
3 50 (14.79%) Oracle
4 49 (14.50%) Tableau
5 23 (6.80%) Cognos
6 18 (5.33%) IBM
7 5 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.18%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (1.18%) OpenText
9 3 (0.89%) HP
9 3 (0.89%) Hyperion
9 3 (0.89%) Informatica
10 2 (0.59%) Adobe
10 2 (0.59%) Apple
10 2 (0.59%) ESRI
10 2 (0.59%) Google
10 2 (0.59%) Syncsort
10 2 (0.59%) Talend
11 1 (0.30%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.30%) Netezza