The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 30 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.

Business Intelligence (BI)
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 19 13
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Preston 4.49% 2.08% 5.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 2.60% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £480 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £62.29 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.83% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.73 £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year -38.18% +39.13%  

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 Preston with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Preston
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 76 77 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 85.39% 80.21% 71.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 30 39
Median daily rate £418 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £195 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £525 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +39.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.86 £47.33 £53.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 Preston

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Preston

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Preston

For the 6 months to 30 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 Preston region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 3 (42.86%) NHS
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Talend
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Trainer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Talend Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
1 2 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Talend