Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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)
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 9 15
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 13 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Preston 6.13% 10.45% 6.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.95% 14.29% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Preston median daily rate £363 £325 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -33.33% +52.94%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £441
90th Percentile £515 £363 £525
Lancashire median daily rate £555 £325 £450
% change year-on-year +70.77% -27.78% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Preston median hourly rate £69.07 £43.75 £34.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% +26.32% +3.87%
Lancashire median hourly rate £64.54 £59.31 £27.24
% change year-on-year +8.81% +117.73% -52.77%

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 Preston with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Preston
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 187 98 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Preston 88.21% 73.13% 82.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 54 84
Preston median daily rate £425 £331 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.40% -22.12% -
10th Percentile £325 £100 £224
90th Percentile £550 £460 £593
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £388 £440
% change year-on-year +9.68% -11.93% +16.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 40
Preston median hourly rate £42.50 £38.25 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +13.33% +35.00%
10th Percentile £19.68 £11.04 £16.27
90th Percentile £54.55 £60.05 £47.33
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% +10.14% +37.91%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Preston over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 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 Preston region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 12 (92.31%) Cognos
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 4 (30.77%) ETL
5 4 (30.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Data Virtualisation
7 2 (15.38%) User Stories
7 2 (15.38%) Change Management
7 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Informatica
7 2 (15.38%) Java
8 1 (7.69%) Middleware
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 1 (7.69%) Military
8 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS

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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (30.77%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Cognos Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Cognos BI Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cognos Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum Master
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) ETL
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Virtualisation
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cognos
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Informatica
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle