Period
to 18 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 18 March 2019 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 40 45
Rank change year-on-year +14 +5 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 93 60 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 6.31% 4.84% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.29% 5.73% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 42 34
Reading median daily rate £506 £456 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.96% +15.21% -6.82%
10th Percentile £193 £320 £300
90th Percentile £619 £625 £634
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £438 £407
% change year-on-year +8.57% +7.63% -4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Reading median hourly rate £66.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.78% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.65 £45.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year -49.67% +46.34% +119.64%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,276 1,047 1,160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.57% 84.50% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 642 569
Reading median daily rate £463 £411 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.46% -0.30% +3.13%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 43
Reading median hourly rate £43.75 £15.00 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.67% -19.14% -39.97%
10th Percentile £16.25 £11.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £55.88 £48.25 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +29.63% -18.18% -23.43%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Reading

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Reading

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Reading over the 6 months to 18 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Reading

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 53 (56.99%) Power BI
2 52 (55.91%) SQL
3 49 (52.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (47.31%) Analytics
5 40 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (41.94%) Microsoft
7 37 (39.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 36 (38.71%) Data Lake
9 35 (37.63%) DevOps
10 33 (35.48%) PowerShell
11 30 (32.26%) Visual Studio Team System
11 30 (32.26%) Visual Studio
12 29 (31.18%) HDInsight
13 28 (30.11%) PaaS
14 26 (27.96%) Test Automation
15 24 (25.81%) Finance
16 23 (24.73%) Data Science
17 22 (23.66%) IaaS
18 20 (21.51%) Security Testing
18 20 (21.51%) Telecoms
18 20 (21.51%) Scrum
18 20 (21.51%) Windows
19 19 (20.43%) Data Management
19 19 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
20 18 (19.35%) Digital Marketing
20 18 (19.35%) Marketing
20 18 (19.35%) Continuous Delivery
21 16 (17.20%) Data-Driven Testing
21 16 (17.20%) SAP
21 16 (17.20%) Programme Management

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 9 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.38%) Apache
2 5 (5.38%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Sonata
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.08%) Magento
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 49 (52.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (30.11%) PaaS
3 22 (23.66%) IaaS
4 9 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (4.30%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (4.30%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.08%) Office 365
6 1 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) 2G
1 1 (1.08%) 3G
1 1 (1.08%) 4G
1 1 (1.08%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (1.08%) HTTP
1 1 (1.08%) VoLTE
1 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (56.99%) Power BI
2 37 (39.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (38.71%) Data Lake
4 29 (31.18%) HDInsight
5 10 (10.75%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
5 10 (10.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (5.38%) Big Data
8 4 (4.30%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.23%) PerformancePoint
9 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.15%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (2.15%) QlikView
11 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.08%) GIS
11 1 (1.08%) MySQL
11 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (32.26%) Visual Studio
1 30 (32.26%) Visual Studio Team System
2 11 (11.83%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.30%) JIRA
5 3 (3.23%) Subversion
6 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.08%) Gatling
6 1 (1.08%) Geb
6 1 (1.08%) Hudson
6 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.08%) JUnit
6 1 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.08%) Selenium
General
1 24 (25.81%) Finance
2 20 (21.51%) Telecoms
3 18 (19.35%) Marketing
4 16 (17.20%) Electronics
4 16 (17.20%) Manufacturing
5 8 (8.60%) Billing
6 5 (5.38%) Legal
7 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (29.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (26.88%) Azure Engineer
3 18 (19.35%) Azure DevOps
3 18 (19.35%) Developer
4 16 (17.20%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 10 (10.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 9 (9.68%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) WebOps Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) SQL Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Consultant
8 6 (6.45%) SQL BI Developer
8 6 (6.45%) SSIS Developer
9 5 (5.38%) ETL Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Lead DevOps
9 5 (5.38%) Power BI Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Architect
10 4 (4.30%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) .NET
2 3 (3.23%) Web Services
3 2 (2.15%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.15%) COM
3 2 (2.15%) Entity Framework
3 2 (2.15%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 2 (2.15%) Silverlight
3 2 (2.15%) WCF
3 2 (2.15%) WPF
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.08%) Django
4 1 (1.08%) Flask
4 1 (1.08%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.08%) JPA
4 1 (1.08%) JSON
4 1 (1.08%) Kafka
4 1 (1.08%) Node.js
4 1 (1.08%) Sensu
4 1 (1.08%) SOAP
4 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (8.60%) Public Cloud
2 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.23%) NHS
3 2 (2.15%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Windows
2 4 (4.30%) Linux
3 3 (3.23%) Windows 10
3 3 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.08%) CentOS
4 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.08%) Unix
4 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.31%) Analytics
2 40 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (37.63%) DevOps
4 26 (27.96%) Test Automation
5 23 (24.73%) Data Science
6 20 (21.51%) Scrum
6 20 (21.51%) Security Testing
7 19 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (20.43%) Data Management
8 18 (19.35%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (19.35%) Digital Marketing
9 16 (17.20%) Data-Driven Testing
9 16 (17.20%) Programme Management
10 9 (9.68%) Web Operations
11 8 (8.60%) Active Listening
11 8 (8.60%) Data Modelling
11 8 (8.60%) Incident Management
11 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 8 (8.60%) IT Strategy
12 6 (6.45%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 52 (55.91%) SQL
2 33 (35.48%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.53%) Python
4 6 (6.45%) Java
4 6 (6.45%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.30%) C#
6 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.15%) XAML
8 1 (1.08%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (1.08%) C++
8 1 (1.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.08%) Groovy
8 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.08%) Perl
8 1 (1.08%) R
8 1 (1.08%) Ruby
8 1 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (7.53%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.30%) Degree
4 3 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.23%) MCDST
4 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.15%) PhD
6 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.08%) OCP
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.08%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) PMO
2 1 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (15.05%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Ansible
1 1 (1.08%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (1.08%) Grafana
1 1 (1.08%) Graphite
1 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.08%) Nagios
1 1 (1.08%) Terraform
1 1 (1.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 39 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.20%) SAP
3 6 (6.45%) Tableau
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle
5 2 (2.15%) Huawei
6 1 (1.08%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.08%) Automation Anywhere
6 1 (1.08%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.08%) IBM
6 1 (1.08%) Nokia
6 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.08%) UiPath
6 1 (1.08%) Workday