Period
to 22 November 2017

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 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 40 49
Rank change year-on-year +8 +9 +15
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 59 65 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.59% 4.38% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 5.48% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 41 93
Reading median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £360 £331 £258
90th Percentile £578 £525 £700
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Reading median hourly rate - £20.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -55.56% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.85 £20.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +79.25% -55.56% +190.32%

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 1061 1186 1481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.57% 79.87% 77.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 618 920
Reading median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - -
10th Percentile £272 £228 £237
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 82
Reading median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.78% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.03
90th Percentile £35.00 £55.00 £46.62
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £30.45
% change year-on-year -19.44% -40.89% +77.45%

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 22 November 2017.

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 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 Reading region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
2 22 (37.29%) SQL
3 21 (35.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (32.20%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (28.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
7 14 (23.73%) Data Modelling
7 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (23.73%) Finance
7 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (22.03%) Power BI
8 13 (22.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (20.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (18.64%) Oracle
10 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (16.95%) C#
11 10 (16.95%) ETL
12 9 (15.25%) .NET
12 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (13.56%) SAP
13 8 (13.56%) Marketing
14 7 (11.86%) Visualisation
14 7 (11.86%) Tableau
14 7 (11.86%) Analytics
15 6 (10.17%) Migration
15 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
15 6 (10.17%) C++
15 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
15 6 (10.17%) VB.NET
15 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2

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 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) SAS
3 1 (1.69%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Maximo
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.69%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.08%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (3.39%) Office 365
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.69%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (1.69%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (1.69%) IaaS
4 1 (1.69%) PaaS
4 1 (1.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) DOCSIS
1 2 (3.39%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
2 21 (35.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (32.20%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (28.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (22.03%) Power BI
5 13 (22.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (10.17%) QlikView
7 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (8.47%) Datazen
8 5 (8.47%) MySQL
8 5 (8.47%) OLAP
8 5 (8.47%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (8.47%) RDBMS
8 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
9 4 (6.78%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (5.08%) Big Data
10 3 (5.08%) Data Lake
10 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (3.39%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) GitLab
2 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Marketing
3 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.47%) Banking
4 5 (8.47%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.47%) Legal
5 3 (5.08%) Electronics
5 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.69%) Games
6 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Developer
2 20 (33.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 13 (22.03%) Analyst
3 13 (22.03%) SQL Developer
4 11 (18.64%) SQL BI Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Business Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Designer
9 3 (5.08%) Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Data Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Power BI Developer
9 3 (5.08%) SSAS Developer
9 3 (5.08%) SSIS Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) .NET
2 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.47%) ADO
3 5 (8.47%) ADO.NET
3 5 (8.47%) ODBC
3 5 (8.47%) OLE
3 5 (8.47%) OLE DB
3 5 (8.47%) XML
4 4 (6.78%) MDX
5 2 (3.39%) CSS
6 1 (1.69%) EDI
6 1 (1.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (1.69%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (1.69%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Debian
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (23.73%) Data Modelling
2 12 (20.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (16.95%) ETL
4 7 (11.86%) Analytics
4 7 (11.86%) Visualisation
5 6 (10.17%) Migration
5 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.17%) SDLC
6 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
6 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
6 5 (8.47%) Data Architecture
6 5 (8.47%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (8.47%) Open Source
6 5 (8.47%) Programme Management
6 5 (8.47%) Wealth Management
7 4 (6.78%) Chat Support
7 4 (6.78%) Data Transformation
7 4 (6.78%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) SQL
2 10 (16.95%) C#
3 6 (10.17%) C++
3 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.17%) VB.NET
4 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.69%) R
5 1 (1.69%) U-SQL
5 1 (1.69%) VB
5 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
1 2 (3.39%) ISEB
2 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.69%) PMP
2 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) GDPR
3 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.69%) IFRS
3 1 (1.69%) PMO
3 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) LXC
1 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.64%) Oracle
3 8 (13.56%) SAP
4 7 (11.86%) Tableau
5 5 (8.47%) Sybase
6 4 (6.78%) Informatica
7 2 (3.39%) Cognos
7 2 (3.39%) Remedy
7 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.39%) VMware
8 1 (1.69%) Ariba
8 1 (1.69%) HP
8 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards