The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 29 June 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)
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 45 14
Rank change year-on-year +8 -31  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 1 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 0.57% 2.82% 7.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 3.12% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £460 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +60.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £30.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -27.86% +28.42%  

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 157 321 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 89.20% 90.42% 85.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 507 227
Median daily rate £535 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £356 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £553 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £11.09 £25.12 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Shropshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Shropshire

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +5 1 - - 1
Business Intelligence
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
1 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) J2EE
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
1 5 (62.50%) RUP
1 5 (62.50%) ClearCase
1 5 (62.50%) BEA
1 5 (62.50%) Informatica
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
1 5 (62.50%) webMethods
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle OWB
1 5 (62.50%) Project Planning
1 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
1 5 (62.50%) Software Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) ClearQuest
2 3 (37.50%) SAS
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) CA Gen
2 3 (37.50%) Pega
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
2 3 (37.50%) SAS
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle OWB
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) Power BI
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) ClearCase
2 3 (37.50%) CA Gen
2 3 (37.50%) ClearQuest
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Data Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Planning
1 5 (62.50%) RUP
1 5 (62.50%) Software Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
1 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) BEA
1 5 (62.50%) Informatica
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) webMethods
2 3 (37.50%) Pega
3 2 (25.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat