Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 29 38
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 32 21 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.36% 4.49% 6.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.31% 6.09% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 33
Somerset median daily rate £406 £365 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.30% +1.39% +10.77%
10th Percentile £103 £230 £285
90th Percentile £500 £419 £430
South West median daily rate £420 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +15.07% -2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Somerset median hourly rate - £24.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% -21.57%
South West median hourly rate £45.25 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +61.61% -6.67% -32.01%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 385 345 580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 76.54% 73.72% 84.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 189 339
Somerset median daily rate £375 £353 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -2.76% +9.85%
10th Percentile £159 £194 £263
90th Percentile £510 £500 £478
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 54 66
Somerset median hourly rate £40.25 £38.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.92% -9.52% +20.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.48 £16.13
90th Percentile £53.75 £43.53 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +47.17%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Somerset

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Somerset

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Somerset over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Somerset

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Somerset

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath 0 18 £488 +41.30% 4
Taunton +5 5 £325 -16.67% 1
Yeovil +2 4 £85 -
Portishead - 1 - -
Shepton Mallet - 1 £200 -
Business Intelligence
South West

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 Somerset region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 14 (43.75%) SAP
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
1 14 (43.75%) Programme Management
2 13 (40.63%) Manufacturing
2 13 (40.63%) Electronics
2 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
2 13 (40.63%) Marketing
2 13 (40.63%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
6 6 (18.75%) CISM
6 6 (18.75%) Information Security
6 6 (18.75%) HND
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (18.75%) CISSP
6 6 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 6 (18.75%) IISP
6 6 (18.75%) CLAS
6 6 (18.75%) Information Management
6 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (18.75%) JSP 440
7 5 (15.63%) Break/Fix
7 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (15.63%) SLA
7 5 (15.63%) Firmware
7 5 (15.63%) ETL

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (3.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.50%) Power BI
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.25%) DB2
4 2 (6.25%) QlikView
5 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) Semantic Layer
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.13%) Star Schema
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Electronics
2 13 (40.63%) Manufacturing
2 13 (40.63%) Marketing
2 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) Security Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (9.38%) PMO Planner
4 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Designer
5 2 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Programme Office Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Programme Management
2 13 (40.63%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Information Management
4 6 (18.75%) Information Security
5 5 (15.63%) Break/Fix
5 5 (15.63%) ETL
6 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Data Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Data Integration
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.13%) Change Control
8 1 (3.13%) CRM
8 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Project Governance
8 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) RPG
3 1 (3.13%) RPG/400
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) CISM
2 6 (18.75%) CISSP
2 6 (18.75%) CLAS
2 6 (18.75%) DV Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) HND
2 6 (18.75%) IISP
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (18.75%) JSP 440
2 5 (15.63%) SLA
3 4 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) SAP
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Equitrac
3 3 (9.38%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Informatica
5 1 (3.13%) Netezza
5 1 (3.13%) Tableau
5 1 (3.13%) Teradata