Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 19 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 50 75
Rank change year-on-year +2 +25 -18
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 27 37 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.88% 3.31% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 3.96% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 32 23
South Wales median daily rate £306 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.94% +38.46% -
10th Percentile £225 £283 £238
90th Percentile £404 £575 £425
Wales median daily rate £350 £486 £376
% change year-on-year -28.02% +29.24% +15.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Wales median hourly rate - - £16.80
Wales median hourly rate - - £16.80

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 783 935 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 83.65% 83.63% 81.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 671 814
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £220 £232
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £356
% change year-on-year -3.13% +12.36% -2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 43 34
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +18.11% +9.48%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.45 £9.58
90th Percentile £51.50 £61.25 £35.33
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -1.56%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in South Wales

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in South Wales

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in South Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in South Wales

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in South Wales

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 19 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
Cardiff -4 18 £300 -7.69% 3
Torfaen - 3 £250 -
Caerphilly - 2 £350 -
Business Intelligence
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (37.04%) ETL
5 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (33.33%) Power BI
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (29.63%) Visualisation
7 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
7 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (22.22%) VBA
8 6 (22.22%) PowerPivot
8 6 (22.22%) Tableau
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (18.52%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (14.81%) Migration
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (14.81%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (14.81%) R
10 4 (14.81%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
10 4 (14.81%) Data Quality
10 4 (14.81%) Dashboard Development
11 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (11.11%) Gantt Chart
11 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (33.33%) Power BI
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (22.22%) PowerPivot
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (11.11%) MS Access
7 3 (11.11%) MySQL
7 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (7.41%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (7.41%) SSDT
8 2 (7.41%) Star Schema
9 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
9 1 (3.70%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Data Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Report Developer
6 3 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Business Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (7.41%) DBA
7 2 (7.41%) ETL Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Informatica Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SQL DBA
8 1 (3.70%) Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Data Modeller
8 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Information Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Manager
8 1 (3.70%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) JSON
2 1 (3.70%) Spring
2 1 (3.70%) Spring Boot
2 1 (3.70%) XML Schema
2 1 (3.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) iSeries
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ETL
2 8 (29.63%) Visualisation
3 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (18.52%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (14.81%) Dashboard Development
6 4 (14.81%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (14.81%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (14.81%) Migration
7 3 (11.11%) Analytics
7 3 (11.11%) Change Data Capture
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
7 3 (11.11%) Data Transformation
7 3 (11.11%) Gantt Chart
7 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) VBA
3 4 (14.81%) R
4 3 (11.11%) Python
4 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) GDPR
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Tableau
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) IBM
4 2 (7.41%) Informatica
4 2 (7.41%) Teradata
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Software AG