Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 17 December 2018 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)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 19 25
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 491 405 337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.53% 7.34% 6.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.77% 8.81% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 305 239
South West median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £275
90th Percentile £575 £523 £488
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 22
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.11% +9.76% +36.67%
10th Percentile £21.00 £42.50 £22.00
90th Percentile £70.79 £49.20 £48.00
England median hourly rate £21.75 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -39.58% +10.77% +28.87%

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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,597 4,599 4,624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.79% 83.36% 82.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,585 2,894 3,089
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £276 £253 £238
90th Percentile £575 £560 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 197 297
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.24% - -15.92%
10th Percentile £13.05 £11.53 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.13 £49.25 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.10 £25.00 £23.10
% change year-on-year -11.61% +8.25% +4.98%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in the South West

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in the South West

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South West over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in the South West

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in the South West

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South West over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Business Intelligence in the South West

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 17 December 2018. 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
Bristol -1 198 £400 - 44
Wiltshire -10 126 £475 +11.76% 10
Gloucestershire -7 63 £444 +5.65% 18
Somerset +3 46 £400 -3.03% 4
Devon -10 20 £330 -10.81% 13
Dorset +7 8 £419 +34.00% 15
Cornwall -1 5 £420 +211.11%
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, 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 South West region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 259 (52.75%) Finance
2 222 (45.21%) Manufacturing
3 215 (43.79%) SAP
4 209 (42.57%) Marketing
5 208 (42.36%) Programme Management
6 207 (42.16%) Telecoms
7 205 (41.75%) Electronics
7 205 (41.75%) Digital Marketing
8 145 (29.53%) SQL
9 128 (26.07%) Data Warehouse
10 110 (22.40%) Microsoft
10 110 (22.40%) Power BI
11 109 (22.20%) SQL Server
12 106 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
13 95 (19.35%) Security Cleared
14 72 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
15 68 (13.85%) SC Cleared
16 63 (12.83%) Microsoft Azure
17 61 (12.42%) Problem-Solving
18 59 (12.02%) ETL
19 58 (11.81%) Visualisation
20 48 (9.78%) C#
21 47 (9.57%) Dimensional Modelling
21 47 (9.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 46 (9.37%) .NET
22 46 (9.37%) Oracle
23 42 (8.55%) Data Modelling
24 37 (7.54%) CRM
24 37 (7.54%) JavaScript
25 36 (7.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 12 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.04%) Confluence
3 6 (1.22%) SAS
4 3 (0.61%) CMS
5 2 (0.41%) Apache
5 2 (0.41%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.20%) IIS
6 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.20%) OpenROAD
6 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (3.05%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.41%) SPSS
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.20%) Maximo
2 1 (0.20%) Primavera
2 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM for Utilities
2 1 (0.20%) SAP GTS
2 1 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 63 (12.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
3 9 (1.83%) Office 365
4 7 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.22%) PaaS
6 3 (0.61%) IaaS
7 2 (0.41%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (0.41%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.20%) GitHub
8 1 (0.20%) NuGet
8 1 (0.20%) Route 53
8 1 (0.20%) SaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.63%) Firewall
1 8 (1.63%) Intranet
2 5 (1.02%) Network Security
2 5 (1.02%) VPN
3 3 (0.61%) HTTP
3 3 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (0.41%) 3G
4 2 (0.41%) 4G
4 2 (0.41%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (0.41%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.41%) VoIP
4 2 (0.41%) WebEx
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.20%) DHCP
5 1 (0.20%) DNS
5 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (26.07%) Data Warehouse
2 110 (22.40%) Power BI
3 109 (22.20%) SQL Server
4 47 (9.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (7.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (6.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (5.70%) BusinessObjects
8 22 (4.48%) Data Mining
9 16 (3.26%) Relational Database
10 14 (2.85%) QlikView
10 14 (2.85%) RDBMS
11 13 (2.65%) Oracle Database
12 12 (2.44%) Qlik Sense
13 11 (2.24%) Azure SQL Database
13 11 (2.24%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 11 (2.24%) IBM InfoSphere
14 10 (2.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 9 (1.83%) Big Data
15 9 (1.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 8 (1.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (3.46%) Git (software)
3 12 (2.44%) JIRA
3 12 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
4 10 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (1.63%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.81%) ERwin
6 4 (0.81%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.81%) Selenium
7 2 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.41%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.20%) Grunt
8 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.20%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.20%) Subversion
8 1 (0.20%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.20%) Zephyr
General
1 259 (52.75%) Finance
2 222 (45.21%) Manufacturing
3 209 (42.57%) Marketing
4 207 (42.16%) Telecoms
5 205 (41.75%) Electronics
6 19 (3.87%) Retail
7 11 (2.24%) Automotive
8 8 (1.63%) Legal
9 5 (1.02%) Banking
10 3 (0.61%) Billing
11 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.41%) Military
11 2 (0.41%) Publishing
11 2 (0.41%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.20%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 147 (29.94%) Developer
2 137 (27.90%) Analyst
3 69 (14.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 67 (13.65%) Business Analyst
5 64 (13.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 47 (9.57%) Architect
7 46 (9.37%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 32 (6.52%) Consultant
9 27 (5.50%) Data Analyst
10 25 (5.09%) Project Manager
11 20 (4.07%) SQL Developer
12 18 (3.67%) .NET Developer
12 18 (3.67%) Power BI Developer
13 17 (3.46%) Microsoft Developer
14 16 (3.26%) Business Intelligence Manager
15 15 (3.05%) C# Developer
15 15 (3.05%) CRM Developer
15 15 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM Developer
16 14 (2.85%) C# .NET Developer
17 13 (2.65%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (9.37%) .NET
2 35 (7.13%) HTML
3 25 (5.09%) CSS
4 21 (4.28%) AngularJS
5 18 (3.67%) ASP.NET
5 18 (3.67%) jQuery
6 15 (3.05%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (2.24%) SOAP
8 10 (2.04%) JSON
8 10 (2.04%) REST
8 10 (2.04%) XML
9 9 (1.83%) HTML5
10 8 (1.63%) Angular 2
11 7 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (1.43%) Web Services
12 6 (1.22%) React
13 5 (1.02%) MDX
14 3 (0.61%) OAuth
14 3 (0.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 72 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.68%) NHS
3 20 (4.07%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (2.85%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.63%) Social Media
6 6 (1.22%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (0.81%) Data Centre
7 4 (0.81%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.61%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.61%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.41%) Blog
9 2 (0.41%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.41%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.41%) IVR
9 2 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.41%) Robotics
9 2 (0.41%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.20%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 30 (6.11%) Windows
2 20 (4.07%) Linux
3 17 (3.46%) Windows 10
4 12 (2.44%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.04%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.83%) Unix
7 6 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.81%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.81%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.61%) AIX
9 3 (0.61%) CentOS
10 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.20%) Android
11 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.20%) Solaris
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (42.36%) Programme Management
2 205 (41.75%) Digital Marketing
3 106 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (12.42%) Problem-Solving
5 59 (12.02%) ETL
6 58 (11.81%) Visualisation
7 47 (9.57%) Dimensional Modelling
8 42 (8.55%) Data Modelling
9 37 (7.54%) CRM
10 33 (6.72%) Data Analysis
10 33 (6.72%) Scrum
11 30 (6.11%) User Stories
12 29 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (5.50%) People Management
14 26 (5.30%) Kimball Methodology
14 26 (5.30%) Migration
14 26 (5.30%) Project Management
15 24 (4.89%) ITIL
16 21 (4.28%) Data Science
16 21 (4.28%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 145 (29.53%) SQL
2 48 (9.78%) C#
3 37 (7.54%) JavaScript
4 34 (6.92%) T-SQL
5 24 (4.89%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.63%) Java
6 8 (1.63%) PL/SQL
6 8 (1.63%) TypeScript
7 6 (1.22%) Python
8 5 (1.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 5 (1.02%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.81%) Apple Swift
10 3 (0.61%) C
10 3 (0.61%) PHP
10 3 (0.61%) R
10 3 (0.61%) VB
10 3 (0.61%) VBA
11 2 (0.41%) VBScript
12 1 (0.20%) ES6
12 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 95 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 68 (13.85%) SC Cleared
3 24 (4.89%) DV Cleared
4 20 (4.07%) Degree
5 9 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.02%) MBA
7 4 (0.81%) DBS Check
7 4 (0.81%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.61%) ISEB
8 3 (0.61%) PMP
8 3 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.41%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.41%) CCNA
9 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.20%) CISSP
10 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.85%) Data Quality
1 14 (2.85%) JSP 440
1 14 (2.85%) RMADS
2 11 (2.24%) PMO
3 7 (1.43%) QA
4 5 (1.02%) GDPR
5 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) HL7
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.61%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.41%) Docker
4 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (0.81%) Ansible
1 4 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (0.41%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 2 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (0.41%) Terraform
2 2 (0.41%) WSUS
3 1 (0.20%) Consul
3 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.20%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 215 (43.79%) SAP
2 110 (22.40%) Microsoft
3 46 (9.37%) Oracle
4 29 (5.91%) Tableau
5 12 (2.44%) IBM
6 11 (2.24%) Teradata
7 8 (1.63%) VMware
8 7 (1.43%) Cognos
9 6 (1.22%) Netezza
10 5 (1.02%) Cisco
10 5 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (0.81%) Snow
11 4 (0.81%) Veritas
12 3 (0.61%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.61%) Intel
12 3 (0.61%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.41%) Dell
13 2 (0.41%) HP
13 2 (0.41%) Pega
13 2 (0.41%) Splunk