Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 26 31
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 0
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 356 313 353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.81% 5.92% 5.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.48% 7.32% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 234 283
South West median daily rate £421 £365 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.41% -6.41% +4.00%
10th Percentile £313 £276 £282
90th Percentile £536 £488 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 23 0
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
England median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% +85.36%

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 4,197 4,275 5,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 80.28% 80.86% 81.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,612 2,845 3,463
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £263 £238 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +3.72% +2.09% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 282 255
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £37.25 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.78% -5.10% +37.72%
10th Percentile £11.79 £12.52 £13.70
90th Percentile £47.65 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 22 January 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
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 22 January 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 +13 149 £400 +14.29% 58
Wiltshire +35 85 £456 +21.67% 13
Gloucestershire +8 52 £423 +1.81% 20
Somerset -9 23 £413 +13.01% 14
Devon -1 21 £373 +18.25% 5
Dorset -22 3 £313 -16.67% 10
Cornwall -9 1 - - 3
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 165 (46.35%) Finance
2 147 (41.29%) SAP
3 123 (34.55%) SQL
4 121 (33.99%) Manufacturing
5 118 (33.15%) Telecoms
5 118 (33.15%) Programme Management
5 118 (33.15%) Marketing
6 116 (32.58%) Digital Marketing
6 116 (32.58%) Electronics
6 116 (32.58%) Data Warehouse
7 115 (32.30%) Agile Software Development
8 82 (23.03%) ETL
9 75 (21.07%) SQL Server
10 64 (17.98%) Security Cleared
11 60 (16.85%) Tableau
12 56 (15.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 56 (15.73%) Microsoft
13 54 (15.17%) Oracle
14 53 (14.89%) Scrum
15 43 (12.08%) C#
16 42 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
17 41 (11.52%) Power BI
17 41 (11.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 37 (10.39%) SC Cleared
19 36 (10.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 35 (9.83%) JavaScript
20 35 (9.83%) .NET
21 34 (9.55%) HTML
21 34 (9.55%) CSS
22 33 (9.27%) Data Modelling

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 26 (7.30%) SharePoint
2 24 (6.74%) SAS
3 14 (3.93%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (1.69%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.12%) CMS
6 4 (1.12%) Confluence
7 2 (0.56%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.56%) nginx
8 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (4.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (3.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 9 (2.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.97%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (1.97%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (1.12%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (1.12%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 4 (1.12%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.27%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.93%) Amazon S3
4 5 (1.40%) Office 365
5 4 (1.12%) GitHub
6 3 (0.84%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.28%) Google Play
7 1 (0.28%) IaaS
7 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.28%) PaaS
7 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.69%) Skype
2 3 (0.84%) Internet
2 3 (0.84%) VPN
3 2 (0.56%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.56%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.56%) SMS
3 2 (0.56%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.28%) 3G
4 1 (0.28%) 4G
4 1 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.28%) DHCP
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) Firewall
4 1 (0.28%) Intranet
4 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.28%) LAN
4 1 (0.28%) Network Security
4 1 (0.28%) VLAN
4 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (32.58%) Data Warehouse
2 75 (21.07%) SQL Server
3 56 (15.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (11.52%) Power BI
4 41 (11.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (10.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (7.58%) BusinessObjects
7 24 (6.74%) Amazon Redshift
8 22 (6.18%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 17 (4.78%) SAS EBI
9 17 (4.78%) SQL Server 2016
10 15 (4.21%) Oracle Database
10 15 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (3.93%) Hadoop
12 10 (2.81%) Big Data
12 10 (2.81%) Data Lake
12 10 (2.81%) HDInsight
12 10 (2.81%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (2.81%) QlikView
13 9 (2.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (3.37%) Selenium
2 11 (3.09%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.09%) WebDriver
3 10 (2.81%) Cucumber
3 10 (2.81%) SoapUI
4 8 (2.25%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.25%) JIRA
5 7 (1.97%) SpecFlow
6 6 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.12%) ERwin
7 4 (1.12%) GitLab
7 4 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.12%) PhpStorm
8 3 (0.84%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.84%) Maven
8 3 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.84%) Subversion
9 1 (0.28%) NUnit
9 1 (0.28%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 165 (46.35%) Finance
2 121 (33.99%) Manufacturing
3 118 (33.15%) Marketing
3 118 (33.15%) Telecoms
4 116 (32.58%) Electronics
5 15 (4.21%) Retail
6 10 (2.81%) Banking
7 9 (2.53%) Military
8 7 (1.97%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.12%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.12%) Law
10 3 (0.84%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) Advertising
11 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Back Office
11 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 160 (44.94%) Developer
2 56 (15.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 53 (14.89%) Analyst
4 25 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 22 (6.18%) Architect
6 20 (5.62%) Business Developer
7 18 (5.06%) SQL Developer
8 16 (4.49%) SharePoint Developer
8 16 (4.49%) Tableau Developer
9 15 (4.21%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 14 (3.93%) Senior Developer
11 13 (3.65%) Consultant
11 13 (3.65%) Oracle Developer
12 12 (3.37%) SSIS Developer
13 11 (3.09%) .NET Developer
13 11 (3.09%) C# Developer
13 11 (3.09%) Data Analyst
14 10 (2.81%) Project Manager
14 10 (2.81%) Software Tester
14 10 (2.81%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.83%) .NET
2 34 (9.55%) CSS
2 34 (9.55%) HTML
3 24 (6.74%) SOAP
4 16 (4.49%) AngularJS
4 16 (4.49%) ASP.NET
5 14 (3.93%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (3.93%) jQuery
5 14 (3.93%) JSON
5 14 (3.93%) REST
5 14 (3.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (1.40%) Angular 2
7 5 (1.40%) XML
8 4 (1.12%) .NET Core
9 3 (0.84%) Entity Framework
9 3 (0.84%) ModSecurity
10 2 (0.56%) RESTful
11 1 (0.28%) CSS3
11 1 (0.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.74%) Management Information System
3 23 (6.46%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (1.97%) User Experience
5 6 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.40%) NHS
7 3 (0.84%) Augmented Reality
7 3 (0.84%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.84%) Driving Licence
7 3 (0.84%) Internet of Things
7 3 (0.84%) PKI
8 2 (0.56%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (0.56%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.56%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.56%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.28%) FMCG
9 1 (0.28%) Life Science
9 1 (0.28%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.65%) Linux
2 11 (3.09%) Windows
3 8 (2.25%) Unix
4 5 (1.40%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.12%) VMS
5 4 (1.12%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.84%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.28%) Android
8 1 (0.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (33.15%) Programme Management
2 116 (32.58%) Digital Marketing
3 115 (32.30%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (23.03%) ETL
5 53 (14.89%) Scrum
6 33 (9.27%) Data Modelling
7 28 (7.87%) Data Analysis
7 28 (7.87%) Workflow
8 27 (7.58%) Analytics
9 26 (7.30%) DevOps
10 24 (6.74%) Kimball Methodology
10 24 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (6.18%) Project Management
12 21 (5.90%) SDLC
13 17 (4.78%) Dimensional Modelling
13 17 (4.78%) Visualisation
14 16 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (4.49%) CRM
14 16 (4.49%) MVC
15 15 (4.21%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (34.55%) SQL
2 43 (12.08%) C#
3 35 (9.83%) JavaScript
4 29 (8.15%) T-SQL
5 26 (7.30%) PL/SQL
6 9 (2.53%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.40%) Java
7 5 (1.40%) Python
8 4 (1.12%) PHP
8 4 (1.12%) R
9 3 (0.84%) VBA
10 2 (0.56%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.56%) Dart
10 2 (0.56%) Ruby
11 1 (0.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.28%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.28%) Scala
11 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 64 (17.98%) Security Cleared
2 37 (10.39%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.62%) Degree
3 20 (5.62%) DV Cleared
4 7 (1.97%) MCSA
4 7 (1.97%) MCSE
4 7 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.40%) CISSP
6 5 (1.40%) CLAS
7 4 (1.12%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (1.12%) HND
8 3 (0.84%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.84%) NVQ Level 4
9 2 (0.56%) CISM
9 2 (0.56%) HNC
9 2 (0.56%) IISP
10 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.49%) QA
2 8 (2.25%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.25%) JSP 440
2 8 (2.25%) PMO
3 3 (0.84%) RMADS
3 3 (0.84%) SLA
4 2 (0.56%) IFRS
4 2 (0.56%) IFRS 9
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) BS25999
5 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.84%) Docker
3 2 (0.56%) Firmware
4 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (2.53%) Ansible
2 7 (1.97%) Puppet
3 4 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.12%) Terraform
4 2 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 147 (41.29%) SAP
2 60 (16.85%) Tableau
3 56 (15.73%) Microsoft
4 54 (15.17%) Oracle
5 22 (6.18%) MuleSoft
6 17 (4.78%) Nintex
7 15 (4.21%) Cognos
8 12 (3.37%) Teradata
9 10 (2.81%) IBM
10 6 (1.69%) Talend
11 5 (1.40%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.84%) Adobe
12 3 (0.84%) F5
13 2 (0.56%) Dell
13 2 (0.56%) Equitrac
13 2 (0.56%) ESRI
13 2 (0.56%) Google
13 2 (0.56%) Hortonworks
13 2 (0.56%) HP
13 2 (0.56%) MicroStrategy