Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 25 32
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 0
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 325 347 315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.36% 6.53% 5.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.80% 7.88% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 278 264
South West median daily rate £415 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.85% +1.67% -
10th Percentile £296 £251 £263
90th Percentile £525 £513 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 5
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.74% +24.18%
10th Percentile £22.40 £17.50 £33.45
90th Percentile £106.00 £42.95 £60.13
England median hourly rate £32.75 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +0.77% -18.75% +60.00%

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 4,169 4,404 4,962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.54% 82.81% 83.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,557 2,905 3,373
South West median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £270 £240 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.89% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 237 272
South West median hourly rate £28.50 £38.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.97% -3.75% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.00 £13.55
90th Percentile £48.25 £52.50 £51.13
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +11.52%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +3 131 £395 +5.33% 57
Wiltshire +9 67 £450 +12.50% 19
Gloucestershire -2 46 £419 +1.82% 4
Devon +14 26 £344 +7.42% 5
Somerset -24 14 £375 +6.99% 7
Dorset -22 5 £375 - 4
Cornwall - 4 £475 - 1
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 138 (42.46%) Finance
2 120 (36.92%) SAP
3 109 (33.54%) SQL
4 99 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (30.15%) Programme Management
5 98 (30.15%) Data Warehouse
6 96 (29.54%) Manufacturing
7 94 (28.92%) Telecoms
7 94 (28.92%) Marketing
8 93 (28.62%) Digital Marketing
8 93 (28.62%) Electronics
9 70 (21.54%) SQL Server
10 66 (20.31%) Microsoft
11 60 (18.46%) Security Cleared
12 57 (17.54%) ETL
13 54 (16.62%) Oracle
13 54 (16.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 53 (16.31%) Power BI
15 51 (15.69%) Tableau
16 44 (13.54%) Scrum
17 43 (13.23%) SC Cleared
18 37 (11.38%) Analytics
18 37 (11.38%) Microsoft Azure
19 35 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 35 (10.77%) C#
20 31 (9.54%) .NET
20 31 (9.54%) Data Modelling
21 30 (9.23%) PL/SQL
22 28 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
23 26 (8.00%) SharePoint

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 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.62%) SAS
3 8 (2.46%) Skype for Business
4 7 (2.15%) Confluence
4 7 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.62%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.62%) nginx
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (3.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (1.85%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.31%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 37 (11.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.92%) Office 365
4 9 (2.77%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.85%) PaaS
6 4 (1.23%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (0.92%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.92%) GitHub
8 2 (0.62%) IaaS
8 2 (0.62%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.62%) SaaS
9 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.31%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.31%) Google Play
9 1 (0.31%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.46%) Skype
2 3 (0.92%) DNS
2 3 (0.92%) Internet
3 2 (0.62%) DHCP
3 2 (0.62%) Firewall
3 2 (0.62%) HTTP
3 2 (0.62%) Intranet
4 1 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.31%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.31%) Network Security
4 1 (0.31%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (30.15%) Data Warehouse
2 70 (21.54%) SQL Server
3 54 (16.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (16.31%) Power BI
5 35 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (7.38%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (4.62%) Amazon Redshift
9 13 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 12 (3.69%) Relational Database
10 12 (3.69%) SQL Server 2016
11 10 (3.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 10 (3.08%) Oracle BI EE
11 10 (3.08%) Oracle Database
11 10 (3.08%) SAS EBI
12 9 (2.77%) Hadoop
13 8 (2.46%) Data Lake
13 8 (2.46%) HDInsight
13 8 (2.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 8 (2.46%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 17 (5.23%) JIRA
2 6 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (1.23%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.92%) Maven
4 3 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (0.92%) Subversion
4 3 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.62%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.62%) Selenium
5 2 (0.62%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.62%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.62%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.31%) GitLab
6 1 (0.31%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.31%) VersionOne
6 1 (0.31%) webpack
General
1 138 (42.46%) Finance
2 96 (29.54%) Manufacturing
3 94 (28.92%) Marketing
3 94 (28.92%) Telecoms
4 93 (28.62%) Electronics
5 13 (4.00%) Retail
6 6 (1.85%) Banking
6 6 (1.85%) Billing
7 5 (1.54%) Law
8 4 (1.23%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.92%) Military
10 1 (0.31%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Legal
10 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 116 (35.69%) Developer
2 86 (26.46%) Analyst
3 41 (12.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 39 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 23 (7.08%) Business Analyst
6 21 (6.46%) Architect
7 17 (5.23%) Consultant
7 17 (5.23%) SQL Developer
8 14 (4.31%) .NET Developer
8 14 (4.31%) Business Developer
8 14 (4.31%) Data Analyst
8 14 (4.31%) Oracle Developer
9 12 (3.69%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
9 12 (3.69%) Project Manager
9 12 (3.69%) Technical Analyst
10 11 (3.38%) C# Developer
11 10 (3.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 10 (3.08%) Senior Developer
12 9 (2.77%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (2.77%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.54%) .NET
2 23 (7.08%) HTML
3 22 (6.77%) CSS
4 17 (5.23%) ASP.NET
5 14 (4.31%) jQuery
6 13 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 11 (3.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (2.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (2.77%) SOAP
9 7 (2.15%) REST
10 6 (1.85%) JSON
11 5 (1.54%) Angular 2
12 4 (1.23%) RESTful
12 4 (1.23%) XML
13 3 (0.92%) .NET Core
13 3 (0.92%) ModSecurity
13 3 (0.92%) WebCenter
14 2 (0.62%) HTML5
14 2 (0.62%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.15%) Data Structures
3 7 (2.15%) NHS
4 5 (1.54%) User Experience
5 4 (1.23%) PKI
6 3 (0.92%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (0.92%) Internet of Things
6 3 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.62%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.62%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.31%) CESG
8 1 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.31%) FMCG
8 1 (0.31%) PMI
8 1 (0.31%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.92%) Unix
2 11 (3.38%) Windows
3 6 (1.85%) Linux
4 3 (0.92%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.92%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.92%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.31%) AIX
5 1 (0.31%) Android
5 1 (0.31%) CentOS
5 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (30.15%) Programme Management
3 93 (28.62%) Digital Marketing
4 57 (17.54%) ETL
5 44 (13.54%) Scrum
6 37 (11.38%) Analytics
7 31 (9.54%) Data Modelling
8 24 (7.38%) Visualisation
9 23 (7.08%) Data Analysis
10 20 (6.15%) DevOps
11 19 (5.85%) Migration
12 17 (5.23%) Kimball Methodology
13 16 (4.92%) Dimensional Modelling
13 16 (4.92%) MVC
14 15 (4.62%) CRM
14 15 (4.62%) Data Management
14 15 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (4.62%) Workflow
15 14 (4.31%) Business Analysis
15 14 (4.31%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 109 (33.54%) SQL
2 35 (10.77%) C#
3 30 (9.23%) PL/SQL
4 24 (7.38%) T-SQL
5 23 (7.08%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.46%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.15%) Java
8 4 (1.23%) Python
9 3 (0.92%) Apple Swift
9 3 (0.92%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.92%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.62%) Dart
10 2 (0.62%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.62%) VBA
11 1 (0.31%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.31%) Korn
11 1 (0.31%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.31%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 60 (18.46%) Security Cleared
2 43 (13.23%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (2.77%) MCSE
4 9 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.46%) MCSA
6 4 (1.23%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (1.23%) CISSP
6 4 (1.23%) Degree
6 4 (1.23%) ISEB
6 4 (1.23%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (0.92%) CLAS
8 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.31%) CCIE
9 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.31%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.31%) PMO
2 12 (3.69%) GDPR
3 10 (3.08%) JSP 440
4 6 (1.85%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.23%) QA
6 2 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.62%) RMADS
7 1 (0.31%) Basel II
7 1 (0.31%) BS25999
7 1 (0.31%) GCP
7 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (2.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.54%) Docker
3 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.85%) SCCM
2 5 (1.54%) Ansible
3 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 120 (36.92%) SAP
2 66 (20.31%) Microsoft
3 54 (16.62%) Oracle
4 51 (15.69%) Tableau
5 19 (5.85%) MuleSoft
6 18 (5.54%) Cognos
7 13 (4.00%) Teradata
8 12 (3.69%) IBM
9 9 (2.77%) Nintex
10 8 (2.46%) Talend
11 4 (1.23%) LogRhythm
12 3 (0.92%) Adobe
12 3 (0.92%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.92%) Siebel
13 2 (0.62%) ESRI
13 2 (0.62%) Google
13 2 (0.62%) Informatica
13 2 (0.62%) VMware
14 1 (0.31%) Ab Initio
14 1 (0.31%) Telerik