Period
to 20 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 20 30
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 343 405 337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.40% 7.36% 5.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.68% 8.83% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 300 262
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £306 £256 £245
90th Percentile £525 £559 £536
England median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -13.16% +58.33%
10th Percentile £14.70 £35.38 £30.55
90th Percentile £124.50 £46.13 £56.38
England median hourly rate £27.00 £23.58 £39.38
% change year-on-year +14.50% -40.11% +59.09%

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 4,465 4,588 4,884
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 83.36% 83.33% 80.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,696 2,950 3,225
South West median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £269 £250 £252
90th Percentile £563 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 204 244
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £12.60 £13.00 £12.83
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £51.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.16% +4.26% +11.90%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 -3 127 £400 +1.27% 59
Wiltshire -2 74 £425 - 10
Gloucestershire -8 44 £438 +9.38% 17
Devon +22 31 £338 -3.57% 10
Somerset +7 24 £375 +7.14% 5
Dorset -15 6 £375 +3.45% 5
Cornwall +1 5 £475 +251.85% 5
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 140 (40.82%) Finance
2 102 (29.74%) Manufacturing
3 101 (29.45%) SQL
4 98 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 89 (25.95%) SAP
6 87 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (24.78%) Programme Management
8 80 (23.32%) Marketing
9 79 (23.03%) Digital Marketing
9 79 (23.03%) Electronics
9 79 (23.03%) Telecoms
10 74 (21.57%) SQL Server
11 67 (19.53%) Microsoft
11 67 (19.53%) Power BI
12 57 (16.62%) Visualisation
13 49 (14.29%) Security Cleared
13 49 (14.29%) Oracle
14 47 (13.70%) Microsoft Azure
15 46 (13.41%) ETL
16 42 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 38 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
18 37 (10.79%) Tableau
18 37 (10.79%) SC Cleared
19 35 (10.20%) Scrum
20 34 (9.91%) Analytics
21 33 (9.62%) C#
22 32 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 32 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
23 31 (9.04%) Data Modelling
24 29 (8.45%) T-SQL

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 15 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.62%) SAS
3 8 (2.33%) Confluence
4 5 (1.46%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.87%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.29%) Apache
7 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.29%) Drupal
7 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (2.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.58%) SPSS
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.46%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.29%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 47 (13.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.08%) Office 365
3 11 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.04%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (1.46%) PaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.29%) GitHub
6 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
6 1 (0.29%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.29%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.87%) Skype
1 3 (0.87%) WAN
2 2 (0.58%) DNS
2 2 (0.58%) Firewall
2 2 (0.58%) HTTP
2 2 (0.58%) LAN
3 1 (0.29%) DHCP
3 1 (0.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 74 (21.57%) SQL Server
3 67 (19.53%) Power BI
4 42 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (7.29%) BusinessObjects
7 17 (4.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (4.37%) Data Mining
8 15 (4.37%) Oracle Database
8 15 (4.37%) Qlik Sense
9 13 (3.79%) Relational Database
10 11 (3.21%) MOLAP
10 11 (3.21%) ROLAP
11 7 (2.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 7 (2.04%) IBM InfoSphere
11 7 (2.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 7 (2.04%) QlikView
11 7 (2.04%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 15 (4.37%) JIRA
2 5 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (1.17%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.87%) ERwin
4 3 (0.87%) GitLab
4 3 (0.87%) Subversion
4 3 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.87%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.58%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.29%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.29%) Moq
6 1 (0.29%) NUnit
6 1 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.29%) Selenium
6 1 (0.29%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.29%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 140 (40.82%) Finance
2 102 (29.74%) Manufacturing
3 80 (23.32%) Marketing
4 79 (23.03%) Electronics
4 79 (23.03%) Telecoms
5 22 (6.41%) Retail
6 18 (5.25%) Automotive
7 5 (1.46%) Banking
7 5 (1.46%) Billing
8 3 (0.87%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.58%) Law
9 2 (0.58%) Legal
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (32.36%) Developer
2 98 (28.57%) Analyst
3 49 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 45 (13.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 40 (11.66%) Business Analyst
6 26 (7.58%) Architect
7 25 (7.29%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 24 (7.00%) Consultant
9 22 (6.41%) Project Manager
10 19 (5.54%) .NET Developer
11 16 (4.66%) C# Developer
12 15 (4.37%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (4.37%) Data Analyst
13 14 (4.08%) Power BI Developer
13 14 (4.08%) SQL Developer
13 14 (4.08%) Tableau Developer
14 13 (3.79%) ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (3.79%) Business Intelligence Architect
15 12 (3.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
15 12 (3.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.87%) .NET
2 21 (6.12%) HTML
3 19 (5.54%) ASP.NET
3 19 (5.54%) CSS
4 17 (4.96%) jQuery
5 16 (4.66%) AngularJS
6 14 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (3.79%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (3.21%) REST
9 10 (2.92%) SOAP
10 9 (2.62%) JSON
10 9 (2.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (1.75%) Angular 2
12 3 (0.87%) RESTful
12 3 (0.87%) Web Services
12 3 (0.87%) WebCenter
12 3 (0.87%) XML
13 2 (0.58%) HTML5
13 2 (0.58%) Razor View Engine
13 2 (0.58%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (3.50%) NHS
3 12 (3.50%) Virtual Team
4 11 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.17%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.17%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.87%) User Experience
8 2 (0.58%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.58%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.58%) PKI
9 1 (0.29%) Clustering
9 1 (0.29%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.29%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.29%) FMCG
9 1 (0.29%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Replication
9 1 (0.29%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.66%) Unix
2 13 (3.79%) Windows
3 9 (2.62%) Linux
4 6 (1.75%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.29%) AIX
6 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (24.78%) Programme Management
3 79 (23.03%) Digital Marketing
4 57 (16.62%) Visualisation
5 46 (13.41%) ETL
6 35 (10.20%) Scrum
7 34 (9.91%) Analytics
8 32 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
9 31 (9.04%) Data Modelling
10 28 (8.16%) Data Analysis
11 25 (7.29%) CRM
12 24 (7.00%) Migration
13 23 (6.71%) Dimensional Modelling
14 20 (5.83%) MVC
14 20 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (5.54%) People Management
16 18 (5.25%) Data Visualisation
17 17 (4.96%) Business Analysis
18 16 (4.66%) Data Management
18 16 (4.66%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 101 (29.45%) SQL
2 33 (9.62%) C#
3 29 (8.45%) T-SQL
4 22 (6.41%) PL/SQL
5 21 (6.12%) JavaScript
6 10 (2.92%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.04%) Java
8 6 (1.75%) R
9 3 (0.87%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.58%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.58%) C
10 2 (0.58%) PHP
10 2 (0.58%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.58%) Python
10 2 (0.58%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.29%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.29%) C++
11 1 (0.29%) ES6
11 1 (0.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 49 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 37 (10.79%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.04%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.46%) TOGAF Certification
5 4 (1.17%) ISEB
6 3 (0.87%) Degree
7 2 (0.58%) CISSP
7 2 (0.58%) MCSE
7 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.29%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.29%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.29%) MBA
8 1 (0.29%) MCSA
8 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.25%) PMO
2 17 (4.96%) GDPR
3 13 (3.79%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.46%) JSP 440
4 5 (1.46%) QA
5 2 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.29%) Basel II
6 1 (0.29%) GCP
6 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.17%) Docker
2 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.46%) Ansible
1 5 (1.46%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.17%) SCCM
3 2 (0.58%) Terraform
4 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 89 (25.95%) SAP
2 67 (19.53%) Microsoft
3 49 (14.29%) Oracle
4 37 (10.79%) Tableau
5 16 (4.66%) IBM
6 15 (4.37%) Cognos
7 12 (3.50%) Teradata
8 5 (1.46%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.17%) LogRhythm
9 4 (1.17%) Netezza
10 3 (0.87%) Alteryx
10 3 (0.87%) Siebel
10 3 (0.87%) Talend
11 2 (0.58%) Google
11 2 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.58%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.58%) RapidMiner
11 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.58%) VMware
12 1 (0.29%) Trend Micro