Period
to 21 September 2020

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 21 September 2020 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
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 26 23
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 129 406 426
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South West 6.87% 6.38% 7.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.16% 7.44% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 319 381
Median daily rate £525 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% +8.82% +1.19%
10th Percentile £358 £263 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £538
England median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Median hourly rate £30.85 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.31% -10.00% -11.60%
10th Percentile £17.46 £18.40 £37.50
90th Percentile £35.68 £38.00 £42.50
England median hourly rate £33.65 £24.93 £26.00
% change year-on-year +34.98% -4.13% -21.21%

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 1,580 5,459 5,035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 84.13% 85.77% 85.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 996 3,403 3,116
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £638 £625 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £465
% change year-on-year - +2.15% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 290 236
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +1.59% +7.27%
10th Percentile £17.67 £13.75 £11.85
90th Percentile £55.25 £53.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.70 £21.00
% change year-on-year +41.73% +17.60% -8.70%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South West.

Daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in the South West

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South West over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in the South West

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South West.

Hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in the South West

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South West over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

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 21 September 2020. 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 +9 54 £525 +18.64% 12
Wiltshire -2 40 £600 +9.09% 2
Somerset -6 12 £450 +16.13% 6
Gloucestershire +23 8 £450 +5.88% 2
Dorset +20 5 £338 -3.57% 2
Cornwall +6 1 £525 +31.25%
Devon -13 1 - - 3
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 99 (76.74%) Finance
1 99 (76.74%) Public Sector
2 97 (75.19%) SAP
3 93 (72.09%) Manufacturing
3 93 (72.09%) Electronics
3 93 (72.09%) Telecoms
3 93 (72.09%) Programme Management
3 93 (72.09%) Marketing
3 93 (72.09%) Digital Marketing
4 56 (43.41%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (32.56%) Security Cleared
6 32 (24.81%) Middleware
7 31 (24.03%) SOA
8 30 (23.26%) SOAP
9 29 (22.48%) Java
10 28 (21.71%) Web Services
11 26 (20.16%) JSON
11 26 (20.16%) TDD
12 25 (19.38%) Oracle
13 24 (18.60%) XML
13 24 (18.60%) RESTful
13 24 (18.60%) DV Cleared
14 22 (17.05%) XSLT
14 22 (17.05%) Apache Camel
15 20 (15.50%) Swagger
15 20 (15.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 20 (15.50%) WireMock
15 20 (15.50%) SQL
15 20 (15.50%) Maven
15 20 (15.50%) XPath

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 20 (15.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (11.63%) Mule
2 15 (11.63%) Oracle Service Bus
2 15 (11.63%) Red Hat Fuse
3 7 (5.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.33%) Apache
4 3 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.55%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.55%) CMS
5 2 (1.55%) nginx
5 2 (1.55%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.78%) Confluence
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.78%) IIS
6 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (5.43%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.78%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.33%) Primavera
2 3 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.55%) Siebel CRM
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.73%) Azure
2 16 (12.40%) Power Platform
3 9 (6.98%) AWS
4 8 (6.20%) Office 365
5 6 (4.65%) PaaS
6 5 (3.88%) SaaS
7 4 (3.10%) IaaS
8 3 (2.33%) PowerApps
9 2 (1.55%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.55%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (1.55%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.55%) GCP
9 2 (1.55%) OneDrive
9 2 (1.55%) Power Automate
9 2 (1.55%) Yammer
10 1 (0.78%) BlazeMeter
10 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.78%) Logic Apps
10 1 (0.78%) ShareGate
10 1 (0.78%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.33%) DNS
2 2 (1.55%) HTTP
2 2 (1.55%) SMTP
2 2 (1.55%) SNMP
2 2 (1.55%) VLAN
3 1 (0.78%) LAN
3 1 (0.78%) SSL
3 1 (0.78%) VoIP
3 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
1 15 (11.63%) Power BI
2 13 (10.08%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.43%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.88%) Data Lake
4 5 (3.88%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (2.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 3 (2.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.55%) QlikView
7 2 (1.55%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 20 (15.50%) Maven
2 8 (6.20%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.88%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.10%) Ant
4 4 (3.10%) JIRA
5 3 (2.33%) Selenium
5 3 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.55%) GitLab
6 2 (1.55%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.78%) ERwin
7 1 (0.78%) Gatling
7 1 (0.78%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.78%) RStudio
7 1 (0.78%) Subversion
7 1 (0.78%) VersionOne
7 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.78%) Zephyr
General
1 99 (76.74%) Finance
1 99 (76.74%) Public Sector
2 93 (72.09%) Electronics
2 93 (72.09%) Manufacturing
2 93 (72.09%) Marketing
2 93 (72.09%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (30.23%) Developer
2 22 (17.05%) Java Developer
3 15 (11.63%) Architect
4 14 (10.85%) Senior Developer
4 14 (10.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (10.08%) Integration Developer
6 11 (8.53%) Senior Integration Developer
7 10 (7.75%) Analyst
8 9 (6.98%) Lead Developer
9 8 (6.20%) Lead Java Developer
9 8 (6.20%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.43%) Administrator
10 7 (5.43%) Data Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) Delivery Manager
11 6 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 5 (3.88%) Consultant
12 5 (3.88%) SQL Developer
13 4 (3.10%) Coordinator
13 4 (3.10%) Security Assurance Coordinator
13 4 (3.10%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (24.81%) Middleware
2 30 (23.26%) SOAP
3 28 (21.71%) Web Services
4 26 (20.16%) JSON
5 24 (18.60%) RESTful
5 24 (18.60%) XML
6 22 (17.05%) Apache Camel
6 22 (17.05%) XSLT
7 20 (15.50%) Swagger
7 20 (15.50%) WireMock
8 9 (6.98%) REST
9 6 (4.65%) .NET
10 5 (3.88%) Spring
10 5 (3.88%) Spring Boot
11 4 (3.10%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (2.33%) OAuth
12 3 (2.33%) OpenID
12 3 (2.33%) SAML
12 3 (2.33%) XML Schema
13 2 (1.55%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.10%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.33%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.33%) User Experience
5 2 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.55%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (1.55%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (1.55%) NHS
5 2 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.78%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.78%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.75%) Linux
2 5 (3.88%) Oracle Linux
2 5 (3.88%) Windows
3 4 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.55%) VMS
6 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.78%) Unix
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (72.09%) Digital Marketing
1 93 (72.09%) Programme Management
2 56 (43.41%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (24.03%) SOA
4 26 (20.16%) TDD
5 15 (11.63%) Migration
6 14 (10.85%) Service Management
7 13 (10.08%) Project Management
8 12 (9.30%) Data Modelling
8 12 (9.30%) ETL
9 11 (8.53%) DevOps
10 10 (7.75%) BPMN
10 10 (7.75%) SFIA
11 9 (6.98%) Analytics
12 8 (6.20%) ArchiMate
12 8 (6.20%) Change Control
12 8 (6.20%) ITIL
12 8 (6.20%) Scrum
12 8 (6.20%) Test Automation
13 7 (5.43%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.48%) Java
2 20 (15.50%) SQL
2 20 (15.50%) XPath
3 8 (6.20%) Python
4 5 (3.88%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.10%) AWK
5 4 (3.10%) Jython
5 4 (3.10%) sed
6 3 (2.33%) Java 8
6 3 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.55%) C
7 2 (1.55%) C#
7 2 (1.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (1.55%) Perl
7 2 (1.55%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (0.78%) R
8 1 (0.78%) Ruby
8 1 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (32.56%) Security Cleared
2 24 (18.60%) DV Cleared
3 19 (14.73%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.10%) CISSP
5 2 (1.55%) APMP
6 1 (0.78%) CCNA
6 1 (0.78%) CIPD
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.78%) Degree
6 1 (0.78%) ISEB
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) JSP 440
2 6 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.10%) RMADS
4 2 (1.55%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.55%) NIST 800
4 2 (1.55%) PMO
5 1 (0.78%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.78%) NIST
5 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.10%) NFS
2 3 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.65%) Ansible
2 4 (3.10%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (3.10%) Terraform
3 2 (1.55%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.55%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.55%) Puppet
3 2 (1.55%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 97 (75.19%) SAP
2 25 (19.38%) Oracle
3 19 (14.73%) Talend
4 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
5 15 (11.63%) WSO2
6 8 (6.20%) BiZZdesign
7 5 (3.88%) Informatica
8 4 (3.10%) NetApp
9 3 (2.33%) Cisco
9 3 (2.33%) Okta
9 3 (2.33%) Remedy
9 3 (2.33%) Siebel
9 3 (2.33%) Tableau
10 2 (1.55%) Databricks
10 2 (1.55%) Dell
10 2 (1.55%) Google
11 1 (0.78%) Cognos
11 1 (0.78%) CollabNet
11 1 (0.78%) NEC