Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 16 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 29 17
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12 +16
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 18 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.55% 3.16% 6.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.65% 4.23% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 13
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -21.43% +13.82%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £253
90th Percentile £448 £338 £487
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.86% +75.00% +10.25%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 208 189 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 75.64% 74.70% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 129 182
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £345 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -6.90%
10th Percentile £263 £212 £188
90th Percentile £468 £475 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 9
Staffordshire median hourly rate £12.75 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.17% +20.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £10.08
90th Percentile £33.43 £32.70 £46.70
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £17.95
% change year-on-year -26.19% +16.99% -20.22%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Staffordshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Staffordshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Staffordshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Staffordshire

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 16 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
Stoke-on-Trent -1 8 £375 +36.36% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +4 3 £431 - 1
Stafford -7 1 £450 +38.46% 1
Lichfield - 1 £310 -
Business Intelligence
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (33.33%) MySQL
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (33.33%) Clustering
4 6 (33.33%) QA
4 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 6 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (33.33%) Riak
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (27.78%) QlikView
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (22.22%) Internet
6 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (22.22%) Replication
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 4 (22.22%) Database Security
6 4 (22.22%) Change Data Capture
6 4 (22.22%) High Availability
6 4 (22.22%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (16.67%) Data Acquisition

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (11.11%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (33.33%) Riak
3 5 (27.78%) QlikView
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (22.22%) Qlik Sense
4 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (16.67%) DB2
5 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 3 (16.67%) OLAP
5 3 (16.67%) Power BI
5 3 (16.67%) Redis
5 3 (16.67%) Snowflake Schema
5 3 (16.67%) Star Schema
6 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) DBA
2 6 (33.33%) Production DBA
3 5 (27.78%) Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) SQL DBA
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) ETL Architect
6 2 (11.11%) QlikView Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Information Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) SAS Data Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) SAS Information Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 3 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) Clustering
3 4 (22.22%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (22.22%) Change Data Capture
2 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 4 (22.22%) Database Security
2 4 (22.22%) High Availability
2 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
3 3 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 3 (16.67%) Data Management
3 3 (16.67%) ETL
3 3 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 3 (16.67%) Metadata Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Logistics
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) R
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Teradata
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) RapidMiner