Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 26 17
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9 +9
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 24 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 8.28% 3.83% 6.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.08% 4.69% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 20
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +30.77% -0.38%
10th Percentile £299 £339 £249
90th Percentile £408 £475 £487
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £10.41 £35.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -70.27% +169.23% -28.34%

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 238 192 332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 82.07% 81.70% 83.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 138 218
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -12.75%
10th Percentile £283 £205 £188
90th Percentile £467 £475 £494
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 5
Staffordshire median hourly rate £13.35 £14.20 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.99% -52.67% +104.08%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.42 £10.75
90th Percentile £53.90 £38.75 £47.10
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £22.25 £18.14
% change year-on-year -32.58% +22.67% -17.56%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +2 15 £375 -11.76% 4
Stafford - 2 £450 -
Lichfield - 1 £310 - 1
Business Intelligence
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 20 (83.33%) SQL
2 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (54.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 11 (45.83%) Docker
5 11 (45.83%) Entity Framework
5 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (45.83%) NoSQL
5 11 (45.83%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (45.83%) Redis
5 11 (45.83%) C#
5 11 (45.83%) Teradata
5 11 (45.83%) DB2
5 11 (45.83%) .NET
5 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
5 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
5 11 (45.83%) Web Services
6 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
7 6 (25.00%) Windows
7 6 (25.00%) MySQL
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle
7 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (25.00%) Riak
7 6 (25.00%) Clustering
7 6 (25.00%) PowerShell

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 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (54.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 11 (45.83%) DB2
4 11 (45.83%) NoSQL
4 11 (45.83%) Redis
5 6 (25.00%) MySQL
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (25.00%) Riak
6 4 (16.67%) Power BI
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (8.33%) QlikView
8 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
8 1 (4.17%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) .NET Developer
2 11 (45.83%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (45.83%) C# Developer
3 6 (25.00%) DBA
3 6 (25.00%) Production DBA
4 4 (16.67%) Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) SQL DBA
6 2 (8.33%) QlikView Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Information Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Insight Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) SAS Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) SAS Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) SAS Information Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
1 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
1 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
1 11 (45.83%) Entity Framework
1 11 (45.83%) RabbitMQ
1 11 (45.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Clustering
3 3 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Change Data Capture
3 3 (12.50%) Database Security
3 3 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Coaching
5 1 (4.17%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.17%) Data Science
5 1 (4.17%) Decision-Making
5 1 (4.17%) ITSM
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Scorecard
5 1 (4.17%) SDLC
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.33%) R
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Teradata
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) RapidMiner