Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 18 31
Rank change year-on-year -11 +13 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 10 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.77% 6.04% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 7.64% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 9
Staffordshire median daily rate £388 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% +12.07% -10.77%
10th Percentile £349 £275 £262
90th Percentile £425 £438 £435
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £49.00 - £20.00

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 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 205 301 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 77.36% 79.00% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 203 167
Staffordshire median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £274 £212 £263
90th Percentile £464 £488 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +0.13% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 8
Staffordshire median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.00% +60.26% +5.76%
10th Percentile £10.99 £19.65 £9.59
90th Percentile £48.50 £73.50 £21.80
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.98 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.19% +7.50% -10.81%

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 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 17 February 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 +12 10 £388 +19.23% 6
Business Intelligence
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 9 (90.00%) ETL
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Tableau
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (50.00%) Power BI
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (40.00%) Data Management
7 3 (30.00%) Subversion
7 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
7 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (30.00%) C#
7 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) Complex ETL
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
8 2 (20.00%) NHS
8 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (10.00%) Statistics

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 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (50.00%) Power BI
3 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (10.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Business Developer
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (20.00%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (10.00%) ETL Developer
7 1 (10.00%) NHS BI Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Senior ETL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ETL
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Complex ETL
4 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) Tableau