Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 27 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 -12 +12
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 12 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.49% 4.00% 7.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% 5.33% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 10
Staffordshire median daily rate £366 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.15% -9.23% -0.38%
10th Percentile £258 £275 £265
90th Percentile £456 £360 £493
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £37.50 - £27.50

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 212 225 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 79.40% 75.00% 79.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 159 158
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £264 £212 £206
90th Percentile £461 £475 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 7
Staffordshire median hourly rate £12.14 £23.25 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.77% +102.17% -23.33%
10th Percentile £11.17 £14.49 £9.83
90th Percentile £36.38 £57.50 £15.80
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £21.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -27.91% +19.44% -25.00%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 5 £398 +44.55% 7
Burton-upon-Trent +3 3 £431 +48.71% 10
Lichfield - 1 £310 -
Business Intelligence
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) QlikView
4 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) QA
4 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (33.33%) High Availability
4 4 (33.33%) Qlik Sense
4 4 (33.33%) Riak
4 4 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
4 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (33.33%) Database Security
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (33.33%) MySQL
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (33.33%) Replication
4 4 (33.33%) Clustering
4 4 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
5 3 (25.00%) Snowflake Schema
5 3 (25.00%) Star Schema
5 3 (25.00%) Data Management
5 3 (25.00%) ETL

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 (16.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) QlikView
3 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (33.33%) Qlik Sense
3 4 (33.33%) Riak
4 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (25.00%) OLAP
4 3 (25.00%) Snowflake Schema
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (25.00%) Star Schema
5 2 (16.67%) Power BI
6 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) DBA
1 4 (33.33%) Production DBA
1 4 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) ETL Architect
3 2 (16.67%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Clustering
2 4 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
1 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 4 (33.33%) Database Security
1 4 (33.33%) High Availability
1 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
2 3 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (25.00%) Data Management
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
2 3 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 3 (25.00%) Metadata Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) RapidMiner