Period
to 22 October 2020

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 22 October 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 19 20
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1 0
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 6 7 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 7.59% 3.91% 7.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.23% 5.43% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 18
Median daily rate £538 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.98% +1.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £406 £316 £335
90th Percentile £544 £416 £441
West Midlands median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £10.41
% change year-on-year -22.22% +72.99% -76.22%

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 65 129 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 82.28% 72.07% 83.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 90 162
Median daily rate £363 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +3.33% +3.81%
10th Percentile £262 £210 £289
90th Percentile £513 £523 £463
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £430 £425
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 10
Median hourly rate £28.25 £25.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.00% +87.27% -6.97%
10th Percentile £16.73 £11.17 £11.18
90th Percentile £40.78 £57.25 £56.15
Median hourly rate £23.92 £18.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +29.27% +23.33% -39.98%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Staffordshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Staffordshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in Staffordshire.

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 22 October 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
Stoke-on-Trent +9 1 £400 +18.52% 1
Business Intelligence
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SCADA
2 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) Project Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) DAMA
3 1 (16.67%) DAMA DMBOK
3 1 (16.67%) Data-Driven Decision Making
3 1 (16.67%) Power Platform
3 1 (16.67%) Strategic Roadmap
3 1 (16.67%) Architecture Roadmap
3 1 (16.67%) Dundas
3 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture

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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (16.67%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
1 1 (16.67%) PowerPivot
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) SCADA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Commissioning Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Power BI Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SCADA Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 2 (33.33%) SCADA
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Architecture Roadmap
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (16.67%) DAMA
2 1 (16.67%) DAMA DMBOK
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Data-Driven Decision Making
2 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Strategic Roadmap
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Dundas
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft