Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 19 November 2017 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)
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 53 73
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 38 55 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.22% 3.92% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 4.68% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 48 32
Wales median daily rate £350 £486 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.02% +29.24% +15.77%
10th Percentile £225 £309 £244
90th Percentile £575 £650 £635
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wales median hourly rate - - £16.80
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £26.34
% change year-on-year +22.81% +8.20% +31.70%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 985 1176 1334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.55% 83.76% 80.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 829 967
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +12.36% -2.47%
10th Percentile £177 £213 £235
90th Percentile £556 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 52 52
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -1.56%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.53 £10.28
90th Percentile £50.98 £61.25 £41.13
UK median hourly rate £23.32 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.83% +6.67% +18.42%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Wales

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Wales

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Wales

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Wales

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
South Wales +2 27 £306 -31.94% 3
West Wales -1 6 £550 +14.29%
Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
3 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (28.95%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (26.32%) ETL
7 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
7 9 (23.68%) Power BI
8 8 (21.05%) Visualisation
8 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
9 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (18.42%) Qlik Sense
9 7 (18.42%) SDLC
10 6 (15.79%) Tableau
10 6 (15.79%) PowerPivot
10 6 (15.79%) Analytics
10 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
10 6 (15.79%) VBA
10 6 (15.79%) Finance
11 5 (13.16%) Project Management
11 5 (13.16%) Java
11 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (13.16%) SAP
11 5 (13.16%) Python
11 5 (13.16%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
12 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) PaaS
2 2 (5.26%) Serverless
3 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (28.95%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (23.68%) Power BI
5 7 (18.42%) Qlik Sense
5 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (15.79%) PowerPivot
7 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
7 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (7.89%) MS Access
8 3 (7.89%) MySQL
8 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
9 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
9 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (5.26%) SSDT
9 2 (5.26%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Electronics
2 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.53%) Marketing
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Data Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Product Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Report Developer
6 3 (7.89%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (5.26%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Business Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (5.26%) ETL Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Informatica Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Project Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 3 (7.89%) Dropwizard
2 3 (7.89%) RESTful
2 3 (7.89%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
3 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) Node.js
3 2 (5.26%) REST
4 1 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) JSON
4 1 (2.63%) Play Framework
4 1 (2.63%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.63%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.63%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) iSeries
2 2 (5.26%) NHS
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) ETL
3 8 (21.05%) Visualisation
4 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
4 7 (18.42%) SDLC
5 6 (15.79%) Analytics
6 5 (13.16%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (13.16%) Project Management
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.53%) Dashboard Development
7 4 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (10.53%) Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.89%) Change Data Capture
8 3 (7.89%) Data Transformation
8 3 (7.89%) Gantt Chart
8 3 (7.89%) Open Source
8 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) VBA
3 5 (13.16%) Java
3 5 (13.16%) Python
4 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.53%) R
5 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) C#
6 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) BC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Tableau
3 5 (13.16%) SAP
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 2 (5.26%) Informatica
5 2 (5.26%) Teradata
6 1 (2.63%) Google
6 1 (2.63%) Software AG