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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Intelligence (BI)
UK / Wales
Rank 29 62 38
Rank change year-on-year +33 -24  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 39 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.53% 2.35% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.72% 2.77% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 12
Median daily rate £500 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £428 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year -43.75% +39.13%  

Business Intelligence is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 580 578 531
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 82.27% 84.88% 74.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 396 295
Median daily rate £393 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 21
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.25 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.65% +54.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +31 31 £500 +35.13% 6
West Wales - 4 £545 - 2
North Wales +7 3 £269 +19.44%
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 38 (53.52%) SAP
2 35 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (42.25%) Finance
4 27 (38.03%) Manufacturing
5 26 (36.62%) Electronics
5 26 (36.62%) Telecoms
5 26 (36.62%) Programme Management
5 26 (36.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 26 (36.62%) Marketing
5 26 (36.62%) Digital Marketing
6 25 (35.21%) Java
6 25 (35.21%) Oracle
7 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
7 21 (29.58%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (28.17%) SQL
8 20 (28.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (28.17%) SC Cleared
8 20 (28.17%) Security Cleared
8 20 (28.17%) Analytics
9 18 (25.35%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (25.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (25.35%) Teradata
10 17 (23.94%) Hadoop
10 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (23.94%) Jenkins
10 17 (23.94%) Relational Database
10 17 (23.94%) Ansible
11 15 (21.13%) REST
11 15 (21.13%) Domain-Driven Design
11 15 (21.13%) JavaScript

Business Intelligence
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (16.90%) Apache Spark
2 8 (11.27%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (8.45%) SAS
4 5 (7.04%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (5.63%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.23%) Apache
7 2 (2.82%) Confluence
7 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.41%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.41%) Luigi
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (36.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.41%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.41%) Sage BI
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.58%) Data Warehouse
1 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
2 20 (28.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (25.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (23.94%) Hadoop
4 17 (23.94%) Relational Database
5 9 (12.68%) Big Data
5 9 (12.68%) NoSQL
6 8 (11.27%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (9.86%) MongoDB
7 7 (9.86%) QlikView
8 5 (7.04%) HBase
8 5 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (4.23%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (23.94%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.86%) ERwin
3 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.23%) JUnit
4 3 (4.23%) Selenium
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.82%) JBehave
5 2 (2.82%) JIRA
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.82%) Toad
6 1 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 27 (38.03%) Manufacturing
3 26 (36.62%) Electronics
3 26 (36.62%) Marketing
3 26 (36.62%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.45%) Advertising
5 1 (1.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (54.93%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Architect
3 11 (15.49%) Cloud Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Scala Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Consultant
4 8 (11.27%) Data Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Applications Developer
6 6 (8.45%) AWS Developer
6 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Agile Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Java Applications Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Data Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Data Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Tester
10 2 (2.82%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.13%) REST
2 7 (9.86%) Web Services
3 5 (7.04%) JSON
3 5 (7.04%) XML
4 3 (4.23%) CSS
5 2 (2.82%) Dropwizard
5 2 (2.82%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (2.82%) HTML
5 2 (2.82%) MCollective
6 1 (1.41%) Node.js
6 1 (1.41%) RESTful
6 1 (1.41%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.27%) Algorithms
3 5 (7.04%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.63%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) Clustering
5 2 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.82%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.82%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (2.82%) NHS
5 2 (2.82%) PKI
6 1 (1.41%) Fintech
6 1 (1.41%) iPad
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Windows
3 4 (5.63%) Unix
4 2 (2.82%) AIX
4 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.62%) Digital Marketing
2 26 (36.62%) Programme Management
3 20 (28.17%) Analytics
4 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (21.13%) Configuration Management
5 15 (21.13%) Domain-Driven Design
6 14 (19.72%) ETL
7 10 (14.08%) Business Analytics
7 10 (14.08%) Data Migration
7 10 (14.08%) Migration
7 10 (14.08%) Scrum
8 9 (12.68%) Software Delivery
9 8 (11.27%) Data Management
9 8 (11.27%) Kanban
10 7 (9.86%) BDD
10 7 (9.86%) Data Architecture
10 7 (9.86%) Data Modelling
10 7 (9.86%) Quality Management
10 7 (9.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.21%) Java
2 20 (28.17%) SQL
3 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
4 14 (19.72%) Python
5 5 (7.04%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.23%) R
7 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.82%) Tcl
8 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
8 1 (1.41%) Scala
8 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) SC Cleared
1 20 (28.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.82%) CEH
3 2 (2.82%) CISSP
3 2 (2.82%) CREST Certified
3 2 (2.82%) ISEB
4 1 (1.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (2.82%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (23.94%) Ansible
2 2 (2.82%) Nessus
2 2 (2.82%) Packer
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
2 2 (2.82%) Rundeck
2 2 (2.82%) SCCM
2 2 (2.82%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.82%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (2.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.82%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 38 (53.52%) SAP
2 25 (35.21%) Oracle
3 18 (25.35%) Teradata
4 12 (16.90%) Microsoft
5 11 (15.49%) Cloudera
6 8 (11.27%) Ab Initio
6 8 (11.27%) Informatica
6 8 (11.27%) Tableau
7 7 (9.86%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (8.45%) Netezza
9 2 (2.82%) IBM
9 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.82%) Sonatype
9 2 (2.82%) Symantec
9 2 (2.82%) VMware
10 1 (1.41%) Cognos
10 1 (1.41%) RedGate
10 1 (1.41%) Sage
10 1 (1.41%) Talend
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