Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 12 December 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 23 39
Rank change year-on-year +5 +16 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 28 29 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 7.49% 6.73% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.43% 7.49% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 1
Watford median daily rate £475 £335 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.79% -19.28% +22.96%
10th Percentile £398 £300 £398
90th Percentile £525 £398 £433
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £335 £415
% change year-on-year +34.33% -19.28% +22.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% +25.00% -3.45%

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 332 387 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 88.77% 89.79% 81.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 171 120
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% -0.60%
10th Percentile £300 £200 £205
90th Percentile £550 £588 £538
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 5
Watford median hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.61% +33.33% +3.85%
10th Percentile £16.63 £14.68 £11.81
90th Percentile £43.13 £40.00 £15.55
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.84 £19.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year -6.11% -36.13% +39.98%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Watford

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Watford

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Watford

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Watford region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 10 (35.71%) SQL
1 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (32.14%) Power BI
3 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (21.43%) ETL
5 6 (21.43%) Manufacturing
6 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (17.86%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
6 5 (17.86%) Data Integration
6 5 (17.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (17.86%) Informatica
6 5 (17.86%) PowerCenter
6 5 (17.86%) Cognos
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (14.29%) Finance
7 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.29%) Analytics
7 4 (14.29%) Inmon Methodology
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (10.71%) Critical Thinking
8 3 (10.71%) Analytical Thinking
8 3 (10.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (7.14%) C#
9 2 (7.14%) Microsoft

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (32.14%) Power BI
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (17.86%) PowerCenter
4 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (3.57%) Big Data
8 1 (3.57%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (3.57%) DB2
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) ERwin
General
1 6 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 5 (17.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (14.29%) Finance
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Senior Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Power BI Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Cognos Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Informatica Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Cognos Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Data Architect
7 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
7 2 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 2 (7.14%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.57%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 6 (21.43%) ETL
3 5 (17.86%) Data Integration
3 5 (17.86%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (14.29%) Analytics
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (14.29%) Inmon Methodology
5 3 (10.71%) Analytical Thinking
5 3 (10.71%) Critical Thinking
6 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (3.57%) Data Management
7 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Kanban
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C#
2 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Cognos
2 5 (17.86%) Informatica
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) SAP