Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 33 35
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2 +9
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 24 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 7.06% 3.71% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.95% 4.30% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 3
Watford median daily rate £449 £353 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.30% -9.03% +72.22%
10th Percentile £321 £296 £365
90th Percentile £519 £539 £419
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £390 £420
% change year-on-year +8.97% -7.14% +35.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £36.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £30.00 - £14.00

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 302 302 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 88.82% 86.29% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 139 122
Watford median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £213 £215 £205
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 3
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% +100.00% +11.54%
10th Percentile £14.20 £15.98 £13.65
90th Percentile £51.13 £40.00 £14.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £16.82 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.97% -25.24% +21.62%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Watford over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 August 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 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 8 (33.33%) Retail
3 8 (33.33%) Finance
4 7 (29.17%) CMS
4 7 (29.17%) Content Management
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 7 (29.17%) EPoS
4 7 (29.17%) SaaS
4 7 (29.17%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (20.83%) ETL
6 5 (20.83%) SAP
6 5 (20.83%) Scrum
6 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (20.83%) Data Architecture
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (16.67%) Legal
7 4 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL
8 3 (12.50%) Cognos
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (12.50%) Change Management
8 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.50%) Business Process Analysis

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.17%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (4.17%) Power BI
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
1 8 (33.33%) Retail
2 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.67%) Legal
3 4 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Architect
1 7 (29.17%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Applications Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Tester
4 2 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) EPoS
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 7 (29.17%) Content Management
4 5 (20.83%) Data Architecture
4 5 (20.83%) ETL
4 5 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Business Process Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) Kanban
5 3 (12.50%) SDLC
5 3 (12.50%) Time Management
6 2 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO 13485
2 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) SAP
2 3 (12.50%) Cognos
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Informatica
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft