Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 32 38
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 21 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.71% 4.81% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.62% 5.45% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 3
Watford median daily rate £475 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -16.13% +14.81%
10th Percentile £383 £294 £365
90th Percentile £523 £473 £419
Hertfordshire median daily rate £433 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +19.31% -9.38% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 - £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 317 367 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 86.14% 88.22% 78.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 166 117
Watford median daily rate £438 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +6.45% +4.73%
10th Percentile £249 £203 £203
90th Percentile £556 £575 £525
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 7
Watford median hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +28.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £14.60 £15.85 £11.87
90th Percentile £50.88 £40.00 £15.35
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £21.25
% change year-on-year +3.95% -20.78% +1.19%

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 17 October 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 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Retail
3 7 (33.33%) CMS
3 7 (33.33%) Content Management
3 7 (33.33%) EPoS
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) SaaS
3 7 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
4 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (23.81%) SAP
5 5 (23.81%) ETL
5 5 (23.81%) Data Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (14.29%) Cognos
7 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (14.29%) Analytics
7 3 (14.29%) Power BI
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (9.52%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (9.52%) Degree
8 2 (9.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence

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 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.76%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) SaaS
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (14.29%) Power BI
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Architect
1 7 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Applications Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 3 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Senior IT Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Cognos Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) EPoS
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Content Management
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 5 (23.81%) Data Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) ETL
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (9.52%) Kanban
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) Time Management
7 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
7 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Information Security
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) Cognos
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Informatica