The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 28 June 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)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 35 24
Rank change year-on-year -3 -11  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 97 142 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.67% 4.72% 5.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.57% 5.72% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 80 79
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £18.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.98 £30.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -18.09% +28.42%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1742 2484 1794
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 83.83% 82.63% 77.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1049 1480 1112
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 55 74
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £41.80 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Birmingham +10 35 £390 -2.50% 15
Warwickshire -6 18 £475 +18.82% 1
Walsall - 8 £320 - 1
Wolverhampton +2 6 £350 -41.66% 1
Coventry +2 5 £393 -1.75% 4
Sutton Coldfield 0 5 £550 +41.02% 2
Solihull +13 3 £565 -
Staffordshire -6 2 £325 +4.00% 3
Shropshire +5 1 - - 2
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 102 (43.04%) SQL
2 68 (28.69%) SQL Server
3 61 (25.74%) Data Warehouse
4 60 (25.32%) Microsoft
5 59 (24.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 55 (23.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 48 (20.25%) Finance
8 46 (19.41%) ETL
9 43 (18.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 42 (17.72%) Oracle
11 41 (17.30%) Data Modelling
12 39 (16.46%) SAP
13 32 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (13.08%) BusinessObjects
15 30 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (12.24%) QlikView
17 28 (11.81%) SQL Server 2016
18 25 (10.55%) Analytics
18 25 (10.55%) Java
19 24 (10.13%) Microsoft Excel
19 24 (10.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
20 23 (9.70%) PL/SQL
20 23 (9.70%) SAP HANA
20 23 (9.70%) Power BI
21 22 (9.28%) SQL Server 2014
22 21 (8.86%) Data Management
22 21 (8.86%) Migration
22 21 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
23 19 (8.02%) Security Cleared
24 18 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 14 (5.91%) SAS
2 10 (4.22%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.11%) Apache
3 5 (2.11%) IIS
3 5 (2.11%) JBoss
3 5 (2.11%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (2.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.84%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.84%) CMS
5 2 (0.84%) Drupal
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.42%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.42%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (10.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (2.11%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.69%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.69%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (1.69%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.27%) SAP APO
3 3 (1.27%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.27%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.84%) Maximo
4 2 (0.84%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.84%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.84%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.42%) Office 365
4 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.11%) HTTP
1 5 (2.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.84%) Network Security
2 2 (0.84%) SMS
3 1 (0.42%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (28.69%) SQL Server
2 61 (25.74%) Data Warehouse
3 59 (24.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (23.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (18.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 31 (13.08%) BusinessObjects
7 29 (12.24%) QlikView
8 28 (11.81%) SQL Server 2016
9 24 (10.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 23 (9.70%) Power BI
10 23 (9.70%) SAP HANA
11 22 (9.28%) SQL Server 2014
12 16 (6.75%) Oracle BI EE
13 15 (6.33%) SAP BW
14 14 (5.91%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (5.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 11 (4.64%) SQL Server 2005
17 10 (4.22%) Hadoop
17 10 (4.22%) OLAP
17 10 (4.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.38%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.11%) ClearCase
3 5 (2.11%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.69%) JIRA
4 4 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (1.27%) CA Gen
5 3 (1.27%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.42%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.42%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 48 (20.25%) Finance
2 13 (5.49%) Retail
3 12 (5.06%) Advertising
3 12 (5.06%) Marketing
4 7 (2.95%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.11%) Automotive
6 3 (1.27%) Banking
6 3 (1.27%) Billing
7 2 (0.84%) Back Office
7 2 (0.84%) Electronics
7 2 (0.84%) Legal
7 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.84%) Publishing
7 2 (0.84%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 87 (36.71%) Developer
2 47 (19.83%) Analyst
3 43 (18.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 22 (9.28%) Architect
5 20 (8.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 17 (7.17%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 16 (6.75%) Consultant
8 14 (5.91%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
9 13 (5.49%) Business Manager
9 13 (5.49%) SQL Developer
10 12 (5.06%) SQL Analyst
11 11 (4.64%) DBA
11 11 (4.64%) SSRS Developer
12 10 (4.22%) Business Analyst
12 10 (4.22%) SAP Developer
12 10 (4.22%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.22%) SQL BI Developer
13 9 (3.80%) QlikView Developer
13 9 (3.80%) SQL DBA
13 9 (3.80%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.64%) .NET
2 5 (2.11%) AngularJS
2 5 (2.11%) CSS
2 5 (2.11%) HTML
2 5 (2.11%) J2EE
2 5 (2.11%) SAML
3 4 (1.69%) CSS3
3 4 (1.69%) HTML5
3 4 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (1.27%) MDX
4 3 (1.27%) XML
5 2 (0.84%) Web Services
6 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.42%) IDoc
6 1 (0.42%) JSON
6 1 (0.42%) Middleware
6 1 (0.42%) SAP ALE
6 1 (0.42%) SOAP
6 1 (0.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.64%) Management Information System
2 11 (4.64%) NHS
3 10 (4.22%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.11%) Clustering
4 5 (2.11%) User Experience
5 4 (1.69%) Replication
6 3 (1.27%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.27%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.42%) CMDB
8 1 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.42%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.42%) RIA
8 1 (0.42%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.06%) Unix
2 7 (2.95%) Linux
2 7 (2.95%) Windows
3 6 (2.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.42%) AIX
5 1 (0.42%) CentOS
5 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (19.41%) ETL
2 41 (17.30%) Data Modelling
3 32 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (10.55%) Analytics
5 21 (8.86%) Data Management
5 21 (8.86%) Migration
5 21 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (7.17%) CRM
7 15 (6.33%) Data Analysis
8 14 (5.91%) Project Management
8 14 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (5.49%) Workflow
10 12 (5.06%) Data Migration
10 12 (5.06%) Service Management
11 10 (4.22%) Business Analysis
11 10 (4.22%) Change Management
11 10 (4.22%) Cybersecurity
11 10 (4.22%) Visualisation
12 9 (3.80%) ERP
13 8 (3.38%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 102 (43.04%) SQL
2 25 (10.55%) Java
3 23 (9.70%) PL/SQL
4 18 (7.59%) T-SQL
5 7 (2.95%) C#
6 6 (2.53%) Python
6 6 (2.53%) VBA
7 5 (2.11%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.11%) Perl
7 5 (2.11%) Ruby
7 5 (2.11%) Scala
7 5 (2.11%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.69%) C
9 3 (1.27%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.84%) VB
11 1 (0.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.42%) R
11 1 (0.42%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (8.02%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.06%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.53%) Degree
4 4 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.27%) ISEB
6 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.42%) CIPD
7 1 (0.42%) ECDL
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.06%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.69%) QA
3 1 (0.42%) GCP
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.42%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.11%) Oracle Identity Management
1 5 (2.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.42%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.42%) OpenView
3 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 60 (25.32%) Microsoft
2 42 (17.72%) Oracle
3 39 (16.46%) SAP
4 11 (4.64%) Informatica
4 11 (4.64%) Tableau
5 9 (3.80%) Cognos
6 8 (3.38%) IBM
7 5 (2.11%) BEA
7 5 (2.11%) Google
7 5 (2.11%) webMethods
8 4 (1.69%) Cloudera
9 3 (1.27%) HP
9 3 (1.27%) Pega
10 2 (0.84%) JDA
10 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.42%) Adobe
11 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.42%) Remedy
11 1 (0.42%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.42%) Teradata
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