Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 20 November 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 44 24
Rank change year-on-year +8 -20 +8
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 154 155 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.10% 4.35% 6.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.02% 5.04% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 113 203
West Yorkshire median daily rate £431 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.49% +4.83% +0.69%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £275
90th Percentile £615 £523 £522
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year +5.96% +0.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £29.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.42% -4.84% -
10th Percentile £21.50 £25.10 £14.88
90th Percentile £22.50 £159.90 £49.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £31.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -29.03% +87.88% -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2560 3075 3770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.80% 86.28% 85.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1764 2021 2595
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £265 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 62 109
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.63 £40.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in West Yorkshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in West Yorkshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in West Yorkshire

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in West Yorkshire

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +12 127 £444 +10.94% 30
Bradford +8 6 £638 +82.14% 9
Wakefield -6 3 £400 +39.13% 2
Huddersfield 0 2 - - 1
Pontefract - 1 £290 -
Business Intelligence
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 62 (40.26%) SQL
2 58 (37.66%) SQL Server
3 55 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (33.77%) Finance
5 49 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
6 48 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (29.22%) Data Modelling
8 32 (20.78%) Microsoft
9 31 (20.13%) SAP
9 31 (20.13%) T-SQL
10 27 (17.53%) Data Integration
10 27 (17.53%) Tableau
10 27 (17.53%) Analytics
11 25 (16.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 24 (15.58%) Marketing
12 24 (15.58%) Migration
13 23 (14.94%) Programme Management
13 23 (14.94%) Manufacturing
13 23 (14.94%) Electronics
13 23 (14.94%) Telecoms
13 23 (14.94%) Digital Marketing
14 22 (14.29%) ETL
15 21 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 21 (13.64%) Power BI
16 16 (10.39%) SQL Server 2014
17 15 (9.74%) Java
18 14 (9.09%) Oracle
18 14 (9.09%) Big Data
19 13 (8.44%) Ansible
19 13 (8.44%) Data Migration

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 9 (5.84%) Apache Spark
2 7 (4.55%) SAS
3 6 (3.90%) Confluence
4 5 (3.25%) Apache
4 5 (3.25%) Apache Solr
5 4 (2.60%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.60%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.95%) IIS
6 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.90%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (1.95%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.60%) GitHub
3 3 (1.95%) SaaS
4 2 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.30%) IaaS
4 2 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.79%) LAN
1 12 (7.79%) WAN
2 8 (5.19%) 3G
2 8 (5.19%) GPRS
2 8 (5.19%) GSM
2 8 (5.19%) Kerberos
2 8 (5.19%) LTE
2 8 (5.19%) SGSN
2 8 (5.19%) Wireless
3 4 (2.60%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (2.60%) VPN
4 2 (1.30%) DNS
5 1 (0.65%) LDAP
5 1 (0.65%) NAS
5 1 (0.65%) SMS
5 1 (0.65%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (37.66%) SQL Server
2 55 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 49 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (16.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (13.64%) Power BI
5 21 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (10.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (9.09%) Big Data
8 13 (8.44%) Hadoop
9 12 (7.79%) HBase
10 10 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (6.49%) SQL Server 2016
11 9 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (4.55%) Apache Hive
13 5 (3.25%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (3.25%) MongoDB
13 5 (3.25%) OLAP
14 4 (2.60%) Data Lake
14 4 (2.60%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 10 (6.49%) JIRA
2 7 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.55%) LoadRunner
2 7 (4.55%) Selenium
3 6 (3.90%) HP UFT
4 5 (3.25%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.60%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.95%) ERwin
6 3 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.65%) JMeter
7 1 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 52 (33.77%) Finance
2 24 (15.58%) Marketing
3 23 (14.94%) Electronics
3 23 (14.94%) Manufacturing
3 23 (14.94%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.55%) Retail
5 6 (3.90%) Publishing
6 2 (1.30%) Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (33.77%) Developer
2 29 (18.83%) SQL Developer
3 23 (14.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 23 (14.94%) SSIS Developer
4 21 (13.64%) Analyst
4 21 (13.64%) Architect
5 15 (9.74%) Data Architect
5 15 (9.74%) T-SQL Developer
6 14 (9.09%) Consultant
7 8 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (5.19%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 8 (5.19%) Business Analyst
7 8 (5.19%) Technical Support
8 7 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 7 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Architect
8 7 (4.55%) SQL BI Developer
8 7 (4.55%) Test Analyst
8 7 (4.55%) Tester
9 6 (3.90%) Agile Test Analyst
9 6 (3.90%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.84%) Kafka
2 8 (5.19%) HTML
3 6 (3.90%) .NET
4 5 (3.25%) Apache Camel
4 5 (3.25%) Drools
4 5 (3.25%) REST
4 5 (3.25%) Spring
4 5 (3.25%) Spring Boot
5 4 (2.60%) Sensu
5 4 (2.60%) Spark Streaming
6 3 (1.95%) MDX
7 2 (1.30%) Middleware
8 1 (0.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.25%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.30%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.65%) NHS
6 1 (0.65%) Replication
6 1 (0.65%) User Experience
6 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.79%) Unix
2 9 (5.84%) Windows
3 8 (5.19%) Android
3 8 (5.19%) Apple iOS
3 8 (5.19%) Mac OS X
3 8 (5.19%) Windows Phone
4 6 (3.90%) Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (29.22%) Data Modelling
3 27 (17.53%) Analytics
3 27 (17.53%) Data Integration
4 24 (15.58%) Migration
5 23 (14.94%) Digital Marketing
5 23 (14.94%) Programme Management
6 22 (14.29%) ETL
7 13 (8.44%) Data Architecture
7 13 (8.44%) Data Migration
8 12 (7.79%) Data Strategy
9 11 (7.14%) Data Governance
9 11 (7.14%) DevOps
9 11 (7.14%) Open Source
10 10 (6.49%) Data Management
11 9 (5.84%) Scrum
12 8 (5.19%) BDD
12 8 (5.19%) TDD
13 7 (4.55%) Test Scripting
14 6 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 62 (40.26%) SQL
2 31 (20.13%) T-SQL
3 15 (9.74%) Java
4 11 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 10 (6.49%) VB
6 8 (5.19%) PHP
7 7 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.60%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.60%) Python
9 3 (1.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (1.95%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.95%) Scala
10 2 (1.30%) C#
11 1 (0.65%) R
11 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (6.49%) ISEB
2 8 (5.19%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.60%) CCIE
3 4 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.60%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.95%) Degree
5 1 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.65%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.79%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.19%) QA
3 2 (1.30%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (5.19%) VMware NSX
2 7 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.90%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (3.25%) Docker
4 5 (3.25%) HDFS
5 4 (2.60%) Apache Flume
5 4 (2.60%) vSphere
6 3 (1.95%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (8.44%) Ansible
2 8 (5.19%) AirWatch
3 6 (3.90%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (3.25%) Kubernetes
4 5 (3.25%) Terraform
5 4 (2.60%) Prometheus
5 4 (2.60%) Puppet
5 4 (2.60%) vCenter Server
5 4 (2.60%) vRealize
Vendors
1 32 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 31 (20.13%) SAP
3 27 (17.53%) Tableau
4 14 (9.09%) Oracle
5 11 (7.14%) VMware
6 8 (5.19%) MobileIron
7 6 (3.90%) HP
8 4 (2.60%) Cisco
8 4 (2.60%) Informatica
9 3 (1.95%) CA
9 3 (1.95%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.65%) Datameer
10 1 (0.65%) IBM
10 1 (0.65%) Logi
10 1 (0.65%) Logi Analytics
10 1 (0.65%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.65%) RedGate
10 1 (0.65%) Talend