The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Intelligence Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst
Rank 443 435 454
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 141 118 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 78 54
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£375 £375 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £541 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Business Intelligence Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Intelligence Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Intelligence Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Business Intelligence Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business Intelligence Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +11 134 £375 - 67
London +3 58 £400 -3.61% 31
South East -2 30 £415 +18.57% 9
City of London +18 21 £450 +20.00% 7
Berkshire +3 14 £420 +20.00% 2
South West -12 13 £325 -23.52% 6
East of England +8 12 £360 +4.34% 6
West Midlands +8 7 £375 +50.00% 2
Surrey -2 6 £425 - 3
Scotland -12 5 £350 -6.35% 4
Hampshire - 5 £300 - 2
Bristol -3 4 £375 - 3
North West -13 4 £313 +17.92% 5
Hertfordshire - 4 £320 -
East Midlands +15 3 £275 +22.22% 2
Gloucestershire -16 3 £305 -28.23% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £498 - 1
Shropshire - 3 - - 1
Telford - 3 - - 1
Leicestershire +7 2 £275 +22.22% 1
Essex +7 2 £350 -
Cheshire +6 2 £525 +110.00%
West Yorkshire -5 2 £363 +61.11% 4
Yorkshire -7 2 £363 +45.00% 6
Glasgow -8 2 £315 - 2
Birmingham - 2 £375 -
Manchester - 2 £294 - 3
Oxford - 2 £498 - 1
Dorset - 2 £200 - 1
Reading 0 1 - -

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Intelligence Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Intelligence Analyst in their job title.

1 258 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 131 (50.78%) SQL
3 91 (35.27%) SQL Server
4 86 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 81 (31.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 69 (26.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 62 (24.03%) Finance
8 53 (20.54%) Microsoft
9 51 (19.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 47 (18.22%) Business Objects
11 44 (17.05%) ETL
12 40 (15.50%) Data Modelling
13 38 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (14.34%) QlikView
15 33 (12.79%) Analytics
15 33 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
16 32 (12.40%) Business Analysis
16 32 (12.40%) MS Excel
16 32 (12.40%) Cognos
16 32 (12.40%) Oracle
17 27 (10.47%) SharePoint
18 24 (9.30%) Crystal Reports
18 24 (9.30%) Data Analysis
18 24 (9.30%) Tableau
19 21 (8.14%) SAP
19 21 (8.14%) NHS
19 21 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
20 19 (7.36%) SQL Server 2012
20 19 (7.36%) T-SQL
21 18 (6.98%) Marketing

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Intelligence Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Intelligence Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (10.47%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.26%) SAS
3 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.10%) PowerPivot
2 8 (3.10%) MS Office
3 7 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.94%) SPSS
4 5 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.16%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.55%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.78%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.78%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.78%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.39%) BPCS
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.39%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.55%) Internet
2 1 (0.39%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (35.27%) SQL Server
2 86 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 81 (31.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 69 (26.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (19.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 37 (14.34%) QlikView
7 24 (9.30%) Crystal Reports
8 21 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (7.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (6.20%) Oracle BI EE
11 14 (5.43%) OLAP
12 11 (4.26%) Relational Database
13 10 (3.88%) SAP BW
14 9 (3.49%) SAP BI
15 8 (3.10%) Hadoop
15 8 (3.10%) Data Mining
16 7 (2.71%) MySQL
16 7 (2.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 6 (2.33%) OLAP Cube
17 6 (2.33%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Toad
2 2 (0.78%) VisualVM
2 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.78%) JProfiler
2 2 (0.78%) JIRA
2 2 (0.78%) JMeter
2 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.39%) ERwin
General
1 62 (24.03%) Finance
2 18 (6.98%) Marketing
3 15 (5.81%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.26%) Retail
5 10 (3.88%) Banking
6 7 (2.71%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.33%) Legal
8 4 (1.55%) Publishing
9 3 (1.16%) Games
9 3 (1.16%) Electronics
9 3 (1.16%) Advertising
10 2 (0.78%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.39%) Automotive
11 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.39%) Billing
11 1 (0.39%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.39%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.33%) MDX
1 6 (2.33%) .NET
1 6 (2.33%) HTML
2 4 (1.55%) D3.js
2 4 (1.55%) Web Services
3 3 (1.16%) XML
4 2 (0.78%) Raphaël
4 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.39%) Middleware
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.14%) NHS
3 17 (6.59%) Visualisation
4 10 (3.88%) Data Integration
5 8 (3.10%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.71%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.94%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.94%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.55%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.55%) Open Source
8 4 (1.55%) Informatics
8 4 (1.55%) Statistics
8 4 (1.55%) GIS
9 3 (1.16%) DTV
9 3 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.78%) Social Media
10 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.78%) Economics
10 2 (0.78%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.94%) Windows
2 3 (1.16%) UNIX
2 3 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (17.05%) ETL
3 40 (15.50%) Data Modelling
4 38 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (12.79%) Analytics
6 32 (12.40%) Business Analysis
7 24 (9.30%) Data Analysis
8 16 (6.20%) Kimball Methodology
9 15 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (5.04%) User Stories
11 12 (4.65%) ERP
12 11 (4.26%) Migration
12 11 (4.26%) Data Management
13 10 (3.88%) ITIL
14 9 (3.49%) Dimensional Modelling
14 9 (3.49%) Technical Analysis
15 8 (3.10%) Scrum
15 8 (3.10%) Validation
15 8 (3.10%) E-Commerce
16 7 (2.71%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 131 (50.78%) SQL
2 19 (7.36%) T-SQL
3 9 (3.49%) R
4 6 (2.33%) VBA
4 6 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.33%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.94%) C#
6 4 (1.55%) Java
6 4 (1.55%) VBScript
7 1 (0.39%) VB
7 1 (0.39%) Korn
7 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (4.26%) Degree
2 6 (2.33%) ISEB
3 3 (1.16%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.16%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) MCSE
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.94%) SLA
1 5 (1.94%) QA
2 3 (1.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.39%) Basel III
3 1 (0.39%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (20.54%) Microsoft
2 47 (18.22%) Business Objects
3 32 (12.40%) Cognos
3 32 (12.40%) Oracle
4 24 (9.30%) Tableau
5 21 (8.14%) SAP
6 14 (5.43%) Hyperion
7 10 (3.88%) Netezza
8 8 (3.10%) Teradata
8 8 (3.10%) MicroStrategy
8 8 (3.10%) IBM
9 7 (2.71%) Informatica
10 5 (1.94%) Ab Initio
10 5 (1.94%) Google
11 4 (1.55%) Adobe
12 3 (1.16%) webMethods
13 2 (0.78%) Cadence
13 2 (0.78%) Siebel
13 2 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
13 2 (0.78%) Sybase
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