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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst
Rank 467 436 465
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 142 136 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.28% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 91 47
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£375 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £575 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £27.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.70%
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
50785 47790 46152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.81% 92.47% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 32295 28808 26045
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2049 2106 2641
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.64 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -20 136 £375 -6.25% 52
London +8 62 £420 -13.84% 16
South East -37 30 £400 +16.36% 4
City of London +10 22 £408 -14.21% 6
Berkshire +3 13 £325 -7.14% 3
West Midlands - 11 £363 - 7
South West -32 10 £305 -28.23% 11
East of England -2 7 £350 +1.44% 3
West Yorkshire -7 6 £275 -21.42% 2
Yorkshire -11 6 £275 -21.42% 3
Leeds -5 5 £275 -21.42%
North West -10 5 £319 +27.50% 6
Hampshire -15 5 £300 - 1
Manchester -7 4 £319 -18.26% 3
Scotland -11 4 £320 -20.00% 1
Reading +17 3 £325 -7.14%
Hertfordshire +4 3 £313 +4.16% 1
Surrey -7 3 £225 -40.00%
Slough -9 3 £325 - 2
Gloucestershire -18 3 £305 -23.75% 1
Essex - 3 £350 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £275 - 2
Bristol -10 2 £420 -6.66% 5
Cardiff -11 2 £325 -10.34% 3
South Wales -15 2 £325 -10.34% 5
Wales -21 2 £325 -10.34% 5
Birmingham - 2 £340 - 1
Bournemouth - 2 £200 -
Leicestershire - 2 £275 -
Dorset - 2 £200 -

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 262 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 132 (50.38%) SQL
3 91 (34.73%) Data Warehouse
4 76 (29.01%) SQL Server
5 71 (27.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 64 (24.43%) Finance
7 55 (20.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 47 (17.94%) Business Objects
9 44 (16.79%) Microsoft
9 44 (16.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 41 (15.65%) Data Modelling
11 39 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
12 38 (14.50%) Analytics
12 38 (14.50%) ETL
12 38 (14.50%) Oracle
13 36 (13.74%) Cognos
14 35 (13.36%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (13.36%) QlikView
15 30 (11.45%) MS Excel
16 26 (9.92%) SharePoint
17 24 (9.16%) Business Analysis
18 23 (8.78%) SAP
19 22 (8.40%) Crystal Reports
19 22 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
20 21 (8.02%) Tableau
20 21 (8.02%) T-SQL
21 20 (7.63%) Data Analysis
22 19 (7.25%) Marketing
23 18 (6.87%) Oracle BI EE
23 18 (6.87%) OLAP

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 26 (9.92%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.49%) SAS
3 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 30 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.05%) MS Office
3 7 (2.67%) PowerPivot
4 6 (2.29%) SPSS
5 5 (1.91%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (1.53%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (1.15%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.76%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.76%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.38%) BPCS
5 1 (0.38%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) Responsys
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (34.73%) Data Warehouse
2 76 (29.01%) SQL Server
3 71 (27.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (20.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (16.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 35 (13.36%) QlikView
7 22 (8.40%) Crystal Reports
7 22 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (6.87%) Oracle BI EE
8 18 (6.87%) OLAP
9 17 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (4.96%) SAP BI
10 13 (4.96%) Relational Database
11 11 (4.20%) SAP BW
12 8 (3.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (3.05%) Hadoop
12 8 (3.05%) Big Data
13 7 (2.67%) OLAP Cube
13 7 (2.67%) MS Access
14 6 (2.29%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 4 (1.53%) Toad
2 3 (1.15%) JIRA
3 2 (0.76%) JMeter
3 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.76%) JProfiler
3 2 (0.76%) VisualVM
4 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
General
1 64 (24.43%) Finance
2 19 (7.25%) Marketing
3 13 (4.96%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.20%) Banking
5 5 (1.91%) Publishing
5 5 (1.91%) Legal
6 4 (1.53%) Retail
6 4 (1.53%) Billing
7 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.15%) Advertising
7 3 (1.15%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Automotive
9 1 (0.38%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.38%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.38%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.82%) MDX
2 8 (3.05%) .NET
3 7 (2.67%) HTML
4 4 (1.53%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.53%) Web Services
4 4 (1.53%) XML
5 2 (0.76%) jQuery
5 2 (0.76%) CSS
5 2 (0.76%) D3.js
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.38%) XSLT
6 1 (0.38%) Middleware
6 1 (0.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.11%) NHS
3 15 (5.73%) Visualisation
4 8 (3.05%) Data Integration
5 7 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.29%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.29%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.91%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.15%) Open Source
9 3 (1.15%) Economics
9 3 (1.15%) Informatics
10 2 (0.76%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.76%) Statistics
10 2 (0.76%) GIS
10 2 (0.76%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.38%) Social Media
11 1 (0.38%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.91%) Windows
2 4 (1.53%) UNIX
3 3 (1.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (15.65%) Data Modelling
3 38 (14.50%) Analytics
3 38 (14.50%) ETL
4 35 (13.36%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (9.16%) Business Analysis
6 20 (7.63%) Data Analysis
7 18 (6.87%) Kimball Methodology
8 14 (5.34%) Technical Analysis
8 14 (5.34%) Data Management
9 11 (4.20%) User Stories
10 10 (3.82%) Migration
10 10 (3.82%) ERP
11 8 (3.05%) Dimensional Modelling
11 8 (3.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (3.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (3.05%) E-Commerce
11 8 (3.05%) Master Data Management
12 7 (2.67%) Inmon Methodology
12 7 (2.67%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 132 (50.38%) SQL
2 21 (8.02%) T-SQL
3 7 (2.67%) VBA
4 5 (1.91%) R
4 5 (1.91%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.91%) PL/SQL
4 5 (1.91%) C#
5 4 (1.53%) VBScript
6 2 (0.76%) Java
7 1 (0.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.38%) C
7 1 (0.38%) VB
7 1 (0.38%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.38%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (5.73%) Degree
2 3 (1.15%) ISEB
3 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.38%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.38%) MCSE
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.05%) QA
2 3 (1.15%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.76%) SLA
3 2 (0.76%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.38%) Basel III
4 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (17.94%) Business Objects
2 44 (16.79%) Microsoft
3 38 (14.50%) Oracle
4 36 (13.74%) Cognos
5 23 (8.78%) SAP
6 21 (8.02%) Tableau
7 17 (6.49%) Hyperion
8 9 (3.44%) IBM
8 9 (3.44%) Netezza
9 7 (2.67%) MicroStrategy
9 7 (2.67%) Teradata
10 4 (1.53%) Ab Initio
10 4 (1.53%) Informatica
10 4 (1.53%) Adobe
11 2 (0.76%) Cadence
11 2 (0.76%) Google
11 2 (0.76%) webMethods
11 2 (0.76%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.76%) Sybase
12 1 (0.38%) Hortonworks
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