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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst
Rank 436 447 428
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 150 147 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 103 73
Average daily rate
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£393 £408 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.68% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £271 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £335
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £25.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
51554 49982 43833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.36% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 31354 30067 25181
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £226 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2020 2056 2247
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £17.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 1 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Business Intelligence Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 April 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 +9 144 £400 -2.73% 47
London +13 61 £413 -2.36% 20
City of London +28 26 £400 -13.51% 9
South East -26 17 £388 -4.32% 9
Yorkshire -3 16 £425 +32.81% 1
West Yorkshire +3 14 £425 +30.76%
West Midlands +1 13 £325 -10.34% 5
North West -14 12 £325 -13.33% 5
East of England +13 11 £406 -4.41% 1
Bedfordshire -3 10 £413 -7.30%
Bradford - 10 £425 -
Berkshire -12 8 £388 +40.90% 2
Cheshire - 8 £400 - 3
Birmingham -3 7 £325 - 2
Surrey +4 5 £444 - 2
South West -8 5 £356 -16.17% 4
Manchester -9 4 £325 - 2
Scotland -21 4 £350 -17.64% 1
Bristol -3 3 £375 -11.76%
Brentford - 3 £293 -
East Midlands -4 2 £325 +44.44%
Leeds -12 2 £425 +32.81%
Glasgow -12 2 £310 -27.05% 1
Luton +3 1 £415 -9.78%
Wiltshire -1 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -2 1 £300 -26.82% 2
Milton Keynes -5 1 £300 -26.82% 2
Oxfordshire -20 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £275 -

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 290 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 140 (48.28%) SQL
3 109 (37.59%) Data Warehouse
4 107 (36.90%) SQL Server
5 88 (30.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 87 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 74 (25.52%) Finance
8 65 (22.41%) ETL
9 64 (22.07%) Microsoft
10 60 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 50 (17.24%) Data Modelling
12 47 (16.21%) QlikView
13 44 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (14.83%) Analytics
15 42 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
15 42 (14.48%) Business Objects
16 38 (13.10%) MS Excel
17 37 (12.76%) Business Analysis
18 34 (11.72%) Oracle
19 32 (11.03%) Data Analysis
19 32 (11.03%) Tableau
20 29 (10.00%) T-SQL
21 28 (9.66%) Cognos
22 25 (8.62%) SharePoint
23 22 (7.59%) SAP
24 21 (7.24%) Visualisation
25 20 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
25 20 (6.90%) Marketing
26 19 (6.55%) NHS
26 19 (6.55%) Kimball Methodology

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 25 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.41%) SAS
3 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.03%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (13.10%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (3.10%) PowerPivot
3 9 (3.10%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.41%) MS Office
5 4 (1.38%) MS Project
5 4 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.03%) SPSS
7 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Hyperion Planning
1 3 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (1.03%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (1.03%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.69%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.34%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.34%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.34%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.07%) Internet
2 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.34%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (37.59%) Data Warehouse
2 107 (36.90%) SQL Server
3 88 (30.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 60 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 47 (16.21%) QlikView
7 18 (6.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (6.21%) Crystal Reports
8 17 (5.86%) Oracle BI EE
9 14 (4.83%) OLAP
10 13 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (4.14%) Relational Database
11 12 (4.14%) Data Mining
12 9 (3.10%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (2.76%) SAP BI
13 8 (2.76%) Spotfire
14 7 (2.41%) Hadoop
15 6 (2.07%) MySQL
15 6 (2.07%) SAP BW
15 6 (2.07%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (2.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.03%) Toad
3 2 (0.69%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.69%) IntelliJ
3 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.69%) JMeter
3 2 (0.69%) JIRA
3 2 (0.69%) VisualVM
3 2 (0.69%) JProfiler
3 2 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.34%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.34%) ERwin
General
1 74 (25.52%) Finance
2 20 (6.90%) Marketing
3 13 (4.48%) Retail
4 11 (3.79%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.10%) Legal
6 8 (2.76%) Banking
7 7 (2.41%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.38%) Advertising
9 3 (1.03%) French Language
9 3 (1.03%) Law
9 3 (1.03%) Games
9 3 (1.03%) Publishing
9 3 (1.03%) Electronics
10 2 (0.69%) Front Office
10 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.69%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.34%) Automotive
11 1 (0.34%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.79%) MDX
2 7 (2.41%) .NET
2 7 (2.41%) XML
3 4 (1.38%) Web Services
3 4 (1.38%) HTML
3 4 (1.38%) D3.js
4 2 (0.69%) CSS
4 2 (0.69%) Raphaël
4 2 (0.69%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (0.69%) jQuery
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.34%) REST
5 1 (0.34%) Middleware
5 1 (0.34%) J2EE
5 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.34%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.24%) Visualisation
3 19 (6.55%) NHS
4 13 (4.48%) Data Integration
5 10 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.41%) FMCG
7 5 (1.72%) Open Source
7 5 (1.72%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.72%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.38%) Informatics
8 4 (1.38%) Statistics
8 4 (1.38%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.38%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.03%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (1.03%) DTV
10 2 (0.69%) GIS
10 2 (0.69%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.69%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.72%) Windows
2 4 (1.38%) UNIX
3 3 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 65 (22.41%) ETL
3 50 (17.24%) Data Modelling
4 44 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (14.83%) Analytics
6 37 (12.76%) Business Analysis
7 32 (11.03%) Data Analysis
8 20 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (6.55%) Kimball Methodology
10 17 (5.86%) Dimensional Modelling
11 16 (5.52%) ITIL
12 15 (5.17%) Scrum
13 14 (4.83%) Waterfall
14 13 (4.48%) RUP
15 12 (4.14%) Data Management
16 10 (3.45%) Validation
16 10 (3.45%) Coaching
17 9 (3.10%) Unit Testing
17 9 (3.10%) Test Scripting
17 9 (3.10%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 140 (48.28%) SQL
2 29 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 15 (5.17%) R
4 8 (2.76%) PL/SQL
5 7 (2.41%) C#
5 7 (2.41%) Java
6 6 (2.07%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.07%) VBA
7 4 (1.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (1.03%) VBScript
9 2 (0.69%) Python
9 2 (0.69%) VB
10 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.34%) Korn
10 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (2.76%) Degree
2 6 (2.07%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.72%) ISEB
4 4 (1.38%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.03%) MCITP
5 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.03%) MCSE
6 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.72%) QA
2 4 (1.38%) SLA
3 2 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.34%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.03%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 64 (22.07%) Microsoft
2 42 (14.48%) Business Objects
3 34 (11.72%) Oracle
4 32 (11.03%) Tableau
5 28 (9.66%) Cognos
6 22 (7.59%) SAP
7 14 (4.83%) Informatica
8 13 (4.48%) Teradata
9 9 (3.10%) Hyperion
9 9 (3.10%) IBM
10 8 (2.76%) Ab Initio
11 7 (2.41%) Netezza
11 7 (2.41%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (2.07%) Google
13 5 (1.72%) TIBCO
13 5 (1.72%) Adobe
14 4 (1.38%) webMethods
15 2 (0.69%) Siebel
15 2 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
15 2 (0.69%) Sybase
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