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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst
Rank 443 475 410
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -65
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 189 133 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.26% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 91 131
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £209 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £283
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +15.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Average hourly rate £18.68 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.60% -2.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.68 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
-6.60% -

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
54988 52129 49569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.20% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 35155 31640 29452
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2023 2014 2146
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +45 178 £405 +15.71% 61
London -3 69 £450 +12.50% 31
South East -12 30 £425 +16.43% 7
South West +14 23 £413 -2.94% 6
Berkshire +16 19 £425 +25.92% 5
City of London +15 19 £450 +5.88% 9
East of England +15 18 £400 +10.34% 3
Yorkshire -22 17 £280 +24.44% 2
North West -15 14 £325 +55.87% 5
West Yorkshire -30 10 £280 +24.44% 1
Leeds -28 9 £280 +24.44% 1
Manchester -13 8 £290 - 2
Scotland 0 7 £365 - 1
Gloucestershire -3 7 £438 +9.37% 2
Wiltshire - 7 £413 - 2
Essex - 7 £350 -
Swindon - 7 £413 - 1
South Yorkshire - 7 £325 - 1
Slough +11 6 - - 2
Sheffield - 6 £375 - 1
Chelmsford - 5 £350 -
Glasgow - 5 £350 - 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £475 -
Suffolk - 4 - -
Ipswich - 4 - -
West Midlands +2 3 £345 +15.00% 4
Dorset +1 3 £519 -5.68%
Cambridgeshire -5 3 £290 -18.59% 2
Surrey -10 3 £430 +23.74%
Wales -12 3 £250 -23.07% 1

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 361 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 201 (55.68%) SQL
3 166 (45.98%) Data Warehouse
4 137 (37.95%) SQL Server
5 108 (29.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 107 (29.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 92 (25.48%) Finance
8 88 (24.38%) Microsoft
9 77 (21.33%) T-SQL
10 76 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 68 (18.84%) MS Excel
12 67 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
13 64 (17.73%) ETL
14 54 (14.96%) BusinessObjects
15 52 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
16 50 (13.85%) Analytics
17 48 (13.30%) Data Modelling
18 46 (12.74%) Oracle
19 45 (12.47%) QlikView
20 43 (11.91%) Cognos
21 41 (11.36%) Business Analysis
22 37 (10.25%) Data Analysis
22 37 (10.25%) Tableau
23 28 (7.76%) SQL Server 2012
24 27 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
25 26 (7.20%) SAS
26 25 (6.93%) SharePoint
26 25 (6.93%) Kimball Methodology
27 24 (6.65%) Visualisation
28 23 (6.37%) OLAP

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 26 (7.20%) SAS
2 25 (6.93%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.55%) CMS
4 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 68 (18.84%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.05%) MS Office
3 7 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (1.66%) PowerPivot
4 6 (1.66%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.11%) MS Project
6 3 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (45.98%) Data Warehouse
2 137 (37.95%) SQL Server
3 108 (29.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 107 (29.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 76 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 54 (14.96%) BusinessObjects
7 45 (12.47%) QlikView
8 28 (7.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (6.37%) OLAP
10 21 (5.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (4.71%) Oracle BI EE
11 17 (4.71%) DTS
12 11 (3.05%) MS Access
12 11 (3.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (2.77%) Relational Database
13 10 (2.77%) OLAP Cube
14 9 (2.49%) ProClarity
14 9 (2.49%) DataStage
14 9 (2.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (2.49%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.22%) Selenium
2 8 (2.22%) Toad
2 8 (2.22%) eggPlant
3 6 (1.66%) ERwin
4 5 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.55%) MSTest
7 2 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.55%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.55%) IntelliJ
General
1 92 (25.48%) Finance
2 13 (3.60%) Marketing
3 11 (3.05%) Retail
3 11 (3.05%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.49%) Banking
5 7 (1.94%) Advertising
6 6 (1.66%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.11%) Publishing
8 3 (0.83%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.83%) Law
8 3 (0.83%) Legal
8 3 (0.83%) French Language
9 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.55%) Billing
9 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.55%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.55%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Games
10 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.77%) .NET
2 6 (1.66%) MDX
3 2 (0.55%) SAP XI
3 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.28%) XML
4 1 (0.28%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 67 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.65%) Visualisation
3 23 (6.37%) NHS
4 13 (3.60%) Data Integration
5 11 (3.05%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.22%) FMCG
7 7 (1.94%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.39%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.39%) Data Extraction
8 5 (1.39%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.11%) Derivative
10 3 (0.83%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.55%) User Experience
11 2 (0.55%) Statistics
12 1 (0.28%) Freedom of Information
12 1 (0.28%) DTV
12 1 (0.28%) GIS
12 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.39%) UNIX
1 5 (1.39%) Windows
2 3 (0.83%) Linux
2 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.55%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.28%) VMS
4 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 64 (17.73%) ETL
3 52 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (13.85%) Analytics
5 48 (13.30%) Data Modelling
6 41 (11.36%) Business Analysis
7 37 (10.25%) Data Analysis
8 27 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (6.93%) Kimball Methodology
10 23 (6.37%) Test Scripting
11 18 (4.99%) E-Commerce
12 17 (4.71%) CRM
13 16 (4.43%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (4.16%) Migration
14 15 (4.16%) Scrum
15 14 (3.88%) Project Management
15 14 (3.88%) Dimensional Modelling
15 14 (3.88%) Waterfall
16 13 (3.60%) Data Management
17 12 (3.32%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 201 (55.68%) SQL
2 77 (21.33%) T-SQL
3 15 (4.16%) VBA
4 14 (3.88%) PL/SQL
5 10 (2.77%) VB
6 9 (2.49%) C#
7 5 (1.39%) R
8 4 (1.11%) Java
9 3 (0.83%) Python
10 2 (0.55%) C
11 1 (0.28%) RPG
11 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (3.60%) Degree
2 10 (2.77%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.83%) ISEB
5 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.28%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.22%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.94%) QA
3 6 (1.66%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.28%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (0.55%) SCCM
2 1 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 88 (24.38%) Microsoft
2 46 (12.74%) Oracle
3 43 (11.91%) Cognos
4 37 (10.25%) Tableau
5 23 (6.37%) Teradata
6 22 (6.09%) Informatica
7 20 (5.54%) SAP
8 16 (4.43%) MicroStrategy
9 7 (1.94%) Hyperion
10 6 (1.66%) IBM
11 5 (1.39%) JD Edwards
11 5 (1.39%) Talend
12 3 (0.83%) Google
13 2 (0.55%) Omniture
14 1 (0.28%) Facebook
14 1 (0.28%) Netezza
14 1 (0.28%) Greenplum
14 1 (0.28%) Civica
14 1 (0.28%) Capita
14 1 (0.28%) TIBCO
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