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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst
Rank 433 444 439
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 167 151 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.31% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 112 77
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £281 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £386 £343
% change year-on-year
-9.38% +12.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 3
Average hourly rate £55.00 £25.00 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -2.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year
- -41.52%

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
49251 48960 43769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.49% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 30638 30338 25166
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1929 1993 2147
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -6.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £40.00 £41.50
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +2 164 £400 - 48
London +18 65 £450 +5.88% 18
South East -2 23 £300 -27.27% 11
North West -8 16 £325 -13.33% 3
West Midlands -20 15 £325 +8.33% 2
Yorkshire -20 14 £400 -11.11% 1
East of England +8 13 £425 +6.25% 2
City of London +8 12 £410 -6.28% 3
West Yorkshire -12 12 £425 -5.55% 1
Berkshire +8 8 £385 +40.00% 5
Manchester -1 8 £325 +10.16%
Birmingham -12 8 £325 -
Bedfordshire +12 7 £475 +9.82%
South West +12 7 £400 -5.88% 9
Hampshire -5 7 £225 -47.05% 2
Cheshire - 7 £250 -
Bradford - 7 £388 - 1
Midlands +7 6 £550 +29.41%
Gloucestershire -3 5 £400 -5.88% 6
East Midlands - 5 £363 - 2
Dunstable 0 4 £419 -4.82%
Cheltenham - 4 £400 - 3
Surrey +15 3 £300 -11.76% 1
Essex - 3 £375 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 1
Chelmsford - 3 £375 -
Newbury - 3 £344 -
Reading +1 2 - -
South Yorkshire -10 2 £170 -
Lincolnshire - 2 - -

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 310 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 149 (48.06%) SQL
3 120 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
4 118 (38.06%) SQL Server
5 101 (32.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 95 (30.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 76 (24.52%) Finance
7 76 (24.52%) Microsoft
8 67 (21.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 64 (20.65%) ETL
10 51 (16.45%) MS Excel
11 49 (15.81%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (14.84%) T-SQL
12 46 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
13 45 (14.52%) Data Modelling
14 44 (14.19%) Business Objects
14 44 (14.19%) QlikView
15 42 (13.55%) Business Analysis
16 40 (12.90%) Data Analysis
17 39 (12.58%) Analytics
18 35 (11.29%) Oracle
19 34 (10.97%) Cognos
20 32 (10.32%) Tableau
21 29 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
22 25 (8.06%) SAP
22 25 (8.06%) Visualisation
23 24 (7.74%) SharePoint
24 20 (6.45%) Dimensional Modelling
25 19 (6.13%) Teradata
25 19 (6.13%) SAS

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 24 (7.74%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.13%) SAS
3 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (0.97%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.65%) CMS
4 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 51 (16.45%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.90%) PowerPivot
5 4 (1.29%) SPSS
5 4 (1.29%) MS Project
6 3 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.32%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.65%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.94%) Internet
2 4 (1.29%) WebEx
3 1 (0.32%) Broadband
3 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
2 118 (38.06%) SQL Server
3 101 (32.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 95 (30.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 67 (21.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 44 (14.19%) QlikView
7 18 (5.81%) OLAP
8 17 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (4.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (4.19%) Data Mining
11 12 (3.87%) Oracle BI EE
12 10 (3.23%) OLAP Cube
13 9 (2.90%) Relational Database
13 9 (2.90%) Hadoop
13 9 (2.90%) DTS
13 9 (2.90%) SAP BI
14 7 (2.26%) MS Access
14 7 (2.26%) SAP BW
15 6 (1.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (3.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.65%) Toad
3 2 (0.65%) ERwin
3 2 (0.65%) IntelliJ
3 2 (0.65%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.32%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.32%) JIRA
General
1 76 (24.52%) Finance
2 17 (5.48%) Retail
3 14 (4.52%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.19%) Marketing
5 10 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.58%) Banking
6 8 (2.58%) Advertising
7 6 (1.94%) Legal
8 3 (0.97%) Law
8 3 (0.97%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.97%) French Language
9 2 (0.65%) Billing
9 2 (0.65%) Games
9 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.65%) Front Office
9 2 (0.65%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.23%) .NET
2 9 (2.90%) MDX
3 8 (2.58%) XML
4 4 (1.29%) D3.js
5 2 (0.65%) jQuery
5 2 (0.65%) SAP XI
5 2 (0.65%) CSS
5 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.65%) HTML
5 2 (0.65%) Highcharts JS
5 2 (0.65%) Raphaël
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.32%) REST
6 1 (0.32%) J2EE
6 1 (0.32%) COM
6 1 (0.32%) Middleware
6 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.06%) Visualisation
3 19 (6.13%) NHS
4 13 (4.19%) Data Integration
5 9 (2.90%) Algorithms
5 9 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.58%) FMCG
7 6 (1.94%) Data Extraction
8 5 (1.61%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.29%) Derivative
9 4 (1.29%) Statistics
9 4 (1.29%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.97%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.97%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.65%) Informatics
11 2 (0.65%) Economics
11 2 (0.65%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (0.65%) DTV
11 2 (0.65%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.94%) Windows
2 5 (1.61%) UNIX
3 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (0.97%) Linux
3 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 64 (20.65%) ETL
3 49 (15.81%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (14.52%) Data Modelling
5 42 (13.55%) Business Analysis
6 40 (12.90%) Data Analysis
7 39 (12.58%) Analytics
8 29 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (6.45%) Dimensional Modelling
10 16 (5.16%) Test Scripting
11 15 (4.84%) ITIL
12 14 (4.52%) Scrum
12 14 (4.52%) CRM
12 14 (4.52%) Project Management
12 14 (4.52%) Coaching
13 13 (4.19%) Waterfall
13 13 (4.19%) RUP
14 12 (3.87%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (3.87%) ERP
15 11 (3.55%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 149 (48.06%) SQL
2 46 (14.84%) T-SQL
3 18 (5.81%) R
4 8 (2.58%) PL/SQL
4 8 (2.58%) C#
5 7 (2.26%) Java
6 6 (1.94%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.94%) VB
7 5 (1.61%) VBA
8 4 (1.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (0.65%) Python
10 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.32%) Perl
10 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (2.58%) Degree
2 7 (2.26%) ISEB
3 6 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.29%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.97%) MCSE
5 3 (0.97%) MCITP
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.26%) QA
2 4 (1.29%) SLA
2 4 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.65%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (0.97%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (0.97%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.65%) SCOM
3 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 76 (24.52%) Microsoft
2 44 (14.19%) Business Objects
3 35 (11.29%) Oracle
4 34 (10.97%) Cognos
5 32 (10.32%) Tableau
6 25 (8.06%) SAP
7 19 (6.13%) Teradata
8 16 (5.16%) Informatica
9 11 (3.55%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (2.26%) Hyperion
10 7 (2.26%) Ab Initio
10 7 (2.26%) Netezza
10 7 (2.26%) Google
11 5 (1.61%) TIBCO
11 5 (1.61%) IBM
11 5 (1.61%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.29%) webMethods
13 3 (0.97%) Talend
13 3 (0.97%) Adobe
14 2 (0.65%) Omniture
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