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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst
Rank 478 396 465
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +69
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 118 193 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.37% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.39% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 137 72
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£375 £350 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - -

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
51582 48912 54385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.74% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 31504 29191 30441
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2019 2115 2659
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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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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 -88 111 £375 +3.44% 28
London -32 57 £425 +3.03% 14
South East -30 18 £388 +21.64% 2
City of London +2 11 £425 +13.33% 2
Yorkshire +11 10 £225 -26.22% 3
West Yorkshire +10 10 £225 -26.22%
Leeds - 10 £225 -
South West -15 9 £438 +25.00% 1
Hampshire -6 6 £393 -1.75%
Gloucestershire -14 5 £400 +6.66%
East of England -34 5 £385 +28.33% 2
North West -4 4 £209 -37.76% 3
Hertfordshire -24 4 £420 +57.00% 1
East Midlands +6 3 £250 -28.57%
Berkshire -14 3 £275 +40.12% 1
West Midlands -18 3 £320 -1.53% 2
Cardiff -5 2 £325 -7.14%
Surrey -8 2 £300 -29.82%
Manchester -10 2 £165 -50.74% 2
Wales -11 2 £325 -7.14%
South Wales -11 2 £325 -7.14%
Warwickshire - 2 £335 -
Lancashire - 2 £209 -
Warwick - 2 £335 -
West Sussex +1 1 £200 -52.94%
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £350 -
Southampton -11 1 - -
Scotland -21 1 £420 +140.00% 2
Bristol - 1 £425 -
Hitchin - 1 - -

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 271 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 143 (52.77%) SQL
3 109 (40.22%) Data Warehouse
4 97 (35.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 80 (29.52%) SQL Server
6 70 (25.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 64 (23.62%) Finance
8 60 (22.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 50 (18.45%) Microsoft
9 50 (18.45%) ETL
10 40 (14.76%) Oracle
11 39 (14.39%) Data Modelling
12 38 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
13 36 (13.28%) Analytics
14 34 (12.55%) Business Analysis
15 33 (12.18%) MS Excel
16 32 (11.81%) Business Objects
16 32 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (11.44%) SharePoint
18 27 (9.96%) Cognos
19 25 (9.23%) SAS
19 25 (9.23%) MDX
20 23 (8.49%) Data Analysis
20 23 (8.49%) T-SQL
20 23 (8.49%) SQL Server 2012
20 23 (8.49%) SQL Server 2008
21 21 (7.75%) OLAP
22 20 (7.38%) SAP
23 18 (6.64%) Dimensional Modelling
24 16 (5.90%) QlikView

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 31 (11.44%) SharePoint
2 25 (9.23%) SAS
3 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 33 (12.18%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.54%) PowerPivot
3 6 (2.21%) SPSS
3 6 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.74%) MS Office
6 1 (0.37%) MS Project
6 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (1.85%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.74%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.37%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.37%) Broadband
1 1 (0.37%) FTP
1 1 (0.37%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (40.22%) Data Warehouse
2 97 (35.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 80 (29.52%) SQL Server
4 70 (25.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (22.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (8.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (8.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (7.75%) OLAP
8 16 (5.90%) QlikView
9 15 (5.54%) Relational Database
10 13 (4.80%) Oracle Database
11 12 (4.43%) SAP BI
11 12 (4.43%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (4.06%) PerformancePoint
13 10 (3.69%) Oracle BI EE
14 9 (3.32%) Big Data
15 8 (2.95%) SAP BW
16 7 (2.58%) Data Mining
16 7 (2.58%) DataStage
17 6 (2.21%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (3.69%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.48%) Toad
3 2 (0.74%) JIRA
4 1 (0.37%) Subversion
4 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 64 (23.62%) Finance
2 14 (5.17%) Marketing
3 13 (4.80%) Retail
4 12 (4.43%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.32%) Banking
6 8 (2.95%) Games
7 6 (2.21%) Advertising
8 5 (1.85%) Billing
8 5 (1.85%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.48%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.74%) Publishing
10 2 (0.74%) Electronics
10 2 (0.74%) Legal
10 2 (0.74%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.74%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.37%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.37%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.23%) MDX
2 6 (2.21%) .NET
3 4 (1.48%) XML
3 4 (1.48%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.74%) CSS
4 2 (0.74%) WCF
4 2 (0.74%) jQuery
5 1 (0.37%) HTML
5 1 (0.37%) Flash
5 1 (0.37%) XSLT
5 1 (0.37%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.06%) NHS
3 8 (2.95%) Visualisation
4 7 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.21%) Data Integration
5 6 (2.21%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.74%) DTV
8 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.37%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.37%) Economics
9 1 (0.37%) Online Games
9 1 (0.37%) Statistics
9 1 (0.37%) Informatics
9 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.37%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.37%) GIS
9 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.11%) UNIX
2 1 (0.37%) Windows
2 1 (0.37%) Linux
2 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (18.45%) ETL
3 39 (14.39%) Data Modelling
4 38 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (13.28%) Analytics
6 34 (12.55%) Business Analysis
7 23 (8.49%) Data Analysis
8 18 (6.64%) Dimensional Modelling
9 16 (5.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (5.90%) Kimball Methodology
10 12 (4.43%) User Stories
10 12 (4.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (4.06%) Technical Analysis
12 10 (3.69%) Data Architecture
12 10 (3.69%) Requirements Analysis
12 10 (3.69%) Migration
13 8 (2.95%) ERP
14 7 (2.58%) Data Management
14 7 (2.58%) B2B
14 7 (2.58%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 143 (52.77%) SQL
2 23 (8.49%) T-SQL
3 9 (3.32%) PL/SQL
4 6 (2.21%) SAS Macro
5 5 (1.85%) C#
6 4 (1.48%) Java
7 3 (1.11%) VBA
7 3 (1.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (0.74%) C
9 1 (0.37%) Korn
9 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.37%) PHP
9 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (5.17%) Degree
2 8 (2.95%) ISEB
3 5 (1.85%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.11%) SAS Certification
4 3 (1.11%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.37%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.95%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.37%) Basel III
2 1 (0.37%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (18.45%) Microsoft
2 40 (14.76%) Oracle
3 32 (11.81%) Business Objects
4 27 (9.96%) Cognos
5 20 (7.38%) SAP
6 15 (5.54%) Tableau
7 14 (5.17%) MicroStrategy
8 8 (2.95%) Hyperion
9 7 (2.58%) Netezza
9 7 (2.58%) IBM
10 5 (1.85%) Google
11 4 (1.48%) Teradata
12 3 (1.11%) Ab Initio
13 2 (0.74%) Informatica
13 2 (0.74%) Dundas
14 1 (0.37%) Omniture
14 1 (0.37%) Sybase
14 1 (0.37%) Siebel
14 1 (0.37%) Charles River
14 1 (0.37%) JD Edwards
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