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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst
Rank 472 399 451
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +52
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 131 180 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.36% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 128 71
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£350 £336 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.08% -13.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £175 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £265 £383
% change year-on-year
+22.64% -30.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 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
51265 49491 54504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.21% 92.73% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31026 29372 30573
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1968 2145 2690
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -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 27 August 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
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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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 -59 123 £350 +2.94% 32
London -40 62 £400 -4.47% 13
South East -26 22 £365 +67.81% 1
City of London +5 15 £419 +19.64% 4
Yorkshire +16 10 £225 -26.22% 3
West Yorkshire +14 10 £225 -26.22% 2
Leeds - 9 £225 - 2
South West -26 8 £425 +30.76% 5
East of England -27 8 £363 +43.56% 4
West Midlands 0 7 £300 +2.12% 1
Hampshire -3 7 £388 +19.30%
Surrey 0 5 £348 -19.18%
Cambridgeshire -1 5 £356 -
Gloucestershire -18 5 £400 +6.66% 3
East Midlands +1 3 £250 -28.57% 2
Birmingham 0 3 £275 -
Hertfordshire -14 3 £420 +57.00% 2
West Sussex +1 2 £200 -52.94% 1
Cardiff -5 2 £325 -7.14%
South Wales -7 2 £325 -7.14%
North West -8 2 £209 -37.76% 3
Wales -14 2 £325 -7.14%
Berkshire -19 2 £338 +55.17%
Warwick - 2 £335 -
Warwickshire - 2 £335 - 1
Manchester -7 1 - - 2
Bristol -21 1 £425 +30.76% 1
Scotland -25 1 - - 3
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Southampton - 1 - -

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 287 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 149 (51.92%) SQL
3 113 (39.37%) Data Warehouse
4 95 (33.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 79 (27.53%) SQL Server
6 71 (24.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 68 (23.69%) Finance
8 57 (19.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 56 (19.51%) Microsoft
10 54 (18.82%) ETL
11 51 (17.77%) Oracle
12 45 (15.68%) Analytics
13 41 (14.29%) Data Modelling
14 37 (12.89%) MS Excel
15 35 (12.20%) Business Analysis
16 34 (11.85%) Business Objects
17 29 (10.10%) SharePoint
18 27 (9.41%) SAS
18 27 (9.41%) Data Analysis
19 26 (9.06%) MDX
19 26 (9.06%) Cognos
19 26 (9.06%) T-SQL
20 25 (8.71%) SQL Server 2008
21 22 (7.67%) SAP
22 21 (7.32%) Dimensional Modelling
22 21 (7.32%) QlikView
23 20 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
24 19 (6.62%) Tableau
24 19 (6.62%) Oracle Database
25 18 (6.27%) SQL Server 2012

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 29 (10.10%) SharePoint
2 27 (9.41%) SAS
3 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 37 (12.89%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.88%) PowerPivot
3 6 (2.09%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.74%) SPSS
5 3 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.70%) MS Office
7 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.35%) MS Project
7 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (1.74%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.70%) VisionPLUS
4 2 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.35%) Magento
5 1 (0.35%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.35%) Broadband
1 1 (0.35%) FTP
1 1 (0.35%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (39.37%) Data Warehouse
2 95 (33.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 79 (27.53%) SQL Server
4 71 (24.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 57 (19.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (8.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (7.32%) QlikView
8 19 (6.62%) Oracle Database
9 18 (6.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (5.57%) OLAP
11 15 (5.23%) Relational Database
12 13 (4.53%) Big Data
13 11 (3.83%) Oracle BI EE
13 11 (3.83%) PerformancePoint
13 11 (3.83%) SAP BI
14 10 (3.48%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (3.14%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (2.79%) Pentaho
17 7 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 7 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (3.48%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.39%) Toad
3 2 (0.70%) JIRA
3 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.35%) Subversion
4 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
General
1 68 (23.69%) Finance
2 16 (5.57%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.88%) Marketing
4 12 (4.18%) Retail
5 10 (3.48%) Banking
6 8 (2.79%) Games
7 6 (2.09%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.09%) Advertising
8 5 (1.74%) Billing
9 4 (1.39%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.70%) Electronics
10 2 (0.70%) Publishing
10 2 (0.70%) Legal
10 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.70%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.70%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.70%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.35%) French Language
11 1 (0.35%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.06%) MDX
2 6 (2.09%) .NET
3 4 (1.39%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.39%) XML
4 3 (1.05%) HTML
5 2 (0.70%) CSS
5 2 (0.70%) WCF
5 2 (0.70%) jQuery
6 1 (0.35%) XSLT
6 1 (0.35%) Flash
6 1 (0.35%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.48%) Visualisation
2 9 (3.14%) NHS
3 8 (2.79%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.79%) Data Integration
4 7 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.09%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.05%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.70%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.70%) DTV
9 1 (0.35%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.35%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.35%) Economics
9 1 (0.35%) Statistics
9 1 (0.35%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.35%) Informatics
9 1 (0.35%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.35%) FMCG
9 1 (0.35%) Online Games
9 1 (0.35%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.05%) UNIX
2 1 (0.35%) Windows
2 1 (0.35%) Linux
2 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (18.82%) ETL
3 45 (15.68%) Analytics
4 41 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 35 (12.20%) Business Analysis
6 27 (9.41%) Data Analysis
7 21 (7.32%) Dimensional Modelling
8 20 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (5.57%) Kimball Methodology
10 15 (5.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (4.18%) Data Management
11 12 (4.18%) Migration
12 11 (3.83%) Technical Analysis
13 10 (3.48%) Test Strategy
13 10 (3.48%) Systems Analysis
13 10 (3.48%) Requirements Analysis
14 9 (3.14%) Data Architecture
14 9 (3.14%) ERP
15 8 (2.79%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 149 (51.92%) SQL
2 26 (9.06%) T-SQL
3 9 (3.14%) PL/SQL
4 6 (2.09%) SAS Macro
4 6 (2.09%) C#
5 5 (1.74%) VBA
6 4 (1.39%) Java
7 3 (1.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (0.70%) C
8 2 (0.70%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.35%) PHP
9 1 (0.35%) VB
9 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.35%) VB6
9 1 (0.35%) Korn
9 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (5.92%) Degree
2 11 (3.83%) ISEB
3 8 (2.79%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.05%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.35%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.48%) QA
2 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) Basel III
3 1 (0.35%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 56 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 51 (17.77%) Oracle
3 34 (11.85%) Business Objects
4 26 (9.06%) Cognos
5 22 (7.67%) SAP
6 19 (6.62%) Tableau
7 13 (4.53%) MicroStrategy
8 8 (2.79%) Hyperion
8 8 (2.79%) IBM
9 6 (2.09%) Teradata
10 5 (1.74%) Google
10 5 (1.74%) Netezza
11 4 (1.39%) Ab Initio
11 4 (1.39%) Informatica
12 2 (0.70%) Dundas
13 1 (0.35%) JD Edwards
13 1 (0.35%) Charles River
13 1 (0.35%) Omniture
13 1 (0.35%) Sybase
13 1 (0.35%) Siebel
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