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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst
Rank 429 446 424
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 186 148 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 98 90
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£400 £356 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 £25.00 £42.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -41.52%
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
51627 49001 45588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.58% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32558 29967 26404
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
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 1943 1955 2128
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £38.59 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +11 182 £400 +14.28% 62
London -6 71 £480 +20.00% 30
South East -5 28 £323 -19.37% 7
East of England +20 25 £400 +6.66% 6
South West +11 21 £400 +60.00% 9
City of London -10 15 £450 +5.88% 9
Berkshire - 14 £386 - 2
North West -3 13 £325 +10.16% 3
Essex - 10 £350 -
West Midlands -20 9 £325 +8.33% 4
Gloucestershire - 9 £400 - 2
Chelmsford - 9 £350 -
Bedfordshire - 8 £475 - 1
Cambridgeshire 0 7 £350 -1.75% 1
Manchester -1 7 £325 +10.16% 2
Hampshire -2 7 £225 -46.26% 2
West Yorkshire -22 7 £363 -16.66%
Yorkshire -26 7 £363 -16.66% 1
Midlands +3 6 £550 +29.41%
Swindon +6 5 £413 +65.00% 1
Wiltshire +2 5 £413 +65.00% 1
East Midlands - 5 £413 - 2
Slough - 5 £377 - 1
Cheshire - 5 £475 - 1
Birmingham -12 4 £325 +13.04% 1
Cheltenham - 4 £400 -
Buckinghamshire +2 3 £300 -25.00% 1
Reading - 3 £425 -
Bradford - 3 £325 -
Newbury - 3 £344 -

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 337 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 175 (51.93%) SQL
3 143 (42.43%) Data Warehouse
4 136 (40.36%) SQL Server
5 117 (34.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 110 (32.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 85 (25.22%) Finance
8 83 (24.63%) Microsoft
9 78 (23.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 60 (17.80%) T-SQL
11 58 (17.21%) MS Excel
11 58 (17.21%) ETL
12 57 (16.91%) Agile Software Development
13 54 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
14 47 (13.95%) Business Analysis
14 47 (13.95%) Data Modelling
15 44 (13.06%) Business Objects
15 44 (13.06%) Data Analysis
15 44 (13.06%) QlikView
16 41 (12.17%) Analytics
17 36 (10.68%) Oracle
18 33 (9.79%) Cognos
18 33 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
19 31 (9.20%) SharePoint
20 26 (7.72%) Tableau
21 25 (7.42%) Visualisation
22 24 (7.12%) SAS
23 23 (6.82%) SAP
23 23 (6.82%) Teradata
24 21 (6.23%) SQL Server 2012

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 31 (9.20%) SharePoint
2 24 (7.12%) SAS
3 4 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.89%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.59%) CMS
5 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 58 (17.21%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (2.97%) PowerPivot
4 9 (2.67%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.48%) MS Office
5 5 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.19%) MS Project
6 4 (1.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.30%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.78%) Internet
2 2 (0.59%) WebEx
3 1 (0.30%) Broadband
3 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (42.43%) Data Warehouse
2 136 (40.36%) SQL Server
3 117 (34.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 110 (32.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 78 (23.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 44 (13.06%) QlikView
7 21 (6.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (5.64%) OLAP
8 19 (5.64%) DTS
9 17 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (4.15%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (3.56%) Data Mining
12 10 (2.97%) SAP BI
12 10 (2.97%) Oracle BI EE
12 10 (2.97%) OLAP Cube
13 9 (2.67%) Relational Database
13 9 (2.67%) ProClarity
13 9 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (1.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (1.78%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 9 (2.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (1.19%) Toad
2 4 (1.19%) ERwin
3 3 (0.89%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.59%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.59%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.30%) JIRA
5 1 (0.30%) CA Gen
5 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 85 (25.22%) Finance
2 15 (4.45%) Retail
3 13 (3.86%) Marketing
4 10 (2.97%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.08%) Advertising
5 7 (2.08%) Banking
6 6 (1.78%) Legal
7 4 (1.19%) Law
8 3 (0.89%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.89%) French Language
9 2 (0.59%) Billing
9 2 (0.59%) Games
9 2 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.59%) Front Office
9 2 (0.59%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.86%) .NET
2 12 (3.56%) MDX
3 6 (1.78%) XML
4 2 (0.59%) SAP XI
4 2 (0.59%) jQuery
4 2 (0.59%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.59%) D3.js
4 2 (0.59%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (0.59%) Raphaël
4 2 (0.59%) CSS
5 1 (0.30%) COM
5 1 (0.30%) J2EE
5 1 (0.30%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.30%) REST
5 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.42%) Visualisation
3 18 (5.34%) NHS
4 9 (2.67%) Data Integration
4 9 (2.67%) FMCG
5 6 (1.78%) Mathematics
5 6 (1.78%) Data Extraction
6 5 (1.48%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.48%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.19%) Derivative
7 4 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.19%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.89%) User Experience
8 3 (0.89%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.89%) Statistics
9 2 (0.59%) Informatics
9 2 (0.59%) DTV
9 2 (0.59%) GIS
9 2 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.78%) UNIX
1 6 (1.78%) Windows
2 3 (0.89%) Linux
2 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.59%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.30%) VMS
4 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (17.21%) ETL
3 57 (16.91%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (13.95%) Data Modelling
4 47 (13.95%) Business Analysis
5 44 (13.06%) Data Analysis
6 41 (12.17%) Analytics
7 33 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (5.64%) Scrum
8 19 (5.64%) Test Scripting
9 17 (5.04%) Dimensional Modelling
10 16 (4.75%) CRM
10 16 (4.75%) Waterfall
10 16 (4.75%) Kimball Methodology
11 15 (4.45%) ITIL
12 14 (4.15%) Project Management
12 14 (4.15%) Change Management
13 13 (3.86%) RUP
13 13 (3.86%) Coaching
14 12 (3.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 175 (51.93%) SQL
2 60 (17.80%) T-SQL
3 13 (3.86%) R
4 10 (2.97%) PL/SQL
4 10 (2.97%) C#
5 9 (2.67%) VB
6 7 (2.08%) Java
6 7 (2.08%) VBA
7 4 (1.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 4 (1.19%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.89%) XMLA
9 2 (0.59%) Python
10 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.30%) Perl
10 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (3.26%) Degree
2 7 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.48%) ISEB
4 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.89%) MCITP
5 3 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.08%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.78%) QA
3 4 (1.19%) SLA
4 2 (0.59%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (0.59%) SCCM
1 2 (0.59%) SCOM
2 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 83 (24.63%) Microsoft
2 44 (13.06%) Business Objects
3 36 (10.68%) Oracle
4 33 (9.79%) Cognos
5 26 (7.72%) Tableau
6 23 (6.82%) Teradata
6 23 (6.82%) SAP
7 15 (4.45%) Informatica
8 14 (4.15%) MicroStrategy
9 7 (2.08%) Hyperion
10 5 (1.48%) Ab Initio
10 5 (1.48%) Google
10 5 (1.48%) JD Edwards
10 5 (1.48%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.19%) IBM
12 3 (0.89%) Netezza
12 3 (0.89%) Talend
13 2 (0.59%) Omniture
13 2 (0.59%) webMethods
14 1 (0.30%) Remedy
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