The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Intelligence Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BI Analyst
Rank 479 422 431
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 185 248 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.42% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.45% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 165 135
Median daily rate £395 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £259 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.68 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.09% -6.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £16.67 £17.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.70 £24.40 £89.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.68 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.12% -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
51653 55417 52511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.81% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33657 35244 31733
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1646 2081 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +3.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Business Intelligence Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

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 24 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -58 172 £400 - 41
London -19 67 £400 -8.57% 13
South East +35 62 £414 +4.74% 9
Berkshire +9 28 £360 -10.00% 1
City of London +33 22 £400 -11.11% 4
Hampshire +12 18 £425 +45.29% 3
North West +16 15 £318 -2.30% 7
Slough +10 11 £325 -15.03%
Manchester -8 11 £350 +13.82% 4
Buckinghamshire +24 9 £400 +73.91% 2
Reading +18 9 £420 -1.17% 1
Basingstoke +15 9 £425 - 1
Yorkshire -10 9 £350 +23.89% 2
Milton Keynes - 8 £300 - 1
South West -6 7 £238 -41.89% 4
Scotland +14 6 £330 -5.71%
West Yorkshire +3 6 £350 +25.00% 2
West Midlands -32 5 £400 +3.22% 1
Bradford +11 3 £288 -4.16% 2
Surrey +7 3 £356 - 1
Edinburgh +2 3 £330 +4.76%
Bristol -1 3 £263 -17.32%
Dorset -1 3 £175 -71.42%
East Midlands -2 3 £225 -35.71%
East Sussex +11 2 £340 -
East of England -16 2 £300 -25.00% 4
North East -23 2 £300 -31.42%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £300 -
Inverclyde - 2 - -
Gourock - 2 - -

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Business Intelligence Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 363 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 168 (46.28%) SQL
3 112 (30.85%) Finance
4 109 (30.03%) Data Warehouse
5 73 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
6 67 (18.46%) Microsoft
6 67 (18.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 66 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 56 (15.43%) Oracle
9 52 (14.33%) BusinessObjects
10 51 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
11 50 (13.77%) Data Analysis
11 50 (13.77%) Analytics
12 45 (12.40%) Business Analysis
12 45 (12.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 45 (12.40%) Cognos
13 44 (12.12%) Data Modelling
13 44 (12.12%) SAP
14 41 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
15 40 (11.02%) Tableau
16 38 (10.47%) MS Excel
17 37 (10.19%) ETL
17 37 (10.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 30 (8.26%) Retail
19 29 (7.99%) Marketing
19 29 (7.99%) QlikView
20 28 (7.71%) Banking
21 27 (7.44%) PL/SQL
22 26 (7.16%) User Acceptance Testing
23 25 (6.89%) Data Quality

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (3.31%) SAS
2 11 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.10%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.55%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 38 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.06%) MS Office
3 8 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.83%) SPSS
5 2 (0.55%) MS Project
5 2 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.28%) ArcView
6 1 (0.28%) Stata
Business Applications
1 21 (5.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (2.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.65%) Cognos TM1
4 5 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.28%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.28%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.28%) Investran
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.28%) Primavera
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.28%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.10%) Office 365
3 3 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.55%) SmartFocus
4 2 (0.55%) Veeva
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.55%) LAN
1 2 (0.55%) Network Security
2 1 (0.28%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (30.03%) Data Warehouse
2 67 (18.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 66 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 52 (14.33%) BusinessObjects
5 45 (12.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 37 (10.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 29 (7.99%) QlikView
8 20 (5.51%) Power BI
9 17 (4.68%) Big Data
10 13 (3.58%) OLAP
10 13 (3.58%) Oracle BI EE
11 11 (3.03%) SAP BI
11 11 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (2.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 10 (2.75%) Cognos Report Studio
12 10 (2.75%) DataStage
13 9 (2.48%) Hadoop
13 9 (2.48%) Oracle Database
13 9 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (2.48%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 13 (3.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (1.65%) Toad
3 5 (1.38%) ERwin
4 3 (0.83%) JIRA
5 2 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 112 (30.85%) Finance
2 30 (8.26%) Retail
3 29 (7.99%) Marketing
4 28 (7.71%) Banking
5 6 (1.65%) Advertising
5 6 (1.65%) Automotive
5 6 (1.65%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.38%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.55%) Front Office
9 2 (0.55%) Games
9 2 (0.55%) German Language
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) International Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Local Government
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.83%) .NET
2 2 (0.55%) MDX
2 2 (0.55%) Middleware
3 1 (0.28%) ATL
3 1 (0.28%) CSS
3 1 (0.28%) D3.js
3 1 (0.28%) Google Maps API
3 1 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 73 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.34%) Visualisation
3 22 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.86%) NHS
5 11 (3.03%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.38%) Data Extraction
6 5 (1.38%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.38%) FMCG
6 5 (1.38%) User Experience
7 4 (1.10%) Reinsurance
7 4 (1.10%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.83%) Derivative
8 3 (0.83%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.83%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.83%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.83%) Statistics
9 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.55%) Equities
9 2 (0.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.28%) Linux
1 1 (0.28%) Unix
1 1 (0.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (13.77%) Analytics
3 50 (13.77%) Data Analysis
4 45 (12.40%) Business Analysis
5 44 (12.12%) Data Modelling
6 41 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 37 (10.19%) ETL
8 26 (7.16%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (6.06%) Project Management
10 20 (5.51%) CRM
11 16 (4.41%) Migration
12 15 (4.13%) Data Governance
12 15 (4.13%) Systems Analysis
12 15 (4.13%) Validation
13 14 (3.86%) Data Management
14 13 (3.58%) ITIL
15 12 (3.31%) Data Visualisation
15 12 (3.31%) E-Commerce
15 12 (3.31%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 168 (46.28%) SQL
2 27 (7.44%) PL/SQL
3 23 (6.34%) T-SQL
4 14 (3.86%) VBA
5 9 (2.48%) VB
6 4 (1.10%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.10%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.10%) Python
7 3 (0.83%) Java
7 3 (0.83%) PHP
8 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.28%) C#
9 1 (0.28%) JCL
9 1 (0.28%) R
9 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (3.86%) Degree
2 6 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (0.83%) ISEB
4 2 (0.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.89%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.10%) QA
3 4 (1.10%) SLA
4 2 (0.55%) MiFID
4 2 (0.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.55%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Control-M
1 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 67 (18.46%) Microsoft
2 56 (15.43%) Oracle
3 45 (12.40%) Cognos
4 44 (12.12%) SAP
5 40 (11.02%) Tableau
6 13 (3.58%) MicroStrategy
6 13 (3.58%) Teradata
7 11 (3.03%) Alteryx
8 10 (2.75%) Informatica
9 7 (1.93%) IBM
10 5 (1.38%) hybris
10 5 (1.38%) Splunk
11 4 (1.10%) JD Edwards
11 4 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.83%) Adobe
12 3 (0.83%) CODA
12 3 (0.83%) Concur
12 3 (0.83%) Hyperion
12 3 (0.83%) Maconomy
12 3 (0.83%) ServiceNow
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