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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst
Rank 428 457 415
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 200 144 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.29% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 98 115
Average daily rate
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£400 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £466 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £348 £320
% change year-on-year
+10.79% +8.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Average hourly rate £18.68 £20.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.60% -21.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.68 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-6.60% -21.56%

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
52654 50519 47353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.44% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 33449 30575 27767
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
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 1936 1988 2122
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +38 192 £400 +12.28% 68
London +4 71 £433 +8.12% 25
South East -14 35 £385 -3.75% 10
East of England +13 27 £400 +2.23% 8
South West +18 24 £405 -4.70% 6
Berkshire +19 21 £425 +6.25% 3
City of London -9 20 £420 -1.17% 6
North West -16 11 £290 - 6
Yorkshire -26 11 £280 +1.81% 4
Essex - 10 £350 - 1
Gloucestershire - 9 £413 - 4
Chelmsford - 9 £350 -
Wiltshire +8 8 £413 +65.00%
Swindon +6 8 £413 +65.00%
Slough - 8 £377 -
Cambridgeshire -4 7 £320 -10.17% 1
Manchester -6 7 £283 - 1
Midlands +4 6 £550 +29.41%
Scotland -2 6 £365 -6.41% 1
Hampshire -11 6 £260 -36.00% 4
West Yorkshire -28 6 £290 +28.88% 2
Bedfordshire - 6 £475 - 2
West Midlands -4 5 £345 +15.00% 5
South Yorkshire - 5 £245 - 1
Glasgow +5 4 £350 +55.55%
Leeds -22 4 £269 +26.47% 1
Sheffield - 4 - - 1
Cambridge - 4 £290 -
Ipswich - 4 - -
Suffolk - 4 - -

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 354 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 193 (54.52%) SQL
3 161 (45.48%) Data Warehouse
4 140 (39.55%) SQL Server
5 109 (30.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 104 (29.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 89 (25.14%) Finance
8 84 (23.73%) Microsoft
9 76 (21.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 71 (20.06%) T-SQL
11 67 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
12 63 (17.80%) ETL
13 62 (17.51%) MS Excel
14 55 (15.54%) Data Modelling
14 55 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
15 50 (14.12%) BusinessObjects
16 49 (13.84%) Analytics
17 45 (12.71%) QlikView
18 43 (12.15%) Oracle
19 42 (11.86%) Data Analysis
20 40 (11.30%) Business Analysis
21 36 (10.17%) Cognos
22 31 (8.76%) Tableau
23 30 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
24 27 (7.63%) Visualisation
25 26 (7.34%) SAS
26 25 (7.06%) SharePoint
27 23 (6.50%) SQL Server 2012
28 22 (6.21%) Kimball Methodology
28 22 (6.21%) OLAP

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 26 (7.34%) SAS
2 25 (7.06%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.56%) CMS
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 62 (17.51%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (2.82%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.82%) MS Office
4 9 (2.54%) PowerPivot
5 7 (1.98%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.13%) MS Project
7 3 (0.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.13%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.28%) WebEx
2 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (45.48%) Data Warehouse
2 140 (39.55%) SQL Server
3 109 (30.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 104 (29.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 76 (21.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 50 (14.12%) BusinessObjects
7 45 (12.71%) QlikView
8 23 (6.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (6.21%) OLAP
10 19 (5.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (5.08%) DTS
12 13 (3.67%) Oracle BI EE
13 11 (3.11%) Data Mining
14 10 (2.82%) SAP BI
15 9 (2.54%) ProClarity
15 9 (2.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 9 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (2.54%) OLAP Cube
16 8 (2.26%) Qlik Sense
16 8 (2.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (2.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (1.98%) Toad
3 6 (1.69%) ERwin
4 4 (1.13%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.85%) eggPlant
5 3 (0.85%) Selenium
5 3 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.56%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.56%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.28%) MSTest
7 1 (0.28%) CA Gen
General
1 89 (25.14%) Finance
2 14 (3.95%) Retail
3 12 (3.39%) Marketing
4 9 (2.54%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.54%) Banking
5 6 (1.69%) Law
5 6 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.69%) Advertising
6 5 (1.41%) Legal
7 4 (1.13%) Publishing
8 3 (0.85%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.85%) French Language
9 2 (0.56%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.56%) Billing
9 2 (0.56%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Games
10 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.67%) .NET
2 12 (3.39%) MDX
3 5 (1.41%) XML
4 2 (0.56%) SAP XI
4 2 (0.56%) jQuery
4 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.56%) CSS
4 2 (0.56%) Highcharts JS
5 1 (0.28%) COM
5 1 (0.28%) J2EE
5 1 (0.28%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.28%) REST
5 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 67 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.63%) Visualisation
3 15 (4.24%) NHS
4 12 (3.39%) Data Integration
5 9 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.26%) FMCG
7 7 (1.98%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.41%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.41%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.13%) Derivative
10 3 (0.85%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.85%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.85%) User Experience
11 2 (0.56%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.56%) Statistics
12 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.28%) Freedom of Information
12 1 (0.28%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.69%) UNIX
2 5 (1.41%) Windows
3 3 (0.85%) Linux
3 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.28%) VMS
5 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (17.80%) ETL
3 55 (15.54%) Data Modelling
3 55 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (13.84%) Analytics
5 42 (11.86%) Data Analysis
6 40 (11.30%) Business Analysis
7 30 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (6.21%) Test Scripting
8 22 (6.21%) Kimball Methodology
9 19 (5.37%) Scrum
10 18 (5.08%) CRM
11 17 (4.80%) Waterfall
12 15 (4.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (3.95%) Use Case
13 14 (3.95%) Project Management
13 14 (3.95%) Migration
14 13 (3.67%) Data Management
14 13 (3.67%) RUP
14 13 (3.67%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 193 (54.52%) SQL
2 71 (20.06%) T-SQL
3 14 (3.95%) PL/SQL
4 13 (3.67%) VBA
5 10 (2.82%) VB
6 9 (2.54%) C#
6 9 (2.54%) R
7 5 (1.41%) Java
8 4 (1.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (0.85%) XMLA
9 3 (0.85%) Python
10 2 (0.56%) C
10 2 (0.56%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.28%) Perl
11 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.28%) RPG
Qualifications
1 13 (3.67%) Degree
2 10 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.85%) MCSE
5 3 (0.85%) MCITP
6 2 (0.56%) ISEB
7 1 (0.28%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.26%) QA
1 8 (2.26%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.85%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.28%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 84 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 43 (12.15%) Oracle
3 36 (10.17%) Cognos
4 31 (8.76%) Tableau
5 22 (6.21%) SAP
6 21 (5.93%) Teradata
7 20 (5.65%) Informatica
8 14 (3.95%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (1.69%) Hyperion
10 5 (1.41%) JD Edwards
11 4 (1.13%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.85%) IBM
12 3 (0.85%) Google
12 3 (0.85%) Talend
13 2 (0.56%) Omniture
13 2 (0.56%) Ab Initio
14 1 (0.28%) Cadence
14 1 (0.28%) Lotus
14 1 (0.28%) CODA
14 1 (0.28%) webMethods
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