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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BI Analyst
Rank 451 395 407
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 206 264 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.49% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 178 149
Median daily rate £375 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £272 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £395 £348
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +13.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 6
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -6.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.68 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+9.74% -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
51170 54095 51865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33263 34303 31438
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1565 2020 2092
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -57 193 £375 -7.97% 40
London -17 75 £400 -5.88% 12
South East +23 62 £415 +5.06% 6
Berkshire 0 28 £360 -8.57% 2
City of London +48 20 £325 -23.07% 3
North West +8 19 £338 +3.84% 8
Hampshire +10 17 £425 +63.46% 1
South West -10 14 £325 -19.75% 2
Slough +8 12 £313 -18.30%
Basingstoke +14 11 £425 -
Buckinghamshire +19 10 £200 -57.89% 1
Manchester -2 10 £350 +7.69% 6
Reading +10 9 £420 -1.17% 1
Milton Keynes - 9 £200 -
Yorkshire -7 8 £350 +7.69% 10
West Midlands -35 7 £388 +12.31%
Bristol +4 6 £325 +2.36%
East Midlands -2 6 £350 -6.66% 1
West Yorkshire -2 6 £350 - 4
Bradford +7 5 £350 +16.66% 2
Scotland -5 5 £330 -2.22% 2
Leicestershire - 4 £350 -
Lancashire - 4 - - 1
Dorset - 4 £169 - 1
Cheshire -1 3 £225 -30.76%
Surrey -2 3 £356 +18.75% 1
Leicester - 3 £350 -
Preston - 3 - -
Edinburgh +2 2 £330 +4.76% 1
Wiltshire -7 2 £448 +8.48% 1

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 393 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 189 (48.09%) SQL
3 133 (33.84%) Finance
4 117 (29.77%) Data Warehouse
5 77 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
6 70 (17.81%) SQL Server
7 65 (16.54%) BusinessObjects
7 65 (16.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 63 (16.03%) Microsoft
9 62 (15.78%) Oracle
10 54 (13.74%) Data Analysis
10 54 (13.74%) Business Analysis
11 53 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (13.49%) Cognos
12 48 (12.21%) Analytics
12 48 (12.21%) Data Modelling
13 47 (11.96%) Tableau
14 46 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
15 43 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 43 (10.94%) SAP
16 38 (9.67%) MS Excel
16 38 (9.67%) ETL
17 33 (8.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 30 (7.63%) Marketing
18 30 (7.63%) QlikView
19 29 (7.38%) Data Quality
20 28 (7.12%) Banking
21 26 (6.62%) PL/SQL
21 26 (6.62%) Management Information System
22 25 (6.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence

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 15 (3.82%) SAS
2 10 (2.54%) Apache Pig
3 9 (2.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.51%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 38 (9.67%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.85%) MS Office
3 9 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.02%) SPSS
6 3 (0.76%) MS Project
7 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.25%) ArcView
8 1 (0.25%) Stata
Business Applications
1 25 (6.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (1.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.27%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.76%) Cognos Planning
4 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.25%) HFM
5 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.25%) Investran
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.25%) Primavera
5 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.25%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.76%) Office 365
3 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.51%) SmartFocus
3 2 (0.51%) Veeva
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.51%) LAN
1 2 (0.51%) Network Security
2 1 (0.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (29.77%) Data Warehouse
2 70 (17.81%) SQL Server
3 65 (16.54%) BusinessObjects
3 65 (16.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (8.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (7.63%) QlikView
7 24 (6.11%) Big Data
8 15 (3.82%) Hadoop
8 15 (3.82%) Power BI
9 13 (3.31%) Oracle BI EE
10 12 (3.05%) OLAP
10 12 (3.05%) SAP BI
10 12 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (2.80%) Relational Database
11 11 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (2.54%) Apache Hive
12 10 (2.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 10 (2.54%) Xcelsius
13 9 (2.29%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 13 (3.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (1.53%) Toad
3 3 (0.76%) ERwin
3 3 (0.76%) JIRA
4 1 (0.25%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 133 (33.84%) Finance
2 30 (7.63%) Marketing
3 28 (7.12%) Banking
4 24 (6.11%) Retail
5 8 (2.04%) Advertising
6 6 (1.53%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.02%) Automotive
8 4 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.76%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.51%) Front Office
10 2 (0.51%) Games
10 2 (0.51%) German Language
10 2 (0.51%) Legal
10 2 (0.51%) Publishing
10 2 (0.51%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.25%) Billing
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
11 1 (0.25%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.27%) .NET
2 2 (0.51%) MDX
2 2 (0.51%) Middleware
2 2 (0.51%) XML
3 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.25%) ATL
3 1 (0.25%) CSS
3 1 (0.25%) D3.js
3 1 (0.25%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 77 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.62%) Management Information System
3 22 (5.60%) Visualisation
4 14 (3.56%) NHS
5 11 (2.80%) Fixed Income
6 7 (1.78%) Data Extraction
6 7 (1.78%) Statistics
7 4 (1.02%) FMCG
7 4 (1.02%) Reinsurance
7 4 (1.02%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.76%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.76%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.76%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.76%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.76%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.76%) User Experience
9 2 (0.51%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.51%) Derivative
9 2 (0.51%) Equities
9 2 (0.51%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (13.74%) Business Analysis
2 54 (13.74%) Data Analysis
3 53 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (12.21%) Analytics
4 48 (12.21%) Data Modelling
5 46 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (9.67%) ETL
7 25 (6.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (5.85%) Project Management
9 20 (5.09%) CRM
10 19 (4.83%) Migration
11 17 (4.33%) Systems Analysis
12 16 (4.07%) Dashboard Development
13 15 (3.82%) Data Governance
13 15 (3.82%) ITIL
13 15 (3.82%) User Stories
14 14 (3.56%) Validation
15 13 (3.31%) E-Commerce
15 13 (3.31%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 189 (48.09%) SQL
2 26 (6.62%) PL/SQL
3 19 (4.83%) T-SQL
4 14 (3.56%) VBA
5 12 (3.05%) VB
6 4 (1.02%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.76%) Java
7 3 (0.76%) PHP
8 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.51%) Python
8 2 (0.51%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.25%) C#
9 1 (0.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.25%) JCL
9 1 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (4.83%) Degree
2 7 (1.78%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.27%) ISEB
4 3 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) CBAP
5 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.25%) PMP
5 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.38%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.53%) QA
3 5 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (1.02%) SLA
5 2 (0.51%) MiFID
5 2 (0.51%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.25%) Basel II
6 1 (0.25%) IAS 39
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) Control-M
1 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 63 (16.03%) Microsoft
2 62 (15.78%) Oracle
3 53 (13.49%) Cognos
4 47 (11.96%) Tableau
5 43 (10.94%) SAP
6 18 (4.58%) Teradata
7 14 (3.56%) MicroStrategy
8 11 (2.80%) Alteryx
8 11 (2.80%) Informatica
9 10 (2.54%) Splunk
10 6 (1.53%) IBM
11 5 (1.27%) hybris
11 5 (1.27%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.02%) CODA
13 3 (0.76%) Adobe
13 3 (0.76%) Concur
13 3 (0.76%) Hyperion
13 3 (0.76%) Maconomy
13 3 (0.76%) Remedy
13 3 (0.76%) ServiceNow
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