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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst
Rank 503 400 478
Rank change year-on-year
-103 +78
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 112 172 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.35% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 124 59
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£375 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £518 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £383
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% +10.97%
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
52098 48552 51706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.77% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32589 29303 29138
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2082 2105 2549
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.78 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -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 22 October 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
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 22 October 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 -85 106 £375 - 57
London -36 41 £450 +5.88% 25
South East -28 21 £388 +3.40% 6
City of London -5 10 £410 +2.50% 6
West Midlands -11 10 £320 -1.53% 6
South West -25 10 £425 +21.42% 8
Yorkshire +2 9 £275 -21.42% 4
West Yorkshire +2 9 £275 -21.42% 3
Leeds +4 8 £275 -21.42% 3
Berkshire +2 7 £325 +85.71% 3
Gloucestershire -10 5 £400 +6.66% 1
North West -13 5 £209 -37.53% 7
Hertfordshire -17 4 £370 +23.33%
Hampshire -25 4 £388 -3.06%
East of England -34 4 £370 +23.33% 1
East Midlands +1 3 £250 -31.03%
Cardiff -3 3 £325 -7.14% 2
Birmingham -5 3 £305 +1.66% 1
South Wales -11 3 £325 -7.14% 2
Wales -26 3 £325 -7.14% 2
Leicestershire - 3 £250 -
Reading +2 2 £325 +96.96% 2
Manchester -16 2 £245 -30.98% 3
Bristol - 2 £433 - 1
Hitchin - 2 - -
West Sussex +1 1 £200 -52.94%
Bradford -5 1 - -
Surrey -7 1 - - 1
Scotland -15 1 £420 +5.00%
Merseyside - 1 - - 2

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 261 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 130 (49.81%) SQL
3 94 (36.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 91 (34.87%) Data Warehouse
5 78 (29.89%) SQL Server
6 65 (24.90%) Finance
7 63 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 56 (21.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 47 (18.01%) Microsoft
10 38 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (14.18%) Business Objects
12 36 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
13 34 (13.03%) SharePoint
13 34 (13.03%) ETL
14 33 (12.64%) Oracle
15 31 (11.88%) Business Analysis
15 31 (11.88%) Analytics
16 30 (11.49%) Data Modelling
17 28 (10.73%) MS Excel
17 28 (10.73%) Cognos
18 26 (9.96%) SAS
18 26 (9.96%) SQL Server 2012
19 25 (9.58%) MDX
20 24 (9.20%) QlikView
21 22 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
22 21 (8.05%) SAP
23 20 (7.66%) OLAP
23 20 (7.66%) T-SQL
24 19 (7.28%) Data Analysis
25 18 (6.90%) Marketing

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 34 (13.03%) SharePoint
2 26 (9.96%) SAS
3 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 28 (10.73%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.90%) PowerPivot
3 6 (2.30%) SPSS
4 4 (1.53%) MS Office
5 3 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.77%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.53%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (1.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (1.15%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.38%) Magento
4 1 (0.38%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.38%) BPCS
4 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.38%) Extranet
1 1 (0.38%) FTP
1 1 (0.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (36.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 91 (34.87%) Data Warehouse
3 78 (29.89%) SQL Server
4 63 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (21.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (9.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (9.20%) QlikView
8 22 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (7.66%) OLAP
10 15 (5.75%) Crystal Reports
11 13 (4.98%) SAP BI
11 13 (4.98%) Oracle BI EE
12 11 (4.21%) PerformancePoint
12 11 (4.21%) Relational Database
13 10 (3.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 10 (3.83%) SAP BW
14 7 (2.68%) DB2
15 6 (2.30%) DataStage
15 6 (2.30%) Hadoop
15 6 (2.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (3.83%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.53%) Toad
3 2 (0.77%) JIRA
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 65 (24.90%) Finance
2 18 (6.90%) Marketing
3 12 (4.60%) Retail
4 9 (3.45%) Games
5 8 (3.07%) Banking
5 8 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.92%) Billing
7 4 (1.53%) Legal
7 4 (1.53%) Advertising
7 4 (1.53%) Publishing
8 3 (1.15%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.77%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.77%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.77%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.38%) Automotive
10 1 (0.38%) French Language
10 1 (0.38%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.58%) MDX
2 7 (2.68%) .NET
3 5 (1.92%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.15%) HTML
4 3 (1.15%) XML
5 2 (0.77%) jQuery
5 2 (0.77%) WCF
5 2 (0.77%) CSS
6 1 (0.38%) EDI
6 1 (0.38%) Flash
6 1 (0.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.83%) Visualisation
3 9 (3.45%) NHS
4 7 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.53%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.77%) Online Games
7 2 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.77%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.77%) GIS
7 2 (0.77%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.38%) Social Media
8 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.38%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.38%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.38%) FMCG
8 1 (0.38%) Informatics
8 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.92%) UNIX
2 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.38%) Windows
2 1 (0.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (13.03%) ETL
4 31 (11.88%) Business Analysis
4 31 (11.88%) Analytics
5 30 (11.49%) Data Modelling
6 19 (7.28%) Data Analysis
7 16 (6.13%) Kimball Methodology
7 16 (6.13%) Dimensional Modelling
8 13 (4.98%) Technical Analysis
9 12 (4.60%) User Stories
10 10 (3.83%) Migration
10 10 (3.83%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (3.83%) ERP
11 9 (3.45%) Data Management
12 7 (2.68%) B2B
12 7 (2.68%) B2C
12 7 (2.68%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (2.68%) Scrum
13 6 (2.30%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 130 (49.81%) SQL
2 20 (7.66%) T-SQL
3 6 (2.30%) SAS Macro
4 5 (1.92%) VBA
5 4 (1.53%) C#
6 3 (1.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (1.15%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.15%) VBScript
7 2 (0.77%) C
7 2 (0.77%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.38%) PHP
8 1 (0.38%) Java
8 1 (0.38%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (4.60%) Degree
2 4 (1.53%) ISEB
3 3 (1.15%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.38%) MCSE
4 1 (0.38%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.30%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.77%) SLA
2 2 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.38%) Basel III
3 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (18.01%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.18%) Business Objects
3 33 (12.64%) Oracle
4 28 (10.73%) Cognos
5 21 (8.05%) SAP
6 14 (5.36%) MicroStrategy
7 13 (4.98%) Hyperion
8 11 (4.21%) Tableau
9 7 (2.68%) IBM
10 6 (2.30%) Netezza
11 4 (1.53%) Ab Initio
12 3 (1.15%) Teradata
13 2 (0.77%) Google
13 2 (0.77%) Dundas
13 2 (0.77%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.77%) Informatica
14 1 (0.38%) Sun
14 1 (0.38%) Calypso
14 1 (0.38%) Remedy
14 1 (0.38%) Charles River
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