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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BI Analyst
Rank 464 398 410
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 181 254 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.45% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.48% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 174 153
Median daily rate £388 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £262 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.52% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 3
Median hourly rate £20.50 £55.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.72% +103.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 - £27.00

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
50855 53109 50264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33119 33427 30819
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £567 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 2011 2032
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -71 170 £395 -1.25% 33
London -30 66 £400 -11.11% 11
South East +13 54 £425 +11.84% 12
Berkshire +6 23 £375 -2.59% 2
South West 0 20 £385 -3.75%
City of London +44 15 £325 -26.96% 4
Buckinghamshire +14 11 £300 -22.58% 1
North West -21 11 £213 -34.61% 2
Hampshire +10 10 £425 +88.88% 3
Milton Keynes +17 9 £300 -
Slough +9 9 £325 -14.47%
Reading 0 8 £420 -1.17% 1
Basingstoke - 7 £425 -
Bristol +12 6 £325 -3.70%
East Midlands +8 6 £350 -15.15%
Swindon 0 6 £420 +1.81%
Surrey -2 6 £425 +41.66% 1
Wiltshire -4 6 £420 +1.81%
Yorkshire -4 6 £363 +3.57% 4
West Yorkshire -20 5 £363 +3.57% 2
Bradford +7 4 £350 +7.69%
Gloucestershire -6 4 £425 +6.25%
Scotland -14 4 £330 +1.53% 4
West Midlands -38 4 £375 +15.38% 2
Lancashire - 4 - -
Cheshire -8 3 £225 -10.00%
Manchester -16 3 £200 -38.46% 1
Preston - 3 - -
Leicester - 3 £350 -
Dorset - 3 £163 -

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 364 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 186 (51.10%) SQL
3 127 (34.89%) Finance
4 120 (32.97%) Data Warehouse
5 67 (18.41%) BusinessObjects
6 66 (18.13%) Analytical Skills
7 65 (17.86%) Oracle
8 63 (17.31%) SQL Server
9 56 (15.38%) Business Analysis
10 55 (15.11%) Microsoft
10 55 (15.11%) Data Modelling
11 53 (14.56%) Data Analysis
12 51 (14.01%) Agile Software Development
13 50 (13.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 48 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
14 48 (13.19%) Analytics
14 48 (13.19%) Tableau
15 43 (11.81%) Cognos
16 42 (11.54%) MS Excel
17 39 (10.71%) SAP
17 39 (10.71%) ETL
18 35 (9.62%) QlikView
19 33 (9.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 30 (8.24%) Banking
20 30 (8.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 28 (7.69%) PL/SQL
21 28 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
22 27 (7.42%) Marketing
23 25 (6.87%) Data Quality
23 25 (6.87%) Migration

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 13 (3.57%) SAS
2 10 (2.75%) Apache Pig
3 9 (2.47%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.55%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 42 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.32%) MS Office
3 7 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.82%) MS Project
5 3 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (4.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (1.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.82%) Cognos Planning
3 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.27%) HFM
4 1 (0.27%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.27%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.27%) Primavera
4 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.27%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.82%) Office 365
3 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.55%) SmartFocus
3 2 (0.55%) Veeva
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.55%) Network Security
2 1 (0.27%) LAN
2 1 (0.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (32.97%) Data Warehouse
2 67 (18.41%) BusinessObjects
3 63 (17.31%) SQL Server
4 50 (13.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (9.62%) QlikView
6 33 (9.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 30 (8.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (6.59%) Big Data
9 18 (4.95%) Power BI
10 16 (4.40%) Hadoop
10 16 (4.40%) Oracle BI EE
11 14 (3.85%) OLAP
12 11 (3.02%) Apache Hive
12 11 (3.02%) Relational Database
12 11 (3.02%) SAP BI
12 11 (3.02%) SAP BW
13 10 (2.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 10 (2.75%) Oracle Database
13 10 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (2.75%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 9 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (1.65%) Toad
3 4 (1.10%) ERwin
4 3 (0.82%) JIRA
5 2 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.27%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.27%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 127 (34.89%) Finance
2 30 (8.24%) Banking
3 27 (7.42%) Marketing
4 18 (4.95%) Retail
5 8 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.92%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.65%) Advertising
8 5 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.10%) Legal
9 4 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.82%) Billing
10 3 (0.82%) Electronics
11 2 (0.55%) Automotive
11 2 (0.55%) Back Office
11 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.55%) Front Office
11 2 (0.55%) Games
11 2 (0.55%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.27%) International Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.65%) .NET
2 2 (0.55%) MDX
2 2 (0.55%) Middleware
2 2 (0.55%) XML
3 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.27%) ATL
3 1 (0.27%) CSS
3 1 (0.27%) D3.js
3 1 (0.27%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 66 (18.13%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.59%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.49%) Visualisation
4 17 (4.67%) NHS
5 11 (3.02%) Fixed Income
6 7 (1.92%) Data Extraction
6 7 (1.92%) Statistics
7 4 (1.10%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.10%) FMCG
7 4 (1.10%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.82%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.82%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.82%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.82%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.82%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.82%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.82%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.55%) Derivative
9 2 (0.55%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 56 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 55 (15.11%) Data Modelling
4 53 (14.56%) Data Analysis
5 51 (14.01%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (13.19%) Analytics
6 48 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (10.71%) ETL
8 28 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 25 (6.87%) Migration
9 25 (6.87%) Project Management
10 19 (5.22%) CRM
11 14 (3.85%) Asset Management
11 14 (3.85%) Kimball Methodology
11 14 (3.85%) Validation
12 13 (3.57%) Dashboard Development
12 13 (3.57%) Data Migration
12 13 (3.57%) Performance Management
13 12 (3.30%) Inmon Methodology
13 12 (3.30%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 186 (51.10%) SQL
2 28 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 12 (3.30%) T-SQL
4 11 (3.02%) VB
4 11 (3.02%) VBA
5 4 (1.10%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.82%) Java
6 3 (0.82%) PHP
6 3 (0.82%) Python
7 2 (0.55%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.27%) C#
8 1 (0.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.27%) JCL
8 1 (0.27%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (4.40%) Degree
2 6 (1.65%) ISEB
2 6 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (0.82%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.27%) CBAP
5 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.27%) PMP
5 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.87%) Data Quality
2 12 (3.30%) QA
3 6 (1.65%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.82%) Basel II
4 3 (0.82%) IAS 39
4 3 (0.82%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.55%) MiFID
5 2 (0.55%) SLA
6 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (0.82%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Control-M
1 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (17.86%) Oracle
2 55 (15.11%) Microsoft
3 48 (13.19%) Tableau
4 43 (11.81%) Cognos
5 39 (10.71%) SAP
6 18 (4.95%) Teradata
7 14 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
8 11 (3.02%) Alteryx
9 10 (2.75%) Informatica
9 10 (2.75%) Splunk
10 5 (1.37%) hybris
10 5 (1.37%) IBM
11 4 (1.10%) CODA
12 3 (0.82%) Adobe
12 3 (0.82%) Concur
12 3 (0.82%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.82%) Maconomy
12 3 (0.82%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.55%) Rally
13 2 (0.55%) Talend
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