The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Intelligence Architect 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 Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BI Architect
Rank 554 532 504
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Architect 69 61 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 35 35
Average daily rate £550 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £418 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £565 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £519 £500 £506
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £70.00 £77.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £70.00 -

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
47935 48321 46997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.47% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30815 30072 27703
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1687 1903 2072
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Intelligence Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Intelligence Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Architect within the UK.

Business Intelligence Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Business Intelligence Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence Architect within the UK.

Business Intelligence Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Architect
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 Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 68 £550 +10.00% 17
London +9 38 £575 +17.94% 14
South East +6 14 £525 +7.69% 1
City of London +49 8 £525 +12.90% 3
Buckinghamshire +20 8 £550 +33.33%
West Midlands -13 5 £550 +22.22% 1
Milton Keynes - 5 £400 -
Berkshire +12 4 £408 -9.44% 1
Warwickshire - 4 £563 - 1
North West -12 3 £463 -7.50% 1
Yorkshire -12 2 £550 -
East of England - 2 £363 -
Merseyside - 2 £475 - 1
Liverpool - 2 £475 - 1
Reading - 2 £425 - 1
Suffolk - 2 £363 -
Newbury +7 1 - -
Oxfordshire -4 1 - -
South West -4 1 £513 +7.89%
East Midlands -6 1 £550 -
Oxford -6 1 - -
West Yorkshire -8 1 £550 -
Leeds -8 1 £550 -
Manchester -16 1 £450 -10.00%
North East -21 1 £533 -
Midlands - 1 - -
Newport - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £513 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £533 -
South Wales - 1 - -

Business Intelligence Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Intelligence Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 129 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 65 (50.39%) Data Warehouse
3 50 (38.76%) Data Modelling
4 47 (36.43%) ETL
5 44 (34.11%) Analytics
6 43 (33.33%) SQL
7 38 (29.46%) Finance
8 36 (27.91%) Microsoft
9 35 (27.13%) SQL Server
10 34 (26.36%) Oracle
11 31 (24.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 28 (21.71%) BusinessObjects
13 26 (20.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 25 (19.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 25 (19.38%) Informatica
14 25 (19.38%) SAP
15 24 (18.60%) TOGAF
16 22 (17.05%) Hadoop
17 20 (15.50%) Teradata
18 18 (13.95%) Tableau
18 18 (13.95%) Big Data
19 16 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
20 15 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
20 15 (11.63%) UML
20 15 (11.63%) Logical Data Model
20 15 (11.63%) Oracle Database
21 14 (10.85%) Migration
22 13 (10.08%) Java
22 13 (10.08%) SAS
22 13 (10.08%) MDX

Business Intelligence Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Intelligence Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (10.08%) SAS
2 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.10%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.55%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.78%) Apache
5 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.78%) IIS
5 1 (0.78%) Jetty
5 1 (0.78%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.78%) nginx
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (6.20%) MS Excel
1 8 (6.20%) SPSS
2 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.55%) SAP AFS
2 2 (1.55%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.55%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.78%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) DHCP
1 1 (0.78%) DNS
1 1 (0.78%) FTP
1 1 (0.78%) HTTP
1 1 (0.78%) IPsec
1 1 (0.78%) LDAP
1 1 (0.78%) Skype
1 1 (0.78%) SSL
1 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (50.39%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (27.13%) SQL Server
3 31 (24.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (21.71%) BusinessObjects
5 26 (20.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (19.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (17.05%) Hadoop
8 18 (13.95%) Big Data
9 15 (11.63%) Oracle Database
10 12 (9.30%) QlikView
11 11 (8.53%) Oracle BI EE
11 11 (8.53%) SAP HANA
12 10 (7.75%) Power BI
12 10 (7.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (6.98%) Apache Hive
13 9 (6.98%) OLAP
13 9 (6.98%) Oracle Exadata
14 8 (6.20%) Oracle OWB
14 8 (6.20%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (4.65%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 3 (2.33%) ERwin
2 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.78%) Log4j
2 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (29.46%) Finance
2 9 (6.98%) General Ledger
3 7 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.10%) Banking
5 4 (3.10%) Retail
6 3 (2.33%) Billing
7 2 (1.55%) Advertising
7 2 (1.55%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.78%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.08%) MDX
2 8 (6.20%) XML
3 6 (4.65%) .NET
4 4 (3.10%) Middleware
5 2 (1.55%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.78%) J2EE
6 1 (0.78%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.78%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.30%) Data Integration
3 6 (4.65%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.33%) Social Media
4 3 (2.33%) Statistics
5 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.55%) Life Science
5 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.55%) NHS
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle Exalytics
6 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.78%) Fintech
6 1 (0.78%) FMCG
6 1 (0.78%) Informatics
6 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.78%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.78%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.75%) Unix
2 3 (2.33%) Linux
2 3 (2.33%) Windows
3 1 (0.78%) AIX
3 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (38.76%) Data Modelling
3 47 (36.43%) ETL
4 44 (34.11%) Analytics
5 24 (18.60%) TOGAF
6 15 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (11.63%) Logical Data Model
6 15 (11.63%) UML
7 14 (10.85%) Migration
8 12 (9.30%) Data Architecture
8 12 (9.30%) Data Migration
9 10 (7.75%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (7.75%) Zachman Framework
10 9 (6.98%) MapReduce
10 9 (6.98%) Physical Data Model
11 8 (6.20%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.20%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (5.43%) Data Analysis
12 7 (5.43%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 43 (33.33%) SQL
2 13 (10.08%) Java
3 11 (8.53%) PL/SQL
4 9 (6.98%) Python
5 8 (6.20%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.20%) Perl
5 8 (6.20%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.88%) R
7 4 (3.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (2.33%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.55%) C#
10 1 (0.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (4.65%) Degree
1 6 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) MCDBA
3 1 (0.78%) MCTS
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.78%) EMIR
2 1 (0.78%) MiFID
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (3.10%) Control-M
2 2 (1.55%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 34 (26.36%) Oracle
3 25 (19.38%) Informatica
3 25 (19.38%) SAP
4 20 (15.50%) Teradata
5 18 (13.95%) Tableau
6 11 (8.53%) IBM
7 8 (6.20%) Cognos
8 5 (3.88%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (3.88%) Netezza
9 4 (3.10%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.55%) EMC
10 2 (1.55%) Google
10 2 (1.55%) Pega
10 2 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.78%) Axway
11 1 (0.78%) Cisco
11 1 (0.78%) Embarcadero
11 1 (0.78%) Genesys
11 1 (0.78%) Sun
London
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Rate: £450 - 520 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Montash
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 26 days ago