The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Intelligence Architect 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 Architect
Rank 597 582 576
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Architect 46 54 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.096% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.10% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 34
Median daily rate £588 £550 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +13.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £448 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £675 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £528 £538 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.86% +19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Business Intelligence Architect in the job title.

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 29 June 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 25 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 Architect 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 -13 45 £588 +6.81% 10
London +9 29 £600 - 5
West Midlands -27 6 £505 -10.22%
Warwickshire -4 5 £500 +17.64%
South East -2 4 £650 +15.55% 2
City of London +45 3 £475 -20.83% 1
Surrey -3 3 £650 - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - 3 £450 -
East Midlands +6 2 - - 1
East of England - 2 £563 -
Buckinghamshire +7 1 - -
Yorkshire +1 1 - - 1
Swindon -1 1 £475 +11.76%
Northamptonshire -2 1 - -
South West -4 1 £475 +25.82%
Wiltshire -5 1 £475 +11.76%
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £563 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £505 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Telford - 1 £505 -
Staines - 1 - - 1
Nottingham - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -

Business Intelligence Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Business Intelligence Architect 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 Architect in the job title.

1 112 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 69 (61.61%) Data Warehouse
3 41 (36.61%) Data Modelling
4 36 (32.14%) SQL
5 34 (30.36%) ETL
6 30 (26.79%) Analytics
7 29 (25.89%) SQL Server
8 27 (24.11%) Microsoft
9 24 (21.43%) Finance
10 23 (20.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (20.54%) SAP
11 20 (17.86%) Oracle
11 20 (17.86%) BusinessObjects
11 20 (17.86%) Hadoop
12 19 (16.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (16.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 17 (15.18%) Big Data
15 15 (13.39%) Data Management
15 15 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (11.61%) Informatica
17 11 (9.82%) Power BI
17 11 (9.82%) Kimball Methodology
17 11 (9.82%) Data Architecture
18 9 (8.04%) Data Analytics
18 9 (8.04%) Inmon Methodology
18 9 (8.04%) SAP BI
18 9 (8.04%) T-SQL
18 9 (8.04%) Teradata
18 9 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management

Business Intelligence Architect 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 7 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.79%) SAS
3 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.89%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
2 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.79%) Maximo
2 2 (1.79%) SAP AFS
2 2 (1.79%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.79%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.46%) SaaS
3 3 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.68%) IaaS
3 3 (2.68%) PaaS
4 2 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.89%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.79%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (61.61%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (25.89%) SQL Server
3 23 (20.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (17.86%) BusinessObjects
4 20 (17.86%) Hadoop
5 19 (16.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (16.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (15.18%) Big Data
8 11 (9.82%) Power BI
9 9 (8.04%) SAP BI
10 8 (7.14%) OLAP
10 8 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 7 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (6.25%) Oracle Discoverer
11 7 (6.25%) Oracle OWB
11 7 (6.25%) SAP HANA
12 6 (5.36%) SAP BW
13 5 (4.46%) Data Mart
13 5 (4.46%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.68%) Subversion
2 3 (2.68%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.89%) ERwin
4 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (4.46%) Retail
3 4 (3.57%) Banking
3 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.68%) Advertising
4 3 (2.68%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.79%) Billing
5 2 (1.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.89%) Legal
6 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.89%) Publishing
6 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) .NET
2 6 (5.36%) MDX
2 6 (5.36%) Middleware
3 3 (2.68%) Web Services
4 2 (1.79%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.89%) Java EE
5 1 (0.89%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.89%) REST
5 1 (0.89%) RESTful
5 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.36%) Data Integration
2 6 (5.36%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.46%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.68%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.79%) FMCG
5 2 (1.79%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.79%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.89%) Fintech
6 1 (0.89%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.46%) Linux
2 2 (1.79%) Windows
3 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (36.61%) Data Modelling
3 34 (30.36%) ETL
4 30 (26.79%) Analytics
5 15 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (13.39%) Data Management
6 11 (9.82%) Data Architecture
6 11 (9.82%) Kimball Methodology
7 9 (8.04%) Data Analytics
7 9 (8.04%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (8.04%) Inmon Methodology
7 9 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (7.14%) Service Design
8 8 (7.14%) TOGAF
9 7 (6.25%) CRM
9 7 (6.25%) Data Transformation
9 7 (6.25%) Project Management
10 6 (5.36%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.36%) Logical Data Model
10 6 (5.36%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (32.14%) SQL
2 9 (8.04%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.36%) Java
4 5 (4.46%) Python
5 3 (2.68%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.89%) C#
7 1 (0.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (5.36%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.68%) Degree
3 1 (0.89%) MCDBA
3 1 (0.89%) MCTS
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) Solvency II
2 5 (4.46%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.68%) Ansible
2 3 (2.68%) Puppet
3 2 (1.79%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (24.11%) Microsoft
2 23 (20.54%) SAP
3 20 (17.86%) Oracle
4 13 (11.61%) Informatica
5 9 (8.04%) Teradata
6 6 (5.36%) Cognos
7 5 (4.46%) Tableau
8 4 (3.57%) IBM
9 3 (2.68%) Alteryx
9 3 (2.68%) Google
9 3 (2.68%) Netezza
10 2 (1.79%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.79%) Embarcadero
11 1 (0.89%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.89%) Cisco
11 1 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.89%) Trillium
11 1 (0.89%) VMware