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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Architect
Rank 579 584 529
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -55
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Architect 46 32 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.057% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.061% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 31
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£500 £500 £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
55081 52161 48911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.78% 92.21% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 35197 31609 29039
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2038 2020 2121
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 1 September 2015.

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 26 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 1 September 2015. 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 +2 45 £500 - 6
South East -6 19 £440 -15.38%
London -5 16 £500 - 2
Milton Keynes - 8 £350 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £350 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £500 -
City of London +2 5 £463 -15.90% 1
Surrey -4 5 £400 -23.07%
Leeds - 5 £503 -
Epsom - 4 - -
Hampshire - 4 £575 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £475 -
Midlands +5 1 - -
Cheshire -11 1 £475 -
North West -22 1 £475 +5.55%
South West - 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 £500 -
Port Talbot - 1 £500 -
Swindon - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £500 -
Warrington - 1 £475 -
Banbury - 1 £475 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £500 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £500 -

Business Intelligence Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 84 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (48.81%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (42.86%) Oracle
4 29 (34.52%) ETL
5 27 (32.14%) Data Modelling
6 26 (30.95%) Microsoft
7 22 (26.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (25.00%) SQL
8 21 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (23.81%) Finance
9 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 20 (23.81%) BusinessObjects
9 20 (23.81%) Data Architecture
10 19 (22.62%) Oracle BI EE
10 19 (22.62%) SAP
10 19 (22.62%) Migration
10 19 (22.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (19.05%) SharePoint
11 16 (19.05%) Data Migration
12 12 (14.29%) Analytics
12 12 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
12 12 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (13.10%) Logical Data Model
14 10 (11.90%) Big Data
14 10 (11.90%) Dimensional Modelling
14 10 (11.90%) QlikView
14 10 (11.90%) Retail
15 9 (10.71%) Teradata
15 9 (10.71%) Informatica
15 9 (10.71%) SAP BI

Business Intelligence Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 16 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.76%) SAS
3 3 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.38%) PowerExchange
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.19%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.19%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) PowerPivot
2 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.38%) SPSS
4 1 (1.19%) MS Office
4 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.19%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) LDAP
2 1 (1.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (48.81%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (26.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 21 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 20 (23.81%) BusinessObjects
5 19 (22.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (22.62%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (11.90%) QlikView
6 10 (11.90%) Big Data
7 9 (10.71%) SAP BI
8 8 (9.52%) SAP BW
8 8 (9.52%) Oracle Database
9 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Power View
9 7 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (8.33%) Hadoop
10 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (4.76%) PowerCenter
12 4 (4.76%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Rational Rose
1 1 (1.19%) ERwin
General
1 20 (23.81%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Retail
3 6 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.95%) Publishing
5 4 (4.76%) Automotive
5 4 (4.76%) Marketing
6 3 (3.57%) Banking
7 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.19%) Law
7 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.19%) German Language
7 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) .NET
1 1 (1.19%) Web Services
1 1 (1.19%) XML
1 1 (1.19%) Lucene
1 1 (1.19%) JSON
1 1 (1.19%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Visualisation
2 6 (7.14%) NHS
3 5 (5.95%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle Exalytics
5 3 (3.57%) Informatics
6 2 (2.38%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.19%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) Statistics
7 1 (1.19%) Contract for Difference
7 1 (1.19%) Social Media
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (34.52%) ETL
3 27 (32.14%) Data Modelling
4 20 (23.81%) Data Architecture
5 19 (22.62%) Migration
6 16 (19.05%) Data Migration
7 12 (14.29%) Analytics
7 12 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
8 11 (13.10%) Logical Data Model
9 10 (11.90%) Dimensional Modelling
10 8 (9.52%) Kimball Methodology
11 7 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (7.14%) Data Governance
13 5 (5.95%) Information Architecture
13 5 (5.95%) Inmon Methodology
13 5 (5.95%) TOGAF
13 5 (5.95%) Scrum
13 5 (5.95%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.76%) ABAP
3 4 (4.76%) R
4 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.57%) C
5 2 (2.38%) C#
6 1 (1.19%) Java
6 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.19%) Perl
6 1 (1.19%) Python
6 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 5 (5.95%) QA
3 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.19%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 36 (42.86%) Oracle
2 26 (30.95%) Microsoft
3 19 (22.62%) SAP
4 9 (10.71%) Informatica
4 9 (10.71%) Teradata
4 9 (10.71%) Tableau
5 6 (7.14%) Cognos
6 5 (5.95%) Netezza
7 4 (4.76%) Hyperion
8 3 (3.57%) Ab Initio
9 2 (2.38%) IBM
10 1 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (1.19%) Dundas
10 1 (1.19%) Splunk
10 1 (1.19%) Capita