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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Architect
Rank 580 511 561
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +50
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Architect 32 63 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.12% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.13% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 19
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
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
51314 48841 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.21% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31055 29011 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1971 2118 2640
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 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 -45 31 £500 - 15
London -11 19 £500 - 10
City of London +16 7 £550 +12.82% 5
North West -1 3 £450 -12.19% 4
West Midlands -5 3 £375 -
East of England -31 3 £245 -51.00%
Manchester -8 1 - - 3
South East -9 1 £520 -9.56% 1
Hertfordshire -19 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £425 -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hull - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Kent - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
South West - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Northampton - - - -
York - - - -

Business Intelligence Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 68 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (55.88%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (42.65%) SQL Server
4 27 (39.71%) Data Modelling
5 26 (38.24%) ETL
6 24 (35.29%) SQL
7 23 (33.82%) Oracle
7 23 (33.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 16 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (22.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
12 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
12 10 (14.71%) Analytics
13 9 (13.24%) Data Architecture
13 9 (13.24%) RDBMS
13 9 (13.24%) SAP
13 9 (13.24%) Finance
14 8 (11.76%) Banking
14 8 (11.76%) QlikView
14 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (11.76%) .NET
14 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
14 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database
14 8 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (10.29%) Business Objects
15 7 (10.29%) Oracle BI EE
15 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services

Business Intelligence Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.88%) SAS
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.47%) Stata
3 1 (1.47%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.47%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.47%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (55.88%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (42.65%) SQL Server
3 23 (33.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 16 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (22.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (13.24%) RDBMS
8 8 (11.76%) QlikView
8 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
8 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database
9 7 (10.29%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (7.35%) Hadoop
10 5 (7.35%) Big Data
10 5 (7.35%) SAP BI
10 5 (7.35%) SAP BW
10 5 (7.35%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.88%) Retail
5 3 (4.41%) Games
6 2 (2.94%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.94%) Marketing
6 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) .NET
2 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.41%) XML
3 2 (2.94%) Middleware
3 2 (2.94%) MDX
3 2 (2.94%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.47%) CSS
4 1 (1.47%) jQuery
4 1 (1.47%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Data Integration
2 5 (7.35%) Data Extraction
3 3 (4.41%) Online Games
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.94%) Statistics
4 2 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.94%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.47%) NHS
5 1 (1.47%) Informatics
5 1 (1.47%) Life Science
5 1 (1.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (39.71%) Data Modelling
3 26 (38.24%) ETL
4 10 (14.71%) Analytics
5 9 (13.24%) Data Architecture
6 8 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.82%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.82%) ERP
8 5 (7.35%) Data Management
8 5 (7.35%) Dimensional Modelling
8 5 (7.35%) Change Control
8 5 (7.35%) Data Mapping
9 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (5.88%) Project Management
10 3 (4.41%) CRM
10 3 (4.41%) Data Virtualisation
11 2 (2.94%) Quantitative Risk Management
11 2 (2.94%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.41%) VB
3 3 (4.41%) C#
3 3 (4.41%) VBA
4 2 (2.94%) Python
4 2 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.47%) ABAP
5 1 (1.47%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) HNC
2 1 (1.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.94%) Basel III
3 1 (1.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (33.82%) Oracle
2 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.24%) SAP
4 7 (10.29%) Business Objects
5 6 (8.82%) Teradata
6 5 (7.35%) Tableau
6 5 (7.35%) Cognos
7 3 (4.41%) Informatica
7 3 (4.41%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (4.41%) Netezza
8 2 (2.94%) Sybase
9 1 (1.47%) IBM
9 1 (1.47%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.47%) Capita
9 1 (1.47%) Google
9 1 (1.47%) Peoplefluent
9 1 (1.47%) Verint
9 1 (1.47%) Alteryx
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