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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Architect
Rank 570 521 556
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Architect 26 61 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.12% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.12% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 38 22
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£500 £500 £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £375 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -5.00%
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
51582 48912 54385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.74% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 31504 29191 30441
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2019 2115 2659
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 17 September 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 28 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 17 September 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 -53 25 £500 - 7
London -16 15 £500 - 4
City of London +12 6 £550 +22.22% 1
North West -2 4 £500 +33.33% 1
South East -1 2 £520 -5.45%
Manchester -8 1 - - 1
East of England -21 1 - -
Hertfordshire -25 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £400 - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Northampton - - - -
York - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Hull - - - -
Leeds - - - -

Business Intelligence Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 61 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (55.74%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (47.54%) Data Modelling
3 29 (47.54%) SQL Server
4 23 (37.70%) Oracle
4 23 (37.70%) ETL
5 22 (36.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (32.79%) SQL
7 17 (27.87%) Relational Database
8 15 (24.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (24.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
10 10 (16.39%) Finance
11 9 (14.75%) RDBMS
11 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
11 9 (14.75%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (14.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (14.75%) Oracle Database
11 9 (14.75%) Analytics
12 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (13.11%) Oracle ODI
12 8 (13.11%) Data Architecture
12 8 (13.11%) Banking
12 8 (13.11%) .NET
13 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
14 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (9.84%) QlikView
14 6 (9.84%) Business Objects

Business Intelligence Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.92%) SAS
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.64%) Stata
3 1 (1.64%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.64%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (55.74%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (47.54%) SQL Server
3 22 (36.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (27.87%) Relational Database
5 15 (24.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (24.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (14.75%) RDBMS
6 9 (14.75%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (14.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (14.75%) Oracle Database
7 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (13.11%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (9.84%) QlikView
10 5 (8.20%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
11 4 (6.56%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (6.56%) OLAP
11 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Games
4 3 (4.92%) Retail
5 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Marketing
6 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) .NET
2 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.92%) XML
3 2 (3.28%) Apache Camel
3 2 (3.28%) Middleware
4 1 (1.64%) CSS
4 1 (1.64%) MDX
4 1 (1.64%) jQuery
4 1 (1.64%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Data Integration
2 4 (6.56%) Data Extraction
3 3 (4.92%) Online Games
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.28%) Statistics
4 2 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Life Science
5 1 (1.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (47.54%) Data Modelling
3 23 (37.70%) ETL
4 9 (14.75%) Analytics
5 8 (13.11%) Data Architecture
6 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.20%) ERP
7 5 (8.20%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (8.20%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.56%) Change Control
8 4 (6.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (4.92%) Project Management
9 3 (4.92%) CRM
9 3 (4.92%) Data Mapping
9 3 (4.92%) Data Virtualisation
9 3 (4.92%) Line Management
10 2 (3.28%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.79%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.92%) VB
3 3 (4.92%) VBA
3 3 (4.92%) C#
4 2 (3.28%) Python
4 2 (3.28%) Java
4 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.64%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) HNC
2 1 (1.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.28%) Basel III
2 1 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Oracle
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.84%) Business Objects
3 6 (9.84%) Cognos
4 5 (8.20%) Teradata
4 5 (8.20%) Tableau
5 4 (6.56%) Informatica
6 3 (4.92%) SAP
6 3 (4.92%) Netezza
7 2 (3.28%) Sybase
7 2 (3.28%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (3.28%) IBM
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.64%) Capita
8 1 (1.64%) Google
8 1 (1.64%) Peoplefluent
8 1 (1.64%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.64%) Verint
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