The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Intelligence Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BI Consultant
Rank 581 552 521
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 66 81 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 54 60
Median daily rate £413 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £329 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +0.64%
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
50811 53185 51069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.71% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33087 33473 31333
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 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1525 2016 2057
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 Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Intelligence Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Intelligence Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Business Intelligence Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business Intelligence Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top 30 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 Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 -1 61 £420 -6.66% 20
London +12 29 £413 -19.51% 14
South East +15 13 £400 -3.03% 2
South West +4 5 £419 +17.95%
West Midlands -22 5 £436 -4.64% 1
Surrey - 5 - -
City of London +50 3 £400 -20.00% 6
Wales +16 3 £410 -31.66%
South Wales +13 3 £410 -31.66%
Yorkshire +10 3 £450 -
Oxfordshire +10 2 £388 -13.88%
Berkshire 0 2 - -
West Yorkshire -6 2 £450 -
North West -18 2 £550 +37.50% 1
Coventry - 2 - - 1
Leeds - 2 £450 -
East of England +16 1 - -
Bristol +7 1 £363 -3.33%
Cardiff +4 1 £425 -29.16%
Newport - 1 £410 -
Wiltshire - 1 £475 -
Swindon - 1 £475 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 £325 -
Kent - 1 £415 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Banbury - 1 £375 -
Guildford - 1 - -

Business Intelligence Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Business Intelligence Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 131 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (33.59%) SAP
3 37 (28.24%) SAP BI
4 36 (27.48%) SQL
5 32 (24.43%) SAP BW
6 30 (22.90%) SQL Server
6 30 (22.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (22.14%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (20.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 26 (19.85%) Finance
9 26 (19.85%) ETL
10 23 (17.56%) SAP HANA
11 22 (16.79%) BusinessObjects
11 22 (16.79%) Oracle
12 20 (15.27%) Microsoft
13 19 (14.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (13.74%) Analytics
15 17 (12.98%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (11.45%) Data Modelling
17 13 (9.92%) T-SQL
18 11 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (8.40%) ABAP
18 11 (8.40%) MS Excel
19 10 (7.63%) Power BI
19 10 (7.63%) Migration
20 9 (6.87%) CRM
20 9 (6.87%) Visualisation
20 9 (6.87%) Oracle BI EE
21 8 (6.11%) QlikView
21 8 (6.11%) Cognos

Business Intelligence Consultant 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 3 (2.29%) SAP Portal
1 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.76%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.53%) MS Office
2 2 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.53%) MS Project
2 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.82%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.29%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.53%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.76%) HFM
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.76%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.76%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.76%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.76%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.76%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.76%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.76%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) Veeva
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.24%) SAP BI
2 32 (24.43%) SAP BW
3 30 (22.90%) SQL Server
3 30 (22.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (22.14%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (20.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (17.56%) SAP HANA
7 22 (16.79%) BusinessObjects
8 19 (14.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (7.63%) Power BI
10 9 (6.87%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (6.11%) QlikView
12 6 (4.58%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (3.82%) SAP Data Services
13 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Power View
14 4 (3.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database
14 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (3.05%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.76%) ERwin
2 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (19.85%) Finance
2 8 (6.11%) Retail
3 7 (5.34%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.29%) Legal
4 3 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.76%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) German Language
5 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.05%) SAP Basis
2 3 (2.29%) XML
3 2 (1.53%) HTML
3 2 (1.53%) MDX
3 2 (1.53%) Middleware
3 2 (1.53%) SAP XI
3 2 (1.53%) Web Services
4 1 (0.76%) JSON
4 1 (0.76%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.87%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.05%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.76%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.76%) Derivative
5 1 (0.76%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.53%) AIX
1 2 (1.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (19.85%) ETL
3 18 (13.74%) Analytics
4 17 (12.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (11.45%) Data Modelling
6 10 (7.63%) Migration
7 9 (6.87%) CRM
8 8 (6.11%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (6.11%) ERP
9 6 (4.58%) Dashboard Development
9 6 (4.58%) Data Analytics
10 5 (3.82%) Business Analysis
10 5 (3.82%) Data Migration
10 5 (3.82%) Integration Testing
10 5 (3.82%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (3.82%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.05%) Data Visualisation
11 4 (3.05%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (3.05%) Information Management
11 4 (3.05%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.48%) SQL
2 13 (9.92%) T-SQL
3 11 (8.40%) ABAP
4 4 (3.05%) R
5 2 (1.53%) C
5 2 (1.53%) C#
5 2 (1.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (1.53%) IronPython
5 2 (1.53%) Java
5 2 (1.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (4.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 44 (33.59%) SAP
2 22 (16.79%) Oracle
3 20 (15.27%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.11%) Cognos
5 7 (5.34%) Tableau
6 4 (3.05%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.53%) Infor
7 2 (1.53%) Informatica
7 2 (1.53%) Teradata
7 2 (1.53%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.76%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.76%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.76%) IBM
8 1 (0.76%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (0.76%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.76%) Remedy
8 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.76%) Talend
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