The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Intelligence Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Consultant
Rank 523 497 438
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -59
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 82 84 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 51 41
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £325 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £501 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
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
50225 48710 42844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.47% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31072 30211 24612
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1971 1993 2105
Average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

Business Intelligence Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 26 May 2015.

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 27 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 Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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 +3 78 £475 +11.76% 66
London +7 41 £500 +11.11% 30
North West -13 12 £419 +11.66% 4
City of London +7 8 £500 +18.69% 8
West Midlands -3 8 £458 +52.50% 3
Cheshire - 6 £388 -
East of England 0 5 £475 +38.18% 1
Hertfordshire -5 4 £475 +38.18%
South East -14 4 £350 -17.64% 10
Manchester -13 3 - - 1
Warwickshire - 3 £475 -
South Wales +3 2 £600 +45.45%
Wales +1 2 £600 +45.45%
Hampshire 0 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire -13 2 - - 1
Yorkshire -17 2 - - 1
Cardiff +10 1 £600 +45.45%
Midlands -1 1 £375 -
Southampton -7 1 - -
East Midlands -11 1 £400 - 8
Stockport - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Derby - 1 £400 -
Luton - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £350 - 2
Abingdon - 1 £350 -
Derbyshire - 1 £400 - 2

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Intelligence Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 175 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 64 (36.57%) SQL
3 59 (33.71%) SAP
4 58 (33.14%) SQL Server
5 57 (32.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 53 (30.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 52 (29.71%) Data Warehouse
8 51 (29.14%) ETL
9 47 (26.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 45 (25.71%) Microsoft
10 45 (25.71%) SAP BW
11 44 (25.14%) Finance
12 42 (24.00%) SAP BI
13 31 (17.71%) Analytics
14 25 (14.29%) Cognos
15 23 (13.14%) Data Modelling
15 23 (13.14%) MDX
16 22 (12.57%) T-SQL
17 18 (10.29%) OLAP
18 17 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
18 17 (9.71%) SQL Server 2012
18 17 (9.71%) Tableau
19 16 (9.14%) Oracle
20 14 (8.00%) MS Excel
21 13 (7.43%) ABAP
22 12 (6.86%) Kimball Methodology
22 12 (6.86%) SQL Server 2008
22 12 (6.86%) Visualisation
22 12 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
22 12 (6.86%) Business Objects

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Intelligence Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.86%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.14%) SAS
3 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 14 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.57%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (5.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (4.00%) SAP ERP
3 6 (3.43%) SAP SRM
4 4 (2.29%) SAP FI
4 4 (2.29%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (2.29%) SAP CO
5 3 (1.71%) ResourceLink
5 3 (1.71%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.14%) SAP BPC
6 2 (1.14%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.57%) Agresso
7 1 (0.57%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.57%) Maximo
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.71%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.14%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (33.14%) SQL Server
2 57 (32.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (30.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (29.71%) Data Warehouse
5 47 (26.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 45 (25.71%) SAP BW
7 42 (24.00%) SAP BI
8 18 (10.29%) OLAP
9 17 (9.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (6.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (6.29%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (4.57%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (4.57%) QlikView
13 7 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
14 6 (3.43%) Big Data
14 6 (3.43%) Cognos Report Studio
14 6 (3.43%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 6 (3.43%) Microsoft Power View
15 5 (2.86%) OLAP Cube
15 5 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 44 (25.14%) Finance
2 6 (3.43%) Retail
3 5 (2.86%) Advertising
3 5 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.29%) Banking
4 4 (2.29%) Marketing
5 3 (1.71%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.14%) Legal
6 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.57%) French Language
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Games
7 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.14%) MDX
2 7 (4.00%) Web Services
2 7 (4.00%) XML
3 6 (3.43%) OLE
3 6 (3.43%) ODBC
4 4 (2.29%) SOAP
5 3 (1.71%) J2EE
6 2 (1.14%) .NET
7 1 (0.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.86%) Visualisation
2 10 (5.71%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.86%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (1.71%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.71%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.71%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.57%) User Experience
5 1 (0.57%) Physics
5 1 (0.57%) Social Media
5 1 (0.57%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.14%) UNIX
2 1 (0.57%) Windows
2 1 (0.57%) Linux
2 1 (0.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (29.14%) ETL
3 31 (17.71%) Analytics
4 23 (13.14%) Data Modelling
5 17 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (6.86%) Kimball Methodology
6 12 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (5.71%) Project Management
7 10 (5.71%) ERP
8 9 (5.14%) Integration Testing
9 8 (4.57%) Data Management
9 8 (4.57%) CRM
9 8 (4.57%) Information Management
10 7 (4.00%) Data Analysis
10 7 (4.00%) Supplier Management
10 7 (4.00%) Dimensional Modelling
11 6 (3.43%) Business Analysis
12 5 (2.86%) Performance Management
12 5 (2.86%) Data Protection
12 5 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 64 (36.57%) SQL
2 22 (12.57%) T-SQL
3 13 (7.43%) ABAP
4 8 (4.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 5 (2.86%) Java
5 5 (2.86%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.71%) C
7 2 (1.14%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.14%) Python
7 2 (1.14%) R
8 1 (0.57%) C#
8 1 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.86%) Degree
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.14%) MCSE
4 1 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 59 (33.71%) SAP
2 45 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 25 (14.29%) Cognos
4 17 (9.71%) Tableau
5 16 (9.14%) Oracle
6 12 (6.86%) Business Objects
7 10 (5.71%) IBM
8 4 (2.29%) Netezza
9 3 (1.71%) Jaspersoft
10 2 (1.14%) Teradata
10 2 (1.14%) Siebel
10 2 (1.14%) Adobe
11 1 (0.57%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.57%) Talend
11 1 (0.57%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.57%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.57%) CODA
11 1 (0.57%) Sage
11 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.57%) EMC
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
South East England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £650 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago