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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BI Consultant
Rank 567 527 455
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -72
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 61 82 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.17% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 44 68
Average daily rate £425 £431 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +2.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -30 59 £438 +1.44% 44
London -3 22 £406 -9.72% 28
South East -1 14 £450 +9.75% 8
North West -19 9 £500 +26.98% 4
Manchester -14 7 £513 - 3
Oxfordshire +10 6 £450 +5.88% 3
Oxford +4 5 £450 +5.88%
Tyne and Wear - 5 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 - -
North East - 5 - -
City of London +43 4 £400 -13.97% 6
Berkshire +7 3 - -
Reading - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +14 2 £220 -47.46%
Hampshire +7 2 £475 - 1
Warwickshire +5 2 - -
Leeds -7 2 £350 -6.66%
West Yorkshire -8 2 £350 -6.66%
East Midlands -10 2 - -
Yorkshire -14 2 £350 -6.66%
West Midlands -16 2 - - 1
Milton Keynes +7 1 - -
South West +3 1 - - 2
East of England +3 1 £338 -27.02%
Merseyside -2 1 - -
Surrey -2 1 £500 - 3
Cheshire -3 1 £400 -15.78%
Derbyshire -13 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Wirral - 1 - -

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (39.62%) Data Warehouse
3 55 (34.59%) SQL
4 51 (32.08%) ETL
5 48 (30.19%) SAP
6 47 (29.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 46 (28.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 41 (25.79%) SQL Server
8 41 (25.79%) Microsoft
9 40 (25.16%) Finance
10 37 (23.27%) Analytics
11 36 (22.64%) BusinessObjects
12 35 (22.01%) SAP BI
13 30 (18.87%) Oracle
14 28 (17.61%) Tableau
15 27 (16.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 24 (15.09%) Windows
16 24 (15.09%) Linux
17 22 (13.84%) MS Excel
18 20 (12.58%) Informatica
18 20 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (11.95%) SAP BW
19 19 (11.95%) Dimensional Modelling
20 18 (11.32%) Data Analytics
21 17 (10.69%) Oracle BI EE
21 17 (10.69%) CRM
21 17 (10.69%) Unix
22 16 (10.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
23 15 (9.43%) SAP Data Services
23 15 (9.43%) Oracle Reports

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (3.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.52%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.89%) SAS
4 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.63%) CMS
5 1 (0.63%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.63%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 22 (13.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.52%) MS Office
2 4 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (6.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.40%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (3.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (1.89%) SAP Retail
5 2 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (1.26%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.63%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.63%) Infor LN
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.63%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.63%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.63%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.63%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (39.62%) Data Warehouse
2 47 (29.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (28.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (25.79%) SQL Server
5 36 (22.64%) BusinessObjects
6 35 (22.01%) SAP BI
7 27 (16.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (11.95%) SAP BW
9 17 (10.69%) Oracle BI EE
10 16 (10.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 15 (9.43%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (9.43%) SAP Data Services
12 14 (8.81%) Big Data
13 13 (8.18%) QlikView
14 12 (7.55%) BusinessObjects XI
14 12 (7.55%) Ingres
14 12 (7.55%) Pentaho
14 12 (7.55%) Xcelsius
15 11 (6.92%) Oracle Database
16 9 (5.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (2.52%) JDeveloper
1 4 (2.52%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (2.52%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (2.52%) Toad
2 2 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (25.16%) Finance
2 10 (6.29%) Retail
3 4 (2.52%) German Language
3 4 (2.52%) Legal
4 3 (1.89%) Advertising
4 3 (1.89%) Banking
4 3 (1.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Automotive
5 1 (0.63%) Electronics
5 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.18%) SAP XI
2 12 (7.55%) Apache Avro
3 5 (3.14%) HTML
3 5 (3.14%) MDX
3 5 (3.14%) XML
4 4 (2.52%) .NET
5 3 (1.89%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.63%) D3.js
6 1 (0.63%) jQuery
6 1 (0.63%) Middleware
6 1 (0.63%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.63%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.63%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.18%) Data Structures
3 7 (4.40%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.89%) Oracle Exalytics
5 2 (1.26%) FMCG
5 2 (1.26%) NHS
6 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.63%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.63%) Neural Network
6 1 (0.63%) Social Network
6 1 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.09%) Linux
1 24 (15.09%) Windows
2 17 (10.69%) Unix
3 1 (0.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (32.08%) ETL
3 37 (23.27%) Analytics
4 19 (11.95%) Dimensional Modelling
5 18 (11.32%) Data Analytics
6 17 (10.69%) CRM
7 14 (8.81%) Data Modelling
7 14 (8.81%) Kimball Methodology
8 13 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (7.55%) Data Security
9 12 (7.55%) ETL Development
10 11 (6.92%) ERP
10 11 (6.92%) Identity Management
10 11 (6.92%) SQL Optimisation
11 10 (6.29%) Data Analysis
12 9 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (4.40%) Business Analysis
13 7 (4.40%) Migration
14 6 (3.77%) Data Visualisation
14 6 (3.77%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (34.59%) SQL
2 14 (8.81%) Java
2 14 (8.81%) R
3 13 (8.18%) PL/SQL
3 13 (8.18%) Shell Script
4 12 (7.55%) PHP
4 12 (7.55%) PowerShell
4 12 (7.55%) Ruby
5 11 (6.92%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.40%) ABAP
7 4 (2.52%) C-shell
7 4 (2.52%) Korn
8 3 (1.89%) C#
8 3 (1.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (1.89%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.26%) Python
10 1 (0.63%) C++
10 1 (0.63%) IronPython
10 1 (0.63%) VB
10 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.18%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.89%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) Basel II
3 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (4.40%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 48 (30.19%) SAP
2 41 (25.79%) Microsoft
3 30 (18.87%) Oracle
4 28 (17.61%) Tableau
5 20 (12.58%) Informatica
6 13 (8.18%) Alteryx
7 12 (7.55%) Cloudera
8 5 (3.14%) Cognos
9 3 (1.89%) TARGIT
9 3 (1.89%) Teradata
10 2 (1.26%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.63%) Civica
11 1 (0.63%) IBM
11 1 (0.63%) Infor
11 1 (0.63%) ION Trading
11 1 (0.63%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.63%) Remedy
11 1 (0.63%) TIBCO
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