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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Consultant
Rank 549 504 521
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 81 112 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 73 49
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £303 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £401
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.35%
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
54176 52067 49457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.80% 92.10% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34646 31581 29422
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
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 1992 2012 2139
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 3 September 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 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 3 September 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 -40 72 £450 - 38
London -33 28 £488 -2.50% 22
North West -28 10 £400 -5.88% 3
South East -25 9 £388 -16.21% 5
South West -1 8 £371 +23.75% 2
Manchester -15 7 £375 -17.12% 3
West Midlands +8 4 £416 +66.50%
City of London +4 4 £588 +11.90% 4
East of England +3 3 £380 -15.55%
Hampshire -4 3 £406 +16.07%
Buckinghamshire -13 3 £360 +15.20%
Berkshire -2 2 £375 - 2
Cambridgeshire -2 2 £365 +4.28%
Milton Keynes -7 2 £500 +60.00%
Gloucestershire - 2 £409 -
Birmingham - 2 £413 -
North East - 2 £488 - 1
Southampton +2 1 £400 +23.07%
Surrey -3 1 £400 +33.33%
Scotland -8 1 £425 -10.52% 2
East Midlands -15 1 - -
West Yorkshire -22 1 £500 -
Yorkshire -25 1 £500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £420 -
Bristol - 1 £375 -
Wiltshire - 1 £400 -
Midlands - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £500 -
Northampton - 1 - -

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 160 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (36.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 58 (36.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (32.50%) Data Warehouse
4 51 (31.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 50 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 48 (30.00%) SQL
7 46 (28.75%) ETL
8 45 (28.13%) Microsoft
9 44 (27.50%) SAP
10 37 (23.13%) SAP BI
11 30 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
11 30 (18.75%) Finance
12 29 (18.13%) SAP BW
13 23 (14.38%) Analytics
13 23 (14.38%) T-SQL
14 22 (13.75%) Data Modelling
15 19 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (11.25%) MS Excel
17 16 (10.00%) Oracle
17 16 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
18 15 (9.38%) MDX
18 15 (9.38%) Tableau
18 15 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
19 13 (8.13%) Cognos
19 13 (8.13%) OLAP
20 11 (6.88%) SQL Server 2012
20 11 (6.88%) Oracle BI EE
21 10 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
21 10 (6.25%) Security Cleared

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (1.88%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.88%) SAS
2 1 (0.63%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (4.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (1.88%) SAP BPC
2 3 (1.88%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.88%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.88%) SAP Retail
3 2 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.63%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.63%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.63%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.63%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.88%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (36.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 58 (36.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 52 (32.50%) Data Warehouse
3 51 (31.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 50 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 37 (23.13%) SAP BI
6 30 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
7 29 (18.13%) SAP BW
8 13 (8.13%) OLAP
9 11 (6.88%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (6.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (6.25%) QlikView
11 8 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (4.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 7 (4.38%) Relational Database
12 7 (4.38%) Microsoft Power View
13 6 (3.75%) OLAP Cube
14 5 (3.13%) Cognos Report Studio
14 5 (3.13%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 5 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 30 (18.75%) Finance
2 8 (5.00%) Retail
3 4 (2.50%) Marketing
4 3 (1.88%) Advertising
4 3 (1.88%) Banking
4 3 (1.88%) German Language
4 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.63%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.38%) MDX
2 3 (1.88%) Apache Avro
3 2 (1.25%) .NET
4 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.63%) SOAP
4 1 (0.63%) XML
4 1 (0.63%) ODBC
4 1 (0.63%) OLE
4 1 (0.63%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.63%) JSON
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.63%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.75%) NHS
2 5 (3.13%) Wiki
2 5 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.50%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.88%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.63%) FMCG
5 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.63%) Social Media
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Exalytics
5 1 (0.63%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.88%) Windows
1 3 (1.88%) Linux
2 2 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (28.75%) ETL
3 23 (14.38%) Analytics
4 22 (13.75%) Data Modelling
5 19 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 15 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
9 9 (5.63%) Project Management
10 8 (5.00%) Information Management
10 8 (5.00%) Coaching
11 7 (4.38%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (3.75%) Data Analysis
13 5 (3.13%) Logistics
13 5 (3.13%) Migration
13 5 (3.13%) Mentoring
13 5 (3.13%) ETL Development
14 4 (2.50%) Data Management
14 4 (2.50%) Supplier Management
14 4 (2.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 48 (30.00%) SQL
2 23 (14.38%) T-SQL
3 8 (5.00%) ABAP
4 5 (3.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (2.50%) R
5 4 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.50%) Java
6 3 (1.88%) C#
6 3 (1.88%) PHP
6 3 (1.88%) Ruby
7 2 (1.25%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.25%) VBA
8 1 (0.63%) Python
8 1 (0.63%) XMLA
8 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.63%) VB
8 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) HNC
3 1 (0.63%) HND
3 1 (0.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.88%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.63%) Basel II
Vendors
1 45 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 44 (27.50%) SAP
3 16 (10.00%) Oracle
4 15 (9.38%) Tableau
5 13 (8.13%) Cognos
6 7 (4.38%) Teradata
7 6 (3.75%) IBM
7 6 (3.75%) Informatica
8 4 (2.50%) Netezza
8 4 (2.50%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.88%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.63%) ATG
11 1 (0.63%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.63%) Vitria
11 1 (0.63%) Sybase
11 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.63%) Endeca
11 1 (0.63%) Talend
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