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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Consultant
Rank 520 450 477
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 75 132 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.28% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 68 40
Average daily rate
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£438 £420 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
50642 47729 46134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.79% 92.49% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32228 28770 26034
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2044 2098 2641
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 -83 69 £438 +4.16% 38
London -19 32 £463 +8.82% 26
City of London 0 11 £450 +9.09% 12
North West -4 10 £319 -27.96% 2
South East -29 10 £463 +37.03% 1
West Midlands -18 6 £375 -18.47% 2
East Midlands +5 5 £375 -3.22%
Manchester -8 4 - - 2
East of England -16 4 £463 -7.50% 2
Scotland -3 3 - - 1
Berkshire +3 2 £725 +26.08%
Hampshire -20 2 £475 -
Edinburgh - 2 - - 1
Cheshire +10 1 £325 -
Nottinghamshire +6 1 £375 -
Nottingham +2 1 £375 -
Bristol -15 1 £325 -5.45% 2
Warrington -17 1 £325 -
South West -27 1 £325 -1.51% 3
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £1,000 -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 2
Bracknell - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Gloucester - - - - 1
Greenford - - - -

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 173 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (34.10%) SAP
3 56 (32.37%) ETL
4 53 (30.64%) SQL
5 51 (29.48%) SQL Server
6 45 (26.01%) Data Warehouse
6 45 (26.01%) SAP BI
7 44 (25.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 41 (23.70%) SAP BW
9 39 (22.54%) Oracle
10 35 (20.23%) Microsoft
11 33 (19.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 30 (17.34%) Finance
13 28 (16.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 26 (15.03%) Business Objects
15 25 (14.45%) Analytics
16 22 (12.72%) Data Modelling
16 22 (12.72%) Oracle BI EE
17 21 (12.14%) BusinessObjects
18 19 (10.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 16 (9.25%) ABAP
20 14 (8.09%) T-SQL
21 13 (7.51%) Kimball Methodology
22 12 (6.94%) Tableau
22 12 (6.94%) SAP HANA
22 12 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
22 12 (6.94%) Retail
23 11 (6.36%) Oracle Reports
23 11 (6.36%) Visualisation
24 10 (5.78%) Dimensional Modelling

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (4.05%) SharePoint
1 7 (4.05%) SAS
2 4 (2.31%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.58%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 9 (5.20%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.62%) PowerPivot
3 3 (1.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (2.31%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.31%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.73%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.16%) SAP SRM
4 2 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.16%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.16%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.16%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.58%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.58%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.58%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (0.58%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (29.48%) SQL Server
2 45 (26.01%) Data Warehouse
2 45 (26.01%) SAP BI
3 44 (25.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (23.70%) SAP BW
5 33 (19.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (16.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (12.72%) Oracle BI EE
8 21 (12.14%) BusinessObjects
9 19 (10.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 12 (6.94%) SAP HANA
10 12 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (6.36%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (5.78%) QlikView
13 9 (5.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 7 (4.05%) OLAP
14 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Power View
15 6 (3.47%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (3.47%) Oracle Database
15 6 (3.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (17.34%) Finance
2 12 (6.94%) Retail
3 6 (3.47%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.47%) Advertising
3 6 (3.47%) Banking
4 3 (1.73%) Marketing
5 2 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.16%) Legal
5 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Billing
6 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.58%) Automotive
6 1 (0.58%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.58%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.62%) MDX
2 4 (2.31%) .NET
3 2 (1.16%) HTML
3 2 (1.16%) CSS
4 1 (0.58%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.58%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.36%) Visualisation
2 7 (4.05%) Data Integration
3 6 (3.47%) FMCG
3 6 (3.47%) Data Extraction
4 5 (2.89%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.73%) Data Conversion
6 3 (1.73%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.16%) iSeries
7 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.16%) AS400
8 1 (0.58%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.58%) Economics
8 1 (0.58%) NHS
8 1 (0.58%) Open Source
8 1 (0.58%) Informatics
8 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.58%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.58%) UNIX
1 1 (0.58%) Windows
1 1 (0.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 56 (32.37%) ETL
3 25 (14.45%) Analytics
4 22 (12.72%) Data Modelling
5 13 (7.51%) Kimball Methodology
6 10 (5.78%) Dimensional Modelling
6 10 (5.78%) ERP
7 8 (4.62%) Data Analysis
8 7 (4.05%) Migration
8 7 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (3.47%) Data Migration
9 6 (3.47%) Coaching
9 6 (3.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (3.47%) Data Management
9 6 (3.47%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (2.89%) CRM
10 5 (2.89%) Business Analytics
10 5 (2.89%) Data Transformation
10 5 (2.89%) Master Data Management
10 5 (2.89%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 53 (30.64%) SQL
2 16 (9.25%) ABAP
3 14 (8.09%) T-SQL
4 6 (3.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 5 (2.89%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.31%) C
7 3 (1.73%) C#
8 2 (1.16%) R
8 2 (1.16%) Java
8 2 (1.16%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (5.20%) Degree
2 6 (3.47%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) CCA
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.58%) MCSE
4 1 (0.58%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 59 (34.10%) SAP
2 39 (22.54%) Oracle
3 35 (20.23%) Microsoft
4 26 (15.03%) Business Objects
5 12 (6.94%) Tableau
6 8 (4.62%) Cognos
7 6 (3.47%) Teradata
8 5 (2.89%) Informatica
8 5 (2.89%) Jaspersoft
9 4 (2.31%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.73%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (1.16%) Adobe
12 1 (0.58%) IBM
12 1 (0.58%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.58%) CODA
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