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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Consultant
Rank 516 479 491
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 97 98 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 58 43
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.56% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.62% -11.11%
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
52969 48660 50794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.75% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33173 29376 28609
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2125 2122 2499
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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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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 90 £450 +12.56% 30
London -3 51 £450 +6.50% 16
South East -8 24 £463 +12.12% 3
City of London +19 17 £450 +12.50% 6
Berkshire +15 5 £725 +26.08% 1
Scotland -3 3 - - 1
North West -9 3 £375 +50.00% 3
Hampshire -12 3 £463 +42.30%
East of England -19 3 £450 +40.62%
Hertfordshire -23 3 £450 -
Cheshire - 2 £375 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 - - 1
Manchester -4 1 - - 1
West Midlands -29 1 - - 1
South West -36 1 £300 +13.20% 5
Coventry - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £1,000 - 1
Warrington - 1 £325 -
Windsor - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 3
Surrey - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Harpenden - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Cambridge - - - -

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 192 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 72 (37.50%) SAP
3 56 (29.17%) SAP BI
4 54 (28.13%) SAP BW
5 51 (26.56%) ETL
6 49 (25.52%) SQL
7 48 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 44 (22.92%) Data Warehouse
9 43 (22.40%) SQL Server
9 43 (22.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 41 (21.35%) Oracle
11 40 (20.83%) Finance
12 37 (19.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 32 (16.67%) Business Objects
14 31 (16.15%) Microsoft
15 25 (13.02%) BusinessObjects
16 23 (11.98%) Analytics
17 22 (11.46%) Oracle BI EE
18 18 (9.38%) Data Modelling
18 18 (9.38%) Kimball Methodology
19 17 (8.85%) ABAP
20 16 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
21 13 (6.77%) T-SQL
21 13 (6.77%) Retail
22 12 (6.25%) ERP
22 12 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
22 12 (6.25%) MS Excel
22 12 (6.25%) SAP HANA
23 11 (5.73%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
23 11 (5.73%) QlikView

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.60%) SAS
3 3 (1.56%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.52%) CMS
5 1 (0.52%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.17%) PowerPivot
3 4 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.13%) Cognos TM1
1 6 (3.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (2.08%) SAP ERP
2 4 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.56%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.56%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.04%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (1.04%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.04%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.52%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.52%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (29.17%) SAP BI
2 54 (28.13%) SAP BW
3 48 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (22.92%) Data Warehouse
5 43 (22.40%) SQL Server
5 43 (22.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (19.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (13.02%) BusinessObjects
8 22 (11.46%) Oracle BI EE
9 16 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 12 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (6.25%) SAP HANA
11 11 (5.73%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 11 (5.73%) QlikView
12 10 (5.21%) OLAP
13 9 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (4.69%) Relational Database
14 8 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Power View
16 5 (2.60%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.52%) Selenium
1 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (20.83%) Finance
2 13 (6.77%) Retail
3 8 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.13%) Banking
4 6 (3.13%) German Language
5 4 (2.08%) Advertising
6 3 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.56%) Marketing
7 2 (1.04%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.04%) French Language
7 2 (1.04%) Games
7 2 (1.04%) Automotive
8 1 (0.52%) Legal
8 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.52%) Billing
8 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.60%) MDX
2 4 (2.08%) .NET
3 2 (1.04%) CSS
3 2 (1.04%) HTML
4 1 (0.52%) XML
4 1 (0.52%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.65%) Data Extraction
2 6 (3.13%) FMCG
3 5 (2.60%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.08%) Data Conversion
4 4 (2.08%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.04%) AS400
5 2 (1.04%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.04%) iSeries
6 1 (0.52%) Open Source
6 1 (0.52%) User Experience
6 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.52%) NHS
6 1 (0.52%) Economics
6 1 (0.52%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (26.56%) ETL
3 23 (11.98%) Analytics
4 18 (9.38%) Kimball Methodology
4 18 (9.38%) Data Modelling
5 12 (6.25%) ERP
6 11 (5.73%) Migration
7 10 (5.21%) Data Analysis
7 10 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (4.69%) Dimensional Modelling
9 8 (4.17%) Data Migration
10 7 (3.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (3.65%) CRM
11 6 (3.13%) Data Transformation
11 6 (3.13%) Coaching
12 5 (2.60%) Mentoring
12 5 (2.60%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (2.60%) ITIL
12 5 (2.60%) Service Management
12 5 (2.60%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (25.52%) SQL
2 17 (8.85%) ABAP
3 13 (6.77%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (1.56%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.56%) C
6 2 (1.04%) C#
6 2 (1.04%) Java
6 2 (1.04%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.04%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.04%) VBA
6 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (3.13%) Degree
2 4 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.04%) CCA
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.52%) MCSE
4 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.52%) SLA
1 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.52%) QA
1 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 72 (37.50%) SAP
2 41 (21.35%) Oracle
3 32 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 31 (16.15%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.65%) Cognos
5 7 (3.65%) Tableau
6 6 (3.13%) Teradata
6 6 (3.13%) Informatica
7 4 (2.08%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.56%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (1.56%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (1.04%) Infor
10 1 (0.52%) Epicor
10 1 (0.52%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.52%) IBM
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £450 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago