The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Consultant
Rank 478 424 510
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +86
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 109 120 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.27% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 46 35
Average daily rate £425 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -85 102 £425 -5.55% 28
London -22 47 £446 -0.83% 14
South East -10 19 £425 -10.52% 3
South West - 16 £400 - 3
Bristol - 14 - - 1
North West -15 11 £450 -10.00% 4
Berkshire -2 10 £458 +30.71% 1
Hampshire +10 8 £425 - 1
Manchester -8 8 £450 - 2
City of London -22 7 £375 -13.29% 4
Reading -2 3 £340 -2.85%
East Midlands -7 2 - - 1
West Midlands -18 2 £300 - 1
West Yorkshire -22 2 £350 -4.10%
Yorkshire -24 2 £350 -4.10%
East of England -28 2 £420 +5.00% 2
Wiltshire - 2 £400 -
Swindon - 2 £400 -
Hertfordshire -8 1 £420 -
Scotland -9 1 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -10 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -22 1 £388 -18.42%
Stirling - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £300 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Crewe - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 2
Leeds - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 230 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 82 (35.65%) SAP
3 69 (30.00%) SAP BI
4 66 (28.70%) SQL
5 62 (26.96%) Oracle
6 58 (25.22%) ETL
7 57 (24.78%) Data Warehouse
8 56 (24.35%) SAP BW
9 49 (21.30%) Microsoft
10 47 (20.43%) Data Modelling
10 47 (20.43%) SQL Server
11 43 (18.70%) Business Objects
12 42 (18.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 41 (17.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 37 (16.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 32 (13.91%) Cognos
16 31 (13.48%) MS Excel
17 30 (13.04%) Finance
17 30 (13.04%) Oracle BI EE
18 25 (10.87%) BusinessObjects
19 23 (10.00%) Analytics
20 19 (8.26%) Informatica
20 19 (8.26%) ABAP
21 18 (7.83%) Telecoms
22 17 (7.39%) CRM
23 16 (6.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
24 15 (6.52%) OLAP
25 14 (6.09%) IBM
25 14 (6.09%) ERP
25 14 (6.09%) SharePoint

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (6.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.74%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.30%) SAS
4 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.61%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.30%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.43%) MS Office
4 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (6.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (4.35%) Cognos TM1
3 8 (3.48%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (2.61%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (2.61%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (2.61%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (1.74%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.74%) SAP BPC
5 4 (1.74%) Magento
6 3 (1.30%) SAP FSCM
6 3 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.30%) SAP ERP
6 3 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.43%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.43%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.43%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.43%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.74%) LDAP
2 1 (0.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (30.00%) SAP BI
2 57 (24.78%) Data Warehouse
3 56 (24.35%) SAP BW
4 47 (20.43%) SQL Server
5 42 (18.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (17.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (16.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 30 (13.04%) Oracle BI EE
9 25 (10.87%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (6.52%) OLAP
11 13 (5.65%) Oracle Database
12 12 (5.22%) SAP HANA
12 12 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (4.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 11 (4.78%) Essbase
13 11 (4.78%) Oracle ODI
14 10 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
14 10 (4.35%) QlikView
15 8 (3.48%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (3.48%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.43%) Toad
2 1 (0.43%) ERwin
General
1 30 (13.04%) Finance
2 18 (7.83%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.91%) Retail
4 8 (3.48%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.74%) Banking
5 4 (1.74%) Marketing
6 3 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.87%) Advertising
7 2 (0.87%) Billing
7 2 (0.87%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.87%) French Language
7 2 (0.87%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) German Language
8 1 (0.43%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.09%) MDX
2 5 (2.17%) .NET
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.87%) Web Services
5 1 (0.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.43%) HTML
5 1 (0.43%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.09%) FMCG
2 9 (3.91%) Data Integration
3 7 (3.04%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.04%) NHS
4 6 (2.61%) Data Conversion
5 5 (2.17%) Economics
6 3 (1.30%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.43%) iSeries
7 1 (0.43%) Open Source
7 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.43%) PKI
7 1 (0.43%) AS400
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.48%) Windows
2 4 (1.74%) VMS
2 4 (1.74%) UNIX
2 4 (1.74%) Linux
2 4 (1.74%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (25.22%) ETL
3 47 (20.43%) Data Modelling
4 23 (10.00%) Analytics
5 17 (7.39%) CRM
6 14 (6.09%) ERP
6 14 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (5.65%) Project Management
7 13 (5.65%) ITIL
8 12 (5.22%) PRINCE2
8 12 (5.22%) Data Management
8 12 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
9 10 (4.35%) Data Architecture
10 9 (3.91%) Data Analysis
10 9 (3.91%) Master Data Management
11 8 (3.48%) Service Management
11 8 (3.48%) Data Cleansing
11 8 (3.48%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (3.04%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 66 (28.70%) SQL
2 19 (8.26%) ABAP
3 9 (3.91%) T-SQL
4 6 (2.61%) PL/SQL
4 6 (2.61%) C#
4 6 (2.61%) Java
5 5 (2.17%) VB
6 4 (1.74%) PHP
7 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (4.35%) Degree
2 9 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.87%) SAP Certification
3 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.30%) Basel III
2 2 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 82 (35.65%) SAP
2 62 (26.96%) Oracle
3 49 (21.30%) Microsoft
4 43 (18.70%) Business Objects
5 32 (13.91%) Cognos
6 19 (8.26%) Informatica
7 14 (6.09%) IBM
8 5 (2.17%) Hyperion
8 5 (2.17%) Mercator
9 4 (1.74%) Teradata
9 4 (1.74%) JD Edwards
9 4 (1.74%) JBoss
9 4 (1.74%) Siebel
9 4 (1.74%) Tableau
10 3 (1.30%) Infor
11 2 (0.87%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.87%) Adobe
11 2 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.87%) Unica
12 1 (0.43%) Greenplum
Cirencester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €500 - €800 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago