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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Consultant
Rank 514 493 443
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 88 105 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 52 46
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £316 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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
51453 50379 44110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.31% 92.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31274 30773 25223
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2016 1989 2173
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.25% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -16 85 £450 +5.88% 37
London 0 48 £450 - 25
South East -26 9 £350 -17.64% 7
North West -19 8 £388 -13.88% 1
City of London +20 6 £453 +20.66% 9
West Midlands +2 5 £325 +8.33% 2
East of England +16 4 £475 +13.09%
Cheshire - 4 £388 -
Hertfordshire +4 3 £475 +13.09%
Hampshire -4 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -8 3 £350 -9.67% 4
High Wycombe - 3 £350 -
Midlands - 3 £375 -
West Yorkshire -13 2 - -
Manchester -13 2 - -
Yorkshire -24 2 - -
Coventry +1 1 - -
South West -1 1 - -
East Midlands -2 1 £400 -
South Wales -4 1 £600 -
Wales -5 1 £600 -
Southampton -9 1 - -
Berkshire -13 1 £550 +50.68% 1
Luton - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £350 -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
Derbyshire - 1 £400 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 67 (39.18%) SQL
3 61 (35.67%) SQL Server
4 56 (32.75%) Data Warehouse
4 56 (32.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (32.16%) ETL
6 53 (30.99%) SAP
7 52 (30.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 47 (27.49%) Microsoft
9 46 (26.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 40 (23.39%) SAP BW
11 38 (22.22%) SAP BI
12 34 (19.88%) Finance
13 29 (16.96%) Analytics
14 23 (13.45%) Data Modelling
14 23 (13.45%) MDX
15 22 (12.87%) Cognos
16 21 (12.28%) T-SQL
17 20 (11.70%) OLAP
17 20 (11.70%) Oracle
18 18 (10.53%) Tableau
19 17 (9.94%) SQL Server 2012
20 15 (8.77%) MS Excel
20 15 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
21 14 (8.19%) ABAP
22 13 (7.60%) Visualisation
22 13 (7.60%) Kimball Methodology
23 12 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
23 12 (7.02%) ERP
24 11 (6.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 7 (4.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.92%) NetWeaver
3 4 (2.34%) SAS
4 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.58%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 15 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.68%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (6.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (4.68%) SAP ERP
3 7 (4.09%) SAP SRM
4 4 (2.34%) SAP CO
4 4 (2.34%) SAP FI
4 4 (2.34%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (1.75%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (1.75%) ResourceLink
6 2 (1.17%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (1.17%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (1.17%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.58%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.58%) Agresso
7 1 (0.58%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.58%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.58%) Maximo
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.17%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (35.67%) SQL Server
2 56 (32.75%) Data Warehouse
2 56 (32.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (30.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (26.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 40 (23.39%) SAP BW
6 38 (22.22%) SAP BI
7 20 (11.70%) OLAP
8 17 (9.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (5.85%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (4.68%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (4.09%) QlikView
12 7 (4.09%) Oracle Database
13 6 (3.51%) Cognos Report Studio
13 6 (3.51%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Power View
13 6 (3.51%) OLAP Cube
13 6 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (3.51%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.92%) JIRA
3 1 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 34 (19.88%) Finance
2 8 (4.68%) Retail
3 6 (3.51%) Advertising
4 5 (2.92%) Marketing
5 4 (2.34%) Banking
5 4 (2.34%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.75%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.58%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.58%) French Language
7 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.58%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.45%) MDX
2 7 (4.09%) Web Services
2 7 (4.09%) XML
3 6 (3.51%) ODBC
3 6 (3.51%) OLE
4 4 (2.34%) SOAP
5 3 (1.75%) .NET
5 3 (1.75%) J2EE
6 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.58%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.60%) Visualisation
2 10 (5.85%) Data Integration
3 8 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.51%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (2.34%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.34%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.75%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.58%) Physics
7 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.58%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.58%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.58%) FMCG
7 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.17%) UNIX
1 2 (1.17%) Windows
1 2 (1.17%) Linux
2 1 (0.58%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (32.16%) ETL
3 29 (16.96%) Analytics
4 23 (13.45%) Data Modelling
5 15 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (7.60%) Kimball Methodology
7 12 (7.02%) ERP
8 10 (5.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (5.85%) Integration Testing
9 9 (5.26%) CRM
10 8 (4.68%) Data Analysis
11 7 (4.09%) Data Management
11 7 (4.09%) Project Management
12 6 (3.51%) Business Analysis
12 6 (3.51%) Dimensional Modelling
12 6 (3.51%) Data Protection
13 5 (2.92%) Validation
14 4 (2.34%) Waterfall
14 4 (2.34%) Master Data Management
14 4 (2.34%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (39.18%) SQL
2 21 (12.28%) T-SQL
3 14 (8.19%) ABAP
4 8 (4.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 6 (3.51%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.92%) Java
7 3 (1.75%) C
7 3 (1.75%) R
8 2 (1.17%) Python
8 2 (1.17%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.17%) C#
9 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (4.68%) SC Cleared
1 8 (4.68%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.51%) Degree
3 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.17%) MCSE
4 1 (0.58%) ISEB
4 1 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.75%) SLA
2 2 (1.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 53 (30.99%) SAP
2 47 (27.49%) Microsoft
3 22 (12.87%) Cognos
4 20 (11.70%) Oracle
5 18 (10.53%) Tableau
6 9 (5.26%) Business Objects
7 6 (3.51%) IBM
8 4 (2.34%) Jaspersoft
9 3 (1.75%) Teradata
10 2 (1.17%) Siebel
10 2 (1.17%) Adobe
11 1 (0.58%) EMC
11 1 (0.58%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.58%) CODA
11 1 (0.58%) Sage
11 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.58%) MKS
11 1 (0.58%) Talend
11 1 (0.58%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.58%) ServiceNow
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