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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Consultant
Rank 495 492 476
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 94 71 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 36 57
Average daily rate
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£430 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £380 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50442 47321 53607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.54% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30616 27723 29887
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1989 2134 2724
Average hourly rate £16.56 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.37% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +12 80 £450 - 26
London +4 41 £460 +0.82% 10
South East 0 11 £350 -6.66% 5
North West +2 7 £425 +1.79% 5
City of London +26 5 £430 -31.20% 2
East of England -28 5 £350 -12.60%
West Midlands -10 4 £250 -41.17% 1
Cheshire +3 3 £425 +10.38% 3
Manchester -1 3 £453 +0.55% 2
East Midlands -3 3 £450 - 1
Hampshire -6 3 £330 - 1
Surrey +1 2 £320 -14.66%
Scotland -26 2 £475 +58.33%
Southampton - 2 £325 -
Birmingham -6 1 - -
South West -35 1 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £350 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Glasgow - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Bracknell - - - - 1
Bradford - - - -
Cheltenham - - - - 1
Coventry - - - - 1
Derby - - - -
Stafford - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Warrington - - - - 2

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 196 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 74 (37.76%) SAP
3 63 (32.14%) SAP BI
4 56 (28.57%) SAP BW
5 50 (25.51%) Microsoft
6 47 (23.98%) SQL
7 46 (23.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 46 (23.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 45 (22.96%) ETL
9 43 (21.94%) Data Warehouse
10 41 (20.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 38 (19.39%) SQL Server
12 32 (16.33%) Oracle
13 30 (15.31%) Business Objects
13 30 (15.31%) Finance
14 26 (13.27%) MS Excel
15 23 (11.73%) ABAP
16 20 (10.20%) Cognos
16 20 (10.20%) Data Modelling
16 20 (10.20%) BusinessObjects
17 19 (9.69%) Telecoms
18 15 (7.65%) Kimball Methodology
18 15 (7.65%) Analytics
18 15 (7.65%) QlikView
19 14 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
19 14 (7.14%) ERP
20 13 (6.63%) Data Analysis
20 13 (6.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
20 13 (6.63%) Oracle BI EE
20 13 (6.63%) FMCG

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (5.61%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.04%) SAS
3 1 (0.51%) CMS
3 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.04%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (6.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 12 (6.12%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.53%) SAP CO
4 3 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.02%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.02%) SAP CRM
5 2 (1.02%) SAP FSCM
5 2 (1.02%) SAP BPC
5 2 (1.02%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.51%) SAP FI-CA
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.51%) Maximo
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.51%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (32.14%) SAP BI
2 56 (28.57%) SAP BW
3 46 (23.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (23.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (21.94%) Data Warehouse
5 41 (20.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (19.39%) SQL Server
7 20 (10.20%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (7.65%) QlikView
9 13 (6.63%) Oracle BI EE
10 12 (6.12%) SAP HANA
10 12 (6.12%) Relational Database
11 11 (5.61%) OLAP
12 9 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (4.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 7 (3.57%) Cognos Metric Studio
14 7 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
15 6 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (2.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.51%) Selenium
1 1 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (15.31%) Finance
2 19 (9.69%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.57%) Retail
3 7 (3.57%) German Language
4 6 (3.06%) Banking
4 6 (3.06%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.04%) Advertising
6 3 (1.53%) Dutch Language
6 3 (1.53%) French Language
6 3 (1.53%) Automotive
7 2 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.02%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Legal
8 1 (0.51%) Billing
8 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.04%) MDX
2 3 (1.53%) .NET
3 2 (1.02%) Web Services
3 2 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.51%) XML
4 1 (0.51%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.51%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.63%) FMCG
2 3 (1.53%) Data Integration
2 3 (1.53%) Digital Media
2 3 (1.53%) AS400
3 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.02%) Data Extraction
3 2 (1.02%) iSeries
3 2 (1.02%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.51%) Open Source
4 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.51%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.51%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.51%) Economics
4 1 (0.51%) PKI
4 1 (0.51%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.51%) UNIX
1 1 (0.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (22.96%) ETL
3 20 (10.20%) Data Modelling
4 15 (7.65%) Kimball Methodology
4 15 (7.65%) Analytics
5 14 (7.14%) ERP
5 14 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (6.63%) Data Analysis
7 9 (4.59%) CRM
7 9 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (4.08%) ITIL
8 8 (4.08%) Service Management
9 7 (3.57%) ITIL V3
9 7 (3.57%) Dimensional Modelling
10 6 (3.06%) Project Management
10 6 (3.06%) Migration
11 5 (2.55%) Validation
11 5 (2.55%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (2.55%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (1.53%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 47 (23.98%) SQL
2 23 (11.73%) ABAP
3 6 (3.06%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.02%) C
4 2 (1.02%) C#
4 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.51%) Java
5 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (3.06%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.53%) Degree
3 2 (1.02%) CCA
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.53%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 74 (37.76%) SAP
2 50 (25.51%) Microsoft
3 32 (16.33%) Oracle
4 30 (15.31%) Business Objects
5 20 (10.20%) Cognos
6 7 (3.57%) IBM
7 5 (2.55%) Infor
8 4 (2.04%) Tableau
8 4 (2.04%) Mercator
8 4 (2.04%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.53%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.53%) Jaspersoft
10 2 (1.02%) Teradata
10 2 (1.02%) Informatica
11 1 (0.51%) Epicor
11 1 (0.51%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.51%) Siebel
11 1 (0.51%) Unica
11 1 (0.51%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.51%) Adobe
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £1 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + Dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Posted: 27 days ago