Period
to 21 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

BI Analyst
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 59 59
Rank change year-on-year +9 0 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 10 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.73% 0.89% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 0.93% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +2.94% -10.53%
10th Percentile £380 £414 £413
90th Percentile £475 £471 £438
East of England median daily rate £400 £438 £363
% change year-on-year -8.57% +20.69% -12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 539 647 637
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.41% 96.14% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 440 432
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £179 £268 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £600
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 17
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.58 £14.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.42% -63.13% +33.33%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.09 £12.80
90th Percentile £27.13 £22.38 £50.78
East of England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.43% -12.50% -

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in Bedfordshire

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in Bedfordshire

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +1 1 £375 -14.29%
Bedford - 1 - -
Dunstable - 1 - -
Business Intelligence Analyst
East of England

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, Business Intelligence Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (60.00%) Data Structures
5 5 (50.00%) Use Case
5 5 (50.00%) Data Flow Diagram
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (40.00%) Cognos
6 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (30.00%) CRM
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle
7 3 (30.00%) Data Reconciliation
7 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
8 2 (20.00%) Power BI
8 2 (20.00%) Change Management
9 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (10.00%) ETL
9 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
9 1 (10.00%) UML
9 1 (10.00%) MS Visio

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) Power BI
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (50.00%) Data Flow Diagram
4 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (50.00%) Use Case
5 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) CRM
6 3 (30.00%) Data Reconciliation
6 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Change Management
7 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
8 1 (10.00%) Analytics
8 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
8 1 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (10.00%) User Stories
8 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cognos
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau