Period
to 16 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 16 December 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 91 93
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 8 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.57% 0.74% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.78% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £495 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.24% +48.87% -16.88%
10th Percentile £322 £367 £305
90th Percentile £425 £538 £370
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £365 £388
% change year-on-year +9.59% -5.81% +43.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £27.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 1,354 1,536 1,387
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.16% 95.17% 95.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 1,086 857
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £185 £216 £225
90th Percentile £550 £525 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 48 56
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.17 £13.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.85% -5.17% -3.33%
10th Percentile £11.05 £8.39 £10.30
90th Percentile £43.38 £39.13 £26.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.43% +16.67% -11.76%

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in Birmingham

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Birmingham region featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) Tableau
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Alteryx
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (25.00%) Power BI
4 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (12.50%) Python

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Power BI
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Measurement
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Tableau
2 2 (25.00%) Alteryx
3 1 (12.50%) Birst