Period
to 21 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 21 June 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 Consultant
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 85 96
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11 -
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.67% 0.16% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.17% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £461 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.86% +15.31% -
10th Percentile £406 £379 £375
90th Percentile £493 £553 £425
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £445 £436
% change year-on-year -4.49% +2.01% -8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 1,404 1,196 1,374
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.67% 95.60% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 798 917
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £213 £240 £209
90th Percentile £563 £519 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 34 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.38 £10.73
90th Percentile £42.50 £37.93 £39.88
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £17.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year -10.14% +11.29% -11.43%

Business Intelligence Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in Birmingham

Business Intelligence Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, Business Intelligence Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (60.00%) Analytics
2 6 (60.00%) Power BI
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (50.00%) Data Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (40.00%) MDX
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) LDAP
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (10.00%) SaaS
6 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (10.00%) Tableau
6 1 (10.00%) QlikView
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Analytics

Business Intelligence Consultant 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Power BI
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView
4 1 (10.00%) Semantic Layer
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) MDX
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau