Period
to 11 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £431 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 11 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 Consultant
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 95 95
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 2 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.14% 0.48% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.51% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Birmingham median daily rate £431 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.47% -10.53% +7.04%
10th Percentile £411 £400 £413
90th Percentile £447 £750 £558
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £438 £475
% change year-on-year -5.71% -7.89% +15.15%
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 1,365 1,575 1,399
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.13% 95.17% 96.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 945 1,114 874
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.13% - +7.38%
10th Percentile £185 £216 £225
90th Percentile £554 £525 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 47 54
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.17 £14.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.63% -5.08% -1.67%
10th Percentile £11.05 £8.39 £10.60
90th Percentile £43.38 £39.25 £27.63
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £17.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.45% +14.17% -9.64%

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 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau