The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Architect was £563 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 Architect
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 162 201
Rank change year-on-year -5 +39  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Architect 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.060% 0.090% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.094% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £563 £475 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% -20.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £455 £520
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £495 £612
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £528 £538
% change year-on-year -9.95% -1.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3166 3182 5507
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.42% 95.70% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2430 2585 4243
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 37 97
Median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.60% -3.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Business Intelligence Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Business Intelligence Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Architect in the City of London

Business Intelligence Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Architect in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Architect in the City of London

Business Intelligence Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Business Intelligence Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Business Intelligence Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) MDX
4 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) OLAP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (16.67%) MOLAP
5 1 (16.67%) OLTP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Scorecard
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)

Business Intelligence Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) MOLAP
4 1 (16.67%) OLTP
4 1 (16.67%) Power BI
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scorecard
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft