The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 April 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 Consultant
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 162 194
Rank change year-on-year +11 +32  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 4 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Median daily rate £375 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £405 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £445 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +11.76% +9.67%  
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 3038 3310 5264
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.18% 94.87% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2313 2684 3966
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 £313 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 47 75
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +7.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £43.57 £32.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Business Intelligence Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

Business Intelligence Consultant
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 Consultant in the City of London.

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

Business Intelligence Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Consultant in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Consultant in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Business Intelligence Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (50.00%) Power BI
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (10.00%) ETL
7 1 (10.00%) SAS
7 1 (10.00%) OLAP
7 1 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

Business Intelligence Consultant 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Data Lake Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (50.00%) Power BI
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (20.00%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (10.00%) BODI
5 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (10.00%) Data Lake
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) OLAP
5 1 (10.00%) QlikView
5 1 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Birst
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau