Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £410 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 November 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 Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 536 552 496
Rank change year-on-year +16 -56 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 309 334 414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.36% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 244 288
England median daily rate £410 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £261
90th Percentile £513 £513 £538
UK median daily rate £405 £400 £405
% change year-on-year +1.25% -1.23% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 8
England median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £19.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +24.10% -3.30%
10th Percentile £19.44 £17.10 £16.63
90th Percentile £58.75 £24.70 £28.35
UK median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £19.34
% change year-on-year +12.50% +24.10% -3.30%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88968 93021 99725
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59275 61281 64512
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2638 3004 3828
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in England

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in England

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Analyst in England

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in England

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Business Intelligence Analyst in England

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 158 £450 +9.09% 13
South East -24 45 £350 -14.63% 9
Midlands +42 41 £360 +2.86% 5
West Midlands +54 32 £343 -10.16% 4
South West +15 24 £416 +28.08% 4
North of England +38 23 £325 -7.14% 6
North West +21 17 £338 -1.82% 1
East of England -14 16 £400 -5.88%
East Midlands +4 8 £375 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire +4 6 £294 -26.56% 5
Business Intelligence Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Business Intelligence Analyst 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 England region featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 309 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 170 (55.02%) SQL
3 108 (34.95%) Data Warehouse
4 92 (29.77%) SQL Server
5 89 (28.80%) Finance
6 74 (23.95%) ETL
7 71 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (22.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 66 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
10 61 (19.74%) Business Analysis
10 61 (19.74%) Data Modelling
11 60 (19.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 59 (19.09%) Microsoft Excel
13 56 (18.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 54 (17.48%) Data Analysis
15 51 (16.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 51 (16.50%) Tableau
16 50 (16.18%) Microsoft
17 49 (15.86%) Analytics
18 47 (15.21%) Visualisation
19 45 (14.56%) Power BI
20 44 (14.24%) BusinessObjects
21 29 (9.39%) Oracle
22 28 (9.06%) QlikView
23 27 (8.74%) SAP
24 26 (8.41%) T-SQL
25 25 (8.09%) Cognos
25 25 (8.09%) Management Information System
26 24 (7.77%) Data Management
27 23 (7.44%) Use Case

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 12 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.59%) SAS
3 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.65%) Confluence
3 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.32%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 59 (19.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (5.83%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (3.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.91%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.97%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.65%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.65%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.32%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 2 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.32%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.65%) FTP
2 1 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (34.95%) Data Warehouse
2 92 (29.77%) SQL Server
3 70 (22.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (19.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (16.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 45 (14.56%) Power BI
7 44 (14.24%) BusinessObjects
8 28 (9.06%) QlikView
9 17 (5.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 17 (5.50%) Relational Database
10 16 (5.18%) Big Data
11 14 (4.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 13 (4.21%) OLAP
13 12 (3.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 12 (3.88%) Hadoop
14 10 (3.24%) SAP BW
15 9 (2.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 8 (2.59%) MS Access
16 8 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
17 7 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (2.91%) JIRA
2 8 (2.59%) ERwin
2 8 (2.59%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.65%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.65%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.32%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.32%) MSTest
General
1 89 (28.80%) Finance
2 20 (6.47%) Marketing
3 19 (6.15%) Banking
4 15 (4.85%) Retail
5 12 (3.88%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.29%) Front Office
6 4 (1.29%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.97%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.65%) Automotive
8 2 (0.65%) Billing
8 2 (0.65%) French Language
8 2 (0.65%) Legal
8 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.32%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.21%) MDX
2 9 (2.91%) .NET
3 5 (1.62%) ODBC
4 4 (1.29%) JDBC
5 2 (0.65%) SAP MI
5 2 (0.65%) Web Services
5 2 (0.65%) XML
6 1 (0.32%) CSS
6 1 (0.32%) HTML
6 1 (0.32%) jQuery
6 1 (0.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 66 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.09%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.24%) Data Structures
3 10 (3.24%) NHS
4 4 (1.29%) FMCG
4 4 (1.29%) Reference Data
4 4 (1.29%) Wiki
5 3 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 3 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (0.97%) Reinsurance
6 2 (0.65%) Fintech
6 2 (0.65%) User Experience
7 1 (0.32%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.32%) New Media
7 1 (0.32%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 74 (23.95%) ETL
3 71 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (19.74%) Business Analysis
4 61 (19.74%) Data Modelling
5 56 (18.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 54 (17.48%) Data Analysis
7 49 (15.86%) Analytics
8 47 (15.21%) Visualisation
9 24 (7.77%) Data Management
10 23 (7.44%) Use Case
11 21 (6.80%) Data Visualisation
12 14 (4.53%) CRM
13 13 (4.21%) Scrum
14 12 (3.88%) Project Management
15 11 (3.56%) Business Analytics
15 11 (3.56%) Migration
15 11 (3.56%) Translating Business Requirements
15 11 (3.56%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (3.24%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 170 (55.02%) SQL
2 26 (8.41%) T-SQL
3 18 (5.83%) VBA
4 12 (3.88%) R
5 11 (3.56%) C#
6 7 (2.27%) Python
7 6 (1.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 6 (1.94%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.94%) VB
8 5 (1.62%) C
9 3 (0.97%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.97%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.32%) Java
10 1 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (5.83%) Degree
2 11 (3.56%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.59%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.27%) ISEB
5 3 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.65%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.32%) IIBA
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.44%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.91%) GDPR
3 6 (1.94%) QA
4 5 (1.62%) Solvency II
5 4 (1.29%) PMO
6 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.32%) GCP
6 1 (0.32%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.32%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Puppet
1 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (16.50%) Tableau
2 50 (16.18%) Microsoft
3 29 (9.39%) Oracle
4 27 (8.74%) SAP
5 25 (8.09%) Cognos
6 10 (3.24%) Jaspersoft
6 10 (3.24%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.62%) Alteryx
8 5 (1.62%) BMC
8 5 (1.62%) Remedy
9 4 (1.29%) Hyperion
9 4 (1.29%) Informatica
9 4 (1.29%) Teradata
9 4 (1.29%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.97%) IBM
10 3 (0.97%) Netezza
11 2 (0.65%) Google
11 2 (0.65%) HP
11 2 (0.65%) JD Edwards