Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 January 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 Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 528 541 528
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 314 286 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.34% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 226 238
England median daily rate £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £271 £250
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
UK median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 4
England median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% +14.29% +5.00%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +45.83% +14.29% +5.00%

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 86,123 84,539 94,129
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 94.77% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 57,769 55,671 60,919
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,512 2,900 3,587
England median hourly rate £18.44 £18.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.34% - +12.12%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £46.75
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018. 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 -14 179 £436 +2.59% 49
South East -11 41 £368 -7.94% 11
Midlands +19 32 £368 -1.01% 14
West Midlands +30 26 £380 -1.94% 10
South West +15 25 £423 +6.56% 11
North of England +20 20 £325 -13.33% 10
East of England -11 16 £388 -8.82% 8
Yorkshire -6 10 £275 -31.25% 2
North West +4 8 £325 -2.99% 7
East Midlands 0 6 £363 +21.85% 4
North East +44 1 £400 +33.33% 1
Business Intelligence Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 314 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 182 (57.96%) SQL
3 116 (36.94%) Data Warehouse
4 102 (32.48%) SQL Server
5 90 (28.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 84 (26.75%) ETL
7 83 (26.43%) Finance
8 77 (24.52%) Analytics
9 73 (23.25%) Data Modelling
10 72 (22.93%) Tableau
11 70 (22.29%) Analytical Skills
12 68 (21.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 67 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
14 65 (20.70%) Power BI
15 63 (20.06%) Microsoft
16 61 (19.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 61 (19.43%) Visualisation
17 58 (18.47%) Data Analysis
18 56 (17.83%) Microsoft Excel
19 54 (17.20%) BusinessObjects
20 50 (15.92%) Business Analysis
21 49 (15.61%) Stakeholder Management
22 43 (13.69%) QlikView
23 40 (12.74%) SAP
24 34 (10.83%) Data Management
25 32 (10.19%) Oracle
25 32 (10.19%) Cognos
26 30 (9.55%) Data Quality
27 22 (7.01%) T-SQL
27 22 (7.01%) Data Visualisation

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 14 (4.46%) SAS
2 13 (4.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.27%) Confluence
4 2 (0.64%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.32%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 56 (17.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.64%) SPSS
6 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 8 (2.55%) Markit EDM
2 6 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (1.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.96%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.64%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.64%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.32%) SAP SEM
7 1 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.96%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.64%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.32%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.64%) FTP
2 1 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (36.94%) Data Warehouse
2 102 (32.48%) SQL Server
3 90 (28.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (21.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 65 (20.70%) Power BI
6 61 (19.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 54 (17.20%) BusinessObjects
8 43 (13.69%) QlikView
9 20 (6.37%) Big Data
10 17 (5.41%) Pentaho
10 17 (5.41%) Relational Database
11 15 (4.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 14 (4.46%) OLAP
12 14 (4.46%) Oracle BI EE
13 13 (4.14%) Hadoop
13 13 (4.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 12 (3.82%) Data Mining
15 11 (3.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 11 (3.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 11 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (3.50%) JIRA
2 5 (1.59%) ERwin
3 2 (0.64%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.32%) MSTest
4 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 83 (26.43%) Finance
2 21 (6.69%) Marketing
3 19 (6.05%) Banking
4 14 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.14%) Retail
6 8 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.59%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.64%) Billing
8 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.64%) French Language
8 2 (0.64%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.64%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Automotive
9 1 (0.32%) Back Office
9 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.32%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.41%) MDX
2 5 (1.59%) .NET
3 4 (1.27%) JDBC
3 4 (1.27%) ODBC
4 3 (0.96%) XML
5 2 (0.64%) HTML
5 2 (0.64%) Web Services
6 1 (0.32%) CSS
6 1 (0.32%) jQuery
6 1 (0.32%) JSON
6 1 (0.32%) OLE
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.32%) RESTful
6 1 (0.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (22.29%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.37%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.41%) Data Structures
4 11 (3.50%) NHS
5 10 (3.18%) User Experience
6 9 (2.87%) FMCG
6 9 (2.87%) Reference Data
7 7 (2.23%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.27%) Reinsurance
8 4 (1.27%) Wiki
9 2 (0.64%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.64%) Fintech
10 1 (0.32%) Clustering
10 1 (0.32%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.32%) New Media
10 1 (0.32%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.64%) Linux
2 1 (0.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 84 (26.75%) ETL
3 77 (24.52%) Analytics
4 73 (23.25%) Data Modelling
5 67 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (19.43%) Visualisation
7 58 (18.47%) Data Analysis
8 50 (15.92%) Business Analysis
9 49 (15.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 34 (10.83%) Data Management
11 22 (7.01%) Data Visualisation
12 19 (6.05%) Data Analytics
13 18 (5.73%) Use Case
14 16 (5.10%) Change Management
14 16 (5.10%) ITIL
15 15 (4.78%) Data Governance
15 15 (4.78%) Scrum
16 14 (4.46%) Business Analytics
16 14 (4.46%) Data Mapping
16 14 (4.46%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 182 (57.96%) SQL
2 22 (7.01%) T-SQL
3 19 (6.05%) VBA
4 13 (4.14%) C#
4 13 (4.14%) PL/SQL
5 11 (3.50%) R
6 10 (3.18%) Python
7 9 (2.87%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.23%) VB
9 5 (1.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (1.27%) C
11 3 (0.96%) Java
12 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.32%) Perl
12 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (4.46%) Degree
2 10 (3.18%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.96%) ISEB
5 2 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.64%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) IIBA
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.55%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.23%) GDPR
3 6 (1.91%) QA
4 3 (0.96%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.64%) PMO
6 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.32%) IFRS
6 1 (0.32%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.32%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.32%) Puppet
1 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 72 (22.93%) Tableau
2 63 (20.06%) Microsoft
3 40 (12.74%) SAP
4 32 (10.19%) Cognos
4 32 (10.19%) Oracle
5 18 (5.73%) MicroStrategy
6 10 (3.18%) Informatica
6 10 (3.18%) Jaspersoft
7 8 (2.55%) IBM
8 5 (1.59%) BMC
8 5 (1.59%) MuleSoft
8 5 (1.59%) Remedy
8 5 (1.59%) Talend
9 4 (1.27%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.96%) Adobe
10 3 (0.96%) Capita
10 3 (0.96%) HP
10 3 (0.96%) Netezza
11 2 (0.64%) Google
11 2 (0.64%) Teradata