The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £396 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BI Analyst
UK / England
Rank 464 447 409
Rank change year-on-year -17 -38  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 110 167 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.36% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 108 124
Median daily rate £396 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £393
% change year-on-year +4.28% -10.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% -61.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year -17.85% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39117 46709 45844
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.82% 95.22% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25478 30619 28162
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1362 1457 1852
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 51 £413 +3.12% 20
South East +26 24 £400 -6.97% 9
West Midlands +12 9 £365 +62.22% 4
Yorkshire +6 7 £359 +10.38% 3
East of England 0 7 £295 -15.71% 2
South West -5 6 £300 -28.57% 4
North West +27 5 £350 +7.69% 7
East Midlands -2 3 £321 -19.68% 2
Business Intelligence Analyst
UK

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 263 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 128 (48.67%) SQL
3 90 (34.22%) Data Warehouse
4 81 (30.80%) Finance
5 62 (23.57%) SQL Server
6 56 (21.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 55 (20.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 54 (20.53%) Data Analysis
9 51 (19.39%) Data Modelling
9 51 (19.39%) ETL
10 47 (17.87%) BusinessObjects
11 44 (16.73%) QlikView
12 43 (16.35%) Microsoft
12 43 (16.35%) MS Excel
13 42 (15.97%) Analytics
14 40 (15.21%) Tableau
15 39 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
16 36 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
17 34 (12.93%) SAP
17 34 (12.93%) Power BI
18 31 (11.79%) Oracle
18 31 (11.79%) Business Analysis
18 31 (11.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 30 (11.41%) T-SQL
20 27 (10.27%) Retail
21 25 (9.51%) Data Quality
22 23 (8.75%) Management Information System
23 22 (8.37%) Migration
24 20 (7.60%) Project Management
25 19 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 13 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.04%) SAS
3 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.38%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 43 (16.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) MS Office
4 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (3.80%) SAP BPC
2 9 (3.42%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (1.52%) SAP PS
4 3 (1.14%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.76%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.38%) Misys Equation
6 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (34.22%) Data Warehouse
2 62 (23.57%) SQL Server
3 56 (21.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (20.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (17.87%) BusinessObjects
6 44 (16.73%) QlikView
7 34 (12.93%) Power BI
8 31 (11.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (6.84%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 17 (6.46%) SAP BW
11 16 (6.08%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (4.18%) Oracle Database
13 9 (3.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 9 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (3.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 7 (2.66%) PowerPivot
16 6 (2.28%) Big Data
16 6 (2.28%) MS Access
17 5 (1.90%) MySQL
17 5 (1.90%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.90%) JIRA
3 4 (1.52%) Toad
4 3 (1.14%) ERwin
5 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.38%) git-flow
5 1 (0.38%) MSTest
5 1 (0.38%) Selenium
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 81 (30.80%) Finance
2 27 (10.27%) Retail
3 13 (4.94%) Marketing
4 10 (3.80%) Banking
5 4 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.14%) Advertising
6 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.76%) Front Office
7 2 (0.76%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.38%) Automotive
8 1 (0.38%) Billing
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Games
8 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.66%) MDX
2 5 (1.90%) .NET
3 3 (1.14%) D3.js
3 3 (1.14%) SAP CO-PA
3 3 (1.14%) XML
4 2 (0.76%) WF
5 1 (0.38%) CSS
5 1 (0.38%) HTML
5 1 (0.38%) JSON
5 1 (0.38%) SAP MI
5 1 (0.38%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.38%) Spring
5 1 (0.38%) Velocity
5 1 (0.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.75%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.84%) NHS
4 5 (1.90%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.52%) Reinsurance
6 3 (1.14%) Life Science
7 2 (0.76%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.76%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.76%) Social Media
8 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.38%) FMCG
8 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.76%) Unix
2 1 (0.38%) Linux
2 1 (0.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (20.53%) Data Analysis
3 51 (19.39%) Data Modelling
3 51 (19.39%) ETL
4 42 (15.97%) Analytics
5 36 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (11.79%) Business Analysis
7 22 (8.37%) Migration
8 20 (7.60%) Project Management
9 19 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (7.22%) Visualisation
10 17 (6.46%) Data Migration
11 16 (6.08%) CRM
12 14 (5.32%) Data Visualisation
12 14 (5.32%) ERP
12 14 (5.32%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (4.94%) Dimensional Modelling
14 12 (4.56%) Data Management
15 11 (4.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 9 (3.42%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 128 (48.67%) SQL
2 30 (11.41%) T-SQL
3 17 (6.46%) VBA
4 10 (3.80%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.90%) VB
6 4 (1.52%) C
6 4 (1.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (1.52%) R
7 3 (1.14%) C#
8 2 (0.76%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.38%) ABAP
9 1 (0.38%) Java
9 1 (0.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (6.46%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.08%) Degree
3 8 (3.04%) BC Cleared
4 5 (1.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.14%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.76%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.76%) MCITP
6 2 (0.76%) MCPD
6 2 (0.76%) MCSA
6 2 (0.76%) MCSD
6 2 (0.76%) MCSE
6 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) ISEB
7 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.38%) PMP
7 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.51%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.42%) QA
2 9 (3.42%) Solvency II
3 3 (1.14%) PMO
4 1 (0.38%) HL7
4 1 (0.38%) IFRS
4 1 (0.38%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.14%) Kibana
2 1 (0.38%) Ansible
2 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 40 (15.21%) Tableau
3 34 (12.93%) SAP
4 31 (11.79%) Oracle
5 11 (4.18%) MicroStrategy
6 8 (3.04%) Cognos
7 4 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.14%) Teradata
9 2 (0.76%) Ab Initio
9 2 (0.76%) Google
10 1 (0.38%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.38%) Apple
10 1 (0.38%) Brio
10 1 (0.38%) Callidus
10 1 (0.38%) Coremetrics
10 1 (0.38%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.38%) Informatica
10 1 (0.38%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.38%) Misys
10 1 (0.38%) Omniture
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £250 per day 6 months
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service
Rate: From £33,437 to £35,444 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 12 month Fixed Term Contract
Posted: 5 days ago