Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 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 Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 742 725 710
Rank change year-on-year -17 -15 -46
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 113 146 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 94 101
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £363 £338 £325
90th Percentile £619 £609 £538
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £105.00
UK median hourly rate - - £105.00

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 89873 92200 98570
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.76% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59900 60696 63752
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 £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2662 2972 3818
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.03 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +0.17% +9.09%

Business Intelligence Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in England

Business Intelligence Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in England

Business Intelligence Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Consultant in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Consultant in England

Business Intelligence Consultant
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 Consultant in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in England

Business Intelligence Consultant
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 Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 21 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 -6 69 £500 +5.26% 8
South East -13 16 £469 +4.17% 3
North of England +52 13 £419 -6.94% 3
North West +24 10 £419 -7.46% 3
Midlands 0 8 £613 +22.50% 3
West Midlands +19 6 £613 +29.63% 3
East of England -8 4 £488 +21.88%
East Midlands -17 2 £613 +22.50%
North East - 2 £600 -
Yorkshire +19 1 £350 -22.22%
Business Intelligence Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 England region featuring Business Intelligence Consultant in the job title.

1 113 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (37.17%) SQL
3 34 (30.09%) SQL Server
4 32 (28.32%) Power BI
5 31 (27.43%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (27.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (25.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (23.89%) Microsoft
8 23 (20.35%) SAP
8 23 (20.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (17.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 18 (15.93%) Finance
12 17 (15.04%) ETL
12 17 (15.04%) Analytics
13 15 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (11.50%) SAP BW
14 13 (11.50%) Data Modelling
14 13 (11.50%) Oracle
15 12 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (9.73%) Dashboard Development
16 11 (9.73%) Tableau
17 10 (8.85%) SAP HANA
17 10 (8.85%) Big Data
17 10 (8.85%) Data Lake
17 10 (8.85%) T-SQL
17 10 (8.85%) Oracle BI EE
17 10 (8.85%) Data Integration
17 10 (8.85%) Migration
17 10 (8.85%) Data Strategy

Business Intelligence Consultant 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 5 (4.42%) Apache Spark
1 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.54%) Apache
3 3 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.88%) SAS
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.65%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.65%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.77%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.88%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.88%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.77%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (1.77%) Office 365
4 2 (1.77%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.88%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.88%) IaaS
5 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.09%) SQL Server
2 32 (28.32%) Power BI
3 31 (27.43%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (27.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (25.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (20.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (17.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 13 (11.50%) SAP BW
8 10 (8.85%) Big Data
8 10 (8.85%) Data Lake
8 10 (8.85%) Oracle BI EE
8 10 (8.85%) SAP HANA
9 8 (7.08%) BigQuery
9 8 (7.08%) PowerPivot
9 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (5.31%) QlikView
10 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (4.42%) Data Mining
11 5 (4.42%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (15.93%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Banking
3 4 (3.54%) Marketing
4 3 (2.65%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.96%) MDX
2 2 (1.77%) RESTful
2 2 (1.77%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (1.77%) XML
3 1 (0.88%) COM
3 1 (0.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.88%) Spring
3 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.77%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.77%) NHS
3 2 (1.77%) User Experience
4 1 (0.88%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (15.04%) Analytics
2 17 (15.04%) ETL
3 15 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (11.50%) Data Modelling
5 11 (9.73%) Dashboard Development
6 10 (8.85%) Data Integration
6 10 (8.85%) Data Strategy
6 10 (8.85%) Migration
7 9 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.19%) Business Analytics
8 7 (6.19%) Data Analysis
9 6 (5.31%) CRM
9 6 (5.31%) Data Migration
10 5 (4.42%) Data Management
10 5 (4.42%) Dimensional Modelling
10 5 (4.42%) Visualisation
11 4 (3.54%) Coaching
11 4 (3.54%) Open Source
11 4 (3.54%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (37.17%) SQL
2 10 (8.85%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 4 (3.54%) Python
5 3 (2.65%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.77%) ABAP
6 2 (1.77%) Java
6 2 (1.77%) R
6 2 (1.77%) VBA
7 1 (0.88%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) Degree
3 1 (0.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.88%) GCP
2 1 (0.88%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 27 (23.89%) Microsoft
2 23 (20.35%) SAP
3 13 (11.50%) Oracle
4 11 (9.73%) Tableau
5 8 (7.08%) Google
6 3 (2.65%) Cognos
6 3 (2.65%) Splunk
7 2 (1.77%) Birst
7 2 (1.77%) Informatica
8 1 (0.88%) IBM
8 1 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.88%) SnapLogic
8 1 (0.88%) TIBCO