The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £460 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BI Consultant
UK / England
Rank 527 561 498
Rank change year-on-year +34 -63  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 58 54 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 55
Median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £358 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -1.11% +5.88%  
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 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 39636 46701 45542
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.21% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25783 30610 27944
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 1372 1458 1840
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +4.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £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 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Business Intelligence Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 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 +48 31 £475 +4.10% 9
South East +19 10 £400 -11.11% 1
North West +19 4 £388 -22.50% 1
West Midlands - 4 £445 - 1
Yorkshire +15 2 £525 +5.00%
East of England -1 2 £275 -32.30% 1
East Midlands -6 2 £550 +50.68% 1
South West 0 1 £475 +31.03%
Business Intelligence Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 126 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 41 (32.54%) SQL
4 33 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (25.40%) Microsoft
6 31 (24.60%) SQL Server
7 30 (23.81%) SAP
8 29 (23.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (23.02%) Power BI
9 28 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 26 (20.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 22 (17.46%) ETL
12 21 (16.67%) Tableau
13 20 (15.87%) Analytics
14 19 (15.08%) SAP BW
15 18 (14.29%) Oracle
15 18 (14.29%) QlikView
16 17 (13.49%) SAP HANA
17 16 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (11.90%) Business Analysis
19 14 (11.11%) Visualisation
19 14 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
20 13 (10.32%) T-SQL
20 13 (10.32%) MS Excel
21 12 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
22 11 (8.73%) SQL Server 2012
22 11 (8.73%) SQL Server 2016
23 10 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
23 10 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
23 10 (7.94%) Finance

Business Intelligence Consultant 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 7 (5.56%) SAS
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.17%) MS Office
3 2 (1.59%) SPSS
4 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.97%) Primavera
3 3 (2.38%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.59%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.59%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.79%) SAP AFS
5 1 (0.79%) SAP CAR
5 1 (0.79%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.79%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.17%) Data Lake Analytics
3 3 (2.38%) Boomi
3 3 (2.38%) IaaS
3 3 (2.38%) PaaS
4 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (24.60%) SQL Server
4 29 (23.02%) Power BI
4 29 (23.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 26 (20.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (15.08%) SAP BW
8 18 (14.29%) QlikView
9 17 (13.49%) SAP HANA
10 12 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (8.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (8.73%) SQL Server 2016
12 9 (7.14%) Qlik Sense
13 8 (6.35%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (6.35%) Big Data
14 6 (4.76%) OLAP
14 6 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (7.94%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Banking
2 6 (4.76%) Retail
3 4 (3.17%) Front Office
3 4 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.59%) Legal
4 2 (1.59%) Marketing
4 2 (1.59%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) German Language
5 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.56%) .NET
2 5 (3.97%) MDX
3 1 (0.79%) Apache Avro
3 1 (0.79%) Apache Thrift
3 1 (0.79%) Middleware
3 1 (0.79%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (3.97%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.38%) FMCG
2 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.59%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.79%) Replication
4 1 (0.79%) Social Network
4 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.59%) Unix
2 1 (0.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (17.46%) ETL
3 20 (15.87%) Analytics
4 16 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (11.90%) Business Analysis
6 14 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
6 14 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 10 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
9 8 (6.35%) Data Analytics
9 8 (6.35%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.56%) Data Analysis
10 7 (5.56%) Data Management
10 7 (5.56%) Migration
11 6 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (3.97%) Data Extraction
12 5 (3.97%) Portfolio Management
13 4 (3.17%) Scrum
13 4 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (3.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 41 (32.54%) SQL
2 13 (10.32%) T-SQL
3 10 (7.94%) ABAP
4 6 (4.76%) C#
5 5 (3.97%) VBA
6 4 (3.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (3.17%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.59%) Java
8 2 (1.59%) R
9 1 (0.79%) C++
9 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.79%) Python
9 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.79%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (3.97%) Degree
1 5 (3.97%) SC Cleared
1 5 (3.97%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.79%) MCSE
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) Basel II
2 2 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 30 (23.81%) SAP
3 21 (16.67%) Tableau
4 18 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (2.38%) Dell
5 3 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (2.38%) Teradata
5 3 (2.38%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.38%) VMware
6 2 (1.59%) Cognos
6 2 (1.59%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.59%) Talend
7 1 (0.79%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.79%) Birst
7 1 (0.79%) Google
7 1 (0.79%) Informatica
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