Period
to 21 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 May 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 Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 731 707 736
Rank change year-on-year -24 +29 -75
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 127 101 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 63 68
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £375 £300 £343
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 87,276 79,046 92,529
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.90% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 57,805 51,607 60,750
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £620 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,734 2,665 2,892
England median hourly rate £18.51 £18.96 £19.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.40% -2.72% +11.37%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.40 £48.75 £47.90
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% -6.50% +14.29%

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 May 2018.

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 May 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 -61 63 £460 -3.16% 20
Midlands +7 21 £425 -10.53% 4
West Midlands -10 17 £425 -4.49% 3
North of England -17 14 £450 - 1
South East -28 13 £500 +25.00% 4
North West -15 12 £450 +16.13%
South West +8 8 £425 -10.53% 2
East of England +7 5 £450 +63.64% 1
East Midlands -2 4 £600 +9.09% 1
Yorkshire -16 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £500 -
Business Intelligence Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, Business Intelligence Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring Business Intelligence Consultant in the job title.

1 127 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (43.31%) Power BI
3 41 (32.28%) SQL
4 39 (30.71%) SQL Server
5 34 (26.77%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (26.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (25.98%) Microsoft
7 30 (23.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (21.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 26 (20.47%) Analytics
10 24 (18.90%) Microsoft Azure
11 22 (17.32%) Finance
12 17 (13.39%) Oracle
12 17 (13.39%) Tableau
13 15 (11.81%) Visualisation
13 15 (11.81%) SAP
14 13 (10.24%) Oracle BI EE
15 12 (9.45%) Data Visualisation
15 12 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (9.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 12 (9.45%) T-SQL
15 12 (9.45%) ETL
16 11 (8.66%) Data Modelling
16 11 (8.66%) OLAP
16 11 (8.66%) R
16 11 (8.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 10 (7.87%) Data Analytics
17 10 (7.87%) SQL Server 2016
17 10 (7.87%) Dashboard Development
17 10 (7.87%) SAP BW

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 6 (4.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.79%) Apache
2 1 (0.79%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.79%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.79%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.15%) SaaS
3 3 (2.36%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.57%) PaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.79%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) FTP
1 1 (0.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (43.31%) Power BI
2 39 (30.71%) SQL Server
3 34 (26.77%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (26.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (23.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 27 (21.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (10.24%) Oracle BI EE
7 12 (9.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 11 (8.66%) OLAP
9 10 (7.87%) SAP BW
9 10 (7.87%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (7.09%) Big Data
11 7 (5.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (5.51%) QlikView
12 6 (4.72%) Data Lake
12 6 (4.72%) Hadoop
12 6 (4.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (3.94%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (17.32%) Finance
2 7 (5.51%) Retail
3 6 (4.72%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.15%) Banking
5 2 (1.57%) Marketing
6 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.79%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Law
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Publishing
6 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.09%) MDX
2 3 (2.36%) .NET
3 2 (1.57%) CSS
3 2 (1.57%) HTML
3 2 (1.57%) XML
4 1 (0.79%) LDAP
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.36%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.57%) Replication
5 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.79%) FMCG
5 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.36%) Unix
2 2 (1.57%) Windows
2 2 (1.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (20.47%) Analytics
3 15 (11.81%) Visualisation
4 12 (9.45%) Data Visualisation
4 12 (9.45%) ETL
5 11 (8.66%) Data Modelling
6 10 (7.87%) Dashboard Development
6 10 (7.87%) Data Analytics
6 10 (7.87%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (5.51%) Migration
8 6 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (4.72%) Data Analysis
8 6 (4.72%) ERP
9 5 (3.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.15%) Presales
10 4 (3.15%) Scorecard
11 3 (2.36%) Balanced Scorecard
11 3 (2.36%) Business Analytics
11 3 (2.36%) Data Migration
11 3 (2.36%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 41 (32.28%) SQL
2 12 (9.45%) T-SQL
3 11 (8.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 11 (8.66%) R
4 8 (6.30%) Python
5 5 (3.94%) C#
6 4 (3.15%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.36%) ABAP
8 2 (1.57%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.79%) F#
9 1 (0.79%) Java
9 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (7.09%) SC Cleared
1 9 (7.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) MCSA
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.79%) GDPR
2 1 (0.79%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 33 (25.98%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.39%) Oracle
2 17 (13.39%) Tableau
3 15 (11.81%) SAP
4 6 (4.72%) Jaspersoft
5 5 (3.94%) Cognos
6 3 (2.36%) Birst
6 3 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.57%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.57%) Talend
8 1 (0.79%) Google
8 1 (0.79%) IBM
8 1 (0.79%) Informatica
8 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.79%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.79%) Teradata