Period
to 19 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £460 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 728 683 689
Rank change year-on-year -45 +6 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 100 134 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 87 93
England median daily rate £460 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% +1.41%
10th Percentile £354 £313 £325
90th Percentile £628 £613 £525
UK median daily rate £455 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -4.21% +5.56% +1.41%
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 87,570 82,997 94,323
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 94.73% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,756 54,500 61,256
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £255
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 2,594 2,910 3,485
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% - +12.12%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.60 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +15.15%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -50 49 £475 -9.52% 16
Midlands -8 21 £456 -8.75% 10
West Midlands +18 19 £431 +2.07% 5
North of England +29 9 £350 -20.45% 4
South East -16 9 £393 -12.78% 3
North West +9 8 £350 -16.91%
East of England -16 5 £450 +27.30% 1
South West +10 4 £463 +23.33% 1
East Midlands -17 2 £613 +22.50% 5
Yorkshire -2 1 - - 4
Business Intelligence Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (37.00%) Power BI
3 35 (35.00%) SQL
4 33 (33.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (31.00%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (29.00%) SQL Server
7 27 (27.00%) Microsoft
8 24 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (20.00%) Analytics
10 15 (15.00%) Oracle
10 15 (15.00%) ETL
10 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (14.00%) Finance
12 12 (12.00%) Data Modelling
12 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (11.00%) Dashboard Development
14 10 (10.00%) Data Analysis
15 9 (9.00%) Oracle BI EE
15 9 (9.00%) OLAP
15 9 (9.00%) SAP
15 9 (9.00%) Tableau
15 9 (9.00%) SC Cleared
15 9 (9.00%) Security Cleared
16 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
16 8 (8.00%) T-SQL
16 8 (8.00%) Migration
17 7 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
17 7 (7.00%) Data Lake
17 7 (7.00%) Visualisation

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 4 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.00%) Apache
3 2 (2.00%) SAS
4 1 (1.00%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.00%) SaaS
3 3 (3.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.00%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.00%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.00%) Power BI
2 33 (33.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (31.00%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (29.00%) SQL Server
5 24 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 24 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (9.00%) OLAP
6 9 (9.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (7.00%) Big Data
8 7 (7.00%) Data Lake
8 7 (7.00%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (6.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (6.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 6 (6.00%) SAP HANA
10 5 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (5.00%) Pentaho
10 5 (5.00%) SAP BW
11 4 (4.00%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (14.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Banking
3 4 (4.00%) Marketing
4 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Law
5 1 (1.00%) Legal
5 1 (1.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.00%) MDX
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.00%) RESTful
3 1 (1.00%) .NET
3 1 (1.00%) COM
3 1 (1.00%) LDAP
3 1 (1.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.00%) Blog
3 1 (1.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.00%) Replication
3 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (20.00%) Analytics
3 15 (15.00%) ETL
4 12 (12.00%) Data Modelling
5 11 (11.00%) Dashboard Development
6 10 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 8 (8.00%) Migration
8 7 (7.00%) Data Analytics
8 7 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.00%) Visualisation
9 6 (6.00%) Data Integration
9 6 (6.00%) Data Migration
9 6 (6.00%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (5.00%) Business Analytics
10 5 (5.00%) Data Strategy
10 5 (5.00%) Presales
11 4 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (4.00%) ERP
12 3 (3.00%) CRM
12 3 (3.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (35.00%) SQL
2 8 (8.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 3 (3.00%) C#
5 2 (2.00%) Java
5 2 (2.00%) Python
5 2 (2.00%) R
5 2 (2.00%) VBA
6 1 (1.00%) ABAP
6 1 (1.00%) F#
6 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.00%) U-SQL
6 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (9.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (9.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.00%) MCSA
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (27.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.00%) Oracle
3 9 (9.00%) SAP
3 9 (9.00%) Tableau
4 6 (6.00%) Jaspersoft
5 3 (3.00%) Cognos
5 3 (3.00%) Google
6 2 (2.00%) Splunk
6 2 (2.00%) Talend
7 1 (1.00%) Informatica
7 1 (1.00%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.00%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com