Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 703 712 759
Rank change year-on-year +9 +47 -57
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 135 115 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 74 69
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £365 £354 £350
90th Percentile £588 £575 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 88,502 83,787 95,440
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.99% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,518 54,816 62,988
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,827 2,542 2,826
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.63% +6.92%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.31
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £17.80 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.81% -1.58% +6.35%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -12 76 £450 -5.26% 18
South East -4 18 £550 +11.39% 6
South West -3 13 £425 -5.56%
Midlands -15 12 £425 -10.53% 1
North of England -38 11 £450 - 5
West Midlands -16 6 £413 -13.16%
North West -23 6 £525 +25.37%
East Midlands -3 5 £513 +7.89% 1
Yorkshire -12 4 £438 -16.67% 4
East of England -10 3 £450 -7.69% 1
North East -3 1 £500 -16.67% 1
Business Intelligence Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 135 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 61 (45.19%) Power BI
3 48 (35.56%) SQL
4 42 (31.11%) Data Warehouse
5 40 (29.63%) SQL Server
6 33 (24.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (23.70%) Microsoft Azure
8 30 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 29 (21.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (20.00%) Finance
11 26 (19.26%) Analytics
12 25 (18.52%) Tableau
12 25 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (14.07%) SAP
14 18 (13.33%) Data Modelling
15 17 (12.59%) Oracle
15 17 (12.59%) Visualisation
16 15 (11.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 14 (10.37%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
18 13 (9.63%) Python
18 13 (9.63%) T-SQL
19 12 (8.89%) R
19 12 (8.89%) Big Data
19 12 (8.89%) Data Analytics
19 12 (8.89%) ETL
19 12 (8.89%) SAP BW
20 11 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
20 11 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
20 11 (8.15%) Dashboard Development
20 11 (8.15%) Oracle BI EE

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 (2.96%) Apache Spark
1 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.22%) Apache
2 3 (2.22%) SAS
3 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.22%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.48%) HFM
2 2 (1.48%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 32 (23.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.22%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (1.48%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.48%) PaaS
5 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.74%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.74%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.22%) SMS
2 1 (0.74%) FTP
2 1 (0.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (45.19%) Power BI
2 42 (31.11%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (29.63%) SQL Server
4 33 (24.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (21.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (10.37%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 12 (8.89%) Big Data
8 12 (8.89%) SAP BW
9 11 (8.15%) Data Lake
9 11 (8.15%) Oracle BI EE
10 10 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (7.41%) QlikView
11 9 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
12 8 (5.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (5.19%) Hadoop
13 7 (5.19%) Relational Database
14 6 (4.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 6 (4.44%) BigQuery
14 6 (4.44%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.96%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.74%) GitLab
3 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 27 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (5.19%) Retail
3 4 (2.96%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.48%) Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Local Government
4 2 (1.48%) Publishing
5 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.74%) Games
5 1 (0.74%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.93%) MDX
2 5 (3.70%) .NET
3 3 (2.22%) HTML
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 3 (2.22%) XML
4 2 (1.48%) CSS
5 1 (0.74%) HTML5
5 1 (0.74%) JSON
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Streams
5 1 (0.74%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.22%) FMCG
4 2 (1.48%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.48%) NHS
4 2 (1.48%) Oracle Exalytics
5 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.22%) Unix
1 3 (2.22%) Windows
1 3 (2.22%) Windows Server
1 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (19.26%) Analytics
3 18 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 17 (12.59%) Visualisation
5 12 (8.89%) Data Analytics
5 12 (8.89%) ETL
6 11 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (8.15%) Dashboard Development
6 11 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (3.70%) Business Analysis
9 5 (3.70%) Migration
10 4 (2.96%) Data Architecture
10 4 (2.96%) Data Integration
10 4 (2.96%) Data Science
10 4 (2.96%) ERP
10 4 (2.96%) Machine Learning
10 4 (2.96%) Scorecard
10 4 (2.96%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 48 (35.56%) SQL
2 15 (11.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 13 (9.63%) Python
3 13 (9.63%) T-SQL
4 12 (8.89%) R
5 8 (5.93%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.70%) C#
7 4 (2.96%) ABAP
8 3 (2.22%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.48%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.48%) U-SQL
9 2 (1.48%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.74%) Perl
10 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (2.96%) SC Cleared
1 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.48%) GDPR
3 1 (0.74%) PMO
3 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Kibana
Vendors
1 30 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 25 (18.52%) Tableau
3 19 (14.07%) SAP
4 17 (12.59%) Oracle
5 6 (4.44%) Google
6 5 (3.70%) Cognos
7 4 (2.96%) Hyperion
8 3 (2.22%) Birst
8 3 (2.22%) Informatica
9 2 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.74%) Databricks
10 1 (0.74%) IBM
10 1 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.74%) Talend
10 1 (0.74%) Teradata