Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 736 745 739
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 112 111 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 75 94
England median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £349 £363 £341
90th Percentile £539 £620 £609
UK median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £70.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £70.00 - -

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 88,711 89,110 93,100
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.90% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,299 59,345 61,334
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £448 £425
% change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,720 2,647 3,013
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.63 £18.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.67% +0.95% +3.83%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.90 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.90 £46.75
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% -

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +2 58 £450 -10.00% 18
South East -11 16 £456 -2.67% 2
South West - 12 £429 - 1
East of England +13 8 £450 -7.69% 5
Midlands -12 8 £425 -30.61% 1
North of England -28 7 £444 +5.97% 6
Yorkshire -1 5 £438 +25.00% 1
West Midlands -21 5 £413 -32.65% 1
East Midlands +11 2 £438 -28.57%
North West -23 2 £525 +25.37% 4
Business Intelligence Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 53 (47.32%) SQL
3 47 (41.96%) Power BI
4 36 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (29.46%) Data Modelling
6 32 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (27.68%) SQL Server
8 24 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 23 (20.54%) Tableau
10 22 (19.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
12 20 (17.86%) Analytics
13 17 (15.18%) Finance
13 17 (15.18%) ETL
14 15 (13.39%) Oracle
14 15 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (13.39%) Google Cloud Platform
15 14 (12.50%) BigQuery
15 14 (12.50%) Google
16 13 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (11.61%) SAP
16 13 (11.61%) Visualisation
16 13 (11.61%) Big Data
16 13 (11.61%) Looker
17 11 (9.82%) E-Commerce
18 10 (8.93%) T-SQL
19 9 (8.04%) CRM
19 9 (8.04%) BusinessObjects
19 9 (8.04%) SAP HANA

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 (3.57%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.68%) SAS
3 2 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.68%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.79%) HFM
4 1 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.89%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.89%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (13.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.68%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.79%) Office 365
4 2 (1.79%) PaaS
5 1 (0.89%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.89%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.89%) IaaS
5 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (41.96%) Power BI
2 36 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (27.68%) SQL Server
5 22 (19.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (12.50%) BigQuery
8 13 (11.61%) Big Data
8 13 (11.61%) Looker
9 9 (8.04%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (8.04%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 9 (8.04%) SAP HANA
10 8 (7.14%) Data Lake
11 6 (5.36%) OLAP
11 6 (5.36%) SAP BW
11 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2016
12 5 (4.46%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (4.46%) PowerPivot
12 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.89%) GitLab
3 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (15.18%) Finance
2 3 (2.68%) Retail
3 2 (1.79%) Local Government
3 2 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Games
4 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.89%) Marketing
4 1 (0.89%) Publishing
4 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.57%) .NET
2 3 (2.68%) MDX
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.89%) HTML
4 1 (0.89%) HTML5
4 1 (0.89%) JSON
4 1 (0.89%) Kafka
4 1 (0.89%) Node.js
4 1 (0.89%) PostGIS
4 1 (0.89%) TensorFlow
4 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.79%) FMCG
3 2 (1.79%) NHS
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Exalytics
4 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.89%) Replication
4 1 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.79%) Windows
2 1 (0.89%) Linux
2 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (29.46%) Data Modelling
3 20 (17.86%) Analytics
4 17 (15.18%) ETL
5 15 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (11.61%) Visualisation
7 11 (9.82%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.04%) CRM
9 8 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
9 8 (7.14%) Data Analytics
10 7 (6.25%) Data Architecture
11 6 (5.36%) Artificial Intelligence
11 6 (5.36%) Migration
12 5 (4.46%) Business Analysis
12 5 (4.46%) Data Analysis
12 5 (4.46%) ERP
12 5 (4.46%) ETL Development
12 5 (4.46%) Master Data Management
13 4 (3.57%) Data Strategy
Programming Languages
1 53 (47.32%) SQL
2 10 (8.93%) T-SQL
3 7 (6.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 7 (6.25%) Python
4 6 (5.36%) C#
5 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.57%) R
6 2 (1.79%) C
6 2 (1.79%) Java
6 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.79%) U-SQL
6 2 (1.79%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.89%) ABAP
7 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.89%) Perl
7 1 (0.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.79%) Degree
3 2 (1.79%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.89%) GDPR
2 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Kibana
1 1 (0.89%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 23 (20.54%) Tableau
3 15 (13.39%) Oracle
4 14 (12.50%) Google
5 13 (11.61%) SAP
6 3 (2.68%) Cognos
6 3 (2.68%) Informatica
7 2 (1.79%) Dell
7 2 (1.79%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.79%) Infor
8 1 (0.89%) Adaptive Insights
8 1 (0.89%) Databricks
8 1 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.89%) Netezza
8 1 (0.89%) Talend