Period
to 20 January 2021

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £456 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

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 Analyst
England > London
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 364 404 507
Rank change year-on-year +40 +103 -44
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 36 109 120
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.39% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 91 88
Median daily rate £456 £475 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.95% +1.33% +7.51%
10th Percentile £356 £325 £273
90th Percentile £563 £588 £550
England median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £22.33 £24.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.27% -58.12%
England median hourly rate £19.50 £22.55 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.51% +28.83% -46.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 16,263 28,131 41,557
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.81% 93.48% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,688 20,542 30,239
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £313 £300 £313
90th Percentile £700 £688 £675
England median daily rate £475 £463 £463
% change year-on-year +2.70% - +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 378 513
Median hourly rate £32.00 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.38% +10.53% +1.12%
10th Percentile £18.10 £12.44 £12.50
90th Percentile £63.95 £52.50 £47.22
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £17.66
% change year-on-year +25.00% +1.93% -1.06%

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in London

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in London.

Daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in London

Business Intelligence Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in London over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Analyst in London

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in London.

Hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in London

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 20 January 2021. 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
Central London +74 4 £475 -3.80% 5
West London +43 1 £425 -5.56%
Business Intelligence Analyst
England

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, Business Intelligence Analyst 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 London region featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (55.56%) Power BI
2 20 (55.56%) Power Platform
3 17 (47.22%) SQL
4 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (30.56%) Visualisation
6 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (16.67%) Finance
9 6 (16.67%) Python
9 6 (16.67%) Analytics
9 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (13.89%) Tableau
10 5 (13.89%) Azure
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
10 5 (13.89%) User Experience
11 4 (11.11%) Biml
11 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2017
11 4 (11.11%) ETL
11 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
11 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
11 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
11 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (11.11%) QlikView
11 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (11.11%) R

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (2.78%) Confluence
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.78%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 20 (55.56%) Power Platform
2 5 (13.89%) Azure
3 2 (5.56%) GCP
3 2 (5.56%) Office 365
4 1 (2.78%) AWS
4 1 (2.78%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.78%) Power Automate
4 1 (2.78%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) Power BI
2 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (13.89%) Tableau
5 4 (11.11%) Biml
5 4 (11.11%) QlikView
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2017
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (8.33%) Data Lake
6 3 (8.33%) Data Mining
7 2 (5.56%) Big Data
7 2 (5.56%) Looker
7 2 (5.56%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.78%) ThoughtSpot
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) JSP
1 1 (2.78%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) User Experience
3 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.78%) AS400
5 1 (2.78%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.78%) iSeries
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) NHS
5 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Visualisation
3 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 6 (16.67%) Analytics
5 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Data Transformation
5 4 (11.11%) ETL
5 4 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (8.33%) Epics
6 3 (8.33%) Insurtech
6 3 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) Product Backlog
6 3 (8.33%) Requirements Gathering
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) Python
3 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
4 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 4 (11.11%) R
5 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) ACCA
2 1 (2.78%) CIMA
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix
3 1 (2.78%) Databricks
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) VMware