Period
to 19 September 2019

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £428 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

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
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 457 478 507
Rank change year-on-year +21 +29 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 118 141 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 104 93
London median daily rate £428 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.29% -2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £260 £302 £300
90th Percentile £563 £538 £560
England median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 10
London median hourly rate £24.66 £22.00 £24.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.09% -10.79% +14.70%
10th Percentile £24.20 £21.00 £20.75
90th Percentile £25.30 £23.86 £58.75
England median hourly rate £24.93 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +13.30% +2.33% +4.88%

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 36,606 43,495 42,044
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.07% 94.60% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,243 31,434 30,170
London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £305
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 487 602 522
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £21.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.83% +9.80%
10th Percentile £12.36 £13.00 £12.52
90th Percentile £58.00 £52.38 £48.66
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.07% -1.58%

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in London

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in London over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Analyst in London

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in London.

Contractor 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 19 September 2019. 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 +14 18 £460 +2.22% 9
South London +37 6 £475 -2.06%
West London +29 6 £413 +21.32% 6
Business Intelligence Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 73 (61.86%) Power BI
2 73 (61.86%) Power Platform
3 69 (58.47%) SQL
4 50 (42.37%) Tableau
5 37 (31.36%) Microsoft Excel
5 37 (31.36%) Finance
6 35 (29.66%) Microsoft
7 34 (28.81%) SQL Server
8 30 (25.42%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (22.88%) Visualisation
10 25 (21.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 24 (20.34%) ETL
12 22 (18.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (17.80%) Analytics
14 18 (15.25%) Azure
15 17 (14.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (14.41%) Data Modelling
16 15 (12.71%) Marketing
16 15 (12.71%) Degree
17 14 (11.86%) Alteryx
17 14 (11.86%) Data Quality
17 14 (11.86%) R
17 14 (11.86%) Python
18 13 (11.02%) QlikView
18 13 (11.02%) Public Sector
19 12 (10.17%) Data Visualisation
19 12 (10.17%) Project Management

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 8 (6.78%) SAS
2 7 (5.93%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.54%) CMS
3 3 (2.54%) Confluence
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (31.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.54%) SPSS
3 3 (2.54%) Stata
4 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 73 (61.86%) Power Platform
2 18 (15.25%) Azure
3 4 (3.39%) AWS
4 3 (2.54%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (2.54%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.69%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.85%) GCP
6 1 (0.85%) Office 365
6 1 (0.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Broadband
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
1 1 (0.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (61.86%) Power BI
2 34 (28.81%) SQL Server
3 30 (25.42%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (21.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (18.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (14.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (11.02%) QlikView
8 7 (5.93%) Big Data
9 6 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (4.24%) PowerPivot
10 5 (4.24%) Relational Database
11 4 (3.39%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (3.39%) Data Lake
11 4 (3.39%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (2.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (2.54%) Qlik Sense
12 3 (2.54%) SAP HANA
12 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (2.54%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) JIRA
2 3 (2.54%) Balsamiq
2 3 (2.54%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (31.36%) Finance
2 15 (12.71%) Marketing
3 13 (11.02%) Public Sector
4 7 (5.93%) Retail
5 5 (4.24%) Advertising
5 5 (4.24%) Publishing
5 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.39%) Banking
7 2 (1.69%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.85%) Billing
8 1 (0.85%) Environmental Health
8 1 (0.85%) Games
8 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.85%) MDX
1 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.63%) NHS
3 5 (4.24%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.39%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.39%) User Experience
5 3 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.69%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (22.88%) Visualisation
3 24 (20.34%) ETL
4 21 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (17.80%) Analytics
5 17 (14.41%) Data Modelling
6 12 (10.17%) Data Visualisation
6 12 (10.17%) Project Management
7 11 (9.32%) Data Analysis
7 11 (9.32%) Statistics
8 10 (8.47%) Computer Science
8 10 (8.47%) Dashboard Development
8 10 (8.47%) Mathematics
9 9 (7.63%) Project Delivery
9 9 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.78%) Actionable Insight
10 8 (6.78%) Business Analysis
10 8 (6.78%) CRM
10 8 (6.78%) Data Governance
10 8 (6.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 69 (58.47%) SQL
2 14 (11.86%) Python
2 14 (11.86%) R
3 11 (9.32%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.08%) VBA
5 3 (2.54%) C
6 2 (1.69%) C#
6 2 (1.69%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.85%) Cypher
7 1 (0.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 15 (12.71%) Degree
2 6 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.54%) ISEB
3 3 (2.54%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (2.54%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.86%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.54%) GDPR
3 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) PMO
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 50 (42.37%) Tableau
2 35 (29.66%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.86%) Alteryx
4 11 (9.32%) Oracle
5 9 (7.63%) SAP
6 6 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.54%) Adobe
8 2 (1.69%) Cognos
8 2 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.69%) Workday
9 1 (0.85%) Cerner
9 1 (0.85%) IBM
9 1 (0.85%) Openreach
9 1 (0.85%) Sun