Period
to 27 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £356 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 27 May 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 Analyst
England > North West
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 191 222
Rank change year-on-year -7 +31 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 13 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.22% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 8
North West median daily rate £356 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.79% +27.27% -21.43%
10th Percentile £271 £312 £189
90th Percentile £449 £379 £374
England median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
North West median hourly rate - - £20.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.58 £21.00
% change year-on-year +1.95% +2.76% -61.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5,564 5,193 7,343
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.29% 94.80% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,458 3,165 4,399
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -2.88% +6.40%
10th Percentile £238 £220 £238
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 282 322
North West median hourly rate £17.88 £19.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.47% -5.95% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £49.63 £51.35 £47.39
England median hourly rate £18.51 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -2.61% -2.56% +11.43%

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in the North West

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in the North West

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in the North West over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Analyst in the North West

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in the North West

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
Manchester -13 10 £294 -17.83% 8
Lancashire -3 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £450 - 2
Cumbria - 1 £375 -
Business Intelligence Analyst
England

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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 North West region featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (84.62%) Power BI
3 8 (61.54%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
4 7 (53.85%) Information Management
4 7 (53.85%) Dashboard Development
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Analytics
7 2 (15.38%) Decision-Making
8 1 (7.69%) Business Change Management
8 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
8 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (7.69%) Data Validation
8 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
8 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (7.69%) NHS
8 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (7.69%) .NET

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) Power BI
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (7.69%) QlikView
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (53.85%) Dashboard Development
2 7 (53.85%) Information Management
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Decision-Making
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
4 1 (7.69%) Business Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Informatics
4 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft