The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 157 143
Rank change year-on-year +29 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 11 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.37% 0.053% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.056% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £388 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.54% +37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £550 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +14.58% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2763 3599 3449
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 93.82% 94.81% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1629 2233 1998
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 135 194
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £43.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Business Intelligence Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Business Intelligence Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in the North West

Business Intelligence Consultant
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 Consultant in the North West.

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

Business Intelligence Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Consultant in the North West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Business Intelligence Consultant
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 Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 8 £289 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 £575 -
Business Intelligence Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Business Intelligence Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Business Intelligence Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (33.33%) Business Analytics
4 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (26.67%) QlikView
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (20.00%) Power BI
7 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (13.33%) ETL
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (13.33%) Time Management
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata

Business Intelligence Consultant 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.67%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (26.67%) QlikView
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (20.00%) Power BI
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) MDX
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Exalytics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
5 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Logistics
5 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.67%) Statistics
5 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Hyperion
3 1 (6.67%) Informatica
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Teradata