The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £368 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 April 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 Analyst
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 493 461 431
Rank change year-on-year -32 -30  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 110 187 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.33% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.35% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 121 143
Median daily rate £368 £406 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.53% -1.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £289 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £548 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44592 53123 52813
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.58% 95.09% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28970 34603 31991
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1459 1537 2115
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in the UK

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in the UK

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Analyst in the UK

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in the UK

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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
England -36 103 £370 -10.30% 57
London -21 45 £400 -5.88% 26
South East +14 25 £376 -11.47% 9
Berkshire +20 11 £387 +3.13% 3
City of London -8 11 £438 +2.94% 7
West Midlands +21 10 £365 +46.00% 5
East Midlands -8 6 £250 +25.00%
South West -12 5 £350 -16.66% 4
West Sussex - 5 £278 - 1
North West +30 4 £350 +7.69% 4
Yorkshire +17 4 £350 +7.69% 3
Nottinghamshire +9 4 £250 +25.00%
Nottingham +7 4 £250 -
East of England -7 4 £500 +42.85% 5
Scotland +40 3 £475 - 1
Reading +21 3 £300 -29.41% 1
West Yorkshire +17 3 £350 -6.66% 1
Birmingham +9 3 £275 +37.50% 2
Horsham - 3 £290 -
Hampshire - 3 £370 - 2
Leeds +19 2 £400 -11.11% 1
Wales +7 2 £248 -23.84% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 2 £500 +60.00% 1
Slough +4 2 £418 +11.33% 1
Bristol +2 2 £375 +30.43% 1
Surrey -5 2 £475 +5.55% 1
Wiltshire -6 2 £178 -57.73% 1
Swindon -8 2 £178 -57.73%
East Sussex - 2 £425 -
Brighton - 2 £425 -

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, Business Intelligence Analyst 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 featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 245 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 115 (46.94%) SQL
3 90 (36.73%) Data Warehouse
4 68 (27.76%) Finance
5 57 (23.27%) SQL Server
6 53 (21.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 53 (21.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 48 (19.59%) Microsoft Excel
8 45 (18.37%) QlikView
9 44 (17.96%) ETL
10 43 (17.55%) Data Modelling
10 43 (17.55%) Microsoft
11 41 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
11 41 (16.73%) Tableau
11 41 (16.73%) Analytics
12 39 (15.92%) Power BI
12 39 (15.92%) BusinessObjects
13 36 (14.69%) Data Analysis
13 36 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (12.65%) Retail
14 31 (12.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 26 (10.61%) Oracle
15 26 (10.61%) SAP
15 26 (10.61%) T-SQL
16 24 (9.80%) Migration
16 24 (9.80%) Data Quality
17 22 (8.98%) Business Analysis
18 19 (7.76%) Data Migration
18 19 (7.76%) CRM
19 17 (6.94%) Management Information System

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 13 (5.31%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.45%) SAS
3 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.41%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 48 (19.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.63%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (3.27%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.86%) SAP BPC
3 4 (1.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.63%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (1.63%) SAP PS
4 3 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.22%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.82%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.41%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.41%) Primavera
6 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.41%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.82%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (36.73%) Data Warehouse
2 57 (23.27%) SQL Server
3 53 (21.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (21.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (18.37%) QlikView
5 39 (15.92%) BusinessObjects
5 39 (15.92%) Power BI
6 31 (12.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (6.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 15 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (4.90%) SAP BW
9 9 (3.67%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (3.27%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.86%) Big Data
11 7 (2.86%) OLAP
11 7 (2.86%) PowerPivot
12 6 (2.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 5 (2.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 5 (2.04%) MySQL
13 5 (2.04%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 8 (3.27%) JIRA
2 7 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.22%) ERwin
3 3 (1.22%) Toad
4 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.41%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.41%) git-flow
4 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.41%) MSTest
4 1 (0.41%) Selenium
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.41%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (27.76%) Finance
2 31 (12.65%) Retail
3 13 (5.31%) Marketing
4 9 (3.67%) Banking
5 4 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.82%) Front Office
7 2 (0.82%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Billing
8 1 (0.41%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Games
8 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.27%) .NET
2 6 (2.45%) MDX
3 3 (1.22%) D3.js
3 3 (1.22%) XML
4 2 (0.82%) JSON
4 2 (0.82%) Velocity
4 2 (0.82%) WF
5 1 (0.41%) CSS
5 1 (0.41%) HTML
5 1 (0.41%) SAP CO-PA
5 1 (0.41%) SAP MI
5 1 (0.41%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.41%) Spring
5 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.71%) NHS
4 4 (1.63%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.63%) Life Science
5 3 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.82%) Reinsurance
6 2 (0.82%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.82%) Social Media
7 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.41%) Online Games
7 1 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.82%) Unix
2 1 (0.41%) Linux
2 1 (0.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (17.96%) ETL
3 43 (17.55%) Data Modelling
4 41 (16.73%) Analytics
5 36 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (14.69%) Data Analysis
6 24 (9.80%) Migration
7 22 (8.98%) Business Analysis
8 19 (7.76%) CRM
8 19 (7.76%) Data Migration
9 17 (6.94%) Visualisation
10 14 (5.71%) Project Management
10 14 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (5.31%) Dashboard Development
11 13 (5.31%) Data Visualisation
11 13 (5.31%) ERP
12 12 (4.90%) Data Management
12 12 (4.90%) Dimensional Modelling
12 12 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (4.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 115 (46.94%) SQL
2 26 (10.61%) T-SQL
3 15 (6.12%) VBA
4 10 (4.08%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.04%) R
6 4 (1.63%) C#
6 4 (1.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (1.22%) C
7 3 (1.22%) VB
7 3 (1.22%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.82%) Python
9 1 (0.41%) ABAP
9 1 (0.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.71%) Degree
3 7 (2.86%) BC Cleared
4 5 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.82%) MCDBA
5 2 (0.82%) MCITP
5 2 (0.82%) MCPD
5 2 (0.82%) MCSA
5 2 (0.82%) MCSD
5 2 (0.82%) MCSE
5 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.41%) PMP
6 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.80%) Data Quality
2 10 (4.08%) QA
3 7 (2.86%) Solvency II
4 4 (1.63%) PMO
5 1 (0.41%) IFRS
5 1 (0.41%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.22%) Kibana
2 1 (0.41%) Ansible
2 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (17.55%) Microsoft
2 41 (16.73%) Tableau
3 26 (10.61%) Oracle
3 26 (10.61%) SAP
4 10 (4.08%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (2.04%) Cognos
6 4 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.22%) Teradata
8 2 (0.82%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.82%) Google
8 2 (0.82%) Informatica
9 1 (0.41%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.41%) Apple
9 1 (0.41%) Brio
9 1 (0.41%) Callidus
9 1 (0.41%) Coremetrics
9 1 (0.41%) IBM
9 1 (0.41%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.41%) Omniture
9 1 (0.41%) Sage
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