The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies 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
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 547 588 562
Rank change year-on-year +41 -26  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 63 66 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 35 51
Median daily rate £475 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.45% -7.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
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. 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 44656 51218 52310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.87% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28833 33387 32903
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1533 1989
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Business Intelligence Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in the UK

Business Intelligence Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in the UK

Business Intelligence Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Consultant in the UK

Business Intelligence Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in the UK

Business Intelligence Consultant
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 Consultant within the UK 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
England +18 57 £463 +8.82% 11
London 0 25 £450 +12.50% 6
North West +29 11 £388 -29.54%
South East +10 8 £469 +17.18% 1
Manchester - 8 £289 -
Scotland - 5 £575 - 1
Edinburgh - 4 £575 -
Surrey +6 3 £488 - 1
South West +2 3 £450 +7.46%
City of London 0 3 £275 -31.25% 2
Yorkshire +30 2 £450 - 1
Berkshire +23 2 £500 -
West Midlands +17 2 £461 +5.73% 1
Birmingham +13 2 £461 +15.31% 1
Banbury +5 2 £438 +16.66%
East Midlands -4 2 £475 -24.00%
Oxfordshire -5 2 £438 +12.90%
Dorset - 2 £425 -
Leeds +17 1 £550 +22.22%
West Yorkshire +16 1 £550 +22.22%
West Sussex +15 1 - -
North Yorkshire +6 1 £350 -
Cardiff -1 1 £400 -5.88%
East of England -2 1 £500 +2.56% 1
South Wales -5 1 £400 -2.43%
Wales -6 1 £400 -2.43%
North East - 1 £600 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £525 -
Crawley - 1 - -
Salford - 1 £388 -

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

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 featuring Business Intelligence Consultant in the job title.

1 124 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (35.48%) SQL
3 32 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (24.19%) Microsoft
5 29 (23.39%) SQL Server
5 29 (23.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (22.58%) Power BI
7 24 (19.35%) Finance
7 24 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (18.55%) SAP
9 22 (17.74%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 20 (16.13%) Analytics
11 19 (15.32%) Oracle
12 17 (13.71%) ETL
13 16 (12.90%) SAP HANA
14 15 (12.10%) SAP BW
15 14 (11.29%) BusinessObjects
15 14 (11.29%) Oracle BI EE
16 13 (10.48%) SQL Server 2014
16 13 (10.48%) Visualisation
16 13 (10.48%) QlikView
16 13 (10.48%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (10.48%) Migration
17 12 (9.68%) Tableau
18 10 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
18 10 (8.06%) Data Modelling
18 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
19 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Excel

Business Intelligence Consultant 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 4 (3.23%) SAS
2 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.81%) IIS
3 1 (0.81%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (4.84%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (3.23%) SAP BPC
3 4 (3.23%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (2.42%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.81%) HFM
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.81%) SAP AFS
6 1 (0.81%) SAP CAR
6 1 (0.81%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.81%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.03%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.61%) Data Lake Analytics
4 2 (1.61%) IaaS
4 2 (1.61%) PaaS
5 1 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
1 32 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 29 (23.39%) SQL Server
2 29 (23.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (22.58%) Power BI
4 24 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (17.74%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 16 (12.90%) SAP HANA
7 15 (12.10%) SAP BW
8 14 (11.29%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (11.29%) Oracle BI EE
9 13 (10.48%) QlikView
9 13 (10.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (10.48%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (5.65%) Oracle ODI
10 7 (5.65%) Qlik Sense
11 6 (4.84%) Big Data
11 6 (4.84%) OLAP
11 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2016
12 5 (4.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.81%) JIRA
4 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (19.35%) Finance
2 6 (4.84%) Banking
3 5 (4.03%) Retail
4 4 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.61%) Front Office
5 2 (1.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.81%) Local Government
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.65%) MDX
2 4 (3.23%) .NET
3 2 (1.61%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.81%) Apache Avro
4 1 (0.81%) Apache Thrift
4 1 (0.81%) Middleware
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.42%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.81%) NHS
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Exalytics
3 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (16.13%) Analytics
3 17 (13.71%) ETL
4 13 (10.48%) Migration
4 13 (10.48%) Visualisation
5 10 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (8.06%) Data Modelling
5 10 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (7.26%) Dashboard Development
7 7 (5.65%) Business Analysis
8 6 (4.84%) Data Analysis
8 6 (4.84%) Data Analytics
8 6 (4.84%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (4.84%) ERP
8 6 (4.84%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (4.03%) Business Analytics
9 5 (4.03%) Data Migration
10 4 (3.23%) Data Extraction
10 4 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (35.48%) SQL
2 9 (7.26%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.03%) VBA
4 4 (3.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (2.42%) C#
5 3 (2.42%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.61%) ABAP
6 2 (1.61%) Python
7 1 (0.81%) Java
7 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.81%) R
7 1 (0.81%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (5.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.03%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) Basel II
2 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 30 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 23 (18.55%) SAP
3 19 (15.32%) Oracle
4 12 (9.68%) Tableau
5 7 (5.65%) Cognos
6 4 (3.23%) Birst
7 3 (2.42%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.61%) Informatica
8 2 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.61%) Talend
9 1 (0.81%) Google
9 1 (0.81%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.81%) IBM
9 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.81%) Netezza
9 1 (0.81%) SnapLogic
9 1 (0.81%) Teradata
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