The median contractor rate for a Senior Business Intelligence Consultant was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior BI Consultant
UK
Rank 577 629 605
Rank change year-on-year +52 -24  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Intelligence Consultant 9 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.002% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.002% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £550 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £400 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £475
% change year-on-year - -15.78%  
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 42134 50253 49507
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.85% 95.17% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 27277 32490 29886
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £591 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1476 1587 1956
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +6.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Intelligence Consultant in the UK

Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Business Intelligence Consultant in the UK

Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Intelligence Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 March 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 +56 9 £550 +37.50%
London - 8 £550 -
City of London - 3 £475 -
North West - 1 - -

Senior Business Intelligence Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Business Intelligence Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (37.50%) Analytics
4 5 (31.25%) Power BI
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (31.25%) QlikView
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (25.00%) OLAP
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Data Lake
6 3 (18.75%) Data Lake Analytics
6 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) SAP BW
6 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
6 3 (18.75%) SAP

Senior Business Intelligence Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (18.75%) Data Lake Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) IaaS
3 2 (12.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) Power BI
3 5 (31.25%) QlikView
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (25.00%) OLAP
5 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) Data Lake
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (18.75%) SAP BW
6 2 (12.50%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (12.50%) SAP HANA
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Front Office
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (37.50%) Analytics
3 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
7 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
7 1 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (6.25%) ETL
7 1 (6.25%) ETL Development
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) ABAP
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
2 3 (18.75%) Tableau
3 1 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle