The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BI Analyst
England / West Midlands
Rank 109 120 112
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 9 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.39% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Median daily rate £365 £225 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.22% -35.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £205 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £245 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +4.28% -12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year -17.85% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2160 2572 2382
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 93.79% 95.44% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1356 1421 1330
Median daily rate £400 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 72 170
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

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

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

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

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Birmingham +1 3 £365 +82.50% 1
Staffordshire - 2 - - 2
Coventry +4 1 £450 -
West Bromwich - 1 £500 -
Business Intelligence Analyst
England

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) Power BI
5 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (20.00%) ETL
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) QlikView
7 2 (13.33%) JIRA
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (13.33%) Marketing
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
7 2 (13.33%) Tableau
7 2 (13.33%) Advertising
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (13.33%) Retail
7 2 (13.33%) SAS
7 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
8 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (6.67%) Actionable Insight
8 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
8 1 (6.67%) .NET
8 1 (6.67%) OLAP

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Pig
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Power BI
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) QlikView
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data
5 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (6.67%) OLAP
5 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (6.67%) Statistics
5 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Tableau