Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £360 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 21 November 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 192 166
Rank change year-on-year +41 -26 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 33 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.24% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 4
West Midlands median daily rate £360 £381 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.57% +41.20% -14.96%
10th Percentile £304 £299 £193
90th Percentile £538 £431 £408
England median daily rate £413 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.00 - -
England median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year +12.50% +28.48% -6.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4579 5861 4672
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.61% 95.07% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2890 3522 2671
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £236 £213
90th Percentile £540 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 236 273
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.25 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.76% +5.72%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.53
90th Percentile £43.75 £38.75 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +14 12 £400 -
Birmingham +12 9 £495 +52.31%
Walsall - 6 £320 -
Coventry +19 3 £188 - 1
Business Intelligence Analyst
England

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 33 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (48.48%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (36.36%) ETL
5 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 10 (30.30%) Use Case
7 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
7 9 (27.27%) Data Quality
8 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (24.24%) Finance
9 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
9 7 (21.21%) Analytics
10 6 (18.18%) Visualisation
10 6 (18.18%) Wireframes
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (18.18%) MS Visio
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
11 5 (15.15%) SAP
11 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
11 5 (15.15%) CRM
11 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
11 5 (15.15%) Migration
11 5 (15.15%) Power BI
11 5 (15.15%) Business Analytics
12 4 (12.12%) FMCG
12 4 (12.12%) Data Visualisation
12 4 (12.12%) Translating Business Requirements

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.03%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (3.03%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (15.15%) Power BI
5 4 (12.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (12.12%) SAP BW
6 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (6.06%) QlikView
8 1 (3.03%) Big Data
8 1 (3.03%) BigQuery
8 1 (3.03%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (3.03%) ZAP BI
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (36.36%) ETL
4 10 (30.30%) Use Case
5 7 (21.21%) Analytics
5 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
6 6 (18.18%) Visualisation
6 6 (18.18%) Wireframes
7 5 (15.15%) Business Analytics
7 5 (15.15%) CRM
7 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
7 5 (15.15%) Migration
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
8 4 (12.12%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (12.12%) Information Management
8 4 (12.12%) Time Management
8 4 (12.12%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (12.12%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) GCP
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) SAP
3 4 (12.12%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (9.09%) Tableau
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) Capita
6 1 (3.03%) Cognos
6 1 (3.03%) Google
6 1 (3.03%) Informatica