The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £445 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BI Consultant
England / West Midlands
Rank 114 - 117
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £445 - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +1.71% +2.94%  
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 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 2162 2559 2349
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 93.80% 95.38% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1357 1419 1303
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £515 £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 £15.93 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.47% -3.48%  
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 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Business Intelligence Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence Consultant
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 Consultant in the West Midlands.

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

Business Intelligence Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Consultant in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

Business Intelligence Consultant
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 Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Warwickshire - 3 £445 -
Business Intelligence Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Business Intelligence Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) SAP
4 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) QlikView
5 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
5 2 (25.00%) Web Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (25.00%) Statistics
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Business Development
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) MDX
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (25.00%) Tableau
5 2 (25.00%) Big Data
5 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (25.00%) Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (25.00%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Business Intelligence Consultant 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (25.00%) Power BI
2 2 (25.00%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (25.00%) QlikView
2 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Business Development
3 2 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Statistics
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Tableau