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HR Data Analytics and BI reporting

HR Data Analytics and BI reporting

Did you know that 86% of organisations aren’t using people data to fuel growth? We think there’s a better way . You’ve got a treasure trove of data collected from lots of sources, but you’re only scratching the surface of its potential. 

We can help you:

  • Understand the vital role data plays in your organisation 
  • Create a complete data and analytics strategy designed to suit your needs 
  • Uncover meaningful insights from across your organisation 
  • Power predictive and prescriptive analytics with AI tools

How do you make the most of your data?

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Improve data quality
Uncover exactly what’s happening in your organisation with larger, more accurate real-time data sets.
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Drive efficiency
Automate dull long-winded processes and reach new heights of productivity that help your team thrive even in stressful times.
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Everything is connected
Integrate all your siloed systems to create one reliable source of truth. Make collaboration easy and keep everyone making informed decisions.
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Build a data-drive culture
Data is key to understanding and growing your organisation. With a dedicated data strategy, you’ll build a foundation that can support your best future.

Data consultancy
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Data consultancy

We’re all about making the complex simple. Sometimes the standard pre-built approach is fine, but most organisations need a more structured, in-depth, tailored approach that’s built around them. That’s where our big data and analytics consultancy services come in.

Your data strategy
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Your data strategy

Your data is priceless. It’s critical that you maintain data quality and that data governance measures are in place. 

MHR will help you create a solid data strategy, review your processes and rethink your technology landscape to give you a competitive edge without compromising on security. 

iTrent People Analytics Platform
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iTrent People Analytics Platform

With iTrent People Analytics Platform, you can extract key HR and payroll data within hours of deployment. The powerful, self-service analytics and reporting tool, tracks performance with ease and helps you plan ahead.

Tailored reporting
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Tailored reporting

Every organisation requires operational reporting on the data they hold for day-to-day organisational information and insight. Others need strategic reporting, using predictions and forecasts to set long term targets.  

No matter your requirements, we can advise and support on areas such as data warehousing initiatives, ensuring you have access to the data needed to help drive your organisation forward

Developing your data journey

Discover, define, deliver. We keep things simple but accurate, helping you develop a thought-out data transformation journey and strategy, informed by your business needs. With a clear roadmap, everything will be broken down into easy-to-follow stages.

Operational BI reporting tools

With our business intelligence and reporting tools (BI) you’ll always have the right information exactly when you need it, with real-time options to make things truly seamless. 

Guarantee compliance

Whether it’s regulatory reporting or statutory requirements like Gender Pay Gap reporting or pension submissions, we have solutions to help you meet those requirements – no matter how complex things get!

A single source of truth

Get the truth every single time by consolidating your data with us. We can help you connect different systems for seamless data transfer, ensuring your insights cover the whole organisation.

Strategic KPI reporting and data analytics

Gain a joined-up view of the wider business by analysing larger, varied data sets. Whether you’re checking historical data to identify trends in a particular department, we can offer support.

Save the headache with managed services

If you’re short on time or lack the full expertise, our experts are available to support your data, analytics and reporting requirements. From manipulating and formatting data, to building custom reports, we’re here to help.


If you’ve started your data journey but are struggling to get full value, or you’re simply looking to take the next step, our experts can provide advice and innovative solutions to suit your needs. 

Get your no-obligation data analytics and reporting quote.

Data analytics tools FAQs

Big data analytics refers to the knowledge, technologies and methodologies usually applied when using an organisation's data to interpret, understand and influence decision-making. This includes:

Business intelligence reporting isn’t just about dashboards and visual reporting. Simply put, business intelligence reporting uses BI tools to prepare and analyse data, providing actionable insights.

Compared to traditional reporting, BI reporting goes one step further and allows you to interact with the data. This interaction is precisely what enables you to make informed strategic decisions.

Business analytics uses elements of data analysis combined with other information to help make informed business decisions. Data analysis focuses on analysing data sets to identify trends and patterns.

The cost of our data analytics software varies depending on business size, the type of software and the level of support required.

We offer everything from fast out-of-the-box business intelligence reporting software to bespoke packages – and everything in-between.

What’s more, the right data analytics tool can save you money by highlighting areas of waste, so you can put a plan in place right away.

To see where analytics could take you, get in touch for a no-obligation quote.

The Microsoft Power BI tool is a cloud-based reporting tool that facilitates visualisation and analysis of data with greater speed and ease of use. It's a market leader among the BI tools available.

The Power BI tool connects multiple cloud and premises-based data sources to allow for detailed reporting, a comprehensive suite of dashboards and the ability to share information across your organisation in real-time.

Power BI can be accessed through your browser or mobile, making it easy for business users to consume. A desktop version enables data scientists, analysts, and developers to build powerful data-based visuals for their organisation.

Predictive analytics refers to the process whereby data is used to model future scenarios with minimal manual intervention.

Prescriptive analytics goes one step further. Prescriptive analytics comprises learnings based on data collected, resulting in the ability to make decisions without any manual intervention. In both scenarios, it's critical you have the necessary hosting, data architecture and automation in place.

We can help at any stage on that journey, all thanks to our comprehensive business intelligence reporting services. To start your journey, simply get in touch – our team of experts are on hand to help build the right solution with you.

With growing volumes of data collected daily, it's no longer viable to manually collect and digest what all that data means. Without a data analytics solution in place for storing, processing, analysing, and using that data, you waste valuable data by doing nothing with it. By not utilising important statistics, you lose the ability to make informed business decisions.  

Having the right analytics platform is like turning on a light in a dark room.

With access to the right data, decision-making is transformed – thanks to the ability to accurately predict.

With the right analytics solution, you can:

In a fast-paced corporate environment where every decision counts, having the right insights in front of you can make all the difference. Whether that’s assessing KPIs, pinpointing costs or assessing risk, data analytics allows you to be proactive. What’s more, with our innovative BI reporting dashboard, you’ll be able to see your data – making strategic decisions even easier.

With the iTrent People Analytics Platform, you can finally track performance with ease. Plan for what’s ahead and generate intelligent insights to enrich decision-making across the board.

For more information on the application of analytics and how BI reporting tools could transform your organisation, read our handy guide.

How long a data analytics platform takes to implement depends on what you want to do with the data you hold, what sort of data it is, and how it's currently stored. We’ll work with you to understand all of this and give you a good idea of time scales.

If it's simple-to-use BI reporting services such as Microsoft Power BI or SAP Business Objects, then the set-up is fairly straightforward. When you move beyond BI tools into more detailed data analytics, it can take longer.

Enterprise reporting is the process of creating and distributing reports that contain crucial insights for business performance. These reports will be given to key decision-makers who then use these insights to make strategic business decisions.

By utilising BI financial reporting effectively, you will see a comprehensive view of your business at a glance.

SAP Business Objects (SAP BO) is a suite of reporting and analysis applications built around the core BO universe that enables the combining of back and front-end data. This allows end users to interact and build standard reports alongside powerful visualisations without worrying about where the data is being pulled from.

'Data lake' is a term used to describe a centralised warehouse for storing data at scale, whether structured or unstructured, without the need to reorganise it before use.