The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Intelligence Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Developer
Rank 312 236 333
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +97
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 315 405 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.79% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.86% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 271 172
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £273 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 £32.67 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.19% +4.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £32.67 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+10.19% +4.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49935 47333 45284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31866 28484 25556
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2011 2083 2584
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.77 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Business Intelligence Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Intelligence Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer within the UK.

Business Intelligence Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Business Intelligence Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer within the UK.

Business Intelligence Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -83 288 £375 -3.22% 104
London -69 137 £400 - 43
City of London -29 46 £365 -8.75% 14
North West +7 42 £320 +17.43% 11
South East -60 26 £350 +7.69% 10
South West -11 24 £350 +3.70% 12
Scotland +4 22 £350 +7.69% 2
Yorkshire -2 20 £315 -8.36% 13
Manchester -10 18 £293 +7.33% 7
East of England -3 17 £375 +36.36% 2
Merseyside +10 16 £515 +71.66%
East Midlands +13 13 £338 +8.87% 5
West Midlands -6 13 £350 - 8
West Yorkshire -9 13 £315 +0.80% 9
Berkshire +1 11 £363 -1.69% 2
Liverpool +8 10 £515 +71.66%
Bristol -7 10 £413 +30.95% 4
Cambridgeshire -5 9 £388 +12.31% 1
Gloucestershire - 9 £350 - 4
Glasgow -1 8 £325 +36.84% 1
Leeds -14 7 £325 +4.00% 7
Reading +18 6 £375 -7.69% 2
Lancashire -19 5 £300 +32.59% 1
South Yorkshire - 5 £270 - 2
Surrey -3 4 £350 +7.69% 5
Essex -7 4 £350 - 1
Wales -24 4 £338 +3.84% 2
Sheffield - 4 - - 1
Hertfordshire +8 3 £400 +45.45%
Nottinghamshire +3 3 £369 +28.26% 1

Business Intelligence Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Intelligence Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Intelligence Developer in their job title.

1 629 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 467 (74.24%) SQL
3 404 (64.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 367 (58.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 341 (54.21%) SQL Server
6 293 (46.58%) Data Warehouse
7 289 (45.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 220 (34.98%) ETL
9 204 (32.43%) Microsoft
10 178 (28.30%) T-SQL
11 143 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 120 (19.08%) OLAP
13 115 (18.28%) Finance
14 92 (14.63%) MDX
15 89 (14.15%) Oracle
16 81 (12.88%) SQL Server 2012
17 80 (12.72%) Business Objects
18 79 (12.56%) Cognos
19 69 (10.97%) Data Modelling
19 69 (10.97%) Tableau
20 67 (10.65%) Kimball Methodology
21 62 (9.86%) OLAP Cube
21 62 (9.86%) MS Excel
22 61 (9.70%) SharePoint
23 59 (9.38%) NHS
24 56 (8.90%) QlikView
25 54 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
26 50 (7.95%) SAP
26 50 (7.95%) Dimensional Modelling
27 48 (7.63%) Migration

Business Intelligence Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Intelligence Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Intelligence Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 61 (9.70%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.38%) SAS
3 10 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.16%) TPMS
6 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 62 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.66%) PowerPivot
3 6 (0.95%) MS Office
4 5 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.48%) SPSS
7 1 (0.16%) MS Project
7 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 41 (6.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 21 (3.34%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (1.59%) Cognos TM1
4 6 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.48%) Academy Housing
7 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.16%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.16%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.16%) SaaS
1 1 (0.16%) Office 365
1 1 (0.16%) Responsys
1 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 404 (64.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 367 (58.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 341 (54.21%) SQL Server
4 293 (46.58%) Data Warehouse
5 289 (45.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 143 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 120 (19.08%) OLAP
8 81 (12.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 62 (9.86%) OLAP Cube
10 56 (8.90%) QlikView
11 35 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 29 (4.61%) BusinessObjects
13 25 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
13 25 (3.97%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 24 (3.82%) Relational Database
14 24 (3.82%) Cognos Report Studio
15 22 (3.50%) SAP Data Services
16 20 (3.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 20 (3.18%) Oracle Reports
17 19 (3.02%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 16 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (1.75%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (0.95%) Toad
5 3 (0.48%) JDeveloper
5 3 (0.48%) Subversion
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 115 (18.28%) Finance
2 27 (4.29%) Retail
3 22 (3.50%) Banking
4 21 (3.34%) Advertising
5 12 (1.91%) Legal
6 9 (1.43%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.27%) Marketing
8 6 (0.95%) Games
8 6 (0.95%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.64%) Publishing
11 3 (0.48%) Back Office
11 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.32%) Front Office
12 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Billing
13 1 (0.16%) Electronics
13 1 (0.16%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (14.63%) MDX
2 47 (7.47%) .NET
3 16 (2.54%) ASP.NET
4 15 (2.38%) HTML
4 15 (2.38%) XML
5 9 (1.43%) HTML5
6 7 (1.11%) CSS
7 3 (0.48%) Web Services
7 3 (0.48%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.32%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.32%) WCF
9 1 (0.16%) RESTful
9 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.16%) Spring MVC
9 1 (0.16%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.16%) CSS3
9 1 (0.16%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.16%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 59 (9.38%) NHS
2 39 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.50%) Visualisation
4 19 (3.02%) Data Integration
5 9 (1.43%) Algorithms
6 8 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 6 (0.95%) Online Games
8 5 (0.79%) Mathematics
8 5 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.48%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.48%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.32%) Data Conversion
10 2 (0.32%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.32%) FMCG
10 2 (0.32%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.32%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.32%) User Experience
10 2 (0.32%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.32%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.32%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (3.66%) UNIX
2 11 (1.75%) Windows
3 1 (0.16%) Linux
3 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 629 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 220 (34.98%) ETL
3 69 (10.97%) Data Modelling
4 67 (10.65%) Kimball Methodology
5 54 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (7.95%) Dimensional Modelling
7 48 (7.63%) Migration
8 35 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
9 32 (5.09%) Analytics
10 26 (4.13%) Data Analysis
11 21 (3.34%) Data Migration
12 20 (3.18%) Scrum
13 18 (2.86%) CRM
14 14 (2.23%) Data Transformation
15 13 (2.07%) TDD
16 12 (1.91%) Change Control
17 11 (1.75%) Data Management
17 11 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
18 10 (1.59%) E-Commerce
18 10 (1.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 467 (74.24%) SQL
2 178 (28.30%) T-SQL
3 38 (6.04%) PL/SQL
4 34 (5.41%) C#
5 19 (3.02%) VBA
6 10 (1.59%) Java
7 8 (1.27%) VB
7 8 (1.27%) Shell Script
7 8 (1.27%) R
8 7 (1.11%) VB.NET
8 7 (1.11%) ABAP
9 6 (0.95%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (0.48%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.48%) C
12 2 (0.32%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.32%) Python
13 1 (0.16%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 1 (0.16%) VBScript
13 1 (0.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (3.50%) Security Cleared
2 18 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 16 (2.54%) Degree
4 12 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.27%) MCTS
6 5 (0.79%) MCITP
7 3 (0.48%) MCSA
8 2 (0.32%) MCSE
9 1 (0.16%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.16%) ACCA
9 1 (0.16%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.27%) QA
2 3 (0.48%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.32%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.16%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (0.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (0.32%) Control-M
Vendors
1 204 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 89 (14.15%) Oracle
3 80 (12.72%) Business Objects
4 79 (12.56%) Cognos
5 69 (10.97%) Tableau
6 50 (7.95%) SAP
7 15 (2.38%) Teradata
8 13 (2.07%) IBM
9 9 (1.43%) Informatica
10 8 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
10 8 (1.27%) Ab Initio
10 8 (1.27%) Netezza
11 7 (1.11%) Jaspersoft
12 3 (0.48%) Sun
12 3 (0.48%) CODA
13 2 (0.32%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.32%) Sage
13 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.32%) Genesys
13 2 (0.32%) Adobe
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