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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Developer
Rank 271 318 245
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -73
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 457 335 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.80% 0.61% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.66% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 219 269
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£375 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £34.00 £29.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.23% +6.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.70 £19.85 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £38.65 £131.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £29.25 £116.25
% change year-on-year
+16.23% -74.83%

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
52752 50560 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.47% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33520 30690 27691
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1927 2009 2145
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Business Intelligence Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 July 2015. 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 +47 424 £375 - 159
London +55 199 £425 -5.55% 52
City of London +48 96 £425 - 25
South West +36 53 £363 +11.53% 20
North West -2 44 £400 +33.33% 16
South East -10 43 £325 -13.33% 27
West Midlands +18 33 £375 +20.96% 18
Yorkshire -19 24 £340 +3.42% 19
West Yorkshire -14 22 £340 +3.42% 16
Scotland +2 20 £369 -7.81% 7
Leeds -15 20 £340 +6.25% 12
East of England -14 19 £350 - 4
Cheshire 0 17 £400 +45.45% 5
Berkshire +12 16 £319 -20.31% 9
Bristol +7 16 £365 +12.30% 12
Surrey +5 14 £313 -10.07% 4
Gloucestershire - 12 £368 - 1
Manchester -16 11 £413 +26.92% 8
Slough - 11 £313 - 2
Somerset +13 9 £325 - 3
Glasgow +11 8 £369 -9.23% 4
Hampshire -1 8 £365 -14.11% 5
Edinburgh -8 8 £325 -16.12%
Gloucester - 8 £380 -
Shropshire - 8 £281 -
Birmingham +9 7 £550 +100.00% 10
Chester -4 7 £400 +52.38% 1
Bedfordshire +10 6 £358 +19.16% 1
Dorset +3 6 £325 -40.09%
Essex -2 6 £350 -6.66% 1

Business Intelligence Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 857 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 623 (72.70%) SQL
3 615 (71.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 586 (68.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 539 (62.89%) SQL Server
6 494 (57.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 448 (52.28%) Data Warehouse
8 326 (38.04%) ETL
9 318 (37.11%) T-SQL
10 287 (33.49%) Microsoft
11 195 (22.75%) Finance
12 175 (20.42%) MDX
13 149 (17.39%) OLAP
14 146 (17.04%) SQL Server 2008
15 144 (16.80%) SQL Server 2012
16 122 (14.24%) .NET
17 118 (13.77%) Data Modelling
17 118 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
18 110 (12.84%) MS Excel
19 103 (12.02%) Kimball Methodology
20 101 (11.79%) SharePoint
21 96 (11.20%) C#
22 95 (11.09%) BusinessObjects
23 93 (10.85%) Oracle
24 87 (10.15%) QlikView
25 82 (9.57%) Tableau
26 72 (8.40%) OLAP Cube
27 68 (7.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
28 65 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
29 60 (7.00%) NHS

Business Intelligence Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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
1 101 (11.79%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.45%) SAS
3 20 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 19 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.12%) CMS
6 1 (0.12%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.12%) Confluence
6 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.12%) IIS
Applications
1 110 (12.84%) MS Excel
2 49 (5.72%) PowerPivot
3 11 (1.28%) MS Office
4 4 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (2.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 16 (1.87%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.35%) Movex
6 3 (0.35%) Lawson
6 3 (0.35%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.35%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.23%) Maximo
7 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.12%) Sage BI
8 1 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.12%) Cerner Millennium
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.23%) Intranet
2 1 (0.12%) Internet
2 1 (0.12%) Wireless
2 1 (0.12%) HTTP
2 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 615 (71.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 586 (68.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 539 (62.89%) SQL Server
4 494 (57.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 448 (52.28%) Data Warehouse
6 149 (17.39%) OLAP
7 146 (17.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 144 (16.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 95 (11.09%) BusinessObjects
10 87 (10.15%) QlikView
11 72 (8.40%) OLAP Cube
12 68 (7.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 34 (3.97%) Relational Database
14 31 (3.62%) Oracle Database
14 31 (3.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 29 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
16 28 (3.27%) Microsoft Power View
17 25 (2.92%) Crystal Reports
18 23 (2.68%) Oracle BI EE
19 20 (2.33%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 65 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 21 (2.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 9 (1.05%) ERwin
5 4 (0.47%) JIRA
6 3 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (0.35%) MorphX
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.23%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.12%) Toad
8 1 (0.12%) CA Gen
General
1 195 (22.75%) Finance
2 49 (5.72%) Banking
3 33 (3.85%) Advertising
4 28 (3.27%) Retail
5 23 (2.68%) Investment Banking
5 23 (2.68%) Legal
6 17 (1.98%) Law
7 13 (1.52%) Marketing
8 8 (0.93%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.47%) Publishing
9 4 (0.47%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.35%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.35%) Games
11 2 (0.23%) Front Office
11 2 (0.23%) Electronics
11 2 (0.23%) Local Government
12 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (20.42%) MDX
2 122 (14.24%) .NET
3 40 (4.67%) ASP.NET
4 27 (3.15%) XML
5 22 (2.57%) .NET Framework
6 13 (1.52%) CSS
6 13 (1.52%) HTML
7 9 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (0.70%) Web Services
9 5 (0.58%) jQuery
9 5 (0.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (0.47%) AngularJS
10 4 (0.47%) RESTful
10 4 (0.47%) Entity Framework
10 4 (0.47%) DHTML
11 3 (0.35%) JSP
11 3 (0.35%) Servlets
11 3 (0.35%) EJB
11 3 (0.35%) Hibernate
11 3 (0.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.00%) NHS
2 55 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (6.18%) Visualisation
4 26 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 15 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 14 (1.63%) Data Integration
7 9 (1.05%) Clustering
8 6 (0.70%) Replication
9 5 (0.58%) Fixed Income
9 5 (0.58%) Grid Computing
9 5 (0.58%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.47%) Market Risk
10 4 (0.47%) Statistics
10 4 (0.47%) User Experience
11 3 (0.35%) Contract for Difference
11 3 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.35%) Informatics
11 3 (0.35%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.35%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 24 (2.80%) UNIX
2 13 (1.52%) Windows
3 9 (1.05%) Linux
3 9 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.12%) MVS
5 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 857 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 326 (38.04%) ETL
3 118 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (13.77%) Data Modelling
4 103 (12.02%) Kimball Methodology
5 55 (6.42%) Migration
6 54 (6.30%) Dimensional Modelling
7 45 (5.25%) Performance Tuning
8 44 (5.13%) Scrum
9 38 (4.43%) Data Analysis
10 34 (3.97%) Analytics
10 34 (3.97%) ETL Development
11 28 (3.27%) E-Commerce
12 25 (2.92%) Data Migration
13 23 (2.68%) CRM
14 22 (2.57%) Dashboard Development
15 19 (2.22%) SDLC
15 19 (2.22%) Data Transformation
15 19 (2.22%) Unit Testing
16 18 (2.10%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 623 (72.70%) SQL
2 318 (37.11%) T-SQL
3 96 (11.20%) C#
4 41 (4.78%) PL/SQL
5 28 (3.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 26 (3.03%) VB.NET
7 21 (2.45%) VBA
7 21 (2.45%) X++
8 18 (2.10%) JavaScript
9 16 (1.87%) Java
10 12 (1.40%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.28%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.17%) VB
13 7 (0.82%) R
14 4 (0.47%) C
14 4 (0.47%) XMLA
14 4 (0.47%) Python
15 3 (0.35%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
16 2 (0.23%) XQuery
16 2 (0.23%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 22 (2.57%) Security Cleared
2 17 (1.98%) SC Cleared
2 17 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (1.87%) Degree
4 9 (1.05%) MCTS
5 6 (0.70%) MCSA
6 5 (0.58%) MCITP
7 4 (0.47%) MCSE
8 3 (0.35%) HNC
8 3 (0.35%) HND
9 2 (0.23%) MCP
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (1.98%) Data Quality
2 15 (1.75%) Solvency II
3 7 (0.82%) QA
4 4 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.47%) Basel II
5 2 (0.23%) GAAP
6 1 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
6 1 (0.12%) SLA
6 1 (0.12%) CRD IV
System Software
1 6 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.47%) Control-M
2 2 (0.23%) SCOM
3 1 (0.12%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 287 (33.49%) Microsoft
2 93 (10.85%) Oracle
3 82 (9.57%) Tableau
4 47 (5.48%) Cognos
5 42 (4.90%) SAP
6 14 (1.63%) Sybase
7 11 (1.28%) TIBCO
7 11 (1.28%) Teradata
8 9 (1.05%) Informatica
9 8 (0.93%) Siebel
10 7 (0.82%) IBM
11 5 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.47%) Netezza
12 4 (0.47%) Sun
13 3 (0.35%) Sage
13 3 (0.35%) Cerner
13 3 (0.35%) Hyperion
13 3 (0.35%) Talend
13 3 (0.35%) Datameer
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