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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Developer
Rank 293 285 264
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 354 332 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.65% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.71% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 233 224
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£381 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.57% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £334 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £24.00

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
48597 46888 42182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.39% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29825 27690 24082
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1851 1997 2274
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 3 March 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
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 3 March 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 -7 330 £388 -6.06% 172
London -19 165 £420 -6.66% 72
City of London +5 64 £400 -5.88% 31
North West +13 46 £331 +26.19% 22
South East -16 38 £381 -4.68% 20
South West -9 24 £340 -9.33% 9
Yorkshire -4 23 £325 -13.33% 17
Scotland +15 17 £363 +52.63% 1
Manchester -3 17 £304 +38.85% 12
West Midlands 0 16 £396 +17.40% 10
West Yorkshire -10 14 £318 -29.44% 13
Berkshire -3 13 £375 -6.25% 1
Cheshire +7 12 £500 +81.81% 4
East of England +7 10 £365 +5.79% 6
Bristol -4 9 £363 +22.88% 2
Glasgow +4 8 £363 +52.63%
Birmingham +3 8 £368 -2.00% 3
Lancashire -8 8 £425 +54.54% 1
South Yorkshire +6 7 £325 +8.33% 1
Leeds -13 6 £319 -29.11% 7
Edinburgh - 6 £300 - 1
Bradford 0 5 £296 - 5
Reading -3 5 £381 -4.68%
East Midlands -5 5 £338 +8.00% 13
Sheffield - 5 £313 -
Cambridgeshire +1 4 £425 +54.54% 2
Somerset 0 4 £340 -
Surrey -3 4 £375 -6.25% 2
Liverpool -5 4 £414 - 1
Merseyside -10 4 £414 - 2

Business Intelligence Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 636 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 466 (73.27%) SQL
3 415 (65.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 370 (58.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 341 (53.62%) SQL Server
6 305 (47.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 284 (44.65%) Data Warehouse
8 221 (34.75%) ETL
9 205 (32.23%) Microsoft
10 198 (31.13%) T-SQL
11 125 (19.65%) OLAP
12 120 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
13 117 (18.40%) Finance
14 104 (16.35%) MDX
15 83 (13.05%) Oracle
16 80 (12.58%) Tableau
17 70 (11.01%) QlikView
17 70 (11.01%) Data Modelling
18 69 (10.85%) Business Objects
19 68 (10.69%) Cognos
19 68 (10.69%) SQL Server 2012
20 67 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
21 63 (9.91%) SharePoint
22 62 (9.75%) NHS
23 60 (9.43%) MS Excel
24 59 (9.28%) OLAP Cube
25 55 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
26 52 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
27 47 (7.39%) Analytics
28 46 (7.23%) SAP

Business Intelligence Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 63 (9.91%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.04%) SAS
3 11 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.16%) TPMS
6 1 (0.16%) Confluence
6 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 60 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.82%) PowerPivot
3 11 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.42%) MS Office
5 3 (0.47%) SPSS
6 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 42 (6.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.31%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.16%) SAP xRPM
7 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.16%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Utilities
7 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
7 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
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 415 (65.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 370 (58.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 341 (53.62%) SQL Server
4 305 (47.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 284 (44.65%) Data Warehouse
6 125 (19.65%) OLAP
7 120 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 70 (11.01%) QlikView
9 68 (10.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 59 (9.28%) OLAP Cube
11 30 (4.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 25 (3.93%) BusinessObjects
13 21 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
13 21 (3.30%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 20 (3.14%) Cognos Report Studio
15 19 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
15 19 (2.99%) SAP Data Services
16 17 (2.67%) Oracle Database
16 17 (2.67%) Data Mining
17 16 (2.52%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 20 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 20 (3.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (1.73%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.63%) JIRA
4 3 (0.47%) Toad
4 3 (0.47%) JDeveloper
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.16%) ERwin
6 1 (0.16%) Subversion
6 1 (0.16%) CA Gen
General
1 117 (18.40%) Finance
2 28 (4.40%) Retail
3 23 (3.62%) Banking
4 19 (2.99%) Legal
5 15 (2.36%) Advertising
6 11 (1.73%) Marketing
7 9 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.94%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.79%) Games
9 5 (0.79%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.63%) Law
10 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.47%) Publishing
12 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.31%) Electronics
13 1 (0.16%) Front Office
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
13 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (16.35%) MDX
2 45 (7.08%) .NET
3 24 (3.77%) XML
4 20 (3.14%) ASP.NET
5 13 (2.04%) HTML
6 9 (1.42%) HTML5
7 8 (1.26%) CSS
8 4 (0.63%) jQuery
9 3 (0.47%) Web Services
10 2 (0.31%) WCF
10 2 (0.31%) Highcharts JS
10 2 (0.31%) J2EE
10 2 (0.31%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.31%) SAP XI
11 1 (0.16%) Spring
11 1 (0.16%) NHibernate
11 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.16%) XSL
11 1 (0.16%) Spring MVC
11 1 (0.16%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 62 (9.75%) NHS
2 52 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.03%) Visualisation
4 15 (2.36%) Data Integration
5 11 (1.73%) Algorithms
6 7 (1.10%) Computer Science
7 6 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 6 (0.94%) Data Structures
8 5 (0.79%) Data Extraction
8 5 (0.79%) Fixed Income
8 5 (0.79%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.63%) User Experience
10 3 (0.47%) FMCG
10 3 (0.47%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.31%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.31%) Physics
11 2 (0.31%) Online Games
11 2 (0.31%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (0.31%) Statistics
11 2 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.36%) UNIX
2 7 (1.10%) Windows
3 2 (0.31%) Linux
4 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 636 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 221 (34.75%) ETL
3 70 (11.01%) Data Modelling
4 67 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
5 55 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (7.39%) Analytics
7 43 (6.76%) Migration
8 42 (6.60%) Dimensional Modelling
9 38 (5.97%) Data Analysis
10 37 (5.82%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (2.36%) Data Transformation
11 15 (2.36%) CRM
11 15 (2.36%) Data Migration
12 14 (2.20%) E-Commerce
13 13 (2.04%) Project Management
13 13 (2.04%) Scrum
14 11 (1.73%) Data Management
14 11 (1.73%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (1.57%) Data Cleansing
15 10 (1.57%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 466 (73.27%) SQL
2 198 (31.13%) T-SQL
3 40 (6.29%) C#
4 37 (5.82%) PL/SQL
5 17 (2.67%) VBA
6 14 (2.20%) Java
6 14 (2.20%) R
7 10 (1.57%) ABAP
8 9 (1.42%) JavaScript
9 8 (1.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 6 (0.94%) VB
11 5 (0.79%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.79%) C
12 4 (0.63%) Python
13 3 (0.47%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
14 2 (0.31%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.16%) Scala
15 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.16%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (4.56%) Security Cleared
2 24 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (2.04%) Degree
5 12 (1.89%) VCP4
6 9 (1.42%) MCTS
7 8 (1.26%) MCITP
8 4 (0.63%) MCSE
8 4 (0.63%) MCSA
9 1 (0.16%) ISEB
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.79%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.63%) QA
3 1 (0.16%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.16%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (0.31%) SCOM
2 1 (0.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 205 (32.23%) Microsoft
2 83 (13.05%) Oracle
3 80 (12.58%) Tableau
4 69 (10.85%) Business Objects
5 68 (10.69%) Cognos
6 46 (7.23%) SAP
7 13 (2.04%) Teradata
8 9 (1.42%) MicroStrategy
8 9 (1.42%) Jaspersoft
9 7 (1.10%) IBM
9 7 (1.10%) Informatica
10 6 (0.94%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.47%) Google
11 3 (0.47%) Sun
11 3 (0.47%) Alteryx
12 2 (0.31%) RedPrairie
12 2 (0.31%) Talend
12 2 (0.31%) Cerner
12 2 (0.31%) ILOG
12 2 (0.31%) CODA
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