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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Developer
Rank 293 262 291
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 329 342 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.70% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.76% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 234 198
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £525 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £28.00 £32.67 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.29% +6.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £31.73 £25.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £33.61 £36.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £32.67 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+10.19% +6.24%

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
46318 45203 42184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.55% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29063 26904 23919
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1785 1961 2473
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.48 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% -5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -26 305 £375 -3.22% 166
London -27 145 £406 -3.27% 67
North West +25 48 £320 +17.43% 18
City of London -9 48 £400 - 26
South West -6 25 £345 +2.22% 7
South East -30 25 £381 +4.45% 16
Yorkshire +7 23 £325 -13.33% 19
Scotland +7 18 £350 +15.22% 6
West Midlands +1 16 £350 -12.50% 16
Manchester 0 16 £288 +5.50% 11
East of England +8 15 £375 +8.69% 11
Merseyside +3 15 £515 +71.66%
Berkshire +2 13 £375 -7.69% 1
West Yorkshire +2 12 £310 +9.73% 14
Bristol 0 11 £400 +27.49% 3
East Midlands +19 10 £350 +12.00% 11
Liverpool 0 9 £515 +71.66%
South Yorkshire - 9 £325 - 2
Cambridgeshire -6 8 £404 +17.02% 6
Leeds -9 8 £331 +17.25% 9
Gloucestershire -9 7 £388 -18.42% 1
Sheffield - 7 £313 - 2
Reading +7 6 £375 -7.69% 1
Cheshire +5 6 £525 +90.90% 5
Glasgow +1 6 £350 +15.22% 4
Coventry +4 4 £340 - 3
Nottinghamshire -3 4 £350 +13.36% 5
Hertfordshire +2 3 £400 +60.00% 1
Somerset +1 3 £340 - 1
Birmingham -5 3 £368 -13.52% 2

Business Intelligence Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 605 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 444 (73.39%) SQL
3 400 (66.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 354 (58.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 327 (54.05%) SQL Server
6 277 (45.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 272 (44.96%) Data Warehouse
8 212 (35.04%) ETL
9 200 (33.06%) Microsoft
10 193 (31.90%) T-SQL
11 132 (21.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 121 (20.00%) OLAP
13 114 (18.84%) Finance
14 91 (15.04%) MDX
15 82 (13.55%) Oracle
16 75 (12.40%) Cognos
16 75 (12.40%) Tableau
17 72 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
18 68 (11.24%) Business Objects
19 64 (10.58%) Data Modelling
19 64 (10.58%) Kimball Methodology
20 61 (10.08%) QlikView
21 60 (9.92%) NHS
22 59 (9.75%) OLAP Cube
23 56 (9.26%) SharePoint
24 54 (8.93%) MS Excel
24 54 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
25 46 (7.60%) SAP
25 46 (7.60%) .NET
25 46 (7.60%) Analytical Skills

Business Intelligence Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 56 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.64%) SAS
3 11 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.17%) TPMS
6 1 (0.17%) Confluence
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 54 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.97%) PowerPivot
3 8 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.83%) MS Office
5 4 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.50%) SPSS
7 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 43 (7.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 17 (2.81%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.32%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.17%) SAP xRPM
7 1 (0.17%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.17%) Responsys
1 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.17%) SaaS
1 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 400 (66.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 354 (58.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 327 (54.05%) SQL Server
4 277 (45.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 272 (44.96%) Data Warehouse
6 132 (21.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 121 (20.00%) OLAP
8 72 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 61 (10.08%) QlikView
10 59 (9.75%) OLAP Cube
11 31 (5.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 27 (4.46%) Cognos Report Studio
13 26 (4.30%) BusinessObjects
14 23 (3.80%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 21 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
16 19 (3.14%) Oracle Reports
17 18 (2.98%) SAP Data Services
18 16 (2.64%) Oracle Database
18 16 (2.64%) Cognos Analysis Studio
19 15 (2.48%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 19 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (1.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 11 (1.82%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.83%) Toad
5 3 (0.50%) JDeveloper
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.33%) Subversion
6 2 (0.33%) JIRA
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.17%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.17%) ERwin
General
1 114 (18.84%) Finance
2 27 (4.46%) Retail
3 21 (3.47%) Banking
4 18 (2.98%) Advertising
5 13 (2.15%) Legal
6 11 (1.82%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.49%) Marketing
8 8 (1.32%) Games
9 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.66%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.66%) Publishing
10 4 (0.66%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.33%) Front Office
11 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.17%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (15.04%) MDX
2 46 (7.60%) .NET
3 19 (3.14%) ASP.NET
4 16 (2.64%) XML
5 15 (2.48%) HTML
6 9 (1.49%) HTML5
7 7 (1.16%) CSS
8 3 (0.50%) Web Services
9 2 (0.33%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.33%) SAP XI
9 2 (0.33%) WCF
10 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.17%) RESTful
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.17%) Spring MVC
10 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.17%) CSS3
10 1 (0.17%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.17%) D3.js
10 1 (0.17%) Raphaël
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.92%) NHS
2 46 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (4.13%) Visualisation
4 20 (3.31%) Data Integration
5 11 (1.82%) Algorithms
6 6 (0.99%) Computer Science
6 6 (0.99%) Online Games
7 5 (0.83%) Mathematics
7 5 (0.83%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.50%) User Experience
8 3 (0.50%) FMCG
8 3 (0.50%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.50%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.50%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.33%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.33%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.33%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (0.33%) Physics
9 2 (0.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.47%) UNIX
2 9 (1.49%) Windows
3 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 605 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 212 (35.04%) ETL
3 64 (10.58%) Data Modelling
3 64 (10.58%) Kimball Methodology
4 54 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (7.27%) Migration
6 40 (6.61%) Dimensional Modelling
7 37 (6.12%) Analytics
8 31 (5.12%) Data Analysis
9 30 (4.96%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (2.64%) Data Migration
11 15 (2.48%) Scrum
12 14 (2.31%) CRM
12 14 (2.31%) Change Control
13 13 (2.15%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (1.82%) Data Transformation
14 11 (1.82%) E-Commerce
14 11 (1.82%) Data Management
15 10 (1.65%) TDD
16 9 (1.49%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 444 (73.39%) SQL
2 193 (31.90%) T-SQL
3 39 (6.45%) PL/SQL
4 37 (6.12%) C#
5 19 (3.14%) VBA
6 10 (1.65%) ABAP
6 10 (1.65%) R
7 9 (1.49%) Java
8 8 (1.32%) JavaScript
8 8 (1.32%) VB
8 8 (1.32%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (0.83%) VB.NET
9 5 (0.83%) C
10 2 (0.33%) Python
10 2 (0.33%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.17%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
11 1 (0.17%) X++
11 1 (0.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (3.97%) Security Cleared
2 19 (3.14%) SC Cleared
3 16 (2.64%) Degree
4 15 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.49%) MCTS
6 6 (0.99%) MCITP
7 3 (0.50%) MCSA
8 2 (0.33%) MCSE
9 1 (0.17%) ISEB
9 1 (0.17%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.16%) QA
2 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.17%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 200 (33.06%) Microsoft
2 82 (13.55%) Oracle
3 75 (12.40%) Cognos
3 75 (12.40%) Tableau
4 68 (11.24%) Business Objects
5 46 (7.60%) SAP
6 17 (2.81%) Teradata
7 10 (1.65%) IBM
8 9 (1.49%) Jaspersoft
9 8 (1.32%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (0.99%) Informatica
10 6 (0.99%) Netezza
11 5 (0.83%) Ab Initio
12 3 (0.50%) Alteryx
12 3 (0.50%) Google
12 3 (0.50%) Sun
12 3 (0.50%) CODA
13 2 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.33%) Primavera
13 2 (0.33%) JD Edwards
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