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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Developer
Rank 316 231 317
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +86
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 334 450 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.85% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.92% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 314 196
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£375 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £116.25 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +127.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £116.25 £51.00
% change year-on-year
- +127.94%

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
52093 48868 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.10% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31576 29013 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2015 2118 2639
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -92 291 £375 - 122
London -62 128 £425 +4.93% 61
South East -36 37 £373 +3.47% 11
City of London -11 35 £419 +8.06% 25
North West -14 33 £325 -7.14% 22
East of England -28 24 £350 -12.50% 5
South West -21 22 £325 +21.49% 7
Manchester -14 21 £325 -5.17% 15
Scotland -8 20 £388 +10.71% 11
Yorkshire -13 18 £325 +3.17% 5
West Yorkshire +5 14 £325 -7.14% 4
East Midlands -8 11 £375 +25.00% 3
Bristol -10 11 £325 -31.57% 1
Edinburgh -5 10 £350 - 5
Hampshire -7 10 £425 +41.66% 4
West Midlands -16 10 £323 -22.75% 7
Cardiff -12 8 £325 -13.33% 1
Glasgow -13 8 £400 +77.77% 6
South Wales -16 8 £325 -13.33% 1
Wales -19 8 £325 -13.33% 1
Leeds 0 7 £325 -10.34% 2
Surrey -1 7 £348 -7.33% 5
Essex -1 6 £369 - 1
Cambridgeshire -6 6 £325 -23.52% 2
Berkshire +10 5 £400 +77.77% 2
Cheshire +1 5 £275 -13.72% 2
Bradford -1 4 - - 2
West Sussex -5 4 £375 -3.22%
Lancashire -8 4 £314 +20.67% 2
Hertfordshire -19 4 £425 +1.19%

Business Intelligence Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 681 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 449 (65.93%) SQL
3 436 (64.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 426 (62.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 375 (55.07%) SQL Server
6 362 (53.16%) Data Warehouse
7 344 (50.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 254 (37.30%) ETL
9 216 (31.72%) Microsoft
10 180 (26.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 170 (24.96%) T-SQL
12 147 (21.59%) Finance
13 100 (14.68%) OLAP
14 99 (14.54%) MS Excel
15 98 (14.39%) MDX
16 83 (12.19%) SQL Server 2012
17 82 (12.04%) Cognos
18 79 (11.60%) Oracle
19 78 (11.45%) Data Modelling
20 70 (10.28%) Kimball Methodology
21 67 (9.84%) SharePoint
22 66 (9.69%) Business Objects
23 58 (8.52%) NHS
23 58 (8.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
24 56 (8.22%) .NET
25 54 (7.93%) Dimensional Modelling
26 53 (7.78%) Migration
27 51 (7.49%) QlikView
28 47 (6.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
29 46 (6.75%) Tableau

Business Intelligence Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 67 (9.84%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.94%) SAS
3 16 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.44%) Apache Pig
4 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 99 (14.54%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.08%) PowerPivot
3 6 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.88%) MS Office
4 3 (0.44%) MS Project
5 2 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) FastStats
6 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 47 (6.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 25 (3.67%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (2.06%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.59%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.44%) Academy Housing
6 2 (0.29%) Adaptiv
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.15%) Magento
7 1 (0.15%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (0.15%) SAP ECC
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.15%) Broadband
1 1 (0.15%) HTTP
1 1 (0.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (64.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 426 (62.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 375 (55.07%) SQL Server
4 362 (53.16%) Data Warehouse
5 344 (50.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 180 (26.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 100 (14.68%) OLAP
8 83 (12.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 58 (8.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 51 (7.49%) QlikView
11 44 (6.46%) SQL Server 2005
12 40 (5.87%) Relational Database
13 38 (5.58%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 31 (4.55%) Cognos Report Studio
15 27 (3.96%) Hadoop
16 25 (3.67%) OLTP
17 24 (3.52%) Oracle BI EE
18 23 (3.38%) Star Schema
19 22 (3.23%) Cognos Transformer
20 21 (3.08%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 19 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (2.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 15 (2.20%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.44%) Toad
4 3 (0.44%) Subversion
4 3 (0.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
General
1 147 (21.59%) Finance
2 42 (6.17%) Banking
3 23 (3.38%) Retail
4 12 (1.76%) Advertising
5 11 (1.62%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.32%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.03%) Marketing
7 7 (1.03%) Games
8 6 (0.88%) Legal
8 6 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.73%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.44%) Front Office
10 3 (0.44%) Billing
11 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.29%) Publishing
11 2 (0.29%) Back Office
11 2 (0.29%) Law
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (14.39%) MDX
2 56 (8.22%) .NET
3 14 (2.06%) ASP.NET
4 11 (1.62%) XML
5 8 (1.17%) HTML
6 4 (0.59%) CSS
7 3 (0.44%) Web Services
7 3 (0.44%) JSON
7 3 (0.44%) WCF
8 2 (0.29%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.29%) XSLT
9 1 (0.15%) SAP XI
9 1 (0.15%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.15%) jQuery
9 1 (0.15%) RESTful
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Avro
9 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 58 (8.52%) NHS
2 25 (3.67%) Data Integration
3 15 (2.20%) Visualisation
4 11 (1.62%) Computer Science
5 5 (0.73%) IVR
5 5 (0.73%) Online Games
6 4 (0.59%) Fixed Income
6 4 (0.59%) Management Information System
6 4 (0.59%) Data Extraction
7 3 (0.44%) Market Risk
7 3 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.44%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.29%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.29%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.29%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.29%) Open Source
9 1 (0.15%) Social Media
9 1 (0.15%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.15%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (1.91%) UNIX
2 8 (1.17%) Windows
3 2 (0.29%) Linux
4 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 681 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 254 (37.30%) ETL
3 78 (11.45%) Data Modelling
4 70 (10.28%) Kimball Methodology
5 54 (7.93%) Dimensional Modelling
6 53 (7.78%) Migration
7 44 (6.46%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (6.02%) Analytics
9 35 (5.14%) Unit Testing
10 24 (3.52%) Performance Tuning
11 22 (3.23%) Data Analysis
11 22 (3.23%) Project Management
12 21 (3.08%) E-Commerce
12 21 (3.08%) Data Management
12 21 (3.08%) Data Migration
13 20 (2.94%) System Testing
14 18 (2.64%) Data Transformation
15 17 (2.50%) TDD
16 15 (2.20%) CRM
17 14 (2.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 449 (65.93%) SQL
2 170 (24.96%) T-SQL
3 36 (5.29%) C#
4 20 (2.94%) VBA
5 17 (2.50%) PL/SQL
6 10 (1.47%) Java
7 9 (1.32%) VB.NET
7 9 (1.32%) X++
8 6 (0.88%) ABAP
8 6 (0.88%) Shell Script
8 6 (0.88%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.73%) VB
9 5 (0.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (0.44%) Python
11 2 (0.29%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.29%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.29%) VC++
11 2 (0.29%) Perl
11 2 (0.29%) PHP
11 2 (0.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (3.67%) Degree
2 17 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (2.20%) MCTS
4 14 (2.06%) MCITP
5 4 (0.59%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.44%) SAP Certification
7 2 (0.29%) MCSE
7 2 (0.29%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 1 (0.15%) MCSA
8 1 (0.15%) ACCA
8 1 (0.15%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.91%) QA
2 8 (1.17%) Solvency II
2 8 (1.17%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) SLA
5 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
System Software
1 5 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) Control-M
Vendors
1 216 (31.72%) Microsoft
2 82 (12.04%) Cognos
3 79 (11.60%) Oracle
4 66 (9.69%) Business Objects
5 46 (6.75%) Tableau
6 35 (5.14%) SAP
7 17 (2.50%) IBM
7 17 (2.50%) Informatica
8 16 (2.35%) MicroStrategy
9 9 (1.32%) Teradata
10 8 (1.17%) Ab Initio
10 8 (1.17%) Netezza
11 6 (0.88%) Actuate
12 5 (0.73%) Genesys
13 3 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.29%) Hyperion
14 2 (0.29%) Siebel
14 2 (0.29%) Sybase
14 2 (0.29%) Adobe
15 1 (0.15%) Sun
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