The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence Development Studio skills 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 Development Studio 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
Microsoft Business Intelligence Development Studio (BIDS)
Rank 591 550 563
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +13
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Development Studio 15 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.055% 0.048%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.12% 0.25% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 12
Average daily rate
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£294 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £244 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £374 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £294 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.48% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12018 11544 12124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.25% 21.91% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7443 7141 7010
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 199 306
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £27.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence Development Studio within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Business Intelligence Development Studio Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Intelligence Development Studio Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Development Studio within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Business Intelligence Development Studio Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business Intelligence Development Studio Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Top 25 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 Development Studio 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 -32 13 £288 -11.53% 3
North West -8 5 £270 +13.68%
West Yorkshire 0 2 £288 -12.87%
Yorkshire -1 2 £288 -12.87% 1
Manchester - 2 £270 -
London +7 1 - - 2
Okehampton - - - -
Reading - - - -
Skipton - - - - 1
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Devon - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - -
City of London - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
Bath - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Bury - - - -
Exeter - - - -
Harrogate - - - -
Leeds - - - -

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Business Intelligence Development Studio also 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 that cited Business Intelligence Development Studio.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (92.00%) SQL
3 14 (56.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
6 10 (40.00%) ETL
6 10 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (32.00%) OLAP
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (24.00%) QlikView
9 6 (24.00%) Replication
9 6 (24.00%) Clustering
9 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (24.00%) Finance
10 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.00%) VBA
10 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
11 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (16.00%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (16.00%) MCDBA
11 4 (16.00%) MCT
11 4 (16.00%) Windows
11 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Business Intelligence Development Studio also 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 that cited Business Intelligence Development Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Academy Housing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (56.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (32.00%) OLAP
5 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (24.00%) QlikView
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (12.00%) OLTP
9 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (8.00%) MySQL
10 1 (4.00%) Big Data
10 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
10 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (4.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Server Support
5 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
5 3 (12.00%) DBA
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Report Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Data Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Development DBA
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Development DBA
7 1 (4.00%) RAD Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) QlikView Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) MDX
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) XHTML
3 1 (4.00%) Ajax
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) JSON
3 1 (4.00%) LINQ
3 1 (4.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Replication
1 6 (24.00%) Clustering
2 4 (16.00%) NHS
3 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (40.00%) ETL
2 10 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (16.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Data Transformation
5 2 (8.00%) Data Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) RAD
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) Validation
6 1 (4.00%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (4.00%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (20.00%) VBA
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) MCDBA
3 4 (16.00%) MCT
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Veritas
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.00%) Tableau