The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Business Intelligence Development Studio (BIDS)
Rank 574 509 569
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +60
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Development Studio 13 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.061% 0.018%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.28% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 3
Average daily rate £275 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £15.31 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.31 -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11882 10245 11884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.77% 21.48% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7503 6192 6760
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 205 246
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%

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 24 April 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 23 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -63 13 £275 -12.00% 2
London -16 3 £550 +12.76%
South East -2 2 £275 - 2
City of London -3 1 - -
East of England -22 1 £325 -
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brighton - - - - 1
Derby - - - -
Harrogate - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Sevenoaks - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 31 (96.88%) SQL
1 31 (96.88%) SQL Server
2 21 (65.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (53.13%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (40.63%) Banking
7 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 10 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
10 9 (28.13%) Replication
10 9 (28.13%) .NET
11 8 (25.00%) Clustering
12 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (21.88%) C#
13 6 (18.75%) Finance
13 6 (18.75%) DV Cleared
14 5 (15.63%) VMware
14 5 (15.63%) Windows
14 5 (15.63%) MCDBA
14 5 (15.63%) MCT
14 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (15.63%) Veritas
15 4 (12.50%) VBA
15 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
15 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
15 4 (12.50%) Business Objects

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (96.88%) SQL Server
2 21 (65.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (53.13%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (12.50%) QlikView
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (9.38%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (6.25%) OLAP
9 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (6.25%) MS Access
10 1 (3.13%) SQLPlus
10 1 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (40.63%) Banking
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 16 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 14 (43.75%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 7 (21.88%) SQL DBA
4 7 (21.88%) DBA
5 4 (12.50%) Server Support
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Report Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Report Writer
8 1 (3.13%) Development DBA
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Development DBA
8 1 (3.13%) RAD Developer
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior SQL Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
2 3 (9.38%) XML
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) MDX
3 2 (6.25%) XSD
4 1 (3.13%) XHTML
4 1 (3.13%) Ajax
4 1 (3.13%) JSON
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) LINQ
4 1 (3.13%) jQuery
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Replication
2 8 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Web 2.0
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Data Transformation
5 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.25%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) ETL
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) MVC
6 1 (3.13%) Database Security
6 1 (3.13%) RAD
6 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Time Management
6 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Database Tuning
6 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.13%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.50%) VBA
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) VB
5 2 (6.25%) VB6
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) DV Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) MCDBA
3 5 (15.63%) MCT
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Veritas
1 5 (15.63%) VMware
2 4 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 3 (9.38%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle