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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Business Intelligence Development Studio (BIDS)
Rank 573 512 577
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +65
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Development Studio 14 32 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.067% 0.018%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.31% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 3
Average daily rate £275 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.71%
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
12193 10309 11983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.66% 21.60% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7667 6285 6801
Average daily rate £388 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.64% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 199 252
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £15.14 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.50
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 18 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 27 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 18 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 -104 14 £275 -15.38% 4
London -29 3 £550 +18.91% 1
South East -14 2 £275 -36.04% 3
City of London -17 1 - -
East of England -27 1 £325 -3.70%
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brighton - - - - 1
Derby - - - -
Harrogate - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Sevenoaks - - - -
Thame - - - - 1
Walsall - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Leicestershire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 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 32 (96.97%) SQL
1 32 (96.97%) SQL Server
2 21 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 21 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (57.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (51.52%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (39.39%) Banking
6 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 10 (30.30%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (30.30%) .NET
9 9 (27.27%) Replication
9 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
10 8 (24.24%) Clustering
10 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (21.21%) Finance
11 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2000
11 7 (21.21%) C#
12 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (18.18%) DV Cleared
13 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (15.15%) VBA
13 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (15.15%) Veritas
13 5 (15.15%) Windows
13 5 (15.15%) MCDBA
13 5 (15.15%) MCT
13 5 (15.15%) VMware
14 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
14 4 (12.12%) T-SQL

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (96.97%) SQL Server
2 21 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 21 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (57.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (51.52%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (12.12%) QlikView
8 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (6.06%) MS Access
10 2 (6.06%) OLAP
10 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
11 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (3.03%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (3.03%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (39.39%) Banking
2 7 (21.21%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) SQL Developer
3 14 (42.42%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 7 (21.21%) SQL DBA
4 7 (21.21%) DBA
5 4 (12.12%) Server Support
6 3 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (6.06%) VBA Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Report Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Report Writer
8 1 (3.03%) Development DBA
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Development DBA
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior SQL Developer
8 1 (3.03%) RAD Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.09%) XML
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) XSD
3 2 (6.06%) MDX
4 1 (3.03%) JSON
4 1 (3.03%) LINQ
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.03%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) XHTML
4 1 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Replication
2 8 (24.24%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) Web 2.0
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.06%) Data Transformation
5 2 (6.06%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.03%) Database Security
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.03%) High Availability
6 1 (3.03%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (3.03%) Database Tuning
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
6 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.03%) ETL
6 1 (3.03%) RAD
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) VBA
4 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) VB6
6 2 (6.06%) MATLAB
6 2 (6.06%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (15.15%) MCDBA
3 5 (15.15%) MCT
4 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Veritas
1 5 (15.15%) VMware
2 4 (12.12%) Business Objects
3 3 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle