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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Business Intelligence Development Studio (BIDS)
Rank 563 585 516
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -69
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Development Studio 33 10 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.019% 0.080%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.28% 0.089% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 21
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £234 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.31

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
11804 11270 10108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.13% 21.29% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7764 7174 6079
Average daily rate £400 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.39% +1.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 181 219
Average hourly rate £28.69 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.71 £14.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +20.00%

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 May 2015.

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 21 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 May 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 +2 33 £325 +18.18% 4
North East +1 11 £325 +34.43%
Darlington - 10 £325 -
Durham - 10 £325 -
London +9 8 £400 -
South East +2 6 £325 +18.18% 4
West Yorkshire - 6 £285 -
Yorkshire - 6 £285 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
City of London +16 3 - -
Halifax - 3 £285 -
Leeds - 2 £265 -
North West -17 1 £350 +27.27%
Romford - 1 - -
Derby - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £325 -
Brighton - 1 £325 - 2
East Midlands - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £350 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £325 - 2

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 50 (94.34%) SQL
2 46 (86.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (84.91%) SQL Server
4 40 (75.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (54.72%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (41.51%) Finance
7 20 (37.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (35.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 17 (32.08%) T-SQL
10 16 (30.19%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
12 14 (26.42%) ETL
12 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
13 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (24.53%) Relational Database
14 11 (20.75%) .NET
14 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio
15 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (15.09%) VBA
17 7 (13.21%) MS Office
17 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 7 (13.21%) WFM
17 7 (13.21%) Back Office
18 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
18 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2005
18 6 (11.32%) Data Management
18 6 (11.32%) Business Analysis
18 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
18 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
18 6 (11.32%) C#

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.21%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) Agresso
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Internet
2 4 (7.55%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (86.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 45 (84.91%) SQL Server
3 40 (75.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (37.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (30.19%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (24.53%) Relational Database
7 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (9.43%) SSDT
11 4 (7.55%) MS Access
12 3 (5.66%) DTS
13 2 (3.77%) OLAP
14 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Power View
14 1 (1.89%) OLAP Cube
14 1 (1.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 1 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
14 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio
3 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Back Office
3 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Electronics
5 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (67.92%) Developer
2 28 (52.83%) SQL Developer
3 6 (11.32%) SQL DBA
3 6 (11.32%) DBA
4 5 (9.43%) Tester
5 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Database Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Excel Developer
7 2 (3.77%) VBA Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Programmer
7 2 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Programmer
8 1 (1.89%) Designer
8 1 (1.89%) Application Development Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Applications Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Development Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) .NET
2 5 (9.43%) jQuery
3 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.77%) HTML
4 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.77%) CSS
4 2 (3.77%) SOAP
5 1 (1.89%) RESTful
5 1 (1.89%) Web Services
5 1 (1.89%) XML
5 1 (1.89%) XSL
5 1 (1.89%) XHTML
5 1 (1.89%) SAP XI
5 1 (1.89%) LINQ
5 1 (1.89%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.77%) NHS
2 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) DTV
3 1 (1.89%) Statistics
3 1 (1.89%) Informatics
3 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
1 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (26.42%) ETL
3 7 (13.21%) WFM
4 6 (11.32%) Data Management
4 6 (11.32%) Business Analysis
4 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
5 5 (9.43%) Test Strategy
5 5 (9.43%) Regression Testing
5 5 (9.43%) Integration Testing
5 5 (9.43%) Manual Testing
5 5 (9.43%) Web Development
5 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.66%) Analytics
7 3 (5.66%) CRM
7 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.66%) Validation
7 3 (5.66%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 50 (94.34%) SQL
2 17 (32.08%) T-SQL
3 8 (15.09%) VBA
4 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.32%) C#
5 4 (7.55%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.77%) Java
6 2 (3.77%) VB
7 1 (1.89%) PHP
7 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.89%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) ISEB
3 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) WorldPay
3 1 (1.89%) Tableau
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Siebel
3 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.89%) Teradata