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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Business Intelligence Development Studio (BIDS)
Rank 615 587 578
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Development Studio 11 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.035% 0.043%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.096% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 20
Average daily rate £325 £350 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £245
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
11427 11219 11277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.16% 21.92% 22.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7708 7287 6806
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 164 219
Average hourly rate £34.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.75 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £50.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

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
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 8 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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -16 10 £325 -7.14% 1
North East -19 6 £325 -13.33%
Tyne and Wear - 6 £325 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £325 -
London +1 4 - -
City of London +48 2 - -
Scotland -8 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (69.57%) SQL
4 13 (56.52%) Finance
5 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (47.83%) ETL
7 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
9 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
9 8 (34.78%) Java
9 8 (34.78%) .NET
9 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
9 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
9 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (30.43%) MS Access
10 7 (30.43%) C#
10 7 (30.43%) VBA
11 6 (26.09%) DB2
11 6 (26.09%) C++
11 6 (26.09%) COBOL
11 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
11 6 (26.09%) Perl
11 6 (26.09%) Linux
11 6 (26.09%) Apache
11 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
11 6 (26.09%) IIS
11 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (26.09%) IBM

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (26.09%) Apache
1 6 (26.09%) CICS
1 6 (26.09%) IIS
1 6 (26.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) FTP
1 6 (26.09%) SSL
1 6 (26.09%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (30.43%) MS Access
5 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (26.09%) DB2
5 6 (26.09%) Easytrieve
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (21.74%) OLAP
6 5 (21.74%) OLAP Cube
6 5 (21.74%) PowerPivot
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (8.70%) Big Data
8 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
9 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (4.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
2 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Applications Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Database Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Report Writer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Microsoft Developer
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Business Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) CRM Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.35%) DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
2 6 (26.09%) ISPF
3 5 (21.74%) MDX
4 3 (13.04%) JSON
4 3 (13.04%) XML
5 1 (4.35%) FusionCharts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (26.09%) Mainframe
2 6 (26.09%) VSAM
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
1 6 (26.09%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (47.83%) ETL
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
4 4 (17.39%) Data Validation
4 4 (17.39%) Line Management
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Validation
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (13.04%) User Stories
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) ETL Development
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) AOP
7 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
3 7 (30.43%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) VBA
4 6 (26.09%) Assembly Language
4 6 (26.09%) C++
4 6 (26.09%) CLIST
4 6 (26.09%) COBOL
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 6 (26.09%) JCL
4 6 (26.09%) Perl
4 6 (26.09%) REXX
5 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) CA
2 6 (26.09%) IBM
2 6 (26.09%) Micro Focus
3 2 (8.70%) WorldPay
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Tableau