The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BI Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 39 45 53
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 17 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.71% 2.01% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 2.12% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 6
Median daily rate £388 £375 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £345 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £435 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £69.07 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 606 613 711
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.50% 94.89% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 383 453
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £227 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 25
Median hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.93% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £35.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Birmingham

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Birmingham

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in Birmingham

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Business Intelligence Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (80.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 19 (73.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (69.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (65.38%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (61.54%) SQL
8 15 (57.69%) ETL
9 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2016
10 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
11 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (26.92%) Kimball Methodology
13 6 (23.08%) QlikView
14 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
15 4 (15.38%) Power BI
16 3 (11.54%) MDX
16 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
16 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
16 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
16 3 (11.54%) OLAP
16 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
16 3 (11.54%) TDD
16 3 (11.54%) Analytics
17 2 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
17 2 (7.69%) Advertising
17 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
17 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 19 (73.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (69.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (65.38%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (23.08%) QlikView
8 4 (15.38%) Power BI
9 3 (11.54%) OLAP
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (3.85%) Data Mart
11 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
11 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) MDX
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (57.69%) ETL
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (11.54%) Analytics
4 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) BDD
5 2 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Data Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (3.85%) ERP
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) Master Data Management
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Cognos
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle