Period
to 8 July 2020

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

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.

BI Developer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 85 87
Rank change year-on-year +40 +2 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 12 13 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.04% 0.93% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 0.97% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 16
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £361 £363 £363
90th Percentile £538 £500 £481
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year +94.44% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 551 1,334 1,474
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.71% 95.35% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 933 979
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £179 £213 £194
90th Percentile £596 £575 £563
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 35 49
Median hourly rate £19.20 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +20.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.62 £47.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.60 £15.00
% change year-on-year +5.11% +17.33% -14.29%

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Birmingham

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in Birmingham.

Daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Birmingham

Business Intelligence Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in Birmingham over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in Birmingham

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, Business Intelligence Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (66.67%) Power BI
3 8 (66.67%) Power Platform
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) Azure
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
6 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
6 5 (41.67%) C#
6 5 (41.67%) ETL
7 4 (33.33%) Python
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
8 3 (25.00%) HTML
8 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (25.00%) CSS
8 3 (25.00%) JIRA
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (16.67%) Analytics
9 2 (16.67%) User Stories
9 2 (16.67%) SaaS
9 2 (16.67%) PaaS

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Power Platform
2 6 (50.00%) Azure
3 2 (16.67%) PaaS
3 2 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (8.33%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) Power BI
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (8.33%) BODI
7 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (8.33%) OLAP
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (8.33%) QlikView
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) MDX
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
3 5 (41.67%) ETL
4 3 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Backlog Management
5 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (16.67%) Product Backlog
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) E-business
6 1 (8.33%) Fund Management
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Python
5 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (16.67%) R
7 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Tableau
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) SAP