Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 20 November 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.

BI Developer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 81 67
Rank change year-on-year +5 -14 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 19 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.21% 1.60% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.66% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 11
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £434 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.83% +33.54% +6.56%
10th Percentile £347 £253 £213
90th Percentile £474 £605 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £369 £350
% change year-on-year +15.25% +5.36% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £59.00 - -

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 1486 1446 1314
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 96.27% 95.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1053 926 821
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £216 £225 £210
90th Percentile £525 £550 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 52 65
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.63% -1.67% +7.64%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.29 £10.73
90th Percentile £39.50 £27.42 £42.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +15.83% -11.76% +5.07%

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Developer in the job title as a percentage 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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 19 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (63.16%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
6 9 (47.37%) ETL
6 9 (47.37%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) MDX
7 6 (31.58%) Power BI
8 5 (26.32%) Tableau
8 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
9 4 (21.05%) Data Management
9 4 (21.05%) Finance
9 4 (21.05%) Complex ETL
9 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
10 3 (15.79%) PowerPivot
10 3 (15.79%) Analytics
11 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
11 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
11 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (10.53%) Retail
11 2 (10.53%) OLAP
11 2 (10.53%) ERP
11 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
11 2 (10.53%) Oracle

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
4 9 (47.37%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (31.58%) Power BI
6 3 (15.79%) PowerPivot
7 2 (10.53%) OLAP
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
8 1 (5.26%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (5.26%) Pentaho
8 1 (5.26%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (5.26%) QlikView
8 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
8 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) MDX
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Life Science
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (47.37%) ETL
3 4 (21.05%) Complex ETL
3 4 (21.05%) Data Management
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) Information Governance
5 2 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Tableau
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle