The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 28 June 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
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 36 38
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.30% 1.44% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.49% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.88 £34.00
% change year-on-year - +29.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. 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
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 312 269 326
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 95.12% 96.76% 97.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 185 264
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £185 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.40% +8.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £19.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Cardiff

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Cardiff

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Cardiff region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Informatica
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
4 1 (25.00%) RedGate
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (25.00%) Presto
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (25.00%) Presto
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) RedGate