Period
to 23 February 2020

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £520 per day in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 23 February 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
London > Central London
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 167 197 204
Rank change year-on-year +30 +7 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 57 86 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.98% 0.97% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.02% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 71 70
Central London median daily rate £520 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £400 £350 £375
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
London median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - £24.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. 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
Central London
Contract vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 5,453 8,423 8,507
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.36% 94.92% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,094 6,425 6,627
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £288 £306 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 94 126
Central London median hourly rate £22.33 £18.70 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.41% +0.54% +6.47%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.76 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.86 £36.46 £40.38
London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% -2.33%

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Central London

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Central London

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in Central London over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in Central London

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in Central London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Central London

Business Intelligence Developer
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer within the Central London region over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +42 48 £520 +13.97% 25
City of Westminster - 1 £350 -
Business Intelligence Developer
London

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Central London region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (68.42%) SQL
3 36 (63.16%) Power BI
3 36 (63.16%) Power Platform
4 29 (50.88%) SQL Server
4 29 (50.88%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (50.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (36.84%) Finance
6 21 (36.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (28.07%) ETL
7 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
8 13 (22.81%) Dashboard Development
9 12 (21.05%) Tableau
10 11 (19.30%) T-SQL
11 10 (17.54%) QA
11 10 (17.54%) Decision-Making
12 9 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (14.04%) Visualisation
14 7 (12.28%) Azure
14 7 (12.28%) MDX
14 7 (12.28%) Analytics
14 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Excel
14 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (12.28%) Banking
15 6 (10.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 5 (8.77%) PowerPivot
16 5 (8.77%) Asset Management
16 5 (8.77%) Python
16 5 (8.77%) ETL Development

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 2 (3.51%) SAS
1 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 36 (63.16%) Power Platform
2 7 (12.28%) Azure
3 2 (3.51%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.75%) Azure Stack
4 1 (1.75%) GCP
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Flow
4 1 (1.75%) Office 365
4 1 (1.75%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (63.16%) Power BI
2 29 (50.88%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (50.88%) SQL Server
2 29 (50.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (36.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (8.77%) PowerPivot
6 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (7.02%) QlikView
7 3 (5.26%) Spotfire
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2017
8 2 (3.51%) SSDT
9 1 (1.75%) Big Data
9 1 (1.75%) OLAP
9 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.75%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (36.84%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Front Office
3 3 (5.26%) Public Sector
4 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Law
4 2 (3.51%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Billing
5 1 (1.75%) Games
5 1 (1.75%) Local Government
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) MDX
2 3 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (3.51%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Reinsurance
3 2 (3.51%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.75%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.75%) Derivative
4 1 (1.75%) Equities
4 1 (1.75%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.75%) Online Games
4 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (28.07%) ETL
3 13 (22.81%) Dashboard Development
4 10 (17.54%) Decision-Making
5 9 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (14.04%) Visualisation
7 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.28%) Analytics
8 5 (8.77%) Asset Management
8 5 (8.77%) ETL Development
9 4 (7.02%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.02%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.26%) Change Management
10 3 (5.26%) Data Governance
10 3 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (5.26%) Machine Learning
10 3 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) SQL
2 11 (19.30%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 5 (8.77%) Python
5 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.26%) R
6 1 (1.75%) C#
6 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.75%) PMO
3 1 (1.75%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Automic
1 1 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.05%) Tableau
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) Alteryx
4 2 (3.51%) DocuSign
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) Databricks
5 1 (1.75%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow