Period
to 20 July 2019

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £455 per day in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 193 209 212
Rank change year-on-year +16 +3 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 89 87 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.03% 0.93% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.98% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 73 44
Central London median daily rate £455 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -7.89% +7.95%
10th Percentile £354 £317 £375
90th Percentile £546 £575 £600
London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £24.50 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year -40.61% - -

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 8,169 8,883 7,318
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.37% 95.02% 96.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,313 6,874 5,530
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +8.21%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £305
90th Percentile £675 £675 £669
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 151 95
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% +5.23% -7.68%
10th Percentile £11.65 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £56.50 £35.00 £32.64
London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year -2.33% +1.18% +11.67%

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 20 July 2019.

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 20 July 2019. 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 +14 77 £463 +8.82% 34
West End of London +7 1 £263 -54.35%
City of Westminster -17 1 - -
Camden - 1 £500 -
Business Intelligence Developer
London

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 89 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 65 (73.03%) SQL
3 56 (62.92%) SQL Server
4 53 (59.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (59.55%) Power BI
4 53 (59.55%) Power Platform
5 46 (51.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (51.69%) ETL
6 42 (47.19%) Data Warehouse
6 42 (47.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 33 (37.08%) Microsoft
8 27 (30.34%) T-SQL
9 24 (26.97%) Finance
10 22 (24.72%) Visualisation
11 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Azure
12 17 (19.10%) Data Modelling
13 15 (16.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 14 (15.73%) Analytics
14 14 (15.73%) Banking
15 13 (14.61%) Investment Banking
15 13 (14.61%) Python
15 13 (14.61%) Tableau
16 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Excel
16 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 11 (12.36%) Data Analysis
17 11 (12.36%) Data Visualisation
17 11 (12.36%) Kimball Methodology
18 10 (11.24%) Dimensional Modelling
19 9 (10.11%) Azure SQL Database
19 9 (10.11%) Dashboard 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 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.12%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.25%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 53 (59.55%) Power Platform
2 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.11%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.12%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (62.92%) SQL Server
2 53 (59.55%) Power BI
2 53 (59.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (51.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (47.19%) Data Warehouse
4 42 (47.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 9 (10.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (10.11%) Cosmos DB
7 8 (8.99%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (7.87%) SQL Server 2017
9 6 (6.74%) OLAP
9 6 (6.74%) Snowflake Schema
10 5 (5.62%) Pentaho
10 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (4.49%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (4.49%) MongoDB
11 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.12%) Hudson
5 1 (1.12%) JIRA
5 1 (1.12%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 24 (26.97%) Finance
2 14 (15.73%) Banking
3 13 (14.61%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.87%) Retail
5 3 (3.37%) Marketing
5 3 (3.37%) Publishing
6 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.12%) Advertising
7 1 (1.12%) Law
7 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) .NET
2 5 (5.62%) MDX
3 2 (2.25%) SAP XI
3 2 (2.25%) XML
4 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.12%) Node.js
4 1 (1.12%) NumPy
4 1 (1.12%) Pandas
4 1 (1.12%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.49%) Reinsurance
3 3 (3.37%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.12%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.12%) Equities
5 1 (1.12%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.12%) NHS
5 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (51.69%) ETL
3 22 (24.72%) Visualisation
4 17 (19.10%) Data Modelling
5 14 (15.73%) Analytics
6 11 (12.36%) Data Analysis
6 11 (12.36%) Data Visualisation
6 11 (12.36%) Kimball Methodology
7 10 (11.24%) Dimensional Modelling
8 9 (10.11%) Dashboard Development
9 7 (7.87%) Data Science
9 7 (7.87%) Migration
10 6 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.62%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.62%) Data Migration
11 5 (5.62%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.62%) ETL Development
11 5 (5.62%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (5.62%) Problem-Solving
12 4 (4.49%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 65 (73.03%) SQL
2 27 (30.34%) T-SQL
3 15 (16.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 13 (14.61%) Python
5 7 (7.87%) C#
6 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.25%) Java
8 1 (1.12%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.12%) Perl
8 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.12%) R
8 1 (1.12%) Scala
8 1 (1.12%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (3.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (37.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.61%) Tableau
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle
4 6 (6.74%) SAP
5 4 (4.49%) Cognos
6 3 (3.37%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.25%) Google
7 2 (2.25%) IBM
7 2 (2.25%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.12%) Genesys
8 1 (1.12%) Informatica
8 1 (1.12%) Talend
8 1 (1.12%) Teradata
8 1 (1.12%) Xero