Period
to 18 July 2019

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 163 182 188
Rank change year-on-year +19 +6 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 76 74 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.14% 1.04% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.10% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 61 39
City of London median daily rate £463 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -7.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £364 £313 £373
90th Percentile £549 £575 £600
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of 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
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,244 6,717 6,175
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.88% 94.85% 95.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,855 5,288 4,741
City of London median daily rate £520 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £310
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £485
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.09% +7.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 126 77
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% +5.23% -6.47%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.63 £12.52
90th Percentile £56.50 £31.50 £30.07
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.30% +6.86% -7.89%

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 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 City of London region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 76 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (72.37%) SQL
3 49 (64.47%) SQL Server
3 49 (64.47%) Power BI
3 49 (64.47%) Power Platform
4 45 (59.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (51.32%) ETL
7 36 (47.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
8 33 (43.42%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (28.95%) T-SQL
9 22 (28.95%) Finance
10 18 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (22.37%) Visualisation
12 13 (17.11%) Analytics
12 13 (17.11%) Data Modelling
12 13 (17.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
13 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 12 (15.79%) Banking
14 11 (14.47%) Investment Banking
14 11 (14.47%) Tableau
14 11 (14.47%) Python
15 9 (11.84%) Azure SQL Database
15 9 (11.84%) Dimensional Modelling
15 9 (11.84%) Data Analysis
15 9 (11.84%) Azure Data Factory
16 8 (10.53%) Git (software)
16 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.32%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.63%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 49 (64.47%) Power Platform
2 18 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (11.84%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.32%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (64.47%) Power BI
1 49 (64.47%) SQL Server
2 45 (59.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (47.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 33 (43.42%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (11.84%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (9.21%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2017
10 5 (6.58%) Cosmos DB
10 5 (6.58%) Pentaho
10 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (3.95%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (3.95%) Looker
12 3 (3.95%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.32%) Hudson
5 1 (1.32%) JIRA
5 1 (1.32%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 22 (28.95%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Banking
3 11 (14.47%) Investment Banking
4 6 (7.89%) Retail
5 3 (3.95%) Publishing
6 2 (2.63%) Marketing
7 1 (1.32%) Advertising
7 1 (1.32%) Law
7 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) MDX
2 4 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (2.63%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.32%) NumPy
4 1 (1.32%) Pandas
4 1 (1.32%) Protocol Buffers
4 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.26%) Reinsurance
2 3 (3.95%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.32%) Equities
4 1 (1.32%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.32%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (51.32%) ETL
3 17 (22.37%) Visualisation
4 13 (17.11%) Analytics
4 13 (17.11%) Data Modelling
5 9 (11.84%) Data Analysis
5 9 (11.84%) Dimensional Modelling
6 7 (9.21%) Data Science
6 7 (9.21%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (9.21%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (7.89%) Dashboard Development
7 6 (7.89%) Migration
8 5 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.58%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.58%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.26%) ETL Development
9 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (5.26%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 55 (72.37%) SQL
2 22 (28.95%) T-SQL
3 13 (17.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 11 (14.47%) Python
5 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.95%) C#
7 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.32%) Java
7 1 (1.32%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.32%) Perl
7 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.32%) R
7 1 (1.32%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.32%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.47%) Tableau
3 7 (9.21%) Oracle
4 5 (6.58%) SAP
5 4 (5.26%) Cognos
6 3 (3.95%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.63%) IBM
8 1 (1.32%) Genesys
8 1 (1.32%) Google
8 1 (1.32%) Informatica
8 1 (1.32%) Talend
8 1 (1.32%) Xero